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2020 Schedule
3-1, 1st in SEC
UK bounces back to beat Utah Valley (1:30)
Richards' slam has Kentucky crowd hyped (0:15)
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6dJeff Borzello

UK lands No. 22 recruit, eyes No. 1 class for '20

Isaiah Jackson, a 6-foot-9 power forward who is the No. 22 recruit in the ESPN 100 for 2020, has committed to Kentucky, which gives John Calipari's program the inside track to the No. 1 recruiting class.

No. 1 UK falls to Evansville in upset fashion (2:19)
No. 1 Kentucky stunned by Evansville (1:25)
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9dMyron Medcalf

No. 1 UK falls in shocker to unranked Evansville

A week after Kentucky took out top-ranked Michigan State, it was the Wildcats' turn to fall as the No. 1 team on Tuesday night in a 67-64 stunner to unranked Evansville, which entered as a 25-point underdog.

Kentucky taken down after Maxey's 3-pointer falls short (0:42)

David Bearman Sports betting 

Evansville, a 25 point underdog, upset top-ranked Kentucky. The Purple Aces closed 40-1 on the money line at South Point. The 25-point line matches the 3rd-largest betting upset in the last 15 seasons in a D-I vs D-I college basketball game. ESPN BPI had Evansville with a 4 pct chance to win.

Maxey cruises baseline for up-and-under layup (0:22)
Whitney assesses his options, then buries a triple (0:18)
Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire

Kentucky, Duke take over top 2 spots in AP poll

With wins last week in the Champions Classic, Kentucky and Duke have moved up to the top two spots in the latest AP poll. Michigan State, Louisville and Kansas round out the top five.

Kentucky breezes by Eastern Kentucky (1:13)
Quickley goes coast-to-coast for Kentucky bucket (0:17)

Team Stats

Points Per Game76.5Tied-128th
Rebounds Per Game41.379th
Assists Per Game10.8343rd
Points Allowed63.0Tied-105th

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Tournament History

Final Fours17
Tournament Record126-51
Championship Seasons1948, 1949, 1951, 1958, 1978, 1996, 1998, 2012
Tournament Appearances57