In a joint announcement Monday morning, the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville released the date of the much anticipated basketball game for the upcoming 2014-2015 season. The Cardinals are set to host this year and the big game will benefit the Basketball Hall of Fame. You'll be able to catch the game live on ESPN 2.

So, when will the game be?!?

Saturday, December 27th is the "Basketball Hall of Fame Shootout". With all the talent on these two teams, this is sure to be one of the most-anticipated match-ups of the season! Have fun kitty-cat and birdie fans... it's gonna be a good 'en!