UK celebrates a 5-3 win over Tennessee (Photo by Grace Smith | UK Athletics)

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Let’s call it what it is: Kentucky is an Omaha-caliber team

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LEXINGTON, Ky. — The combination of the Kentucky baseball team playing well and the Kentucky men’s basketball team either missing the NCAA Tournament or crashing out early in it the last several years has led some to say, with tongue firmly planted in cheek, that UK is now a baseball school. 

This is Kentucky, of course, and that means this is always going to be a basketball-first school, but everything about the Wildcats’ 5-3 win on the diamond over Tennessee Friday night made clear that it’s also a baseball school these days. 

Let’s start with the 6,922 fans[…]

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