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Vols' Gen. Neyland, Kentucky's Adolph Rupp both mentored LaFollette man

LAFOLLETTE – Ronald Murray was drinking beer with Adolph Rupp at Pat O’Brien’s in New Orleans when the verbal agreement was made – Rupp was going to hire Murray away from… 1,477 more words

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Former UK All-American Billy Ray Lickert dead at 78

Former Kentucky basketball All-American Billy Ray Lickert died Wednesday at the age of 78, according to a press release from the school.

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Maker's Mark to release bottle honoring UK team

UK and bourbon fans, get ready.

A Maker’s Mark bottle featuring the 1995-96 men’s basketball national championship team, known as “The Untouchables,” will be released Friday and is expected to sell out within hours. 288 more words

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Former UK player Stough dies at age 90

Former UK basketball player John Stough, a member of Adolph Rupp’s 1948 and 1949 national title teams, died on Friday at age 90, according to the university. 76 more words

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Bobby Watson, part of Kentucky's 1951 NCAA title team, dies

OWENSBORO, Ky. — Bobby Watson, a key player on Kentucky’s 1951 NCAA championship team who also coached Owensboro High School to two state titles, has died. 177 more words

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