LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Kentucky will visit rival Louisville as part of its nonconference schedule.
The Wildcats will play the Cardinals on Dec. 29 in the series' return to a Saturday date after consecutive weekday contests.
Kentucky hosts neighboring Transylvania (Oct. 26) and Indiana University-Pennsylvania (Nov. 2) in exhibitions before opening the regular season on Nov. 9 against Southern Illinois. Other home games include North Dakota (Nov. 14); VMI (Nov. 18); Winthrop (Nov. 21); and Tennessee State (Nov. 23) as part of the Ohio Valley Hardwood Showcase. Monmouth (Nov. 28) and UNC Greensboro (Dec. 1) will also visit Rupp Arena.