Category Archives: UK Hoops

UK Hoops – Kentucky Falls to No. 3 Louisville on Sunday

UK Hoops falls to Louisville – Photo by Mont Dawson

Maci Morris Leads Wildcats with 16 Points

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Maci Morris scored 16 points, but the Kentucky women’s basketball lost to No. 3 Louisville 87-63 on Sunday at Memorial Coliseum.
Kentucky (8-4) got 10 points from freshman Tatyana Wyatt, while Jaida Roper added nine. Taylor Murray finished with eight points, seven rebounds and seven assists for the Wildcats. Senior Alyssa Rice also had eight points for Kentucky. Continue reading UK Hoops – Kentucky Falls to No. 3 Louisville on Sunday

UK Hoops: Signees Howard, Green Named to Naismith HS Watch List

Both 2017-18 signees named to list of 50 players for national HS Player of the Year

LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s basketball signees Rhyne Howard (Cleveland, Tenn.) and Blair Green (Harlan, Ky.) have been named to the 2017 Naismith Girls’ High School Watch List, which annually names the top player in high school basketball. Howard and Green are two of just 50 players nationally to make the list. Continue reading UK Hoops: Signees Howard, Green Named to Naismith HS Watch List

UK Basketball – Big Blue Madness 2017: The premiere practice for all of College Basketball.

(Photo by Mike Cyrus)

David Leveridge- Kentucky Basketball Beat Reporter.

The excitement of Kentucky Basketball debuted tonight Friday, The Thirteenth 2017 @ the Historic Rupp Arena.  Since Kentucky lost in the Elite 8 of the NCAA Basketball tournament in March of this year, this date has been anticipated for a long time.  Big Blue Madness is the official start to the College Basketball season as this is the first time all year the public gets to see UK on the court.  Other schools such as Duke, Kansas, North Carolina all hold similar events, but the hype and anticipation of Big Blue Madness is unique making Kentucky the gold Standard of College Basketball.   Continue reading UK Basketball – Big Blue Madness 2017: The premiere practice for all of College Basketball.