Kentucky vs. Maryland at Barclays Center

Kentucky is the odds-on favorite to win the upcoming NCAA tournament -- and local college hoops fans will get to see the Wildcats up close and personal this fall.

On Friday, Nov. 9, Kentucky will face Maryland in the Barclays Center Classic, the first college basketball event to be held at the new Barclays Center in downtown Brooklyn.

LIU Brooklyn and Morehead State will play in the opening game of the doubleheader.

Tickets went on sale today -- you can purchase them via Ticketmaster.