Join the UK Alumni Association in Jacksonville, Florida, as the University of Kentucky men’s basketball team heads to the NCAA Tournament for the 58th time. The Jacksonville UK Alumni Club will host a pregame pep rally at 3 p.m. EDT Thursday, March 21, at Manifest Distilling, 960 E. Forsyth St., Jacksonville.
There is no cost to attend this event and all alumni, family and friends are invited to participate. UK spirit items will be available while supplies last and the UK Band and Cheerleaders plan to make a special appearance. Food and drink may be purchased on-site. If Kentucky advances, a similar event will take place in the same location on Saturday, March 23. For more information, go to www.ukalumni.net/marchmadness. Be sure to follow the UK Alumni Association on social media or download our mobile app for additional updates.
Kentucky will play Abilene Christian at 7:10 p.m. EDT at VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena, 300 A. Phillip Randolph Blvd., Jacksonville. The Wildcats will hold an open practice at the arena from 3:25-4:05 p.m. Wednesday, March 20. Click here for more information on visiting Jacksonville.
Can’t make it to the game? Then go to www.ukalumni.net/gamewatchparties to see where Kentucky fans in your area will be tuning in.