Doubleheader Featuring UNC-UCLA, Ohio State-Kentucky Scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 21 at

T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas

CHICAGO (October 10, 2019) – Tickets for the 2019 CBS Sports Classic, featuring college basketball powers Kentucky, North Carolina, Ohio State, and UCLA, will go on sale Friday, Oct. 11, at 10 a.m. PT. Tickets can be purchased at AXS at 888-9AXS-TIX or or at Tickets guarantee admission to both contests of the CBS Sports Classic.

The sixth-annual college basketball doubleheader will be held on Saturday, Dec. 21 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. UCLA will face North Carolina at 12 p.m. PT, followed by Ohio State and Kentucky at approximately 2:15 p.m. PT.

All four programs have a stellar history of postseason success, with 26 NCAA Championships and 184 NCAA Tournament appearances combined. Since 2006, each team has appeared in at least two Final Fours and at least one national championship game. The quartet is also among college basketball’s all-time winningest programs, combining for more than 8,200 victories.

Kentucky, North Carolina and Ohio State appear in’s early Top 25 rankings.


Media Contacts:
Randall Liu, CBS Sports,, 212-975-5936
Katherine Kanner, KemperLesnik,, 312-888-2106