Field Goal %
- UK 40.7
- 48.2 UNC
Three Point %
- UK 33.3
- 28.6 UNC
- UK 17
- 9 UNC
- UK 44
- 32 UNC
- Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599
- Line: UNC -3.0
0:00 - 2nd Half
End of Game
North Carolina is 3-0 vs ranked teams and 4-2 vs unranked teams this season.
Kentucky had 30 fouls Saturday, the most the Wildcats have had since Jan. 5, 2008, against Louisville (31 fouls). North Carolina had more than double the amount of free-throw makes and attempts that Kentucky's opponents averaged entering the game.
Marcus Paige led North Carolina's strong second half, scoring 21 of his 23 after halftime. Paige was especially effective from the free-throw line, making all 10 of his attempts while his teammates shot a combined 16-of-35 (45.7%).
North Carolina had 24 points in transition Saturday, tied for its most in a game this season. Entering the game, Kentucky was allowing 8.7 points per game in transition.
Damonte Dodd and Melo Trimble connect perfectly dissecting the Northwestern defense in the first half.
Kentucky Sports Radio's Matt Jones joins The Paul Finebaum Show to discuss the Wildcats' recent win over the Volunteers and what it means for their season.
South Carolina coach Frank Martin discusses the Gamecocks' win over Mississippi State and the value of having Sindarius Thornwell on the team.