Forward Juan Palacios continued to shoot well. The junior hit three 3-pointer's and scored 16 points in the win. He is averaging 18.5 points per game in his last two outings.
U of L head coach Rick Pitino notched career win #484. Pitino moved into a tie for sixth place for the best start by a coach through 21 seasons. Pitino is tied with former Georgetown head coach John Thompson. Both have an identical 484-178 career record.
Defensively, the Cardinals forced 20 UConn turovers. It's the sixth time U of L has forced 20 or more turnovers this season and they are now a perfect 6-0 in those games.
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