The first of two July recruiting periods opens today and John Calipari and his staff, along with the staffs of other programs from around the country, will be hitting the road in search of prospects to fill 2010 rides as well as building for future classes. What is Kentucky's scholarship outlook like in 2010? How many prospects might we see Calipari sign in this class?
July 6, 2009
Over the course of the two games the Wildcats have played in the NIT they are showing themselves to be a much tougher breed of Cat than the one that closed out the SEC season by being kicked around in close games. They've made plays during crunch time they didn't make during the last two-thirds of SEC play and into the SEC tourney. These players are in no rush to see their season come to an end.
March 24, 2009
Kentucky avoided the let down that is always possible coming off a big win, taking care of business during their trip to Athens, Georgia, coming away with a 23-point victory, which saw Coach Gillispie use his bench extensively in the final five minutes of play.
January 18, 2009
Billie Gillispie expects to see some junk defenses in the future as the Wildcats continue league play. Kentucky's two stars, Jodie Meeks and Patrick Patterson, are currently the highest scoring combo in the SEC and teams will be keying on them.
January 17, 2009
Jodie Meeks shot down the hopes of keeping intact Tennessee's SEC home winning streak, pouring in 54 points against the Volunteers. In scoring the 54 points Meeks displaced UK legend Dan Issel atop the UK career single game scoring mark. Issel had previously held the single game record of 53 points. Meeks hit ten threes, topping the single game record of 9 he shared with Tony Delk.
January 13, 2009