Category Archives: UK Basketball

College Basketball – Cats Squeeze by the Aggies in a Referee Controlled Game

UK slips by Texas A&M – Photo by Brendon Miller

The Texas A&M Aggies came to Rupp Arena looking to break a three-game losing streak to the Kentucky Wildcats. The Cats/Aggies matchup has become one of the most competitive matchups in the league. Four of the last seven games between the two teams have went into overtime. Texas A&M have struggled as of late opening the SEC season 0-3 but they haven’t had their full team on the court for some time. When asked which A&M to prepare for, Kentucky Assistant Joel Justus stated “ I think you have to prepare for all of them.” Tonight the Wildcats often looked unprepared but were still able to pull out the win. Continue reading College Basketball – Cats Squeeze by the Aggies in a Referee Controlled Game

Kentucky falls to the Vols in Rocky Top by Ty Back 1-6-18

UK falls at Tennessee ….. Again

Knoxville, TN – Coach Calipari and the UK Wildcats took the short trip down I-75 to Knoxville to play a desperate Tennessee team who opened up the SEC 0-2.  Kentucky came into the night, carrying a 2 game losing streak at Rocky Top, and only winning one of their last 4.  A crowd of 21,678 filed into Thompson-Bolin Arena to watch these two top 20 ranked SEC teams clash.  

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SEC Opener a Tough Test for the Cats

 

UK takes a hard fought win over Georgia – Photo by Brendon Miller

Coming off an impressive performance against the Louisville Cardinals, the Kentucky Wildcats collided with the Georgia Bulldogs to end the calendar year but also start the conference schedule for the Wildcats. A tough matchup was expected because Georgia have matched their best start (9-1) of Mark Fox’s tenure in Athens.

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BATTLE OF THE BLUEGRASS: UK DEFEATS THE CARDS IN A ROUT. KENTUCKY 90- LOUSIVILLE 61.

UK demolishes Louisville – Photo by Larry Robinson

David Leveridge- Bluegrass Sports Nation Beat Reporter- Kentucky Basketball – December, 29th, 2017- Rupp Arena

Lexington, Kentucky- As the world recovers from the Holiday season and College Football bowl games dominates the world of sports.  The annual rivalry between the University of Kentucky Wildcats and the Louisville Cardinals captivates fans across the commonwealth and country.  

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UK survives the battle of the Commonwealth’s. Kentucky prevails with a seven- point win 93- 86 over the Virginia Tech Hokies.

2017 Big Blue Madness (Photo by Mike Cyrus)

David Leveridge- Bluegrass Sports Nation- Beat Reporter

December, 16th, 2017 Rupp Arena

The University of Kentucky continued its non- conference schedule today with a battle of the Commonwealth’s against the Virginia Tech Hokies from the ACC conference.  Both teams enter tonight’s contest with only two losses combined on the season.  Virginia Tech entered tonight matchup with a nine and one record.  Virginia Tech has been impressive in the season with big wins over the Iowa Hawkeyes and Washington Huskies.  

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UK Basketball – Just as expected – By Kevin B. Conley

Cats continue to improve with win over Virginia Tech – Photo by Brendon Miller

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Very rarely does a game play out as expected. The narratives that dominated the conversation prior to tipoff often disappear as the realities of the court replace conjecture and speculation with cold hard facts. Continue reading UK Basketball – Just as expected – By Kevin B. Conley

UK Basketball – What Is A Hokie?

By: Kevin B. Conley

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky plays host to Virginia Tech today at Rupp Arena. The Wildcats, ranked either eighth or fifth depending on which poll is being used, will be facing a Hokies’ squad that is averaging 96.2 points per game. While the game will be one of the toughest of the young season for the Cats, another thought will be on the minds of some of those in attendance. Continue reading UK Basketball – What Is A Hokie?