Keith Taylor, Author at Jessamine Journal

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Pope comes home to coach Cats

Kentucky turned to one of its own to coach the Wildcats. Mark Pope, a former player and most recently head coach at Brigham Young University, ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Friday, April 12, 2024 1:37 pm

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Calipari says ‘time for another voice,’ steps down after 15 seasons as Kentucky coach

The John Calipari era is over at Kentucky. Calipari announced his resignation in a video posted Tuesday on social media. Calipari is expected to be ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Tuesday, April 9, 2024 2:58 pm

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Reports: Calipari in ‘serious talks’ with Arkansas about coaching vacancy

Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari is reportedly in “serious talks” with Arkansas about its head coaching vacancy. According to Matt Norlander of CBS Sports, ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Monday, April 8, 2024 3:13 pm

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Barnhart expects future direction on NIL, transfer portal within college athletics

Kentucky athletics director Mitch Barnhart anticipates changes within the landscape of college athletes in the near future. Barnhart touched on the subject of name, image ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Wednesday, April 3, 2024 3:59 pm

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New UK women’s basketball coach Brooks eager to awake ‘sleeping giant’

When Kenny Brooks was mentioned as a possible candidate women’s basketball coaching vacancy at Kentucky, Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart wasn’t sure he could lure the ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Monday, April 1, 2024 11:45 am

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Exodus begins as UK forward Adou Thiero enters transfer portal

The exodus has begun at Kentucky. Forward Adou Thiero entered the transfer portal on Thursday but could return after exploring future options. This past season, ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Friday, March 29, 2024 10:02 am

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Calipari looks ahead to next season, meeting with Barnhart could come Tuesday

John Calipari has yet to meet with athletics director Mitch Barnhart but the Kentucky men’s basketball coach expects a sit-down session to take place in ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Tuesday, March 26, 2024 12:52 pm

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Grizzlies golden, Cats fall flat in NCAA opener

Tre Mitchell walked out of the locker room with a towel over his head. He was joined by Antonio Reeves as they prepared to face ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Friday, March 22, 2024 1:48 pm

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Sheppard wins prestigious Tisdale freshman of year award

The honors keep coming for Kentucky guard Reed Sheppard. Sheppard was named the Wayman Tisdale Freshman of the Year by the United States Basketball Writer’s ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Wednesday, March 20, 2024 12:10 pm

Sports

Cats bow out in SEC Tournament opener

It was another one-and-done showing for Kentucky in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. For the second year in a row, the Wildcats suffered a defeat to ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Monday, March 18, 2024 12:32 pm

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