Posted February 04, 2013 on
Kentucky's Nerlens Noel made it three consecutive SEC Freshman of the Week awards on Monday when the league honored him for his performances at Ole Miss and Texas A&M.
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Not too long ago, I wrote an article about how Kentucky was shaping up to be an NIT team. At the time, it was a perfectly legitimate argument. The Wildcats had just lost on their home court to a mediocre Texas A&M team and were a measly 0-4 against teams in the RPI top 50. Their team was, in a word, dysfunctional, going through the growing pains that come with playing several...
I don’t know how many of you actually watched the Super Bowl in its power-delayed entirety but, if you did, you might have seen miss this advertisement for Kentucky’s football program: When you consider one 30-second spot for the Super Bowl cost a whopping $4 million, you have to wonder what the Wildcats were thinking? I mean, I know they are trying to change the culture around...
This KentuckyScout photo gallery features several images from the Wildcats' 77-55 win over South Carolina on Tuesday night at Rupp Arena, including Willie Cauley-Stein throwing down two points with authority.
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Freshman Nerlens Noel had a season-high 19 points and Julius Mays also scored 19, including five in overtime, to lead Kentucky to a 72-68 win over Texas A&M on Saturday.
The Wildcats (15-6, 6-2 Southeastern Conference) led by one point before Mays made two free throws with 15 seconds left. Texas A&M (13-8, 3-5) had a chance to tie it after...
Even the darkest storms have silver linings.
Granted Kentuckys lackluster 15-6 record isnt the equivalent of a hurricane or a tornado or even a nasty noreaster. But for Wildcat basketball fans less a year from their national championship celebration, third place in the SEC and needing a rally to even earn an invitation to the tournament is just as gray, damp, cold and miserable...
Kentucky hit 10 of its last 12 free throws on Saturday to survive an overtime scare at Texas A&M. Julius Mays and Nerlens Noel each posted 19 points to lead the Wildcats to a 72-68 win.