Kentucky returns to action against Belmont – all you need to know

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Kentucky vs. Belmont
Saturday, Dec. 21 – 12:00 p.m. ET
Lexington, Ky.
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Belmont enters the matchup at Kentucky owning an 8-4 record, but the Bruins have dropped three of their last four outings. Belmont’s 2013-14 signature win was an 83-80 victory at North Carolina on Nov. 17.

The Bruins have four players averaging double-figures led by senior guard JJ Mann’s 17.7 points per game. The do-everything guard leads the team in assists, steals and rebounds on the year. Craig Bradshaw chips in 12.5 points and Blake Jenkins averages a team-high 4.8 boards per game.

Belmont averages 80.1 points per game and shoots at a .492 clip. Drew Windler is connecting from long range at a team-high .560 percentage having knocked down a squad-best 28 3-pointers on the season.

This will mark the first meeting between Belmont and Kentucky in program history.

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