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Kentucky tops the preaseason AP Top 25 men’s college basketball poll with Arizona, Wisconsin, Duke and Kansas rounding out the top five. The Wildcats received 52 first-place votes. Kentucky tops AP preseason poll for 2nd straight year. Only other 4 teams to be No. 1 in consecutive seasons won a National Championship. — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) [...]
The entire University of Kentucky men’s basketball team accepted the #Layup4Lauren challenge. Lauren Hill, a freshman at Division III Mount St. Joseph, started a layup challenge to raise money for research into the brain cancer that has left her with only months to live. The team challenged Anthony Davis and Darius Miller.
Twany Beckham stars in “Dedication”, a project of Chronicle Cinema. Once in awhile we discover people that truly inspire us. Twany Beckham is one of those people. A national champion reigning from the University of Kentucky, he serves as inspiration to many of his former teammates to work harder and impact the world for better. [...]
John Calipari says he feels “absolutely sick” for Julius Randle following Randle’s horrific injury in his NBA debut last night. Feel absolutely sick for @J30_RANDLE but I know he’s going to come back from this better than ever. I’m praying for you, kid. Hang in there. — John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) October 29, 2014 We [...]
The Kentucky Wildcats were back in Rupp Arena on Monday for the annual Blue-White Scrimmage. Devin Booker led the White Team with a game-high 22 points, followed by Andrew Harrison with 19 points and seven rebounds for the Blue Team. Karl-Anthony Towns added 18 points and nine rebounds to help give Blue a 94-66 win [...]
UK players comprise 4.2 percent of the league LEXINGTON, Ky. – Nineteen former Kentucky Wildcats were on opening day NBA rosters, which were released league-wide Tuesday. Kentucky’s total former players in the league trump any other school in the country. UK’s longest tenured member in the NBA is Nazr Mohammed who enters his 17th season [...]