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A License Plate with a History Lesson for Louisville Fans

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You can tell it is the week of the Louisville/Kentucky game when you start seeing tweets like this: A Good Samaritan is driving around Louisville giving out math lessons #LouisvilleHateWeek @KySportsRadio pic.twitter.com/Zb8yDRbzr8 — Austin Mills (@amillsie) December 22, 2014 Hat Tip: College Spun

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What are the Chances Kentucky Loses a Basketball Game?

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Jeff Goodman of ESPN.com is still skeptical of Kentucky not losing any games this season. CHICAGO — It was as dominating of a 20-minute stretch as I’ve ever seen, and trust me when I say I’ve seen some one-sided contests (I covered AAU basketball for years). UCLA had yet to score nearly eight minutes into the game, and the top-ranked ...

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Trinity High School has 4 College Basketball Commitments

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Trinity High School in Louisville has long been known as a football school. They are doing a pretty good job at basketball too. Trinity’s newest Division 1 commitment is D’Angelo West. Texas State has received a verbal commitment from 2015 Trinity (KY) G D'Angelo West. @Dwest_10 #MSRReport — MidSo Recruit Report (@MSRecruitReport) October 5, 2014 Here is a look at ...

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Louisville Gives Up on Antonio Blakeney; Kentucky in Top 3

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A couple of nights ago, 5 star shooting guard Antonio Blakeney decommitted from Louisville. Now, Louisville says they are done with him too. Can confirm @jdemling‘s tweet. Louisville informed Antonio Blakeney they will no longer recruit him. UK, LSU & Missouri are the favorites. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) September 17, 2014 [adsenseyu3] Seems like somebody got their feelings hurt.

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Five Star Recruit DeCommits from Louisville; Kentucky on List

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Louisville and Rick Pitino lost their 5 star recruit this evening that gave them the #1 recruiting class in 2015. Five star SG Antonio Blakeney has informed @ESPNRNHoops that he has reopened his recruiting. Story on the way with quotes from Blakeney. — Reggie Rankin (@ReggieRankin) September 16, 2014 [adsenseyu3] It looks like Blakeney will visit a host of Nike ...

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Five Star Shooting Guard Picks Louisville Over Kentucky

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Five Star shooting guard Antonio Blakeney has announced via twitter that he will play for Rick Pitino at Louisville. Man it feels so good , all the hard work has paid off ,I will be attending the university of Louisville for college Coach p I’m coming — First 48 (@blakeney96) September 5, 2014 [adsenseyu3] Blakeney picked the Cardinals over Florida, ...

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UK-UL Basketball Game Time Set

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Game is dubbed the Basketball Hall of Fame Shootout LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual Kentucky-Louisville rivalry has been scheduled for a 2 p.m. ET tip on Dec. 27 in Louisville’s Yum! Center and will air on ESPN2. This year’s event is being hailed as the Basketball Hall of Fame Shootout with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the non-profit Basketball ...

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Emory University Ranks Louisville Fans #1; Kentucky #7

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Emory University’s Marketing Analytics has released their updated 2014 COLLEGE BASKETBALL FAN EQUITY RANKINGS and Kentucky’s fans are ranked 7th in the country in terms of support. Here are the guidelines Emory uses: As we publish our ranking of college basketball fan base support across the “power” conferences (AAC, ACC, Big 12, Big 10, Big East, SEC, & PAC 12), ...

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Former Kentucky Player Looking for New NBA Team

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The Detroit Pistons have been making moves lately and a couple of players had to be waived as part of the fallout. One of those is Josh Harrellson. The Pistons renounced Chauncey Billups, Rodney Stuckey and Charlie Villanueva – waived Josh Harrellson and Peyton Siva — Eric Pincus (@EricPincus) July 15, 2014 [adsenseyu3] I have noticed a lot of Knicks ...

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What was in Russ Smith’s Head when Traded to the Pelicans?

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Jeff Greer of the Courier Journal spoke to Russ Smith about being traded to the New Orleans Pelicans and the first thought that was in his head were two people you probably know. Smith also said Davis was one of the first thoughts to pop into his head when New Orleans called to tell Smith they’d traded for him. Well, ...

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UK-UL Basketball Game Scheduled for Dec. 27

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual Kentucky-Louisville rivalry has been scheduled for Dec. 27 in Louisville’s Yum! Center and will air on ESPN2. This year’s event is being hailed as the Basketball Hall of Fame Shootout with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the non-profit Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass. UK leads the all-time series against Louisville 32-15, including ...

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Indiana Outlasts Kentucky 104-94 in All Star Classic

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Indiana’s James Blackmon Jr. was too much for Quentin Snider and the Kentucky All-Stars as the boys from the Hoosier State won 104-94 in the Kentucky/Indiana All Star game at Transylvania University. Blackmon Jr, who spurned the University of Kentucky to commit to Indiana, scored a game high 41 points as the Indiana All Stars defeated Kentucky for the 12th ...

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Quentin Goodin Thinks Kentucky is Still Interested

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Taylor County 2016 point guard Quentin Goodwin, who has long been considered one of the best players in Kentucky, thinks Kentucky is still interested even though he hasn’t heard from them in a while. This from MLive.com’s Brendan F. Quinn: Asked about UK and coach John Calipari on Sunday, Goodin said, “I haven’t talked to Kentucky in a while, but ...

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