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Monday Wildcat Links

March 1st 2015

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Nation of Blue: Are you scared?
Herald Leader: Phil Jackson's presence in Rupp wows Ulis
Kinston.com: Where is Brandon Ingram going to play college basketball?
ESPN: 2015 basketball class superlatives 
SI.com/Luke Winn:  UK eyes bigger challenges

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Vaught's Views: Kentucky get commitment from 6'7 receiver
Nation of Blue:  3-star DE from Ohio picks UK
NextCats: UK football commitments for 2016

OTHER SPORTS
C-J: UK Hoops topple South Carolina

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Sunday Wildcat Links

February 28th 2015

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Sporting News: Taking shots at Kentucky has become a March pastime
Bleacher Report: Best and worst-case scenarios
Wildcat Blue Nation: Wildcats improve to 29-0
Rant Sports: Trey Lyles gives Kentucky another weapon
USA Today: Arkansas no test for Kentucky
C-J: Snow day in Starkville warmed Kentucky up
John Clay: Andrew Harrison becoming a true Kentucky point guard
Herald Leader: Lyles bringing Kentucky to unreachable heights
Vaught's Views: Big games bring out the best in Tyler Ulis
UK Athletics: UK downs Arkansas
YouTube: Game recap and call
KSR: Seven notes from beatdown

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Vaught's Views: Ohio's defensive lineman commits to Kentucky

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Saturday Wildcat Links

February 27th 2015

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Bleacher Report: Obstacles standing between Wildcats and a perfect season
C-J: No. 1 Wildcats a lock?
Rolling Stones: Is Kentucky killing college basketball?
Wildcat Blue Nation: Arkansas not scared of Kentucky
Forbes: On verge of perfect season, UK tickets averaging $400 for final home games
Dawn of the Dawg: Can the Bulldogs spoil Kentucky's perfect season?
College Spun: Phil Jackson attends UK's practice
A Sea of Blue: Breaking down the game with Arkansas fight
YouTube: Uptown Dunk
Busting Brackets: SEC's biggest surprises and biggest disappointments
Vaught's Views: Calipari wants Trey Lyles to dominate even more against Arkansas
KSR: Kentucky-Arkansas: By the numbers
Herald Leader: X marks several spots for Cats

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Friday Wildcat Links

February 26th 2015

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Bleacher Report: How a healthy Trey Lyles makes UK even more dangerous
Wildcat Blue Nation: The heat is on
Herald Leader: Is a fast pace the way to stop the Cats?
C-J: Media circus impossible to ignore for UK
C-J: NBA drools as Cauley-Stein's jumper improves
Vaught's Views: Cauley-Stein says he can now handle the national spotlight
WTVQ: Willie Cauley-Stein named finalist for Oscar Robertson trophy

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Cats Pause:  Ohio TE picks UK
247Sports: UK recruiting hard right now
Al.com: LSU hit with NCAA sanctions over recruiting violation
ESPN: Kentucky hold the 13th spot for OL rankings in the SEC

OTHER SPORTS
UK Athletics: UK Track and Field to host SEC Indoor Championships

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Thursday Wildcat Links

February 25th 2015

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ESPN: Playing for Kentucky isn't easy
Wildcat Blue Nation: Malik Newman thinks Kentucky or LSU could win a title
Rant Sports: Path to perfection about to get tougher
Herald Leader: Kentucky slams Mississippi State
Fox Sports: Jamaal Wilkes knows the weight undefeated Kentucky carries
isportsweb.com: The Cats recognize their own potential
C-J: Lyles leads as Kentucky wins ugly at Miss. St.
UK Athletics: Lyles, Towns lead Kentucky to 74-56 win at Miss. St.
YouTube.com: Game highlights and recap
Vaught's Views: Second-half blitz puts Kentucky at 28-0

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Wednesday Wildcat Links

February 25th 2015

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ESPN:  Seth Greenberg makes the case for WCS for the Wooden Award

KentuckySports.com:  John Clay goes all in on 40-0

Chicago Tribune:  Ulis continues UK's Chicago connection

KentuckySports:  MSU coach grateful for Calipari's support

KSR:  coaches will have more room to roam at Vandy next season

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KentuckySports:  Dupree's draft stock improves

Nation of Blue:  Raiders targeting Randall Cobb


Tuesday Wildcat Links

February 24th 2015

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coachCal.com:  UK finally unanimous #1 in BOTH polls
ESPN:  latest Bracketology still has UK, UofL in a possible Sweet 16 matchup
KSR:  Calipari says players closer to best version of themselves
kentuckysports.com:  Cats have had some amazing starts
C-J:  Andrew Harrison benefitting from some fatherly advice
Zagsblog:  Kyrie Irving expects big things for future Cat Isaiah Briscoe
Nation of Blue:  UK not among final 7 for Battle

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NextCats:  UK lands commitment from 3-star RB
CatsPause:  Cats land another commitment from Ohio athlete
ESPN ranks Towles #6 on listing of SEC returning QBs

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Monday Wildcat Links

February 22nd 2015

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Wildcat Blue Nation: SEC weekly wrap up
KHOU: Here's how Duke can beat Kentucky
247Sports: Pearl impressed by Kentucky
Herald Leader: Fiery practices ready Kentucky to take fight to foes
C-J: Unbeaten Cats cut up after blowing out Auburn
Vaught's Views: Pearl talks about UK's physical play
ZagsBlog: Cauley-Stein's jumper could help improve draft stock
KSR: Davis out for 1-2 weeks after re-injuring his shoulder 
Zagsblog:  Maker talks about reclassifying, UK

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NextCats: Top 50 defensive tackle list UK first among favorites

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Sunday Wildcat Links

February 21st 2015

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Bleacher Report: How much better can the Wildcats get in 2014-2015
Yahoo Sports: Fast start launches UK past Auburn
Rant Sports: Wildcats enjoying each other's success
Wildcat Blue Nation: Should freshmen be ineligible
KY Forward: Calipari gets 100th win at Rupp
Herald Leader: Kentucky delivers masterpiece
C-J: UK shreds Auburn
UK Athletics: Towns sparks offensive eruption
YouTube: Game recap and call
Vaught's Views: Andrew Harrison helps Kentucky roll to 27th straight win
CoachCal.com: Cats hit on all cylinders in win against Auburn
KSR: 8 notes from #27

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Nation of Blue: Kentucky football in NFL combine

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Saturday Wildcat Links

February 20th 2015

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Bleacher Report: Top storylines to follow in follow weeks of regular season 
Yahoo: Auburn next up in No. 1 Kentucky's quest to remain unbeaten
Wildcat Blue Nation: The Wildcats would benefit from a two-and-done rule
isportsweb.com: Devin Booker isn't quiet, he's sneaky
Nation of Blue: Wildcats to wear special Nike Hyper Elite uniforms against Auburn
247Sports: Tigers face daunting task against Wildcats
UK Athletics: Kentucky faces Auburn in Rupp
Herald Leader: Towns calls on 'Karlito' in times of need
C-J: Calipari on how to beat Kentucky
Vaught's Views: Cal admits Ulis is a little beat up
KSR: Stop saying the Cats need a loss
NextCats: Calipari comments on UK signee Charles Matthews
CoachCal.com: Cats prepare for Auburn

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NextCats: Four-star quarterback visiting UK this weekend
Orlando Sentinel: NCAA does not penalize Florida for Joker's mistake

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Friday Wildcat Links

February 19th 2015

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Bleacher Report: Ranking the remaining regular-season games by difficulty
Hoop Habits: Don't hold your breath, the Kentucky Wildcats are unbeatable
USA Today: Kentucky regional High School Players of the Year chosen
SB Nation: Good luck doing anything against Kentucky's frontcourt
C-J: Only coach to beat No. 1 Kentucky hopes no one else does
C-J: Ex-Cats on the move at NBA trade deadline
Herald Leader: UK fans should not fear prospect of Cats entering Tournament unbeaten

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NextCats: UK football has 4 of state's top 5 for 2016
NextCats: UK football recruits in new Rivals position ranking
Vaught's Views: Bud Dupree impresses NFL.com writer

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Thursday Wildcat Links

February 18th 2015

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WDRB: Kentucky reaches 26-0, Calipari uniquely qualified for the moment
Wildcat Blue Nation: Kentucky gets historic win thanks to second half defense
Lex18: What does 26-0 mean for Kentucky?
Herald Leader: Kentucky target joining 2015 recruiting class
Vaught's Views: Cauley-Stein says the whole county wants UK to lose
KSR: 26 reasons why this Kentucky team is awesome
NextCats: Devin Booker looking like he could be a first round draft pick 
CBS writers talk about UK's pursuit of perfection

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C-J: Dupree ready to shine at NFL combine
NextCats: Florida offers scholarship to UK commitment

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Wednesday Wildcat Links

February 17th 2015

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Bleacher Report: Kentucky's ultimate role model with big up side
Huffington Post: 3 reasons why Kentucky won't win the National Title
YardBarker: The most consistent teams in college basketball
isportsweb.com: Cats begin to find their stride
Rant Sports: Kentucky basketball frustrating opponents by being just a little bit better
CatsPause: Kentucky survives Tennessee
UK Athletics: UK sets record for best start in school history
YouTube: Game highlights and call
C-J: Sleepwalking UK wakes up and beats Tennessee
Herald Leader: At 26-0, Cats off to best start in school history

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NextCats:  UK commit Jackson gets offer from South Carolina
247Sports: Best of the Midwest combine
NextCats: No UK football commitments in new Rivals 250

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Tuesday Wildcat Links

February 17th 2015

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SECSports:  Towns named Frosh of the Week

ukathletics:  WCS on watch list for Abdul-Jabbar award

SI.com/Seth Davis says Bennett, Calipari are 1-2 for coach of the year

ESPN:  what will it take to beat the Cats?

SportingNews:  Vols coach calls UK best team ever assembled

GoVols.com:  UT slumping as UK comes to town

Outkick The Coverage:  an oral history of Billy Gillispie era at UK

NextCats:  two UK recruiting targets will visit Duke tomorrow

Bleacher Report ranks UK's Davis #2 on list of top Wooden winners in 2000's

kentuckysports.com:  Harrisons, other twins at UK featured on "Today" show

(WOMEN):  ukathletics:  Epps named co-Player of Week in SEC

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Monday Wildcat Links

February 15th 2015

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Bleacher Report: Picking Wildcats' best crunch-time lineup
Herald Leader: The first Kentucky Wildcats to go 25-0 weren't slouches, either
Wildcat Blue Nation: Wildcats still on pace for historically good defense
Yardbarker: Close scrapes will help Kentucky, not hurt
Knox News: Here comes Kentucky
CoachCal.com: Coach Payne talks Tennessee
C-J: Anthony Davis says his UK team would destroy this years
Vaught's Views: Johnson took Calipari's challenge to heart

FOOTBALL
NextCats: Another class of 2016 QB claims he has UK offer

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Sunday Wildcat Links

February 14th 2015

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Fox Sports: Coach Cal videobombed by one of his players, again
GoGamecocks.com: Cats pound listless Gamecocks
ESPN: Newlyweds still wearing wedding outfits to cheer on Cats
CBS7: No. 1 Kentucky ties best start at 25-0
Herald Leader: Kentucky wins by 34
John Clay: The more Kentucky wins, the more flawless it looks
WKYT: Calipari selected as Naismith Hall of Fame finalist
C-J: Johnson fights and gets double-double for Cats
CoachCal.com: Cats put together all-around performance
YouTube: Game highlights and call
Vaught's Views: Cal explains limited playing time for Hawkins
UK Athletics: Cats smoother South Carolina

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Herald Leader: Cats proving they do not need Neal Brown
LA Times: Is the college letter of intent the worst contract in American Sports?

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Saturday Wildcat Links

February 13th 2015

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USA Today Sports: Kentucky a bigger TV draw than the NBA
Examiner.com: Can anybody beat Kentucky?
Wildcat Blue Nation: Know your enemy
Forbes.com: An undefeated season could be worth millions to UK
The Observer: Just how good is Kentucky?
UK Athletics: Kentucky prepares for South Carolina
KY Forward: Former Wildcats playing big roles in the NBA
C-J: Coach Cal answers freshmen ineligibility buzz
Herald Leader: Calipari wants players to find their killer instinct
CoachCal.com: Cats working on playing during wining time  
Vaught's Views: Cal thought Harrison was as good as any guard against LSU
KSR: Most Division I coaches favor a 30 second shot clock

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Scout.com: 2016 target lands two big offers
Scout.com: 2017 target already has offers from Kentucky and a few others

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Friday Wildcat Links

February 12th 2015

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CBS Sports: Who has the best chance to knock off the Wildcats?
Herald Leader: Cauley-Stein, Towns named to Naismith mid-season watch list
WSBT.com: Kansas assistant coach suspended
C-J: Auburn can beat any SEC foe- except UK
Vaught's Views: Briscoe named Naismith High School Player of the Year Semifinalist
CoachCal.com: Prophetic words from Jay Bilas
Next Cats: Kentucky won't complete its 2015 recruiting class anytime soon 
ESPN profiles John Wall
(WOMEN) ukathletics:  Epps' 42 lifts UK to victory

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NextCats: UK offers scholarship to QB from the class of 2017
247Sports: Kentucky offers junior linebacker 
ukathletics:  ground is broken for new practice facility
kentuckysports.com:  Tubman's case could be decided by Office of Student Conduct

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Thursday Wildcat Links

February 11th 2015

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Bleacher Report: Biggest things we learned about the Wildcats' in the 14-15 season
Nola.com: Duke only possible roadblock to Kentucky's historic run at 40-0
WKYT: Kentucky fan, Marine honored at Rupp
Sports On Earth: Why you should root for Kentucky?
UK Athletics: Cauley-Stein among top 20 finalist for Wooden Award
C-J: Andrew Harrison returns to attack mode
John Clay: Unbeaten Cats prove they can handle a challenge 
CBS/Jon Rothstein:  gap between Okafor, Towns is small

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C-J: Kentucky football player not indicted on rape charge
Herald Leader: Ohio three-star cornerback commits to UK

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Wednesday Wildcat Links

February 10th 2015

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Sporting News: Nick Saban vs. John Calipari: Who built the better powerhouse? 
Forbes.com: Why they hate Calipari outside of Kentucky
UK Athletics: Cauley-Stein, Towns key in win over LSU
YouTube: Game highlights with calls from Tom &  Mike
Vaught's Views: Kentucky gets road scare, but finds way to remain unbeaten
C-J: Cats rally against LSU
KSR: Cal talks about Karl's technical

FOOTBALL
A Sea of Blue: Is the class of 2015 better than they are ranked?
247Sports: 4 UK players heading to the NFL combine

OTHER SPORTS
Herald Leader: UK Hoops' Goss named to national Good Works Team

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