UK Men's Basketball

Box score from Kentucky’s 92-72 win over Auburn

Wenyen Gabriel's confidence is coming back

Kentucky freshman Wenyen Gabriel talks about his confidence level after grabbing 16 rebounds in win over Auburn.
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Kentucky freshman Wenyen Gabriel talks about his confidence level after grabbing 16 rebounds in win over Auburn.

The University of Kentucky men’s basketball team improved to 15-2 overall and 5-0 in Southeastern Conference play with a 92-72 victory over Auburn in Rupp Arena on Saturday afternoon.

Next up for the sixth-ranked Wildcats is a visit to Mississippi State on Tuesday night.

Kentucky’s statistical leaders in Saturday’s game:

Points: Malik Monk, 24

Rebounds: Wenyen Gabriel, 16

Assists: Malik Monk, 6

Steals: Isaiah Briscoe, De’Aaron Fox, Wenyen Gabriel, 1

Blocks: Bam Adebayo, 3

Turnovers: Isaiah Briscoe, 4

Minutes played: Malik Monk, 36

Click here to view a complete statistics report from the game.

Click here to view Kentucky’s 2016-17 statistics.

Click here to view Kentucky’s 2016-17 schedule.

Click here to view scores from around the nation.

Click here to view the SEC standings.

Kentucky senior Mychal Mulder says he is becoming more comfortable playing forward. Mulder scored 12 points in UK's win over Auburn.

Kentucky Coach John Calipari talks about his team's lapses in 92-72 win over Auburn.

Auburn Coach Bruce Pearl and Kentucky Coach John Calipari, rivals for a lot of years, talked about their relationship after UK's 92-72 win on Saturday.

Auburn basketball coach Bruce Pearl talks to media after his team's 92-72 loss at No. 6 Kentucky.

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