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.
CBS

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)

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

REBOUNDS
Bogans, 6.0
Chuck Hayes, 4.8

ASSISTS
Hawkins, 3.5
Bogans, 3.3

3-PT FG
Prince, 32.1
Bogans, 31.0

Kentucky Roster
Kentucky Team Stats


Keith Bogans


Tayshaun Prince


Cliff Hawkins


Tubby Smith


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