Kentucky will play UCLA in the CBS Sports Classic in Chicago next December, the network announced Wednesday.
The event, a three-year round-robin series of double-headers, will feature North Carolina and Ohio State as well as UK and UCLA.
The event debuts at the United Center in Chicago on Dec. 20. North Carolina will play Ohio State at 1 p.m. EDT followed by Kentucky against UCLA at about 3:30 p.m. EDT.
The CBS Sports Classic moves to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.. on Dec. 19, 2015. Kentucky will play Ohio State, and North Carolina will play UCLA.
It finishes the initial three-year run in Las Vegas on Dec. 16, 2016 — Kentucky vs. North Carolina, and Ohio State vs. UCLA.
These four schools have combined to win 25 national championships and are among the winningest college basketball programs of all-time.