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The streak is over. Kentucky beats Providence for first NCAA Tournament win in four years.
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The streak is over. Kentucky beats Providence for first NCAA Tournament win in four years.
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The streak is over. Kentucky beats Providence for first NCAA Tournament win in four years.
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The streak is over. Kentucky beats Providence for first NCAA Tournament win in four years.
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Who should Kentucky target to replace John Calipari? One name should top UK’s list
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Quick Glance: Arkansas Saves Kentucky and John Calipari
  • John Calipari and Kentucky were on the brink of giving it one more shot. Arkansas saved them from themselves - and that's good for everyone.

  • The relationship between the 65-year-old Hall of Fame coach and the elite program was not just dull but also burdensome. When athletic director Mitch Barnhart and Calipari sat for a local television interview last month to assure fans that they were on the same page and committed to getting the Wildcats back on top, it seemed more like a hostage video.

  • Arkansas and its billionaire supporters unexpectedly intervened to recruit the coach nobody else pursued and offer him a compensation beyond what others could provide. Everyone benefits. Perhaps not the Razorbacks - time will tell - but certainly Calipari and Kentucky. He was in desperate need of a fresh start, as were the Wildcats. After failing to reach the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament for the fourth consecutive year, the individual who led Kentucky to seven Elite Eights, four Final Fours, and a national title in his initial decade came to a realization.

  • This is not intended to diminish Calipari's past achievements at Kentucky. He revitalized the Cats, contributed to their national title, and kept UK in contention for a championship nearly every year during his remarkable first ten years. He served as a positive influence in the state, demonstrating his philanthropy in times of crisis. This is about recognizing that since 2020, Calipari was tarnishing this legacy. It's about acknowledging that both sides knew the journey had come to an end and it was time to step away. Just when it seemed that Calipari and Kentucky were considering another attempt, Arkansas intervened and rescued them from themselves.
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Kentucky to hire Mark Pope: BYU coach, 1996 Wildcats player agrees to take over for John Calipari
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Quick Glance: Jeff Sheppard Excited for Mark Pope's Leadership at Kentucky
  • Former UK basketball player Jeff Sheppard expresses enthusiasm for Mark Pope's appointment as the new head coach of the Wildcats.

  • Sheppard highlights Pope's personal qualities, emphasizing his love for the program and his ability to mentor young men.

  • With Pope's unique perspective and experience as a former player for Kentucky, fans can expect an exciting future.

  • Fans can anticipate a fast-paced style of play under Pope's leadership, with Sheppard emphasizing the importance of supporting the team.
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Another Kentucky women’s basketball freshman enters the transfer portal: University of Kentucky Wildcats women’s basketball freshman guard Jordy Griggs announced ...
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Another Kentucky women’s basketball freshman enters the transfer portal
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‘When you think about Kentucky, you think about basketball.’ UK introduces Kenny Brooks.
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All-America point guard transfers to Kentucky as part of fast break for Kenny Brooks era
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Quick Glance: Georgia Amoore Transfers from Virginia Tech to Kentucky: Impact on Wildcats
  • Georgia Amoore's transfer to Kentucky follows Virginia Tech's announcement of hiring Megan Duffy. Amoore's 'do not contact' request indicated her predetermined transfer plans. Duffy's successful coaching history with the Golden Eagles sets the stage for Amoore's transition to Kentucky.

  • Amoore's impressive performance at Virginia Tech, with career-high statistics, positions her as a key player for Kentucky under Coach Brooks. Despite her WNBA potential, she opted for an additional college season to aid in implementing Brooks' system at Kentucky.

  • Amoore's elite playmaking skills and deep understanding of the game will be instrumental in enhancing Kentucky's performance. Her role as a player-coach figure will elevate the team's dynamics and foster growth under the new coaching regime.

  • Playing a pivotal role both on and off the court, Amoore's expertise and strategic gameplay will significantly impact the Wildcats' overall performance, providing a valuable asset to the team's development and success moving forward.
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Five observations from Kenny Brooks’ introduction as UK’s new women’s basketball coach
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Rob Dillingham, Kentucky basketball freshman guard, declares for 2024 NBA Draft: Rob Dillingham is the latest Kentucky basketball player to declare for the 2024 ...
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Rob Dillingham, Kentucky basketball freshman guard, declares for 2024 NBA ...
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Gov. Beshear, please veto SB 349. It hurts consumers and KY’s energy future. | Opinion
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Kentucky basketball guard Adou Thiero enters transfer portal: Kentucky guard Adou Thiero is entering the transfer portal after two seasons with the Wildcats.
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Kentucky basketball guard Adou Thiero enters transfer portal
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Calipari will return as Kentucky coach amid calls for his firing: LEXINGTON, Kentucky — Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart confirmed on social media that ...
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Calipari will return as Kentucky coach amid calls for his firing
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March Madness snubs: Oklahoma, Indiana State and Big East teams lead NCAA Tournament victims
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Kentucky Coach John Calipari Pleads for NCAA to Not Expand March Madness Tournament
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Quick Glance: Kyra Elzy Departs as Head Coach of Kentucky Women's Basketball. National Search Begins.
  • Kyra Elzy is no longer the head coach of Kentucky women's basketball, as announced by UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart in a press release on Monday morning.

  • Following the conclusion of the Wildcats' 2023-24 season with a loss to Tennessee in the second round of the SEC Tournament, finishing with a season record of 12-20 and 4-12 in conference play.

  • UK will start a national search for a new head coach as Elzy leaves the program after four seasons as head coach and several years in various assistant roles.

  • Elzy struggled to bring in high-level high school recruits during her tenure as head coach of Kentucky and relied more heavily on the transfer portal for player acquisitions.
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Aaron Bradshaw begins March with bounce-back performance for Kentucky basketball: Aaron Bradshaw started March with a bounce-back showing for the Kentucky ...
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Aaron Bradshaw begins March with bounce-back performance for Kentucky ...
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Big East men's tournament schedule, bracket and storylines: National championship contenders and bubble teams make up what should be a must watch 2024 Big East ...
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Big East men's tournament schedule, bracket and storylines
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Is Drake Kentucky basketball's biggest celebrity superfan?: When did Drake graduate high school? The 2012 grad loves Kentucky basketball, but he never played the ...
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Men's March Madness bubble winners and losers: Villanova knocks off Providence on the road
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Fresh off a blowout home win, Auburn’s Bruce Pearl readies for another battle against UK
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Quick Glance: Kentucky defeats Auburn in Neville Arena
  • Kentucky secured their biggest win of the season against Auburn.

  • Strong defense led to an impressive victory over Ole Miss.

  • Antonio Reeves led with 22 points, followed by Adou Thiero with 14 points.

  • Ugonna Onyenso contributed 7 points, 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks.
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Kentucky Basketball: Jerry Stackhouse says Rob Dillingham is ‘Kyrie Irving-like’: Dilly has a bright future ahead.
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Kentucky Makes Program History for All the Wrong Reasons After Loss vs. Gonzaga: The third straight home loss for the Wildcats on Saturday was monumental.
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‘It’s magic.’ UK gymnastics records 1st perfect scores since the ’90s in Excite Night win.
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Kentucky football unveils SEC opponents for 2025 season: Which SEC teams will Kentucky football face in 2025? Here are the home and away opponents for coach Mark ...
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Kentucky football unveils SEC opponents for 2025 season
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How No. 10 Kentucky and No. 5 Tennessee match up — with a game prediction: How John Calipari’s Wildcats and Rick Barnes’ Volunteers match up at each position for ...
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‎The C.L. Brown Show on Apple Podcasts: The C.L. Brown Show, hosted by Louisville Courier Journal sports columnist C.L. Brown, will bring sports fans who root ...
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NBA All-Star game: Kentucky basketball sets record with 7 participants: Seven former Kentucky Wildcats earned spots for the 2024 NBA All-Star Game ...
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NBA All-Star game: Kentucky basketball sets record with 7 participants
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Marquette vs. Providence basketball game photos at Fiserv Forum: The Marquette Golden Eagles beat the Providence Friars 91-69 Wednesday, February 28 ...
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'I wanted to go to Kentucky': Larry Bird reveals a stunning college preference: Larry Bird epitomizes Indiana basketball. However, he says he would have broken ...
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'I wanted to go to Kentucky': Larry Bird reveals a stunning college ...
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‘That’s no fair’: Pacers rookie Oscar Tshiebwe on Victor Wembanyama matchup: Tshiebwe's G League Team knocked off Wembanyama's team in a Rising Stars semifinal ...
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How to watch Oscar Tshiebwe and other ex-Kentucky players during the NBA’s All-Star events
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Augusto Cassia was on the court for one play. And he saved the day for Butler.: Butler freshman forward Augusto Cassia's first season with the Bulldogs has been ...
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The one area that most explains the Calipari-era decline in Kentucky men’s basketball
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Quick Glance: John Calipari Plans to Continue as Kentucky's Head Coach. 'I Love This Job.'
  • John Calipari intends to continue serving as the head coach at the University of Kentucky in the future. This intention was evident during his final radio show of the 2023-24 season on Monday night.

  • Calipari expressed remorse in his opening statement and discussed the 'standard' of Kentucky basketball, which he has embraced since assuming his role in Lexington in 2009.

  • Following the elimination in the first round of the NCAA Tournament last week, Calipari deliberated on potential changes for the future and emphasized his readiness to 'how we can be better.'

  • Despite the recent early losses in the NCAA Tournament, Calipari has secured the No. 2 recruiting class in the country for the upcoming season and is planning to explore possible additions in the NCAA transfer portal.
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‘We’re not a Cinderella’: Meet Jack Gohlke, the Oakland guard who galvanized the Golden Grizzlies to famous win over Kentucky
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Quick Glance: Unexpected Defeat: Kentucky vs. Oakland in March Madness
  • Kentucky suffered a surprising 80-76 loss to Oakland.

  • Jack Gohlke scored 32 points, primarily with 3-pointers.

  • Oakland achieved an impressive shooting percentage of 48.4% from behind the arc.

  • Antonio Reeves led Kentucky with 27 points, while coach John Calipari holds a 1-4 record in the last five tournament games.