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Kentucky players after tonight’s loss. Click here if you are unable to see the videos.
Big Blue Links for Thursday: Kentucky and Arkansas will fill Rupp Arena with positive energy tonight, says Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. Arkansas confident it can win anywhere, reports Robbie Neiswanger of the Arkansas News. Kentucky players can picture a … Continue reading
As Kentucky tries to shake off Saturday’s loss to third-ranked Florida and heads to Oxford, Mississippi to meet the Fighting Marshall Hendersons at the Tad Pad, here are three Cats that need to get back on track. Willie Cauley-Stein: UK’s … Continue reading
Three quick notes from Monday’s UK basketball media opp previewing Tuesday’s game with Ole Miss. 1. Defense. After the five-point win at Missouri, Kentucky’s emphasis is on defense. Two straight opponents have shot better than 50 percent against the Cats, … Continue reading
Before practice today, UK sophomore Alex Poythress was asked about the team’s chronic case of slow starts. The answer? Poythress said the Cats need to take more pride in their defense. (Note: We media-types interviewed Poythress before we found out … Continue reading
It should be no surprise that Alex Poythress continues to gain confidence, and he talked about that today during UK basketball’s media opp. Here is a video clip:
NASHVILLE — I know everyone loves Ted Valentine, or “TV Teddy” Valentine, the low-key, I-don’t-want-to-be-noticed official who worked the Kentucky-Vanderbilt game today. And Teddy being Teddy, he did call a technical on Kentucky’s Alex Poythress with 5:37 to go in … Continue reading
Because of deadline and my column-writing responsibilities, didn’t have time to shoot video of UK players. Luckily, our friends over at KY Wildcats TV have video of Dakari Johnson, Alex Poythress and James Young after the UK win tonight.
Three-spot from Kentucky’s basketball media opportunity today previewing Wednesday night’s game vs. Mississippi State. 1. Rust never sleeps. Kentucky hasn’t played a basketball game since 2013, all the way back to December 28, 2013. That was the victory over Louisville, … Continue reading