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Nick Richards comes to rescue with 25 pts., 14 rebounds as Cats win in OT over Texas Tech

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today The amazing transformation of Nick Richards continues. The Kentucky junior forward scored 25 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead No. 15 Kentucky to a 76-74 win over 18th-ranked Texas Tech Saturday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge in Lubbock, Texas. Richards scored the first five points in overtime to give Kentucky a 69-64 lead and drained a pair of free throws with 10.3...

‘Long and athletic’ Kahlil Whitney signs letter-of-intent to play basketball at University of Kentucky

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Kahlil Whitney is officially a Wildcat. The 6-foot-7 forward signed a national letter-of-intent with Kentucky Friday. The five-star prospect is the highest-rated player in the Class of 2019 and considered Kentucky his top option during the recruiting process. Kahlil Whitney “I chose Kentucky because it was my dream school,” Whitney said. “I feel that...