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June 3, 2020

Kentucky WBB announces signing of Maryland transfer Olivia Owens

Jack Pilgrim 5:30pm June 3, 2020 6/3/20 Comments Disabled

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The Kentucky women’s basketball has officially announced the addition of Maryland transfer Olivia Owens. Owens, a former five-star prospect and one of the best centers in the nation coming out of high school in 2018, announced her decision to transfer from Maryland to Kentucky on Monday. Now, UK head coach Matthew Mitchell has introduced the…

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June 2, 2020

What the addition of Olivia Owens means to the UK Hoops program

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm June 2, 2020 6/2/20

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Fans have been clamoring for a true center that would help shore up some of the issues that have plagued the Kentucky Women’s Basketball team over the last few seasons. On Monday, they finally received their wish – although they might just have to wait one more year to watch it play out. Olivia Owens,…

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UK WBB commit Erin Toller says Tennessee was her “dream school” before picking Kentucky

Zack Geoghegan 6:00pm June 2, 2020 6/2/20

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“Dream schools” are only reflective of a dream until you wake up (or in this case: grow up). Kentucky Women’s Basketball commitment Erin Toller was enamored with the idea that she could one day help continue the legacy of the Tennessee lady Volunteers program. Despite growing up in the Lousiville area and attending Sacred Heart…

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Maryland transfer commits to Kentucky WBB

Jack Pilgrim 1:30pm June 2, 2020 6/2/20

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Matthew Mitchell has picked up yet another talented prospect on the transfer market. Monday afternoon, Maryland transfer Olivia Owens announced her commitment to the University of Kentucky after two seasons in College Park, MD. “I trust the next chapter because I know the author,” Owens announced on Twitter. I trust the next chapter because I…

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May 28, 2020

UK Hoops set to face Kansas State for 2020 SEC/Big 12 Challenge

Zack Geoghegan 1:00pm May 28, 2020 5/28/20 Comments Disabled

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The 2020-21 schedule is beginning to take shape. On Thursday, it was announced that the Kentucky Women’s Basketball program will face off against the Kansas State Wildcats on the road this coming season as a part of the SEC/Big 12 Challenge. It will mark the first-ever meeting between the two schools. Wildcats vs. Wildcats Who…

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May 24, 2020

Four-star point guard Jada Walker is UK Hoops’ first 2021 commitment

Zack Geoghegan 1:00pm May 24, 2020 5/24/20

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Matthew Mitchell has landed his first commitment for the class of 2021 and it comes in the form of a four-star point guard. Jada Walker, a 5-foot-6 guard from Richmond, VA, made her choice to attend college at the University of Kentucky, delivering the announcement via social media on Saturday evening. Go wildcats !!!??? @KentuckyWBB…

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May 20, 2020

BREAKING: NCAA approves voluntary athletic activities starting in June

Jack Pilgrim 3:51pm May 20, 2020 5/20/20

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The NCAA has taken a major first step forward in potentially getting college sports rolling once again. This afternoon, the NCAA Division I Council voted to approve voluntary athletic activities in football, men’s basketball, and women’s basketball beginning in June, lifting the moratorium scheduled to go through May 31. According to the report – broken…

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May 17, 2020

This trio of Tennessee hoopers is bringing its winning ways to Kentucky

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm May 17, 2020 5/17/20

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Jazmine Massengill’s decision to transfer away from Tennessee in order to suit up for the Kentucky Wildcats came as a shock to her one-time high school teammate. Massengill had just finished up her sophomore season for the Lady Volunteers, the program that current Kentucky commit Treasure Hunt described as Massengill’s “dream school.” Hunt and Massengill…

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May 16, 2020

NCAA voting next week to allow on-campus activities starting June 1

Jack Pilgrim 5:30pm May 16, 2020 5/16/20

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Wednesday is a significant day for those hoping to see college football return to action this fall. According to a report by Sports Illustrated, the NCAA Division I Council is set to vote next week on lifting the nation-wide moratorium on on-campus summer activities, allowing for student-athletes to return to campus as soon as June…

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May 15, 2020

Former UK commit Lindsey Duvall announces transfer to NKU

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm May 15, 2020 5/15/20

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Lindsey Duvall has traveled all across the Bluegrass State playing basketball and she’s found another local destination. The former 2017 Miss Kentucky Basketball winner announced that she would be transferring away from the University of Louisville in order to attend Northern Kentucky University. Duvall made the announcement on her Instagram.   View this post on…

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April 11, 2020

UK Hoops Guard Sabrina Haines Has Signed With an Agent

Zack Geoghegan 1:00pm April 11, 2020 4/11/20 Comments Disabled

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Matthew Mitchell isn’t the only head coach in Lexington that can produce professional basketball players. Two days after Kentucky Women’s Basketball guard Jaida Roper announced that she is signing with an agent and continuing her basketball career, her fellow backcourt teammate Sabrina Haines is doing the same. Haines has signed with KOYER Sport, a FIBA certified…

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April 10, 2020

Kentucky WBB Guard Jaida Roper Set to Play Professionally

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm April 10, 2020 4/10/20 Comments Disabled

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She spoke it into existence and worked it all into fruition. Kentucky Women’s Basketball senior guard Jaida Roper has decided that she will continue her athletic career after she announced on social media that she has officially signed with an agent. Manifestation + hard work + trusting God’s plan… I am happy to announce I…

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April 7, 2020

Three More Kentucky Players Join University Sponsored NBA2K Tournament

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

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A team consisting of Kentucky basketball’s top video gamers would probably make a deep run in the NCAA Tournament. In addition to Immanuel Quickley and Zan Payne from the current men’s team, along with current New York Knicks forward Kevin Knox, three more Wildcats have been added to the University of Kentucky’s first-ever school-wide NBA2K Tournament.…

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April 6, 2020

Matthew Mitchell Assures the Big Blue Nation He’s Not Leaving Kentucky

Zack Geoghegan 1:30pm April 6, 2020 4/6/20

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A head coaching vacancy at his alma mater provoked some rumors, but he quickly shut them down – Matthew Mitchell is determined to stay in Lexington. On Sunday afternoon, it was announced that Mississippi State women’s basketball head coach, Vic Schaefer, had accepted a job offer to lead the Texas Longhorns women’s program. Immediately, all…

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April 3, 2020

Rhyne Howard Unjustly Snubbed From WBCA First-Team All-American List

Zack Geoghegan 10:30pm April 3, 2020 4/3/20

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I’m going to call this what it is: complete disrespect. Kentucky Women’s Basketball guard Rhyne Howard has stockpiled more awards from the 2019-20 season than you can count on one hand; SEC Player of the Year, First-Team All-SEC, First-Team All-SEC Defense, First-Team All-American courtesy of the AP and USBWA, one of four finalists for the Naismith…

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April 2, 2020

Rhyne Howard named WBCA All-America Honorable Mention

Jack Pilgrim 12:30pm April 2, 2020 4/2/20

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The accolades continue to pile up for Kentucky women’s basketball superstar Rhyne Howard. After being named a finalist for the Wooden Award, Citizen Naismith Trophy, Ann Meyers Drysdale Award and Cheryl Miller Award, along with earning first-team All-America honors by the Associated Press, United States Basketball Writers Association and the Wooden Award, the Women’s Basketball Coaches…

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March 31, 2020

Rhyne Howard is Recruiting a Former Five-Star Tennessee Transfer

Zack Geoghegan 8:30pm March 31, 2020 3/31/20 Comments Disabled

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Rhyne Howard is worth 100 times more than her scholarship says. Not only did she score the second-most points in the nation and win SEC Player of the Year this past season, now she’s out on the virtual recruiting trail. The Kentucky sophomore guard was on Instagram calling for a “reunion” between herself, incoming five-star…

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WATCH: Kentucky WBB’s 2019-20 Season Highlights

Zack Geoghegan 7:30pm March 31, 2020 3/31/20 Comments Disabled

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It was a special season that came to an abrupt end for the 2019-20 edition of the Kentucky Women’s Basketball program. The Wildcats produced the SEC Player of the Year, the SEC Sixth Woman of the Year, a top-20 national ranking throughout the season, and five graduating seniors. Kentucky finished with a record of 22-8…

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March 27, 2020

ESPN Simulation Predicts UK Hoops Would Have Lost in Sweet 16… to Louisville

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm March 27, 2020 3/27/20

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Hypothetical NCAA Tournament brackets are all college basketball fans have left right now, and even then, they almost always lead to disappointment. ESPN took it one step further for fans of the Kentucky Wildcats Women’s Basketball squad. While their Bracketology expert Charlie Creme did have the ‘Cats advancing to the Sweet 16 as a six-seed,…

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Here’s What the 2020-21 UK Hoops Roster Might Look Like

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm March 27, 2020 3/27/20

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Five out, three more in. The 2020-21 edition of the Kentucky Wildcats Women’s Basketball team is going to see some significant turnover, but with plenty of key returnees. The transfer portal is growing by the day and roster movement will become inevitable as we transition into the offseason (or whatever you’d call this dead period).…

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