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Keith Taylor: Kentucky sets sights on SEC title in regular-season finale against ‘desperate’ Tigers

The Southeastern Conference race is far from over but all will be settled Saturday. Kentucky, currently in a two-way tie with Texas A&M for the top spot, hosts LSU, which has an outside shot of winning the league title with a little luck, coupled with a win over the Wildcats. The Tigers (18-12, 11-6 SEC) defeated the Wildcats (22-8, 12-5) 85-67 a month ago in Baton Rouge. Kentucky senior Alex...

Jamie Vaught: A former rival, LSU’s Dale Brown now marvels at Cats’ consistency

A trivia question for you. Can you name a former college basketball coach who has defeated Kentucky more than anyone else in history?   You say Dean Smith.  Wrong. You say Ray Mears. Wrong. You say Bobby Knight. Wrong again.   [widgets_on_pages id=”Jamie”] The correct answer is Dale Brown, whose LSU teams defeated the Wildcats 18 times against 33 losses. (Florida’s Billy...

Jamie Vaught: A former rival, LSU's Dale Brown now marvels at Cats' consistency

A trivia question for you. Can you name a former college basketball coach who has defeated Kentucky more than anyone else in history?   You say Dean Smith.  Wrong. You say Ray Mears. Wrong. You say Bobby Knight. Wrong again.   [widgets_on_pages id=”Jamie”] The correct answer is Dale Brown, whose LSU teams defeated the Wildcats 18 times against 33 losses. (Florida’s Billy...