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UK Hoops Team Wins 4th Straight

Posted: 01/01/2009 - The Kentucky women’s basketball team hit 29-of-32 free-throw attempts, including 13-of-14 in the final four minutes to lead the Wildcats to their fourth consecutive win with a 72-63 win over North Carolina A&T on Thursday night in Memorial Coliseum.

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Jarmon, Williams Named Game Captains

Posted: 01/01/2009 - Offensive tackle Garry Williams and defensive end Jeremy Jarmon will be the game captains for the AutoZone Liberty Bowl, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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Liberty Bowl Win Would Put Cats In Good Company

Posted: 01/01/2009 - Bear Bryant's brief and successful tenure as Kentucky football coach hasn't been matched since his departure 55 years ago. The Wildcats have occasionally reached a bowl or two in the decades that followed, but never three straight. That was territory only Bear's boys reached.

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Kentucky Speedway Has New Owners

Posted: 12/31/2008 - Speedway Motorsports, Inc. has added Kentucky Speedway to its portfolio of motorsports facilities, expanding its geographic reach into the Midwest.

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Hartline Ready For Fresh Start

Posted: 12/31/2008 - Because Kentucky quarterback Mike Hartline lacks the arm strength of his predecessor and the foot speed of a freshman teammate, he spent much of the season trying to escape not one shadow, but two.

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UNLV Upsets #18th Ranked Louisville

Posted: 12/31/2008 - Oscar Bellfield hit an acrobatic layup with 16.1 seconds remaining to lift UNLV to a stunning 56-55 win over No. 18 Louisville on Wednesday.

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UK Hoops Gets 8th Win Of The Season

Posted: 12/31/2008 - Senior center Eleia Roddy (Columbia, Ohio) charted her fifth consecutive double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds to lead four other Kentucky players in double figures in a 82-60 win over IUPUI Tuesday night in Memorial Coliseum.

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Lexington Catholic Tops Clark County

Updated: 12/31/2008 - Lexington Catholic's Vee Sanford turned the Republic Bank Holiday Classic into his own personal showcase. The junior guard scored a game-high 31 points as the Knights beat Clark County in the tournament finals, 70 - 51. (Other Area Scores Inside)

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Morehead State Knocks Off ETSU On The Road

Posted: 12/30/2008 - Leon Buchanan scored 23 points Maze Stallworth added 22 points to lead Morehead State to a 71-61 win at East Tennessee on Tuesday (Dec. 30).

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Liggins Speaks

Posted: 12/30/2008 - Kentucky guard DeAndre Liggins admits he was worried about his future with the Wildcats when he refused to enter a game in Las Vegas last month.

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Cats Practice In Memphis, Cobb Out

Updated: 12/28/2008 - The Kentucky football team convened in Memphis, Tenn., a day earlier than required and began practice for the AutoZone Liberty Bowl on Sunday afternoon. The Wildcats worked out for two hours and 20 minutes at Rhodes College. The weather was beautiful, with sunny skies and temperatures in the high 40s, but footing was slippery on fields made soggy by a heavy rainstorm Saturday night.

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Kentucky's Second Season Ahead

Updated: 12/28/2008 - From a shocking loss to VMI to a gut-wrenching win over Florida Atlantic and all the blowouts in between, Kentucky's non-conference schedule has offered a little bit of everything. But, any way you measure it, year two of the Billy Gillispie era has undoubtedly started far more smoothly than year one did. Kentucky (10-3) has just one more low-profile tuneup Monday against Central Michigan before the stakes get considerably higher. January begins with a date with arch rival Louisville, then the slate of Southeastern Conference games.

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Patterson's double-double leads Cats past FAU

Posted: 12/28/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Patrick Patterson had 27 points and 14 rebounds for his eighth double-double of the season and Kentucky held off persistent Florida Atlantic 76-69 Saturday afternoon.

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Kentucky Prep Scores 12/26

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Lexington Catholic Holiday Classic George Rogers Clark 69, Hopkins Co. Central 50 Lex. Christian 69, Knott Co. Central 56 Lexington Catholic 58, Newport Central Catholic 51 Lou. DuPont Manual 66, Adair Co. 56 Lou. St. Xavier 56, Madisonville-North Hopkins 48 Lou. Trinity 73, Boone Co. 68 McCreary Central 79, Perry Co. Central 70 PLUS MORE!!!

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Cats Rolling. 9 Wins in 10 Games

Updated: 12/26/2008 - Kentucky (9-3) has won nine of 10 after season-opening losses to Virginia Military Institute and No. 1 North Carolina. It is playing with the kind of confidence and fire not seen since Rick Pitino stalked the sidelines a decade ago.

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Meeks, Patterson power Cats past Tenn. State

Posted: 12/23/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Unbelievable. Jodie Meeks did it again. It didn't matter that it was a change of venue or that he already shattered a laundry list of records at Freedom Hall on Saturday – Meeks wanted more Monday night, and he got it. After putting up 46 points on Saturday, the most ever by a Wildcat at Freedom Hall, Meeks poured in another 32 Monday night at Rupp Arena, fueling UK (9-3) to a 102-58 win over Tennessee State (3-7).

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Patterson, Meeks Pave Way to UK Blowout

Posted: 12/23/2008 - Patterson scored a career-high 33 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Meeks had 32 points and six boards as Kentucky dominated the overmatched Tigers 102-58 on Monday for its fourth straight victory.

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UK Hoops Tops UC-Santa Barbara 69-59

Updated: 12/21/2008 - Kentucky jumped out to a quick lead and never let up, cruising to a 69-58 victory over Santa Barbara in the first meeting between the two teams.

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Meeks Leads The Way In UK Win

Posted: 12/20/2008 - Jodie Meeks scored a career-high 46 points as Kentucky blew out Appalachian State 93-69 on Saturday.

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