Eastern Kentucky 64, Kentucky 72

March 17, 2005

Post-Season NCAA Tournament

NCAA Tournament

RCA Dome (Indianapolis, Indiana) - Neutral Site

Attendance: N/A

Officials: John Higgins, Winston Stith, Bill Gracey

Team Rebounds: Eastern Kentucky (45) Kentucky (40)

Technicals: Eastern Kentucky (0) Kentucky (0)

  1 2 Final
EKU (22-9) 32 32 64
UK (26-5) 40 32 72

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
EKU 69 93.0 104.7
UK 69 104.7 93.0

Four Factors eFG% TO% OR% FTR
EKU .492 0.247 0.364 0.102
UK .529 0.204 0.290 0.353

Eastern Kentucky Colonels

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Michael Haney Starter PF 36:00 6-10 0-0 0-0 5.5 4.0 4 8 3 4 2 9 0 12
- Alonzo Hird Starter C 34:00 5-7 0-0 1-2 18.5 4.0 10 14 3 4 0 0 1 11
- Zach Ingles Starter SF 27:00 2-7 0-4 0-0 2.2 0.0 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 4
- Matt Witt Starter PG 36:00 9-21 3-8 0-0 6.5 2.0 5 7 1 3 0 4 0 21
- Jason McLeish Starter SG 37:00 1-6 0-3 5-9 2.1 2.0 0 2 1 0 2 2 0 7
- Bubba Long Bench PG 02:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 -1.2 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
- Ben Rushing Bench PG 17:00 3-5 3-3 0-0 4.5 0.0 1 1 2 3 0 2 0 9
- Darnell Dialls Bench PF 07:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 -0.2 0.0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0
- Ryan Wiersma Bench SF 04:00 0-2 0-0 0-0 -1.5 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  Team                   45            
        200 26-59 6-18 6-11 36.4 12 21 78 14 20 5 17 1 64
          44.1% 33.3% 54.5%                    

Kentucky Wildcats

# Player Status Pos Min FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A FIC Off Def Reb Ast PF STL TO BLK PTS
- Kelenna Azubuike Starter SF 32:00 6-9 1-2 3-5 13.9 2.0 4 6 1 1 2 1 0 16
- Chuck Hayes Starter PF 32:00 6-13 0-0 4-4 9.5 4.0 5 9 1 2 1 5 1 16
- Randolph Morris Starter C 22:00 3-4 0-0 2-4 9.0 1.0 4 5 0 1 1 1 2 8
- Rajon Rondo Starter SG 27:00 3-5 0-1 6-6 12.0 0.0 0 0 4 2 5 2 0 12
- Patrick Sparks Starter PG 23:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 -1.0 0.0 2 2 4 2 0 4 0 0
- Ravi Moss Bench PG 20:00 2-4 1-2 1-2 3.5 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 6
- Ramel Bradley Bench PG 03:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Lukasz Obrzut Bench C 05:00 2-2 0-0 1-1 2.1 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5
- Bobby Perry Bench PF 11:00 2-6 0-2 1-2 0.0 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 5
- Sheray Thomas Bench PF 09:00 2-3 0-0 0-2 2.8 1.0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
- Joe Crawford Bench SG 16:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 2.2 1.0 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 0
  Team                   40            
        200 26-51 2-11 18-26 54.0 9 22 71 11 11 9 14 4 72
          51.0% 18.2% 69.2%                    

Eastern Kentucky Colonels Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Matt Witt
14.4p, 1.9r, 6.3a
Jason McLeish
8.8p, 2.2r, 1.7a
Zach Ingles
11.7p, 2.6r, 1.7a
Michael Haney
13.5p, 8.4r, 2.3a
Alonzo Hird
9.3p, 8.9r, 0.8a
Rotation Ben Rushing
6.9p, 0.8r, 0.9a
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lim PT Bubba Long
1.3p, 0.9r, 0.7a
 
 
Ryan Wiersma
3.1p, 2.7r, 0.4a
Darnell Dialls
2.5p, 2.6r, 0.2a
 
 

Kentucky Wildcats Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters Patrick Sparks
11.3p, 2.2r, 3.8a
Rajon Rondo
7.6p, 2.9r, 3.5a
Kelenna Azubuike
14.9p, 4.8r, 1.4a
Chuck Hayes
10.8p, 8.3r, 2.2a
Randolph Morris
8.7p, 4r, 0.7a
Rotation Ravi Moss
3.8p, 1.9r, 0.8a
Joe Crawford
3.1p, 1.7r, 0.3a
 
 
Bobby Perry
3.7p, 2.3r, 0.1a
 
 
Lim PT Ramel Bradley
4.8p, 1.8r, 1.4a
 
 
 
 
Sheray Thomas
1.3p, 1.3r, 0.2a
Lukasz Obrzut
1.2p, 0.5r, 0.3a

Eastern Kentucky Colonels Leaders

MPG Matt Witt 33.0
FG% Alonzo Hird .655
3P% Ben Rushing .466
FT% Austin Newton 1.000
ORPG Alonzo Hird 2.9
DRPG Alonzo Hird 6.0
RPG Alonzo Hird 8.9
SPG Michael Haney 1.5
APG Matt Witt 6.3
BPG Alonzo Hird 1.5
PPG Matt Witt 14.4

Kentucky Wildcats Leaders

MPG Chuck Hayes 29.4
FG% Shagari Alleyne .659
3P% Preston LeMaster .667
FT% Lukasz Obrzut .769
ORPG Chuck Hayes 3.2
DRPG Chuck Hayes 5.1
RPG Chuck Hayes 8.3
SPG Rajon Rondo 2.5
APG Patrick Sparks 3.8
BPG Shagari Alleyne 1.6
PPG Kelenna Azubuike 14.9

Today's Games

(1) Illinois 67
Fairleigh Dickinson 55

(5) Wake Forest 70
Chattanooga 54

(7) Kentucky 72
Eastern Kentucky 64

(8) Washington 88
Montana 77

(9) Arizona 66
Utah State 53

(10) Gonzaga 74
Winthrop 64

(14) Boston College 85
Pennsylvania 65

(17) Oklahoma 84
Niagara 67

(18) Utah 60
UTEP 54

(21) Alabama 73
Milwaukee 83

(22) Pacific 79
Pittsburgh 71

(23) Cincinnati 76
Iowa 64

(24) Texas Tech 78
UCLA 66