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Mathies, Novosel named to Player of the Year Watch List

Posted: 02/09/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The accolades continue to come in for University of Kentucky women’s basketball junior guard A’dia Mathies. One day after being named to the 2011-12 State Farm Wade Watch list, Mathies has been named to the U.S. Basketball Writers’ Association Midseason Watch list, as announced by the association Thursday.

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Former Wildcats named to NBA Rising Stars game

Posted: 02/08/2012 - NEW YORK -- Reigning Rookie of the Year Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers, the Cleveland Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving, the No. 1 overall selection in the 2011 NBA Draft, and Minnesota Timberwolves rookie Ricky Rubio, who ranks third overall in assists, lead a list of 18 players selected for the 2012 BBVA Rising Stars Challenge to be held on Friday, Feb. 24, in Orlando during NBA All-Star 2012.

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SEC commissioner says bowl system changes still years away

Posted: 02/08/2012 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The man who helped propose the plus-one plan to find a national champion in football says actual change remains a couple years away even if everyone can agree on changes to the Bowl Championship Series.

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Florida coach thinks Cats can win it all

Posted: 02/08/2012 - Can the Wildcats do it? Does UK have what it takes to win a national championship? Last night in Rupp Arena, John Calipari's team made a statement in beating Florida by 20.

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Liggins to remain with Orlando

Posted: 02/08/2012 - The Orlando Magic did not waive rookie combo guard DeAndre Liggins by Tuesday's 6 PM deadline, confirming the Kentucky product will remain on the team's roster for the rest of the regular season and fully guaranteeing his salary.

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UK destroys Florida 78-58

Updated: 02/08/2012 - Freshman Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 13 points and 13 rebounds and top-ranked Kentucky easily passed its toughest Southeastern Conference test to date with a 78-58 victory over No. 8 Florida on Tuesday night.

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No. 1 Kentucky tops No. 8 Florida 78-58

Updated: 02/07/2012 - Freshman Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 13 points and 13 rebounds and top-ranked Kentucky easily passed its toughest Southeastern Conference test to date with a 78-58 victory over No. 8 Florida on Tuesday night.

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Fans to get Davis poster at game tonight

Updated: 02/07/2012 - UK fans, cheering on the Cats tonight at Rupp Arena, will get a special memento of Freshman Anthony Davis to take home with them.

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Cats host Gators Tuesday night

Updated: 02/07/2012 - The Kentucky Wildcats return home Tuesday night for their first meeting of the season with the Florida Gators. Tipoff will be at 7pm on ESPN. Calipari's team goes in riding a fifteen game winning streak and is coming off an 86-52 rout of South Carolina.

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UK Women upset at LSU

Updated: 02/05/2012 - Adrienne Webb scored 16 of her 19 points in the second half and LSU snapped No. 6 Kentucky's 10-game winning streak with a 61-51 upset on Sunday.

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Wildcats smash South Carolina in Columbia, 86-52

Updated: 02/04/2012 - Anthony Davis had 22 points, eight rebounds and eight blocks as No. 1 Kentucky wiped away the memories of the last time the top-ranked Wildcats came to South Carolina with an 86-52 victory Saturday night.

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Davis leads No. 1 Kentucky past South Carolina, 86-52

Updated: 02/04/2012 - Anthony Davis had 22 points, eight rebounds and eight blocks as No. 1 Kentucky wiped away the memories of the last time the top-ranked Wildcats came to South Carolina with an 86-52 victory Saturday night.

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Dawson, Martin head list of Hall of Fame inductees

Posted: 02/04/2012 - CANTON, OHIO – The Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Selection Committee held its annual election meeting today and elected six individuals to the Class of 2012. Bringing the total number of members in the Hall of Fame to 273 are cornerback Jack Butler, center Dermontti Dawson, defensive end/linebacker Chris Doleman, defensive tackle Cortez Kennedy, running back Curtis Martin, and tackle Willie Roaf.

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Cats head to South Carolina Saturday

Updated: 02/03/2012 - John Calipari takes his number one ranked Wildcats to South Carolina this weekend. Tipoff will be at 6pm with the game televised by ESPN. Calipari said Friday he believes South Carolina is a better team than when the two teams played in January.

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Hood to redshirt

Posted: 02/03/2012 - Coach John Calipari announce on Friday that guard Jon Hood, who tore an ACL in the summer, will likely redshirt this season.

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Teague's play pleases Calipari

Updated: 02/03/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Marquis Teague's scoring average keeps dropping. It's just what top-ranked Kentucky has needed from its freshman point guard.

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No. 6 Kentucky women match best start in history

Updated: 02/02/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Freshman Bria Goss scored 19 points and No. 6 Kentucky matched its best start ever with an 82-41 victory over Mississippi on Thursday night.

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Joker Phillips signing day transcript

Posted: 02/01/2012 - COACH PHILLIPS: This past season has been a really good season and I say "season" past year, because this thing started a year ago. We didn't just all of the sudden begin to recruit. Recruiting is year round these days, and this staff did an unbelievable job of recruiting. The (recruiting) staff is made up of the coaching staff, their families, their wives did an unbelievable job, our support staff, the people in this building, and across the campus.

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Bogans signs with Nets

Updated: 02/01/2012 - The New Jersey Nets announced this morning the signing of free agent guard Keith Bogans. Terms of Bogans' contract were not made public by the Nets.

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Towles happy to be a Wildcat

Updated: 02/02/2012 - Highlands quarterback Patrick Towles leaves Highlands High School as one of the most decorated players in the school's history. Coach Dale Mueller says Towles tops the list of a long line of great players.

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