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November 19, 2017

Today on KSR: Football Recap, UK Hoops and Today in Sports, POWERED BY DRAFT

Maggie Davis 10:00am November 19, 2017 11/19/17

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November 12, 2017

Five Takeaways from UK Hoops Victory

Savannah Patton 5:30pm November 12, 2017 11/12/17 Comments Disabled

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UK Hoops dominated once again this afternoon in Memorial Coliseum with a 72-34  win over the Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs. Our newest member of the Women’s Basketball squad, Karly has a recap for you, but I’m here to give some leftovers. Everybody eats This is an un-selfish team for sure. 10 of our 11 players scored.…

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UK Hoops win 72-34 against Gardner-Webb

Karly Walker 4:30pm November 12, 2017 11/12/17

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  It was a rough start for UK Hoops this afternoon at Memorial Coliseum. Five minutes in to the game, the Cats offense had shot 2-of-5 from the field, giving Gardner-Webb an early lead of 6-2. Kentucky responded by turning up the defense early, forcing four early turnovers from GWU and going on an 8-0…

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November 10, 2017

UK Hoops Defeats Sacramento State 101-70

Karly Walker 10:00pm November 10, 2017 11/10/17

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There were plenty of nerves surrounding the UK Hoops game against Sacramento State after Coach Mitchell announced yesterday that No. 21 Ogechi Anyagaligbo would be out for the season with a torn ACL. While the Cats remained consistently in the lead, seven team fouls gave Sacramento State the opportunity to shoot six points from the…

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November 9, 2017

UK Hoops loses junior forward to torn ACL

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:24pm November 9, 2017 11/9/17 Comments Disabled

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Unfortunate news from UK Hoops: Matthew Mitchell just announced that junior forward Ogechi Anyagaligbo suffered a torn ACL in Sunday’s exhibition game vs. Southern Indiana and will be out the entire season. Anyagaligbo transferred to Kentucky from Stony Brook in the summer of 2016 and sat out last season. At Stony Brook, she was the…

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November 8, 2017

UK Hoops Signs Two Highly-Rated 2018 Players

Maggie Davis 9:30pm November 8, 2017 11/8/17

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  Two high school basketball stars have officially signed on the dotted line for Coach Matthew Mitchell. Blair Green and Rhyne Howard both signed their National Letter of Intent earlier this afternoon to play for the UK’s women’s basketball team in 2018. Green, a native of Harlan, Kentucky, is tagged as a four-star prospect and…

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November 5, 2017

UK Hoops defeats USI 87-56 in first exhibition game

Karly Walker 10:30pm November 5, 2017 11/5/17 Comments Disabled

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The University of Kentucky Women’s Basketball team played their first exhibition game tonight against the University of Southern Indiana, winning 87-56. Freshman Dorie Harrison scored the first two points of the season, while junior guard Maci Morris quickly became the standout player of the game, scoring two-for-two from the three-point line in the early minutes…

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Five First Thoughts from the UK Hoops Exhibition Game

Savannah Patton 10:00pm November 5, 2017 11/5/17 Comments Disabled

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It was great to be back in Memorial tonight, despite it being at least 1,000 degrees, where UK Hoops beat Southern Indiana 87-56. Our newest UK Hoops writer, Karly will have a full recap for you soon, but here are five things that stuck out to me during the Cats’ first and only exhibition game.…

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October 22, 2017

Women’s Basketball Preview: What does this team look like without Epps, Akhator?

Maggie Davis 9:00pm October 22, 2017 10/22/17

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Last year’s women’s basketball team was one to remember. The season was plagued with controversy from the start, following a tumultuous 2015-16 season in which seven players and three assistant coaches left the program. Still, head coach Matthew Mitchell and his new team of assistants managed to salvage the season. Sure, they had a few…

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October 16, 2017

UK announces new voice of women’s basketball, baseball

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:00pm October 16, 2017 10/16/17

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With Neil Price now calling football games in Starkville, UK has hired the new voice of women’s basketball and baseball: Darren Headrick. Headrick has a decade’s worth of experience announcing collegiate and professional sports and was named a Baseball America Best MLB Broadcaster Prospect honoree in 2015. He will also serve as the host of the Matthew Mitchell…

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July 15, 2020

Anthony Epps joins NKU’s WBB coaching staff

Drew Franklin 10:45am July 15, 2020 7/15/20

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Anthony Epps has a new job. The former Wildcat point guard is now an assistant coach for the women’s basketball team at Northern Kentucky University. Epps joins NKU from the high school ranks where he coached the boys (and before that, the girls) at Campbellsville High School. Camryn Whitaker, head coach of the Norse (and…

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July 13, 2020

WNBA releases schedule; first game set for July 25

Maggie Davis 8:30pm July 13, 2020 7/13/20

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If you’re craving professional basketball, you’re in luck – the WNBA will begin its season several days before the NBA officially hits the court. The women’s league released their new schedule Monday, and the first tip-off is slated for July 25. There are currently three games scheduled for that day: the Seattle Storm vs. the…

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July 7, 2020

Jada Walker fits the mold of a Matthew Mitchell point guard

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm July 7, 2020 7/7/20 Comments Disabled

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Matthew Mitchell knows exactly what he’s looking for when he recruits a point guard. There are a few traits, in particular, that the Kentucky Women’s Basketball head coach appears to seek out; impressive quickness, a nose for defense, and a motor that doesn’t know how to stop. Taylor Murray, Jaida Roper, and now Chasity Patterson,…

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July 1, 2020

Five-star point guard from Franklin County chooses Lady Vols over Kentucky

Zack Geoghegan 6:00pm July 1, 2020 7/1/20

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They made the final cut, but Kentucky couldn’t manage to hold onto a highly-coveted in-state recruit. On Sunday afternoon five-star point guard from the class of 2021, Brooklynn Miles, announced her intentions to attend the Tennessee Volunteers Women’s Basketball program. The Richmond, KY native chose the Lady Vols over the Wildcats, along with Purdue, Miami…

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June 29, 2020

UK WBB’s Deasia Merrill to transfer

Drew Franklin 3:00pm June 29, 2020 6/29/20 Comments Disabled

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The Kentucky women’s basketball team lost some of its help inside with the transfer of Deasia Merrill. A four-star prospect in ESPN’s Class of 2019 rankings, Merrill signed with the Wildcats out of Villa Rica, Georgia, over opportunities at Duke, Pittsburgh, Miami, NC State, Rutgers, St. John’s, Virginia, Ole Miss and Georgia Tech. However, once…

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June 28, 2020

WATCH: KSR catches up with Makayla Epps

Maggie Davis 11:00pm June 28, 2020 6/28/20

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Makayla Epps has always been busy, but these days are different. Her current routine may not look like her “normal” one due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but she’s staying busy and even finding time to catch up with us, Kentucky Sports Radio. She was kind enough to chat during her lunch break, so you’ll get…

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Ryle’s Maddie Scherr wins Miss Kentucky Basketball

Maggie Davis 6:08pm June 28, 2020 6/28/20

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Maddie Scherr has been raking in awards throughout her impressive high school basketball career. She’s already claimed most of the sport’s highest honors, and she earned one final cherry on top Sunday evening: Miss Kentucky Basketball. The Ryle High School standout was named the state’s best female hooper in a virtual ceremony, hosted by WKYT…

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June 27, 2020

Mathew Mitchell Recovering from Successful Brain Surgery

Nick Roush 4:59pm June 27, 2020 6/27/20

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Kentucky’s women’s basketball coach is recovering from brain surgery. Matthew Mitchell’s wife, Jenna, revealed in a Facebook post that her husband recently went under the knife at UK Hospital after blood was discovered on his brain. “About four months ago he fell and suffered a concussion, was not well for a couple of weeks, then…

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June 24, 2020

WATCH: KSR catches up with Maci Morris

Maggie Davis 11:00pm June 24, 2020 6/24/20 Comments Disabled

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Maci Morris has had quite an eventful few months. Earlier this year, the former Cat was playing professional basketball in Italy, where her team had qualified for the post-season playoffs. But in the span of just a few weeks, the COVID-19 outbreak overtook the country, shut down her league and (almost) left her stranded abroad.…

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June 21, 2020

FATHER’S DAY: Dad Strength, UK Legacies and Daddy-Daughter Duos

Maggie Davis 10:00pm June 21, 2020 6/21/20 Comments Disabled

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Happy Father’s Day, everyone. We’ve had plenty of great Dad-centric content on the site throughout the day Sunday (including Nick Roush’s first mistake as a parent and a collection of heartfelt messages from past, present and future Wildcats). Now, I’d like to take things one step further. Here are some of the most legendary fathers…

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