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A Sea Of Blue 2 hours ago
Thursday Headlines: Lance Ware Edition

Thursday Headlines: Lance Ware Edition

Jordan Prather-USA TODAY Sports The sophomore big man has shown to be a great locker room presence With a culture of one-and-done that has been built for high-level recruits at Kentucky. Lance Ware doesn’t exactly fit that mold, but the role and path that Ware is carving out for himself is one that should put him on the path to success. Ware, a former top 40 recruit, hasn’t put up big numbers in his time at Kentucky, but the sophomore forward has shown the ability to come in and contribute when his number is called as he develops in Lexington. John Calipari has...
A Sea Of Blue 20 hours ago
Shaedon Sharpe featured in ESPN’s latest 2022 mock draft

Shaedon Sharpe featured in ESPN’s latest 2022 mock draft

Isamu Haynes-Sunayama - Sea of Blue The Cats could have two top-10 picks this year. And a breakdown of TyTy’s NBA outlook. With just over a month left in the college basketball regular season, it is officially turning into NBA Mock Draft time. The Kentucky Wildcats have long been seen to have 1-2 draft picks in the upcoming NBA Draft, but in the latest update, a new face has been added to the mix. ESPN’s Jonathan Givony and Mike Schmitz released their updated mock draft on Wednesday, and the duo has two Cats being selected in the top 10. This projection is for...
A Sea Of Blue 22 hours ago
Encouraging injury update on TyTy Washington, Oscar Tshiebwe and Jacob Toppin

Encouraging injury update on TyTy Washington, Oscar Tshiebwe and Jacob Toppin

Photo by Ethan Miller/ It looks like Toppin and Tshiebwe are good to go. What about Washington? The Kentucky Wildcats have been plagued with the injury bug this season, and as of late, it’s been rolled ankles. After TyTy Washington went down at Auburn on Saturday afternoon with a rolled ankle, Oscar Tshiebwe and Jacob Toppin went down in consecutive possessions with the same injury midway through the second half of their overtime win over Mississippi State. Tshiebwe returned shortly after, but Toppin did not return until there was 1:12 left in overtime. During...
A Sea Of Blue Jan 26, 2022
John Calipari and Wildcats recap wild win over Mississippi State

John Calipari and Wildcats recap wild win over Mississippi State

Photo by Andy Lyons/ Win No. 800 for Coach Cal. The Kentucky Wildcats took home a thrilling victory Tuesday night when Mississippi State came to town Tuesday night, as the Wildcats helped coach John Calipari bring home his 800th career win. Calipari becomes the 13th coach with this achievement. Kentucky had some ups and down in the second half. It also took overtime and some late-game heroics from Kellan Grady, but the Cats pulled it off. Leads stretched from 15 all the way down to a tie game. Despite having to use different lineups due to injuries and foul trouble,...
Cincinnati Enquirer Jan 25, 2022
Kentucky beats Mississippi State in overtime

Kentucky beats Mississippi State in overtime

Kentucky's Kellan Grady has back-to-back 3s in OT as Oscar Tshiebwe has 21 points with 22 rebounds in 82-74 win.       
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
Twitter reactions to Wildcats’ OT thriller and 800th win for John Calipari

Twitter reactions to Wildcats’ OT thriller and 800th win for John Calipari

UK Athletics The Wildcats win their first overtime game of the season, and it’s the 800th victory for one John Calipari. The Kentucky Wildcats scrape out a win against Mississippi State 82-74 in overtime, thanks to some late-game sharpshooting from Kellan Grady. Kentucky led by as many as 16 in the game and seemed to be cruising, but a trap game is a trap game and Kentucky let off the gas just slightly, and the Bulldogs caught fire from three. Pair that with Jacob Toppin and Oscar Tshiebwe leaving the game due to them both turning an ankle, and the Bulldogs...
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
Highlights, box score and MVP from Wildcats’ thrilling win over Mississippi State

Highlights, box score and MVP from Wildcats’ thrilling win over Mississippi State

Drew Brown - Sea of Blue The Cats found a way to close this one out after the Bulldogs stormed back to force OT. The Kentucky Wildcats were back in Rupp Arena on Tuesday night for a matchup against the Mississippi State Bulldogs. It was a great start for the Cats, as they quickly jumped out to a 12-6 lead after Sahvir Wheeler converted an and-one. The Bulldogs would make a push, but the Cats were able to reclaim control, pushing the lead to double-digits with just over nine minutes left in the half as they led 23-13. With several starters getting into foul trouble,...
Cincinnati Enquirer Jan 25, 2022
Three takeaways from Kentucky basketball's overtime win over Mississippi State

Three takeaways from Kentucky basketball's overtime win over Mississippi State

Kellan Grady's overtime heroics helped Kentucky basketball avoid disaster in a closer-than-expected win over Mississippi State.       
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
Kentucky edges Mississippi State in OT: 3 things to know and postgame banter

Kentucky edges Mississippi State in OT: 3 things to know and postgame banter

Isamu Haynes-Sunayama - Sea of Blue This was an ugly one, but Kentucky was able to pull it out thanks to Kellan Grady. The Kentucky Wildcats edged the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Tuesday night in overtime by a score of 82-74. The Cats got off to a solid start, but one absence and a couple of guys in foul trouble limited the overall damage in the first half. While UK shot extremely well in the first half, they also turned the ball over at high rate, which led to a 37-24 halftime lead. After the break, Kentucky looked like they might pull away, but every time they’d...
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
Kentucky vs. Mississippi State game thread and pregame reading

Kentucky vs. Mississippi State game thread and pregame reading

Drew Brown - Sea of Blue The Wildcats and Bulldogs face off in primetime. The No. 12 Kentucky Wildcats take on the Mississippi State Bulldogs tonight at 9 pm ET inside historic Rupp Arena. You can watch the game on ESPN or stream it live on WatchESPN. It was a tough outing for the Cats in Auburn, but when you lose your top offensive threat in TyTy Washington, along with your other point guard in Sahvir Wheeler, of course it’s going to be tough. Despite the injuries, the Cats still showed a lot of heat and kept the game close until the end. Now, they get to come back...
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
Cason Wallace, Chris Livingston named to 2022 McDonald’s All-American Game

Cason Wallace, Chris Livingston named to 2022 McDonald’s All-American Game

The Cats Pause Both are currently top-10 recruits in the 2022 class. As always, the Kentucky Wildcats will be represented in the 2022 McDonald’s All-American Game. This year, Kentucky will have 5-star forward Chris Livingston and 5-star guard Cason Wallace in the premier high school all-star game. Both players signed their national letters of intent during the fall signing period. Livingston, hailing from Akron (OH), is currently ranked No. 7 overall in the 2022 class by 247 Sports Composite. The 6-foot-6, 200-pound small forward committed to Kentucky over Memphis,...
Cincinnati Enquirer Jan 25, 2022
Kentucky vs. Mississippi State: Live basketball updates, scores and highlights

Kentucky vs. Mississippi State: Live basketball updates, scores and highlights

The Wildcats hope to avenge loss at No. 2 Auburn with complete game against Mississippi State. Follow along here for updates!       
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
TyTy Washington is out vs. Mississippi State

TyTy Washington is out vs. Mississippi State

Drew Brown - Sea of Blue Washington is recovering from an ankle injury suffered vs. Auburn. The Kentucky Wildcats will be without TyTy Washington when they host Mississippi State tonight at 9 pm ET. ESPN’s Jonathan Givony was the first to break the news, adding that Washington’s status for Saturday vs. the Kansas Jayhawks is still TBD. KSR’s Jack Pilgrim has since confirmed the news. TyTy Washington will not play for Kentucky versus Mississippi State tonight (ESPN, 9pm ET) due to an ankle injury, a source told ESPN. Availability for Kansas this weekend is yet to...
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
Early 2022 Kentucky football predictions

Early 2022 Kentucky football predictions

Dylan Ballard - Sea of Blue The Cats could very easily be looking at another 10-win season. Spring practice for the Kentucky Wildcats football team is right around the corner. With several key returnees and several key departures, spring ball is going to be crucial to help fill out some position groups as well as find some key players on both sides of the ball. One of the fun part of the college football offseason are predictions, and Brad Crawford of 247 Sports gave some for each SEC team heading into next year. Crawford is predicting an 8-4 (4-4) record for the...
A Sea Of Blue Jan 25, 2022
Tuesday Headlines: Mississippi State Gameday

Tuesday Headlines: Mississippi State Gameday

Drew Brown - Sea of Blue Davion Mintz could be running the show with TyTy Washington and Sahvir Wheeler uncertain to play. The Kentucky Wildcats will make their return to Rupp Arena tonight after a two-game road trip when they host the Mississippi State Bulldogs. Mississippi State comes to Lexington 13-5 overall on the year with a 4-2 record in SEC play. Their four conference wins have come over then-ranked No. 24 Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia and Ole Miss while they’ve suffered losses to Florida and Ole Miss and also lost non-conference games to Louisville, Minnesota...

Wildcats Player News

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    Oscar Tshiebwe

    Encouraging injury update on TyTy Washington, Oscar Tshiebwe and Jacob Toppin

  • 1 Shaedon Sharpe

    Shaedon Sharpe

    Shaedon Sharpe featured in ESPN’s latest 2022 mock draft

  • 1 Jacob Toppin

    Jacob Toppin

    Encouraging injury update on TyTy Washington, Oscar Tshiebwe and Jacob Toppin

  • 1 Lance Ware

    Lance Ware

    Thursday Headlines: Lance Ware Edition

  • Sahvir Wheeler

    Sahvir Wheeler

    Highlights, box score and MVP from Wildcats’ thrilling win over Mississippi State

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