Kentucky and Florida meet for the third time this year; Florida expects a different outcome
LSU’s Hamilton went square up against Davis under the basket; Kidd-Gilchrist and Jones make it happen for UK.
Kentucky’s win over Florida gives fans some insight into what may happen Saturday at Vandy, and in March.
The No.1/1 Wildcats plan to show no mercy to No.7/7 Gators; former Wildcat John Pelphrey will be on the receiving end of the Wildcat wrath.
The #1 University of Kentucky Men's Basketball is on a roll at 22-1 overall and 8-0 in the SEC. The Cats did well in the Nike Platinum colored uniforms.
Coach Cal and his No. 2 Wildcats return to Rupp for two in a row, against SEC opponents, Arkansas tonight and Alabama Saturday. The Razorbacks roll into Lexington off a 69-60 victory over LSU.
The Wildcats came out fighting in the SEC opener against South Carolina
Kentucky turned Freedom Hall BLUE for the night, and Darius Miller walked away as the newest member of the 1000 point club at Kentucky, now with 58 members.
Saturday’s “W” over Louisville certainly gives Kentucky supporters new found confidences in the freshman stand outs Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Anthony Davis. Coach Cal and the Wildcats will roll into Louisville off an ugly, but meaningful win against Louisville and call Freedom Hall home for a night as the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Trojans come out to play.
There are two things that fans for both Louisville and Kentucky will remember about today’s game; one being Kentucky won and the other, the unnecessary number of fouls called. With a total of 52 fouls; 29 for the Cardinals and 23 for the Cats, it is amazing only two players fouled out of the game.
New Year’s Eve marks the annual celebration of why Kentucky is a basketball state. For one day, those who bleed blue will proudly defend University of Kentucky’s superior talents to those of U of L, to the final buzzer. A high stakes game on New Year’s Eve will set the tone for the new year and put to end the endless speculation about which team is the best in the Bluegrass
Rick Pitino said his team would not hold a press conference prior to Saturday’s matchup against Kentucky. What it does mean though for those with an insatiable thirst for all things ‘Cats-Cards is these may be the only quotes from the Louisville side prior to Saturday.