Kentucky Hosts Southern Tonight at Rupp Arena: Preview, How to Watch, Listen and Follow

vs. Southern
Tues., Dec. 7 – 7:00 p.m. ET

Lexington, Ky.
Game Notes: UK (PDF) | SU (PDF)
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TV: Network
Radio: Sports Network
Live Stats
Stats SU
6-1 Record 3-5
83.6 PPG 72.0
60.4 Opp PPG 73.5
.483 FG% .436
.388 Opp FG% .439
45.8 RPG 29.7
.378 3PT FG% .383
.284 Opp 3PT FG% .337
16.2 APG 14.2
5.2 SPG 6.2
5.8 BPG 4.2

After more than a week off, returns to the court on Tuesday, hosting Southern University at Rupp Arena.

has used the time away from the court to get healthy from both injuries and illness. A number of Wildcats have been out due to one or the other over season’s first seven games.

head coach John Calipari has even shared in the illnesses.

“We are so beat up and sick, thank goodness we’re not playing,” Calipari said on Thursday. “I got the sniffles and I have a little, you know, nasal, chest. I worked out today, just trying to see if maybe that will make me feel better. But we’ve had one with mono, one with strep throat. Probably can’t give all of it, but you have guys (sick). Today’s practice will probably have seven players there and like two managers.”

Still, the Cats have posted a 6-1 record and will look for their seventh straight win against alum and his Southern team on Tuesday.

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