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Steele's Career at Alabama Ends

Updated: 01/21/2009 - Alabama guard Ronald Steele has decided to skip the rest of his senior season after sustaining a foot injury, ending his once-promising college career. Steele had returned after missing last season while recovering from operations on both knees to repair cartilage defects, including a follow-up procedure on his left knee.

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Should Cats Be Ranked?

Posted: 01/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Jodie Meeks setting the college basketball world abuzz with a 54-point avalanche in a road win at Tennessee and a 23-point blowout over Georgia wasn't quite enough to get Kentucky back into the Top 25 for the first time in over a year.

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Meeks Named SEC Player of the Week

Updated: 01/19/2009 - Junior Jodie Meeks was named the SEC Player of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday. The 6-4 Norcross, Ga., native helped lead Kentucky to a 2-0 record on the week with wins at Tennessee (90-72) and Georgia (68-45). Meeks set the school single-game scoring record with 54 points at Tennessee, while breaking the school mark for three-pointers with 10 in the same game.

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Kentucky recruit named Parade All-American

Posted: 01/19/2009 - Morgan Newton, a senior at Carmel High School just outside Indianaplolis, was named to Parade Magazine's 46th annual All-America High School Football Team.

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UK Cheerleaders Win 17th National Title

Updated: 01/18/2009 - Dominance is the only word that is needed to describe the UK cheerleading team. For the 17th time in school history, the Kentucky Wildcats are home of the Universal Cheerleading Association National Championship trophy.

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UK Hoops Falls To Miss. State 52-45

Updated: 01/18/2009 - Trying to beat Mississippi State at home for the first time since 1998, the UK women's basketball team (12-7, 2-2 SEC) dropped its second conference game of the season, losing to the Lady Bulldogs 52-45 on Sunday in front of 4,672 fans at Memorial Coliseum. It was just the second Wildcat loss in the last nine games.

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Cats Rout Dawgs, Meeks 22 Points

Updated: 01/18/2009 - Kentucky didn't need another record performance from Jodie Meeks to take another SEC road win. Meeks scored 22 points and Kentucky never trailed in coasting to a 68-45 win over Georgia on Sunday.

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Louisville Beats Top Ranked Pitt

Posted: 01/17/2009 - Louisville's Earl Clark scored 16 points - including the clinching jumper with 45 seconds remaining - and grabbed 11 rebounds on his 21st birthday to lift the 20th-ranked Cardinals over the No. 1 Panthers, 69-63 on Saturday night.

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Judge delays Ole Miss coach's trial

Posted: 01/16/2009 - CINCINNATI (AP) - A judge in Cincinnati has agreed to delay the assault trial of Mississippi basketball coach Andy Kennedy until after the NCAA tournament.

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UK one of 11 teams to win 3-straight bowl games

Posted: 01/16/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky’s victory over East Carolina in the AutoZone Liberty Bowl marked the third-straight year for a Wildcat post-season win, the first time in school history that has been accomplished, and put UK in elite company.

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UK Hoops Improves To 2-1 In SEC Play

Posted: 01/15/2009 - For the sixth straight game, three or more Wildcats scored in double-digits, helping UK (12-6, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) to a 67-57 victory over Alabama (12-6, 0-3 SEC) Thursday night at Coleman Coliseum. It was the Wildcats' seventh win in their last eight games.

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Joker Phillips, Randy Sanders Get New Titles

Posted: 01/15/2009 - Brooks said that Phillips, UK’s offensive coordinator, has been named head coach of the offense while Sanders will now have the title of offensive coordinator.

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Woodson re-signs with Giants

Posted: 01/15/2009 - EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Quarterback Andre Woodson, the sixth-round draft pick who spent the season on New York's practice squad, was among nine free agents signed by the Giants on Thursday.

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NCAA rules 7th-graders now "prospects"

Updated: 03/05/2010 - OXON HILL, Md. (AP) - Giving in to the young-and-younger movement in college basketball recruiting, the NCAA has decreed that seventh-graders are now officially classified as prospects.

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Baseball Wildcats picks up another preseason Top 20 ranking

Posted: 01/15/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After earning a No. 19 national ranking in the preseason Collegiate Baseball Newspaper top-40, the Kentucky baseball team has been selected No. 23 in the preseason National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association poll, it was announced.

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In Knoxville, or Lexington – Seeing Meeks Is Believing

Posted: 01/15/2009 - If you’re not going to be courtside when a Kentucky player goes on a record-breaking tear, be sure to watch the game with friends, including a couple of ex-Wildcats who know a little something about how to shoot.

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Pryor added to East-West Shrine Game

Posted: 01/14/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky defensive tackle Myron Pryor has been added to the East roster for the East-West Shrine Game on Jan. 17 in Houston.

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UK Hoops Gets Transfer From LSU

Posted: 01/14/2009 - Freshman point guard Crystal Riley of Arlington, Tenn., has transferred from LSU to play women's basketball at the University of Kentucky, Coach Matthew Mitchell has announced.

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Surprise, Surprise! Lindley's Coming Back

Posted: 01/14/2009 - After testing the NFL Draft waters, All-America cornerback Trevard Lindley announced Wednesday that he will stay at Kentucky for his senior season in 2009.

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UK quarterback's brother entering NFL draft

Posted: 01/14/2009 - COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio State wide receiver Brian Hartline says he's giving up his final year of eligibility to enter the NFL draft.

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Meeks enjoys record-breaking night on Rocky Top

Updated: 03/05/2010 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - With its rich basketball tradition, Kentucky has had some incredible players come through its program in the last 106 years. None have had a game like Jodie Meeks.

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