*After UofL went down 43-25, the Cards out-scored UNC 53-25 the rest of the way to secure the victory.
*Trez looked more like his old self, going beast mode and posting 22 points and 15 rebounds – in 44 minutes.
*Terry didn’t shoot the ball well (6-20) but he went 8-12 from the free throw line and grabbed 10 boards to go with 22 points.
*Chris had another solid ACC outing, scoring 17 points, grabbing 5 boards, and handing out 4 assists.
*UofL was getting out-rebounded 27-15 at halftime. The Cards ended up winning the battle of the boards, 46-44.
*Mangok gave the Cards a great boost off the bench, bringing a ton of energy while adding 4 points and 6 rebounds.
*Shaqquan Aaron played 14 minutes and scored 5 points while Blackshear disappeared. However, Wayne hit a huge 3 in OT to put the Cards up 5, essentially sealing the game.
*This was Louisville’s first win over North Carolina since 1999. UofL trails in the all-time series, 10-4.
*Since was Coach Pitino’s first win ever against North Carolina.
*Louisville (18-3, 6-2) will play at Miami (14-6, 4-3) on Tuesday and at Virginia (19-1, 7-1) on Saturday.