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Cats show a bit of Memorial Magic in UNLV win

UK fans honor St. "Patrick" during UNLV game

Fans, players and coaches saw an all too familiar scene when UNLV trimmed Kentucky's 20 point second half lead to a mere three points, when UNLV's Joe Darger nailed a three-point shot with four minutes to play on Monday night. This game turned out far differently than other close games this season.

Yes, it was the first round of the NIT, and yes, the Cats should not have lost the twenty point lead they had built in the second half. However, unlike other games this season where UK held a close lead late in the game, or were within striking distance late in the game, on this night the Wildcats would finish strong. Following Joe Darger's three the Wildcats went on a 10-3 run to finish the... Recommended Stories

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