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Cats Beat the Razorbacks in Rupp

Bam Adebayo with putback vs Arkansas. - Photo by Brendon Miller
Bam Adebayo with putback vs Arkansas. – Photo by Brendon Miller

De’Aaron Fox poured in a career high 27 pts. Saturday night to lead the number six ranked Kentucky Wildcats over the Arkansas Razorbacks.  Four other players from Kentucky scored in double digits in what turned out to be a physical night. “De’Aaron Fox is ridiculous,” Kentucky coach John Calipari said. “He’s been doing extra work. He’s been coming to practice early, not by choice, and he has really been working and it showed in the game.” Continue reading Cats Beat the Razorbacks in Rupp

College Basketball – UK opens SEC play with another Triple Double

uk-logo2Only 9,086 were in attendance last night’s UK MBB game in Oxford, Mississippi for the Southeastern Conference opening game for both teams.  The Cats were looking to get back on track after the loss to in state rival Louisville before the Christmas break and came out like the dominant team we saw signs of earlier in the season. Continue reading College Basketball – UK opens SEC play with another Triple Double

Battle for the Bluegrass 2016 – Part 2

Malik Monk - Photo by Brendon Miller
Malik Monk – Photo by Brendon Miller

Red, White and yes, Kentucky Blue filled the stands at the KFC Yum center last night. The Kentucky Wildcats brought their 10-1 record ninety miles west on I-64 to face the 10-1 Louisville Cardinals.  Louisville came in off of an easy 87-56 win over in-state Eastern Kentucky and Kentucky coming in over a thrilling 103-100 win over then number 5 ranked North Carolina out in Vegas.  The battle for the bluegrass basketball crown was once again up for grabs with more than twenty NBA scouts there to watch the talents of both teams.   Continue reading Battle for the Bluegrass 2016 – Part 2