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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 19, 2020

Three Kentucky Wildcats make Sam Vecenie’s new NBA Mock Draft

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:15pm March 19, 2020 3/19/20

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Thanks to the coronavirus, “Stay or Go Season” is here earlier than we all would have liked and will be even crazier than usual. There is growing buzz that the NBA Draft (June 25) will be pushed back, as will the Draft Combine (May 21). Individual and group workouts are out for the foreseeable future,…

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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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Immanuel Quickley, Nick Richards named to AP All-SEC First Team

Jack Pilgrim 1:30pm March 10, 2020 3/10/20

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The Southeastern Conference regular season awards continue to pile up for the Kentucky basketball program. This morning, John Calipari (SEC Coach of the Year), along with four Kentucky players, were decorated with SEC honors when the coaches awards were announced. Now, Immanuel Quickley and Nick Richards have added AP All-SEC First Team honors to their…

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March 8, 2020

Social Media Reactions From Kentucky’s Comeback Win

Eli Mitchell 5:00pm March 8, 2020 3/8/20

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The Kentucky Basketball team appeared ready to pack it in after 29 minutes of action, but that was simply not the case as the Cats flipped the script, and completed a legendary 18-point comeback to beat Florida 71-70. The Wildcats outscored the Gators by a score of 32-13 in the final 11 minutes with huge…

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Today on KSR: Hagans sits; Cats storm back from 18 down to defeat Gators

Sam Gormley 10:00am March 8, 2020 3/8/20

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I wasn’t alive for the comeback against LSU in 1994. Sure, I have heard stories and seen replays and points-wise, that comeback may never be topped. If we are talking sheer doubt before the comeback happened? I am rolling with yesterday’s win over Florida. Down Ashton Hagans and with Immanuel Quickley on the bench after…

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RECAP: How UK Won, Why It Was So Impressive

Drew Franklin 1:00am March 8, 2020 3/8/20

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Of all the great SEC road wins in Kentucky’s history, you won’t find many as impressive as the improbable comeback the Cats pulled off down in Gainesville today. UK trailed the Gators by 18 points in the second half and held a lead for only 12 seconds in the entire game, yet somehow escaped with…

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March 7, 2020

Nick Richards on Kentucky’s comeback: “This team has a will to win”

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:15pm March 7, 2020 3/7/20

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With 11:48 left, Kentucky was down 18 to Florida and it looked like a bad week was just about to get worse. Thankfully, to borrow one of John Calipari’s favorite phrases, the Cats refused to lose, storming back to win 71-70. Afterwards, Nick Richards said the comeback was proof that this team has the fortitude…

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