Connect with us

Kentucky Basketball

For Kentucky’s John Wall, the number 11 is a matter of function


- photo by Walter Cornett |

For University of basketball star John Wall, the number 11 is a matter of function. For University of Louisville point guard Peyton Siva, the number 3 is a show of faith.  's DeAndre Liggins wears No.34 on his back to honor a fallen family member.  There are, it seems, almost as many rationales for choosing a jersey number as there are numbers from which to choose, and often athletes sport deeply personal digits.

Read full article here.

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.


More in Kentucky Basketball