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Cats, Cards kickoff set for 3:30 at Papa John's

Posted: 06/03/2010 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The University of Louisville's 2010 football season opener against the University of Kentucky on Sept. 4 in Papa John's Cardinal Stadium will kick off at 3:30 p.m. ET and be featured as an ABC telecast.

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Quicker Pace at SEC Baseball Tourny: It Wasn’t Just the Clock

Posted: 06/01/2010 - Realizing full-well that UK basketball recruiting, the NCAA and Eric Bledsoe are by FAR the most pertinent topics out there right now, let’s take time to talk about just that – time. The clock. The pitch clock, that is.

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EKU moves game with Kentucky State

Posted: 06/01/2010 - RICHMOND, Ky. – The 2010 football game between Eastern Kentucky University and Kentucky State University, which was originally scheduled for Sept. 25, has been moved to Oct. 2 due to a scheduling conflict. The game will serve as the home opener for the Colonels.

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Quality Road Wins Metropolitan Handicap

Updated: 05/31/2010 - It's been quite a month for trainer Todd Pletcher. It began with his first Kentucky Derby win with Super Saver, and ended with his first Metropolitan Handicap win with Quality Road Monday. Now, it could turn out to be quite a year for Quality Road. Unlucky as a 3-year-old, Quality Road is a perfect 3-0 as a 4-year-old.

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Kurt Busch wins Coca-Cola 600

Updated: 05/31/2010 - Kurt Busch has won the Coca-Cola 600 to sweep the two weeks of racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Busch won last weekend's $1 million All-Star race to roll into NASCAR's longest race of the year with a ton of momentum.

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Pitino helping Antoine Walker

Updated: 05/30/2010 - Former NBA star Antoine Walker is back in Kentucky practicing with his college coach, Rick Pitino. The Courier-Journal reports that Walker is attempting to make aprofessional comeback after filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy earlierthis month. He has been conditioning with Pitino at the Universityof Louisville to get back into playing shape. Walker played underPitino at the University of Kentucky in the mid-1990s.

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Franchitti wins Indy 500

Updated: 05/30/2010 - Dario Franchitti drove 199 nearly flawless laps, then survived the last one with a huge break from a spectacular crash to climb back on top of the open-wheel world Sunday with his second win at the Indianapolis 500.

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UK responds to NY Times article

Updated: 05/29/2010 - UK releases statement regarding NY Times story released last night regarding former Kentucky guard Eric Bledsoe.

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UK will play Portland in November

Posted: 05/28/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – En route to the 2010 EA Sports Maui Invitational (Nov. 22-24, 2010), the UK men’s basketball team will make a stopover in Portland, Ore., to take on the University of Portland on Nov. 19, 2010, head coach John Calipari announced on Friday. A start time and broadcast information has yet to be determined.

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Tucker commits to UK

Updated: 05/26/2010 - UK football picks up a commitment from one of the top prospects in the state of Illinois, defensive tackle Clint Tucker out of East St. louis.

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Former Wildcat wins ADI Classic

Updated: 05/23/2010 - After posting a 5-under-par 67 in the tournament’s final round to finish two strokes ahead of the field, former University of Kentucky men’s golf great Mark Blakefield won the 2010 ADI Classic at the Cherry Blossom Golf Club (par-72, yardage-6842) in Georgetown, Ky., on Sunday.

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UK Softball falls in NCAA Regional, season ends

Posted: 05/22/2010 - Senior Molly Johnson blasted a pair of solo home runs, but the Wildcats came up short with a 5-3 loss at the hands of Ohio State Saturday evening. The loss subsequently ends UK’s season with the second loss in the double-elimination NCAA Tournament.

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Batcats avoid sweep, beat Dogs in series finale

Posted: 05/22/2010 - After Kentucky allowed Georgia to tie the game with two runs in the bottom of the eighth inning, senior Gunner Glad launched a two-out, three-run home run in the top of the ninth inning, lifting the Wildcats to a wild 14-11 win over the Bulldogs, in front of 2,577 fans Saturday afternoon at Foley Field.

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UK tennis Wildcats fall in NCAA Regional

Posted: 05/21/2010 - NORCROSS, Ga. – The No. 12 seed University of Kentucky men’s tennis team saw its season come to a close Friday when it dropped a 4-0 decision to No. 5 seed and defending national champion Southern California in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Championships at the Racquet Club of the South.

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Dawahares/KHSAA Hall of Fame welcomes 13 new members

Posted: 05/21/2010 - A 13-member class will be inducted into the Dawahares/KHSAA Hall of Fame in 2011, the KHSAA Board of Conrol has announced. Among the inductees are J.R. VanHoose, a boys’ basketball legend from Paintsville and four-time state tennis individual state champion Tim Cooper.

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Wall believs Cal will remain at UK

Posted: 05/21/2010 - CHICAGO (AP) - John Wall believes John Calipari will stay at Kentucky, even if he has a chance to coach LeBron James.

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UK makes it official, Jones & Vargas sign

Posted: 05/21/2010 - Terrence Jones and Eloy Vargas have both signed a financial aid offer to play basketball at the University of Kentucky, Head Coach John Calipari announced on Friday.

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Batcats lose series opener at Georgia

Posted: 05/20/2010 - The Georgia Bulldogs rode eight runs in the first four innings and a career-long pitching performance from junior right-hander Justin Grimm to an 8-6 series-opening win over the Kentucky Wildcats, on Thursday night at Foley Field.

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