2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
9-16, 8th in SEC
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2dMyron Medcalf

Kentucky adds 2 Illinois coaches to remake staff

Illinois assistants Orlando Antigua, previously a key member of John Calipari's staff, and Ron Coleman have joined Kentucky's staff, the Wildcats announced Thursday.

Celtics hold moment of silence for Terrence Clarke (1:46)
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Ex-Kentucky guard Clarke, 19, dies after crash

Terrence Clarke, a freshman guard for the Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball team this past season, died following a car accident in the Los Angeles area on Thursday, it was announced.

Stevens, Walker react to the tragic news of Terrence Clarke's death (1:36)
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16dJonathan Givony

Source: Justus to ASU amid possible UK shake-up

Joel Justus is leaving Kentucky to accept the top assistant job at Arizona State, while Tony Barbee will become head coach at Central Michigan, sources told ESPN. More changes also are expected for John Calipari's staff after the Wildcats' 9-16 season.

Way-Too-Early Top 25: Can the bluebloods bounce back? (1:42)
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49dJeff Borzello

Boston latest Kentucky player to enter NBA draft

Kentucky freshmen Brandon Boston Jr., Isaiah Jackson and Terrence Clarke all announced they will enter their names in the NBA draft this week, with Jackson leaving the door open for a return.

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Kentucky freshman Jackson to test NBA draft

Kentucky forward Isaiah Jackson says he will enter the NBA draft and be evaluated but not hire an agent, leaving the door open for him to return to school.

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56dJeff Borzello

Freshman F Fletcher will transfer from Kentucky

Freshman Cam'Ron Fletcher, a former ESPN 100 prospect from St. Louis who played just nine games for Kentucky this season, has entered the transfer portal, the school announced Saturday.

It's been one year since the 2020 NCAA tournament was canceled (3:09)
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'Disappointed' Cal rues UK's NCAA-less campaign

After Kentucky's NCAA hopes ended when it was bounced from the SEC tourney on Thursday, coach John Calipari rued that the Wildcats were "never able to get fully engaged in'' their chase for an NCAA tournament bid.

State advances, ends 15-game losing streak to Kentucky (2:07)

The Paul Finebaum Show Hour 4: Greg Byrne

Greg Byrne, Athletic Director of the University of Alabama, joins Paul to talk about the sports renaissance his Crimson Tide is having and the fantastic season of Nate Oats and the basketball team. Callers are still irate about Kentucky's loss.


The Paul Finebaum Show Hour 2: Brandon Marcello

Brandon Marcello, College Football Reporter for 247Sports, joins Paul to comment on the Les Miles situation. Callers talk to Paul about the Kentucky basketball loss and their lost season.

Kentucky lights it up from deep in blowout victory (0:33)

Team Stats

Points Per Game70.4218th
Rebounds Per Game38.065th
Assists Per Game12.5249th
Points Allowed70.2

Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record131-53
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances59