Content provided by Jerry Tipton on UK basketball.
UK players are shooting around informally on the court at the Rose Garden. It’s an odd sight because the UK players are wearing yellow t-shirts.
Upon closer inspection, the shirts have the “Live Strong” slogan adopted by champion cyclist and cancer survivor Lance Armstrong.
Both teams are wearing the yellow shirts. The teams visited a Portland area hospital on Thursday.
The Live Strong program will be recognized at halftime.
UK spokesman DeWayne Peevy assured me that the Cats will be wearing the customary blue and white warmups when they begin the formal warmups 30 minutes before tipoff.