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UK Football picks up freshman defensive tackle

Posted: 08/16/2010 - Elliott Porter, a defensive tackle from Waggaman, La., who earned All-America honors at Archbishop Shaw High School, has joined the Kentucky football team and began practicing with the Wildcats Monday afternoon.

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Terrence Jones sidlined until September

Updated: 08/16/2010 - UK freshman forward Terrence Jones has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his rib, causing pain in his shoulder. Jones hopes to return to the court when the Wildcats begin individual workouts in September.

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Football Cats lose McCaskill for season

Posted: 08/16/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Junior wide receiver Gene McCaskill will miss the 2010 football season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in his left knee, University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips announced Sunday.

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Cats Crush Lancers 95-62

Updated: 08/16/2010 - Kentucky whips Windsor by 33! It was close throughout the first half, but Brandon Knight and UK poured it on the second half.

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Joker's Cats conduct first scrimmage

Posted: 08/15/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The Kentucky football team held its first major scrimmage of preseason practice Saturday afternoon at Commonwealth Stadium.

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Gay Runs 9.78 100-meters in London

Updated: 08/13/2010 - Tyson Gay ran the fastest time in the world this year to win the 100-meter final at the Diamond League meet on Friday, finishing in 9.78 seconds to blitz a field missing injured Jamaican rivals Usain Bolt and Asafa Powell.

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Davis commits to Cats

Updated: 08/13/2010 - Chicago Perspectives star Anthony Davis has given a verbal commitment to play his college basketball for head coach John Calipari, and the University of Kentucky. Davis is considered one of the top players in the Class of 2011.

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Gay runs fastest 100m this year

Posted: 08/13/2010 - LONDON (AP) - American sprinter and Lexington native Tyson Gay ran the fastest time in the world this year to win the 100-meter final at the Diamond League meet.

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Cats, Cal head to Canada

Posted: 08/13/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - John Calipari is taking his young Kentucky squad to Canada this weekend for a three-game exhibition trip where seven newcomers will get an early preview of the coach's system.

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Cal talks Cats in Canada; Kanter staying home

Updated: 08/13/2010 - UK coach John Calipari said today that freshman center Enes Kanter will not make this weekend's trip to Canada because questions still surround the big man's eligibility.

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MLB hands down fines, suspensions for Reds-Cards brawl

Posted: 08/12/2010 - NEW YORK (AP) - Cincinnati Reds pitcher Johnny Cueto has been suspended for seven games for his actions during a brawl with the St. Louis Cardinals, and both managers were suspended for two games.

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Amber Smith out indefinitely with knee injury

Posted: 08/11/2010 - Kentucky women’s basketball senior point guard Amber Smith (Winter Haven, Fla.) is out indefinitely after suffering a knee injury during a pickup game in late July.

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Bogans now a Bull

Posted: 08/11/2010 - CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Bulls have signed free agent swingman Keith Bogans.

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Fayette County Public Schools iHigh Soccer Frenzy online

Updated: 08/11/2010 - Fayette County Public Schools and iHigh announced today they will broadcast for the first time ever the Fayette County "iHigh Soccer Frenzy". Boys’ and Girls’ team will play three games over five days in two groups.

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Stenzel Commits to EKU

Updated: 08/10/2010 - Clark County shooting guard Robbie Stenzel is headed to Eastern Kentucky University. The 6-4 Stenzel gave the Colonels a verbal commitment Tuesday.

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Kentucky Speedway to host Sprint Cup race

Updated: 08/10/2010 - Kentucky Speedway's long wait for a NASCAR Sprint Cup date is over. Stock car's top series will visit the 1.5-mile oval for a 400-mile race on July 9, 2011. The track will receive one of the Cup race dates normally reserved for Atlanta Motor Speedway.

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Calipari "teaching" young Cats

Updated: 08/10/2010 - With a trip to Canada looming at the end of the week, coach John Calipari put his Wildcats through another practice on Tuesday, the first of two on the day.

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Reds acquire Edmonds from Brewers

Updated: 08/09/2010 - The NL Central-leading Cincinnati Reds have made a move to try to strengthen their outfield for a playoff run, getting Jim Edmonds from Milwaukee for outfielder Chris Dickerson. The trade gives the Reds a veteran outfielder as they try to fend off the St. Louis Cardinals and reach the playoffs for the first time since 1995.

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Joker gets little sleep, faces big challenge

Updated: 08/09/2010 - Sleep doesn't come easy to Joker Phillips. Never has. Five hours a night and he's good. Six and the Kentucky coach finds he can barely hold his head up in the afternoon. Considering the challenge Phillips faces in his first year on the job, getting too much sleep won't be a problem.

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Cats hold media day; Phillips says Hartline enters as No. 1 QB

Updated: 08/06/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - New Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips says this year's team may have the firepower to compare to the record-breaking offense led by Andre Woodson a few years ago. The former offensive coordinator hosted his first media day Friday as the Wildcat's head coach and acknowledged the biggest uncertainty swirls around who will get the bulk of the snaps at quarterback.

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Cal gets good marks from NCAA for academics

Updated: 08/05/2010 - Kentucky coach John Calipari got mostly passing grades on his report card. West Virginia's Bob Huggins did even better, earning perfect marks each of the past two seasons. The two men, often criticized for their players' academic performance, had better-than-expected scores in the NCAA's first Academic Progress Rate for coaches. On Thursday, the NCAA released coaches' scores in six sports - baseball, football, men's and women's basketball and women's indoor and outdoor track - from 2003-04 through 2008-09.

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