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February 16, 2019

Keldon Johnson on matchup with No. 1 Tennessee: “That’s what we’re here for. We came to Kentucky to play big games.”

Jack Pilgrim 7:00pm February 16, 2019 2/16/19

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The time has finally come. Starting one hour from right now, your No. 5 Kentucky Wildcats will take on the No. 1 Tennessee Volunteers, just the 11th top-five regular season matchup in SEC history. Kentucky is coming off a brutal loss at the buzzer to No. 19 LSU. Tennessee hasn’t lost a game since November…

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Former Kentucky players shine in Rising Stars Challenge

Jack Pilgrim 6:00pm February 16, 2019 2/16/19 Comments Disabled

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The 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend got things started last night with the Celebrity Game and the Rising Stars Challenge, and like we’ve gotten used to for nearly an entire decade under John Calipari, Kentucky was represented well. Former Wildcats De’Aaron Fox, Kevin Knox, and Shai Gilgeous-Alexander all competed in the Rising Stars Challenge, with the…

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Kentucky comes in at No. 6 in latest NCAA NET rankings

Jack Pilgrim 5:00pm February 16, 2019 2/16/19

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With the NCAA going away from the RPI rankings and moving forward with the NCAA Evaluation Tool (NET) to determine the selections and seedings when March Madness rolls around, while they may seem a bit off from time to time, it’s definitely important to keep the updated results in mind. And that’s why it’s impressive…

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LOOK: All of the sights and sounds from ESPN College GameDay at Memorial Coliseum

Jack Pilgrim 3:00pm February 16, 2019 2/16/19

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Another day, another successful ESPN College GameDay experience here in Lexington. With thousands of people in the Memorial Coliseum stands this morning, we got to see wacky signs, incredible chants, crazy fans, and even a halfcourt shot that won one UK student $19,000. Here are all of the sights and sounds you need to see…

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’94 feet with Jay Bilas’ will (finally) feature a Kentucky player

Jack Pilgrim 10:30am February 16, 2019 2/16/19

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Ask and you shall receive, Big Blue Nation. After being flooded with gripes following ESPN’s decision to feature Kansas’ Quentin Grimes, not a Kentucky player, for Jay Bilas’ popular “94 Feet” segment at Rupp Arena a few weeks back, the network finally gave the fans what they wanted this time around. With ESPN College GameDay…

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GAMEDAY, presented by Lockbox at 21c: BEAT TENNESSEE EDITION

Jack Pilgrim 9:30am February 16, 2019 2/16/19 Comments Disabled

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A Message from Our Sponsor: Experience Executive chef Jonathan Searle’s take on simple, honest food at Lockbox, inside the 21c (twenty-one see) Museum Hotel in downtown Lexington.  From indulgent dishes like Braised Short Rib and hand made pastas to the famous Lockbox Cheeseburger, you’ll find a delicious dish to warm even the coldest of days…

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February 15, 2019

The Six Things Kentucky Needs to Do to Beat Tennessee

Aaron Torres 11:00pm February 15, 2019 2/15/19

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It’s the Game of the Century – welllllllll, maybe not quite. But even though Kentucky lost Tuesday to LSU, Saturday’s showdown with Tennessee remains massive. For the Wildcats, it is another chance to add a huge win to their resume, one to go along victories at Louisville, against North Carolina, and a season sweep of…

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February 14, 2019

Kentucky is one of Jay Bilas’ five championship favorites

Drew Franklin 4:00pm February 14, 2019 2/14/19

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ESPN’s Jay Bilas released “Volume II of The Bilas Index” on Thursday, a ranking of the top sixty-eight teams in college basketball. Bilas refers to his Bilas Index as, “the most dependable and trusted metric of hoop quality and capability in the known universe,” and I think you’re going to like where he ranks the…

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UK Basketball Valentine’s Day Cards

Drew Franklin 12:00pm February 14, 2019 2/14/19

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day with these Kentucky basketball-themed Valentine’s Day cards. You can save them to your phone to send to your significant other or print them out and pass them around town. Choose your own adventure. And have a Happy Valentine’s Day from us here at KSR.

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February 13, 2019

A “pissed off” Kentucky team will use LSU loss as motivation for matchup with No. 1 Tennessee

Jack Pilgrim 11:00pm February 13, 2019 2/13/19

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The Kentucky Wildcats had one stolen away from them on Tuesday, and they’re looking to make up for it by stealing one away from their opponent next time around. With the LSU Tigers in town yesterday evening, the Cats lost all their momentum down the stretch, taking a nine-point lead with just 16:51 remaining and…

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