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May 19, 2021

Sahvir Wheeler excited to return to Rupp Arena, College Basketball’s Biggest Platform

Nick Roush 10:30pm May 19, 2021 5/19/21

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This fall Sahvir Wheeler will return to Rupp Arena under much different circumstances. The former UK foe is excited to return to a college basketball environment unlike any other. Even though he’s the most recent addition to John Calipari’s roster, he’s one of only two players (Keion Brooks) that has actually played in front of…

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May 18, 2021

CJ Fredrick is excited to create new memories at Rupp Arena

Zack Geoghegan 12:30pm May 18, 2021 5/18/21

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CJ Fredrick is no stranger to playing under the bright lights of Rupp Arena. The newest addition to the Kentucky Wildcats has a history with one of college basketball’s most historic and renowned basketball gyms, dating back to his high school days at Covington Catholic. As a high school senior with the Colonels, Fredrick shined…

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February 11, 2021

GAMEDAY: No. 20 Kentucky WBB hosts rematch against No. 16 Tennessee inside Rupp Arena

Zack Geoghegan 2:30pm February 11, 2021 2/11/21

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It hasn’t even been three weeks since the Lady Vols smashed Kentucky WBB by 17 points, but it feels like it happened months ago. The two programs have gone in completely different directions since that Jan. 24 matchup down in Knoxville, where Tennessee beat the Wildcats with overpowering physicality and a deeper desire to win…

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February 6, 2021

Rupp Arena is Hosting a few Furry Friends when Kentucky takes on Tennessee

Nick Roush 5:00pm February 6, 2021 2/6/21

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A couple of cats will be court-side to watch the Wildcats take on the Tennessee Volunteers. The Lexington Humane Society has curated a collection of cardboard cutouts featuring pictures of some adorable animals that are currently up for adoption. The very cool cats and kittens will be in Rupp Arena with their dog friends, and…

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January 21, 2021

Rupp Arena clubhouse expansions are $4.8 million over budget

Zack Geoghegan 10:15pm January 21, 2021 1/21/21

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The new Rupp Arena expansions are nearly $5 million over the original budget. According to Beth Musgrave of the Herald-Leader, University of Kentucky and Rupp Arena officials are scheduled to meet in the near future as they attempt to work through a budget overrun that has them on the hook for an additional $4.8 million. Back…

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December 8, 2020

Tickets available to the public for Notre Dame, Detroit Mercy games at Rupp

Nick Roush 11:30am December 8, 2020 12/8/20

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You could be one of the 3,000 fans in the stands at Rupp Arena when the Wildcats return home to try to snap a three-game losing streak. The University of Kentucky has made a select amount of tickets available to the general public for the upcoming home games against Notre Dame (Saturday, Dec. 12) and…

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November 30, 2020

Calipari, Clarke on how Kentucky is adjusting to limited fans

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 1:00pm November 30, 2020 11/30/20

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We might be used to seeing limited fans in the stands after almost an entire season of college football, but the Kentucky Basketball team is still adjusting to playing in a mostly empty Rupp Arena. Approximately 3,000 fans attended the first two games of the season (along with 1,000 more cardboard cutouts), and John Calipari…

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November 24, 2020

LOOK: A sneak peek at the cardboard fan cutouts inside Rupp Arena

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm November 24, 2020 11/24/20

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Rupp Arena is only going to hold 15 percent capacity this season, but it’s going to appear much more full from the view of a television screen. The cardboard fan cutouts made available for purchase by the University of Kentucky are already being seated in their rightful spots amongst the rows of chairback seats in…

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November 17, 2020

UK selling fan cutouts for Rupp Arena, Memorial Coliseum

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 10:00am November 17, 2020 11/17/20

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Looking for a cool Christmas gift? This morning, UK Athletics announced it is selling fan cutouts for men’s and women’s basketball games at Rupp Arena and Memorial Coliseum, along with gymnastic and volleyball matches. The cutouts are similar to those seen at college and NFL stadiums throughout the pandemic and feature an image of a…

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November 10, 2020

LOOK: The Rupp Arena floor is ready for the 2020-21 season

Jack Pilgrim 2:00pm November 10, 2020 11/10/20

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With just 15 days remaining until the college basketball season tips off, the Rupp Arena floor is ready to host the Kentucky Wildcats. UK head coach John Calipari shared a picture of Rupp this morning, updated with Central Bank Center signage on the floor and on the video board. “The floor is down and ready for…

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