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Morehead State wins at home

Posted: 01/19/2008 - MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Leon Buchanan and Maze Stallworth scored 20 points to lead Morehead State in a win over Jacksonville State today, 85-70. The Eagles went on an 11-0 run to end the first half. Kenneth Faried added 13 points and 13 rebounds for Morehead State.

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Harmon takes over at Tates Creek

Updated: 01/18/2008 - Mike Harmon, who played high school football for Roy Walton at Tates Creek in the late 80's, is going home. Harmon was introduced as the Commodores' new football coach Friday afternoon, taking over for Mark Willoughby, who resigned following the season.

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Jasper, Meeks Limited in Practice

Posted: 01/18/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky guards Derrick Jasper and Jodie Meeks are practicing in a limited role, but their status for Saturday's game at Florida remains up in the air.

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Phillips Designated Future Head Coach

Posted: 01/18/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Joker Phillips, currently the offensive coordinator and wide receivers coach for the University of Kentucky football team, has been designated as UK’s head coach of the future, Director of Athletics Mitch Barnhart announced Friday.

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Brooks Receives Extension, Raise

Posted: 01/18/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky head coach Rich Brooks has received a contact extension through the 2011 season and will receive a raise in pay to $1.6 million per year, UK Director of Athletics Mitch Barnhart announced Friday.

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UK set to announce Phillips as Brooks' successor

Updated: 01/18/2008 - UK has called a 4 p.m. news conference for Friday afternoon, where it is expected Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart and UK President Lee Todd will make two major announcements.

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Parker leads Vols past UK women

Posted: 01/17/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Candace Parker scored 23 points and No. 2 Tennessee weathered a sloppy start to pull away from Kentucky 65-40 Thursday night.

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UK Baseball Ranked 25th Preseason

Posted: 01/17/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the second time this season, the Kentucky baseball team has earned a preseason national ranking, checking in at No. 25 in the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association preseason top-30, the organization announced Thursday.

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Kaumeyer Named Defensive Backs Coach

Posted: 01/17/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thom Kaumeyer, whose varied experiences include stints as a Division I defensive coordinator, junior-college head coach, National Football League player, and NFL assistant coach, is the new defensive backs coach at the University of Kentucky, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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Football Wildcats pick up another verbal commitment

Updated: 01/17/2008 - Rich Brooks has picked up another verbal commitment. Leesburg (FL) linebacker Danny Trevathan made an official visit to UK over the weekend and said he would sign with the Wildcats on NCAA Signing Day, Feb. 6.

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UK Hoops Host No. 2 Tennessee Thursday

Posted: 01/16/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to extend its three-game winning streak when the Wildcats play host to No. 2 Tennessee Thursday, Jan. 17 in Memorial Coliseum. The game will be aired live on the Big Blue Sports Radio Network with Neil Price. Tip off is set for 7 p.m. EST.

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Scott Named SEC Field Athlete of the Week

Posted: 01/16/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky track and field athlete Rashaud Scott (Bronx, N.Y.) was named the Southeastern Conference’s Track and Field Male Field Athlete of the Week after his Kentucky Invitational victories in the men’s weight throw and shot put, the league office in Birmingham, Ala., announced Tuesday.

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Bulldogs reject Cats, 69-64

Updated: 01/16/2008 - STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) -- Every time Jarvis Varnado rejected another Kentucky shot he could feel Mississippi State gaining strength. It happened often.

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Gritty Cats come up short in Starkville

Posted: 01/15/2008 - Joe Crawford and Ramel Bradley combined for 44 points but Mississippi State hit free throws down the stretch to hold on for a 69-64 victory over Kentucky Tuesday night in Starkville.

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Bengals Hire Defensive Coordinator

Posted: 01/15/2008 - The Bengals today filled the team’s defensive coordinator position with the hiring of Mike Zimmer, who has been an NFL coordinator for the past eight seasons.

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Mackey allowed to stay in Ohio school

Posted: 01/15/2008 - GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) - A former central Kentucky basketball star may remain enrolled at Cincinnati's Harmony Community School while his drug case is going through the courts.

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Former Wildcat Tabbed White Sox Prospect

Posted: 01/15/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky baseball standout and Lexington native John Shelby has been tabbed as the eighth-best prospect in the Chicago White Sox Organization, Baseball America announced.

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Morriss turns down Boyle Co.

Posted: 01/14/2008 - Former UK coach Guy Morriss will not be the next head coach at Boyle Co. Athletic director Jim Spears told 27 SportsFirst that the coach informed Boyle Co. administrators Monday afternoon of his decision.

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Jasper, Meeks May Miss Tuesday's Game

Posted: 01/14/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky may be without guards Derrick Jasper and Jodie Meeks on Tuesday when the Wildcats travel to Mississippi State.

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High School Basketball Rankings

Posted: 01/14/2008 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school basketball polls, with first-place votes, records, and total points:

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Dunlap Named SEC Freshman of the Week

Posted: 01/14/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky’s Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) was named the Southeastern Conference’s Freshman of the Week for the second time this season after averaging 11.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, and 3.5 blocks in the Wildcats’ two league wins last week, the league office in Birmingham, Ala., announced Monday.

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Gross Sales Top $70 Million at Keeneland

Posted: 01/14/2008 - Lexington, KY (January 13, 2008) – The sale of four horses for more than $1 million contributed to gross sales of $70.4 million at Keeneland’s January Horses of All Ages Sale, which ended Sunday.

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