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AP College Basketball Poll 2019: Complete Week 3 Rankings Released

For the third straight week, college basketball has a different team atop the Associated Press Top 25 . Kentucky's shocking loss to Evansville opened up the No. 1 spot for Duke, which is followed by ACC rival Louisville...

kentucky basketball - Bleacher Report
9:15am PST - November 18th, 2019

Duke climbs to No. 1 in AP poll following Kentucky’s loss

Duke has moved to No. 1 in The Associated Press men’s college basketball poll following Kentucky’s surprising loss to Evansville

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
9:05am PST - November 18th, 2019

The high school basketball team with the kids of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade is going to be on ESPN more than some NBA teams

LeBron James' son Bronny and Dwyane Wade's son Zaire high school team games will be broadcast frequently on ESPN in their first season playing high school basketball together in California. The Los Angeles Times reported on Friday that ESPN will broadcast 15 …

kentucky basketball - Business Insider
10:56am PST - November 16th, 2019

Former NC State basketball player Grundy dies after stabbing

Authorities in Kentucky say former NC State basketball player Anthony Grundy has died from stab wounds suffered as the result of a domestic dispute

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
4:35pm PST - November 15th, 2019

Kentucky Governor Race: Matt Bevin Concedes to Andy Beshear

Matt Bevin, Kentucky’s sharp-elbowed governor conceded defeat after a recanvass of votes confirmed the victory of Andy Beshear, son of a two-term Democratic governor.

kentucky basketball - The New York Times
3:30pm PST - November 14th, 2019

Memphis is withholding top prospect James Wiseman from playing in a pivot from its original defiant, anti-NCAA stance

Last week, the NCAA notified the Memphis Tigers that superstar freshman James Wiseman — the top college basketball recruit in the country and likely No. 1 pick in the 2020 NBA Draft — was likely ineligible. When he was coaching at a high school in Memphis, cu…

kentucky basketball - Business Insider
12:21pm PST - November 14th, 2019

No. 1 Kentucky paid Evansville $90,000 for a tune-up game and lost in one of college basketball's biggest upsets in recent memory

Just one day after being tabbed the No. 1 team in America, the Kentucky Wildcats suffered a brutal 67-64 loss to the Evansville Purple Aces at Rupp Arena. As if to add insult to injury, Kentucky paid $90,000 for the mid-major program to travel to Lexington fo…

kentucky basketball - Business Insider
9:56am PST - November 13th, 2019

25 highest-paid college football coaches

USA TODAY has released its annual rankings of the highest-paid coaches in college football. Dabo Swinney — head coach of the reigning champion Clemson Tigers — leads all play-callers with a $9,315,600 salary. The coaches of massive programs such as Alabama, M…

kentucky basketball - Business Insider
7:07am PST - November 13th, 2019

Evansville stuns No. 1 Kentucky at Rupp Arena, 67-64

Sam Cunliffe scored 17 points, including two free throws with 6.8 seconds remaining, and Evansville stunned No. 1 Kentucky 67-64

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
6:28pm PST - November 12th, 2019

6 biggest winners and losers in college basketball this week

The first week of the 2019-2020 basketball season has come and gone, and the AP Top 25 Poll looks quite different from its preseason form. The Kentucky Wildcats took over the top spot after taking down the previously top-seeded Michigan State Spartans in the …

kentucky basketball - Business Insider
12:38pm PST - November 11th, 2019

Kentucky new No. 1 in AP Top 25 after beating Michigan State

Kentucky climb to No. 1 in AP Top 25 men's college basketball poll after beating Michigan State

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
9:04am PST - November 11th, 2019

No. 13 Kentucky women pull away from Middle Tennessee 67-52.

Amanda Paschal scored 16 points and No. 13 Kentucky scored the first 13 points of the second half en route to a 67-52 win over Middle Tennessee State

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
3:13pm PST - November 10th, 2019

Smith leads Missouri past Northern Kentucky, 71-56

Mark Smith scored 19 points to lead Missouri to a 71-56 victory over Northern Kentucky

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
7:35pm PST - November 8th, 2019

Rick Pitino to coach Greek national basketball team

Rick Pitino has agreed to coach the Greek national basketball team and lead its effort to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
5:38am PST - November 8th, 2019

Top-ranked Michigan State opens with 69-62 loss to No. 2 Kentucky

Spartans struggle to score

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
3:33am PST - November 6th, 2019

A Showcase Start to the College Basketball Season in N.Y.C.

The four top men’s teams entering the season played at Madison Square Garden in the Champions Classic, with the favorite falling in each game — Michigan State to Kentucky and Kansas to Duke.

kentucky basketball - The New York Times
10:46pm PST - November 5th, 2019

Trump rallied for Kentucky governor, but impeachment was on his mind

The president’s speech in Lexington on behalf of Gov. Matt Bevin continually circled back to his own grievances.

kentucky basketball - Politico
6:51pm PST - November 4th, 2019

New NCAA recruiting calendar hits Las Vegas hard

Las Vegas no longer the epicenter of high-level amateur hoops under NCAA's new recruiting calendar

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
2:12pm PDT - October 30th, 2019

SEC coaches select Texas A&M as women's basketball favorite

SEC women's basketball coaches pick Texas A&M as league favorite, name Aggies guard Chennedy Carter preseason player of the year

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
9:00am PDT - October 29th, 2019

Martin may have his best Mizzou team despite absence of five-star prospects

Missouri Tigers college basketball preview

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
12:26pm PDT - October 24th, 2019

Her son shot his way into an Indiana high school. Now she's facing six felony charges

Mary York faces felony charges because of her son's actions at Dennis Intermediate School. Parents of school shooters are rarely charged.

kentucky basketball - USA Today
11:27am PDT - October 20th, 2019

SEC media day: New stars, familiar favorites, NCAA concerns

SEC media day: New stars, familiar favorites, NCAA concerns

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
2:00am PDT - October 16th, 2019

Media panel picks South Carolina to win SEC women's title

South Carolina heads into season as favorite to win SEC women's basketball championship

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
1:04pm PDT - October 15th, 2019

Kentucky Wildcats are again preseason picks to win SEC

Kentucky Wildcats are again preseason picks to win SEC

kentucky basketball - Fox Sports
10:02am PDT - October 15th, 2019

Could Kentucky, a deep red state, elect a Democrat as its next governor?

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is challenging incumbent Governor Matt Bevin in a closely watched gubernatorial race

kentucky basketball - CBS News
3:11am PDT - October 14th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

P.L.I.M (@FoolishPantheon)
12:45am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Kentucky basketball: Riley Welch joins roster as walk-on https://t.co/wKDBsPO8NR

Big Shots Media (@BigShotsMedia)
12:30am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

Pretty Boy (@pretty_boyyA)
10:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

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Claire Darland (@ClaireDarland)
10:31pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

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Autographs for Sale (@graphing310)
10:19pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

madison ☆ (@madisonlaswell_)
9:44pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

logan wise (@loganwise24)
9:06pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @si_ncaabb: When you think of SEC basketball, you think of Kentucky. But @mollyjgeary thinks that a different team is the best value bet…

NakiaGibbs SWAGHOUSE (@NakiaGibbs4)
9:04pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

Joe Bunker (@BigMamaBass__)
8:55pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

Hank Moody (@Mason_Myers13)
8:51pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

Alexis (@alexis_hungate)
8:43pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

Nic baker (@Nicbaker13)
8:37pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @NolesJags904: Do we still have a Kentucky basketball fan running the FSU football account or did they fix that?

im the goat (@johnrivers131)
8:34pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @MrsTylerKSR: Five-star shooting guard Josh Christopher is planning to visit Kentucky twice this season: https://t.co/a6n9ZjL8Vw

Nick Isaacs (@nisaacs54)
8:33pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

Do we still have a Kentucky basketball fan running the FSU football account or did they fix that?

Ⓜ️ (@NolesJags904)
8:30pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

blake (@Faulkner1Blake)
8:20pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @baby_brynna_: Anybody else ever notice the Kentucky basketball chain @ 0:08 ??? https://t.co/l6AM4dlnC5

Jared (@jared_dupler)
8:14pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
My dad, Clayton Powers, will be inducted into the Frankfort HS Hall of Fame tonight! All State in football and basketball. Played at U of Kentucky for Bear Bryant. Won State Championship as a the head football coach at Pikeville HS. KY. https://t.co/v5uqrSrriO

My dad, Clayton Powers, will be inducted into the Frankfort HS Hall of Fame tonight! All State in football and basketball. Played at U of Kentucky for Bear Bryant. Won State Championship as a the head football coach at Pikeville HS. KY. https://t.co/v5uqrSrriO

Gordon Powers (@GordonBPowers)
4:48am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

So many. Anything to do with the Big Red Machine, UK-Duke in '92 and '98, any of UK's basketball championships, Kentucky comeback at LSU in '94. https://t.co/6AzukLOgkx

Chad Baker (@ChadBlue_)
1:55am PDT - August 23rd, 2019

RT @DickieV: Maestro pass the envelope as my Final 4 in my SWEET 16 r # 4 DUKE # 3 KENTUCKY # 2 MICHIGAN STATE # 1 KANSAS @DukeMBB @Kentuc

Mark (@markewewers)
9:41pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @DickieV: Maestro pass the envelope as my Final 4 in my SWEET 16 r # 4 DUKE # 3 KENTUCKY # 2 MICHIGAN STATE # 1 KANSAS @DukeMBB @Kentuc

Ashley Walliser (@ashley_walliser)
9:26pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @GBrianBennett: I did a deep dive on Arkansas for our State of the Hoops program. College basketball was never more fun for me than when…

David (@david__matlock)
8:51pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @DickieV: Maestro pass the envelope as my Final 4 in my SWEET 16 r # 4 DUKE # 3 KENTUCKY # 2 MICHIGAN STATE # 1 KANSAS @DukeMBB @Kentuc

Mark Treadway (@mtread72)
8:03pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @KonerkosBonerko: Got 8 basketball TTM returns today! This one from Mr. Tony Delk! He signed 8/8 Kentucky Wildcats & Charlotte Hornets…

Paul Bonerko (@KonerkosBonerko)
7:59pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @247recruiting: The July evaluation period is over and the 247Sports staff was in attendance at some of the country's biggest events. He…

Marcel Perdu (@PerduMarcel)
6:34pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Local basketball recruit goes from unranked to national Top 100. ‘He’s a tremendous prospect.’ https://t.co/83ER4T0vWg

Big Shots Media (@BigShotsMedia)
5:58pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @BenRobertsHL: NEW: Local star JJ Traynor is now a Top 100 player in the 247Sports basketball rankings. @EvanDaniels tells us about his…

James Boo Brewer (@coachboobrewer)
5:22pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

RT @GBrianBennett: I did a deep dive on Arkansas for our State of the Hoops program. College basketball was never more fun for me than when…

Ugly Uncle (@uglyuncle)
4:10pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019

Was reading a blurb from Taylor Branch on Kentucky Basketball legend, Adolph Rupp. Kentucky to this day still plays in Rupp Arena. “Kentucky coach Adolph Rupp privately complained of incessant calls from his... https://t.co/3fsoXk6378

David Greenwald (@DavisVanguard)
3:08pm PDT - August 22nd, 2019
Paolo Banchero, the nation's top PF in 2021, just set up his five official visits:

https://t.co/2BBeKDzlVi https://t.co/4SJnGemirx

Paolo Banchero, the nation's top PF in 2021, just set up his five official visits: https://t.co/2BBeKDzlVi https://t.co/4SJnGemirx

247Sports (@247Sports)
12:02pm PDT - August 20th, 2019
Top-ranked 2021 power forward Paolo Banchero to visit Kentucky for Big Blue Madness https://t.co/l89X5nMpOb via @ChrisFisher247 #BBN https://t.co/X0OChULEAF

Top-ranked 2021 power forward Paolo Banchero to visit Kentucky for Big Blue Madness https://t.co/l89X5nMpOb via @ChrisFisher247 #BBN https://t.co/X0OChULEAF

TheCatsPause247 (@TheCatsPause247)
11:55am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @ASeaOfBlue: Paolo Banchero schedules official visit to UK https://t.co/blNCgmCMLI

WHO DID THEY MISS!!!!! (@Freak_Ke)
11:55am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @COLCOMEBACK: @richarddeitsch Definitely would bring the KENTUCKY COLONELS back to LOUISVILLE! #ITSOURTURN #WAITED43YEARS People outsi…

Requiem (@trentman_95)
11:51am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @COLCOMEBACK: @richarddeitsch Definitely would bring the KENTUCKY COLONELS back to LOUISVILLE! #ITSOURTURN #WAITED43YEARS People outsi…

Brandon Drury (@BDruryUKfan)
11:46am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @COLCOMEBACK: @richarddeitsch Definitely would bring the KENTUCKY COLONELS back to LOUISVILLE! #ITSOURTURN #WAITED43YEARS People outsi…

NBA to Louisville (@nba2lou)
11:46am PDT - August 20th, 2019

RT @BBNation15: Kentucky’s Basketball roster is officially set. #BBN 0 Ashton Hagans 1 Nate Sestina 2 Khalil Whitney 3 Tyrese Maxey 4…

C Dot (@CWalton2_)
11:30am PDT - August 20th, 2019

Paolo Banchero schedules official visit to UK https://t.co/JKl0AlNCaI

Jason Marcum (@marcum89)
11:22am PDT - August 20th, 2019
Nation's No. 1 point guard Daishen Nix, who had included Kentucky in his top 5, commits to UCLA https://t.co/YY64cZF7xe via @EvanDaniels https://t.co/Ux5gj7KHDw

Nation's No. 1 point guard Daishen Nix, who had included Kentucky in his top 5, commits to UCLA https://t.co/YY64cZF7xe via @EvanDaniels https://t.co/Ux5gj7KHDw

TheCatsPause247 (@TheCatsPause247)
11:20am PDT - August 20th, 2019

BREAKING: Five-star Daishen Nix commits to UCLA; No. 1 Class of 2020 PG had Kentucky, Kansas among final five https://t.co/mMIoUCtFPM via https://t.co/QX2S8wdIXH

DFBR: 10,684-3,899-242 (@Harlem19therare)
11:19am PDT - August 20th, 2019

Paolo Banchero schedules official visit to UK https://t.co/blNCgmCMLI

A Sea of Blue (@ASeaOfBlue)
11:19am PDT - August 20th, 2019