Kentucky-North Carolina Renew Rivalry Next Season
2014-15 game to be played in Rupp Arena
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The rivalry between two of the most tradition-laden basketball programs will renew next season as Kentucky and North Carolina have agreed to a two-year, home-and-home series beginning in the 2013-14 season.
The Wildcats will travel to Chapel Hill, N.C., in 2013-14 to take on the Tar Heels, and the series will return to Rupp Arena during the 2014-15 season.
Kentucky has won three of the last four meetings between the schools, while North Carolina holds a 22-13 edge in the all-time series.
Note: This now breaks up the North Carolina/Louisville games on the home schedule. Louisville comes to Rupp Arena next season while UK travels to Chapel Hill. Then in 2014-15, North Carolina comes to Rupp while UK travels to Louisville.