The freshman from Raleigh put on a show in the first half of Kentucky's 68-66 win over North Carolina, spearheading a 28-2 run that took the Wildcats from down 9-2 to up 30-11. Kentucky went into the locker room at the half up 43-28 but the game nearly got away from them with Wall in the locker room getting an IV due to cramping. Read article.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter's Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On February 23, 1970, Dan Issel scored 47 points against Alabama.
- On February 23, 2019, with an 80-53 victory over Auburn, 10th-year head coach John Calipari moves past Joe B. Hall for the second most victories by a UK head coach in program history. He trails only the Baron of the Bluegrass, Adolph Rupp.