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UT-Arlington vs. Kentucky Wildcats Preview: Online Stream, TV Info, Radio, Odds and more

UT-Arlington vs. Kentucky Wildcats Preview: Online Stream, TV Info, Radio, Odds and more

The top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats looks to keep improving as it goes after its 55th win in 56 home games versus a nonconference opponent Tuesday night against Texas-Arlington. (more…)

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Mark Stoops announces Dorian Baker out for season

Mark Stoops announces Dorian Baker out for season

Photo by Jason Marcum During his Monday meeting with the media, Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops announced wide receiver Dorian Baker is out for the rest of the year. (more…)

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Highlights and final boxscore from Kentucky Wildcats’ win over Montana State

Highlights and final boxscore from Kentucky Wildcats’ win over Montana State

The Kentucky Wildcats cruised to a 86-28 win over Montana State in front of a packed Rupp Arena crowd Sunday evening. (more…)

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Montana State vs. Kentucky Wildcats: Online Stream, TV Info, Radio, Odds and more

Montana State vs. Kentucky Wildcats: Online Stream, TV Info, Radio, Odds and more

The Kentucky Wildcats are back at Rupp Arena for a Sunday contest against the Montana State Bobcats. (more…)

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Highlights and final boxscore from Kentucky Wildcats’ win over Boston

Highlights and final boxscore from Kentucky Wildcats’ win over Boston

It wasn't as easy as it should have been, but the Kentucky Wildcats did enough to dispatch the boston Terriers Friday night at Rupp Arena. (more…)

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Devil’s Advocate: Did Kentucky Really Dominate Kansas?

Devil’s Advocate: Did Kentucky Really Dominate Kansas?

I am here to play a little devil's advocate.  The question is did Kentucky really dominate the game against Kansas on Tuesday.  By the outcome of the game you would say yes, but I want to dive into some reasons why Kansas struggled so much. Size/Length: If there is one major advantage that Kentucky had…

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Final box score from Kentucky Wildcats’ win over UT-Arlington

Final box score from Kentucky Wildcats’ win over UT-Arlington

Photo by Jason Marcum The Kentucky Wildcats put in another dominant performance in front of a packed Rupp Arena crowd as they defeated UT-Arlington, 92-44. (more…)

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Breaking down the Cats and the Mavericks; Final score and MVP predictions

Breaking down the Cats and the Mavericks; Final score and MVP predictions

After a performance on Sunday that saw the Cats hold an opponent to the least amount of points ever scored in Rupp Arena in the shot clock era, Kentucky will look to continue on in the Cawood Ledford Classic as they take on the UT-Arlington Mavericks in Rupp Arena on Tuesday night. The Mavericks enter…

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Inside The Numbers: Kentucky Wildcats vs. UT-Arlington Mavericks

Inside The Numbers: Kentucky Wildcats vs. UT-Arlington Mavericks

Kentucky is fresh off a demoralizing victory against Montana State, a game in which Kentucky could've played only one half and still would've won by double digits. (more…)

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Impact Players for Kentucky vs. UT-Arlington

Impact Players for Kentucky vs. UT-Arlington

Kentucky put on a defensive clinic, as they held Montana State to a record low of 28 points for the entire game. We saw Devin Booker light-it-up from outside, and Dakari Johnson was once again efficient. With the Texas-Arlington Mavericks in line as Kentucky's next opponent, here's some players to watch for Kentucky: Alex Poythress:…

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New College Basketball AP Poll Released

New College Basketball AP Poll Released

The latest AP Poll is out, and the Kentucky Wildcats remain No. 1. (more…)

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Unsung Hero: Montana State Edition

Unsung Hero: Montana State Edition

Well, Sunday was a…game. Everyone (except a still recovering Poythress) saw time, and even though it got off to an unexpected, molasses in January type start, the Cats blew the game open and won by a score of 86-28. Photo by Jason Marcum Our unsung hero this game, the one and…

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Five-Star 2016 PG Kobi Simmons Visiting Kentucky this Weekend

Five-Star 2016 PG Kobi Simmons Visiting Kentucky this Weekend

Five star point guard Kobi Simmons is currently in Lexington on an unofficial to the University of Kentucky. The Georgia native is slotted as the No. 4 point guard and No. 15 prospect overall in 2016, according to the 247Sports composite rankings. Kobi and his father were already in the area this weekend to visit…

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Kentucky announces signings of Isaiah Briscoe, Skal Labissiere and Charles Matthews

Kentucky announces signings of Isaiah Briscoe, Skal Labissiere and Charles Matthews

The Kentucky Wildcats added three of the top players from the Class of 2015, as Isaiah Briscoe, Skal Labissiere and Charles Matthews have signed with Kentucky, head coach John Calipari announced Friday. “All three of these players had dreams to play at Kentucky,” Calipari said. “Those dreams are now a reality. We didn’t have to…

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Isaiah Briscoe commits to Kentucky Wildcats

Isaiah Briscoe commits to Kentucky Wildcats

The Kentucky Wildcats  picked two huge commitments from the class of 2015 on College Basketball National Signing Day. (more…)

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Skal Labissiere commits to Kentucky Wildcats

Skal Labissiere commits to Kentucky Wildcats

Skal Labissiere, a prized 6-foot-11 recruit rated as high as No. 3 in the country, made his college decision Thursday night live on ESPNU. (more…)

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Skal Labissiere and Isaiah Briscoe D-Day: Online Stream, TV, Highlights and Predictions

Skal Labissiere and Isaiah Briscoe D-Day: Online Stream, TV, Highlights and Predictions

ESPNU will televise the college announcements of the No. 1 point guard prospect in America, as well as a top-five center today. (more…)

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Skal Labissiere & Isaiah Briscoe Recruiting Experts’ Predictions

Skal Labissiere & Isaiah Briscoe Recruiting Experts’ Predictions

The decision is coming for both Briscoe & Labissiere Two class of 2015 recruits are ready to make a college decision.  Power Forward Skal Labissiere and Point Guard Isaiah Briscoe will be making their decision Thursday night on ESPNU's Recruiting Nation special show.  It's the early signing period and it's time for some guys to…

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DeMarcus Cousins powers Kings to win over T’Wolves, despite career night by Andrew Wiggins (VIDEO)

DeMarcus Cousins powers Kings to win over T’Wolves, despite career night by Andrew Wiggins (VIDEO)

DeMarcus Cousins had 31 points and 18 rebounds to power the Sacramento Kings to a 113-101 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night. (more…)

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Joakim Noah throws a fit after DeMarcus Cousins draws foul (VIDEO)

Joakim Noah throws a fit after DeMarcus Cousins draws foul (VIDEO)

Demarcus Cousins and the Sacramento Kings got the better of Joakim Noah and his Chicago Bulls Thursday night, and nothing symbolized this more than Noah's third-quarter meltdown after he believed Cousins flopped on what was called a foul on Noah. (more…)

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Report: Celtics will not deal Rajon Rondo before NBA Trade Deadline

Report: Celtics will not deal Rajon Rondo before NBA Trade Deadline

Could the Boston Celtics actually keep Rajon Rondo? (more…)

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Brandon Knight goes from Goat to Hero as Bucks Beat Nets in 3OT (VIDEO)

Brandon Knight goes from Goat to Hero as Bucks Beat Nets in 3OT (VIDEO)

As shocked as they looked to still be playing, Brandon Knight's teammates didn't give up on him after his missed layup to end the first overtime. (more…)

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Eric Bledsoe the latest to say Kentucky Wildcats could beat NBA team

Eric Bledsoe the latest to say Kentucky Wildcats could beat NBA team

The Kentucky Wildcats are great. No one's disputing that. However, to say the top-ranked Cats are good enough to beat an NBA team, which has been a hot topic since Tuesday's demolition of No. 5 Kansas, is a bit of a stretch. But that didn’t stop current Phoenix Sun and former Wildcat Eric Bledsoe from…

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VIDEO: Anthony Davis Dunks over Robin Lopez; Blocks Two Shots in Three Seconds

VIDEO: Anthony Davis Dunks over Robin Lopez; Blocks Two Shots in Three Seconds

Anthony Davis is quickly becoming a human highlight reel and Monday night was no exception. Davis first managed to posterize the Trailblazers' Robin Lopez as he skied for a major dunk off of an alley oop in transition. Davis then turned around and flexed his muscle on the defensive end, blocking two fade-away jump shots…

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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

Photo(shop) credit: Dan Bodner "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…

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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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Report: Youth League Basketball Team has Reached out to John Calipari

Report: Youth League Basketball Team has Reached out to John Calipari

Could John Calipari be headed back home to Pennsylvania? According to a source close to BBO, the Moon Township Dolphins have made John Calipari their top head coaching target after previous head coach Ned Rogers found himself imprisoned following a relapse into alcoholism. The Dolphins are situated in the K-2nd grade league of the Hooptown…

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Cal One Step Closer to Becoming Wolverine

Cal One Step Closer to Becoming Wolverine

Earlier this Spring, Coach Calipari had what was deemed to be a "simple" procedure done to replace his hip.  The surgery went fine, and Cal is now in good health and recovering just fine. But it's what you don't know about the surgery that might shock you. You see, this isn't the first hip that…

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Kentucky Sports Connection News

Tune into the Weekly KSC Radio Show Every Saturday at 10:00AM

Tune into the Weekly KSC Radio Show Every Saturday at 10:00AM

KSC Radio Pre-Game Radio Show!!! That's right, Kentucky Sports Connection has a pre-game Radio show if you didn't already know that.  We're live on the air at 10:00AM Saturday Mornings for a pre-game show before UK Football games currently.  We go on the air each Saturday talking football, basketball, recruiting and whatever else we feel led…

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#BBN, Please welcome all the new KSC contributors!

#BBN, Please welcome all the new KSC contributors!

Over the last month or two we have gained lots of great new contributors here at Kentucky Sports Connection.  These new contributors are going to be helping us with a bunch of great football and basketball coverage.  We have lots of new post ideas and we're going to try sharing every bit of angle and knowledge…

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KSC Radio Show Going Live Saturday September 27th, 2014!!!

KSC Radio Show Going Live Saturday September 27th, 2014!!!

KSC Radio is going Live! That's right, the time for the Kentucky Sports Connection Radio show is here.  We will be going live on the air at 10:00AM Saturday Morning before the Vanderbilt &. Kentucky football game. It will be more like a pre-game show.  So if you're heading up I-75 then try to give…

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The Kentucky Sports Connection Radio Show – Launching Soon…

The Kentucky Sports Connection Radio Show – Launching Soon…

As some of you may have read in my behind the scenes post a couple weeks ago, Kentucky Sports Connection is getting a radio show. That's right, we will be going on air, giving you great UK sports news, information, predictions, thoughts, opinions, expectations and a whole lot more.  It's going to be a blast…

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Zokee Contest – Give the UK Basketball Team a Nickname

Zokee Contest – Give the UK Basketball Team a Nickname

Check out the contest below on our Facebook Page. Click on the Likes & Comments section at the bottom to be directed to the comments section where you too can enter the contest and give this year's UK Basketball Team a great Nickname. Post by Kentucky Sports Connection.

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KSC & Zokee Partner Up For Contest Give-Aways & Free Shipping on Gameday!

KSC & Zokee Partner Up For Contest Give-Aways & Free Shipping on Gameday!

Zokee  has given us the unique opportunity to partner with them to help provide all of Big Blue Nation a really great place to get all Kentucky Wildcats Merchandise online through their store.  Zokee is really on top of their game in the way they help UK fans get the greatest gear at blazing speeds. They offer…

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Updated Depth Chart for Kentucky Wildcats vs. Louisville Cardinals

Updated Depth Chart for Kentucky Wildcats vs. Louisville Cardinals

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
Photo by Jason Marcum The depth chart is updated ahead of the Kentucky Wildcats’ showdown with the Louisville Cardinals this week. (more…)

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Kentucky Wildcats TV Highlights of UK’s win over Montana State

Kentucky Wildcats TV Highlights of UK’s win over Montana State

| November 24, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Kentucky Wildcats had one of the most dominant performances in the program's long history Sunday evening with their 86-28 win over Montana State. (more…)

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Postgame notes and milestones from UK’s win over Montana State

Postgame notes and milestones from UK’s win over Montana State

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Here are the postgame notes from Kentucky's 86-28 win over Montana State, courtesy of UK Athletics. (more…)

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Andrew to Aaron Harrison lob for and-1; Tyler Ulis and Devin Booker do same (VIDEO)

Andrew to Aaron Harrison lob for and-1; Tyler Ulis and Devin Booker do same (VIDEO)

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
As the Kentucky Wildcats were padding their big lead over Montana State, Dominique missed a running floater, but got the offensive rebound and kicked it out to Andrew Harrison, who found brother Aaron on the lob for an and-1. Later, Tyler Ulis hit Devin Booker for a nice and-1 as well.   . Want to…

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Volleyball spike by Willie Cauley-Stein leads to Aaron Harrison dunk (VIDEO)

Volleyball spike by Willie Cauley-Stein leads to Aaron Harrison dunk (VIDEO)

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Kentucky Wildcats got off to a slow start against Montana State, but momentum swung when a volleyball spike by Willie Cauley-Stein led to a run-out dunk by Aaron Harrison. (more…)

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Impact Players For Kentucky vs Montana State

Impact Players For Kentucky vs Montana State

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Photo by Jason Marcum If you're looking for a good college basketball game to watch tonight, I wouldn't recommend Kentucky vs Montana State. Sure, if you tune in, you'll get to see the nation's best team on display, but if competitiveness is your thing, don't expect the Cats and Bobcats to…

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Inside The Numbers: Kentucky vs. Montana State

Inside The Numbers: Kentucky vs. Montana State

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
After putting away a pesky Boston team, Kentucky is set to take on possibly one of the worst division-I teams, as they get set to take on the Montana State Bobcats. You'll see for yourself just how bad the Bobcats are when they take the court tonight, but I'm here to give you an idea…

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Kentucky Wildcats hold Alex Poythress out vs. Montana State, but looks good in warmups

Kentucky Wildcats hold Alex Poythress out vs. Montana State, but looks good in warmups

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Photo by Jason Marcum The Kentucky Wildcats will face Montana State without the services of junior forward Alex Poythress. (more…)

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Updated College Football AP Poll Released

Updated College Football AP Poll Released

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
After the coaches poll was updated, here is a look at the latest AP Poll released following Week 13 of the college football season: (more…)

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New College Football Top 25 Coaches Poll is out; Noles no longer No. 1

New College Football Top 25 Coaches Poll is out; Noles no longer No. 1

| November 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Latest college football coaches poll is out, and the top 10 remained mostly the same. (more…)

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