Top Recruits Come To Rupp For Kentucky Wildcats Alumni Game

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Monday night’s alumni game held by the University of Kentucky represented some of their many successes under John Calipari. While the former Wildcats were taking the floor and showcasing their skills, possible future ‘Cats were looking on from the crowd. Per NBA rules, the event […]

Antonio Barton Is A Better Fit At Tennessee Than Trae Golden

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When it was announced in May that two-year starting point guard Trae Golden was leaving the program, Tennessee head coach Cuenzo Martin immediately faced adversity coming into this season. Most of the NCAA experts had Tennessee out of the NCAA […]

What Does Australian Commit Jack Purchase Bring To Auburn?

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Auburn University picked up their most recent basketball commitment from way down under. The Tigers received their second commitment in the 2014 class from forward Jack Purchase. Due to Purchase being from Australia, he is not listed among the major […]

Will Billy Donovan Be In the Hall Of Fame Before He Retires?

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It’s strange to think that Billy Donovan is the longest tenured coach in the SEC. Being the elder statesman is definitely not slowing down, though. At only 48 years of age, he has already led the Florida Gators to three national championship game […]

Should John Calipari Get A Hall of Fame Call?

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With the recent induction of Louisville head coach Rick Pitino into the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame. Fresh off of winning the national title last season, he becomes the fourth active coach to be inducted. While Pitino reigned supreme in 2013, Kentucky head coach John Calipari is looking to […]

James Blackmon Jr. Unofficially Visits Kentucky Wildcats

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After making some big news by backing out of his commitment from Indiana, James Blackmon Jr. was immediately rumored to be favoring the Kentucky Wildcats. His father, James Blackmon Sr., spent four seasons playing basketball in Lexington and his son […]

Is Kentucky Now The Favorite For PG Tyler Ulis?

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When it comes to size, Tyler Ulis is not a typical John Calipari point guard. Standing at only 5-foot-8, he can be viewed as diminutive compared to other guards that have graced Kentucky‘s campus. In the Calipari-era at Kentucky, his most vertically challenged guard was Eric Bledsoe in 2010. Ulis […]

Kentucky Wildcats Search For PG Continues with Dominic Magee

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  After Kentucky’s No.1 point guard target decided to stay close to home and choose Southern Methodist over the Wildcats, John Calipari’s search continues. Emmanuel Mudiay was being chased by Calipari all summer long, and many felt he was Kentucky’s […]

Dante Exum Reveals Final 5, Kentucky Wildcats Are Finalists

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Australian sensation Dante Exum has been the focus of college basketball recruiting since his showing at the Nike Hoops Summit. He was a dominant player for Australia’s Under-19 team in the world championships. Due to Exum being an international prospect, […]

Tennessee Volunteers To Retire Dale Ellis’ Jersey

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The University of Tennessee will honor one of their very best players on March 1, 2014. Dale Ellis‘ No. 14 jersey will be pulled to the rafters of Thompson-Boling arena. The raucous crowd will all raise their eyes and heads as this Volunteer legend is properly […]

Emmanuel Mudiay to SMU is Bad News For Kentucky Wildcats

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Newly minted No.1 rated point guard Emmanuel Mudiay turned down a scholarship offer from Kentucky to play for Larry Brown and Southern Methodist University. The schools cannot compare in tradition, but location can be huge in the world of recruiting. Kentucky head coach John Calipari has been bitten a few […]

Is Kentucky No Longer Leader for Emmanuel Mudiay?

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Since John Calipari has come to Lexington, the Kentucky Wildcats have always had a prominent point guard to lead them. With the exception of last season, Kentucky had three-straight point guards go from Kentucky to the NBA in one season. Calipari’s […]