12/20 – Sports OT Saturday Night – Open, Kentucky vs. UCLA, John Calipari

12/20 – Sports OT Saturday Night – Open, Kentucky vs. UCLA, John Calipari


SATURDAY NIGHT THE TOP-RANKED CATS PUTS THEIR UNDEFEATED RECORD ON THE LINE. AND THEY DON’T GET MUCH OF A CHALLENGE SEE HOW THE CATS CRUSH U-C-L-A AN IN-STATE RIVALRY GAME IN BOWLING GREEN SEE HOW THE FOURTH RANKED LOUISVILLE CARDINALS FAIRED AGAINST THE WESTERN KENTUCKY HILTOPPERS PLUS HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL THE LESLIE COUNTY AND HARLAN CITY GIRLS MADE 20 THREE POINTERS LAST NIGHT BACK ON THE FLOOR TONIGHT HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE HYDEN CITIZENS BANK CLASSIC ARE YOU READY, WE’RE READY LET’S START THE SHOW WE’RE THE PINEVILLE LADY LIONS, AND SPORTS OVERTIME STARTS NOW.” WELL HELLO THERE … THIS IS THE APPALACHIAN WIRELESS SPORTS OVERTIME SATURDAY NIGHT … LAUREN CASH … JAMIE MCCRACKEN WITH YOU … THE TWO TEAMS WITH THE MOST NATIONAL TITLES IN COLLEGE BASKETBALL HISTORY MEETING UP TODAY IN CHICAGO … U-C-L-A HAS 11 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP BANNERS … KENTUCKY WITH EIGHT … 19 COMBINED CHAMPIONSHIPS … BUT THE BASKETBALL CATS COMING IN AS A HEAVY FAVORITE IN THIS ONE … KENTUCKY 11-0 … U-C-L-A 8-3 … COMING OFF A LOSS TO GONZAGA … BOTH TEAMS WITH SIX DAYS OFF SINCE ITS LAST GAME … LET’S GET OUT TO THE UNITED CENTER IN THE WINDY CITY … THE TWO MOST DECORATED PROGRAMS PLAYING IN CHICAGO TODAY FOR THE C-B-S SPORTS CLASSIC … 1-ST HALF … TREY LYLES … KNOCKIN’ DOWN THE LONG JUMPER … THE CATS START THE GAME ON A 7-0 RUN … LATER … OFF THE MISS … KENTUCKY PUSHING THE BALL UP THE COURT … AARON HARRISON … THIS ONE LOOKS GOOD RIGHT HERE … 3-BALL GOES … THAT’S STRING MUSIC … HARRISON FINISHED WITH 15- POINTS … CATS UP 16-0 … DOESN’T STOP THERE … ANOTHER BRUIN SHOOTS … ANOTHER CLANK OFF THE RIM … CATS PUSH IT UP THE OTHER WAY … AND DEVIN BOOKER … THE FRESHMAN … HITS THE CORNER THREE … MORE TRANSITION FOR KENTUCKY … DEVIN BOOKER … TO TYLER ULIS .. BACK OUT TO BOOK … LET IT RAIN … DEVIN BOOKER GOES FOR A TEAM-HIGH 19 POINTS … CATS UP 22-0 … NEXT POSSESSION … DAKARI JOHNSON THE BLOCK … TO ANDREW HARRISON … UP TO BOOK … THE CATS START THE GAME ON A 24-0 RUN … THE FIRST MEETING IN EIGHT YEARS … TURNING REALLY UGLY … CATS UP 26-2 … SWATT TEAM WAS OUT AS WELL … KARL TOWNS … GET OUTTA HERE … TAKE ANOTHER LOOK … TOWNS … GOING UP AND SWATTING IT … UCLA SHOOTS 3- OF-37 IN THE FIRST HALF … LATER … DAKARI JOHNSON … HANDS IT TO AARON HARRISON … HE GOES FOR 15 POINTS ON 6-OF-11 SHOOTING … LATER … LYLES … TO TOWNS … HE HITS THE JAY FROM THE FREE THROW LINE … U-C-L-A ONLY HAD 7-POINTS IN THE FIRST HALF … THAT IS THE FEWEST POINTS EVER REGISTERED BY U-C-L-A IN A HALF AND THE FEWEST BY A KENTUCKY OPPONENT SINCE DECEMBER 1943 … 2-ND HALF … EVEN DAKARI KNOCKIN’ DOWN JAYS … LATER … DAKARI INSIDE … BACK OUTSIDE TO TYLER ULIS … THE BEAT DOWN CONTINUES … CATS UP 36 … BACK IN TRANSITITION AGAIN … BOOKER … KENTUCKY SHOOTS 50 PERCENT FROM THE FIELD … THE BRUINS SHOOT JUST 25 PERCENT … AND AS WE GO TO THE HIGHLANDS BLACK AND BLUE CLINIC SCOREBOARD … KENTUCKY ROCKS U-C-L-A’s WORLD … 83-44 IS THE FINAL … BNO KENTUCKY PLAYER PLAYED MORE THAN 23 MINUTES IN THIS ONE … “John Calipari/UK Coach: “We’re trying to build something here to say, ‘you’re going out playing against yourself.’ And you hear these kids talking about it. World-class teams play against themselves, they don’t play against an opponent. And so, if we’re to be that. But please don’t compare us to teams in college that have three hall of famers on their teams. Like, real hall of fame, like hall of fame. Three and four. And don’t compare us to them.” THE WILDCATS HAVE A FULL-WEEK OFF FROM GAMES BEFORE THEY TRAVEL TO LOUISVILLE FOR THE GAME MANY HAVE BEEN WAITING FOR … ONE OF THE NATION’S BEST COLLEGE RIVALRIES … NUMBER ONE KENTUCKY … NUMBER FOUR LOUISVILLE … TIP-OFF IS SCHEDULED FOR 2 P-M … LIVE COVERAGE ON E-S- P-N-2. THE CARDINALS SQUEAK BY THE HILLTOPPERS OF WESTERN KENTUCKY EARLIER TODAY DOWN IN BOWLING GREEN … HIGHLIGHTS FROM THAT GAME LATER ON IN THE SHOW … COMING UP LATER … WE WILL GET YOU SET FOR WEEK 16 IN THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE … BUT UP NEXT … HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL … A TON OF HOLIDAY TOURNAMENTS GOING ON ACROSS THE COVERAGE-AREA … HIGHLIGHTS FROM LESLIE COUNTY, PRESTONSBURG AND KNOX CENTRAL “We’re the Lawrence County Lady Bulldogs and you are watching Sports Overtime” BREAK 1 THE HARLAN LADY GREEN DRAGONS