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ESPN broadcaster Dick Vitale stands up and motions with the crowd during the second half of the game between the Texas Tech and Kansas.

Dick Vitale Calls for Kentucky, Indiana to Renew MBB Rivalry

The legendary ESPN broadcaster implored John Calipari and Mike Woodson to discuss the prospect of a future series.

John Calipari gestures during a Kentucky game.

John Calipari, Mark Few Announce Kentucky-Gonzaga Series

The Bulldogs and Wildcats are committing to a home-and-home series over the next two college basketball seasons.

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Five-Star Prospect Justin Edwards Commits to Kentucky

Edwards becomes the third blue-chip commit for the Wildcats for the 2023 class.

UNC players celebrate during an NCAA tournament game

Men’s College Basketball Offseason Winners and Losers

UNC and Kentucky made out very well, while Michigan State did not. Who else joins them?

Jabari Smith Jr. celebrates during Auburn game against Kentucky.

Jabari Smith Jr. Says Kentucky Showed Interest Too Late

The former Auburn star grew up wanting to play for the Wildcats.

Kentucky player Shaedon Sharpe warms up before the game against Mississippi State January 25, 2022. Kentucky Player Shaedon Sharpe

Shaedon Sharpe Says He’ll Be One of the Greatest NBA Players Ever

The Kentucky commit elected to redshirt his lone season with the program prior to declaring for the draft in April.

Oscar Tshiebwe, Julian Strawther and Armando Bacot

Top 25 Reset: SI’s Summer Men’s College Hoops Rankings

With most rosters locked in, we update our outlook for the 2022–23 season.


Pelicans Pre-Draft Workouts Include Jeremy Sochan and Shaedon Sharpe

Pelicans set pre-draft workouts with two potential lottery picks.

Camden’s DJ Wagner throws down a dunk

D.J. Wagner and the Fascinating Bluegrass Recruiting Battle

It’s Louisville vs. Kentucky—and with personal ties on both sides, this one’s got a steep historical backdrop.

Shaedon Sharpe

Shaedon Sharpe Will Remain in the NBA Draft

The Kentucky guard will forego his college eligibility and remain in this year’s draft.


Report: UCLA Men’s Basketball to Take On Kentucky at Madison Square Garden

The Bruins will face the Wildcats as part of the CBS Sports Classic, one of the regular staples of their nonconference schedule.


Report: UCLA in Contact With Kentucky Transfer, NBA Draft Prospect Keion Brooks

If the former five-star recruit doesn’t turn pro, he could end up leaving the Wildcats for the Bruins or another top program.

Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari talks with Kentucky Wildcats guard Kellan Grady (31) during the second half against the Alabama Crimson Tide at Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center.

Hawks Host Fifth Day of In-Person Workouts

Six new NBA Draft prospects are working out in Atlanta today.

Emoni Bates, Tyrese Hunter and Keion Brooks Jr

Top 25 Men’s Players in Hoops Transfer Portal

After a flurry of new entrants ahead of the deadline, there is plenty of talent out there on the market.

Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari talks with forward Oscar Tshiebwe (34) during the second half against the Vanderbilt Commodores at Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center.

Calipari ‘Excited’ About Oscar Tshiebwe’s UK Return

The reigning men’s National Player of the Year announced Wednesday he will return for his senior season.


Tshiebwe’s Kentucky Return Shows What NIL Is All About

The Wildcats star, who is the first national POY to stay in school in more than a decade, will reportedly earn $2 million in NIL deals.

Kentucky’s Oscar Tshiebwe (34) talks after winning player of the year during a press conference.

Report: Oscar Tshiebwe to Earn Roughly $2M Through NIL

He’s the first National Player of the Year to return to school since 2008.

Kentucky’s Oscar Tshiebwe smiles

Kentucky Star Oscar Tshiebwe Returning to School

It’s been 14 years since a reigning men’s National Player of the Year came back to college.

Kentucky’s John Calipari and Sahvir Wheeler

Way-Too-Early Men’s Top 25 for 2022–23

A pair of SEC teams lead our first look at next year, but there’s plenty of roster movement to come.

North Carolina’s Caleb Love (2) celebrates after scoring against Duke during the first half of a college basketball game in the semifinal round of the Men’s Final Four NCAA tournament, Saturday, April 2, 2022, in New Orleans.

Kansas vs. North Carolina National Title Game Bets

The final game of March Madness tips-off on Monday night when Kansas takes the floor against North Carolina.