Men's Basketball

UMass to Retire Jersey in Honor of Calipari

UMass Athletics announced Wednesday that it will retire a jersey to honor Coach Cal during its 2015-16 season. The jersey retirement will be part of a 20th anniversary celebration of Calipari's 1995-96 Minutemen team that advanced to the Final Four. Coach Cal's jersey will be one of just six other retired jerseys hung in the Mullins...

Cauley-Stein, Calipari Named Naismith Semifinalists

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Undefeated through 30 games and ranked No. 1 in the country from the beginning of the season, the Kentucky men's basketball team has semifinalists on the lists for both the Naismith Trophy Men's College Player of the Year and the Naismith Men's College Coach of the Year. Junior forward Willie Cauely-Stein is one of 10 ...

Cat Scratches: Cats Take Reins Late in Comeback Win Over Georgia

There John Calipari was again, saying unexpected things in a Kentucky huddle. Almost a month after he famously told the Wildcats he wanted them to lose at LSU, Coach Cal had an interesting reaction when UK found itself down nine with barely nine minutes left at Georgia. "I hope we go down 10," Calipari told his team. Just like against ...

Towns Powers Late Rally to Edge Georgia 72-64

No. 1 Kentucky overcame a nine-point deficit in the second half to keep its perfect season intact, beating Georgia 72-64 on Tuesday night. The Wildcats (30-0, 17-0 Southeastern Conference) had won their previous five games by an average of 24 points. They were really challenged in this one by Georgia (19-10, 10-7), which had the...

This is Kentucky Basketball (March 2)

This week's episode of "This is Kentucky Basketball" features sophomore guard EJ Floreal and an interview with Floreal and Marcus Lee that you won't want to miss.

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