Kentucky Basketball Announces Pre-Season Game Day Change

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky-Georgetown College men’s basketball exhibition game, initially slated for Nov. 7, will now be played Sunday, Nov. 9 in Rupp Arena. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. and the game will be televised live on the SEC Network. In addition to the new date for the UK-Georgetown contest, Kentucky’s Nov. 2 [...]

Photo Gallery: Cats at the John Calipari Fantasy Experience


The John Calipari Basketball Fantasy Experience was held this weekend and the Cats helped out serving as managers and talent evaluators. The team showed up to watch the championship game this afternoon in Rupp Arena. Here are a few shots from the event which raised over a million dollars for charity. *Photos: Regina Rickert. Click [...]

Almost 1 Million Watched Kentucky Basketball in 2013-14 Season

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The NCAA has released the attendance numbers for college basketball and Kentucky Basketball was watched by more people during the 2013-14 season than any other team. Here is the top 10: 1. Kentucky: 922,653 2. Syracuse: 654,165 3. Wisconsin: 625,692 4. Louisville: 623,819 5. UConn: 587,705 6. Florida: 569,509 7. Ohio State: 5 66,949 8. [...]

Kentucky Basketball vs. Providence Date Set

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Kentucky fans already knew that Providence was coming to Rupp Arena this season, but were unaware when it would be happening. Here is the date determined if you woke up wondering: Kentucky will host Providence on Sunday 11/30/14 at Rupp Arena, source told @CBSSports. Return game from last year’s game @ Barclays Center. — Jon [...]

Mayor Jim Gray to Meet with UK this Week

rupp arena is reporting that Mayor Jim Gray and the University of Kentucky will meet this week to try and save the new Rupp Arena. Mayor Jim Gray and University of Kentucky officials will meet Thursday to discuss the future of a $351 million expansion of Rupp Arena and attached convention center. “There is no specific [...]

Kentucky Basketball: Wildcats to Host EKU in Rupp on Dec. 7

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UK to take on in-state foe for the 11th time in program history LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team is set to host in-state foe and 2014 NCAA Tournament participant Eastern Kentucky in Rupp Arena on Sunday, Dec. 7, it was announced on Thursday. A game time and TV network will be released [...]