Kentucky Wildcats vs. North Carolina Tar Heels

The Kentucky Wildcats and the North Carolina Tar Heels will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at United Center.

Oddsmakers opened the Tar Heels as -4.5-point favorites versus the Wildcats, while the game’s total opened at 165.

North Carolina was a 103-90 winner in their most recent outing at home against Bulldogs. They covered the -3-point spread as favorites.

Kentucky won its last outing, a 88-61 result against Utes on December 15. They covered in that game as a -15.5-point favorite.

Kentucky:
Team record: 8-2 SU,4-6 ATS
Kentucky is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 14 of Kentucky’s last 21 games
Kentucky is 3-9-2 ATS in its last 14 games when playing North Carolina

North Carolina:
Team record: 8-2 SU,5-3-2 ATS
North Carolina is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
North Carolina is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 8 of North Carolina’s last 9 games

Next up:
Kentucky at Louisville Saturday, December 29
North Carolina home to Davidson Saturday, December 29