The University of Kentucky men's basketball team has finalized its 2019-20 exhibition schedule with the addition of home matchups against Georgetown College and Kentucky State.

The Wildcats will face Georgetown on Oct. 27 at 5 p.m., with the contest against Kentucky State slated for Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. Both games will be televised on the SEC Network.

Big Blue Madness, often considered the "start" of the basketball season, will take place Oct. 11 at 7 p.m., with the annual Blue-White Game scheduled for Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. Both will be on the SEC Network, as well.

UK's Southeastern Conference opponents for the upcoming season were announced last week, but dates, times and TV designations will be announced at a later date.

The Wildcats are 2-0 in exhibition games against Georgetown, with the most recent coming in a 121-52 victory on Nov. 9, 2014.

UK topped Kentucky State in the schools' only meeting -- a 111-58 win Nov. 6, 2015.

Ticket information for the two exhibition games, the Blue-White Game and Big Blue Madness will be announced at a later date.

Holton wins in GO Junior Golf Series

Jesse Holton of Philpot shot a 78 to win the Boys 16-18 Championship division of the Worth Insurance Group/Chick-Fil-A Greater Owensboro Junior Golf Series on Thursday at Central City Country Club.

Other male winners included Hopkinsville's Evan Pyle (13-15 Championship, 80), Beaver Dam's Seth Moore (13-15, 9 holes, 44), Owensboro's Jax Malone (11-12, 9 holes, 39), Owensboro's Harry Danzer (9-10, 6 holes, 40), and Madisonville's Will Burden (8-and-under, 3 holes, 20).

Female winners were Owensboro's Emma Payne (16-18 Championship, 84), Owensboro's Macey Brown (13-15 Championship, 93), Hopkinsville's Anna Fort (13-15, 9 holes, 48), Owensboro's Hannah Robbins (11-12, 9 holes, 58), Hopkinsville's Allie Sandifer (9-10, 6 holes, 27), and Hopkinsville's Emme Hightower (8-and-under, 3 holes, 24).

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