Kentucky is coming off a 79-45 win over Marshall; they close out their home stretch hosting Samford at Memorial. They are also looking to remain undefeated and move to 6-0 in the season. Harlan County’s Blair Green stepped up in Kentucky’s win over Marshall with a career high 17 points.
Kentucky (5-0) shot a season-best with a 54.1 percentage from the field and they got 7 3 pointers in the game with 17 points from Blair Green, 13 points from Rhyne Howard, followed by 13 points from Dre’Una Edwards and 10 points from Olivia Owens.
Samford (1-4) finally got their first win of the season over North Alabama, but lost to Alabama, Auburn, Indiana, and UT-Martin.
This will be the fourth meeting as Kentucky has a 3-0 record, winning all three previous matchups on 12/21/2011, 90-61, 11/27/2016, 82-57, and their last meeting 12/8/2019 with a 79-49 victory. The Cats own a 17-1 overall record against the Southern Conference.
This game will be on SEC Network+ but can be watched on Watch ESPN through computers, laptops, and tablets or on ukathletics.com or the UK Athletics app for live stats and free live audio.
This Sunday at 2 p.m. ET on SEC Network+