How to watch No. 8 Alabama vs. Kentucky basketball on TV and live stream

Elizabeth Backo
The Tuscaloosa News

The Alabama men's basketball team, ranked No. 8 in the USA TODAY Ferris Mowers Men's Basketball Coaches Poll, is scheduled to face Kentucky in a Southeastern Conference contest on Tuesday. 

The game is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. CT. 

Alabama is 13-3 overall and 8-0 in the SEC. Most recently, the Crimson Tide defeated Mississippi State 81-73 on Saturday. 

Kentucky is 5-9 overall and 4-3 in the SEC. The Wildcats defeated LSU 82-69 on Saturday. 

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How to watch Alabama basketball vs. Kentucky 

Alabama forward Juwan Gary (4) guards Mississippi State guard D.J. Stewart Jr. (3) in Coleman Coliseum Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021. [Staff Photo/Gary Cosby Jr.]

Game time: 6 p.m. CT on Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021

TV: ESPN

On DirecTV, ESPN is channel 206. On Dish, ESPN is channel 140. 

Online live stream:  ESPN.com/Watch

Online radio broadcast:  TuneIn 

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Nate Oats is the head coach of the Alabama men's basketball team. John Calipari is the head coach of the Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team. 

Elizabeth Backo is a digital producer with the USA Today Network. You can find her on Twitter @liz_backo.