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2017 Schedule
32-6, 1st in SEC
Tucker predicts Kentucky's draft performance (2:21)
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4dMyron Medcalf

Bamba chooses to attend Texas over Kentucky

Mohamed Bamba, ranked No. 3 in the ESPN 100, announced on The Players' Tribune on Thursday that he has chosen to attend Texas next season over Kentucky.

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5dJeff Borzello

Will he stay or will he go?

Hamidou Diallo will be the best player on Kentucky's 2017-18 roster if he withdraws from this summer's NBA draft by the May 24 deadline.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Five-star point guard Javonte Smart tells ESPN his final six schools: LSU, Kansas, Kentucky, Oklahoma State, UCLA, Florida State.

Future stars in this year's draft (1:37)

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

De'Aaron Fox could potentially move up to be a top-2 pick, but he's not feeling any pressure during the draft process.


Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

De'Aaron Fox was the only projected top five pick to meet with the media at the combine, and said while he understands why many top players skip it, he got a lot out of the process.


Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

De'Aaron Fox said he didn't realize his speed was a difference-maker until he got to Kentucky.

Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Kentucky's De'Aaron Fox will be at the draft lottery (May 16, 8 ET, ESPN), and said the results of that will determine which teams he works out with. Fox is projected to be a top five pick.


Adam Reisinger ESPN.com 

Isaiah Briscoe on what he got out of his two seasons playing at Kentucky.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Two of the top performers in Day 1 of the NBA draft combine have not signed agents. They have until May 24th to withdraw from the draft and keep their college eligibility.

ESPN Stats and Information  

Utah's Kyle Kumza led all scorers in 5-on-5 scrimmages at Day 1 of the NBA draft combine. Day 2 coverage begins Friday at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN2.

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11dNick Friedell

Calipari agrees with KD: Combine not for all

In the wake of Kevin Durant saying top prospects should stay at home and not attend the NBA draft combine, Hall of Fame coach John Calipari agreed with Durant's assessment.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Kentucky's Hamidou Diallo just posted a 44,5 max vertical here at NBA Combine. By far highest thus far.

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12dJeff Goodman

Stay in school, or enter draft?

One NBA exec wonders whether it could be advantageous for Hamidou Diallo to leave now, for fear of being exposed at the college level.

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Report: Ex-UK hoops staffer charged with fraud

Former Kentucky men's basketball director Leon Smith has been indicted on charges of defrauding clients for nearly $1.3 million, aggravated identify theft and money laundering.

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Athletes put style on display at Kentucky Derby

The Kentucky Derby became more than a horse-racing event Saturday. Athletes put their finest outfits on display and turned it into a fashion show.

Team Stats

Points Per Game84.910th
Rebounds Per Game39.814th
Assists Per Game15.460th
Points Allowed71.5154th

Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record123-50
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances56