Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 2021-07-20 13:14:21 –
Lexington, Kentucky — In early January, it was announced that Kentucky would face Ohio State University in the CBS Sports Classic. Now, it’s revealed that this year’s Classic will take place on December 18th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Tickets for CBS Sports Classic will be open to the public on Wednesday, July 28, at 1:00 pm EST. https://www.t-mobilearena.com/ Or https://www.cbssportsclassic.com/landing/index.. Fans interested in attending the event can register to receive direct email alerts regarding ticket news and other event updates. https://www.cbssportsclassic.com/tickets.. Fans enrolled in these ticket alerts are eligible for exclusive pre-sale access.
In this year’s classic, North Carolina faces UCLA at 3:00 pm Eastern Standard Time, followed by Ohio to Kentucky. CBS Sports Classic was previously played at T-Mobile Arena in 2016 and 2019.
North Carolina is 5-2 in the CBS Sports Classic game, Ohio is 4-3, Kentucky is 3-4, and UCLA is 2-5. This series of matches was last featured in the 2019 CBS Sports Classic, with Tar Heels defeating Bruins 74-64 and Buckeyes knocking out Wildcats 71-65. The 2020 edition of the Classic was staged at Cleveland’s Rocket Mote Gauge Fieldhouse, where Ohio defeated UCLA 77-70 and North Carolina knocked out Kentucky 75-63.
History of CBS Sports Classic at T-Mobile Arena
December 21, 2019
Ohio 71, Kentucky 65
North Carolina 74, UCLA 64
December 17, 2016
UCLA 86, Ohio 73
Kentucky 103, North Carolina 100