Kentucky has confirmed another game for their 2020 non conference schedule. Kentucky will take on UCLA in the 2020 CBS Sports Classic in Cleveland this year. The game is scheduled for December 19th at 4:15 p.m. ET on CBS.
Kentucky is 1-1 against UCLA in the CBS Sports Classic, but are 3-3 overall in the CBS Sports Classic. Kentucky is 8-7 all time against UCLA, but the Bruins have won 3 out of four in the series.
This marks the seventh CBS Sports Classic, but this is the first time ever it will take place in Cleveland. Previous locations have been Chicago in 2014 & 2018, Brooklyn in 2015, Las Vegas in 2016 & last year’s Classic in 2019, and New Orleans back in 2017.
Future matchups for Kentucky in the CBS Sports Classic will include North Carolina on December 18, 2021 and then Ohio State on December 17, 2022. Locations for these matchups are still to be determined.
Fan attendance for the CBS Sports Classic is continued to be evaluated to keep the fans and everyone involved safe is a top priority, any and all guidelines or fan attendance policies will follow along the outlined guidelines in the Responsible Restart Ohio plan. Announcements related to fan attendance will be released closer to time.
Kentucky plans on releasing their full non conference slate once everything is sorted out on the schedule since they had to revise it due to the NCAA’s start on the season for November 25th. They are hopeful to honor as many of its previously announced games. Be on the lookout for when they release the full non conference schedule.