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Calipari seals the deal with Kentucky

While the rest of the sports world was joking around on April Fools day, Kentucky’s basketball program was making a serious business proposition. And no this is not an April Fools joke. UCLA asked Kentucky for permission to speak to Calipari and it was granted. — Seth Davis (@SethDavisHoops) April …

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Kentucky Basketball Travels to Missouri for SEC Contest

After an 86-69 statement win against the then No.1 Tennessee Vols, the Kentucky Wildcats proved they are a top contender. The W over the Vols allowed the ‘Cats to jump to No.4 in NCAA rankings. Now, Kentucky (21-4, 10-2 SEC) will enter Columbia, MO, to take on the Missouri Tigers (12-12, …

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Kentucky Advances to Sweet 16, Will Play Kansas State Thursday

John Calipari went on the first four-game losing streak of his Kentucky tenure in February. That now feels like distant history, as he’s back in familiar territory. Kentucky stomped the upset-minded Buffalo Bulls 95-75 on Saturday to advance to their sixth Sweet 16 in Calipari’s eight seasons with the team. They …

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Kentucky-Auburn Men’s CBB Preview

 Kentucky Visits No. 10 Auburn Tonight Something you haven’t heard in while: The Kentucky Wildcats are underdogs tonight when they play in Auburn Arena. Since 2010 the Cats have been favored in every single match up; home and away. Its an unusual position for John Calipari and his squad of …

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SEC Hoops: Kentucky, Alabama Fall and Tennessee Rises

No. 15 Tennessee continued their hot streak last night when they defeated No. 24 Kentucky 61-59. Tennessee has now won nine of their last ten games. Meanwhile, Mississippi State beat Alabama 67-63, Missouri beat Ole Miss 75-69, and Arkansas beat South Carolina 81-65. Trial and Triumph Kentucky’s struggles continue as …

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SEC Preview: Mississippi State at Kentucky

A Tale of Two Slumps The Wildcats and Bulldogs have combined for a record of 3-7 in the last 10 games. The last time Kentucky fell out of the AP Poll Happy by Pharrell Williams was the No. 1 song on the Billboard Hot 100 and all of the team …

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SEC HOOPS PREVIEW: Kentucky vs. Texas A&M

Two weeks ago Texas A&M were ranked No. 8 in the country and the matchup with Kentucky in College Station would decide who’s in the driving seat atop of the SEC.  Fast forward to today, and it’s a tail of two different squads. The No. 14 Wildcats (20-6, 10-3 SEC) are …

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