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February 13, 2021

Sharife Cooper did not attempt a free throw. “We kept retreating,” Calipari explained.

Drew Franklin 4:26pm February 13, 2021 2/13/21

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Auburn’s Sharife Cooper is one of the league’s best scorers and he does a lot of that scoring at the foul line where he leads the entire country in both makes and attempts. Cooper gets over eight of his 20.2 points per game via the charity stripe on an NCAA-best 9.4 shot attempts from the…

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January 15, 2021

Calipari compares Sharife Cooper to Tyler Ulis (Uh oh)

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 5:00pm January 15, 2021 1/15/21

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Getting a win at Auburn was already going to be a challenge for this team, but now that Sharife Cooper is eligible, well, Kentucky’s backcourt really needs to step it up. Cooper is averaging 27 points, 4.5 rebounds, 10.5 assists and 2.5 steals in his first two games, and as someone who recruited him, John…

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January 14, 2021

Of course Auburn looks great right before Kentucky comes to town

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00am January 14, 2021 1/14/21

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Don’t look now, but Kentucky’s next opponent looks way more dangerous than we initially thought. Auburn beat Georgia 95-77 last night to get its first SEC win of the season, and it came in large part thanks to Sharife Cooper, the five-star guard who was ruled eligible 90 minutes before the Tigers’ game vs. Alabama…

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September 28, 2019

2020 five-star guard Sharife Cooper commits to Auburn

Jack Pilgrim 12:00pm September 28, 2019 9/28/19

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In news that should come as a shock to no one, 2020 five-star point guard Sharife Cooper has committed to the Auburn Tigers. On Friday evening, the 5-foot-11, 160-pound prospect out of Marietta, GA chose the Tigers over offers from Georgia, Tennessee, Florida, Texas A&M, and Vanderbilt, among other schools. WAR EAGLLLEEEE BABYYYY! LESSSS GOOOOOOO…

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July 28, 2019

Taking a look at Kentucky’s potential 2020 back court

Jonathan Howard 2:30pm July 28, 2019 7/28/19

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The first 2020 commitment for John Calipari came last night with Brandon Boston Jr, or “BJ”, for short. The long and lanky shooting guard is a top-10 player in the 2020 class and a scoring machine. If you want to learn more about the first 2020 player to commit to the Wildcats, here are five…

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May 17, 2019

Top Prospects From Indy’s Nike EYBL

Zack Geoghegan 7:00pm May 17, 2019 5/17/19 Comments Disabled

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This past weekend, I had the pleasure of embarking onto my first trip as a media member at the Nike EYBL. Session I took place in Atlanta back in April and you might recall some of the great work Jack Pilgrim did when he was down there. Session II was in Indianapolis, which is the…

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May 11, 2019

2020 Guard Sharife Cooper Says Kentucky is Showing “A Lot of Interest”

Zack Geoghegan 10:30pm May 11, 2019 5/11/19

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John Calipari and the Kentucky coaching staff have been working hard to stabilize the future of their favorite position – the point guard. The target they’re currently locked in on? 2020 point guard Sharife Cooper. Cooper is participating in the Nike EYBL in Indianapolis this weekend and I got a chance to meet up with…

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Four Takeaways From Saturday Morning at the Nike EYBL

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm May 11, 2019 5/11/19

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The second session of the Nike EYBL kicked off in Indianapolis this weekend and the eight-court gym ran by the Indiana Pacers was maxed out with the top talent across the country. I got the opportunity to speak with a few of Kentucky’s top prospects and gauge their interest in the Wildcats along with some…

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April 28, 2019

We’re gearing up for a 2019 Midwest Elite Eight rematch for 2020 five-star guard Sharife Cooper

Jack Pilgrim 9:00am April 28, 2019 4/28/19

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If there is one position John Calipari has been particularly selective about over the course of his coaching career, it’s who he recruits at point guard. In the class of 2020, Calipari only has two offers out for true point guards in consensus top-25 prospects Sharife Cooper and Jeremy Roach. For Roach, we’re still early…

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April 24, 2019

John Calipari to meet with three elite 2020 prospects today

Jack Pilgrim 12:30pm April 24, 2019 4/24/19

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While John Calipari is putting the finishing touches on his roster for the 2019-20 season, the Kentucky head coach is ready to go all-in on the next crop of talent for his 2020 recruiting class. Yesterday, Corey Evans of Rivals.com reported that Calipari would be in to see 2020 five-star combo guard RJ Hampton. Kentucky’s…

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