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Kentucky runaway No. 1 in AP preseason basketball poll

By JOHN MARSHALL, AP Basketball Writer The story seems to be the same every season at Kentucky: Lose star players to the NBA, replace them with another group of one-and-doners, compete for a national championship. The Wildcats changed the script this season: This year, the fabulous freshmen will be surrounded by other former McDonald’s All-Americans …

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John Calipari has no plans to redshirt Derek Willis or Dominique Hawkins

By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — Sophomores Derek Willis and Dominique Hawkins know even in a platoon system that their minutes are going to be limited on this year’s Kentucky team because of the abundance of talent and experience that coach John Calipari has. In Monday’s Blue-White Game, Hawkins was just 1-for-5 from the field and …

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Photo Gallery: Blue White Scrimmage

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Andrew Harrison wants this to be “his team” and playing the way it takes to make that happen

By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — He was probably Kentucky’s most criticized player last year, a role Andrew Harrison knew went along with being the point guard on John Calipari’s team. However, Harrison never felt overwhelmed, just confused. Once he decided to return to UK for his sophomore season, he knew he wanted this highly-regarded team …

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Andrew Harrison, Karl-Anthony Towns lead Blue team to victory

By KEITH TAYLOR, Winchester Sun LEXINGTON – The blue team got the best of the white team in Kentucky’s intrasquad scrimmage Monday night at Rupp Arena. Veteran returnee Andrew Harrison scored 19 points and freshman Karl-Anthony Towns added 18 to lead five blue players in double figures in an easy 94-66 win less than a …

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Guest post: Platoon system can work and will starting Monday

By TINA COX The BBN has survived the dog days of summer. We celebrated the return of the twins, Alex and Willie. We watched a sneak preview of the upcoming team from the Bahamas in August. We followed Trey and Willie’s injury status to make sure our team would be ready to go in October. …

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John Calipari wants to see Karl-Anthony Towns “fight more” with other bigs

By LARRY VAUGHT CHARLOTTE — Freshman Karl Anthony-Towns has skills that Kentucky coach John Calipari says are rare for a 7-foot center. “He’s a skilled big player. If he gets it around the basket, he just has a knack for getting it in the basket,” said Calipari. However, Calipari said his freshman needs to learn …

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Video: Coach Cal on Platooning system

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