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March 29, 2020

Advanced Stat Deep Dive: Quarterbacks in the Mark Stoops era

Adam Luckett 2:00pm March 29, 2020 3/29/20

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Quarantine life rolls on for all of us continuing out best social distancing practices as we ride out the storm brought on by COVID-19. While we all attempt to flatten the curve, I’ve been looking for things to keep me busy around the house as I attempt to not drive my wife crazy. So it…

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John Calipari warned Johnny Juzang of outside noise when returning home, open to a return to Kentucky

Jack Pilgrim 1:05pm March 29, 2020 3/29/20

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When Johnny Juzang returned home to California following Kentucky’s abrupt end to the season earlier this month, John Calipari knew there was a chance the freshman guard would not return to campus when players were allowed back. With transfer buzz already picking up following Christmas break just a few months back, the Kentucky head coach…

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Best of UK in the NCAA: Sunday Elite Eight Highlights

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:00pm March 29, 2020 3/29/20 Comments Disabled

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Throughout March Sadness, KSR will be bringing you highlights of Kentucky’s NCAA Tournament games from the past 30 years. Today, we will relive Kentucky’s Sunday Elite Eight games. 1998: No. 2 Kentucky 86, No. 1 Duke 84 Sunday, March 22, 1998 Revenge tastes so sweet, especially against Duke. The Comeback Cats avenged the Unforgettables’ heartbreaking…

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March 28, 2020

Everyone On “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness,” RANKED

Drew Franklin 11:00pm March 28, 2020 3/28/20

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Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness is the talk of a nation as the Netflix docu-series blows the minds of everyone who dares hit play on that first episode. Once you make that commitment, it is impossible to turn off, as millions have already learned since it began streaming one week ago today. It would…

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Best of UK in the NCAA: Saturday Elite Eight Highlights

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:30pm March 28, 2020 3/28/20

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Throughout March Sadness, KSR will be bringing you highlights of Kentucky’s NCAA Tournament games from the past 30 years. Today, we will relive the Saturday Elite Eight games. 1992: No. 1 Duke 104, No. 2 Kentucky 103 OT Saturday, March 28, 1992 We all know how this one ended, but it’s worth looking back at…

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March 27, 2020

BREAKING: Johnny Juzang has entered the transfer portal

Jack Pilgrim 11:00pm March 27, 2020 3/27/20

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Kentucky guard Johnny Juzang is looking for a new home. This afternoon, the 6-foot-6 guard out of Los Angles, CA announced he would be entering the NCAA transfer portal and leaving the University of Kentucky. “What a ride,” Juzang said on his Twitter page. “The last year at Kentucky was one of the best experiences…

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Mark Stoops is Concerned Coronavirus May Delay the 2020 College Football Season

Nick Roush 1:00pm March 27, 2020 3/27/20

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Football is the last sport that is relatively untouched by the coronavirus pandemic. Even though the NFL and college football regular seasons have not yet been altered, many fear that could be on the way, including Mark Stoops. Spring practices and spring games across the country have been postponed, effectively canceling the events. The most…

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Best of UK in the NCAA: Friday Sweet 16 Highlights

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:00pm March 27, 2020 3/27/20 Comments Disabled

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Throughout March Sadness, KSR will be bringing you highlights of Kentucky’s NCAA Tournament games from the past 30 years. Today, we will relive the Friday Sweet 16 games. 1998: No. 2 Kentucky 94, No. 6 UCLA 68 Friday, March 20, 1998 Kentucky took control early, jumping out to an 11-2 lead, and never looked back.…

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March 26, 2020

John Calipari says Kentucky is “ahead of the game” on the recruiting trail

Jack Pilgrim 10:30pm March 26, 2020 3/26/20

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The world of recruiting has come to a halt, as coaches are currently not allowed to meet with or host recruits during the coronavirus outbreak. Instead, coaches are only allowed to speak with recruits via text message, phone, and/or video chat mediums such as FaceTime and Skype. For some schools, it’s a major punch in…

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A Conversation with Future UK Quarterback Kaiya Sheron

Nick Roush 10:00pm March 26, 2020 3/26/20

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On Monday Somerset quarterback Kaiya Sheron announced his commitment to the University of Kentucky. Kentucky’s fourth commitment in the 2021 class, Sheron spoke to Kentucky Sports Radio and explained why he wants to be a Wildcat and what the future holds for the 6-4 pocket-passer.   KSR: We’ll start with a simple question, one that’s…

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April 7, 2020

Keion Brooks officially announces the return of Keion Brooks

Drew Franklin 10:00pm April 7, 2020 4/7/20

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“Let’s run it back BBN,” Keion Brooks tweeted to his followers late Tuesday night, officially announcing his return for a sophomore season. The Kentucky MBB account celebrated with highlights from Brooks’ freshman campaign: [email protected]_12 is coming back for year #?2?#TGT pic.twitter.com/YFPGF3RlKA — Kentucky Basketball (@KentuckyMBB) April 8, 2020 John Calipari had this to say in…

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Rick Pitino Still Wants to Play Kentucky in a Home-and-Home Series

Zack Geoghegan 9:30pm April 7, 2020 4/7/20

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It would appear that Rick Pitino REALLY wants to schedule a future series against his old team. The freshly named head coach of the Iona Gaels has already pitched the idea of taking on Kentucky – but not Lousiville – previously stating back in the middle of March that he “would love to schedule Kentucky…

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April 6, 2020

BREAKING: Keion Brooks Jr. will return to Kentucky for a sophomore season

Jack Pilgrim 11:30pm April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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Kentucky forward Keion Brooks Jr. is officially back for a sophomore season. In an interview with Chris Fisher of The Cats Pause, the 6-foot-7 forward’s father, Keion Brooks Sr., said his son will be returning to Kentucky, “Yes, [Keion is returning],” Brooks Sr. told The Cats Pause. “We’re still in the process of getting feedback…

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1-On-1 with Logan Stenberg: Catching up with UK’s next NFL offensive lineman

Freddie Maggard 11:00pm April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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There is one voice that I listen to when evaluating college football offensive linemen. That opinion belongs to the SEC Network’s Cole Cubelic. Cole is the most knowledgeable analyst in the game. I reached out to Cubelic to give his perspective about Logan Stenberg the NFL prospect. He described the Kentucky guard as, “one of…

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KSR’s Game of the Day: Kentucky defeats Kansas to win program’s eighth national title (2012)

Jack Pilgrim 8:00pm April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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Had the 2020 NCAA Tournament gone on as scheduled, the national title game would have taken place this evening. Instead of celebrating yet another fun year of college basketball and crying over One Shining Moment tonight, we’re now left wondering what could have been. Luckily for you, the UK Sports Network is set to rebroadcast…

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Kentucky reaches out to Purdue graduate transfer Matt Haarms

Jack Pilgrim 6:15pm April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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Kentucky is among the 20-plus schools that have reached out to Purdue graduate transfer Matt Haarms. According to a new report by 247Sports’ Evan Daniels, Kentucky joined Gonzaga, Minnesota, Oklahoma, Ohio, Illinois State, Louisville, Arizona, Arkansas, Ole Miss, Arizona State, Syracuse, DePaul, South Carolina, Boston College, Seton Hall, Wichita State, Cincinnati, Oklahoma State, Washington State,…

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Best of UK in the NCAA: National Championship Highlights

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:00pm April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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Tonight should have been the 2020 National Championship game, so let’s put an end to March Sadness by reliving Kentucky’s NCAA title game appearances from the past 30 years. 1996: No. 1 Kentucky 76, No. 4 Syracuse 67 Monday, April 1, 1996 Tony Delk tied a championship game record with seven 3-pointers and Kentucky held…

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Advanced Stat Deep Dive: UK’s 2019 Pass Defense Was Filthy

Adam Luckett 4:00pm April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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Is there a no fly zone in Lexington? After touching on quarterbacks and offensive line, we decided to switch it up a bit by going to the other side of the football. After sputtering in the first five years of the Mark Stoops era, the defense finally took off in 2018 and they were able…

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BBN Jam Round One: (2017) Fox & Monk vs. (2002) Prince & Hawkins

Nick Roush 11:00am April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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There are matchups in KSR’s BBN Jam Tournament that will force you to make a difficult choice between some of your favorite players. This first round four/five matchup will certainly strike a cord. For a certain era of Kentucky fan, Tayshaun Prince is the GOAT. Smooth as silk inside and out, he did it all.…

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Tyrese Maxey officially declares for the NBA Draft

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:11am April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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This shouldn’t come as a surprise to anyone, but Tyrese Maxey just confirmed that he has officially declared for the 2020 NBA Draft and will forego his remaining eligibility at Kentucky. “My thoughts were that we would be playing for a national championship (today),” Maxey told ESPN. “Although we’re unable to do that due to what…

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