NCAA Tournament live blog: Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky (second round)

The Basics

What: NCAA Tournament second round
Who: Kentucky (32-2) vs. Western Kentucky (16-18)
When: Thursday at 6:50 p.m.
Where: KFC Yum! Center (22,090) in Louisville, Ky.
UK Athletics Tourney Central
Pregame tailgate

WKU File

Record: 16-18
Head coach: Ray Harper (11-7 at WKU)
Seed: 16
Nickname: Hilltoppers
Conference: Sun Belt
Player to watch: Derrick Gordon (11.8 points, 6.8 rebounds)
Series history: UK leads 3-2
Last meeting:  WKU won 64-52 in 2001
LOUISVILLE — Join us Thursday as and team up for a live interactive blog for the Kentucky-Western Kentucky game at 6:50 p.m. ET. We’ll detail the action throughout the evening, live from the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville for the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Fans can join the chat and send in questions and comments in a real-time format.