* For the second time this season, Kentucky freshman guard Keldon Johnson was named the Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Week. Johnson led the Wildcats with 24 points on 8-of-9 (.889) shooting and drained a career-high six 3-pointers in a dominating 88-61 win over Utah on Saturday. It was his team-high-tying third 20-point game this season. Kentucky’s leading scorer at 16.1 points per game, Johnson has reached double figures in all but one game this season. The honor is the second of the season for Johnson and the second of the season for Kentucky.
* The Kentucky Wildcats will return to action on Saturday (Dec 22, 2018) at 5:15 p.m. ET in the CBS Sports Classic. UK will take on North Carolina in the United Center in Chicago with the game airing live on CBS.