Diamond Stone Announces His Top 5; Did Kentucky Make the Cut?


Five star center Diamond Stone released his top 5 via twitter today and some were surprised by his list. Maryland, Duke, Oklahoma State, Wisconsin, and UCONN made the cut for the 6’10″ big man from Milwaukee. Obviously, Kentucky did not make the list. Stone, with one of the best names in all of sports, will […]

Five Star Power Forward Cuts List


Five Star power forward Henry Ellenson has cut his list and Kentucky is in his top 3. Henry Ellenson, a five-star prospect, tells Scout that he has narrowed his list of schools to Kentucky, Marquette and Michigan State. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) August 28, 2014 Among the schools not making the final cut are Duke, […]

Report: Coach K will Pick Dukie over DeMarcus Cousins


You read that title correctly. Coach K has lost his mind. Here is the tweet: 2 things from Team USA: post practice games between Durant/Harden/George are epic; Mason Plumlee likely to make team over DeMarcus Cousins — Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) July 31, 2014 Did I mention I don’t like Coach K?

Mitch McConnell Campaign Apologizes for Inconvenience

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Kentucky US Senator Mitch McConnell’s campaign for re-election has issued a press release concerning the recent use of NCAA athletes in their recent political videos that have caused quite a stir. Earlier today, issues related to the use of NCAA images in a web video created by an outside vendor for our campaign were brought […]

University of Kentucky Sends Cease and Desist Letter to Mitch McConnell

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The University of Kentucky has released a statement concerning Senator Mitch McConnell using footage of Julius Randle in an advertisement. McConnell’s campaign replaced the Duke footage that was mistakenly put into an ad with the above Randle picture. The University of Kentucky consulted with the NCAA earlier today regarding footage of Julius Randle in a […]

Christian Laettner isn’t selling “the” jersey


Reports of Christian Laettner’s infamous Duke jersey being auctioned surfaced late last year but there had been no official statement coming from him or his camp regarding the sale. The reason why he has kept his silence about it is because he is not the one selling the jersey. A college buddy of Laettner owns […]

Video: Tom Izzo Talks about Champions Classic

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At his weekly press conference, No. 2 MSU men’s basketball coach Tom Izzo spoke about the highly-anticipated Champions Classic on Tuesday night in Chicago. The classic, which is a double-header televised on ESPN, features MSU, No. 1 Kentucky, No. 4 Duke and No. 5 Kansas. MSU will face Kentucky at 7:30 p.m. Duke and Kansas […]

Devin Booker Wants to Win Championships

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Devin Booker has been receiving a lot of attention since he received an offer from John Calipari to play basketball at Kentucky. Booker spoke with CBS Sports’ Jeff Borzello about his offer and his recruitment situation with Duke. “That was great,” Booker said. “[John] Calipari is one of the best in the game right now. […]

Duke vs Louisville: Where’s the SEC Tournament Tornado When You Need It?

He’s made a ridiculous (russdiculous?) number of baskets recently, but I get the feeling he didn’t make that one.

Article written by NOB contributing writer Hayley Schletker. Follow her on twitter @hcschl2 Sunday night, with the final spot in the 2013 Final Four on the line, two of Kentucky fans’ most despised opponents will take the court. The good news is one of them will certainly lose. The bad? Somebody has to win, putting […]