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A Saturday in Lexington with the New UK Wildcats

As football nears its college playoff conclusion, it tends to get lost that basketball is well underway. Regardless of UK’s bowl destination, the tip-off of basketball season is always welcomed in the Bluegrass. Coach John Calipari has another crop of … Continue reading

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Attendance Dips at Start of UK Basketball Season

An interesting thing is happening in the heart of Big Blue Nation. As college football is heading to its bowl season conclusion, basketball is just getting started, but unlike a normal season something is missing. Approximately 3,000 people to be … Continue reading

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Rivalry Game Ends in Rout As Louisville Crushes Kentucky

Blue skies and sunshine were in abundance Saturday in Lexington as in-state rival Louisville visited Kroger Field to take on the Kentucky Wildcats. Optimism was high for a competitive game as the kickoff sailed downfield in this early noon game, … Continue reading

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It’s March Madness Baby

Hello Yale Bulldogs – March Madness has arrived! Apologies to the play-in games taking place the last two nights, those were entertaining, but now the real ball kicks. This is the start of what many consider is the best four … Continue reading

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Kentucky Wildcats Thump Florida 80-61

It’s always a pleasure to visit Rupp Arena, the Cathedral of college basketball. My brother scored tickets to the Florida game, so we ventured into downtown Lexington Saturday for the 4PM contest. Anymore all of Lexington has a blue hue … Continue reading

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Bluegrass Blues on Championship Monday

I’m still shaking my head over Monday night. It appears a different blue & white team took home the National Championship trophy – to Durham, NC of all places! Congratulations to the Duke Blue Devils on their 68-63 win over … Continue reading

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Kentucky Wildcats Survive and Advance to the Final Four

The collective hand wringing and nail biting was palpable across the Bluegrass late into Saturday evening as the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame pushed the Kentucky Wildcats to the edge of defeat. UK’s undefeated season and a shot at a … Continue reading

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