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Tennessee has a game plan for beating Kentucky in Rupp Arena

Terrence Jones - photo from UKAthletics.comDane Bradshaw still remembers the remarkable feeling from that night six years ago. Watching fans exiting , knowing the game was over, even though the clock hadn't hit zero.  Coach Bruce Pearl, in his orange blazer, shouted one final instruction as dribbled out the final seconds of a 75-67 triumph.  “He told us to act like we'd been there before,” Bradshaw said Monday. “But it was hard, because we hadn't been there before.”

 

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On This Day In UK Basketball History

On June 24, 2010, Kentucky had five players drafted in the first round of the NBA Draft. John Wall became the first Wildcat ever named the overall No. 1 pick when he was selected by the Washington Wizards.  DeMarcus Cousins was selected fifth by the Sacramento Kings, Patrick Patterson went 14th to the Houston Rockets, Eric Bledsoe went 18th to the Oklahoma City Thunder and Daniel Orton was picked 29th by the Orlando Magic.

 

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