Cats expect tough test from Missouri guards

Archie Goodwin - photo by Tammie Brown |
Archie Goodwin – photo by Tammie Brown |

All eyes will be on Saturday as College Gameday comes to Lexington for ’s primetime matchup with Missouri.  It comes at a critical time for the Cats, as a win over the Tigers would go a long way to securing an Tournament birth next month.

Most look to the game as a battle of the backcourts. sophomore guard had a much-improved game against Wednesday, combining with freshman guard Archie Goodwin to go 13-23 from the field for 28 points in the win.

The Tigers boast one of the strongest backcourts in the country, with Preseason Player of the Year, Phil Pressey, and sophomore Jabari Brown, who leads the team with 14.5 points per game.

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