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What’s Wrong with Kentucky Basketball?

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Kentucky has been struggling at times this season and are still looking to find their identity. David Fox of Athlon Sports has a good article about what’s going wrong with Kentucky Basketball this year. The ceiling for the 2013-14 Kentucky team continues to be a moving target. Before the season, Kentucky’s fantastic freshmen had Big Blue Nation thinking national championship ...

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Nation of Blue Video Countdown #9

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The 9th video on the Nation of Blue Countdown is current Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins and his press conference at Georgetown College with the Kentucky media. This video received 5.960 views and a lot of Kansas fans commenting on the YouTube page. [adsenseyu3]

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Julius Randle at Champions Classic, Expect 73 NBA Scouts in Audience

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Champions Classic will take place on Tuesday night (November 12) and Julius Randle, along with Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker, is expected to draw nearly 80 NBA scouts to witness these freshmen in action. Nearly 80 NBA personnel are expected to watch diaper dandies Andrew Wiggins, Julius Randle and Jabari Parker in the Champions Classic on Tuesday night in Chicago. ...

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Andrew Wiggins Adidas Shoe Deal Was Fake

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Kansas freshman Andrew Wiggins was apparently guaranteed $180 million shoe contract over ten years by Adidas after he was finished with college. These reports are false according to SoleCollector.com. It all apparently stems from this alleged memo from adidas Group CEO Herbert Hainer, addressed blankly to a Wiggins representative, which Sole Collector has exclusively obtained below and has also confirmed ...

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Andrew Wiggins Picks Kansas

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The #1 player in the country has made his decision and he will play his college basketball at Kansas. Andrew Wiggins will be attending Kansas — Grant Traylor (@GrantTraylor) May 14, 2013 Wiggins has made the decision to play at Kansas, where very few thought he would play. Now fans of Kentucky, North Carolina and Florida State can move on ...

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Evan Daniels Makes His Andrew Wiggins Prediction

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Evan Daniels of Fox Sports has made his prediction for Andrew Wiggins and he thinks it is Florida State. If I had to put money on it, I’d go with Florida State for Andrew Wiggins. Think they have the best relationship with him. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDanielsFOX) May 14, 2013 All signs point to teams other than Kentucky at this ...

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It is Andrew Wiggins Day!!

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Today is finally the day everyone will find out where Andrew Wiggins will play college basketball next season. When yesterday began, Florida State seemed to be the overwhelming favorite, but by last night Kansas had gained ground. Kentucky feels like a longshot at this point, but it is hard to count out John Calipari on announcement day. Whichever team Wiggins ...

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Kentucky’s Dakari Johnson Makes His Pitch to Andrew Wiggins

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What sometimes gets forgotten in basketball recruiting is the players future teammates and the impact they could have on a recruitment. Jason Jordan of USA Today spoke to an incoming freshman from each team recruiting Andrew Wiggins and had them make their pitch for him to come to their school. Kentucky’s Dakari Johnson made Kentucky’s sell: Dakari Johnson, Montverde (Montverde, ...

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Jeff Goodman has Changed His Andrew Wiggins Prediction

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If you read the article “All Four CBS Writers Make Same Andrew Wiggins Prediction,” you know that Jeff Goodman said Florida State but you need to watch out for Kansas. Well, Goodman started making some phone calls and he has changed his pick. I’m changing my prediction for Andrew Wiggins’ destination from FSU to Kansas. No “inside info”, just a ...

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Summer School Could Affect Andrew Wiggins’ Decision

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Adam Himmelsbach of the Courier-Journal has kept in touch with Andrew Wiggins’ host mom at Huntington Prep and she disclosed one of the determining factors that has affected his college decision. Just spoke to Andrew Wiggins’ host mom Lesley Thomas & she said he doesn’t want to attend summer school and that factors into his decision. — Adam Himmelsbach (@AdamHimmelsbach) ...

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All Four CBS Writers Make Same Andrew Wiggins Prediction

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Jeff Borzello of CBS Sports gives an analysis of each team recruiting Andrew Wiggins, their history in his recruitment and a prediction from each CBS writer. Here are the predictions, with Borzello’s being first: I think he ends up at Florida State. The Seminoles have been involved with him the longest time, and the family connection is a huge advantage ...

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Vinegate: The Truth About the Andrew Wiggins Diss

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Last weekend Twitter exploded with talks about a Vine video tweeted by Aaron Harrison. The rumored tweet/Vine, with Harrison allegedly dissing Andrew Wiggins (who is set to announce on Tuesday at around 12:15), was immediately deleted. On the rumored clip, a friend in the backseat was caught on cam saying “F*** Wiggins, we don’t need him.” – a rumor that ...

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NOB Fortune Tellers: The Andrew Wiggins Decision

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Tuesday is Andrew Wiggins’ decision day and everyone has a thought on where they think the #1 recruit in the country will play basketball next season. Nation of Blue has polled members of the media and they are going on record right here with their prediction. Alex Risen, WTVQ Sports Anchor, @AlexRisen: Florida State Dan Bodner, KYCatStats.com Editor, @DanBodner: Kentucky ...

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The Andrew Wiggins Announcement is Set

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Andrew Wiggins has finally set a time for his college decision announcement. Andrew Wiggins will sign Tuesday at around 12:15. He will not hold a press conference type ceremony. Just classmates, family and friends — Rob Fulford (@rfulford) May 13, 2013   I am sure you are all waiting in anticipation. There will be one media member there and you ...

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Andrew Wiggins’ Parents are Wheels Up to Huntington

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Paul Bianciardi of ESPN is reporting that the possibility of Andrew Wiggins announcing on Tuesday has improved as his parents are on their way. The parents of Andrew Wiggins are on their way to Huntington Prep. It appears he is now ready and want his parents there when he does it. — Paul Biancardi (@PaulBiancardi) May 12, 2013 I will ...

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