This team hasn’t been known as a great free-throw shooting team this season, but over the last few games, the team has shown some improvement in that aspect.
Last night, the Kentucky Wildcats had one of its best free-throw shooting performances in program history.
According to Corey Price, the Wildcats had their best free throw shooting game on the road in the SEC in program history.
Kentucky tonight had their best free-throw shooting performance in an SEC road game (min. 25 att.) in school history (96%)— Corey Price (@coreyp08) February 18, 2021
The Wildcats’ lone miss was from Isaiah Jackson, who hit 5/6 from the line. Five other Wildcats shot free throw Wednesday night,
Kentucky needed a strong free throw shooting performance down the stretch to secure the victory.
And as many close games as this team plays, hopefully they carry that success into the coming games.
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I'm convinced Jacob Toppin is going to be very good before he leaves Kentucky.— Shawn Smith (@gbbcountry) February 18, 2021
There’s a lot of potential in that kid, and he’s already showing a lot of good things.
The coaches had to like what they saw from Toppin in the second half.
It’s a fine line to walk.
Really good to see the Cats making free throws down the stretch.
Top players are still interested in the blue bloods.
After 5 years, his career is coming to a finish.
Boston and Jackson crack the top 50.
14 years. $340M.