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 […]

Chad Ford talks Kentucky players and the NBA Draft

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ESPN NBA Insider Chad Ford said in a chat session that Kentucky could lose seven players to the NBA Draft. Julius Randle and James Young are, for sure, gone. I would say Willie Cauley-Stein too, but his comments the other day indicated he might not be a sure thing to leave. The Harrison twins have […]

Alex Poythress says he is fine after postgame mishap

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There were some scary moments for Kentucky fans following UK’s win over Wisconsin. As players celebrated on the floor following the win, Alex Poythress appeared to suffer a leg injury as teammates piled on. (.gif via SB Nation) In postgame interviews, Poythress told the media he is fine although his knee was wrapped in ice. […]