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Reese Phillips commits to UK

Updated: 06/06/2012 - UK football has picked up its third commitment for 2013, Reese Phillips a quarterback out of Chattanooga, Tennessee.

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Mets take UK's Tim Peterson

Updated: 06/06/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky junior right-handed pitcher Tim Peterson has been picked in the 20th round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the New York Mets, going 620th overall, it was announced on Wednesday afternoon.

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UK's McCarthy drafted by White Sox

Updated: 06/06/2012 - Kentucky senior third baseman Thomas McCarthy – a 2011 first-team All-Southeastern Conference selection – has been picked by the Chicago White Sox in the 18th round of the 2012 MLB Draft, going No. 561 overall, it was announced on Wednesday afternoon.

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Rodriguez taken in the 9th round of MLB Draft by the New York Mets

Posted: 06/05/2012 - RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University senior shortstop Richie Rodriguez was drafted by the New York Mets on Tuesday in the ninth round and as the 290th overall pick of the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. Rodriguez was the first Ohio Valley Conference player taken off the board in this year’s draft.

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Twins take Taylor Rogers in 11th round

Updated: 06/05/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky junior southpaw Taylor Rogers has been picked in the 11th round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the Minnesota Twins, going No. 340 overall, it was announce on Tuesday evening.

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Luke Maile picked in eighth round by the Tampa Bay Rays

Posted: 06/05/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky junior catcher Luke Maile – a 2012 All-Southeastern Conference selection – has been picked in the eighth round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the Tampa Bay Rays, going No. 272 overall, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.

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Brian Adams selected in the eighth round of the MLB Draft

Posted: 06/05/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky junior centerfielder Brian Adams has been selected in the eighth round of the 2012 MLB Draft by the San Diego Padres, going as the 255th overall pick, it was announced on Tuesday afternoon.

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Calipari Tuesday Press Conference

Posted: 06/05/2012 - UK head coach John Calipari held a press conference Tuesday afternoon to introduce his new Fantasy Experience.

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Controversial homer ends UK baseball season

Posted: 06/04/2012 - GARY, IND. -- Minutes after the end of one of the most glorious seasons in UK baseball history, Gary Henderson shared with reporters the story of a candid moment from last season, which might have seen his tenure as the Wildcats’ head coach cut short. “(Athletics Director) Mitch Barnhart and I had a real personal moment last year, after about nine straight losses,” Henderson said. “You’re wondering if you can get this thing right.”

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Baseball Cats allow coach to relax - finally

Updated: 06/02/2012 - Judging by the response to reporters’ postings on Twitter and Facebook, Kentucky baseball fans were worried about their Wildcats, and why not? They’re down to their final loss in the NCAA regional, thanks to the 21-inning loss to Kent State – the longest NCAA tournament game in which a Southeastern Conference team has ever been involved. Imagine how their coach feels.

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UK defeats Valpo, 8-1, advances in NCAA Tourney

Updated: 06/02/2012 - After playing 21 innings less than 24 hours ago, the Kentucky Wildcats knock off Valparaiso, 8-1, in a loser's bracket game of the NCAA Tournament in Gary, Ind.

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UK falls in 21 innings, 7-6 to Kent State

Updated: 06/02/2012 - Kent State pushed across a run in the top of the 21st inning Friday and then held on to defeat Kentucky 7-6 in the opening game of the NCAA Tournament in the Gary, Ind. Regional.

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SEC backs 4-team playoff system

Posted: 06/01/2012 - DESTIN, Fla. (AP) - College football's most dominant conference has its wish list for a playoff.

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Davis to grace cover of SLAM magazine

Posted: 06/01/2012 - Former UK center Anthony Davis will be featured in the upcoming SLAM magazine. A picture of Davis wearing a New Orleans jersey is on the cover.

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UK to play Notre Dame in SEC/Big East Challenge

Posted: 06/01/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The UK men’s basketball team will take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Nov. 29 in the 2012 SEC/Big East Challenge, ESPN announced on Friday. The squads will meet in South Bend, Ind., at a time yet to be determined.

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Anthony Davis wants to play Kobe

Updated: 05/31/2012 - Anthony Davis went on The Dan Patrick Show this morning to talk about his NBA future. The player he'd most like to go against? Davis said he'd like to shut down Kobe Bryant.

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No. 11 UK opens NCAA with No. 25 Kent State

Posted: 05/31/2012 - GARY, Ind. -- The No. 11 Kentucky baseball team will open its seventh all-time NCAA Tournament by traveling to the NCAA Gary, Ind., Regional, opening up with No. 25 Kent State in the opener on Friday at 4 p.m. ET at the independent league US Steel Yard.

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Anthony Davis going back to New Orleans

Updated: 05/30/2012 - The New Orleans Hornets won the NBA draft lottery tonight in New York earning the right to take UK's Anthony Davis with the No. 1 pick.

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UK could still play IU this year

Updated: 05/30/2012 - Apparently Kentucky and Indiana could still play this season. UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart has responded to IU's letter that detailed an unsuccessful attempt to keep the series going. Barnhart concludes by saying he hopes the series can be continued in December.

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