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Kentucky travels to Gainesville to face No. 1 Florida – all you need to know

The Kentucky Wildcats hope to stop the top-ranked Florida Gators from becoming the first team to go 18-0 in the SEC.

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Kentucky has compiled a perfect regular-season record 15 times in its illustrious history.

Florida is a win away from going undefeated in SEC play for the program's first time and achieve something no Kentucky team has ever accomplished.

In the final home game for what will go down as one of the best senior classes in school history, the top-ranked Gators look to become the first team to go 18-0 in the SEC as they face the 25th-ranked Wildcats on Saturday.

Florida (28-2, 17-0) is not only riding a school-record 22-game win streak, but also a 32-game home win streak, and is projected to be a No. 1 seed for the NCAA tournament. Although the team has already wrapped the SEC crown and has its sights set on much bigger goals, it's unlikely to overlook its regular-season finale.

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On This Day In UK Basketball History

On February 27, 1956, Kentucky scored 143 points against Georgia for the most points ever scored by a Kentucky team in a single game.

 

On February 27, 1956, Kentucky made 60 field goals against Georgia for the most field goals ever made in a single game by a Kentucky team.

 

On February 27, 2016, freshman Jamal Murray scored 33 points at Vanderbilt.

 

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