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Randle is SEC Freshman of the Year; Young and Cauley-Stein earn second-team honors

Kentucky’s Julius Randle was named SEC Freshman of the Year on Tuesday. (Photo by James Pennington)   Kentucky’s Julius Randle was named SEC Freshman of the Year on Tuesday, leading a handful of Wildcats honored by the league’s coaches. [widgets_on_pages id=”James”]   Randle was also one of eight players named First-Team All-SEC, the only Wildcat on that list....

No. 11 Wildcats hold on for important
84-79 road win over Missouri Tigers

No. 11 Kentucky was at the best version of itself in an 84-79 win over Missouri on Saturday. (Photo by James Pennington)   COLUMBIA, Mo. — Twenty-one games into Kentucky’s season, it’s tough to pin down what the Wildcats are. Variance will happen from game to game, of course, but Kentucky’s swings are so wide and so sudden, it’s nearly impossible to have any idea what any given player...

No. 11 Wildcats hold on for important 84-79 road win over Missouri Tigers

No. 11 Kentucky was at the best version of itself in an 84-79 win over Missouri on Saturday. (Photo by James Pennington)   COLUMBIA, Mo. — Twenty-one games into Kentucky’s season, it’s tough to pin down what the Wildcats are. Variance will happen from game to game, of course, but Kentucky’s swings are so wide and so sudden, it’s nearly impossible to have any idea what any given player...