Quincy Miller lived up to his billing, but not until the second half, as Quality Education Academy took a 87-82 win over Brehm Preparatory School in Friday's opener of the 2nd annual Best in Midwest Shootout at Marion High School. Miller, the No. 3 ranked player in the country according to rivals.com, scored 15 of his 22 team-high points in the final 16 minutes to help the Pharaohs improve to 10-2 on the season. 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 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.