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February 16, 2020

GAMEDAY: UK Hoops Host No. 6 Mississippi State at 5 p.m.

Zack Geoghegan 1:00pm February 16, 2020 2/16/20

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They’ve had a week off, now it’s time to bounce back. Coming off one of the team’s worst outings of the season, the No. 18 Kentucky women’s basketball team will look to recover later on Sunday when the host the No. 6 Mississippi State Bulldogs at 5 p.m. on ESPN2. IT'S GAME DAY, FOLKS. We've…

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February 12, 2020

Rhyne Howard named finalist for nation’s top small forward award

Maggie Davis 7:30pm February 12, 2020 2/12/20 Comments Disabled

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The awards just don’t stop for one of UK’s star sophomores. Rhyne Howard has been named as a finalist for the 2020 Cheryl Miller Award. The annual award honors the top small forwards in women’s NCAA college basketball. Howard is one of 10 players on the latest list. “The players on this top-ten list are…

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February 9, 2020

RECAP: Kentucky’s Defense Nonexistent in 103-85 Loss at Arkansas

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm February 9, 2020 2/9/20

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There were plenty of storylines to go around in this game, but not one that Kentucky would have expected. Despite Rhyne Howard making a surprise return to the starting lineup and a career-high 32 points from Chasity Patterson, the No. 15 Wildcats gave up triple-digits for the first time all season, falling to No. 25 Arkansas 103-85.…

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UK Hoops Fall to Arkansas, 103-85, in Howard’s Return

Zack Geoghegan 6:11pm February 9, 2020 2/9/20 Comments Disabled

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Rhyne Howard made a surprising return to the Kentucky Wildcats starting lineup against the No. 25 Arkansas Razorbacks on Sunday, but it wasn’t her scoring they were missing. Allowing the most points they’ve given up all season long, Arkansas easily handled the ‘Cats in the second half to secure a massive 103-85 win. It was…

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GAMEDAY: UK Hoops Travels to Arkansas For Ranked Matchup

Zack Geoghegan 1:00pm February 9, 2020 2/9/20 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky’s (18-4) matchup against the No. 25 Arkansas Razorbacks (18-5) might be the most difficult challenge they’ve faced up until this point in the season. While the No. 15 ranked Lady Wildcats are 2-1 without star guard Rhyne Howard, they haven’t gone head-to-head against a team with talent like Arkansas in her absence. Howard will sit…

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February 7, 2020

Rhyne Howard Named to Dawn Staley Award Mid-Season Watch List

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm February 7, 2020 2/7/20 Comments Disabled

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I’ve officially lost count of how many award watchlists Rhyne Howard is on at this point. Earlier on Thursday, Howard was added to the Dawn Staley Award Mid-Season Watch List. She is one of 15 players to make the cut with four finalists being named in March and a winner announced the following week at the…

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Thoughts From An Important UK Hoops Win Over Alabama

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm February 7, 2020 2/7/20

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When any team loses its best player, hiccups in the offense are expected. When that player is one of the top two or three in the entire country, the only thing that is known is the unknown. Kentucky was heading into game three without Howard after the first two yielded some promising and also disappointing…

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February 6, 2020

RECAP: UK Hoops Tough Out Big Win Over Alabama, 66-62

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm February 6, 2020 2/6/20 Comments Disabled

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It wasn’t easy, but the No. 15 Kentucky Wildcats women’s basketball team (18-4) gutted out a tough win against the Alabama Crimson Tide (13-10) by a final score of 66-62 on Thursday night in Memorial Colisuem. It was Kentucky’s third game without star guard Rhyne Howard, who is still about a week away from returning from…

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FINAL: UK Hoops Closes Out Alabama Down the Stretch

Zack Geoghegan 9:04pm February 6, 2020 2/6/20

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The No. 15 Kentucky Wildcats women’s basketball team earned a clutch win over the Alabama Crimson Tide on Thursday night in Memorial Coliseum by a final score of 66-62. The ‘Cats were led by 14 points, six rebounds, and four assists from senior Sabrina Haines, who shot 5-13 from the floor. Alabama was able to keep…

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UK Hoops Commit Treasure Hunt Named 2020 Naismith Trophy Semifinalist

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm February 6, 2020 2/6/20

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The top commit of Kentucky’s 2020 high school recruiting class is piling up the awards in her senior season. Treasure Hunt has now been named one of 10 semifinalists for the 2020 Naismith High School Girls Trophy, which is handed out to the national player of the year in high school girls basketball. The list…

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January 30, 2020

Previewing No. 13 UK Hoops Matchup Against Missouri Tigers

Zack Geoghegan 4:30pm January 30, 2020 1/30/20

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Later on Thursday evening at 7 p.m. on the SEC Network, your No. 13 Kentucky Wildcats (16-3) women’s basketball team will take on the Missouri Tigers (5-15) down in Columbia, MO. This will be the first and only regular-season meeting between these two SEC foes. Before we do anything, let’s look at a quick stats…

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January 28, 2020

Thoughts From a Close UK Hoops Win Over Auburn

Zack Geoghegan 2:00pm January 28, 2020 1/28/20 Comments Disabled

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The No. 13 Kentucky women’s basketball team sure gave the Big Blue Nation a scare on Monday night. Whether it was nearly blowing a 16-point halftime lead or a dislocated pinky to Rhyne Howard, the Wildcats’ first game back in eight days was as stressful as they come. (By the way, Howard said following the game…

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Today on KSR: Rhyne Howard is a Badass

Nick Roush 9:00am January 28, 2020 1/28/20

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Rhyne Howard is a stone-cold killer. Just ask Auburn. Kentucky’s star shooting guard didn’t have her best shooting night Monday at Memorial Coliseum. It didn’t matter. The nation’s second-leading had only five points when the game got turned upside-down in the third quarter. In the middle of what felt like a 30-0 run by Auburn,…

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January 27, 2020

RECAP: Howard Overcomes Injury to Prevent Auburn Comeback

Zack Geoghegan 10:15pm January 27, 2020 1/27/20

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It wasn’t pretty by any means, but Kentucky walked out of Memorial Coliseum on Monday night with a victory that wasn’t short of scary moments. Rhyne Howard was in the locker room for a good chunk of the second half before returning in the fourth quarter to help seal a 68-61 win for the No.…

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FINAL: UK Hoops Avoid Upset Loss Against Auburn in 68-61 Win

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm January 27, 2020 1/27/20

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A fantastic first half was followed up with a miserable 20 minutes and an injury scare to Kentucky’s star player. Nearly blowing a 16-point halftime lead, the No. 13 Kentucky Wildcats (16-3) women’s basketball team were able to fend off a pesky Auburn Tigers squad (7-11) in what was the team’s first game back in…

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UK Hoops Fall One Spot to No. 13 in Latest AP Poll

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm January 27, 2020 1/27/20 Comments Disabled

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Tipoff is just a few moments away but we’ve got some updated rankings to give you first. Following a bye week and an eight-day break from games, the Wildcats have fallen one spot to No. 13 in the latest AP poll. Two weeks ago, Kentucky was able to take down the No. 12 Texas A&M…

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UK Hoops Hosting Auburn in ‘We Back Pat’ Game

Zack Geoghegan 3:00pm January 27, 2020 1/27/20

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At 7 p.m. on Monday night inside Memorial Colisuem, the No. 12 Kentucky Wildcats (15-3) will host the Auburn Tigers (7-10) as they honor the life of Pat Summit, the former Tennessee coaching legend who passed away in 2016 due to Alzheimer’s. ‘We Back Pat’ is an annual tradition that the SEC introduced following Summit’s…

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January 23, 2020

Treasure Hunt makes McDonald’s All-American Game

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:24pm January 23, 2020 1/23/20

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Congratulations to Kentucky Women’s Basketball signee Treasure Hunt, who was named to the 2020 McDonald’s All-American Game this afternoon. Fellow future Cats Nyah Leveretter and Erin Toller were also nominated for the game, but did not make the final roster. Hunt, a five-star wing from Chattanooga, becomes the 11th McDonald’s All-American in Kentucky Women’s Basketball…

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January 20, 2020

UK Hoops Drops One Spot in AP Poll to No. 12

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm January 20, 2020 1/20/20

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With an impressive win over No. 12 Texas A&M in Memorial Colisuem followed up by a disappointing loss on the road to LSU, the Kentucky women’s basketball team (15-3) dropped one spot to No. 12 in the latest AP poll. The ladies earned a 22-point victory against the Aggies – who were without their star…

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January 19, 2020

RECAP: Offensive Struggles Plague UK Hoops in Loss to LSU

Zack Geoghegan 5:00pm January 19, 2020 1/19/20 Comments Disabled

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It was the worst three-quarters of the season for the No. 11 Kentucky Wildcats, but the fourth quarter almost wiped it all away. Kentucky rallied from down 18 entering the fourth quarter to nearly bring themselves all the way on the road against the LSU Tigers. Had the offense not sputtered through the first 30…

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