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Monday Wildcat Links

June 26th 2016

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Herald Leader: Marcus Lee going home
KSR: Suns GM has high praise for Calipari
USA Today: Dennis Smith Jr. weighs in on which rising PG could end up No. 1

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Vaught's Views: Gran not counting on Boom Williams yet
SEC Country: Important transfers to watch in the SEC this season

SWIMMING & DIVING
UK Athletics: 25 Cats set to represent Kentucky at Olympic Trials

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Sunday Wildcat Links

June 26th 2016

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A Sea of Blue: How Kentucky Wildcats fit their new NBA teams 
Herald Leader: Five Calipari-era players who misjudged the NBA draft 
KSR: Don't sweat Murray slipping to Denver 
Sporting News: Don't expect Maker's NBA draft success to start a rebellion 
Scout.com: No. 12 Trent talks USA, recruiting 

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247Sports: Kentucky could give Florida early test 
Rivals.com: Kentucky makes top 5 for 4-star Gentry Bond 

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Saturday Wildcat Links

June 24th 2016

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College Spun: Booker welcomes Ulis to the Suns
Herald Leader: Adolph 'Herky' Rupp dies at 75
C-J: Undrafted Poythress bound for summer league
KSR: Willis given diversion option
CoachCal.com: Thoughts on how the draft played out
Vaught's Views: Labissiere still believes he can be the best player in this draft
USA Today: Behind the scenes with Labissiere the night his draft stock plummeted
CBS Sports: Ridiculously early 2017 mock draft
Hoop Seen: Rundown of the 2018 top 100 rankings 

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Friday Wildcat Links

June 24th 2016

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ESPN: Calipari says recent comments were not about Pitino, Louisville
ESPN: Wildcats, Longhorns compete for best would-be teams
C-J: Murray drafted by Denver Nuggets
CoachCal.com: Calipari has high expectations for Murray
KSR: Karl-Anthony Town nominated for ESPY

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Herald Leader: One guy who knows it is possible to win in football at Kentucky
Cats Illustrated: Reigelsperger says his trip to UK was 'amazing'
Cats Illustrated: Older teammate of UK commit has staff's attention
NextCats: Three-star linebacker has Kentucky in top three

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Thursday Wildcat Links

June 22nd 2016

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A Sea of Blue: Ulis 2016 draft profile
ESPN: Murray wants to go to the Timberwolves
WKYT: Ex-Wildcat Dwane Casey working to bring NBA title to Toronto
C-J: Murray, Labissiere impressed by new Wildcats
KSR: Labissiere predicts that Monk will be the best player on this year's team
UK Athletics: Labissiere, Murray met the press
Campus Rush: Why top basketball prospects are forgoing traditional high school 
SEC Country:  Ulis not bothered by doubts, rumors

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Wildcat Blue Nation: Are we ready for some football?
Vaught's Views: Stoops hopes his team can toughen up
Athlon Sports: Ranking all 128 college football head coaches  for 2016 season
ESPN: Fad or not, satellite camps are a missed opportunity for SEC

UK Hoops
Herald Leader: UK women land basketball transfer

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Wednesday Wildcat Links

June 21st 2016

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A Sea of Blue: Green to visit Kentucky after Duke
scout.com: LeBron James Jr. has scholarship offers from Duke and Kentucky
Herald Leader: Murray believes he can score on anybody
C-J: Poythress still a question as draft approaches
CoachCal.com: Coach Cal previews NBA draft
Vaught's Views: Murray has special mental approach
KSR: 10 best things Cal said this morning

FOOTBALL
Herald Leader: For Kentucky football, one statistic might matter most in 2016

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Tuesday Wildcat Links

June 20th 2016

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ESPN: Pitino doesn't have time to figure out what Calipari meant
CoachCal.com: Breaking down the Calipari era and the NBA draft lottery
A Sea of Blue: Basketball musings
USA Today: Mulder looking for impact
CatsPause: Towns motivated by Cavs championship
Herald Leader: Quickley emerging as top UK recruiting target
Herald Leader: Labissiere writes about disaster that changed his life
KSR: Leadership the only unknown for UK this season
Vaught's Views: Briscoe expects to get the ball more this season 
ESPN:  leadership is biggest question for Cats this season
SEC Country:  Poythress reviving NBA draft dream

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SEC Country: Ranking the SEC coaches by their accomplishments

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Monday Wildcat Links

June 19th 2016

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Bleacher Report: Bold predictions for Wildcats' 2016-2017 season 
Lex18: Skal rated at 5th Power Forward on CBS draft board 
Herald Leader: Another Team USA setback won't stop UK recruit 
Vaught's Views: Briscoe feels like Calipari is trusting him more now 

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A Sea of Blue: Jarren Williams commits to Kentucky football 
KSR: Forrest moving up with the Rams 
SEC Country ranks top 15 players in SEC East

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Sunday Wildcat Links

June 18th 2016

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Wildcat Blue Nation: Calipari added to ad hoc committee on NCAA Tournament 
WKYT: Murray, Laissiere invited to draft 
Herald Leader: Busy month for one of UK's recruits 
C-J: ESPN analyst evaluates UK's NBA hopeful 
KSR: Green to visit Kentucky next week 
Lex18: Skal: Boom or bust 
CatsPause: Chad Ford says he would send his son to Kentucky 

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Herald Leader: Recent decommits turning up the heat on Wildcat football 
Rivals.com: Where five-star challenge offensive players are headed 
SB Nation: Top 7 for Willis coming soon 

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Saturday Wildcat Links

June 18th 2016

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A See of Blue: Green recruitment heating up for Kentucky 
Herald Leader: 5-star shooting guard is Cats' latest 2017 target 
KSR: More notes on draft 
ESPN: Thon Makers' unconventional path to NBA 
Herald Leader: 5-star recruit already feels family bond with Kentucky 

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CatsPause: Kentucky offers 2020 wide receiver 
C-J: Yeast decommits from Kentucky 
Vaught's Views: Barker wants to leave unforgettable mark on Kentucky 


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Friday Wildcat Links

June 16th 2016

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WDRB:  woman arrested with Willis says someone else may have driven
CBS Sports: Draft dilemma 
Bleacher Report: Latest details on Willis' arrest 
Herald Leader: Wynyard resisted chance to play, saved eligibility 
C-J: SEC adds Leibovitz to basketball staff 
ESPN: One-and-done conundrum 
CoachCal.com: Wynyard ready to take next step at UK 
CoachCal.com: Without a doubt: Tyler Ulis 
KSR: Eight Kentucky targets named finalist for USA U18 team 
Vaught's Views: Briscoe plans to lead by example 

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SEC Country says Boom Williams is UK's most important player
ESPN: 2017 class rankings 
CatsPause: Satelitte camp in Miami 
Rivals.com: 2018 Kentucky QB catches eye of Alabama staff

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Thursday Wildcat Links

June 15th 2016

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A Sea of Blue: Jamal Murray 2016 NBA Draft profile 
WLWT: Coaches know what happens on campus 
ap.com: Briscoe looks to improve shooting, draft stock 
Wildcat Blue Nation: Opinion on Derek Willis arrest 
Herald Leader: Briscoe says NBA Draft uncertainty made return a 'no-brainer' 
C-J: No one know the real Isaiah 
KSR: 5 players Calipari might have called at midnight 
CoachCal.com: Briscoe ready to take over leadership role for young Cats 

FOOTBALL
ESPN: Must-win 2016 game

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Wednesday Wildcat Links

June 15th 2016

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KSR: Calipari told Mike Lupica he will be at Kentucky 'at least four more years'
H-L: Former UK star Tyler Ulis has 'pretty significant hip issue'
H-L: UK Basketball target Kevin Knox is putting it all together on the court
C-J: Calipari: coaches know about on campus scandals
A Sea Of Blue: Rajon Rondo talks DeMarcus Cousins, Kings, NBA Free Agency and more


FOOTBALL:
KSR: Jedrick Wills accepts invite to Under Armour All American Game


BASEBALL:
KSR: New $45-million baseball facility in the works
Vaughts Views: Barnhart: One name kept coming up on top in UK Baseball coaching search

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Tuesday Wildcat Links

June 14th 2016

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Vaughts Views: Calipari Selected to Ad-Hoc Committee on NCAA Selection Process
KSR: Cal makes the addition of Marcus Lee official 
H-L: No school in lead for top basketball prospect Wendell Carter
H-L: Five star trio of 2017 recruits looking at Big Blue Madness visit
Nation Of Blue: Arrest Citation says Derek Willis was found passed out in the street

FOOTBALL:
KSR: The UK Football Training Center is coming right along
KSR: Mac Jones' reaction to Hinshaw's tweet


OTHER: 
Vaughts Views: Nick Mingione new UK Baseball Coach


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Monday Wildcat Links

June 12th 2016

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Fox Sports: Marcus Lee commits to Cal
C-J: Willis arrested for alcohol intoxication
KSR: Scouting the state for the next Hawkins/Willis
CoachCal.com: Miller leads German squad to back-to-back titles

FOOTBALL
Wildcat Blue Nation: The rebuilding process
Herald Leader: Stoops' nightmare scenario
Vaught's Views: QB play last piece of the puzzle for Stoops
SEC Country: Sizing up the SEC East conference

TRACK AND FIELD
Herald Leader: UK freshman wins NCAA championship

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Sunday Wildcat Links

June 11th 2016

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Rant Sports: Bam Adebayo, most important freshman
CatsPause: Cousins claps back at ESPN analyst
Herald Leader: Believe it or not, Briscoe can be a 'Hield' of a shooter
KSR: Catch up with Wills at the Five Star Challenge
Zags Blog: USA Basketball Camp notes
USA Today: NBA draft pool filled with intriguing centers

FOOTBALL
Vaught's Views: Stoops cautions about possibility of 'elite secondary'
Herald Leader: The quiet evolution of Drew Barker

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Saturday Wildcat Links

June 10th 2016

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CoachCal.com: Calipari top plays bracket
KSR: Dakari Johnson back in town
CatsPause: UK's 'Broadway' impact always Cal to change players' lives
Hoop Seen: Nation's best in hot pursuit of Garland

FOOTBALL
Herald Leader: Lafayette football star set to compete in Rivals Five-Star Challenge
Rivals: Alabama takes over No. 1 for 2017 team rankings
SEC Country: Best/worst-case-scenario projections for every SEC East team

BASEBALL
UK Athletics: Three Wildcats drafted

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Friday Wildcat Links

June 9th 2016

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Fox Sports: Cal says 76ers should pick Murray over Simmons
A Sea of Blue: Wildcats hold first team meeting at Cal's house
Herald Leader: UK's incoming freshmen arrive on campus
KSR: Getting to know the 2017 prospects
ESPN: Top 25 Class of 2019 recruits
rivals.com: Highlights of the NBA's new era
CatsPause: Shaq wants son to go to Kentucky

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C-J: House excited about Special Teams role
Vaught's Views: Stoops not a fan of satellite camps
NextCats: Four UK football commits in new Rivals rankings
SEC Country: How many wins does each SEC team in order to celebrate?

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Thursday Wildcat Links

June 8th 2016

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Herald Leader: Kentucky leads nation in Basketball attendance
The Player's Tribune: Draft Days: Jamal Murray
scout.com: Updated 2017 basketball Top 100
ESPN: Incoming freshmen you should know
CatsPause: Calipari wants to see the NBA Combine moved up 
NextCats: Bagley remains No. 1 player in 2018 class

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Wildcat Blue Nation: Losing Mac Jones
C-J: Lessons from 2006 that could help Kentucky this fall
Herald Leader: Losing Mac Jone will have lasting effect on Wildcats
KSR: UK adds an opponent to the 2019 football schedule
247Sports: What makes Mac Jones so special?

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Wednesday Wildcat Links

June 8th 2016

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Vaughts Views: Booker, Cauley-Stein, Randle named to USA Select-Team
Cats Pause: Tai Wynyard, New Zealand fall in 3x3 semifinals 
KSR: Barry 'Slice' Rohrssen out at St. Johns


FOOTBALL:
C-J: Mac Jones flips commit from UK to Alabama 
C-J: Rich Brooks proud of UK's facility investments 
SDS: Mark Stoops insists Kentucky is close
H-L: Kentucky, Louisville deliver football in June at Governor's cup luncheon 
H-L: Is Mark Stoops due for 4 year revival to match Brooks'
KSR: Mark Stoops says he's seen "great growth" from Drew Barker as a leader
WKYT: Times set for first three UK games 
Cats Pause: Stoops not a fan of Satellite Camps


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