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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky Wildcats forward Jacob Toppin (0) and guard TyTy Washington Jr. (3) talk to forward Oscar Tshiebwe (34) during the UK vs. Tennessee basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 107-79. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Kentucky heads down to the Plains for date with No. 2 Auburn

Hunter Shelton January 20, 2022

On Saturday, Jan. 22, the No. 12 Kentucky Wildcats will look to re-insert their name at the top of the conference they once ruled.Awaiting the Cats will be the No. 2 Auburn Tigers. Led by head coach Bruce...

Bo Nix (10) passes the ball during the Auburn vs. LSU game on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019, in Baton Rogue, LA.Photo is taken by Marie Lipski | Photo Editor at Auburn Plainsman. Image obtained from Auburn Plainsman.

Scouting report: Auburn

Hunter Shelton September 25, 2020

While the season is yet to kickoff for the SEC, Kentucky football already finds itself on the upswing, going from unranked to No. 23 in the latest AP poll. While that’s due in part to Big Ten teams getting...

Kentucky sophomore forward PJ Washington fights for position under the basket during the game against Auburn in the NCAA tournament Elite Eight on Sunday, March 31, 2019, at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Cats fall in OT, miss Final Four

March 31, 2019

Facing an SEC opponent for the third time this season with a Final Four berth on the line, the Cats couldn’t get it done against the Auburn Tigers, who will be taking a trip to Minneapolis to compete...

Freshman guard Keldon Johnson being introduced before the start of the game. No.5 UK mens basketball team defeated No.1 Tennessee 86-69 at Rupp Arena on Feb. 16, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky set to face Auburn for second time this season

Braden Ramsey February 23, 2019

Fresh off a win at Missouri, No. 4 Kentucky men's basketball returns to Rupp Arena to face off with the Auburn Tigers. The two teams met earlier this season in Auburn, where the then-No.12 Cats pulled...

Freshman guard Keldon Johnson, Freshman guard Tyler Herro, and Sophomore forward PJ Washington (left to right) put their arms around each other while being interviewed after the game. No.5 UK mens basketball team defeated No.1 Tennessee 86-69 at Rupp Arena on Feb. 16, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

UK men’s basketball clears Missouri 66-58

February 20, 2019

After a statement win over the Tennessee Volunteers over the weekend, the Kentucky Wildcats traveled to Columbia, Missouri just a few days later to take on the Mizzou Tigers. The Cats came out on top 66-58...

Kentucky freshman forward PJ Washington attempts a basket during the game against Missouri at Rupp Arena on Saturday, February 24, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 88-66. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

Cats look to avoid bad loss against Tigers team

Braden Ramsey February 19, 2019

Coming off the big win against Tennessee on Saturday, No. 4 Kentucky heads to Columbia for a battle with Missouri. The Cats will look to avoid falling to a Tigers team that sets up a potential trap game...

Kentucky freshman guard Tyler Herro and freshman forward EJ Montgomery celebrate a three point basket by Herro during the game against Texas A&M on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

UK survives Auburn 82-80 on the road

January 19, 2019

In week 11 of the college basketball season, the UK Wildcats traveled to Auburn, Alabama to take on the Tigers in an SEC battle that ended in a Kentucky 82-80 victory. The no. 12 ranked Wildcats now sport...

UK huddles up and listens to a referees explanation of a call. University of Kentucky mens basketball team defeated Vanderbilt University 56-47 at Rupp Arena on Saturday, January 12, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky to face no. 14 ranked Auburn Tigers

Braden Ramsey January 18, 2019

No. 12 Kentucky (13-3, 3-1 SEC) stays on the road this weekend to take on a top SEC contender and one of the top teams in the country. This isn’t your grandpa’s Auburn team; in fact, Kentucky has lost...

Junior Forward Foster Ignoffo kicks the ball down the field during Kentuckys game with SIUE on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Kentucky women’s soccer falls short to first SEC opponent

Abbie Long September 13, 2018

After a much needed 1-0 win against Furman at the Bell on Sunday afternoon, UK women’s soccer traveled to Columbia, Missouri, on Thursday to open SEC play. UK fell to Missouri 1-0.Kentucky entered the...

Junior Sean Hjelle watches from the dugout during the game against Florida on Saturday, April 21, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won 3-1. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

SEC Tournament loss leaves UK waiting for NCAA Tournament bid

Charlee Schaefer May 22, 2018

In the UK baseball team’s seventh consecutive SEC Tournament appearance on Tuesday, the Cats fell short to the Auburn Tigers by a final score of 4-3 in extra innings. Coming into the game, the Tigers...

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