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Kansas accuses Kentucky of using recent brawl in negative recruiting

Per the City Star's blog at, “Among the aftereffects expected to come out of this week's fights between Kansas football and basketball players is negative from competing schools, and it didn't take long for an opposing school to take a jab at KU.”  Read article.

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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