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Arkansas-UK baseball postponed

Posted: 04/22/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- With rain throughout the Central Kentucky area, the Kentucky baseball series opener with No. 12 Arkansas has been postponed, with a doubleheader slated for Saturday. First pitch of game one will be at 2 p.m. ET, with the second game of the series set for 7 p.m. ET at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Barnhart quote on stadium upgrade

Updated: 04/22/2011 - Mitch Barnhart says the school will update the video and audio systems at Commonwealth Stadium.

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Keeneland receives saftey accreditation

Updated: 04/22/2011 - LEXINGTON, KY (April 22, 2011) – The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) announced this week that Keeneland has become the first racetrack to earn re-accreditation from the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance.

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Phillips tweaks Blue-White format

Posted: 04/21/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Coach Joker Phillips and the Kentucky coaching staff have decided to change the format of Saturday’s Blue/White Spring Game, which is scheduled to begin at 3 p.m. at Commonwealth Stadium.

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Randall Cobb Signs With Adidas

Updated: 04/21/2011 - Adidas today announced partnerships with top NFL prospects Von Miller of Texas A&M and Randall Cobb of Kentucky.

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Lacey could join Cal's Class of 2011

Posted: 04/21/2011 - Could John Calipari be adding another recruit to the Class of 2011? It might just happen. Trevor Lacey, a 6-foot-3 guard from Huntsville (Butler), Ala. has narrowed his college choices to three: Kansas, UK and Alabama.

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Liggins, Jones and Knight declare for NBA Draft

Updated: 04/20/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky junior DeAndre Liggins and freshmen Terrence Jones and Brandon Knight have declared for this year’s NBA Draft. None of the three have signed or announced plans to sign with an agent.

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Tubby Smith looks back on 2010-11 season

Posted: 04/19/2011 - MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Tubby Smith's fourth year at Minnesota was his most disappointing, stopping his streak of 17 straight 20-win seasons and leaving the stunned and depleted Gophers out of not only the NCAA tournament but the NIT.

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Pletcher undecided on Uncle Mo, Derby

Posted: 04/19/2011 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Trainer Todd Pletcher says Kentucky Derby contender Uncle Mo "needs to have a good 19 days" if he's going to enter the Run for the Roses

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UK Responds To Knight Statement

Updated: 04/18/2011 - Former Indiana Coach Bobby Knight rips UK during a speaking engagement in Wabash, Indiana on Saturday night. UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart respond with a statement.

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Morehead hoping NCAA run boosts enrollment

Posted: 04/16/2011 - ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) - Morehead State University president Wayne Andrews says the Eagles' run to the third round of the NCAA men's basketball tournament has provided positive exposure for the school, which is trying to boost enrollment for the coming year.

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UK-Western Ky on ESPNU

Updated: 04/15/2011 - UK and Western Kentucky kickoff the college football season at LP Field in Nashville on Sept. 1. WKU announced today that the game will be televised llive on ESPNU, at 9:15 p.m.

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Ulinski ends football career; Cobble undergoes surgery

Posted: 04/15/2011 - UK football coach Joker Phillips said Friday that backup guard Dave Ulinski has given up football due to concussions. The coach also said defensive tackle Mister Cobble will miss up to four months after undergoing shoulder surgery.

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Blue Grass one of the last Derby preps

Posted: 04/15/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - The Blue Grass Stakes remains one of the last major preps for next month's Kentucky Derby, but even those involved in Saturday's $750,000 race at Keeneland allow it has lost some luster.

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Uncle Mo has infection, Derby status in Question

Updated: 04/14/2011 - Uncle Mo has a gastrointestinal infection and may be a no-go for the Kentucky Derby on May 7. The early Derby favorite lost for the first time in the Wood Memorial on Saturday at Aqueduct, finishing third as the prohibitive 1-10 betting choice.

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NCAA approves earlier draft deadline

Posted: 04/14/2011 - INDIANAPOLIS -- The NCAA wants more time to debate the future of summer basketball. Those same players may not get the same luxury when it comes to the NBA draft. The Legislative Committee tabled the first proposal but approved a measure that would force basketball players to withdraw from the draft before the first day of the spring period.

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Dutrow cleared to race in Kentucky

Updated: 04/14/2011 - Kentucky Derby winning trainer Rick Dutrow Jr. can race at Keeneland after all. A Kentucky judge granted a temporary injunction against the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission on Thursday, a day after officials unanimously voted to deny Dutrow a racing license this year for "consistent disregard for the rules of racing."

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UK's offense outshines "D" in spring workout

Updated: 04/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After Joker Phillips praised the Kentucky defense for playing well in the team’s first major scrimmage of the year last Saturday, the head football coach expressed that same pleasure after practice Wednesday morning, saying the offense responded well on a beautiful day at the Nutter Training Facility.

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