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Josh Harrellson withdraws from Portsmouth Invitational due to illness

Josh Harrellson

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senior Josh Harrellson has withdrawn from the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. The 6-foot-10 forward has been recommended by the medical staff to not have any physical activity for a week due to flu-like symptoms. The prestigious Portsmouth Invitational Tournament is the 's top pre-draft camp for college seniors. Harrellson was expected…

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On This Day In UK Basketball History

On February 21, 1970, No. 2 Kentucky defeated LSU, 121-105.  Dan Issel scored 51 points, Mike Pratt 27 and Tom Parker 18 as UK outgunned LSU star “Pistol Pete” Maravich’s 64-point performance before 9,000 fans in the John Parker Memorial Coliseum.  This was the ultimate shootout between all-time SEC greats Maravich and Issel.


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