Kentucky Kings Advance Over The Citi Team

The #4 Kentucky Kings jumped out to an early lead and never looked back, defeating #13 The Citi Team, 94-72 (BOX SCORE), in Round 1 of the South Regional. The Kings, who will play at 11 a.m. on Sunday, were paced by 23 points apiece from Erving Walker and Jeremy Evans. Scotty Hopson added 19 points. The Kings shot 59% from the field for the game, including 62% in the second half. The Citi Team, who advanced via the Jamboree, were led by Anthony Gurley’s 16 points. Joel Smith recorded 15 points and Doug Thomas added 14 points.