Utah's Both Gach scored a season-high 22 points and Jayce Johnson chipped with 11 points, but it wasn't enough as the Utah Runnin' Utes fell to the No. 19/18 Kentucky Wildcats, 88-61 Saturday evening at Rupp Arena. With the loss, Utah drops to 4-5 overall on the season, while Kentucky moved to 10-2.
Utah (4-4) will hit the road one final time in non-conference play as the Utes head to Lexington, Ky., to face the No. 19/18-ranked Kentucky Wildcats (7-2) this Saturday, Dec. 15. Tip-off between the Utes and Wildcats is set for 5 p.m. ET/3 p.m. MT at Rupp Arena.
Utah (4-3) will make the very short trip downtown to take on the BYU Cougars (5-4) in the Beehive Classic/Deseret First Duel this Saturday, Dec. 8. Tip-off between the Utes and Cougars is set for 12 p.m. MT at Vivint Smart Home Arena.