LEXINGTON – The University of Kentucky men’s basketball home game versus NJIT on Nov. 14 has been moved to an 8 p.m. tipoff. The game was originally slated for a 7 p.m. start, but officials have pushed back the start time an hour to accommodate fans who are watching the 4 p.m. Kentucky football game versus Vanderbilt.
Rupp Arena doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
Upper-level tickets for the game are still available for $47. Tickets can be purchased through the following options: Ticketmaster.com; Calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000; Statewide Ticketmaster outlets; Calling (800-928-2287) or visiting the UK Ticket Office (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.); Calling (859-233-3535) or visiting the Rupp Arena Box Office (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.).
Kentucky and NJIT will meet for the first time in program history in UK’s second game in as many days. The Highlanders are coming off of a 21-12 overall season and an appearance in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament.
The game will air live on SEC Network + available only online or through the WatchESPN app.