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Marcus Lee Expecting a Visit from Kentucky This Weekend


Marcus Lee has reportedly narrowed down his college choices to three schools and it looks like one of them will be at his house this Sunday. Kentucky will visit No. 8 ranked Marcus Lee this Sunday. — Jerry Meyer (@jerrymeyer247) September 12, 2012   Lee has narrowed his choices to Kentucky, Louisville, and California and the Golden Bears are said ...

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Wildcat Captions #1


It’s time to play Wildcat Captions!  Due to our site redesign and server upgrades, we’re starting from scratch, so this will be contest #1.  It’s easy to play, just leave your comments as to what you think each person is saying in the contest photo.  After we feel we have enough entries, we’ll select the winner before starting the next ...

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John Calipari and the Final Floor


The Final Four floor has made it to Lexington and as you can see below, Coach John Calipari and Nortwestern Mutual rep Dan Rivers held a press conference today to talk about all the positives that will come of it. First of all, the floor will be used in the new Kentucky Wildcats locker room that is currently being renovated ...

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John Calipari Visits Aaron Gordon, “The Next Blake Griffen” At Home

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Steve Jones from the Courier-Journal reports that Coach Cal visited five star recruit Aaron Gordon at home yesterday.  Gordan is said to be the next Blake Griffen, and I would have to agree after seeing the highlight video below.  Gordon is ranked #5 overall according to Rivals. Definitely sounds like a great prospect for Calipari. Gordon has official visits scheduled ...

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Billy Gillispie’s Time At UK Is The Tipping Point For Struggles Today


Last week Billy Gillispie was accused of breaking practice rules, practicing for eight hours straight, and forcing players to play while injured. This week  Gillispie has checked himself into the Mayo clinic for treatment of high blood pressure and “other things”?  I think we all have an idea what those “other things” could be. He was one of college basketball’s ...

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Mitch Barnhart Blames Economy And Not Performance For Attendance Issues


I’ll admit, I’m a little behind in my reading, but this is something that I find hard not to talk about even if it is a week old… In an article from Herald-Leader Sports Columnist, Mark Story (yes, I read anything that’s about UK), talks about a recent discussion with Mitch Barnhart concerning UK Football’s dismal season ticket numbers. Story ...

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Updated Mock Draft is Loaded with Wildcats


  DraftExpress.com has updated their NBA mock drafts and Kentucky has four current players listed in the 1st round of 2013. 2 Nerlens Noel C 18 years old; 6’11″; 216 lbs. Kentucky, Freshman 7 Alex Poythress PF years old; 6’8″; 213 lbs. Kentucky, Freshman 9 Archie Goodwin SG 18 years old; 6’5″; 195 lbs. Kentucky, Freshman 25 Ryan Harrow PG ...

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Coach Cal Still on Recruiting Trail


John Calipari is burning up the frequent flyer miles the last couple of days and is staying on the trail today as well. Kentucky’s Coach Cal, Antigua and Payne will be on the trip to California for 2013 F Aaron Gordon & 2014 W Stanely Johnson. (CA) #BBN RT — POP (@PremierBall) September 11, 2012   Gordon has shot up ...

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Archie has a MKG Motor


John Calipari has been pretty good at his predictions when it concerns his players and I am sure Kentucky fans hope this one is true. Cal has spoke with Andy Katz and speaks highly of freshman Archie Goodwin’s motor. 2. Kentucky coach John Calipari loves to toss out platitudes of his newcomers before practice stars. He’s very impressionable and more ...

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An Open Letter to Texas Tech Fans: WE TOLD YOU SO!!


    I’m not the sort of guy to rub it in. I mean, even though Mitch Barnhart picked the wrong guy when he sought to replace Tubby Smith and, after realizing his huge mistake, cut ties with Texas hothead Billy Gillispie, I didn’t jump into the ring of angry, hateful internet commenters. “Oh, those Kentucky fans are too impatient!” ...

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Larry Warford Named SEC Co-Offensive Lineman of the Week


LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky senior offensive lineman Larry Warford has been named the Southeastern Conference Co-Offensive Lineman of the Week by the league office for his strong play in Kentucky’s 47-14 victory over Kent State on Saturday. Warford, a native of Richmond, Ky., graded out at 91.7 percent with eight knockdown blocks. He was the primary blocker on ...

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Cal is in Indy to Visit Trey Lyles

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John Calipari has landed in Indianapolis to see 6’8″ power forward Trey Lyles who attends Arsenal Technical High School. John Calipari just arrived at Tech. — Kyle Neddenriep (@KyleNeddenriep) September 10, 2012 This is looking like a trip of 2014 recruits so far. We will let you know as the map fills up.

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Julius Randle Impressed by the Ring


In John Calipari’s recent visit to #1 recruit Julius Randle, he made sure to show off his new hand accessory.   “He was rocking that championship ring,” Randle said. “It was nice! Real nice.” Kyles(Randle’s mother) joked that she noticed that Calipari used a substantial amount of hand motions to accentuate the bling he and the Wildcats won in April. ...

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