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John Calipari Named NABC Coach of the Year


Calipari wins NABC Coach of the Year for third time in his career LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the third time in his career, John Calipari has been named National Coach of the Year by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. Calipari moved into second place alone for the most all-time NABC Coach of the Year honors. John Wooden earned the ...

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Willie Cauley-Stein Tabbed John R. Wooden All-American


LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky junior forward Willie Cauley-Stein, already considered a consensus All-American by the NCAA, was tabbed a 2015 John R. Wooden All-American on Monday. Cauley-Stein was one of 10 Wooden All-Americans announced on a 30-minute show on ESPNU on Monday. Selected by nearly 1,000 national college basketball media members and the former award winners, the Wooden All-American team ...

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Karl Towns is Favorite For Final Four Most Outstanding Player


The odds are out and Kentucky’s Karl Towns is the early favorite for Most Outstanding Player in this year’s Final Four according to CBS Sports. Towns at 3 to 1 and Willie Cauley-Stein is right behind him at 4 to 1. Aaron Harrison is on the list at 7 to 1. Here is the complete list of odds. Karl-Anthony Towns ...

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Video: Wildcat Parents Share Their Pride

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KSTV‘s Thomas Beisner and Bradley McKee were in Cleveland for Kentucky’s big win over Notre Dame. While fans have voiced their pride for the Cats, it is the parents who deserve some of the appreciation for raising such amazing human beings on and off the court. Listen as they share their feelings about their young men after Kentucky’s win over ...

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Finally a Positive Article about John Calipari and Kentucky


Bob Kravitz of WTHR.com in Indiana has a very good article about John Calipari and his Kentucky Wildcats. Here is an excerpt. We love underdogs. It’s in the human DNA, especially the American DNA. We love the U.S. hockey team knocking off the Soviets. We love Georgia State eliminating Baylor. We love Villanova over Georgetown in 1985. It’s why we ...

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Video: Aaron Harrison Shooting Some Three’s in Practice Today


Aaron Harrison suffered a dislocated finger Friday night in Kentucky’s win over West Virginia. Watching Aaron shoot in practice today, his finger didn’t seem to bother him. Getting some shots up during practice. #Elite8 #BBN #BlueGetsIn pic.twitter.com/YEq50q3Q54 — KYwildcatsTV (@KYwildcatsTV) March 27, 2015

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