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Tweet This past weekend college basketball coaches across the country ditched their fancy dress shoes for Coaches vs. Cancer suits and sneakers weekend to help support the fight against the disease. Among those to participate was John Calipari, who wore the above pictured shoes while his Kentucky Wildcats defeated LSU 75-70 at Rupp Arena. [...]
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After his 12-block night vs Ole Miss, Nerlens Noel is now on pace to break Anthony Davis's shot block record at Kentucky. Noel has 94 through 20 games, while Davis had 186 in 40 games. Of course, the odds of Noel playing 40 games is really small, but still - being on pace is impressive enough. Who was the better shot blocker? While the raw numbers are slightly in favor of Noel...
On Tuesday night, beloved and gifted actor Morgan Freeman was in attendance for the basketball game between Kentucky and Ole Miss in Oxford. And while the No. 16-ranked Runnin’ Rebels were unable to defend their home court against the Wildcats, losing 87-74, the loss did not appear to prevent Mr. Freeman from at least having a good time during some portion of the night’s festivities...
Everyone was invited last night as Kentucky freshman Nerlens Noel racked up 12 blocks in a victory over #16 Ole Miss. Kyle Wiltjer scored a career high 26 points, and Archie Goodwin had his best game since November (24 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, 6-11 FG, 12-14 FT). Not even the presence of Marshall Henderson could overshadow Noel’s dominance on the defensive end. The 12 blocks...
Kyle Wiltjer scored a career-high 26 points and Nerlens Noel set a school record with 12 blocked shots as Kentucky beat No. 16 Mississippi 87-74 on Tuesday night.
Kentucky (14-6, 5-2 SEC) looked like it might run away with the win, taking a 73-56 lead with 10 minutes remaining. But the Rebels roared back with 16 straight points, cutting the deficit to 73-72 with 4:22 left.
Kentucky center Nerlens Noel has repeated as the Southeastern Conference's Freshman of the Week, the league announced Monday.
Kentucky's Nerlens Noel set a school record with 12 blocked shots while Kyle Wiltjer and Archie Goodwin delivered 26 and 24 points, respectively, in the Wildcats' 87-74 win at Ole Miss.
A record-setting block party for a Kentucky Freshman and the Battle for Tennessee goes down to the wire.
In this KentuckyScout video feature, UK coach John Calipari talks about the Wildcats' challenging trip to Ole Miss on Tuesday, including the status of Willie Cauley-Stein and how his team plans to defend the Rebels' Marshall Henderson.
On February 2nd, Texas A&M will host the Kentucky Wildcats in a conference rematch which saw the Aggies take the win in Rupp earlier in the year. Aggies head coach, Billy Kennedy extended an offer to Gillispie to watch the Aggies take on the ‘Cats. Gillispie has told the Dallas Morning News that Kennedy has extended previous offers, but he is actually going to be playing golf...