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ESPN Computer's Prediction For Kentucky-UNC

Kentucky and North Carolina players fighting for a loose ball.

LEXINGTON, KY - DECEMBER 13: Dakari Johnson #44 of the Kentucky Wildcats and Justin Jackson #44 of the North Carolina Tar Heels battle for a loose ball during the game at Rupp Arena on December 13, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Two of the most storied programs in college basketball history will face off this Saturday when Kentucky and North Carolina meet at the CBS Sports Classic in Chicago.

The Tar Heels and Wildcats are two of the four teams in the event. Ohio State and UCLA are matching up in the other part of the doubleheader.

Kentucky and UNC have played a number of classic games against each other in the last few years, including in the 2017 Elite Eight, when Luke Maye beat the buzzer to send the Tar Heels to the Final Four.

Who will win on Saturday? ESPN's computer has made its prediction.

UNC is a heavy favorite on a neutral court, according to the BPI.

ESPN BPI prediction.

Kentucky and UNC will tip off at 5:15 p.m. ET on Saturday.

CBS will broadcast the game.