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2018 Schedule
26-11, 4th in SEC
Sexton, Kentucky lead the way for SEC in NBA Draft (5:05)
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4d

Sources: Thunder get UK's Diallo in trade

Along with making two late-second-round picks, the Thunder acquired No. 45 pick Hamidou Diallo in a trade with the Hornets on Thursday, sources told ESPN.

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4d

Clippers acquire Gilgeous-Alexander, pick Robinson

The Clippers were busy during the first round of the NBA draft on Thursday, selecting forward Miles Bridges with the 12th overall pick and trading him to Charlotte for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander. The Clippers also selected Jerome Robinson with the 13th pick.

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4dIan Begley

Knicks pass on bigger names and choose Knox

Kevin Knox said he wasn't fazed by some of the boos he heard when the Knicks selected him at No. 9, saying that Knicks fans booed Kristaps Porzingis on draft night, too.

Knox goes No. 9 overall to Knicks, N.Y. crowd boos (1:46)
Travis heading to Kentucky (2:21)
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5dMyron Medcalf

Why Reid Travis is the one-and-done Kentucky needs

The Wildcats are used to annual influxes of talent under John Calipari, but opposing coaches think the Stanford graduate transfer is the one UK needs in 2018-19.

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10dJeff Borzello

Five-star Hagans to join Kentucky next season

Five-star point guard Ashton Hagans originally committed to Georgia and then planed to play for Kentucky as a member of the 2019 class; now he'll join the Wildcats next season.

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21dMyron Medcalf

Hall of Fame hoops icon C.M. Newton, 88, dies

C.M. Newton, the former Kentucky athletic director who helped turn the basketball program into a national powerhouse, died Monday at age 88.

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25dJeff Borzello

Winners, losers from NBA draft early entry deadline

North Carolina, Nevada and UCLA each saw key contributors spurn the NBA and return to school, while defending champion Villanova faces a major roster overhaul.

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26d

Washington back to UK; Gabriel, Vanderbilt gone

PJ Washington has elected to pull his name out of the NBA draft and return to Kentucky. Teammates Wenyen Gabriel and Jarred Vanderbilt, meanwhile, have opted to stay in the draft.

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47dJeff Borzello

Maxey picks Kentucky, Wildcats' 3rd 5-star for '19

Guard Tyrese Maxey, ranked No. 14 in the ESPN 60 for 2019, announced his commitment to Kentucky on Wednesday, choosing the Wildcats over Texas, Michigan, Michigan State and Oklahoma State.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Tyrese Maxey on John Calipari. "He told me what I needed to hear to play at the next level, not what I wanted to hear. That was important to me. " Maxey told ESPN

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

Kentucky receives a huge verbal commitment from guard (2019) Tyrese Maxey, no.14 in the ESPN 60.

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49dJeff Borzello

Duke, Kentucky lead the race to land top 2019 class

The battle over the top prospects in the 2019 class is heating up, as the Wildcats and Blue Devils try to fend off the likes of Kansas and North Carolina for the top players. But will reclassification reshape the recruiting landscape?

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.889th
Rebounds Per Game38.831st
Assists Per Game13.3Tied-193rd
Points Allowed70.2115th

Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record126-51
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances57