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2019 Schedule
30-7, 2nd in SEC
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6d

Kentucky adds Bucknell grad transfer Sestina

Forward Nate Sestina, who averaged 15.8 points and 8.5 rebounds in his first season as a starter at Bucknell, signed with Kentucky as a graduate transfer for next season.

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8d

Kentucky's Herro will remain in NBA draft

Kentucky guard Tyler Herro says he plans to remain in the NBA draft after initially leaving open the possibility of returning to school.

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14d

UK's Johnson enters draft but still may return

Kentucky guard Keldon Johnson, who is No. 20 in ESPN's rankings of prospects, will enter the NBA draft but is keeping open the option of returning to school.

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15d

Kentucky's Washington declares for NBA draft

PJ Washington, who is 15th overall in the ESPN 100 rankings for the NBA draft, has decided to leave Kentucky after his sophomore season to go pro, he announced Tuesday.

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16dBen Fawkes

Virginia favored to repeat in 2020 at Vegas books

Caesars Palace has installed Virginia as the 5-1 favorite to win next year's men's college basketball title, with the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook giving 7-1 odds to the Cavaliers and Kentucky as co-favorites.

22d

The Right Time: Zion, Coach Cal, new series 'Baseline: The Supermax'

Bomani discusses Zion's exit from the NCAA Tournament (4:33), John Calipari finessing Kentucky for a lifetime contract (13:24) and what playoff scenarios would be ideal for "messiness" (22:24). Plus, ESPN NBA analyst Brian Windhorst joins Bo for the first edition of our new series "Baseline: The Supermax", including what the supposed 'super team-preventing' collective bargaining agreement provision is, who is eligible for it and why the NBA's course has been altered by its unintended consequences (34:02).

Greenberg: Calipari a 'perfect fit' for a lifetime at Kentucky (2:00)
Greenberg: If I were UCLA, I'd try to hire Calipari too (1:23)
23d

Courtside: Elite 8 Breakdown

Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich share their reactions from the second weekend of the NCAA Tournament, including Cassius Winston bouncing the Duke freshman (1:30), Auburn's upset victory over Kentucky (11:26), Texas Tech's over Gonzaga (16:23) as well as Virginia finally finding redemption against Purdue (20:53). Plus, how did these teams get here?

Washington was a difference maker for Kentucky (1:18)
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25dAdam Teicher

Kentucky star returns: 'I just suffered through it'

Kentucky star PJ Washington returned to action for the first time since injuring his foot against Tennessee in the SEC tournament, putting up 16 points and blocking a key late shot to help carry the Wildcats into the Elite Eight.

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27dAdam Teicher

UK's Washington practices, still unsure of status

The status of PJ Washington, who hasn't played for Kentucky since injuring his foot in the SEC tournament semifinals on March 16, is still unknown for Friday's Sweet 16 game vs. Houston.

29d

Courtside: Sweet 16, Elite 8 Preview

Seth Greenberg, Dan Dakich and Chris Cotter break down every game of the Sweet 16, including those in the South (2:05), Midwest (10:08), East (17:10) and West (26:33). Plus, they look ahead to potential Elite 8 matchups (32:35). Who will advance to the Final 4 in Minneapolis? The guys discuss!

Team Stats

Points Per Game75.8
Rebounds Per Game38.5
Assists Per Game13.5
Points Allowed64.729th

Tournament History

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