The New Mexico State Aggies will travel to Lexington, Kentucky on Monday, November 6th, to face the Kentucky Wildcats in their season opener. The game is scheduled to tip off at 8:00pm ET and will be televised live on SECN.
The Aggies are coming off a 19-14 season in 2022-23, while the Wildcats finished with a record of 26-8. Kentucky is a member of the Southeastern Conference (SEC), while New Mexico State plays in the Western Athletic Conference (WAC).
The game between the New Mexico State Aggies and the Kentucky Wildcats will be televised live on SECN. SECN is a regional sports network that is available in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. The game can also be streamed online on the ESPN app and on ESPN.com.
Matchup: NM State vs Kentucky
Time: Monday, November 6, 2023, 8:00pm ET (Local time)
Locations: Rupp Arena, Lexington, KY
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If you can’t watch the game on SECN, you can follow it live on the New Mexico State Athletics website or on the New Mexico State Athletics app. The New Mexico State Athletics website will have live stats and play-by-play coverage of the game. The New Mexico State Athletics app will also have live stats and play-by-play coverage of the game, as well as live audio streaming of the game (for a subscription fee).
The Aggies will be led by senior guard Evan Neal, who averaged 18.2 points and 5.2 assists per game last season. Neal is a Preseason All-WAC selection and is one of the top players in the conference.
The Wildcats will be led by sophomore guard Cason Wallace, who averaged 12.1 points and 4.3 rebounds per game last season. Wallace is a Preseason All-SEC selection and is one of the most promising young players in the country.
The game between the Aggies and the Wildcats is expected to be a challenging one for New Mexico State. Kentucky is a more experienced and talented team. However, the Aggies have played well against the Wildcats in recent years, winning two of the last five meetings between the two teams.
The Kentucky Wildcats are the favorites to win the game. However, the New Mexico State Aggies have played well against the Wildcats in recent years. I predict that the Kentucky Wildcats will win the game by a score of 78-65.
The Kentucky Wildcats are the more talented team in this matchup. They have a number of experienced players returning from last year’s team, led by Cason Wallace. The Wildcats also have a good mix of size and speed, which will make them difficult to match up with.
The New Mexico State Aggies are a young team, but they have a few key players who could cause the Wildcats some problems. Evan Neal is a talented scorer who can get hot from behind the three-point line. The Aggies also have some good size in the post, which could help them rebound against the Wildcats.
Overall, the Kentucky Wildcats are the favorites to win this game. However, the New Mexico State Aggies are a capable team that could pull off the upset if they play their best game.