UK Men’s Basketball

Univ. of Kentucky Fr. Guard Reed Sheppard has been named as the SEC Freshman of the Week. Sheppard averaged 23 points, 7 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals per game, while shooting 56.7% from the field in two games for the Wildcats last week. Sheppard and No. 16 Kentucky will travel to Philadelphia to take on Penn on Saturday, Dec. 9 at 12:00 PM. The game will air on ESPN2.