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Willie Cauley-Stein’s Dunk Shows Why It Isn’t Easy to Beat Kentucky

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I have been reading all morning about how Kentucky is in a shooting slump and better start making shots if they want to run the table to a championship. I have also heard seven different blueprints, everything from spreading the floor and hitting 3s to being rough and getting the Young Wildcats flustered. So far, nothing has worked and one ...

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Cauley-Stein Named Finalist for Naismith Trophy

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Kentucky forward is one of four finalists for the Atlanta Tipoff Club’s national player of the year LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky forward Willie Cauley-Stein is one of four finalists for the Naismith Trophy, given annually by the Atlanta Tipoff Club to the national player of the year. Cauley-Stein joins Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky, Notre Dame’s Jerian Grant and Duke’s Jahlil Okafor ...

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Cauley-Stein Picks up USBWA All-America Honors

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custom toolbar LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky men’s basketball’s Willie Cauley-Stein has been named First Team All-America by the United States Basketball Writers Association. Cauley-Stein was named a First Team All-American by the Sporting News last week. The 7-0 junior from Olathe, Kan., has been one of the leading contributors throughout Kentucky’s 34-0 season so far. He averages 9.3 points per ...

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CAULEY-STEIN, TOWNS NAMED SPORTING NEWS ALL-AMERICANS

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky men’s basketball’s Willie Cauley-Stein has been named a First Team All-American by the Sporting News. UK head coach John Calipari was named Sporting News Coach of the Year. Karl-Anthony Towns was named a Third Team All-American by the publication. Cauley-Stein and Towns are UK’s first Sporting News All-America selections since Anthony Davis (First Team) and Michael ...

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Calipari, Cauley-Stein, Booker and Towns Lead All-SEC Honors

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Following an unprecedented undefeated regular season and the 46th Southeastern Conference championship in program history, the top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats captured numerous All-Conference honors on Tuesday. John Calipari was tabbed the SEC Coach of the Year, Willie Cauley-Stein hauled in Defensive Player of the Year honors, Devin Booker was named the SEC’s Sixth Man of the Year and ...

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