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Frank Martin says Devin Booker benefits from burden being on Aaron Harrison

By LARRY VAUGHT COLUMBIA, S.C. — After having his hot 3-point streak stopped in a win over Vanderbilt, Kentucky freshman Devin Booker returned to the way he had been scoring in Saturday’s 58-43 win over South Carolina. Booker was 6-for-9 from the field, including 2-for-4 from 3-point range, and had a game-high 18 points for …

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Defense makes sure that Kentucky stays unbeaten in 58-43 win over South Carolina

By LARRY VAUGHT COLUMBIA, S.C. — Just when it looked like South Carolina might be poised for another stunning upset of Kentucky like it had in 2010 and 2014, UK once again turned to its defense. After the Gamecocks went on a 7-0 spurt to take a 24-23 lead with 4 minutes, 31 seconds left …

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Kentucky returns to where last year’s “great story” started

By LARRY VAUGHT Just a few minutes after Kentucky lost 72-67 at South Carolina last season, then freshman guard Aaron Harrison seemed a bit overly optimistic when he said UK could still have a special season. “It’s frustrating to lose. But we know what we can do. It is going to be a great story,” …

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Towns said UK “fortunate and lucky” to have Harrisons on team

By LARRY VAUGHT Freshman Karl-Anthony Towns was not trying to defend Aaron and Andrew Harrison after Tuesday night’s win over Vanderbilt. Instead, he was just explaining why he felt their play late in the game was so important. “I mean that’s what they do. They’re just real clutch guys, but they’re veterans also — for …

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“Really, really, really tough love” from Calipari inspired Aaron Harrison

By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — Kentucky coach John Calipari was not happy with Aaron Harrison at halftime. His sophomore guard had missed his only shot, turned the ball over once and played just minutes against Vanderbilt in a game No. 1 UK eventually won 65-57. After Harrison started the second half by missing a 3-pointer, Calipari …

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Photo Gallery: Kentucky survives Vanderbilt 65-57

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John Calipari surprisingly happy after close win over Vanderbilt

By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — Listening to John Calipari after Tuesday’s game against Vanderbilt, it would be easy to assume that No. 1 Kentucky rolled to a third straight lopsided victory. He praised player after player for doing this or that right during the game. He criticized very little about his team. Yet the Wildcats …

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Kevin Stallings on UK: “Their margin for error is quite substantial”

By LARRY VAUGHT Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings thought his team did a lot well, but not enough to hold off Kentucky as No. 1 UK held on for a 65-57 win here Tuesday night. “What makes them the best team in the country is they can have guys have off nights, they can have a poor …

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