LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - A date has been set for the annual Louisville and Kentucky basketball showdown.
The rivals will meet Dec. 28 at Rupp Arena, according to both programs’ Facebook pages. Tipoff time will be announced at a later date.
Both teams are getting top-five consideration in early preseason rankings.
The Cats won last year’s matchup at the KFC Yum! Center, and own a 36-16 lead in the series.
In football, the Wildcats will welcome the Cardinals to Kroger Field on Nov. 30.