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Lofton a finalist for Wooden Award

Posted: 04/01/2008 - The 2008 John R. Wooden Award All-America team was announced today by Wooden Award Chairman Richard "Duke" Llewellyn at The Los Angeles Athletic Club. The five finalists for the Wooden Award will be invited to Los Angeles for the Wooden Award Gala, to be held April 11, 2008, at the Los Angeles Downtown Sheraton Hotel.

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Tennessee's Pearl Addresses Rumors

Updated: 04/02/2008 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl issued a statement to address rumors that he might consider another coaching job, saying the only school he's interested in talking about is Tennessee.

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Hopson commits to Tennessee

Updated: 04/01/2008 - 27 SportsFirst has learned that University Heights forward Scotty Hopson has given a verbal commitment to Bruce Pearl and Tennessee.

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Horn introduced as Carolina coach

Posted: 04/01/2008 - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's new basketball coach Darrin Horn said Tuesday he intends to win the Southeastern Conference and make the Gamecocks a force nationally.

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"Mr. Wildcat" Made a Difference

Updated: 04/01/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - There were days when Ramel Bradley would trudge onto the practice court at Kentucky and just be out of it. No energy, no bounce, none of the confident swagger that defined the scrappy guard's career.

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UK players, coach remember Mr. Wildcat

Posted: 04/01/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - There were days when Ramel Bradley would trudge onto the practice court at Kentucky and just be out of it. No energy, no bounce, none of the confident swagger that defined the scrappy guard's career.

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Former Wildcat Marvin Stone Dies

Updated: 04/01/2008 - The agent for Marvin Stone has confirmed the former UK Wildcat and Louisville Cardinal has died. Hirant Manakian, who is listed as the agent for Stone, says that Stone collapsed at halftime of a game in Saudi Arabia and died. He was 27-years-old.

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Sutton out as coach at Oklahoma State

Posted: 04/01/2008 - Oklahoma State is reportedly in the market for a new men's basketball coach, as several news outlets in Oklahoma say Sean Sutton is out after a two-year stint.

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Tubby Smith statement on Bill Keightley

Posted: 04/01/2008 - “Words can not describe what Mr. Keightley has meant to me and many others that have been involved with Kentucky Basketball. Mr. Keightley has been a confidant to so many coaches that have had the good fortune to sit along side him. That is what it has been, us sitting next to him, not him sitting next to us.

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South Carolina approves contract for Horn

Posted: 04/01/2008 - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina officials have approved a five-year, $800,000 annual contract for new basketball coach Darrin Horn.

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UK Equipment Manager Dies After Fall

Updated: 04/01/2008 - Kentucky basketball manager Bill Keightley, who was with the Wildcats for 48 seasons, died Monday in Cincinnati. He was 81.

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Horn Headed To SEC

Posted: 03/31/2008 - University of South Carolina board members have scheduled a meeting where they will reportedly discuss replacing retired basketball coach Dave Odom.

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AUDIO - Paintsville Senior To Walk On At Kentucky

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Landon Slone from Paintsville High School will walk on to play at UK. He told the UK coach the good news this afternoon. Listen to the interview with Slone by clicking on the link below.

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Cats Drop Rubber Match At South Carolina

Updated: 03/30/2008 - Phil Disher broke open a tie game in the bottom of the eighth inning with an RBI single – part of a four-run inning – giving the No. 7 South Carolina Gamecocks a 6-2 win over the No. 8 Kentucky Wildcats, securing the series on a chilly Sunday afternoon at Sarge Frye Field.

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Gridiron Bash Postponed

Updated: 03/30/2008 - The Gridiron Bash, a series of football pep rallies and concerts to be held at 16 schools across the nation, has been postponed by the event’s sponsor, MSL Sports and Entertainment. The University of Kentucky was scheduled to hold its version of the Gridiron Bash, including a concert by Wynonna Judd and Dierks Bentley, on April 18.

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UK Women Fall To Marquette In WNIT

Updated: 03/30/2008 - Krystal Ellis poured in a career-high 40 points to lead Marquette to a 69-64 win over Kentucky in the WNIT quarterfinals on Sunday. Ellis knocked down five 3-pointers and went 13 of 14 at the free-throw line for the Golden Eagles (19-14), who will play either Texas Christian or Colorado in the semifinals later this week.

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Louisville Falls Short of Final Four

Updated: 03/29/2008 - CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - This time, North Carolina got to celebrate instead of heading to the locker room to wait for next year. Tyler Hansbrough and his top-seeded Tar Heels just wouldn't be denied a trip to the Final Four again.

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Horsemen Rout Daytona Beach

Posted: 03/29/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Lexington quarterback Eddie Eviston threw five touchdown passes Saturday and ran for another as the Horsemen defeated Daytona Beach 48-12 on Saturday in Rupp Arena. The game marked the first for both teams as members of arenafootball2.

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Horn To Interview With South Carolina

Posted: 03/29/2008 - BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Western Kentucky coach Darrin Horn, who led the Hilltoppers on a nice run in the NCAA tournament, will interview for the job at South Carolina.

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Adam Leonard Leaving EKU

Posted: 03/29/2008 - Rumors have been swirling for the past week about the possible departure of guard Adam Leonard from the Eastern Kentucky University basketball team. And on Friday the sophomore, who has played such a big role in the Colonels’ success the past two seasons, confirmed that he has indeed decided to transfer. “

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Reds Win Spring Training Finale'

Posted: 03/29/2008 - SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Javier Valentin hit a three-run homer, leading the Cincinnati Reds to an 8-4 victory today over the Tampa Bay Rays in the spring training finale for both teams.

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