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2020 Schedule
1st in SEC
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30dMyron Medcalf

Calipari: Success built on black players, families

Kentucky coach John Calipari acknowledged Friday the impact black players have had on his career and said he will do more to help minorities gain access to opportunities.

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34dMyron Medcalf

Calipari cancels show, wants moment of silence

Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari canceled Monday's "Coffee with Cal" show, which has streamed live on Facebook to raise funds for coronavirus relief for the past three months, and instead asked supporters to have a moment of silence.

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38d

UK, Notre Dame renew ties with 3-year series

Kentucky and Notre Dame, who haven't played a regular-season game against each other since 2012, have signed a three-year deal in which each school will host a home game and the third will be played at a neutral site.

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39dJeff Borzello

Juzang granted immediate eligibility at UCLA

Johnny Juzang, who left Kentucky in March after one season and committed to UCLA in April, was granted a waiver to play immediately next season for the Bruins.

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44dMyron Medcalf

Kentucky cheerleading alumni back fired coaches

Former Kentucky cheerleaders have issued a statement saying Kentucky was wrong to fire its coaching staff and adviser and that questioning their integrity and oversight was "insulting" and "absurd."

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46d

Kentucky, Michigan move London game to 2022

The Kentucky-Michigan college basketball matchup scheduled for Dec. 6 in London has been postponed until 2022 because of the coronavirus pandemic as part of a restructuring of their three-game series.

Kentucky incoming freshmen get in work with Darren Collison (1:46)
48d
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48dMyron Medcalf

UK fires cheerleading staff for 'lack of oversight'

Kentucky has dismissed the coaching staff and the adviser of its powerhouse cheerleading squad following a three-month internal investigation that revealed a "lack of oversight" by those in charge and a "culture" of hazing, public nudity and alcohol use.

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53d

College hoops coaches salute essential workers

Many of college basketball's top coaches, including Duke's Mike Krzyzewski, Michigan State's Tom Izzo and Villanova's Jay Wright, teamed up with Madison Square Garden to salute essential workers in a video posted on social media Wednesday night.

Which Kentucky prospect will be the best pro? (0:52)
59d
Will Olivier Sarr receive a waiver to play for Kentucky next season? (0:52)
53d
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60dJeff Borzello and Jonathan Givony

Sarr opts for Kentucky, says fit better than Wake

Center Olivier Sarr said it came down to Kentucky or staying at Wake Forest, but ultimately the 7-footer chose the Wildcats because it "was the best fit and the best opportunity for me."

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60dMyron Medcalf

New Wake coach knocks UK academics in pitch

Wake Forest coach Steve Forbes said he asked Olivier Sarr why he'd want to get his degree "at a place like Kentucky" when he could stay with the Demon Deacons. Sarr, who averaged 13.7 points and 9.0 rebounds last season, has entered the transfer portal.

4d

Courtside: Rex Chapman on NIL, Bob Knight and bowling with Michael Jordan

Rex Chapman joins Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich to talk about the possible NIL changes coming to the NCAA, why social media would've de-incentivized him from being a great college basketball player, his run-ins with Bob Knight, bowling with Michael Jordan, if he dwells on his career successes or failures, and his newfound Internet fame.

Team Stats

Points Per Game74.4102nd
Rebounds Per Game36.6Tied-147th
Assists Per Game13.4Tied-177th
Points Allowed66.1

Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record126-51
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances57