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Kentucky’s Makayla Epps Named Co-SEC Player of the Week

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Sophomore earns league honor after scoring 42 vs. Mississippi State LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky sophomore guard Makayla Epps was named the Co-Southeastern Conference Player of the Week, the league office announced on Monday morning. It is the first time in her career that she has earned a player of the week award by the league. Epps scored a ...

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UK Hoops Meets Arkansas Sunday for Alumni Day

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Coach Matthew Mitchell and his wife Jenna will donate $2 to the Pat Summitt Foundation for every fan who attends LEXINGTON, Ky. – The No. 9/8 Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to get back to its winning ways when it plays host to Arkansas Sunday, Jan. 26 at 1 p.m. EST in Memorial Coliseum for Alumni Day. The game will be televised live ...

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UK Hoops 117 Bradley 77 Final Boxscore

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UK Hoops pounds on Bradley 117-75 to improve their record to 7-0. As you can see, Samarie Walker was a beast in the paint scoring a career high 22 points and grabbing 14 rebounds. Here are the rest of the stats from today’s victory:   [adsenseyu3]

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Mathies, Stallworth, Walker Honored by SEC

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Mathies named SEC Co-Player of the Year and All-SEC First Team, while Stallworth is selected First Team and Walker Second Team and All-Defensive Team LEXINGTON, Ky. – Three Kentucky women’s basketball players were honored by the Southeastern Conference on Tuesday including senior guard A’dia Mathies, who was named the 2013 SEC Co-Player of the Year along with Tennessee’s Meighan Simmons. ...

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A’dia Mathies Leads UK Hoops to Big Win at Vandy

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A’dia Mathies had a big day as UK Hoops beat Vanderbilt 75-53. Here is an excerpt from UK Athletics: A’dia Mathies spent some extra time practicing from beyond the arc in Kentucky’s shootaround, trying to work out a kink in her form. The senior guard found what she needed. Mathies scored a season-high 28 points, including five 3-pointers, and 10th-ranked ...

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UK Hoops Rallies to Beat Arkansas in Overtime

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UK Hoops got back on the winning track last night as they defeated Arkansas in overtime. Here is the story from UKAthletics.com: FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) – Matthew Mitchell wasn’t sure Kentucky was fully recovered from a disappointing loss its last time out. Luckily for the Wildcats coach, Bria Goss and A’dia Mathies saved their best for the second half as ...

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No. 10/8 UK Hoops Plays Arkansas Tonight

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – The No. 10/8 Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to get back on the winning track when it travels to Arkansas on Thursday, Feb. 7 for an 8 p.m. EST matchup with the Razorbacks in Bud Walton Arena. The game can be heard live on the UK IMG Sports Radio Network with Neil Price. Fans can also follow ...

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UK Hoops Drops First SEC Game

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UK Hoops Postgame Notes Colonial Life Arena Columbia, S.C. Jan. 24, 2013 Final Score: No. 18/14 South Carolina 55 – No. 5/4 Kentucky 50 Team Records and Series Notes South Carolina improves to 16-3, 5-2 SEC, while Kentucky falls to 18-2, 6-1 SEC. UK returns to action vs. LSU on Sunday, Jan. 27, at 3 p.m. EST in Memorial Coliseum. ...

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A’dia Mathies Named to Midseason Wooden Award List

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s basketball senior guard A’dia Mathies was named to the John R. Wooden Award Women’s Midseason Top 20 list announced today the Los Angeles Athletic Club. The list is comprised of 20 student-athletes who, based on their performances in November, December and January, are the frontrunners for college basketball’s most prestigious honor. Mathies, who ...

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UK Hoops Pounds Auburn to Stay Undefeated in SEC

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UK Hoops Postgame Notes Memorial Coliseum Lexington, Ky. Jan. 20, 2013 Final Score: No. 5/5 Kentucky 97 – Auburn 53 Team Records and Series Notes Kentucky improves to 18-1, 6-0 SEC, while Auburn falls to 13-6, 2-4 SEC. UK begins conference play at 6-0 for the second straight season. UK returns to action at South Carolina on Thursday, Jan. 24 ...

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UK Hoops Destroys Mississippi State 100-47

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UK Hoops Postgame Notes Memorial Coliseum Lexington, Ky. Jan. 17, 2013 Final Score: No. 5/5 Kentucky 100 – Mississippi State 47 Team Records and Series Notes Kentucky improves to 17-1, 5-0 SEC, while Mississippi State falls to 8-10, 0-5 SEC. UK begins conference play at 5-0 for the second straight season. UK returns to action against Auburn on Sunday, Jan. ...

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No. 5 UK Hoops Faces Mississippi State

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The Wildcats have won a school-record 15 straight games and 31 in a row at home LEXINGTON, Ky. – The fifth-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball teams looks to keep its overall and home winning streaks intact when it returns to the friendly confines of Memorial Coliseum on Thursday, Jan. 17 against Mississippi State. The game will be carried live on the ...

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UK Hoops Stays Undefeated in SEC with Road Win at Missouri

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UK Hoops Postgame Notes Mizzou Arena Columbia, Mo. Jan. 13, 2013 Final Score: No. 6/6 Kentucky 69 – Missouri 43 Team Records and Series Notes Kentucky improves to 16-1, 4-0 SEC, while Missouri falls to 12-6, 1-3 SEC. UK begins conference play at 4-0 for the second straight season. The win marks the third straight SEC road win for UK, ...

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No. 6 UK Hoops Meets No. 20/21 Texas A&M in First-Ever Matchup

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The Wildcats look to set a new school record for consecutive home wins at 31 LEXINGTON, Ky. – The sixth-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team returns to Memorial Coliseum looking to extend its school-record 13-game winning streak and program-record tying 30-game home winning streak when it plays host to first-time opponent No. 20/21 Texas A&M on Thursday, Jan. 10 at 6 ...

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UK Hoops Wins a Battle Over Florida for SEC Opening Win

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UK Hoops had a tough time putting Florida way, but the Wildcats hit big shots when they needed them as the Wildcats beat the Gators 76-69. A’dia Mathies led Kentucky with 20 points, but it was the timely shooting of Jennifer O’Neill that was the difference in the ballgame. O’Neill scored 8 straight points in the 2nd half and they ...

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UK Hoops Opens SEC Play Tonight vs. Florida

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – The sixth-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team opens its 32nd season of Southeastern Conference basketball when it plays host to the Florida Gators on Thursday, Jan. 3 in Memorial Coliseum at 7 p.m. EST. The game will be televised live on SportSouth, FS Southwest, Sun Sports and Fox Sports South. It also will be available on ESPN3 and the ...

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