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#16th ranked UK Volleyball wins second straight

Posted: 09/03/2010 - Paced by a career-high 21-dig performance from libero Stephanie Klefot and 13 total team blocks the No. 16 Kentucky volleyball team rolled to a 3-0 (25-22, 29-27, 25-17) win over visiting Miami (OH) Friday evening at Memorial Coliseum.

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Eastern Kentucky falls in season opener

Posted: 09/03/2010 - After a very competitive first half, host Missouri State took control in the second half to earn a 31-9 victory over the Eastern Kentucky University football team Friday afternoon. This was the first ever meeting between the two teams.

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Carpenter wins IRL pole at Ky. Speedway

Posted: 09/03/2010 - SPARTA, Ky. (AP) - Ed Carpenter posted a lap of 217.933 mph to capture the pole for Saturday's Indy 300 at Kentucky Speedway.

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Joker says he's ready after final practice

Updated: 09/02/2010 - The University of Kentucky football team hit the practice field Thursday for the final time before heading 75 miles west to face in-state rival Louisville on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET. First-year head coach Joker Phillips held what he termed a “mini game” at practice Thursday to get his team prepared mentally for the game. Phillips said that the mental practice started slow on both sides of the ball but he really liked the way the team finished strong, especially the special teams portion.

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UK practice to switch focus Thursday

Updated: 09/01/2010 - Head coach Joker Phillips was pleased with his team’s energy and enthusiasm at practice Wednesday, saying that all preparation has to move to the mental side of the ball to finish preparing for Louisville.

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Reds announce postseason ticket plans

Posted: 09/01/2010 - CINCINNATI (Sept. 1, 2010) — The Cincinnati Reds announce the details for purchasing tickets for Postseason games at Great American Ball Park.

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Hartline looking for respect

Updated: 08/31/2010 - There is no hidden gunslinger in Mike Hartline. Sorry, he's just not built that way. The Kentucky quarterback doesn't have a cannon for a right arm, he doesn't see a receiver streaking through double-coverage and think he can somehow thread the needle. It's not that the senior doesn't want to. He just doesn't see the point. He's not out there to gamble. He's out there to win. Period.

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Cats pick up receiver commitment

Posted: 08/31/2010 - Rashad Cunningham, a 6-foot-4, 200-pound speedster clocked with 4.4 speed, has committed to the Wildcats. A three-star prospect on Rivals.com who was ranked as the No. 17 prospect in Alabama on the Press-Register's Elite 18, Cunningham also had offers from Arkansas, Mississippi State, Memphis, UAB and South Alabama.

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Cats, Cards playing guesing game

Updated: 08/30/2010 - Charlie Strong isn't the kind of guy who leaves things to chance. The coach charged with restoring Louisville to the glory of its not-so distant past is a stickler for details, monitoring everything from the number of available towels in the locker room to where his players park their cars. Strong's meticulousness has instilled a renewed sense of discipline at Louisville, keeping the Cardinals on their toes and delighting a fan base turned off by the decidedly more relaxed - and ultimately unsuccessful - approach of former coach Steve Kragthorpe.

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Football Cats return to practice field

Posted: 08/26/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – A day after the start of classes, several players who have missed time on the practice field returned to the Nutter Training Facility practice fields healthy and ready to go Thursday.

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Locke on Doak Walker list

Posted: 08/25/2010 - University of Kentucky senior tailback Derrick Locke has been named to the Doak Walker Award Watch List, which is presented annually to the nation’s top college running back.

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Record-breaking crowd greets UK coach at luncheon

Posted: 08/25/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips entertained a record-breaking crowd of alumni and fans with his thoughts on the upcoming season, along with amusing stories from his first year as head coach of the Wildcats, at the Jefferson County UK Alumni Luncheon in Louisville on Wednesday.

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LCA's Zach West picks Kentucky

Updated: 08/25/2010 - The top lineman in the state for the class of 2011 has verbally committed to the Kentucky Wildcats over Tennessee & Penn State.

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MSU Men’s basketball placed on probation

Updated: 08/25/2010 - Morehead State University President Wayne Andrews announced today that the NCAA has determined the MSU men's basketball program committed violations in its recruiting that were related to booster activity and that the University has accepted a summary disposition report developed by the NCAA and the institution.

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A Little Warm installed as Travers favorite

Posted: 08/25/2010 - SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) - A Little Warm has been made the 7-2 morning-line favorite over Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver for Saturday's $1 million Travers Stakes at Saratoga Race Course.

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Football Cats Hold Mid-Week Scrimmage

Posted: 08/24/2010 - The University of Kentucky football team held a mid-week scrimmage Tuesday before breaking camp for the beginning of the fall semester Wednesday.

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Ochocinco fined $25K for Tweets

Posted: 08/24/2010 - CINCINNATI (AP) - The National Football League has fined wide receiver Chad Ochocinco $25,000 for the timing of his tweets.

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