COL BKB: Kentucky 69, Mississippi State 59

Feb. 8, 2014 at 4:06 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss., Feb. 8 (UPI) -- Julius Randle netted 16 points Saturday and 14th-ranked Kentucky won for the sixth time in seven games with a 69-59 over Mississippi State.

James Young scored 11 points for the Wildcats (18-5, 8-2 SEC), who claimed a third straight victory overall.

Aaron Harrison helped out with nine points, six rebounds and six assists.

Dakari Johnson chipped in nine points and eight rebounds for Kentucky.

Gavin Ware, Trivante Bloodman and Craig Sword led the Bulldogs (13-10, 3-7) with 12 points each.

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