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Cory Johnson amazed by Matt Elam's size

Updated: 08/28/2014 - Junior college transfer Cory Johnson is amazed by the size of freshman Matt Elam. Both will be in the mix at defensive tackle when Kentucky opens the season Saturday.

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Wise Dan to return at Saratoga

Updated: 08/27/2014 - Two-time Horse of the Year Wise Dan is set to return to the races this weekend at Saratoga, more than three months after having emergency surgery.

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Game Time Top 10

Updated: 08/27/2014 - Week 0 of the high school football season is in the books. Weather was the story of the first week – several games were postponed on Friday night.

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Towles must handle pressure of starting at QB

Updated: 08/26/2014 - Patrick Towles will carry a lot of weight on his shoulders this weekend. He must handle the pressure of being Kentucky's starting quarterback Saturday.

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USA crushes Slovenia, Davis 18 points

Updated: 08/26/2014 - Anthony Davis scored 18 points and teamed with Kenneth Faried to dominate the inside, leading the U.S. national team to a 101-71 victory over Slovenia on Tuesday in its final exhibition game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball.

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Miller and Cunningham suspended for opener

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Kentucky coach Mark Stoops has announced the suspensions of senior offensive tackle Darrian Miller and junior receiver Rashad Cunningham for Saturday's season opener against Tennessee-Martin.

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Stoops excited about season starting

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Mark Stoops hosted his first weekly news conference Monday, talking about how excited he is that a new season has arrived.

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Rick Eckstein named UK assistant coach

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Rick Eckstein, the hitting coach for the Washington Nationals for five seasons and most recently the player information coach for the Los Angeles Angels, has been hired as Kentucky’s new assistant coach, it was announced by UK head coach Gary Henderson on Monday.

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Legends, Royals renew player agreement

Posted: 08/22/2014 - The Lexington Legends and their major league parent club, the Kansas City Royals, have agreed to a two-year extension of their player development contract. The new contract will run through the 2018 season. The Legends became the Royals’ class A affiliate when a four-year agreement for 2013 through 2016 was reached in September 2012.

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Several freshmen will play, Stoops hopes to redshirt Barker

Updated: 08/22/2014 - After practice Friday afternoon, UK coach Mark Stoops said every freshman receiver and running back will play in the August 30 opener with UT Martin. His hope is to redshirt quarterback Drew Barker, but Stoops said Barker will need to be ready to play as a backup.

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Calipari takes on Mike Francesa

Updated: 08/22/2014 - UK coach John Calipari has a way of keeping his name in the news. Calipari appeared on the Mike Francesa Radio Show in New York on WFAN. He called back into the show when the host questioned his ability to coach.

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Dupree named All-SEC by coaches

Updated: 08/21/2014 - Kentucky senior defensive end Alvin “Bud” Dupree has been tabbed second-team All-Southeastern Conference in a voting of league coaches, it was announced by the SEC office on Thursday night during SEC Now on the SEC Network.

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UK coaches constantly motivating

Updated: 08/21/2014 - Kentucky put together a good practice Wednesday morning, Tuesday afternoon was not so good. UK coaches are constantly motivating as they prepare for a long season.

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