Kentucky will play the winner of LSU-Arkansas on Friday at 1 p.m. ET in New Orleans in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament.
Willie Cauley-Stein was tired. Shoot-around was at 7 a.m. and the Cats were tipping off at noon. During the pregame meal he didn’t know how he was going to make it through the game. The No. 21/18 North Carolina Tar Heels (6-3) wished he had pressed ‘Snooze’ on his alarm.