Mar 1, 2012; Lexington, KY, USA; Kentucky Wildcats forward Anthony Davis (23) shoots the ball over Georgia Bulldogs forward Donte Williams (15) during the first half at Rupp Arena. Kentucky defeated Vanderbilt 83-74. Mandatory Credit: Mark Zerof-US PRESSWIRE

Georgia Vs. Kentucky: Wildcats Hammer Bulldogs, 79-49

Donte Williams finished with 17 points but Georgia fell to Kentucky by a lopsided score of 79-49.

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Georgia Vs. Kentucky Final Score: Bulldogs Hammered By Wildcats 79-49

The Kentucky Wildcats are ranked No. 1 in the country for a reason. The Georgia Bulldogs found out all of those reasons Thursday night as they were hammered by the Wildcats 79-49 at Rupp Arena.

The Wildcats dominated in every facet of the game holding the Bulldogs to just 34 percent shooting while hitting 49 percent themselves. Georgia connected on 3-19 shots from beyond-the-arc while Kentucky was 15-27.

Darius Miller hit five threes for the Wildcats and finished with a game-high 17 points. Doron Lamb pitched in 13 points off the bench while Michael Kidd-Gilchrist added 12. Anthony Davis finished with nine points, eight rebounds and three blocks on the night.

If there was a silver lining for Georgia in the game it was the play of Donte Williams who finished with 17 points, six rebounds and two blocks. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope added nine points and Dustin Ware had seven for the Bulldogs.

Kentucky improves to 29-1 on the season and a perfect 15-0 in SEC play. Georgia falls to 13-16 with a 4-11 conference mark.

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Georgia Vs. Kentucky Score: Bulldogs Trailing Wildcats 37-19 At Halftime

The Kentucky Wildcats closed the half on a big run to take a 37-19 lead over the Georgia Bulldogs at halftime. The undermanned Bulldogs have to be nearly perfect against a team like Kentucky and can't afford to blink or risk giving up a big run of points.

Offensively Georgia was at a distinct disadvantage against Kentucky's pressure defense and size inside. The Bulldogs hit just 8-28 shots from the field and were 0-10 from three-point range. Four different players finished with four points each with Gerald Robinson and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope combining to hit just 3-15 shots in the first half.

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist leads Kentucky with nine points while Terrence Jones added seven points and seven rebounds off the bench. Darius Miller has six and Anthony Davis five for Kentucky.

For more on the Georgia Bulldogs, check out Dawg Sports. For news on Kentucky, visit A Sea Of Blue. For the latest on everything in college hoops, head over to SB Nation's college basketball page.

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Georgia Vs. Kentucky: Game Preview, TV Info And More

Georgia will look to take the momentum of a huge upset over Florida into Rupp Arena, facing the No. 1 Kentucky Wildcats.

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