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Keith Taylor: Father-son combos not a new trend at UK; Game times set for first three football games

Brad Calipari won’t be the first player to play for his father at Kentucky. Three others — Herky Rupp, Sean Sutton and Saul Smith — also played for the Wildcats, with Smith enjoying a successful career from 1997-2001. Smith was a part of the Wildcats’ 1998 national championship team. Smith finished his career with 364 assists (10th in school history) and played in 143 games in his career. Saul...

Hawkins enjoys playing with high school teammate Bosley again in Far East exchange trip

Kentucky senior Dominique Hawkins successfully completed his second trip to the Far East in conjunction with Reach USA for a cultural exchange trip. Hawkins joined eight other students for the cultural exchange basketball trip in order to learn more about the Far Eastern culture, while sharing the United States’ culture. Dominique Hawkins made his second trip to the Far East with Reach USA last...