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Andrew Harrison has learned rather than play angry, just play determined

Here are a few insights Andrew Harrison offered at Kentucky’s Media Day on Thursday: On what he has learned about himself since last year … “I enjoy my teammates and hopefully they enjoy me. As a point guard you really can’t play angry. You have to play within your team. I feel like I made …

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John Calipari says being ranked No. 1 has “no bearing on what we are about to undertake”

By LARRY VAUGHT Kentucky coach John Calipari says his team needs a lot of work, but he was not surprised to learn that UK starts the season ranked No. 1 in the preseason coaches poll. He said he did “not really” have a reaction to being No. 1 and drew on past history to show why. …

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Aaron and Andrew Harrison are E.J. Floreal’s biggest backers

By MIKE MARSEE, Advocate-Messenger E.J. Floreal said Aaron and Andrew Harrison might be his biggest backers in the locker room. “They’re always yelling at me, ‘Play harder! Play confidently! If you don’t come out here to play, just leave,’” Floreal said. “They’re always on me. ‘Drew, he sent me a text one day when I was …

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Harrisons return unexpected but Calipari expects them to reach new level now

By LARRY VAUGHT John Calipari never expected to have two veteran guards to lead what is his deepest, most talented team ever. Like almost everyone else, the Kentucky coach thought twins Aaron and Andrew Harrison would leave for the NBA after their freshman seasons based on their impressive play in the NCAA tournament, when they …

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Mother has a different but important role for UK point guard Andrew Harrison

By LARRY VAUGHT Andrew Harrison says his father helps with his strong mental approach and toughness. “He doesn’t hold back anything with us. That is what makes us as tough mentally I guess as I am. So that has helped me,” he said. His mother has a different role. “She is very religious. She has always …

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Guest post: What’s not to like about this Kentucky basketball team

By KAREN SPRINKLE Like Tina Cox, I did note that the Harrisons seemed a lot more relaxed and amiable this year.  I was in line behind a woman who told Alex that he should smile more as he has a beautiful smile.  Aaron, who was sitting beside Alex, told him “yeah, Alex, you do have …

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Tyler Ulis on Andrew Harrison: “He is fun to be around”

By LARRY VAUGHT Question: What is your relationship like with point guard Andrew Harrison? Tyler Ulis: “He’s cool. He is fun to be around on and off the court. He is very competitive on the floor, and we get after it. It is great for both of us. “He is pushing me to be a …

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Andrew Harrison learned last year how hard he had to work at UK

By LARRY VAUGHT He thought he was ready to be a big-time player immediately when he got to Kentucky last August. However, Andrew Harrison learned he was wrong. He finished the season averaging 10.9 points, 3.2 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game — all good numbers, but not what was expected from the nation’s top-ranked …

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