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April 3, 2020

Immanuel Quickley is Kentucky’s Most Underrated NBA Prospect

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm April 3, 2020 4/3/20

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Immanuel Quickley’s rise from a casual bench player to SEC Player of the Year felt like it happened overnight. The sophomore guard showed signs of potential during his freshman campaign, but they came in unpredictable waves. Even in the early stages of his second season as a Wildcat, it was Junior Nick Richards that (rightfully)…

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March 30, 2020

REPORT: Momentum shifting toward NBA for Immanuel Quickley

Jack Pilgrim 2:00pm March 30, 2020 3/30/20

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After optimism picked up last week that Kentucky guard Immanuel Quickley was potentially leaning toward returning for a junior season, the momentum is reportedly shifting back the other direction. According to Kyle Tucker of The Athletic, it’s now looking like Quickley may “strike while the iron is hot” and enter the NBA Draft. “Having talked…

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March 25, 2020

With a return to Kentucky, Calipari believes Immanuel Quickley could take over lead point guard role

Jack Pilgrim 11:00pm March 25, 2020 3/25/20

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Out of all of the players on the current Kentucky basketball roster, sophomore guard Immanuel Quickley has the toughest decision to make regarding his future. On one hand, the 6-foot-3 guard out of Havre de Grace, MD made an unprecedented jump as a sophomore, going from averaging 5.2 points in 18.5 minutes per game in…

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March 23, 2020

Richards, Quickley named to NABC All-District 20 Team, Calipari named Coach of the Year

Jack Pilgrim 11:45am March 23, 2020 3/23/20

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The accolades continue to pour in for the 2019-20 Kentucky Wildcats. This morning, the National Association of Basketball Coaches released their end-of-year All-District Teams, and three Wildcats represented District 20 (Southeastern Conference). Kentucky junior center Nick Richards earned First Team honors, while sophomore guard Immanuel Quickley made the Second Team. UK head coach John Calipari…

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March 22, 2020

How No NBA Combine Would Affect Kentucky Draft Hopefuls

Zack Geoghegan 1:30pm March 22, 2020 3/22/20 Comments Disabled

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On Saturday, it was reported by Jon Rothstein that the chances of a 2020 NBA Draft Combine are growing less and less likely. With the remainder of the 2019-20 NBA season still in limbo, this wasn’t unexpected. For the last few days, several reliable personalities in the media have suggested there likely won’t be a…

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March 21, 2020

WATCH: SEC Network highlights Immanuel Quickley’s tight-knit family

Jack Pilgrim 6:30pm March 21, 2020 3/21/20

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If you’ve visited the site or been on social media over the last two years, you’d know the story of Immanuel Quickley’s family and how tight-knit they are as a collective unit. Back in December, KSR’s own Tyler Thompson published a remarkable piece highlighting the ‘whooping women’ in the stands – Nitrease Quickley (mother), Shiloah…

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March 18, 2020

Quickley’s mom opens up to The Athletic about son’s future

Drew Franklin 4:30pm March 18, 2020 3/18/20

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Like the rest of us in this industry, Kyle Tucker over at The Athletic needs content during these basketball-less times, so he reached out to the family of Immanuel Quickley to get a better feel for the decision Quickley will make over the next several weeks. In the story, Quickley’s mother, Nitrease, gave a great quote that…

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March 16, 2020

Immanuel Quickley makes CBSSports.com’s All-America list

Drew Franklin 4:30pm March 16, 2020 3/16/20

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It seems so irrelevant now with no NCAA Tournament to close out the season, but it’s time for more postseason awards to start trickling out. Today we have CBSSports.com’s announcement of its All-America teams, which includes Immanuel Quickley from the University of Kentucky. Quickley was named to the third team. First Team Markus Howard, Marquette…

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March 10, 2020

BREAKING: Immanuel Quickley named SEC Player of the Year; John Calipari named Coach of the Year

Jack Pilgrim 11:00pm March 10, 2020 3/10/20

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After taking home the Southeastern Conference regular season crown by three games, the Kentucky men’s basketball program dominated the league’s end-of-season awards. This morning, the SEC announced sophomore guard Immanuel Quickley as SEC Player of the Year and John Calipari as SEC Coach of the Year, as picked by the league’s coaches. Outside the two…

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Nick Richards broke the Player of the Year news to Immanuel Quickley

Drew Franklin 7:00pm March 10, 2020 3/10/20

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Immanuel Quickley was in class when he learned he had been named the SEC’s Player of the Year. As he tells it, he was trying to take a test when Nick Richards whispered, “Psst… psst.. psst…,” and delivered the news. Richards remembers disrupting class by yelling Quickley’s name; but whatever the case, UK’s two Player of…

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