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Jodie Meeks Scores 29 in Bucks Loss

scored 29 points on 12-23 shooting from the field in the Bucks first loss in their last game of Summer League play against Toronto.  Per the NBA Summer League twitter site, Jodie's name could be entering the conversation this year for best looking shot in the if he makes the Bucks.

On This Day In UK Basketball History

On February 26, 1949, Cliff Barker hit a shot against Vanderbilt from 63 feet, 7 inches to record the longest field goal ever made by a Kentucky player.  The previous record of 53 feet , 9 inches was set by Ralph Beard.

 

On February 26, 1991, Kentucky beat the Crimson Tide to win its 200th game in Rupp Arena and became one of two schools (along with North Carolina) to win 1,500 basketball games.

 

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