Follow along Thursday night as Jennifer Smith of the Lexington Herald-Leader and Kentucky.com provides live updates from courtside as the University of Kentucky women’s basketball team takes on Oklahoma University in Memorial Coliseum.
The game, part of the SEC/Big 12 Challenge, is scheduled to tip off at 7 p.m.
Kentucky (5-1) is led in scoring by seniors Makayla Epps (17.2 points per game) and Evelyn Akhator (16.8). Akhator also leads the Wildcats in rebounding at 11.7 per game.
Oklahoma (5-0) is led in scoring by senior guard Peyton Little, who averages 12.6 point per game.
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Oklahoma and Kentucky are meeting for just the fourth time ever in women’s basketball. Kentucky leads the series 2-1. The Cats won the most recent meeting, 79-58, in the second round of last season’s NCAA Tournament in Memorial Coliseum.
The game is being televised live on the SEC Network and is also available online at WatchESPN.com.