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Tyler Herro made only four of 17 shots (one of eight from three-point range) in Kentucky’s first two games. He heard about fans “freaking out” about it on social media. He surely eased any anxiety by shooting well against North Dakota.
Kentucky basketball defeated North Dakota 96-58 on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018 at Rupp Arena in Lexington. UK’s defense forced 20 turnovers. PJ Washington scored a career-high 25 points for the Cats in the win.
After losing by 34 points in the opening game and playing only so-so in the second, Kentucky Coach John Calipari all but promised his team would show its true identity in the third game. The Cats delivered with a smothering defensive effort.
After being routed by Duke and playing only so-so in a victory over Southern Illinois, Kentucky Coach John Calipari promised a return to “old school” basketball. This would be on display Wednesday against North Dakota. It was.
Virginia comes to Rupp Arena to face Kentucky on Thursday on the heels of hiring an all-time great player as head coach to succeed someone who left the program to fight for a young girl she intends to adopt.
College basketball’s one-week early signing period begins Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Lexington Herald-Leader recruiting writer Ben Roberts talks about Kentucky’s commits and targets, including top prospect James Wiseman.
Several national recruiting analysts talked us this week on UK’s top remaining basketball targets in the 2019 class: James Wiseman, Vernon Carey, Isaiah Stewart, Keion Brooks, Matthew Hurt and Jaden McDaniels.
Kentucky football is coming off a 24-7 loss at Tennessee on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Despite being 113th nationally in total offense, head coach Mark Stoops says there are no plans to change the offensive scheme.
Kentucky Coach John Calipari declared that his team will return to “old school” basketball fundamentals. This comes after the 118-84 blowout loss to Duke and then the 14 first-half turnovers against Southern Illinois. Not for the first time, Calipari seemed to hint that UK can’t rely on eye-popping talent and must adhere to fundamentals.
The stunning 118-84 loss to Duke in the opening game continues to reverberate. Kentucky Coach John Calipari cited preparation to play Duke as a reason his team needs a return to “old school” basketball. One reflection of this need is a negative assist-to-turnover ratio (28 assists, 34 turnovers) through two games.
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.