The Wildcats will play Northern Kentucky on Friday (March 17, 2017) in Indianapolis. Their first-round game will tip shortly after the conclusion of the Dayton – Wichita State game (approximately 9:40 p.m. ET) on CBS.
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Kentucky men’s basketball extended its national record for most NCAA Tournament appearances to 56 on Sunday (March 12), as the team was selected as the No. 2 seed in the South Region.
Earning a No. 2 seed for the seventh time in program history, Kentucky enters the NCAA Tournament fresh off an 82-65 win over Arkansas (25-9) to seize the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship. The victory was UK’s 11th straight, which ties for the fifth-longest winning streak in the country entering the tournament.