Cats Open Play in Las Vegas

After going 2-0 in the first two rounds of the Findlay Toyota Las Vegas Invitational in Rupp Arena, the Wildcats travel to Las Vegas for the final two rounds of the tournament.

UK wrapped up the Lexington portion of the invitational with a 91-57 win over Longwood on Monday. Patrick Patterson had a career game scoring a personal best 28 points while pulling down a game high 12 rebounds to go along with six assists and four blocks, both career highs.

Jodie Meeks (17) and Josh Harrellson (12) joined Patterson in double digits while Ramon Harris finished with nine points and eight rebounds.

Kentucky takes the Kansas State Wildcats in the third round in a game that will be aired on ESPNU. The winner will then face the winner of the West Virginia/Iowa game in the championship on ESPN2.