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Video: Tony Barbee Press Conference

*+-Kentucky assistant coach Tony Barbee met with the media today. On being able to work directly with the players … “It’s exciting for me to be back in the mix and working with the guys. It’s why we do what we do obviously: to help the kids grow off the ...

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SEC Men’s Basketball Schedule Format Announced

*+-The Southeastern Conference has announced a men’s basketball scheduling model beginning in 2015-16 that features three permanent opponents. Kentucky’s permanent opponents will be Florida, Vanderbilt and Tennessee. Kentucky will face each of these teams twice during the regular season. Here is the press release from the SEC. The Southeastern Conference ...

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John Calipari, Tony BarbeeThe UK men's basketball team beat Auburn 72-62 in Lexington's Rupp Arena on Saturday, February 9, 2013. Photo by Chet White | UK Athletics

Kentucky Basketball: Tony Barbee Elevated to Assistant Coach

*+-LEXINGTON, Ky. – Head coach John Calipari announced on Friday the elevation of Tony Barbee to assistant coach after spending the 2014-15 season as the special assistant to the head coach at Kentucky. Barbee, a former head coach at UTEP and Auburn, will rejoin the bench as an assistant coach, ...

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SEC Baseball Tournament Bracket

*+-Kentucky will face Auburn Tuesday in the first round of the 2015 SEC Tournament in Hoover, Alabama Tuesday with first pitch slated for 4:30 pm ct. The game will be televised on the SEC Network. Here is a look at the bracket

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Video: Paintsville’s Kash Daniel Talks Recruitment

*+-Three star 2016 linebacker/quarterback Kash Daniel talks about his recruitment. Daniel has offers from Kentucky, Louisville, South Carolina, Purdue, Marshall and many more. Video courtesy of WYMT TV. Daniel (6-3 230) led Paintsville last season with 180 tackles, 111 solo and 69 assisted tackles.

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Report: Kentucky Back in the Mix For 2015 Five-Star Center

*+-According to multiple reports Kentucky has emerged as legitimate landing spot for 2015 five-star center Caleb Swanigan. Jon Rothstein of CBSSports.com and Jeff Rabjohns of Peegs.com are both reporting this. Kentucky has emerged as a legitimate landing spot for 2015 big man Caleb Swanigan, source told @CBSSports. #BBN — Jon ...

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Kentucky and Arizona State Finalize Two Year Series

*+-According to Doug Haller of azcentral.com, Arizona State and Kentucky have finalized a two year series. ASU and Kentucky will meet this season in Rupp Arena on December 12, and will play in the Bahamas in 2016. Arizona State basketball has finalized the two-year series with perennial-power Kentucky that will ...

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Kentucky Softball Earns Seventh Straight NCAA Tournament Bid

*+-LEXINGTON, Ky. — For the seventh consecutive season the University of Kentucky softball team has received an at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament with the selection committee placing Kentucky as the No. 2 seed in the NCAA South Bend Regional, it was announced Sunday. The double-elimination regional, which features four ...

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Kentucky Baseball Earns SEC Tournament Bid

*+-Gary Henderson and the Kentucky Wildcats are headed to the SEC Tournament for the forth consecutive season. Kentucky (12-14, 27-23 overall) is currently fourth in the SEC East standings. The last, & only, time #UKbaseball had made 4 consecutive @SEC Tournament's was from 1993-96. pic.twitter.com/7Aq9pjaRAp — Kentucky Baseball (@UKBaseball) May ...

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Report: Ravens Sign Za’Darius Smith to a Four Year Deal

*+-The Baltimore Sun is reporting that former Kentucky defensive end Za’Darius Smith has signed a four year $2.763 million contract with the Baltimore Ravens. The deal includes a $483,124 signing bonus. Smith was selected by Baltimore in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL Draft. Smith is projected as a ...

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Kentucky Basketball to play Eastern Kentucky in 2015-2016

*+-Kentucky and Eastern Kentucky will meet on the hardwood for the second straight season. Here is the press release from EKU. RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University’s men’s basketball team will play the University of Kentucky for the second straight season in 2015-16. The game will be played on Dec. ...

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