South Carolina will host its first of two ranked opponents in consecutive games as the Gamecocks welcome No. 17 Kentucky to Colonial Life Arena on Saturday night in the teams' only matchup this season. The Wildcats won last season's only meeting, 77-55, in Lexington, Ky., on Feb. 5, 2013. Saturday's contest will broadcast on ESPN.
Date: Saturday, March 1, 2014
Tipoff: 6 p.m. ET
Location: Columbia, S.C.
Arena: Colonial Life Arena (18,000)
Series: Kentucky leads series 47-10
Last Meeting: Kentucky win, 77-55, on Feb. 5, 2013
Talent: Mark Jones (pxp), Jimmy Dykes (analyst)
Radio: Gamecock Radio Network/107.5 The Game in Columbia
Sirius: 91 XM: 91
Talent: Andy Demetra (pxp), Casey Manning (analyst)