March 16, 2013
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - It was announced today (March 16) that the Providence College men's basketball team will play the University of Kentucky on Sunday, December 1, 2013 at the Barclays Center in New York City.
For the Friars, it will mark their second meeting all-time against the Wildcats. In the only meeting between the two teams, Kentucky defeated the Friars, 79-78, on March 18, 1976 in the NIT at Madison Square Garden.
Providence College men's basketball season ticket holders will be given the first opportunity to purchase tickets through the PC Ticket Office once tickets become available. Pricing and on sale information are still to be determined. To place a deposit for 2013-2014 season tickets and make sure you receive purchase information for the game at the Barclays Center, call the ticket office at 401-865-GOPC (4672).
Current 2012-2013 season ticket holders can expect information over the next few weeks and it will be included with season ticket renewal information this summer.