Kentucky will play Texas for only the second time in school history as part of this year's SEC/Big 12 Challenge.
The Wildcats and Longhorns will play Dec. 5 at Rupp Arena in the second year of the event coordinated by ESPN. Last year, UK played Baylor at AT&T Stadium in Texas.
Aaron Harrison to play against a team from their home state.
The event will feature 10 games, including each member of the Big 12 and all but four (Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi State and Texas A&M) from the SEC. Every game will be televised on one of ESPN's networks.
Kentucky and Texas last met during the 1993-94 season with UK claiming an 86-61 win at the Maui Invitational. Tony Delk scored 15 points to lead the No. 5 Wildcats to the lopsided victory. Jared Prickett added 14 points and 14 rebounds for UK.
2014 SEC/Big 12 Challenge schedule. Times and networks TBA:
Wednesday, Dec. 3
Auburn at Texas Tech
Thursday, Dec. 4
Arkansas at Iowa State
LSU at West Virginia
TCU at Ole Miss
Baylor at Vanderbilt
Friday, Dec. 5
Florida at Kansas
Texas at Kentucky
Missouri at Oklahoma
Saturday, Dec. 6
Oklahoma State at South Carolina
Kansas State at Tennessee
Cats to play Texas in SEC/Big 12 Challenge
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