Five Quick Observations of Kentucky’s Win Over Puerto Rico

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The Kentucky Wildcats pounded on the reserves from Puerto Rico 74-49 to go 1-0 in the Bahamas. Here is a quick reaction from today’s win: 1. Aaron Harrison looks so much stronger as he not only shot the ball well, but he also took the ball to the basket with authority. Aaron is a guy [...]

Meet the 2015 Kentucky Wildcats

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Kentucky men’s basketball officially introduced the 2014-2015 Wildcats on Wednesday including the height, weight and twitter handle of each player. Name Ht. Cl. Hometown (Last School) 00 Marcus Lee Forward 6-9 220 SO Antioch, Calif. (Deer Valley) 1 Devin Booker Guard 6-6 206 FR Grand Rapids, Mich. (Moss Point) 2 Aaron Harrison Guard 6-6 212 [...]

Jon Rothstein Attends UK Practice and Sounds Excited

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CBS Basketball Insider Jon Rothstein watched basketball practice yesterday at the Craft Center and gave his observations about the Kentucky Wildcats before their trip to the Bahamas. Sounds like they are coming together. Greetings from Lexington! Here are the Craft Center to check out Kentucky before it heads to the Bahamas. #BBN pic.twitter.com/tXLo10qcmb — Jon [...]

Wildcat Reunions

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Some Wildcats are returning to campus and others are starting new beginnings, making for some great reunions of Kentucky “brothers.” Micheal Kidd-Gilchrist has been back in Lexington and had the chance to catch up with Alex Poythress and Dakari Johnson: UK Baseball’s Austin Cousino was  just drafted by the Seattle Mariners and took the opportunity [...]

Kentucky an early favorite to win 2015 National Title

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Kentucky is returning five of their top seven players from last season and are the favorites to win the 2015 NCAA Tournament. UK is listed as 5/1 favorite to win the title. No surprise to see Kentucky at the top. The return of Andrew and Aaron Harrison — not to mention Willie Cauley-Stein, Dakari Johnson, [...]

61 Wildcats on 2013-14 Winter Sports SEC Academic Honor Roll

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sixty-one University of Kentucky Wildcats earned a place on the 2013-14 Sports Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll announced by SEC Commissioner Mike Slive. UK’s total of 61 honorees was the fourth most among the 14 league teams. UK has five representatives from the men’s basketball team, six from women’s basketball, 12 from [...]

Poythress to Return for Junior Season

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sophomore forward Alex Poythress will return to the Kentucky men’s basketball program for the 2014-15 season, he announced Wednesday. “Playing in the NBA has always been a dream of mine, but I want to make sure that I’m NBA-ready before I make that jump,” Poythress said. “By coming back, I’ll be so [...]

Wildcats join near-record crowd at Keeneland

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The second-largest single-day crowd in the track’s history turned out today at Keeneland on a picture perfect day in Lexington. The near-record 39,722 in attendance were joined by Wildcats Andrew and Aaron Harrison, Alex Poythress, Dakari Johnson and Brian Long. Saw a UK fan literally bow down to Aaron Harrison today at Keeneland. — Taylor [...]