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First round of Sweet 16 featured UK targets

UHA's Scotty Hopson

Three players who are on the Kentucky recruiting radar played in the first round of this year's Sweet Sixteen at Rupp Arena. Darius Miller, who has signed with Kentucky, is the only one of the trip to advance in tournament play. Hoops target Scotty Hopson and football target Ridge Wilson saw their seasons end, then spoke to KSR's Lonnie Demaree about their recruitment.

The Boy's Sweet Sixteen State Basketball Tournament held in Rupp Arena every year is one of the largest sports extravaganzas throughout the year. Just like the SEC basketball tournament, fans and families schedule part of their vacation time to attend and soak up some hoops action. Unlike other Sweet Sixteens, this tournament is star studded but if a fan missed the first round, UK signee Darius... Recommended Stories

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