Kentucky’s leading scorer went scoreless at Georgia. Now, Keldon Johnson looks to rebound at Auburn. John Calipari offered advice: Look to pass to open teammates when defenses collapse on you, but remember UK needs you to score.
Kentucky talked about three-point defense being a priority going into Saturday’s game at Auburn.. Keldon Johnson’s reaction is going scoreless at Georgia is among other takeaways from Friday’s media session.
How the No. 12 Kentucky Wildcats and No. 14 Auburn Tigers match up at each position for their men’s college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at 4 p.m. EST, at the Auburn Arena on the campus of Auburn University.
Kentucky Coach John Calipari has been preaching that numbers don’t matter. He does not want players preoccupied with their individual statistics. But Calipari has used numbers to spur more production from PJ Washington.
Five-star basketball recruit Isaiah Stewart will announce his college decision Sunday night. The finalists are Kentucky, Duke, Michigan State, Syracuse and Washington. He’s the No. 6 player in the 2019 class.
Murray State basketball defeated Eastern Illinois on Thursday behind Ja Morant’s 29 points. ESPN’s Mel Kiper likes Kentucky outside linebacker Josh Allen. Kentucky and Auburn prep for SEC basketball showdown. John DeFilippo gets a new job.
Ashton Hagans has emerged as a star in recent games. He was SEC Freshman of the Week last week. Then he scored a career-high 23 points in a boo-filled homecoming of sorts at Georgia. Given Kentucky’s next few opponents, more star turns by Hagans would be well-timed.
John Calipari’s Kentucky Wildcats travel to Auburn to face Bruce Pearl’s Tigers on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, in a key SEC college basketball matchup. UK is ranked 12th in the latest AP Top 25 poll. Auburn is ranked 14th.
NASCAR’s oldest Hall of Famer Glen Wood, a legendary driver and car owner who originally started Wood Brothers Racing in 1950, has died at the age of 93, the team announced Friday morning. He was inducted to the Hall of Fame in 2012.
ESPN lead NFL analyst Mel Kiper rates former Kentucky outside linebacker Josh Allen higly in his first mock draft for 2019. Kiper also likes former UK running back Benny Snell and safety Mike Edwards. The draft is April 25 in Nashville.
After a successful 10-year pro career in Europe that culminated in a French league title last year, former Mason County and Tennessee basketball star Chris Lofton has signed a contract with a South Korean team.
Kentucky basketball freshman Tyler Herro talks about what UK must do defensively Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019, at Auburn. The 12th-ranked Wildcats and 14th-ranked Tigers meet in a key SEC game at Auburn Arena. Kentucky is 3-1 in conference.