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Kentucky to face UT-Arlington as Keightly Classic continues

(RNN) - Kentucky faces UT Arlington on Tuesday, Nov. 19 as the Keightley Classic continues.

The Wildcats are coming off an opening-round 87-49 revenge win over Robert Morris, the team that beat the Wildcats in last year's National Invitational Tournament. The Wildcats stared five freshmen for the first time in program history.

Frosh Aaron Harrison scored 28 to lead that effort. Julius Randle continues to amaze, averaging 20.5 points and 14.5 rebounds per game. He has pulled down double-figure rebounds in all four games this year.

UT-Arlington takes a 2-2 record into Lexington against Kentucky on Tuesday, Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. ET. They have beaten Samford and Howard Payne, lost to Boise State and Cleveland State.

Senior guard Roger Deger scores 26 points per game and had 35 against Howard Payne. Brandon Edwards averages 17.5 points and 11.3 rebounds per game.

The game will be broadcast by Time Warner on CSS.

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