1. Patrick Patterson: Patterson appeared nearly unstoppable today. He had 28 points while still missing a number a shots he would usually make with a healthy middle finger. He added 7 rebounds, 2 blocked shots and 3 assists.
2. Perry Stevenson: Stevenson missed two free throws at the end of the game that set the stage for the South Carolina victory. Nevertheless, he played a great game up until that point. Four of five from floor, four… Continue
In the two previous games against Auburn and Alabama, Kentucky came out sluggish, yet were able to overcome their sloppy play for victories. That wasn't the case Tuesday as the Cats-and in particular Jodie Meeks-never got it going in an 85-80 loss at Mississippi.
Patrick Patterson-On a night where he needed to step up big on the offensive side of the ball, he did just that. Pat finished with 24 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 blocks. He didn't miss… Continue
By - Ira D. Combs
Tri State Sports Media Service Inc.
One of the oldest sayings in sports is: "If you can play poorly on the road, yet still win, you've got a pretty good team."
It looks as though this year's UK Wildcat basketball team is proving that statement out to be gospel as they work their way through the SEC early in the conference season. Don't think I've ever seen a UK… Continue
Added by Ira's Blog on January 27, 2009 at 12:30am —
The Cats once again came out of the gate sluggish and without focus on the road at Alabama. Luckily, the defense and toughness was still there, and the Cats come out with a hard fought 61-51 victory in Coleman Coliseum.
Composure/Resolve/Toughness-As of writing this, I don't know the exact condition of Ramon Harris. I do want to say that all of my prayers are with him. I can't imagine what his teammates witnessed in that locker room at… Continue
In this brand new video Ridge Wilson says he will not be making anymore visits and will make his announcement on National Signing Day on February 4th. Wilson committed to Kentucky back in September but visited Indiana last weekend. Wilson finished the season with 54 tackles as Louisville Central won their second straight state championship.…
Despite a lack of focus from the get go and 22 turnovers, Kentucky was able to gut out a 73-64 victory over Auburn Wednesday night. Patrick Patterson and Jodie Meeks once again led the way as the Cats improve to 15-4 overall and 4-0 in the SEC.
Victory-On a night that saw the other two SEC undefeated teams go down, any win by the Cats was going to be a good one. Yes, the SEC is down this year, and Kentucky should probably have beaten this… Continue