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At no point Saturday night at Rupp Arena will Kansas forward Dedric Lawson have to take on all four members of Kentucky’s frontcourt at once.
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Saturday’s battle between a pair of blue bloods should take centerstage this weekend, as No. 9 Kansas travels to No. 8 Kentucky for the Big 12/SEC Challenge. Neither coach is a fan of the timing of this contest, but it should be a strong basketball game that attracts the attention of the casual fan.
Dedric Lawson looking forward to Kansas-Kentucky battle of ‘bluebloods’
“I’m excited playing against Kentucky. I’ve never played against Kentucky. You want to play in one of the best arenas in college. Rupp is one of them. Bluebloods battling it out … it’s something I’m looking forward to,” Lawson, KU’s 6-foot-9 junior power forward said in previewing an SEC/Big 12 Challenge contest between No. 9 Kansas (16-3) and No. 8 Kentucky (15-3) set for a 5 p.m. tip, at 23,000-seat Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky.
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The Jayhawks have competed against the Kentucky Wildcats in each of the last four seasons, with two of those meetings happening in the Champions Classic and the other two taking place in a home-and-home series that served as part of the Big 12/SEC Challenge.
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