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Williamson makes Titans roster; other Cats cut

Posted: 08/30/2014 - Former UK linebacker Avery Williamson has made the Tennessee Titans 53-man roster. The rookie was selected in the fourth round of this year's draft.

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UK cheerleader injured in fall

Updated: 08/30/2014 - Saturday's football game at Commonwealth Stadium was halted during the fourth quarter as medical personnel attended to an injured UK cheerleader on the sidelines.

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Towles enjoys big game in first start

Updated: 08/31/2014 - Kentucky sophomore quarterback Patrick Towles made his first career start one to remember. Towles led the Wildcats on Saturday to a 59-14 rout of Tennessee-Martin.

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Towles must be comfortable

Updated: 08/29/2014 - When Patrick Towles takes the field in the season opener to quarterback Kentucky he will be nervous. The plan is to keep him as comfortable as possible.

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UK women's SEC schedule released

Posted: 08/29/2014 - The Southeastern Conference announced its 14-team, 16-game women’s basketball schedule for the 2014-15 season on Thursday and Kentucky’s slate is highlighted by eight home matchups, including battles in Memorial Coliseum with Florida, Tennessee, Texas A&M and South Carolina as well as road matchups at LSU, Vanderbilt and Tennessee.

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UK announces gameday improvements

Updated: 08/29/2014 - On Saturday, UK football will open the second season of the Mark Stoops era against UT Martin. Just as coaches and players have prepared during the offseason, UK Athletics has worked to improve the game-day atmosphere at Commonwealth Stadium.

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EKU whips Robert Morris 29-10

Updated: 08/28/2014 - Eastern Kentucky piled up 407 yards rushing on the way to a convincing 29-10 victory over host Robert Morris Thursday night.

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Stoops alters game week practice

Updated: 08/29/2014 - Mark Stoops came off the practice field and said he was changing things up in his game week preparation.

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UK's Drake will forgo senior season

Posted: 08/28/2014 - Samantha Drake, who suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in her left knee last season, has decided not to play her senior season and will instead focus on her academics and graduating in the spring.

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Olympic gold medalist joins UK track staff

Posted: 08/28/2014 - The 2014-15 Kentucky track and field coaching staff will feature two Olympic Medalists and three former Olympians as Allen Johnson was announced as the program’s newest assistant coach on Thursday.

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UK-Buffalo basketball game time set

Posted: 08/28/2014 - The game time for the Kentucky-Buffalo contest slated for Sunday, Nov. 16 at Rupp Arena, has been set for noon ET on ESPNU.

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Cory Johnson amazed by Matt Elam's size

Updated: 08/28/2014 - Junior college transfer Cory Johnson is amazed by the size of freshman Matt Elam. Both will be in the mix at defensive tackle when Kentucky opens the season Saturday.

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Towles must handle pressure of starting at QB

Updated: 08/26/2014 - Patrick Towles will carry a lot of weight on his shoulders this weekend. He must handle the pressure of being Kentucky's starting quarterback Saturday.

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USA crushes Slovenia, Davis 18 points

Updated: 08/26/2014 - Anthony Davis scored 18 points and teamed with Kenneth Faried to dominate the inside, leading the U.S. national team to a 101-71 victory over Slovenia on Tuesday in its final exhibition game before the FIBA World Cup of Basketball.

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Miller and Cunningham suspended for opener

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Kentucky coach Mark Stoops has announced the suspensions of senior offensive tackle Darrian Miller and junior receiver Rashad Cunningham for Saturday's season opener against Tennessee-Martin.

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Stoops excited about season starting

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Mark Stoops hosted his first weekly news conference Monday, talking about how excited he is that a new season has arrived.

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Rick Eckstein named UK assistant coach

Updated: 08/25/2014 - Rick Eckstein, the hitting coach for the Washington Nationals for five seasons and most recently the player information coach for the Los Angeles Angels, has been hired as Kentucky’s new assistant coach, it was announced by UK head coach Gary Henderson on Monday.

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