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Kentucky Releases Statement Regarding Yahoo Report

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LEXINGTON, KY - NOVEMBER 09: A basketball with a Kentucky Wildcats logo sits on the floor during the game against the Georgetown College Tigers at Rupp Arena on November 9, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

On Friday morning, Kentucky forward Kevin Knox was named as one of the current college basketball players identified in Yahoo! Sports' report. It seems like its been more than 24 hours since the report, as its far-reaching consequences have had a grip on the college basketball world.

The big question is whether Knox and the others involved have eligibility concerns moving forward. On Friday afternoon, John Calipari was asked about Knox's availability going forward.

At first he seemed hesitant before declaring Knox will play against Missouri "as far as [he] knows." Saturday morning brought even better news for Kentucky fans.

Knox is good to go, and the university isn't expecting any other eligibility issues going forward.

Kevin Knox is a major player for the Wildcats this season, averaging 15.4 points and 5.6 rebounds. Former Kentucky stars Nerlens Noel and Bam Adebayo reportedly received loans, according to Dawkins's sheet.

As of now, Knox will be eligible to play Saturday night. Kentucky and Missouri tip off at 8:15 p.m. ET on ESPN.