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LSU-Kentucky basketball game still scheduled for tonight

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BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

According to LSU Athletics, the Southeastern Conference men's basketball game between LSU and Kentucky is still scheduled for tonight at 8 p.m.

The game will be nationally televised on ESPN and will be played at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

Kentucky has won three straight games and is ranked 11th in the country with a record of 15-4 and 5-1 in the SEC, while LSU, losers Saturday at Alabama, 82-80, is 12-6 and 3-3.

Due to the weather, LSU announced several changes for the tonight's game:

  • All ticketed patrons are encouraged to enter the arena at the ground level at one of three entrances: northwest, southwest, or southeast
  • All eligible LSU students will be encouraged to enter the arena at the lower southeast entrance
  • All ticket sales and will call distribution will take place at the main LSU Ticket Office, located on the first floor of the Athletics Administration Building, located on the corner of South Stadium Dr. and West Stadium Dr., across the street from the LSU SportShop
  • The special assistance elevator, located on ground level at the southeast corner of the Maravich Center, will be operational for fans who need help accessing the upper levels of the arena
  • Due to reduced university personnel, reserved parking will be unavailable. Parking will be free, first-come, first-serve for all fans. Parking shuttles will also be unavailable.
  • Street access through campus is limited today. Fans are encouraged to approach campus on the west side.
  • Fans attending tonight's game are strongly encouraged to purchase tickets in advance at LSUtix.net and select the Print-at-Home or Mobile Smartphone delivery option to avoid waiting in long lines.

With the current weather situation, the LSU Athletics Department is asking fans to monitor LSUsports.net and @LSUBasketball for official updates on the status of Tuesday night's game.

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