All in all, despite this being a “down” year for Kentucky basketball, we’re right on line with the rest of college basketball. According to the numbers, your Wildcats are actually contributing to a historically great basketball season.
And 3-point percentage is the highest it’s been since the line was moved to its current location 10 seasons ago.
College basketball has been incredibly weird this season.
We’ve seen more top ten and top 25 losses in the history of the sport, with blue blood programs Kentucky, Duke, North Carolina, and Kansas combining for 26 losses on the year.
They are also shooting 69% from the free-throw line on 623 total attempts.
UK players have committed 477 total fouls, good for 131st-most in the entire nation and an average of 19 fouls per contest, less than one above the national average.