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Highlights and Box Score From Kentucky Getting Revenge on Florida

NCAA Basketball: Florida at Kentucky Mark Zerof-USA TODAY Sports

Oh how sweet revenge can taste.

After getting walloped by Florida in Gainesville, the Cats got some payback with a 76-66 win in Rupp Arena. That came without star point guard De’Aaron Fox, who missed the game due to a knee injury.

But Malik Monk more than made up for Fox’ absence. The freshman shooting guard from Arkansas finished with a game-high 33 points on 9-of-18 shooting to go with five dimes and four boards.

Speaking of rebounds, Kentucky was dominated in the first matchup by a 4-29 margin on the boards. This time, the Cats controlled the glass with a 48-30 advantage. Bam Adebayo grabbed 15 of them in addition to 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting.

Here is the final box score:

Here are the highlights from win No. 24 for Kentucky:

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