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Incoming freshman and JUCO transfer could fill hole in paint for UK Hoops

Incoming freshman and JUCO transfer could fill hole in paint for UK Hoops

The departures of forward DeNesha Stallworth and center Samarie Walker to graduation leave a large void that head coach Matthew Mitchell has set out to fill with the acquisitions of two talented newcomers.

Height not enough to earn spot under basket for Bishop

With the graduation of center Samarie Walker and forward DeNesha Stallworth after the 2013-14 season, a hole opened up under the basket for a tall, forceful player to take their place. Senior 6-foot-3 center Azia Bishop looked to be the candidate to step up and fill that hole.

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Matthew Mitchell performs for UK Hoops fans

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Matthew Mitchell performs for UK Hoops fans

kerpenbeck@kykernel.com Over the years, the Big Blue Nation has shown its love and appreciation for the UK Hoops program and its head coach Matthew Mitchell. And for good reason, considering the team has made the NCAA Tournament for five straight seasons, with three Elite Eight appearances in that span. But as Mitchell was introduced during […]

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UK Hoops ushers in the Madness at Rupp Arena

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The electricity rippled through Rupp Arena Friday night as the annual men’s and women’s UK basketball showcase commonly known as Big Blue Madness kicked off the start of the 2014-15 UK college basketball season.

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O’Neill small in size, big on leadership

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O’Neill small in size, big on leadership

O’Neill was the most valuable player for the Cats during the 2013-14 season, leading the team in scoring with 12.6 points per game and 3-point field goals made with 55.

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UK Hoops hopes to extend winning culture

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Winning has become a tradition for UK Hoops. In fact, any season that doesn’t end in at least an NCAA Tournament appearance would come off as a failure, given the fact that the Cats have made it to the tournament the last five years.

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Defending the choice on defense

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Defending the choice on defense

The 2014-15 team is dominated by experienced guards, from seniors Jennifer O’Neill and Bria Goss to sophomores Makayla Epps and Linnae Harper.

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UK hoops hires new assistant coach

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Christian Stefanopoulos became the new UK Hoops assistant coach and recruiting coordinator on Thursday

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Hoops misses opportunities, Baylor capitalizes

UK’s midseason ghosts came back to haunt them in the Sweet 16.

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Hoops tournament run ends

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Hoops tournament run ends

Baylor jumped out to an early lead and Hoops could not come back in a 90-72 Sweet 16 loss.

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