Two UK Basketball Games Selected for ESPN
Feb. 21, 2014
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky's home game vs. Arkansas slated for Thursday, Feb. 27 and its away game at South Carolina on March 1 have officially been selected for live broadcasts on ESPN.
Both games were originally set to air live on either ESPN or ESPN2.
Tip-off with Arkansas is scheduled for 7 p.m. ET in Rupp Arena. Tip-off against South Carolina is scheduled for 6 p.m. ET at Colonial Life Arena in Columbia.
The game between the two squads will mark the second of two regular season matchups this season. The Razorbacks claimed an 87-85 last second overtime victory over the Cats on Jan. 14, in Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, Ark.
Freshman Andrew Harrison hit a 3-pointer with less than three seconds left to force overtime and James Young's 3-pointer at the top of the key tied the game late in the overtime period before the Razorbacks won on the last-second put-back.
The matchup with the Gamecocks will mark the lone regular season game of the season between the two squads.
Kentucky returns to action on Saturday, Feb. 22 at 4 p.m. ET in Rupp Arena. UK welcomes LSU for the second of two regular season matchups this season between the Cats and Tigers. The game will air live on ESPN.