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Kentucky Wildcats Basketball Notes, Numbers and Nuggets

We take a look at the biggest Kentucky basketball notes, numbers and nuggets after two weeks of action.

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• Following wins over NJIT (87-57), Duke (74-63) and Wright State (78-63), Kentucky is 119-5 under John Calipari when limiting the opponent to 63 or fewer points.

• With wins over Albany, NJIT and Wright State, UK is 105-4 in Rupp Arena under Calipari.

• Kentucky enters Tuesday night having made a three-pointer in 943 straight games, the second-longest streak in the nation.

• Junior forward Marcus Lee has notched seven rebounds in every game this season and is averaging one rebound for every 2.8 minutes played this season.

• Lee also scored in double figures in his first three games this season. He scored in double figures just four times in his first two seasons in Lexington had grabbed seven or more boards just three times as well.

Sophomore point guard Tyler Ulis scored a career-high 21 points and added five assists in a win over Wright State,

• After scoring 18 in a win over Duke, that gave Ulis 39 points in UK's two wins over the Raiders and Blue Devils. his previous two-game high was the 21 scored in wins over UCLA and Louisville last season.

• Ulis has also dished out a combined 16 assists over his last three games. His previous three-game high was the 18 he dished out in wins over Texas, North Carolina and UCLA last year (note the growing theme of playing big in big games).

• Kentucky claimed the No. 1 ranking in both major Top 25 Polls this week. The Wildcats own an all-time record of 215-28 (.885) as the nation’s top-ranked squad

• UK has won 60 of its last 63 contests as the AP’s top team and are 63-5 as the AP No. 1 team since Calipari’s first year, the best record in the country by a top-ranked team during that span.

• Calipari is 104-10 all-time as head coach of the AP’s No. 1 team.

• Kentucky has lost just twice at home as the AP top-ranked team in the history of the program and just once in Rupp Arena. Both losses came by just one point.