The University of Kentucky men’s basketball team improved to 9-1 with a 96-73 victory over Hofstra in the Brooklyn Hoops Winter Festival at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Sunday afternoon.
Next up for the sixth-ranked Wildcats is a trip to Las Vegas for a showdown with No. 7 North Carolina in the CBS Sports Classic on Dec. 17.
Kentucky’s statistical leaders in Sunday’s game:
Points: Malik Monk, 20
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Rebounds: Derek Willis, Bam Adebayo, 7
Assists: De’Aaron Fox, Isaiah Briscoe, Malik Monk, 4
Steals: Derek Willis, 2
Blocks: Isaac Humphries, Derek Willis, 2
Turnovers: Isaiah Briscoe, 3