2017 NCAA Men's Tournament

Kentucky Comes Up Short Against Tar Heels, 75-73

Mar 26, 2017

Kentucky's quest to capture a ninth NCAA title will have to wait as they fall to North Carolina 75-73 in an Elite Eight matchup of blue blood programs.

Associated Press

De'Aaron Fox scored a career-high 39 points as the Kentucky Wildcats beat UCLA 86-75 Friday night in a showdown between two of college basketball's goliaths for a spot in the South Regional final.

Campus, Lexington Police Ready For UK Fan Celebrations

Mar 20, 2017
Associated Press

The Kentucky Wildcats have made it to another Sweet 16 appearance in the NCAA Tourney and with that come the usual warnings from campus and Lexington Police for fans to keep the celebrating from getting out of hand.  On Monday they announced what steps they intend to take to make sure everyone parties responsibly.

Kentucky was still flying when the initial NCAA Tournament bracket was announced and probably didn't learn until landing that it was a No. 2 seed and matched against in-state neighbor and newcomer Northern Kentucky, No. 15 seed.