The 11th ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team will open their 2020 season hosting Murray State at Memorial Coliseum. This will mark the 15th meeting between Kentucky and Murray. Kentucky has a 14-0 record against the Racers; this includes a 6-0 record of the games played in Lexington. This is their third matchup since 1994, and their first time these two meet for a season opener. Their last meeting in Memorial Coliseum was December 31, 2018 where the Wildcats had an 88-49 victory, including 25 points from Rhyne Howard, where she had 5 3 pointers.
The Wildcats are 38-8 overall in their season openers, this includes 11 in a row. Last year Kentucky defeated Mount St. Mary’s 67-44 in their season opener. The Cats are 42-4 overall in season openers and this includes 11 in a row.
You can follow on ukathletics.com for the score as this game is on SEC Network+. The Lady Cats and Lady Racers tip off at 1 p.m. ET.