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ESPN Releases 2nd Half Prediction For Kentucky-Davidson

One of the most-popular upset picks of the 2018 NCAA Tournament's first round was No. 12 seed Davidson over No. 5 seed Kentucky.

Davidson is a lovable team and there's usually at least one 12 over 5 upset in the first round. Many thought this would be it.

Through 20 minutes, though, it doesn't look like that's going to be happening.

Kentucky's size and athleticism has just been too much for Davidson to handle. UK has a nice lead going into the second half.

The Wildcats lead the other Wildcats, 34-24, with 20 minutes to play.

Will Kentucky be able to hang on in the second half? ESPN thinks so.

Here's the Worldwide Leader's prediction for the second half.

Kentucky has a 88.6 percent chance to win the game. That's according to ESPN's Basketball Power Index.

Kentucky win probability vs. Davidson.

Who are you taking in the second half?

The game is being televised on CBS. The second half should begin momentarily.