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Cal talks all things UK

Posted: 08/16/2012 - UK coach John Calipari sat down with 27 SportsFirst to discuss the upcoming season and life after a national championship.

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Former Wildcat Emery joins tennis coaching staff

Posted: 08/14/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After a decorated playing career and several successful coaching and instructing stops over the past few years, including serving as the Wildcats’ volunteer assistant coach last season, Matt Emery has joined Cedric Kauffmann’s staff as assistant coach, Kauffmann announced on Tuesday.

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UK women release non-conference basketball schedule

Posted: 08/14/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team is set to face a tough non-conference schedule in 2012-13, one that features nine home games, including a matchup with DePaul in Rupp Arena, and road games at Baylor and Louisville. The Wildcats, who will face eight teams that advanced to postseason play, will also travel to southern California for two games in mid-December.

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Saturday scrimmage important for the Cats

Updated: 08/10/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky coach Joker Phillips said on Friday that he's almost ready to name a starter at quarterback. The Cats will conduct their first scrimmage of fall practice on Saturday and the coach says the workout could help speed up his decision.

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UK basketball schedule highlighted by traditional rival home games

Updated: 08/10/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Southeastern Conference announced its new-look 14-team, 18-game men’s basketball schedule for the 2012-13 season Friday afternoon and UK’s slate is highlighted by traditional rival home games with Tennessee, Vanderbilt and Florida.

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Cal says Harrow will be challenged

Updated: 08/09/2012 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky fans can look forward to watching another No. 1 ranked recruiting class from John Calipari in the coming season. The can also look forward to watching point guard ryan harrow who will become eligible.

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Cats practice twice, scrimmage Saturday

Updated: 08/09/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team completed its first two-a-day practice schedule of fall camp on Thursday with a run-heavy practice in the morning, followed by a pass-heavy practice in the afternoon, according to head coach Joker Phillips.

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Lowery young and talented UK safety

Updated: 08/09/2012 - Mike Cassity returns to UK this season as defensive backs coach and he'll be depending on some young players to come through in the secondary. Among them is sophomore safety Ashely Lowery.

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Ice cream surprise follows practice

Updated: 08/08/2012 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - The Kentucky Wildcats enjoyed a surprise after Wednesday afternoon's practice, the first in full pads. Joker Phillips is so pleased with his team's effort through the first five days of fall camp he treated the team to ice cream.

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Noel tells CBS Sports he's eligible

Updated: 08/08/2012 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - UK freshman big man Nerlens Noel says he's eligible. Coach John Calipari never expressed any concern that Noel would be coming to Lexington but he did need to take two summer school courses to meet NCAA Standards.

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Cal knows pressure will be on

Updated: 08/08/2012 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - UK Coach John Calipari will be coming out with another brand new team next season and one that will again be picked to contend nationally. Cal knows the pressure will be on.

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Bulls announce Teague signing

Updated: 08/09/2012 - CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Bulls say they have signed first-round draft pick Marquis Teague.

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ESPN GameDay to return to Rupp

Updated: 08/08/2012 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - ESPN GameDay visited Rupp Arena during John Calipari's first season and the popular show will make a return on February 23rd when the Wildcats play SEC newcomer Missouri.

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Tennessee pitcher commits to UK

Updated: 08/08/2012 - Knoxville, TN (WKYT) - UK baseball picked up a commitment from right-handed pitcher Trevor Clifton out of Heritage High School in Maryville, Tennessee. Clifton is from the same county that produced Randall Cobb.

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Joker talks special teams and depth chart

Updated: 08/07/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – When UK coach Joker Phillips took over the Wildcats’ program three years ago, he changed the name of UK’s special teams to “special forces." And after the team’s fourth practice of fall camp, Phillips talked a great deal about those “special forces” and the differences from last season.

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Cal raving about 7-foot freshman

Updated: 08/07/2012 - Lexington, Ky. (WKYT) - John Calipari's next Kentucky team practiced 16 times this summer and Cal came away raving about 7-foot freshman Willie Cauley-Stein. He did it again in an exclusive interview with WKYT.

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UK single game tickets available

Updated: 08/07/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky single-game football tickets for home games at Commonwealth Stadium went on sale Tuesday. Tickets are priced at $46 for SEC games and $41 for non-conference games.

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Tipoff time set for UK-Notre Dame

Updated: 08/07/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – With the Notre Dame-Kentucky men’s basketball matchup already selected as a part of the SEC/Big East Challenge, ESPN officially announced the tip for 7 p.m. ET on Nov. 29. The game will air live on ESPN2 on the campus of Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind.

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Teague inks deal with Bulls

Posted: 08/07/2012 - The Chicago Tribune is reporting that former Wildcat Marquis Teagues has signed a contract with the Bulls.

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