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Cats lose Nick Richards to ankle injury, but have little trouble with Georgetown College in exhibition opener

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Kentucky had no trouble with Georgetown College in the first of two exhibition games Sunday night. 
Although the Wildcats rolled past the defending NAIA national champions 80-53, the team’s roster dwindled after junior forward Nick Richards suffered a lower leg injury early the second half and didn’t return. Prior to the injury, Richards made all three of his attempts...

Ohmer, McNeil help Kentucky snap losing streak in boys’ basketball all-star series against Indiana

By Evan Merrill NKyTribune contributor FRANKFORT — Jake Ohmer of Scott and Sean McNeil of Cooper helped Kentucky snap a 17-game losing streak in the annual boys’ basketball summer all-star series with Indiana on Sunday with a thrilling 111-110 double-overtime victory at the Frankfort Civic Center. Ohmer led all scorers with 30 points and made an impact on the defensive end with five steals...