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The Ultimate Kentucky Basketball Trivia Show Level 1: Exhibition

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How much do you know about the basketball ‘Cats? Find out in this monthly quiz show!

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3...2...1...trivia time!!! Are you a true Kentucky basketball fan?

Have you watched all the games, seen all the players, and been through all the ups and downs (and ups and more ups!) throughout program history?

Do you remember coach Hall? Or Tubby? Or how many times the ‘Cats have beaten Mike Krzyzewski? (Hey I spelled it right!)

Well, here’s your chance to show it on the ultimate Kentucky basketball trivia show!!!

This week is Level 1: Exhibition. You’re playing Miles College and have to score 70 or more points to win the game. The harder the question, the more points it's worth, but most of these will be pretty straightforward. Answers to Level 1 will also come with Level 2, FYI.

Are you ready? I sure am! Here comes the tip-off...

Question 1: Easy (10 points)

Poll

How many seasons has John Calipari coached Kentucky prior to this 2021-2022 season?

This poll is closed

  • 20%
    10
    (68 votes)
  • 38%
    11
    (126 votes)
  • 32%
    12
    (105 votes)
  • 8%
    13
    (26 votes)
325 votes total Vote Now

Question 2: Easy (10 points)

Poll

What was the last Wildcats team to win the SEC Tournament?

This poll is closed

  • 49%
    2018-2019
    (146 votes)
  • 39%
    2017-2018
    (115 votes)
  • 11%
    2016-2017
    (33 votes)
294 votes total Vote Now

Question 3: Medium (20 points)

Poll

Who will Kentucky play this year in the CBS Sports Classic?

This poll is closed

  • 48%
    Duke
    (144 votes)
  • 4%
    UCLA
    (13 votes)
  • 5%
    Kansas
    (15 votes)
  • 39%
    Ohio State
    (119 votes)
  • 1%
    Notre Dame
    (3 votes)
  • 2%
    North Carolina
    (6 votes)
300 votes total Vote Now

Question 4: Easy (10 points)

Poll

When was the last season that Kentucky defeated Tennessee in Knoxville?

This poll is closed

  • 27%
    2020-2021
    (74 votes)
  • 28%
    2019-2020
    (76 votes)
  • 21%
    2018-2019
    (58 votes)
  • 21%
    2015-2016
    (58 votes)
266 votes total Vote Now

Question 5: Medium (15 points)

Poll

How many times has Kentucky beaten Duke under John Calipari?

This poll is closed

  • 4%
    0
    (13 votes)
  • 32%
    1
    (89 votes)
  • 49%
    2
    (136 votes)
  • 13%
    3
    (37 votes)
  • 0%
    They haven’t played
    (0 votes)
275 votes total Vote Now

Question 6: Easy (10 points)

Poll

Thanks to a last-second tip-in by DeMarcus Cousins in 2010, Kentucky forced overtime in the SEC Tournament title game and eventually won. What team did they do that against?

This poll is closed

  • 3%
    Tennessee
    (10 votes)
  • 21%
    Florida
    (56 votes)
  • 71%
    Mississippi State
    (189 votes)
  • 1%
    Vanderbilt
    (5 votes)
  • 2%
    Texas A&M
    (6 votes)
266 votes total Vote Now

Question 7: Medium (15 points)

Poll

What team has beaten Kentucky more times than any other team in college basketball?

This poll is closed

  • 7%
    Duke
    (19 votes)
  • 11%
    Kansas
    (30 votes)
  • 24%
    North Carolina
    (67 votes)
  • 55%
    Tennessee
    (150 votes)
  • 1%
    Wisconsin
    (4 votes)
270 votes total Vote Now

Question 8: Hard (25 points)

Poll

Where will this year’s Kentucky Wildcats play their first true road game of the season?

This poll is closed

  • 1%
    Indianapolis, IN
    (5 votes)
  • 31%
    Madison Square Garden, NY
    (84 votes)
  • 36%
    South Bend, IN
    (98 votes)
  • 22%
    Louisville, KY
    (62 votes)
  • 7%
    Baton Rouge, LA
    (21 votes)
270 votes total Vote Now

Question 9: Easy (10 points)

Poll

How many wins in a row do the Kentucky Wildcats have in Gainesville against Florida?

This poll is closed

  • 27%
    Zero they went 9-16 last year dummy
    (71 votes)
  • 16%
    1
    (42 votes)
  • 21%
    2
    (57 votes)
  • 29%
    3
    (77 votes)
  • 5%
    7
    (13 votes)
260 votes total Vote Now

Question 10: Hard (30 points)

Poll

What university does former Kentucky coach Tubby Smith now coach at?

This poll is closed

  • 3%
    None, he’s retired
    (9 votes)
  • 0%
    Louisville
    (1 vote)
  • 1%
    North Florida
    (4 votes)
  • 1%
    Evansville
    (5 votes)
  • 89%
    High Point
    (246 votes)
  • 3%
    Iona
    (10 votes)
  • 0%
    Indiana
    (0 votes)
275 votes total Vote Now

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