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Kentucky moves to No. 2 in coaches poll; Louisville drops to No. 10

Kentucky Wildcats - photo by Walter Cornett | WildcatWorld.comIt wasn't the prettiest of games or the most impressive of wins, but beat 69-62 in a top-five matchup Saturday, bringing the Cats' record to a sparkling 13-1.  And after then-No. 2 Ohio State lost to Indiana later that day, the Buckeyes got bumped from the No. 2 spot in the USA TODAY/ Top 25 men's basketball coaches poll — a spot they've held for much of the season so far.

 

See full poll here.

 

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.

 

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