April 1, 1996: Kentucky turns to 3-pointers to earn 6th NCAA title

 

Derek Anderson and Walter McCarty
and Walter McCarty - photo by Jim Mone | AP

hit seven three-pointers and scored 24 points, and freshman came off the bench to score 20 to allow to put the exclamation mark on his epic rebuilding job at by leading the school from probation to its first title in 18 years. 

Read article.