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Photo Gallery: Bittersweet Weekend for UK Hoops

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It was a bittersweet weekend for UK Hoops. After a fun 97-52 win over Tennessee State on Friday afternoon, the Cats fell to Dayton in the Second Round on Sunday. The loss was especially difficult for the seniors, seeing their Kentucky careers come to a close. Here’s a look back at Friday’s win over the Tigers.

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Video: Kentucky Falls to Dayton

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Despite getting 29 points out of sophomore sensation Makayla Epps, Kentucky’s tournament run ended with a 99-94 loss to Dayton in the Second Round. Epps scored 22 of her 29 points in the second half. Senior guard Jennifer O’Neill recorded her 29th double-figure scoring game of the season, including 10th straight with 16 points. Senior guard Bria Goss added 12 ...

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Video: Matthew Mitchell, Bria Goss and Jennifer O’Neill Preview Dayton

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It's game day #BBN for the @ukhoopcats – Make your way to Memorial Coliseum at 2:30 and help cheer the Wildcats on to the Sweet 16! #NCAAWBB #UKHoops A video posted by Kentucky Wildcats TV (@kywildcatstv) on Mar 22, 2015 at 8:52am PDT Matthew Mitchell, Bria Goss and Jennifer O’Neill preview today’s matchup with Dayton in the NCAA Tournament. Tip ...

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Final Box Score: Kentucky 97, Tennessee State 52

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The Cats had six players in double-figures, including a team-high 16 from Linnae Harper, who finished with a double-double (16/10). UK Hoops will play Dayton on Sunday for a spot in Albany at 2:30 p.m. ET. The game will be carried by ESPN2. Here’s the final box score from Kentucky’s win over Tennessee State in the NCAA Tournament.

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UK Hoops: Epps, O’Neill Earn AP All-SEC Honors

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s basketball players Makayla Epps and Jennifer O’Neill were honored by The Associated Press on Tuesday afternoon as Epps was named to the All-SEC First Team, while O’Neill was Honorable Mention. Epps becomes the first UK player to be named to the first team by the AP since A’dia Mathies in 2013. Epps, a ...

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Photo Gallery: UK Hoops Selection Show Party

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UK Hoops invited fans and media in to share in the NCAA Selection Show experience. The Cats provided the meal while fans provided the atmosphere, waving metallic pompoms and cheering when Kentucky’s name was called. Coach Mitchell credited an extremely difficult schedule for the Wildcats grabbing a somewhat surprising No. 2 seed in the Albany Regional. Kentucky was predicted as ...

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UK Hoops Makes Its School-Record Sixth Straight Appearance in NCAA Tournament

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*Video: @KYwildcatsTV LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 11th-ranked University of Kentucky women’s basketball team earned its school-record sixth straight bid to the NCAA Tournament, and 12th overall, with a No. 2 seed in the Albany Regional. The Wildcats (23-9) will face 15-seeded Tennessee State in the first round Friday, March 20 in Memorial Coliseum. The game will air live on ESPN2 ...

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NCAA FIRST AND SECOND ROUND SINGLE-SESSION TICKETS ON SALE

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  Kentucky will play host to the First and Second Rounds in Memorial Coliseum March 20-22 LEXINGTON, Ky. – Single-session tickets for the 2015 NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Tournament First and Second Rounds to be held in historic Memorial Coliseum on March 20 and March 22 in Lexington, Ky., are now on sale. Tickets may be purchased online at ...

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Video: Matthew Mitchell/UKHoops React to No. 2 Seed

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UK Hoops invited fans in to watch tonight’s Selection Show with the team. The event quickly turned into a celebration at the announcement the Cats captured a No. 2 seed. Kentucky will host the First and Second Rounds of the NCAA Tournament at Memorial Coliseum. Hear what Matthew Mitchell had to say heading into the tournament and the possibility of ...

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UK Hoops Selection Show Party Set for Monday in Memorial

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Fans to receive free Papa John’s pizza and Coca-Cola drinks while supplies last LEXINGTON, Ky. – The No. 11/11 Kentucky women’s basketball team will host an NCAA Tournament Selection Show Party on Monday, March 16 in Memorial Coliseum. Fans are welcome to join head coach Matthew Mitchell and his Wildcats as they wait their seeding for their 12th NCAA Tournament ...

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UK Hoops Takes on Tennessee in SEC Tournament Semifinals

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – After a thrilling come-from-behind win over No. 11/13 Mississippi State on Friday night, the University of Kentucky women’s basketball team will look to clinch a spot in the 2015 Southeastern Conference championship game for the third-straight season when they face No. 2 seed and fifth-ranked Tennessee in the semifinals Saturday, March 7 at 7:30 p.m. ET ...

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Video: Player of the Game: Makayla Epps

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The @KYwildcatsTV Player of the Game goes to Makayla Epps. The sophomore sensation recorded a game-high 31 points, scoring in double figures for the second time in the last three games, and 24th time this season. Epps combined for 73 points in the last two meetings with the Bulldogs. This was Epps’ sixth game with 20 or more points, her ...

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