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Former Kentucky star Jodie Meeks gets his chance tonight

Bucks coach Scott Skiles told rookie Jodie Meeks to be patient, that he would get his chance to be on the active roster.  And the opportunity has arrived in just the third game of the season, due to Michael Redd's knee injury. The 6-foot-4 Meeks will be active for Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Bulls, and he may get a chance to play in relief of starting shooting guard Charlie Bell.  Read article.

On This Day In UK Basketball History

On February 23, 1970, Dan Issel scored 47 points against Alabama.

 

On February 23, 2019, with an 80-53 victory over Auburn, 10th-year head coach John Calipari moves past Joe B. Hall for the second most victories by a UK head coach in program history. He trails only the Baron of the Bluegrass, Adolph Rupp.

 

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