Gators Get The Last Bite, Defeat Cats

In a much needed win for #11 Kentucky (16-6, 4-4 SEC), the Cats come up short again as #23 Florida (18-5, 7-2 SEC) wins a tough fought battle, 70-68. After Kentucky had closed the first half deficit to 34-32, behind a Jones field goal at the 1:25 mark and a Jon Hood 2-point buzzer beater, … Continue reading

Kentucky And Florida: At The Half

The half started with a DeAndre Liggins block, then Kentucky using every second of the shot clock that ended with a Liggins layup. The half ended with a Jon Hood field goal with 0.6 seconds remaining to close the Florida lead to 34-32. Florida went on a 7-0 run, starting at the 3:46 mark, but … Continue reading

ESPN’s Seth Davis Has Made His Choice

When it comes to this weekends college basketball match ups, the one to watch is Kentucky at Florida. Fan or no fan, it’s the only game matching up two top 25 teams and really the only game of any true interest. Florida leads the Cats, in the SEC East, by 1 1/2 games and Kentucky … Continue reading

“What If” Brandon Knights Stays?

Draft Express has Brandon Knight projected as the 22nd pick of the first round of their 2011 Mock NBA Draft. But “what if” Brandon Knight decided to stay? With the introduction of Marquis Teague into the 2011-12 team, having Knight and Teague on the same roster could create a quandary for Coach Calipari. Both are … Continue reading

ESPN RISE Features Marquis Teague

Each week ESPN RISE provides an update and some insight to players who could potentially win the gatorade Player of the Year, both nationally and then a different set of states each week. This week they feature their insights to future Kentucky star Marquis Teague. Here are the excerpts: Even when senior point guard Marquis … Continue reading

Draft Express 2011 Mock Draft

In 2010, Kentucky made history by having five players selected in the first round of the NBA Draft. Honestly, it was a great day for the program but it’s a day I prefer not to see duplicated anytime in the near future. Reloading is one of Coach Calipari’s many talents, but to win the big … Continue reading

Kentucky Players Invited To NFL Combine

The official invite letter to the 2011 NFL combine is out, and two Kentucky players have received an invitation and will be working out for top Executives, Coaching Staffs, Player Personnel Departments and Medical Personnel from all 32 NFL teams Overall the SEC has 53 players that have received an official invitation to theĀ  annual … Continue reading

DeAndre Daniels Decides

Kentucky 2011 recruit, DeAndre Daniels has been the hot name in recruiting, over the last month or so, as news broke that he was looking to forgo his Spring Semester at IMG Academy and enroll immediately at the University of his choice. His plan, utilize a scholarship and the Spring semester to get prepared to … Continue reading

Kentucky vs Auburn: Post-Game Interviews

Coach Mitchell on tonight’s effort, “Our group impressed me tonight. They played hard from the opening tip to the final horn. And I was really, really pleased with that. I really appreciate that effort tonight and I’m excited for them that they were able to get rewarded with a very important win that we needed. … Continue reading

Kentucky Dismantles Auburn

Kentucky (18-4, 7-2 SEC) dominated the Auburn Tigers (13-9, 6-3 SEC) from the opening tip, trailing for a total of 61 seconds and pulling away for a 69-38 victory in front of 6,003 at Memorial Coliseum. Auburn jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead on Parrisha Simmons layup, but Kentucky’s Kastine Evans hit two free … Continue reading

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