Posted March 26, 2013 on
Despite a season-ending knee injury that cost him the final nine games of the season, Kentucky’s Nerlens Noel has been named a Freshman All-America by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.
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In his brief time at Kentucky, Nerlens Noel flashed plenty of potential to lead many to believe that he will be the top pick in the upcoming NBA Draft. His defensive dominance was one of the few highlights on a Kentucky teamed that struggled to find its way for most of the season, eventually losing in the first round of the NIT Tournament.
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Kentucky head coach John Calipari has had quite a fall from grace over the past year. He was on top of the world just twelve months ago after winning a National Championship with one of the best college basketball teams in the last decade.
The 2012-13 season was a different story. With the number one recruiting class in the country, Calipari and Kentucky were mediocre at best during...
It seems as thought sending obscene amounts of handwritten recruiting letters to a recruit is the new trend. The Kentucky Wildcats sent 2014 in-state quarterback Drew Baker 115 handwritten letters. No word on what type of impression it made on the recruit, but it has to get a tad annoying. Does the coaching staff really think he’s going to open and read all of those letters...
Score: No. 2 Kentucky 84, No. 7 Dayton 70
Star(s): UK: A’dia Mathies 34 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl. UD: Andrea Hoover 22 Pts, 6 Reb.
Story: Kentucky rallies past Dayton to move on to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament.
In the first half, the Wildcats and the Flyers were in a tight back-and-forth match-up until UK took off with a 14-0 run. The Cats took a nine point lead...
On Wednesday, ESPN Analyst Chad Ford discussed Kentucky’s NBA Draft prospects with the Lexington Herald Leader. Despite John Calipari being a very familiar face during the past few years, he may only show up one time for this year’s edition. Calipari had had a grand total of 15 draft picks in the last 3 years, but Nerlens Noel could be one-and-done for Kentucky on draft night...
Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops was unpleased with his defensive unit's performance on Monday in the Wildcats' fifth spring practice session. Part of the reason was the play of receiver Demarco Robinson, who has been shining for the UK offense.