Tag Archives: maryland basketball

Who Would You Rather Play in the Sweet 16?

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The Kentucky Wildcats await their next opponent in the Sweet 16 in Cleveland and I want to know who you want to play. Vote on the poll below and then lets hear it in the comments on why you want West Virginia or Maryland. Here is a little preview of Maryland and West Virginia from CBS Sports: No. 4 Maryland ...

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

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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 not wear Kentucky blue and ...

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Kentucky is Looking to do More Right than Wrong

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John Calipari knows there are a lot of things his team needs to work on and with the short amount of time he has to implement those, he can only concentrate on the things her learns after games. Maryland exploited a couple of Kentucky’s weaknesses, and as every one know, rebounding is at the top of the list. Maryland also ...

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What a Night to be Jarrod Polson!

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Jarrod Polson is the talk of the Big Blue Nation as he took the reins and guided the Wildcats to an opening night victory over Maryland in the Barclays Classic. I don’t know how you were acting watching the game, but as you can see, Jarrod’s parents were on the edge of their seats. Jarrod, this is mom and dad ...

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Kentucky vs. Maryland Postgame Notes

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Kentucky Basketball Postgame Notes Kentucky vs. Maryland November 9, 2012 Barclay’s Center Classic Barclay’s Center – Brooklyn, N.Y. — Kentucky won its season-opener, starting the season 1-0, while Maryland dropped to 0-1. — The Wildcats are 9-5 all-time against Maryland and 5-2 in neutral site games — UK is now 90-19 in season openers and 4-0 in their season lid-lifter ...

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White Boy Academy Pushes Kentucky over Maryland

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What looked like could be a blow out, ended up being a nail biter as the Kentucky Wildcats beat the Maryland Terrapins 72-69 in the Barclays Classic in Brooklyn, New York. The unlikeliest of Kentucky heroes, Jarrod Polson, hit two clutch free throws to put the Cats up by 3 to pull out the first win of the season. Polson ...

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Injury Report: Julius Mays and Ryan Harrow Will Play

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During John Calipari’s press conference yesterday he spoke of Ryan Harrow and Julius Mays not practicing yesterday and it was a possibility that they may not play vs. Maryland tonight. There are now reports that Julius Mays will definitely play and Ryan Harrow will more than likely play. Don’t tell that to Dick Vitale though, he thinks it is rubbish ...

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Big Blue Preview: Kentucky vs. Maryland

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KENTUCKY WILDCATS vs. MARYLAND TERRAPINS Friday, November 09, 2012, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY 8:30PM Tipoff, ESPN This is it, folks. This is the moment we’ve been waiting for since the final buzzer of the Kentucky/Kansas National Championship game. Tonight is the night a new generation of Wildcats takes the floor to defend their championship. And what an early test it ...

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Where to Watch Kentucky vs. Maryland in Barclays Classic

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The #3 Kentucky Wildcats travel to Brooklyn, NY to play their season opener vs. the Maryland Terrapins in the Barclays Classic on ESPN at 8:30pm est. The announcers for tonight’s game are Dave O’Brien and Dick Vitale. Kentucky opened as a 16.5 point favorite, but the updated line has Kentucky -11. The game will also be shown on ESPN3.com online. ...

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Dez Wells Ruled Eligible by NCAA Just in Time for Kentucky

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Maryland got a big surprise today as the NCAA has ruled transfer Dez Wells eligible to play right before their game with Kentucky in the Barclays Classic on Friday. After having his initial waiver denied on Oct. 26, the Terrapins filed an appeal with the NCAA Division I Legislative Council Subcommittee for Legislative Relief, overturning the original decision. “We’re excited ...

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John Calipari Schedules Old Friend for First Game in Barclays

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Even though Kentucky fans aren’t thrilled with Maryland fans after all that happened after the Harrison Twins picked Kentucky, the coaches of each team happen to be friends. The Kentucky Wildcats open up with the Maryland Terrapins at the Barclays Center and the way the game was set up was John Calipari trying to help out an old friend in ...

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Maryland had Everything to get the Harrison Twins Except John Calipari

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John Calipari can flat out recruit. The Kentucky Wildcats just received commitments from the #1 point guard and #1 shooting guard in the 2013 class in a matter of a few words. Andrew and Aaron Harrison have decided to be Wildcats over a team that looked like they had everything the two recruits could have ever wanted. Jeff Borzello of ...

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The Harrison Twins Pick Kentucky

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The announcement has finally been made and Aaron and Andrew Harrison have committed to the University of Kentucky. The Harrison Twins picked the Wildcats and John Calipari over Maryland and SMU. The newest additions to the 2013 class have joined Derek Willis from Bullitt East High School in Louisville who committed last high school season. This puts Kentucky at #1 ...

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The Harrison Twins Announcement Show is On

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ESPNU Recruiting Nation has started and we are now 30 minutes away from the Harrison Twins announcement. Where will they go? Maryland or Kentucky? Here are a couple of predictions from recruiting analysts: Jerry Meyer of 24/7 Sports predicts Kentucky. Evan Daniels of Scout.com predicts Kentucky. Some are not predicting at all: Just got a call from a coach who ...

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2 Hours Until Harrison Twins Decision!!

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We are down to only 2 hours until the Harrison Twins let the world know where they are going to play: Kentucky or Maryland. Where do you think they are going to go? Here is another look at the dynamic duo:

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