An early look at the Kentucky-UCLA rematch

03/20/2017 07:45 PM

Kentucky is looking for revenge on Friday as they face UCLA in the Sweet 16.

The Bruins handed the Wildcats their first loss of the season back on December 3, beating them 97-92 at Rupp Arena. Six UCLA players scored in double figures and they shot 53 percent from the floor as a team in the win.

Both teams have grown a lot since then and this is shaping up to be the premier matchup of all the Sweet 16 games. Lachlan McLean of ESPN 680 joins KSTV to take an early look at what it will take for Kentucky to beat UCLA on Friday.

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton is a Producer for Spectrum News. He graduated with a Journalism degree from the University of Kentucky and he lives and breathes UK Basketball, making him the perfect fit to produce KSTV. That’s Kentucky’s only nightly half-hour show dedicated solely to UK sports. You can watch it weeknights at 7:30 and 11 on Spectrum News. Follow Clayton on twitter @ClaySTV1 to stay updated on the latest UK Basketball and recruiting news or to follow his amateur competitive eating endeavors. He once ate thirteen cheese Coney hot dogs in one sitting…on his lunch break.

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