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UK women's basketball to make 17 national TV appearances

Team members including Linnae Harper (15) teased head coach Matthew Mitchell during Kentucky women's basketball photo day at Joe Craft Center at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., on Sept. 2, 2015. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff
Team members including Linnae Harper (15) teased head coach Matthew Mitchell during Kentucky women's basketball photo day at Joe Craft Center at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Ky., on Sept. 2, 2015. Photo by Pablo Alcala | Staff Lexington Herald-Leader

The University of Kentucky's women's basketball games against Louisville and Duke will be televised live on the SEC Network.

The network filled in the blanks on Kentucky's 2015-16 schedule Wednesday, attaching tip-off times and TV assignments to those not previously announced.

The Louisville game is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Dec. 10. The Duke contest is Dec. 20 at 7 p.m. Both games will be played in Rupp Arena.

The Wildcats will be featured on national TV 17 times this season, including 14 times on the SEC Network, once on the Pac-12 Network, once on ESPN2 and once on either ESPN2 or ESPNU. Nine of UK's remaining 11 regular-season games will be broadcast live on SEC Network Plus, which is available online only. Kentucky's games at Northern Kentucky on Dec. 2 and Middle Tennessee State on Dec. 13 have not been picked up for broadcast.

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