North Carolina vs. Purdue Future: Take the Over

The state of Connecticut will be ranked No. 18 North Carolina and No. 1 in Saturday’s ranked teams battle. 6 Purdue stacks up points at Mohegan Sun in their Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament Matchup.

Purdue ranks second in the nation in points earned per possession and has scored at least 92 points in its first three games of the season, while 7-foot-4 center Zack Eve has averaged 18.7 points per game.

On the other hand, North Carolina has scored at least 83 points in its first three games, and ranks 27th in the nation in scoring on a per possession basis with five different players averaging at least 10 ppg. Guard Caleb Love leads with 19.0 ppg.

The Tar Heels are unable to hold teams on defense, ranking 224th in points allowed per possession but Purdue is ranked 61st and trades 11.1 percent of its defensive possessions, rated 351st out of 358 Division I teams.

Purdue has played a total of 30 games in its 35 neutral-court games since the start of the 2016-17 season, and these two high-octane offenses get another shootout on Saturday.

Drama: North Carolina-Purdue total, more than 141.5 points.

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