A subplot to Kentucky’s game against Virginia Tech will feature competing cousins. UK’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is a cousin to Virginia Tech’s Nickeil Alexander-Walker. They are like brothers. Or as Tech Coach Buzz Williams called it, “Irish twins.”
Two weeks after telling the Lexington Rotary Club he didn’t know “how long I’ll be in this seat” as Kentucky’s basketball coach, John Calipari posted a video on his website Tuesday addressing the retirement question once again.
With new junior-college quarterback recruit Terry Wilson added to Kentucky’s quarterback mix with returnees Drew Barker, Gunnar Hoak, Danny Clark and Walker Wood, the coming battle to replace the graduating Stephen Johnson as UK’s starting QB figures to be fascinating.
A blowout win over Monmouth on Saturday in Madison Square Garden did nothing to improve Kentucky’s standing in the AP Top 25 as it held at No. 8 during a wild week that jumbled the latest survey and included Duke’s first loss of the season.
Maci Morris scored 18 points and Alyssa Rice added 11 points and a career-high 12 rebounds, but the 20th-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team lost at Miami (Fla.) 65-54 on Sunday afternoon in Coral Gables, Fla.
Former University of Kentucky All-American Tony Delk launched a line of wines last weekend. His Lorenz00’s brand includes chardonnays and cabernet sauvignons produced by the Wildside Winery in Versailles.
Cheers to you, Tony Delk! Check out our taste test of the former Wildcat's new wines
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