1 — Where Arkansas ranks nationally in three-point defense, limiting opponents to just 22.9% from behind the three-point line. They aren’t much worse inside the line, ranked 35th in the country at two-point defense, holding opponents to 53.9%.
3 — The projected margin of victory for Arkansas according to KenPom. His metric gives the Cats a 42% chance to win. ESPN’s BPI only gives UK a 34.5% chance to win at Bud Walton.
4 — UK’s big four all average 13 points per game. Arkansas also has four players averaging in double figures.
6 — Years since Kentucky has lost at Bud Walton. Julius Randle and Co. fell 87-85 in OT thanks to a Michael Qualls tip-slam at the horn.
.500 — The Kentucky-Arkansas series is evenly split at seven wins apiece when played at Bud Walton Arena.
15 — Kentucky has given up more than 15 offensive rebounds in three of the last five games.
16 — Three-pointers Immanuel Quickley has made over the last five games, averaging 19 points per game during that stretch. He’s made ten of his last 13 attempts from long range.
52-13 — Kentucky’s record under John Calipari following a loss.