Hat tip to Thomas Beisner of KentuckySportsRadio.com: Sayre School, one of its former basketball players and John Wall, a University of Kentucky freshman basketball player, will get shout-outs on national television Wednesday from one of Sayre's most visible alums, Cougar Town co-star Josh Hopkins. The episode will air at 9:30 p.m. on ABC. Read article.
Walter Cornett, of Glendale, Kentucky, is the owner and operator of Walter's Wildcat World. He founded WildcatWorld.com in 1998 making it one of the oldest Kentucky basketball fan sites in operation today.
On This Day In UK Basketball History
- On February 27, 1956, Kentucky scored 143 points against Georgia for the most points ever scored by a Kentucky team in a single game.
- On February 27, 1956, Kentucky made 60 field goals against Georgia for the most field goals ever made in a single game by a Kentucky team.
- On February 27, 2016, freshman Jamal Murray scored 33 points at Vanderbilt.