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Cats return to practice, Georgia next

Updated: 10/16/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team hit the Tim Couch Practice Fields on Tuesday on a picture-perfect day in Lexington, Ky., to begin its preparation for No. 12/13 Georgia on Saturday at 7 p.m. ET inside Commonwealth Stadium. The game will serve as UK’s annual Homecoming and will be Dermontti Dawson Day.

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UK tickets on sale Tuesday

Updated: 10/16/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Tickets for Kentucky’s first five home men’s basketball games will go on sale Tuesday, October 16th at 6:00 p.m. On Tuesday evening, tickets will first be available online at www.ticketmaster.com or by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000.

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Joker talks to Barnhart, Towles doubtful

Updated: 10/16/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - (WKYT) UK coach Joker Phillips said Monday he speaks to athletics director Mitch Barnhart a couple of times every week, and Barnhart is encouraging but Phillips said his future as coach has not been discussed. Phillips also called freshman quarterback Patrick Towles doubtful for Saturday's game with Georgia.

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UK game terminated due to weather; Arkansas wins 49-7

Updated: 10/13/2012 - FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Tyler Wilson was 23 of 31 passing for 372 yards and a career-high five touchdowns to lead Arkansas to a 49-7 win over Kentucky in a game shortened by severe weather.

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Big Blue Madness tips off new basketball season

Updated: 10/13/2012 - Repeating his take that Kentucky fans are crazy during Big Blue Madness, Wildcats coach John Calipari also acknowledged their justification to go wild.

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Wiltjer says he'll be better

Updated: 10/11/2012 - UK sophomore Kyle Wiltjer says he plans to be better in the upcoming season. Coming off the bench as a freshman Wiltjer showed what he culd do beyond the 3-point line but he believes several parts of his game have improved.

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UK adds Young to 2013 haul

Updated: 10/11/2012 - University of Kentucky coach John Calipari continues his recruiting haul for the Class of 2013. Left-handed forward James Young is the newest addition. On Thursday, Young made his decision known on ESPNU.

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"DY9NASTY/ IT'S TIME FOR 9" t-shirts

Posted: 10/11/2012 - "DY9NASTY/ IT'S TIME FOR 9" t-shirts to the first 200 people at Wildcat Wearhouse on South Broadway Friday, 10/12 at 5:30 pm; prior to Big Blue Madness

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James Young reportedly will pick UK

Updated: 10/11/2012 - The Detroit News reported late Wednesday night, that sources say 5-star recruit James Young will pick Kentucky over Michigan State. Young is to make his announcement Thursday at 5pm on ESPNU.

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Former Wildcat Rollins dead at 89

Updated: 10/11/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) – Kenny Rollins, a member of Kentucky’s Fabulous Five, died on Tuesday. He was 89.

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Davis shines in Hornets exhibition

Updated: 10/09/2012 - NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Anthony Davis had 22 points, nine rebounds and blocked a shot, and the New Orleans Hornets defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 97-82 in a preseason game Tuesday night.

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Jarrod Polson looks ahead

Updated: 10/09/2012 - Lexington,, Ky. (WKYT) - Only Jon Hood has been on the Wildcat squad longer than Jarrod Polson. The junior out of West Jessamine High School has played a strong role in practice and he wold like to take it to the games.

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UK coordinators look ahead to Arkansas

Updated: 10/09/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team hit the practice fields for the first time this week to begin preparation for its Southeastern Conference contest with Arkansas on Saturday in Fayetteville. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. ET at Donald. W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium.

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Poythress talented and versatile

Updated: 10/08/2012 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - As the week of Big Blue Madness arrives Kentucky fans are eager to see freshman Alex Poythress. The 6-7 wing out of Clarksville, Tennessee brings a ton of talent to the court and could play three positions, small forward, power forward, or shooting guard.

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No. 20 Bulldogs roll past Kentucky 27-14

Posted: 10/06/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Tyler Russell passed for two touchdowns and Mississippi State held Kentucky to just 228 yards on offense, leading the No. 20 Bulldogs to a 27-14 victory Saturday.

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Mays arrives at UK, makes big step up

Updated: 10/05/2012 - Julius Mays has only one season of eligibility left, he wanted to play at the highest level and he will as a Kentucky Wildcat. The shooting guard from Marion, Indiana will give the Cats a good outside shot and experience in the upcoming season.

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Sanders, Nelmons named UK game captains

Posted: 10/05/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips has announced that junior tailback Raymond Sanders and senior defensive back Martavius Neloms have been named game captains for Kentucky’s Southeastern Conference matchup on Saturday against No. 19/20 Mississippi State at 12:21 p.m. ET.

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