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.
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.