He told us that he was the proud winner of the Heisman trophy - a fact that took 3 minutes of Googling to prove false. He also said that he was tall not true and a former 5-time winner on Jeopardy also not true. We can confirm he has a wife Emilie, daughter Annabelle, two dogs, Howard and Kiwi, and a pet lion, Darnell not true. His favorite food is sandwiches.
Single game tickets for the men's basketball season will go on-sale later this fall. More information on how to purchase tickets for the Kentucky game will be announced in the weeks leading up to the on-sale date.
The game time will also be announced at a later date. Chris Beard is leading the Red Raiders in the challenge.
The seventh annual event will consist of 10 games played on January 25, as every Big 12 member faces 10 programs from the SEC. This will mark the fifth consecutive year for all games to be played in one day.
Big 12 teams are Kansas topped Kentucky in the first two years of the challenge. Texas Tech and Kentucky will be meeting for the fifth time, but the first since Dec.
The Red Raiders are all-time against the Wildcats after KU earned an win in that matchup.
The two programs met for the first time on Dec. Kentucky won at the Lubbock Municipal Coliseum and then again on Dec. The Red Raiders have won 47 straight non-conference home games coming into the season after the win over the Razorbacks to conclude last year's non-conference home schedule.
With 31 victories, the program had its winningest season ever and is at home in the past two seasons after going at the USA for the second straight year. Tech now has eight home games on its non-conference schedule at the United Supermarkets Arena, including the season opener against Eastern Illinois on Nov.
Additionally, Tech will also play a neutral-court game against Houston Baptist on Nov. The contest against HBU will not be part of the season ticket package. The team will then play DePaul on Wednesday, Dec. The Big 12 schedule will be announced at a later date.