OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Chris Warren rattled in a 25-footer over
two defenders with 2.9 seconds remaining and Mississippi beat No.
10 Kentucky 71-69 on Tuesday night.
Warren, who scored 22 points, hit the high-arcing shot to give
the Rebels their first victory over a top 10 team during the
five-year tenure of coach Andy Kennedy.
Warren finished 9 of 15 from the field, including 4 of 7 from
Terrance Jones scored 22 points and Doron Lamb added 20 for the
Wildcats, who rallied from an 11-point second-half deficit to take
the late lead. Lamb missed a running 3-pointer at the buzzer.
Ole Miss (14-8, 2-5 Southeastern Conference) got 16 points from
Zach Graham and 12 each from Reggie Buckner and Terrance Henry.
Kentucky (16-5, 4-3) had a huge advantage in the all-time series
coming into Tuesday, winning 96 of 108 games, including 25 of 34 in
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