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Women’s Basketball to play Kansas State

LEXINGTON, Ky.- The women’s basketball SEC Big 12 Challenge matchups have been announced and Kentucky women’s basketball will once again take part. This time around, the Wildcats will play Kansas State.  This will be the first time Kentucky has played in the event since 2017 and the Wildcats first meeting ever with Kansas State. This Wildcat on Wildcat

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For Kentucky, a win would clinch the SEC regular season and give the Wildcats the number one seed in the SEC tournament. It would also be Kentucky’s fourth win against a ranked opponent. As a team teetering between a two and a three seed in the NCAA tournament, a late season win over a ranked opponent could be a part of the deciding factor.

Kentucky Freshman to Leave School

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kahlil Whitney tweeted today, Jan. 24, that he has chosen to leave Kentucky.   https://twitter.com/KahlilWhitney/status/1220750723752828928?s=20 This will make Whitney the 12th player under Coach John Calipari to transfer from Kentucky. The others are: Darnell Dodson, Stacey Poole, Ryan Harrow, Kyle Wiltjer, Marcus Lee, Charles Matthews, Sacha Killeya-Jones, Tai Wynyard, Jemarl Baker, Quade Green, and Brad Calipari.  Whitney will also make six transfers in the last three seasons.  The Chicago native started his first seven

Historic Game for Kentucky Alum

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, a breakout star on Kentucky’s 2017-2018 roster, posted a historic 20-20-10 triple-double against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Jan. 15. The young guard led the Thunder to a 117-104 victory.   Gilgeous-Alexander was a four-star recruit in the class of 2017. He was ranked 31st in his class and fought for playing time at Kentucky

Buzzer-beater Ends Wildcat’s Four Game Win Streak

Kentucky lost 81 to 78 in a last second heart breaker against South Carolina. Jermaine   Couisnard capped off his career high 26-point night with a three-point buzzer-beater from well behind the line.  Coach Calipari knew this game would be a difficult one well before tip-off. After this win the Gamecocks have won two straight against the Wildcats in Columbia and three of the last five games.   “He talked

Brandon Boston Jr. Scouting Report

MEASUREMENTS  Height: 6’6  Weight: 175  Wingspan: 6’10.25  DRIVING  Prefers layups- soft touch, crafty up-and-under's midair  Leans on driving right; struggles left- drives across key instead of traditional layup to side of basket  Hop-steps and gathers mixed with crossovers- additional speed would give him huge offensive boost  Pass fake trick  Uses slippery moves to get around defenders but still draws fouls

Tough Loss with Positive Tones

On Sat. Sep. 14 the Wildcats experienced their first loss of the 2019-20 season. Entering the fourth quarter down 21-10, Florida stormed back against the Cats’ to clinch a 21-29 win.  “It's going to hurt,” head coach Mark Stoops said of the loss, “when you invest in what we invest, it should hurt and it's

Wilson Out, Peters in

Kentucky football was hit with devastating news last weekend. Starting QB Terry Wilson is out for the season with a torn patellar tendon.   Thankfully, that news was quickly diluted by Xavier Peters being deemed immediately eligible by the NCAA. The 6’4 OLB took to Twitter with the news.  https://twitter.com/xavierpeters22/status/1171566744319795208 In high school, Peters originally committed to Kentucky before changing his mind

Another UK Recruit Sets Commitment Date

After Terrence Clarke revealed he will make a college selection, another Kentucky basketball target has said he plans to announce his college decision this week. ESPN’s Adam Finkelstein broke the news via Twitter that Lance Ware will be committing on Thursday.  https://twitter.com/AdamFinkelstein/status/1171555709286326273 Ware is a 6’9 4-star PF from Camden, NJ ranked anywhere from 31-42

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