Kentucky Wildcats Archive

Film Session: Kentucky

The Kentucky Wildcats entered Saturday evening’s round of 32 matchup with the nation’s most efficient offense. By game’s end, they fell back to No. 2, as the Hoosiers held their high-powered attack to just .94 points per possession. We’ll take ...

Video: John Calipari, Kentucky players react to loss to Indiana

DES MOINES, Iowa – John Calipari, Tyler Ulis and Marcus Lee addressed the media following Kentucky’s 73-67 loss to Indiana in the 2016 NCAA tournament second round on Saturday at Wells Fargo. Watch the full press conference below: Quotes are ...

The Minute After: Kentucky

Thoughts on a 73-67 victory over the Wildcats: Kentucky had the answers for Indiana. The Wildcats’ length and athleticism made the Hoosiers uncomfortable on offense. They brilliantly denied Yogi Ferrell the ball on inbounds passes and let Troy Williams dribble as much ...

What to Expect: Kentucky

Indiana advanced to the second round of the 2016 NCAA tournament in convincing fashion on Thursday night as the Hoosiers crushed Chattanooga, 99-74. The reward for beating the Mocs? A second round showdown with Kentucky. The Wildcats, now winners of ...

Glass: Program has returned to 1980’s form

Fred Glass knew what Indiana basketball was supposed to look like. Glass graduated from IU in 1980, and he was at Assembly Hall for numerous games during the Bob Knight era. When Glass took over as Indiana’s Athletics Director in ...

C-J columnist: IU-UK series is dead as a rotary phone for next season

Louisville Courier-Journal: Kentucky basketball won’t meet IU three-quarter way UK coach John Calipari will hug and kiss the Cardinal Bird before he agrees to play another game in Bloomington. That’s his prerogative. It’s puzzling because Calipari has always claimed to ...

Complete text of Glass’ letter to Kentucky AD Barnhart

Here’s the complete text of Indiana Athletics Director Fred Glass’ letter to Kentucky Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart regarding the Indiana-Kentucky basketball series. The letter was first obtained by a Freedom of Information Act request by The Bloomington Herald-Times. The response ...

Herald-Times report shows Kentucky rejected IU’s compromise to continue series

The Hoosier Scoop: Letter from Glass to Barnhart shows Kentucky rejected Indiana’s recent compromise proposal to revive series “We were trying to find something that worked well for everyone,” Glass said by phone. “That was a suggestion that a number ...

Indiana makes right call in ending Kentucky series

The news on Thursday afternoon that Indiana and Kentucky would not renew their annual meeting beyond this season came as little surprise to those have been monitoring the comments coming from both camps for several months. Mitch Barnhart, the Athletics ...

Indiana will not play Kentucky next season

Per a release from Indiana media relations: Indiana University Vice President and Director of Athletics Fred Glass has announced that Indiana University will not sign a new contract to play the University of Kentucky in men’s basketball next season in ...

Could Kansas replace Kentucky on Indiana’s schedule?

With an expired contract and both sides with different ideas on where the series should be played, the possibility of the Indiana-Kentucky series being placed on hiatus next winter seems real. Indiana Athletic Director Fred Glass told Inside the Hall’s ...

Film Session: The final stretch

The Hoosiers cut Kentucky’s lead to just five points with 5:14 to go in their 102-90 loss on Friday night. But that’s as close as they would get as the Wildcats outscored Indiana 20-13 the rest of the way out. ...

The Minute After: Kentucky

Thoughts on a 102-90 loss to the Wildcats: The road ends here in Atlanta, the Hoosiers running out of gas against a matured and supremely talented Kentucky squad that was just too much. But what a way to finish, what ...