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Kentucky Coach John Calipari has another young and talented team ready to show its stuff at Big Blue Madness.  During his annual Media Day luncheon Coach Cal reiterated that it takes special players to thrive at a special place like Kentucky.

Associated Press

UK Men’s Basketball fans know their team’s shot at the national championship game hangs in the balance Saturday, but for Gov. Steve Beshear a win will also mean another gift basket from a fellow governor.

Cauley-Stein Continues To Rack Up Honors

Mar 31, 2015
UK Athletics

Kentucky junior forward Willie Cauley-Stein, already considered a consensus All-American by the NCAA, was tabbed a 2015 John R. Wooden All-American on Monday. Cauley-Stein was one of 10 Wooden All-Americans announced on a 30-minute show on ESPNU on Monday.

Kentucky Delivers Windy City Beatdown On Bruins, 83-44

Dec 20, 2014

Devin Booker had 19 points and No. 1 Kentucky scored the game's first 24 points in an 83-44 victory over UCLA on Saturday.  Aaron Harrison added 15 points, and the Wildcats (12-0) handed the Bruins (8-4) one of their most-lopsided losses ever.

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.

UK Athletics

On the eve of Big Blue Madness UK men’s basketball coach John Calipari held court with local reporters during the annual media day event.

Non-Conference Schedule Offers High Quality Matchups

Jul 2, 2014

UK has announced its 2014-15 men's basketball non-conference schedule, which features five of the winningest programs in college basketball history.

Payne, Robic Get Raises, Contract Extensions From UK

May 7, 2014
UK Athletics

Kentucky’s men’s basketball assistant coaches Kenny Payne and John Robic have signed new multi-year extensions with the University of Kentucky.

Twin Magic Returning To UK

Apr 25, 2014
UK Athletics

UK Athletics has officially confirmed the return of Aaron and Andrew Harrison to the Kentucky Wildcats for the 2014-15 basketball season.