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Devin Booker and Willie Cauley-Stein each scored 15 points and top-ranked Kentucky shook off the shock of losing junior forward Alex Poythress by rolling past No. 21 North Carolina 84-70 on Saturday.

Calipari Says Losing Poythress Will Hurt

Dec 12, 2014

The Kentucky Wildcats are about to enter the toughest part of their non-conference schedule with games against North Carolina, UCLA, and Louisville, and they’ll have to do it without the services of Alex Poythress.  The junior forward is out for the rest of the year with a torn ACL.  UK Coach John Calipari says the loss of Poythress will hurt.

UK Forward Alex Poythress Out For The Season With Torn ACL

Dec 12, 2014
UK Athletics

College basketball's deepest bench just got thinner with the news Friday that UK forward Alex Poythress has been sidelined for the remainder of the season with a knee injury.

Kentucky will face UCLA next season in a home-and-home series that will bring the Bruins to Rupp Arena for the first time in 2016.

Janee Thompson scored 19 points and Jennifer O'Neill added 17 to help No. 13 Kentucky beat No. 7 Louisville 77-68 Sunday.

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Keeneland has announced that the Toyota Blue Grass stakes race will run on the opening Saturday of its spring meet with the purse for the Kentucky Derby qualifier increasing $250,000 to $1 million.

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Willie Cauley-Stein scored a season-high 21 points and made several defensive plays to key Kentucky's 18-2 run to open the second half, helping the top-ranked Wildcats pull out a 63-51 win over No. 6 Texas on Friday night in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.

Janee Thompson scored 15 points, Jennifer O'Neill added 14 and No. 13 Kentucky routed Morehead State 91-62 on Wednesday.


In one of the most lopsided contests between two top-five college basketball teams Kentucky dominated from start to finish.

UK Women Gain Measure Of Revenge, Beat Baylor 74-64

Nov 18, 2014
ABC News

Jennifer O'Neill scored 18 of her 22 points in the second half and No. 13 Kentucky rallied from a 14-point deficit to beat No. 8 Baylor 74-64.