Alabama vs. Kentucky: Stream, injury report, broadcast info for Sat., Jan. 7

One of the premier matchups in college basketball will take place inside Coleman Coliseum on Saturday between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Kentucky Wildcats.

The Wildcats enter the contest as the underdogs which is something most basketball fans are not accustomed to seeing.

Nate Oats and the Crimson Tide are one of the best teams in the country and feature a host of young and energized talent.

The Wildcats are led by the imposing big man Oscar Tschiebwe who is averaging 16.8 points and 13.8 rebounds each time out.

Saturday’s matchup should be fun, so here is everything you need to know to catch all the action between the Tide and the Wildcats.

Here's when you should tune in to see the game

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  • Date: Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023

  • Time: 12:00 p.m. CT

  • TV Channel: ESPN

  • Live Stream: fuboTV (watch here)

Injury report

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  • Nimari Burnett: out

Alabama player to watch: Noah Clowney

Syndication: Tuscaloosa News

Kentucky player to watch: Oscar Tshiebwe

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Series history

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Kentucky owns a commanding series lead over Alabama with a 113-39 advantage. Alabama is just 3-7 over its last ten against the Wildcats.

Score Prediction

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Alabama 81, Kentucky 75

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