North Carolina is all that stands in the way between Kentucky and the Final Four. Earlier this season, Kentucky defeated North Carolina in what might have been the best regular season College Basketball game in recent memory.
Big Blue History, an impressive collection and analysis of statistics, went through and found out what Kentucky’s record is in Tournament games that is a rematch from earlier in the season, in which Kentucky won the first meeting (Updated). Overall, Kentucky is 13-4 in these games.
Games Kentucky won the rematch:
Games Kentucky lost the rematch:
Looking more specifically, Coach Cal’s record is 3-1 in these games, with all four being ones that all Kentucky fans can remember.
It also might be worth mentioning this statistic:
Kentucky has never lost in the Memphis area. Go Cats! #BeatUNC