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Murphy Holloway

It was everything 16th-ranked Ole Miss didn't need to happen in its 87-74 loss to unranked Kentucky.

The Rebels had gotten to 17-2 and 6-0 in Southeastern Conference play by being better than the teams they played and by making things happen at the end of games. Against Kentucky, the Rebels met an improving and talented Wildcat team now 14-6 and 5-2 and playing better. They didn't need the Wildcats to play what could arguably be their best game of the season. But they did. And the rave... Recommended Stories