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UK Hoops announces 2010-11 schedule

Updated: 08/18/2010 - The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team will face a bolstered schedule for the 2010-11 season that includes seven opponents who finished in the final ESPN/USA Today Top-25 poll last season, UK head coach Matthew Mitchell announced Wednesday.

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Favre returns to Minnesota for second season

Posted: 08/18/2010 - Favre joined his Minnesota Vikings teammates at practice Wednesday. The three-time MVP wore a helmet, shoulder pads and red quarterback's jersey as he worked out with Minnesota for the first time since getting battered by New Orleans as the Vikings lost the NFC championship game in January.

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Basketball Cats to appear 4 times on ESPN Super Tuesday

Posted: 08/18/2010 - ESPN has announced its Super Tuesday Presented by KFC schedule for the 2011 men’s college basketball season – featuring doubleheaders with games from the Big Ten and the SEC. Action will tip off every Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET and 9 p.m. from Jan. 11 to March 1.

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UK loses baseball prospect to pros

Posted: 08/17/2010 - DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A University of Kentucky baseball prospect is bypassing the Wildcats and taking his pitching arm professional.

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Cobb, Locke on Hornung Watch List

Posted: 08/17/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football junior wide receiver/quarterback/punt returner/kickoff returner/holder Randall Cobb and senior tailback/kickoff returner Derrick Locke have been named to the inaugural Paul Hornung Award Watch List given to college football’s most versatile player.

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Cats leave Canada undefeated, roll over Windsor

Posted: 08/17/2010 - WINDSOR, Ontario (AP) - John Wall may have departed for the riches of the NBA, but a pair of young guards appear ready to try and fill the void for the Kentucky Wildcats.

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EKU ready for redemption

Updated: 08/17/2010 - RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Eastern Kentucky is looking for redemption in 2010. The Colonels suffered their first losing season in more than 30 last years when they slipped to 5-6.

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Football Cats earn "pool time"

Posted: 08/17/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky coach Joker Phillips gave his players a much-deserved afternoon off on Tuesday following a spirited morning practice.

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Lexington's Gay says he can make history

Posted: 08/17/2010 - ZURICH (AP) - Tyson Gay believes he can run the second fastest time in history on his final 100-meter race of the season in Brussels next week.

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Kentucky beats Western Ontario in exhibition, 96-68

Updated: 08/16/2010 - The Wildcats, with just eight players available Monday night, still managed to turn up the defensive pressure in a 96-68 victory over Western (Ontario) University. (Post Game Notes Inside)

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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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