Kentucky Preview

The Tar Heels, coming off of their first win of the season, face a daunting task on Saturday afternoon. Carolina travels to Lexington, Ky. for a 4:00 p.m. tipoff against the No. 11-ranked Wildcats at Rupp Arena. The game will be aired nationally on CBS.

North Carolina (1-3) at Kentucky (4-1)
4:00 p.m.

Gameday Links:
Raleigh N&O - Life in the fish bowl
Durham H-S - Role reversal in UNC-Kentucky rematch
Charlotte Observer - Doherty turns to freshman at point
Greensboro N&R - Cats know Heels' pain
Louisville C-J - 'UNC' all psyching Wildcats need today
Lexington H-L - With Tar Heels in town, UK's stars looking to shine
Lexington H-L - Smith might use Hawkins as a boost off the bench

Friday Links:
Raleigh N&O - Heels will stand pat for Wildcats
Greensboro N&R - Heels usually find way to save season
Lexington Herald-Leader - Tar Heels learning lessons in losses
AP - Wildcats Know Tar Heels Are Tough
TarHeelBlue - Pregame Notes
UK Athletics - Pregame Notes
UK Athletics - UK Pregame Quotes

Previewing Kentucky

Injury Note: Jason Parker, a 6-8, 253-pound power forward from Charlotte, N.C., is sidelined with a torn ACL and could miss the entire season. Parker averaged 8.6 points and 4.7 rebounds last season, earning All-SEC Freshmen Team honors.

11/15 - W. Kentucky, L 64-52 (link)
11/16 - Marshall, W 90-73 (link)
11/24 - Morehead State, W 94-75 (link)
11/28 - Kent State, W 82-68 (link)
12/5 - VMI, W 99-57 (link)

Keith Bogans, 17.3
Tayshaun Prince, 15.3
Cliff Hawkins, 12.8

Bogans, 6.0
Chuck Hayes, 4.8

Hawkins, 3.5
Bogans, 3.3

Prince, 32.1
Bogans, 31.0

Kentucky Roster
Kentucky Team Stats

Keith Bogans

Tayshaun Prince

Cliff Hawkins

Tubby Smith

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