Keith Taylor, Author at The Advocate-Messenger

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Cats pay tribute to Hall, crush Vols

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky crushed its oldest rival in a performance late Kentucky coach Joe B. Hall would have enjoyed witnessing as a fan ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Sunday, January 16, 2022 1:35 pm

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Legendary UK coach Joe B. Hall dies at age 93

  Former University of Kentucky men’s basketball coach Joe B. Hall passed away Saturday morning. He was 93. The legendary coach replaced late Kentucky coach ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Saturday, January 15, 2022 9:07 am

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Faith builder: Tshiebwe invites God into everything he does on and off court

Oscar Tshiebwe didn’t start playing basketball until he was 15. That’s when he traded his soccer cleats for basketball shoes. A goalkeeper in soccer, Tshiebwe ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Friday, January 14, 2022 8:00 am

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Faith in God, pet dog the ‘secret sauce’ for Mintz

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Davion Mintz has relied on a higher power when he has struggled at times this season. “I just put my faith ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Thursday, January 13, 2022 6:00 am

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Cats ‘let go of the rope’ late, but hang on to beat Commodores for SEC road win

It took three attempts but Kentucky got a breakthrough on the road Tuesday night with a 78-66 win over Vanderbilt in Nashville. The Wildcats (12-3, ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Wednesday, January 12, 2022 9:04 am

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TyTy passes test, sets school assist mark in win;
Tshiebwe posts double-double

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — TyTy Washington’s debut as Kentucky’s starting point guard was a memorable one. Washington set a school record with 17 assists to ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Sunday, January 9, 2022 10:19 am

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Kentucky offense stalls without sparkplug Wheeler in loss to Tigers

Kentucky struggled without its point guard and couldn’t recover with a makeshift lineup in a 65-60 loss at LSU Tuesday night. The team’s downfall began ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Wednesday, January 5, 2022 10:42 am

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Late big play leads Cats over Iowa; UK wins Citrus Bowl, 20-17

ORLANDO, Fla. (KT) — Kentucky’s return to the Citrus Bowl turned from sour to sweet in a matter of two minutes Saturday. The Wildcats, making ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Sunday, January 2, 2022 8:23 pm

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Levis coming back in 2022; 2 wide receivers out for Citrus Bowl

University of Kentucky quarterback Will Levis is coming back for the 2022 season. The graduate transfer from Penn State was among a handful of Wildcats ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Saturday, January 1, 2022 1:00 am

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Tshiebwe gives thanks to God for blessings and success on the court

Oscar Tshiebwe doesn’t consider himself a machine and doesn’t mind being called a beast but he’s not shy about his most dependable source of energy. ... Read more

by Keith Taylor, Friday, December 31, 2021 7:00 am

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