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Barnhart says he wants to keep Cats' coaching staff intact, will start working on needed deals after bowl | Lexington Herald-Leader
Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart said his goal is to keep Mark Stoops’ staff intact going into offseason with new deals hammered out in weeks following TaxSlayer Bowl.

Q&A || Jarred Vanderbilt goes in-depth on Kentucky commitment - 247
"Honestly, I just felt like that was the best fit for me. After watching the first half of the season and how they get up and down and how Cal lets his guys play and get after it. That was really appealing to me."

UK football: Kentucky trying to find a balance between work and play during bowl week | Lexington Herald-Leader
Kentucky’s coaches want players to enjoy their first bowl trip since 2010, but they also will try to make sure the Cats understand that this is a trip with a purpose.

Breaking down every Georgia Tech position before Kentucky's trip to the TaxSlayer Bowl - 247
As Kentucky prepares to face Georgia Tech in the TaxSlayer Bowl, takes a look at who stands out at each position group for the Yellow Jackets.

Kentucky basketball needs improvement before SEC play | Lexington Herald-Leader
Kentucky opens up SEC play Thursday night at Ole Miss. Opponents are likely to follow Louisville’s blueprint. Rebounding and free throw shooting are two areas UK needs to improve.

A conversation with UK football coach Mark Stoops - KSTV
Mark Stoops talks with KSTV about finding success and the new culture of UK football as his team preps for Georgia Tech in the TaxSlayer Bowl.

Hamidou Diallo to visit Kentucky, Arizona - 247
Top-ranked shooting guard Hamidou Diallo will visit Kentucky and Arizona in the coming weeks. Diallo is exploring the possibility of enrolling at the semester break.

UK basketball notebook: Where does Kentucky-UNC rank among Cats' greatest games? | Lexington Herald-Leader
Flushed with having just seen Kentucky beat North Carolina last weekend, it seemed that game might be UK’s most entertaining basketball drama in recent decades. But when you reflect, there are plenty of compelling games to consider for a roundball Oscar. And the winner is . . .

2016 SEC football: The 51 most memorable moments - SEC Country
The 2016 SEC football season brought us great memories. Here are our favorite Hail Mary passes, coaching dramas and heartwarming moments.

John Adams: Tennessee attrition could be high in new year - Knoxville News Sentinel
Alabama wins another national championship, while Tennessee gets Champions for Life rings.

Uber refuses to play by state rules with its driverless cars - Mashable
Uber has ended its brief driverless car experiment in San Francisco for now — though not before trying to pull off some expert-level corporate gymnastics.

Lexington Herald-Leader Class of the Commonwealth high school football team 2016 | Lexington Herald-Leader
The Lexington Herald-Leader is proud to present its 25th edition of the Class of the Commonwealth, an annual selection of the state’s top football-playing seniors. All choices were made by Herald-Leader reporter Josh Moore.