Kentucky takes down North Carolina, 80-72
CHICAGO (WTVQ)- The Kentucky Wildcats got their first win away from Rupp this season against the ninth-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels, 80-72.
Keldon Johnson and Reid Travis led the way, combining for 43 points. Meanwhile, Ashton Hagans was a menace on the defensive side, recording seven steals and three blocks.
The win moves the Cats to 9-2 on the season.
Next up is the Louisville Cardinals. Kentucky will travel to the KFC YUM! Center next Saturday. Tip-off is set for 2 p.m.