Wildcats Rip the Lions

Second-ranked Kentucky whips Penn State 85-47 in Hall of Fame Tip-Off action in Connecticut. Long scoreless spell in first half does in PSU.

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- Doron Lamb had 26 points and No. 2 Kentucky beat Penn State 85-47 Saturday in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off tournament in Connecticut.

Kyle Wiltjer added 19 points and Terrence Jones had 15 points, nine rebounds and five assists for Kentucky (3-0), which didn't put five players in double figures for the first time this season.

They didn't need to.

The Wildcats held Penn State without a field goal for more than 11 1/2 minutes during the first half, opening up a 34-point lead, and never looked back.

Tim Frazier had 11 points, six rebounds and six assists to lead Penn State (3-1), which had opened the season with three wins.

The Nittany Lions shot 27 percent from the field, 16 percent in the first half.

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