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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky finishes fifth in Lewis Chitengwa Memorial

Aaron Benjamin April 13, 2022

Kentucky mens golf finished up its participation in the Lewis Chitengwa Memorial on Tuesday, capping the two-day tournament. 13 teams entered the event with the Wildcats finishing in fifth place. The...

Kentucky Wildcats guard TyTy Washington Jr. (3) celebrates a teammates 3-pointer during the UK vs. Vanderbilt SEC Tournament quarterfinals mens basketball game on Friday, March 11, 2022, at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. UK won 77-71. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky’s path to the 2022 Final Four

Cole Parke March 13, 2022

With the field of 68 set in stone, Kentucky’s path to its ninth national championship, second under head coach John Calipari, has been laid out.Earning the No. 2 seed in the East Region, Kentucky first...

Kentucky Wildcats guard Sahvir Wheeler (2) drives to the basket during the UK vs. Tennessee SEC Tournament semifinal mens basketball game on Saturday, March 12, 2022, at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Live Updates: Kentucky vs. Tennessee in SEC Tournament Semifinals

Jack Weaver March 12, 2022

No. 3 seed Kentucky will take on No. 2 seed Tennessee in the SEC Tournament Semifinals at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida at approximately 3:30 p.m. EST.The winner will advance to the SEC Tournament finals...

William Bolden, more popularly known as Stone Cold Willow, celebrates on State Street in Lexington, Kentucky, after Kentucky mens basketball’s win over the University of Louisville to advance to the Elite 8 of the NCAA Tournament on March 28, 2014. (David Stephenson/ZUMA Press)

Stone Cold State Street: Will Willow return?

Lindsey Davis March 10, 2022

William Bolden, more popularly known as Stone Cold Willow, is an icon in Lexington, specifically State Street. However, Willow is growing up and branching out.Willow was born in Cincinnati and lived in...

Kentucky Wildcats guard Kellan Grady (31) high fives forward Keion Brooks Jr. (12) after a Grady three pointer during the UK vs. Florida mens basketball game on Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 78-57. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Across the (By)Line: SEC Tournament

Hunter Shelton March 10, 2022

The “Across the (By)Line” series will give Kentucky basket- ball fans an in-depth look at the other 13 teams competing at the SEC Tournament — from the mind of the opposing schools' sports editors.Beginning...

The Kentucky Wildcats mens basketball team holds up their trophy after the SEC Championship game against the Arkansas Razorbacks on Sunday, March 12, 2017, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Kentucky mens basketball’s history in the SEC Tournament

Cole Parke March 10, 2022

It’s officially March, and in the world of college basketball that means madness. Before getting to the big dance to end the month, we first have to thin the field in conference tournaments.Kentucky...

Hitting the road: UK clubs that travel

Kaitlyn Skaggs March 3, 2022

At the University of Kentucky, it is not just athletic teams that travel out of state for competitions — successful clubs and organizations compete on sometimes national levels traveling as far away...

Gabriel Diallo tracks down a ball during the University of Kentucky vs. Louisiana State University mens tennis meet on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021, at the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 4-0. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

UK mens tennis exits ITA National Indoor Championship in quarterfinals

Ian Alvano February 23, 2022

UK mens tennis exits ITA National Indoor Championship in quarterfinals- Ian AlvanoKentucky mens tennis traveled to Seattle to compete in the 2022 ITA Division I Men’s National Team Indoor Championship....

No. 20 Kentucky softball kicks off 2022 season in tournament

Cole Parke February 10, 2022

No. 20 Kentucky softball is set to kick-off its 2022 season on Thursday, Feb. 10, in the Northern Lights Southern Lights Tournament in Leesburg, Florida.The Wildcats first square off with Wisconsin on...

Kentucky players celebrate after scoring a goal during the UK vs. Louisville hockey game on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, at Lexington Ice Center in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 7-5. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Homework and hockey: Brett Quinn’s story

Hunter Shelton February 3, 2022

Brett Quinn is not a morning person.Unfortunately, he often finds himself awake before sunrise, usually with a pair of ice skates on his feet and a stick in hand.“We’re on the ice at 5:30 a.m.,”...

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