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Tyrone Riley flips from Kentucky to NC State

Tyrone Riley flips from Kentucky to NC State

The Kentucky Wildcats have lost 2015 3-star defensive end Tyrone Riley to the NC State Wolfpack.

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As the Recruiting World Turns

As the Recruiting World Turns

This week, there’s been a lot of doom and gloom in and around the Kentucky program.  Four de-commitments in less than two weeks will do that a fanbase starved for success.

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Kentucky vs Missouri Round 2: Impact Players, What To Watch For and Prediction

Kentucky vs Missouri Round 2: Impact Players, What To Watch For and Prediction

I strongly questioned Missouri’s decision to hire current head coach Kim Anderson back in late April of 2014.

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Breaking Down the Cats and the Tigers, Part II

Breaking Down the Cats and the Tigers, Part II

On Thursday night at nine o’clock, Kentucky travels to Columbia, Missouri, to take on the Missouri Tigers.  In their previous encounter this year, Kentucky won 86-37, in a game that didn’t even feel that close. To be fair to Missouri, one of their best players, Montaque Gil-Caesar, was not available to play against UK in […]

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DeMarcus Cousins earns NBA All-Star berth; Calls out Clay Travis for “arrest” tweet

DeMarcus Cousins earns NBA All-Star berth; Calls out Clay Travis for “arrest” tweet

Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins has been named to the 2015 NBA All-Star game as an injury replacement for Kobe Bryant.

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Postgame notes and milestones from Kentucky’s win at Missouri

Postgame notes and milestones from Kentucky’s win at Missouri

Following the Kentucky Wildcats’ 69-53 win over Missouri, here are the postgame notes and milestones, courtesy of UK Athletics:

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Kentucky Wildcats TV Highlights of UK’s win over Missouri

Kentucky Wildcats TV Highlights of UK’s win over Missouri

Re-live UK’s 69-53 win at Missouri with the Kentucky Wildcats TV Highlights of the game:

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John Calipari calls Andrew Harrison “Andrew Wiggins”; Fans throw bottles at him (VIDEO)

John Calipari calls Andrew Harrison “Andrew Wiggins”; Fans throw bottles at him (VIDEO)

Andrew Harrison had a great night for the Kentucky Wildcats Thursday night, but he’s still no Andrew Wiggins.

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David and Andrew Dowell flipping from Kentucky to Michigan State

David and Andrew Dowell flipping from Kentucky to Michigan State

Two of the biggest recruits in the Kentucky Wildcats’ 2015 cclass are no longer committed to UK.

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Prized 2015 recruit Marcus Lewis sets decision date

Prized 2015 recruit Marcus Lewis sets decision date

The top prospect Kentucky is still in the running for will decide one day before National Signing Day.

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Jeremiah Dinson commits to Auburn Tigers after decommitting from Kentucky

Jeremiah Dinson commits to Auburn Tigers after decommitting from Kentucky

UPDATE The Auburn Tigers have secured the commitment of  2015 3-star cornerback Jeremiah Dinson, according to South Florida High School Sports. “The facilities really wowed me,” said Dinson. “It felt like home with the coaches and players, and I could really relate to (Coach) T-Rob. He’s a Miami guy. “The stadium holds 90,000 and the […]

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Javon Provitt commits to Kentucky Wildcats

Javon Provitt commits to Kentucky Wildcats

The Kentucky Wildcats have added a commitment just hours after losing one from 2015 DB Jeremiah Dinson.

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2015 NBA All-Star Reserves Announced

2015 NBA All-Star Reserves Announced

The 2015 NBA All-Star reserves have been announced.

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Joker Phillips hired by Cleveland Browns

Joker Phillips hired by Cleveland Browns

Former University of Kentucky head football coach Joker Phillips is being hired as wide receivers coach by the Cleveland Browns, according to ESPN’s Adam Caplan. 

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Anthony Davis comes up clutch as Pelicans upset Rajon Rondo’s Mavericks (VIDEO)

Anthony Davis comes up clutch as Pelicans upset Rajon Rondo’s Mavericks (VIDEO)

Anthony Davis capped a 28-point, 10-rebound outing with go-ahead free throws in the final seconds and a pivotal steal, and New Orleans won its third straight game, 109-106 over the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night.

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2015 NBA All-Star Game Starters Announced

2015 NBA All-Star Game Starters Announced

The 2015 NBA All-Star Game starters were revealed Thursday night, and several Kentucky Wildcats made the list.

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Big Blue Onion News

Recruit not “feeling” Twitter love

Recruit not “feeling” Twitter love

Recruit D’Squarius Green, Jr. out of Springfield, Illinois, is not feeling all of the Twitter love that he’s been receiving lately. The highly touted recruit says that in fact, he’s eliminating all schools who have a fan interact with him via any form of social media. “I just feel like all these old dudes are kinda […]

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“Sources”, the real Illuminati

“Sources”, the real Illuminati

“Sources have indicated that Kentucky Sports Connection is the greatest UK site ever.” “Sources.”  “Sources.” “Sources.” Chances are if you follow sports very closely, you have heard the phrase “sources say” or “sources have indicated.”  But who really are these “sources,” and what are they really saying? Big Blue Onion investigated. ———— It’s dark in […]

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John Calipari has Pat Forde come check out his new mattress

John Calipari has Pat Forde come check out his new mattress

“You made your bed, now lay in it,” were the words for the incomparable Pat Forde back last March after UK was coming off their humiliating defeat at the hands of lowly South Carolina. Well, Cal did just that, and just last week he went out and bought a new Tempurpedic “Stacks on Stacks” Sleeper […]

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Pesky Journalists Unhappy with Cal’s New Contract Structure

Pesky Journalists Unhappy with Cal’s New Contract Structure

Yesterday, it was announced that Kentucky had inked John Calipari to a deal that extended his current contract through 2021.  The deal also made Coach Cal the highest paid coach of a public institution in the country, second only to Duke’s Coach K. Perhaps one of the biggest changes to the contract though, other than […]

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Thanks for a Great Year #BBN!

Thanks for a Great Year #BBN!

Dear Big Blue Nation! Thank you for such an awesome and great year here on the website.  We got to experience many wonderful things this year and we loved every minute of it. – We broke daily, monthly, quarterly and yearly website traffic records this year. We had a monster year and expect to continue […]

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Merry Christmas to #BBN!

Merry Christmas to #BBN!

Merry Christmas from UK’s Freshman Class! All of us at Kentucky Sports Connection would like to wish everyone out there in Big Blue Nation land a very Merry Christmas.  We hope you have fun with your family & friends over the holidays.  Be sure to cherish spending time with the ones you love. Please remember and pray for […]

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Help Wanted: Cover UK Basketball, Football, Former Cats in NBA/NFL and more at KSC

Help Wanted: Cover UK Basketball, Football, Former Cats in NBA/NFL and more at KSC

Are you passionate about Kentucky Sports? Would you like an avenue to voice your opinion? Are you willing to be a consistent blogger and have your articles published on one of the Kentucky Sports Connection websites? If so, we’re looking for experienced, passionate sports bloggers to publish quality articles on the kysportsconnection.com site, or on our […]

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Masik Collegiate Fragrances

Masik Collegiate Fragrances

Have you ever thought about all the smells on the University of Kentucky’s campus?  Well Masik Collegiate Fragrances have and they’ve made perfume, cologne, and now air fresheners.  That’s right Kentucky and other colleges have their own distinct scent from Masik. INSPIRATION FOR THE KENTUCKY SCENTS: A signature scent exclusively created to capture the essence […]

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Kentucky sweeps Missouri in foul-fest; Final box score

Kentucky sweeps Missouri in foul-fest; Final box score

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

It was ugly throughout, and the Kentucky Wildcats were clearly not on their ‘A’ game, but they did just enough to pick up the win over Missouri.

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Rasheed Sulaimon dismissed by Duke; Coach K comments

Rasheed Sulaimon dismissed by Duke; Coach K comments

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Duke Blue Devils have dismissed junior forward Rasheed Sulaimon.

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Inside The Numbers: Kentucky vs Missouri, Part II

Inside The Numbers: Kentucky vs Missouri, Part II

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

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SEC Now coming to Rupp Arena for Kentucky vs. Alabama

SEC Now coming to Rupp Arena for Kentucky vs. Alabama

| January 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the first time in the show’s history, “SEC Now” will broadcast its popular news and information studio show at a college basketball arena when it comes to Rupp Arena on Saturday for Kentucky’s matchup with Alabama. The SEC Network show, hosted by Dari Nowkhah and analysts Dane Bradshaw and Darrin Horn, will be on […]

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Pelicans’ Anthony Davis  returns after leaving with injury vs. Nuggets (VIDEO)

Pelicans’ Anthony Davis returns after leaving with injury vs. Nuggets (VIDEO)

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

UPDATE Anthony Davis has since returned to the game after briefly staying in the locker room to treat the injury. Crisis averted. *** The New Orleans Pelicans are holding their breaths after Anthony Davis took a hard fall vs. the Nuggets on Wednesday night.

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Isaiah Briscoe named to McDonald’s All-American Game

Isaiah Briscoe named to McDonald’s All-American Game

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Kentucky Wildcats will once again be represented in the McDonald’s All-American game.

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Todd Grantham spurns Raiders to remain with Louisville Cardinals

Todd Grantham spurns Raiders to remain with Louisville Cardinals

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

UPDATE After being offered the Raiders’ DC job, Todd Grantham will remain at Louisville, according to ESPN reports.

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Kentucky Wildcats Football having Behind-The-Scenes National Signing Day Live Stream

Kentucky Wildcats Football having Behind-The-Scenes National Signing Day Live Stream

| January 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Fans looking to go behind the scenes as UK football welcomes a new class on Signing Day once again have their home.

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