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  1. Several high profile teams heading to Bahamas in August

    Andy Katz

    NCAA men's basketball teams are allowed to go on a foreign trip every four years but rarely have so many high-major programs gone to the same location within a few weeks of each other like what will occur in August in the Bahamas.

    Story | Conversation | June 12, 2014
  2. Top draft choices in 2014

    Andy Katz

    If the 2014 NBA draft lives up to its hype, the upcoming college basketball season could rival or supersede any since the turn of the century. That's a big if. But the buzz isn't going away and won't unless the returning and incoming talent takes a d...

    Blog | Conversation | October 30, 2013
  3. Rick Pitino in their own words -- Walter McCarty, David Padgett -...

    Andy Katz

    The voices who can chime in on this weekend's Hall of Fame induction of Rick Pitino are many, spanning the spectrum from various levels of college basketball to the NBA. Walter McCarty has one of the more unique perspectives on Pitino. He was recrui...

    Blog | Conversation | September 04, 2013
  4. Kentucky Wildcats, Kyle Wiltjer handle situation correctly -- col...

    Andy Katz

    Kentucky forward Kyle Wiltjer is likely headed to the West Coast to redshirt next season. But he could be back at Kentucky playing on a loaded team. And there's always a chance he could redshirt next season -- in Lexington. He has options, and Kent...

    Blog | Conversation | June 26, 2013
  5. NCAA basketball rules committee approves more replays for out of ...

    Andy Katz

    The NCAA men's basketball rules committee couldn't get enough support to even vote on reducing the 35-second shot clock but introduced more replay at the end of regulation and overtime for out-of-bounds and shot-clock violation calls.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2013
  6. Andrew Wiggins or not, Kentucky Wildcats' options are many - coll...

    Andy Katz

    From the first time Nerlens Noel worked out at Kentucky, John Calipari knew he had something special on his hands. "He had something in him; he could take it all to another level," Calipari of Noel. "He had that will to win. I've had players like th...

    Blog | Conversation | May 08, 2013
  7. Kentucky and Notre Dame have unique opportunities in the season's...

    Andy Katz

    In the season's final weeks, Kentucky and Notre Dame are compelling in distinctly different ways, writes Andy Katz.

    Blog | Conversation | February 15, 2013
  8. Florida Gators, Kentucky Wildcats face pivotal SEC matchup - coll...

    Andy Katz

    Kentucky doesn't have to be as deep, talented or efficient as last season's team. So don't bother comparing the two. Or the year before that, or the year prior under John Calipari. The rest of the country isn't comparable, either. There are no dom...

    Blog | Conversation | February 12, 2013
  9. Calipari sees the work ahead for Kentucky Wildcats -- college bas...

    Andy Katz

    Kentucky coach John Calipari isn't upset at all over losing to Duke Tuesday night. He needed to figure out his team and the loss has allowed him to zero in on some issues. He said the issues are: Alex Poythress has to be a strong man inside. Ky...

    Blog | Conversation | November 15, 2012
  10. Antony Davis' NBA debut shows the benefits of time in college

    Andy Katz

    Anthony Davis had a dominating performance for the New Orleans Hornets in a season-opening loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. Davis scored 21 points, grabbed seven boards, made all nine free throw attempts and converted 6 of 12 field ...

    Blog | Conversation | November 01, 2012
  11. John Calipari not buying Kentucky as SEC favorites - men's colleg...

    Andy Katz

    HOOVER, Ala. -- John Calipari isn't buying the Kentucky hype of being an SEC title preseason favorite. And neither are his colleagues. Calipari said Thursday that if he were making the selections instead of the media, he would pick Kentucky sixth o...

    Blog | Conversation | October 26, 2012
  12. Dez Wells will try for immediate eligibility -- men"s college bas...

    Andy Katz

    The NCAA will have a potentially precedent-setting case if it decides to grant expelled Xavier forward Dezmine Wells immediate eligibility.

    Blog | Conversation | August 30, 2012
  13. Nike schools commit to 16-team mega event in honor of Phil Knight...

    Andy Katz

    Michigan State athletic director Mark Hollis told ESPN.com that he has secured commitments from 16 schools to participate in a two-tournament event in honor of Nike co-founder Phil Knight's 80th birthday.

    Story | Conversation | August 16, 2012
  14. John Calipari noncommittal on future with Dominican Republic

    Andy Katz

    John Calipari said he will meet with the Dominican federation in Las Vegas later this week to discuss the future with the national hoopsl team. He said he is non-committal about his involvement going forward.

    Story | Conversation | July 09, 2012
  15. NBA hopefuls chime in on the SEC teams they're leaving at Kentuck...

    Andy Katz

    WALTHAM, Mass. -- Vanderbilt's John Jenkins, Kentucky's Doron Lamb and Florida's Erving Walker were all part of a Boston Celtics workout Thursday and shared some thoughts on their former teams in the SEC: • Jenkins was at Vandy's workout We...

    Blog | Conversation | June 15, 2012
  16. Anthony Davis' thoughts on Kentucky Wildcats team for 2012-13 -- ...

    Andy Katz

    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Anthony Davis has no doubt that Nerlens Noel can replace him in Kentucky's lineup and have a major impact on the Wildcats in 2012-13. But he sees a void on the team that will be a question mark heading into the summer and preseason...

    Blog | Conversation | May 30, 2012