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UK wins overtime thriller 73-65 over Stanford

Updated: 11/26/2009 - Freshman sensation John Wall scored a season-best 23 points, including clutch shots in the final minute that sent the game to overtime, and No. 5 Kentucky closed with an eight-point run for a 73-65 victory over gritty Stanford on Wednesday night in the championship game of the Cancun Challenge at the Moon Palace Resort. (Stats & Game notes inside)

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UK Hoops wins 68-54, improving to 5-0

Posted: 11/25/2009 - The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team forced 25 turnovers and junior forward Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) scored a game-high 17 points to lead the Wildcats to a 68-54 win over Santa Barbara on Wednesday afternoon in the Thunderdome.

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Kiffin wishes Vols had recruited Cobb harder

Posted: 11/25/2009 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Lane Kiffin wasn't around for Randall Cobb's recruitment. He wishes the previous staff had recruited him a little harder, though.

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EKU's Pryor named OVC Freshman of the Year

Posted: 11/24/2009 - BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University redshirt freshman quarterback T.J. Pryor was named the Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year on Tuesday, the league office announced. Three other Colonels – senior tackle Derek Hardman, junior defensive lineman Andrew Soucy and sophomore cornerback Jeremy Caldwell – earned first team All-OVC honors.

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Kentucky advances to Cancun Challenge finals, 73-49

Updated: 11/24/2009 - John Wall found his form in the second half and proved too much to handle in the open floor as the No. 5 Wildcats raced past Cleveland State 73-49 on Tuesday in the Cancun Challenge at the Moon Palace Resort. (Stats Inside)

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Bengals enjoy 50 consecutive sellouts

Updated: 11/24/2009 - This Sunday’s 1 p.m. Bengals home game against Cleveland is officially a sellout, the club’s ticket office announced today. The game is the club’s 50th consecutive sellout in regular season and postseason play, and it will be aired live on CBS television affiliates in the Bengals’ home market of Cincinnati, Dayton and Lexington, Ky.

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Chick-fil-A Bowl to Visit Lexington for UK-UT game

Posted: 11/24/2009 - Chick-fil-A Bowl representative Kurt Patberg will visit Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky. on Saturday to scout the Tennessee-Kentucky game. Both teams are considered potential representatives for the 2009 Chick-fil-A Bowl to be held on Dec. 31.

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Maxwell, SEC Defensive Player of the Week

Posted: 11/23/2009 - Maxwell had a career-high 11 tackles in the Wildcats' win at Georgia, including a stop at the 1-yard line in the final minutes and a fumble recovery on the next play.

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WKU Hires New Coach

Updated: 03/05/2010 - Western Kentucky has hired Stanford assistant Willie Taggart as its football coach.

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Rich Brooks Doesn't Want Distractions

Updated: 11/23/2009 - Fresh off a historic win over Georgia, Kentucky coach Rich Brooks said he doesn't want the Wildcats preoccupied with distractions ahead of their season finale against Tennessee on Saturday.

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UK Hoops defeats UT-Chattanooga 66-55

Updated: 11/23/2009 - For the first time this season the Wildcats’ offense seemed to struggle but the defense was once again stifling and that led the Kentucky women’s basketball team to a 66-55 win over Chattanooga on Sunday in front of a season-high 4,301 fans in Memorial Coliseum.

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Locke & McIntosh Honored

Updated: 11/23/2009 - Tailback Derrick Locke was named honorable-mention National Running Back of the Week and kickoff man Craig McIntosh was chosen as honorable-mention National Kickoff Specialist of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards for their efforts in Kentucky’s 34-27 win at Georgia.

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Brooks only thinking of Tennessee

Updated: 11/22/2009 - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks doesn't want another relapse following a second historic win that has the Wildcats bidding for a high finish in the Southeastern Conference. Brooks said Sunday that he hopes to make Kentucky's 34-27 win at Georgia this past Saturday as much of an afterthought as possible as the Wildcats prepare for their regular-season finale against Tennessee.

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UK takes down Georgia 34-27, Improve to 7-4

Posted: 11/21/2009 - Kentucky scored 14 points off four Georgia second-half turnovers and the Wildcats rallied to beat the Bulldogs 34-27 on Saturday night for their first win in Athens in 32 years.

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Pitino, Cardinals handle ETSU 69-56

Posted: 11/21/2009 - Rick Pitino and the 20th-ranked Louisville Cardinals have a lot to work on. Edgar Sosa scored 13 of his 16 points in the first half and No. 20 Louisville beat East Tennessee State 69-56 on Saturday.

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U of L Football loses 7th game of the season

Posted: 11/21/2009 - B.J. Daniels rebounded from the worst game of his young career to throw for 304 yards and run for 141 more in South Florida 's 34-22 victory over struggling Louisville on Saturday.

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Kentucky improves to 4-0 with 92-63 win

Updated: 11/21/2009 - Freshman John Wall had 21 points and 11 assists as No. 4 Kentucky dominated Rider 92-63 on Saturday in the Cancun Challenge. (Stats & Game Notes Inside)

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UK Volleyball sweeps South Carolina

Posted: 11/20/2009 - Behind the defensive prowess of sophomore Gretchen Giesler and the offensive production from junior Lauren Rapp the 10th-ranked Kentucky Wildcats marched to a 3-0 (25-13, 25-19, 25-12) sweep of South Carolina on Friday.

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Cobb's status a gametime decision

Updated: 11/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Wide receiver/quarterback Randall Cobb is questionable to play at Georgia on Saturday, Coach Rich Brooks announced Wednesday.

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Big weekend set for Memorial Coliseum

Posted: 11/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky’s nationally-ranked volleyball team and the undefeated UK Hoops women’s basketball team will play host to a double-header in Memorial Coliseum Sunday, Nov. 22. The Wildcats’ volleyball team, ranked No. 10 in the latest AVCA poll, will take on No. 13 Florida at 2 p.m. EST. The match will be televised live on Fox Sports South.

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