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May 7, 2020

WATCH: The moment Mercer and Turner found out they’re Hall of Famers

Drew Franklin 5:15pm May 7, 2020 5/7/20

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Former Kentucky basketball greats Ron Mercer and Wayne Turner are among the six new inductees into the UK Athletics Hall of Fame, and they found out together while on a reunion Zoom with their old Kentucky teammates. See the moment they received the news from Mitch Barnhart: The moment when @UKMitchBarnhart delivered the @UKAthletics Hall…

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April 23, 2020

BBN Jam Sweet 16: (1998) Mohammed & Sheppard vs. (1999) Turner & Padgett

Nick Roush 11:00am April 23, 2020 4/23/20 Comments Disabled

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When the idea of the BBN Jam Tournament was conceived, the goal was to pit dynamic duos from different eras against one another. Thanks to a first round upset by Scott Padgett and Wayne Turner, we have teammates facing off in the Sweet 16. All four players were key components to Tubby Smith’s improbable National…

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April 14, 2020

BBN Jam Round One: (1992) Farmer & Pelphrey vs. (1999) Turner & Padgett

Nick Roush 10:30am April 14, 2020 4/14/20 Comments Disabled

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Are the Unforgettables still unforgettable with only two members? That will be put to the test in this first round matchup against Tubby Smith’s second squad, represented by Scott Padgett and Wayne Turner. The home-state heroes that were a shot away from carrying Kentucky bask to the Final Four actually did not have their best…

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March 22, 2020

Today on KSR: ‘March Sadness’ continues to final day of Opening Weekend

Sam Gormley 10:00am March 22, 2020 3/22/20

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I can’t be the only one that wakes up every morning hoping that this has just been a horrible nightmare and that we are still, in fact, right in the heat of March Madness. Instead, we enter another day of sportless America. Personally, I find myself with way too much free time. I look over…

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June 11, 2019

Hey Kentucky: Mary Jo Perino talks to Bluegrass Boys coach Wayne Turner

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 8:00pm June 11, 2019 6/11/19

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Wayne Turner is the head coach of The Bluegrass Boys in this summer’s The Basketball Tournament, and today, stopped by the LEX18 studios to chat with Mary Jo Perino about his squad, which is hosting the Lexington Regional July 19-21 at Frederick Douglass High School. Watch below as the former Cat previews his team’s run…

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June 3, 2019

Wayne Turner will coach the Bluegrass Boys in The Basketball Tournament

Jack Pilgrim 4:00pm June 3, 2019 6/3/19

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The Bluegrass Boys roster is already loaded with talent, and now, they added yet another impressive piece to roam the sidelines. This afternoon, it was announced that former Kentucky star Wayne Turner will coach the Bluegrass Boys during The Basketball Tournament. #BBN…We have our coach! One of the most accomplished players in @KentuckyMBB history. He…

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