LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -John Wall scored 19 points and No. 3 Kentucky pulled away in the second half for an 86-73 victory over Long Beach State on Wednesday.
DeMarcus Cousins shook off early foul trouble to finish with 15 points and 10 rebounds as the Wildcats (13-0) continued their best start in more than 30 years.
The Wildcats, who celebrated the program's 2,000th victory on Monday night, led 58-55 before using their size to outmuscle the 49ers down the stretch.
Stephan Gilling and Larry Anderson led the 49ers (6-6) with 15 points each.
No. 14 Georgetown 86, Harvard 70
WASHINGTON (AP) - Chris Wright scored a career-high 34 points and Greg Monroe added 16 points and 16 rebounds for Georgetown, which used a half-ending 11-0 run to break open a tight game.
Wright is the first Georgetown player to reach 30 in a game since Jeff Green against Notre Dame in the Big East tournament in March 2007.
Austin Freeman scored 21 for Georgetown (9-1), playing its first game since its first loss of the season, 61-57 to Old Dominion on Saturday.
5 points for Harvard (7-3).
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