COL BKB: Kentucky 74, Florida 59

March 4, 2012 at 2:18 PM
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GAINESVILLE, Fla., March 4 (UPI) -- Anthony Davis was strong at both ends of the court with 22 points and 12 rebounds Sunday, powering No. 1 Kentucky to a 74-59 win over No. 13 Florida.

Terrance Jones contributed 19 points and blocked three shots for the Wildcats (30-1, 16-0 SEC), who completed a perfect SEC Conference season and stretched their nation-best winning streak to 22 games.

Marquis Teague chipped in with 12 as Kentucky set a school record for regular-season wins.

Florida (22-9, 10-6), meanwhile, stumbled to its third straight loss to close out its 2011-12 schedule.

Patric Young led the Gators with 21 points and nine rebounds while Erik Murphy chipped in with 14 and eight.

Florida dropped to the fourth seed in the upcoming SEC tournament.

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