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Kentucky vs. Notre Dame generates TV history

Kentucky vs. Notre Dame generates TV history

The Kentucky Wildcats’ nail-biting win over Notre Dame was viewed by a lot of eye across the U.S. Saturday night. 

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Kentucky Wildcats add Calvin Taylor as 2015 scholarship player

Kentucky Wildcats add Calvin Taylor as 2015 scholarship player

The Kentucky Wildcats have added another 2015 commitment almost two months after National Signing Day.

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Finding a Way: Cats Have Each Other’s Back in the Clutch

Finding a Way: Cats Have Each Other’s Back in the Clutch

I said before the game on Friday that Notre Dame wasn’t the biggest obstacle that Kentucky had to overcome on Saturday night, that it was themselves and bouncing back from an emotional game on Thursday night. I was wrong. Notre Dame was absolutely the toughest opponent on Saturday night.  The Fighting Irish battled the entire […]

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Postgame photos and videos of Kentucky celebrating Final Four berth

Postgame photos and videos of Kentucky celebrating Final Four berth

The Kentucky Wildcats are celebrating yet another berth in the Final Four, their fourth in the past five seasons.

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Duke beats Gonzaga for Final Four berth; Game Times set for both games

Duke beats Gonzaga for Final Four berth; Game Times set for both games

The Duke Blue Devils and their trio of freshmen are in the Final Four.

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Kentucky baseball upsets No. 1 LSU again to claim series

Kentucky baseball upsets No. 1 LSU again to claim series

After Riley Mahan belted a pinch-hit, inside-the-park homer with two outs in the ninth inning to tie the game, Greg Fettes ripped a solo home run to open the 11th inning, lifting Kentucky to a wild 12-10 win over No. 1 LSU in the series rubber match.

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Michigan State beats Louisville in overtime for Final Four berth

Michigan State beats Louisville in overtime for Final Four berth

Another Final Four berth has been clinched, and this one is going to Michigan State.

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Kentucky Wildcats fans welcome team back at airport (video)

Kentucky has the best fans in the world, and that was evident once again early Sunday morning, as fans flocked to greet their Wildcats back after clinching another Final Four berth.

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Kordell Looney commits to Kentucky Wildcats

Kordell Looney commits to Kentucky Wildcats

The Kentucky Wildcats have scored a commitment from 2016 three-star defensive tackle Kordell Looney.

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2015 Big Man Diamond Stone Commits to Maryland Terrapins

2015 Big Man Diamond Stone Commits to Maryland Terrapins

Five star 2015 big man Diamond Stone brought is recruitment to an end on Friday night as he committed to Maryland.

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Landon Young offered by Alabama

Landon Young offered by Alabama

Landon Young, 4* Offensive Tackle committed to UK, has recently been offered by Alabama’s offensive line coach Mario Cristobal. 2016 Lexington (Ky.) Lafayette OT and UK-commit Landon Young was offered by Alabama’s Mario Cristobal last night. @AndrewJBone @RivalsWoody — Alex Davis (@KYPREPSAlex) March 24, 2015 Young already holds a plethora of offers, but Alabama may […]

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Kentucky ‘definitely the leader’ for Austin Kendall with decision possibly coming soon

Kentucky ‘definitely the leader’ for Austin Kendall with decision possibly coming soon

The Kentucky Wildcats have been pushing hard for 2016 QB Austin Kendall, and that helped play a part in his decommitment from Tennessee this week.

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Kentucky Wildcats Dominate NBA Friday Night (video)

Kentucky Wildcats Dominate NBA Friday Night (video)

It was a night to remember for former Kentucky Wildcats in the NBA. The best game was between former Wildcats big men DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis. Bug cuz scored 39 points and grabbed 20 rebounds, but it was Davis’s Pelicans who got the win. He tallied 24 points, nine rebounds and six blocks in […]

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LeBron James on why he likes John Calipari so much (video)

LeBron James on why he likes John Calipari so much (video)

It shouldn’t be much of a surprise one of the best coaches in basketball is good friends with the best basketball player in the world.

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Report says John Calipari ‘badly’ wants back in NBA

Report says John Calipari ‘badly’ wants back in NBA

It’s that time of the year again.

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Andrew Harrison’s surge may make him first-round NBA Draft pick

Andrew Harrison’s surge may make him first-round NBA Draft pick

Andrew Harrison’s improved play over the past month could push him into the first round of June’s NBA Draft.

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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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NCAA Tournament Bracket Challenge Sponsored by Zokee & WKUR FM 94.9

NCAA Tournament Bracket Challenge Sponsored by Zokee & WKUR FM 94.9

The road to the Final Four begins now! Everyone out there in #BBN is invited to join the Kentucky Sports Connection Ultimate Bracket Challenge sponsored by Zokee and WKUR 94.9FM. DETAILS: The Bracket Challenge is going to be hosted through ESPN as it seems to be the easiest platform to use.  All you have to […]

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Photos from UK vs. Auburn, including Joe B. Hall celebrating Devin Booker score

Photos from UK vs. Auburn, including Joe B. Hall celebrating Devin Booker score

Our man Chris Humphrey got some great photos of Kentucky’s amazing performance against Auburn, but my personal favorite was this gem of Joe B. Hall celebrating a Devin Booker made three-pointer.

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Photo Gallery of Kentucky Wildcats’ win over South Carolina

Photo Gallery of Kentucky Wildcats’ win over South Carolina

Following Kentucky’s 77-43 win over south Carolina, here is my photo gallery of the game:

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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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New Kentucky Wildcats Final Four Hype Video by Campus Insiders

New Kentucky Wildcats Final Four Hype Video by Campus Insiders

| March 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Kentucky Wildcats are headed back to the Final Four! 

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Highlights, notes and milestones from Kentucky’s nail-biting win over Notre Dame

Highlights, notes and milestones from Kentucky’s nail-biting win over Notre Dame

| March 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Kentucky Wildcats are Final Four bound after a thrilling win over Notre Dame.

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Willie Cauley-Stein and Tyler Ulis postgame interviews after beating Notre Dame (video)

Willie Cauley-Stein and Tyler Ulis postgame interviews after beating Notre Dame (video)

| March 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Following Kentucky’s narrow win over Notre Dame, here’s what Willie Cauley-Stein and Tyler Ulis had to say about the win:

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Kentucky fans flood State Street; Photos and video from the celebration

Kentucky fans flood State Street; Photos and video from the celebration

| March 29, 2015 | 1 Comment

Just as they always do, Kentucky fans are having a good ole time on State Street following a win to get the wildcats to the Final Four.

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Kentucky’s magical season continues after surviving Notre Dame

Kentucky’s magical season continues after surviving Notre Dame

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

One of the most magical seasons in the history of college basketball will continue.

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Wisconsin beats Arizona for Final Four berth

Wisconsin beats Arizona for Final Four berth

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The first Final Four berth has been clinched.

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Rick Barnes fired by Texas Longhorns; Gregg Marshall and Shaka Smart in mix

Rick Barnes fired by Texas Longhorns; Gregg Marshall and Shaka Smart in mix

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Texas basketball is now in search of a new head coach.

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Photo of Andrew Harrison and Tyler Ulis in high school looks like David and Goliath

Photo of Andrew Harrison and Tyler Ulis in high school looks like David and Goliath

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tyler Ulis and Andrew Harrison are supposedly separated by just one year in age.

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Kentucky vs Notre Dame: Impact Players, What To Watch For and Prediction

Kentucky vs Notre Dame: Impact Players, What To Watch For and Prediction

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

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Kentucky Walk-on Sam Malone Does Yoga with Ashley Judd

Kentucky Walk-on Sam Malone Does Yoga with Ashley Judd

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

How do you prepare for an elite eight match-up with Notre Dame? Well, if you’re Kentucky walk-on Sam Malone, you do AcroYoga with actress and Kentucky super fan Ashley Judd. No better way to relax the night before a game than to do AcroYoga with my friend @ashley_judd and her instructor. #Strength #Teamwork #Positivity A […]

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