Kentucky basketball held its annual Blue-White scrimmage on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, in Rupp Arena. John Calipari said afterward he knows he has 10 players who can play. UK shot free throws well, but was hit-and-miss on three-pointers.
Attacking the rim is a signature component of John Calipari’s offenses at Kentucky. That philosophy was on display in the Blue-White Game. The players made 27 layups en route to more than 100 points from the paint.
Could you imagine if the UCF Knights, or even the Florida Gators or FSU Seminoles, had star basketball players on their rosters who were named in a federal trial and suspected of accepting illicit cash payouts orchestrated by coaches and funded by shady sneaker-company reps?
High winds in Lexington made the Kroger Field goal posts shake and spread trash through the air in the stadium during UK's game against Vanderbilt on October 20, 2018. A wind gust of 44 miles per hour was reported in Lexington, Kentucky, earlier.