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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky freshman guard Tyrese Maxey walks away from the huddle during the game against Tennessee on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Tennessee won 81-73. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Where the Wildcats Are: 2020 NBA Draft

Ryan Fetsch November 18, 2020

Every year, the NBA Draft causes all sorts of discussion on who the top pick should be used on. There has not been this much discourse over the number one spot since the rumor of Patrick Ewing and the...

Former Kentucky basketball player Enes Kanter tweets a picture of himself and Kobe Bryant after learning of Bryants death. 

Former Wildcats react to tragic death of Kobe Bryant

Kernel sports staff January 26, 2020

The world is in shock after the news of the tragic death of retired NBA legend Kobe Bryant and his daughter, Gianna. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports that 41-year-old Bryant and his daughter were on...

Kentucky freshmen Nick Richards, Jarred Vanderbilt, and PJ Washington talk to the media in the locker room before the open practice on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, in Atlanta, Georgia. Kentucky will play Kansas State in the Sweet 16 game in the NCAA tournament on Thursday, March 22, 2018. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

NBA Player Profile: Jarred Vanderbilt

June 21, 2018

NBA Player Profile: Jarred VanderbiltAfter a freshman season riddled with injury, Jarred Vanderbilt was the final UK basketball player from last year’s team to decide his intent to enter the NBA Draft....

Guard Jamal Murray shoots the ball during the Wildcats game against the Stony Brook Seawolves during the first round of the NCCA tournament at Wells Fargo Arena on March 16, 2016 in Des Moines, Iowa. Photo by Taylor Pence

NBA Draft Preview: UK Edition

Anthony Crawford June 21, 2016

Ever since John Calipari took over at UK, the college basketball season doesn’t officially end for Big Blue Nation until after the NBA Draft. While this year may not be as exciting as years past for...

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