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February 24, 2020

Updated SEC Tournament Bracket With Four Games Left

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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The SEC Tournament is two weeks from Wednesday, and with four games remaining, Kentucky’s chances of locking up the one-seed look pretty dang good; in fact, the Cats can clinch at least a share of the regular season title this week. As it stands now, Kentucky would be the one-seed would play the winner of…

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Maxey says get the ball to Quickley “if we want to win”

Drew Franklin 5:00pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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KSR got three minutes with Tyrese Maxey today before UK’s Monday afternoon practice in the Joe Craft Center. In that time Maxey was asked about his fellow guard teammate in the backcourt, Immanuel Quickley, and the importance of getting Quickley the ball in key situations. “Immanuel’s been hot lately, so Coach Cal always coaches to…

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Kenny Payne: Immanuel Quickley’s progress is “unbelievable”

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:00pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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It’s been a good Monday for Immanuel Quickley. Not only did the sophomore guard receive SEC Player of the Week honors and a new All-American campaign from UK, he was the subject of some glowing comments from Kenny Payne, who raved about Quickley’s journey from an unsure freshman to a confident sophomore who has saved his…

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WATCH: EJ Montgomery answers questions before UK’s Monday practice

Drew Franklin 3:15pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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EJ Montgomery is a big supporter of the #PickNick and now the #PickQuick award campaigns. Montgomery is in his second season playing alongside Nick Richards and Immanuel Quickley, so he knows as much as anyone how much those two have grown and improved since last season. Prior to Monday’s practice in Lexington, moments after Richards…

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Kentucky basketball begins #PickNickAndQuick campaign

Jack Pilgrim 2:34pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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This past Thursday, the Kentucky basketball program officially announced the #PickNick campaign, a movement dedicated to the promotion of junior center Nick Richards for the nation’s most prestigious end-of-year awards and All-America honors. As part of the #PickNick campaign, UK Athletics released a video, which included some of Richards’ top moments as a Wildcat, soundbites from…

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Kentucky Still Outside The NET Top 20; Updated Team Sheet

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:15pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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After wins over LSU and Florida, Kentucky’s NET ranking has improved, but not by much. Even though the Cats are No. 8 in the AP Poll, they’re only No. 21 in the NET, up from No. 24 a week ago. With so many top teams losing this week, the NET Top 10 is all shook…

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LIVE: Kenny Payne previews Texas A&M

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:40pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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Kentucky Associate Head Coach Kenny Payne is about to meet with the media to preview tomorrow’s game at Texas A&M. You can follow along below:

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Immanuel Quickley named SEC Player of the Week

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:15pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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As expected, Immanuel Quickley has been named SEC Player of the Week for his performances vs. LSU and Florida. The sophomore guard scored 21 points vs. LSU and followed it up with a career-high 26 points in Saturday’s win vs. Florida, including 22 in the second half. In fact, during the second halves of last…

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UK fan gets out of surgery, learns UK is a 4-seed, immediately calls KSR

Drew Franklin 1:00pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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Imagine going in for surgery, so much rushing through your mind, so many concerns and worries, before they put you under for the procedure. When you wake up, everything went well, but you soon learn Kentucky dropped from a 3-seed to a 4-seed while you were on the operating table. For John “Sully” Sullivan, a…

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Kentucky up to No. 9 in Coaches Poll

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:46pm February 24, 2020 2/24/20

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Kentucky did its part to improve its resume last week, beating LSU and Florida, but clearly, the voters are not that impressed. After moving up to No. 8 in the AP Poll, the Cats climbed only one spot in the Coaches Poll to No. 9. Kansas, Baylor, Dayton, Gonzaga, and San Diego State make up…

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November 8, 2013

Eight things to know after UK’s win over UNC-Asheville

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:10pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics It truly was a tale of two halves on Friday night at Rupp Arena. The Cats stumbled out of the gate, but after a lot of fouls and a few unlikely heroes, finally put away the UNC-Asheville Bulldogs by a score of 89-57. Here are the eight things…

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Coach Cal thought Alex Poythress played “terrific”

Drew Franklin 10:31pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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Here’s a fun stat for you: Alex Poythress has as many double-doubles in one game this season as he did in 33 games as a freshman in 2012-13. Poythress recorded the second double-double of his career tonight against Littlejohn & the Asheville Boyz with 10 points and 13 rebounds. Coach Cal called Poythress’ performance terrific.…

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Listen to Matt Jones on the KSR postgame show

Drew Franklin 10:15pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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Have a listen to Matt Jones on the KSR postgame show as he recaps Kentucky’s win over UNC Asheville in UK’s regular season opener. Just tune in to 840 WHAS, 630 WLAP, or stream online to hear his thoughts and the thoughts of the callers on how the Cats performed. Or share your voices and opinions by calling…

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Kentucky Wildcats TV has the highlights

Drew Franklin 10:00pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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Box Score: Kentucky 89, UNC Asheville 57

Drew Franklin 9:34pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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Soooo that Julius Randle guy is pretty good

Drew Franklin 9:27pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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Not a bad collegiate debut for Julius Randle, huh?  Kentucky’s leading man finished with 23 points and 15 rebounds, both totals two shy of UK records for a freshman debut.  And he did all that in just 26 minutes on the court. Um yeah. UNC Asheville head coach Nick McDevitt said, “Julius Randle is a…

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Cats overcome sloppy start to cruise over UNC-Asheville, 89-57

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:14pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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After another rough start and a whole load of fouls, Kentucky finally hit their stride, beating UNC-Asheville 89-57. Julius Randle turned in his third straight double-double, with 23 points and 15 rebounds. Alex Poythress had another impressive performance, coming off the bench to post his second career double double, with 10 points and 13 rebounds.…

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James Young warming up and other photos from Rupp

Drew Franklin 5:48pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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James Young warming up Not a fan of the Rupp renovations Ryan Lemond and I walked in with UNC Asheville

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Schedule Will Be A Strength This Season

Jonathan Schuette 5:15pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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After an off-season that seemed to drag on for an eternity, basketball is set to return to the Commonwealth in a mere matter of hours. Following the most disappointing season in recent memory, John Calipari and his band of Wildcats not only seek the program’s ninth national championship, but redemption as well. As it stands,…

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This should get you excited…

Drew Franklin 12:45pm November 8, 2013 11/8/13

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6 hours, 15 minutes…

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