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2017 Schedule
1st in SEC
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2dMyron Medcalf

Way-Too-Early Top 25: Kentucky drops a spot

Don't worry about John Calipari's performance with a under-19 Team USA squad that featured some of his players for this season. Worry more about the Wildcats' lack of veteran leadership.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

The no.2 prospect in the ESPN 100 R.J. Barrett just released his final five schools. Arizona, Duke, Kentucky, Michigan and Oregon.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

No. 2 senior R.J. Barrett announces he is down to five schools: Arizona, Duke, Kentucky, Michigan and Oregon.

ESPN Stats & Info

Bagley already making his presence felt

It's been less than 24 hours since Marvin Bagley announced that he will play at Duke next season, but it's already having ramifications in Las Vegas. The Blue Devils are now odds-on favorites to win the national title.

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15dMyron Medcalf

Offseason A to Z: Y is for Young Kentucky

Wenyen Gabriel, a sophomore, will lead the youngest team of John Calipari's career. Catch up with the rest of the college hoops offseason with our A to Z manual.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Cameron Reddish is down to Duke, UCLA, UConn, Villanova and Kentucky. No. 4 prospect in 2018.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Marquette going full staff for Quentin Grimes right now. John Calipari, Sean Miller, two Kansas assistants, Duke, Texas A&M, others also watching.

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23dSeth Walder

Preseason BPI: Kentucky and Duke slide

Perennial title contenders Kentucky and Duke find themselves both outside of the top 10 in the initial 2017-18 Basketball Power Index.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Krzyzewski and two assistants, Kevin Ollie and two assistants, Jim Boeheim, Jim Larranaga, Kansas, Kentucky, Arizona, Oregon at #The8 for Team Final (Cameron Reddish, Louis King) vs. Cal Supreme.

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Donovan Dooley, The Undefeated

Best and worst drive-by dunks: Kentucky

Kentucky coach John Calipari gave a valiant effort in the #DriveByDunkChallenge, but it's obvious that he's past his prime. No driveways are safe, however, when Anthony Davis and De'Aaron Fox are around.

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31dMyron Medcalf

Who would coach the perfect college basketball team?

Myron Medcalf writes that the perfect coaching duo to lead the perfect college team would be Rick Pitino as head coach and John Calipari as his assistant. Pitino's defensive strategy coupled with Calipari's fluid offensive approach would make this group a monster against any opposing all-star cast.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star Nazreon Reid said he has visits set up in September to UCLA and Kansas. Already been to LSU, also wants to visit Kentucky and Arizona.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

John Calipari in the gym for game one of the UAA All-American Camp. Watching game featuring Moses Brown, Scottie Lewis and Bryan Antoine.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Kentucky offers five-star point guard Darius Garland.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Mike Krzyzewski, Kentucky, Kansas, UCLA here for No. 1 prospect Marvin Bagley. Cuonzo Martin watching five-star commit -- and potential reclass -- Jontay Porter.

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44dJeff Borzello

2018 recruiting needs: Kentucky

We can usually count on the Wildcats having to replace most of their starting lineup, but John Calipari might have fewer holes to fill than usual after the upcoming season.

Team Stats

Points Per Game84.910th
Rebounds Per Game39.814th
Assists Per Game15.460th
Points Allowed71.5154th

Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record123-50
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances56