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February 29, 2020

RECAP: Kentucky avenges loss to Auburn to secure SEC crown

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00pm February 29, 2020 2/29/20

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In what has become a familiar pattern, Kentucky was able to grind out another win and it was a big one. The Cats beat No. 15 Auburn 73-66 to avenge their loss to the Tigers earlier this month and secure the program’s 49th regular season SEC title. No matter what happens over the next two…

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Kentucky Takes Down Auburn 73-66 to Win SEC Regular Season Title

Nick Roush 6:05pm February 29, 2020 2/29/20

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For the 49th time, the Kentucky Wildcats have won an SEC regular season title. Playing the last team that beat them, UK won the battle at the free throw line to defeat No. 15 Auburn 73-66 at Rupp Arena. A game of runs, UK’s sleepy start put them behind the 8-ball early. Auburn made their…

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HALF: Kentucky Leads Auburn 40-37

Nick Roush 4:50pm February 29, 2020 2/29/20

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It took the Wildcats awhile to wake up, but once they got rolling the Tigers were on their heels. Kentucky overcame a nine-point deficit to go ahead by as much as eight, eventually taking a 40-37 lead into the halftime locker room. Nick Richards and Austin Wiley were each relegated to the bench for significant…

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Scouting Report: Auburn Tigers

Brandon Ramsey 11:00am February 29, 2020 2/29/20 Comments Disabled

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Auburn enters this afternoon’s game with a record of 24-4, 11-4 in the Southeastern Conference.  The Tigers are a high-powered offensive team averaging 78.3 points per game which is good for 24th in the country.  They get their points through sheer volume of possessions and shot attempts.  In the SEC, the Tigers rank 9th, 12th,…

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GAMEDAY vs. Auburn, Presented by 21c Lexington

Nick Roush 10:00am February 29, 2020 2/29/20

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A message from our sponsor: Just a short walk from Rupp Arena, Lockbox Restaurant & Bar is your perfect retreat before or after the big match up. Led by executive chef Cody Derosett, Lockbox uses local, high quality ingredients from the Bluegrass Region to create seasonal dishes. Dine with art while you enjoy cocktails, beer…

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February 1, 2020

The Numbers Behind Kentucky’s Loss at Auburn

Nick Roush 9:32pm February 1, 2020 2/1/20

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After grinding out consecutive wins in front of sold out crowds on the road, Kentucky could not escape Auburn Arena with a win, falling to the Tigers 75-66. It only takes a couple of glances at the box score to see why Bruce Pearl’s squad was able to hang on at home. 4 — UK…

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Kentucky-Auburn By the Numbers

Nick Roush 5:00pm February 1, 2020 2/1/20

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4.7 — Assists per game by Auburn’s J’Von McCormick, the fourth-most in the SEC. The SEC’s leader in assists is none other than Ashton Hagans, averaging 7.2 assists a game. 5-3 — John Calipari’s record against Bruce Pearl at Auburn. 7 — Turnovers committed by Ashton Hagans in the Midwest Regional Final. He also had…

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College GameDay Crew Picks Kentucky Over Auburn

Nick Roush 12:30pm February 1, 2020 2/1/20

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Students lined up early to pack Auburn Arena for College GameDay. They left sorely disappointed. At the culmination of the hour-long television program, Seth Greenberg and LaPhonso Ellis shared their predictions for tonight’s contest between the Wildcats and the Tigers. They’re all in on Kentucky. The College GameDay crew picks UK to beat Auburn. pic.twitter.com/Y1prA2l4iY…

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Scouting Report: Auburn Tigers

Brandon Ramsey 12:00pm February 1, 2020 2/1/20

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Auburn enters tonight’s game with a record of 18-2, 5-2 in the Southeastern Conference.  The Tigers are averaging 79.3 points per game which is 3rd in the conference and 22nd nationally.  Just like typical Bruce Pearl teams, Auburn relies on guard play and pushing the pace on offense to find success.  However, they don’t have…

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LOOK: Auburn Fans Started Lining Up for College GameDay at 3 a.m.

Nick Roush 10:30am February 1, 2020 2/1/20

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Super Bowl Sunday arrived at Auburn Arena a day early. Hosting a basketball edition of College GameDay for the first time in program history, Auburn students woke up early to scream and shout for ESPN’s cameras. The line for the event was supposed to start at 7 a.m. The Montgomery Advertiser’s Josh Vitale reports the…

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