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Aaron Boyd finds success, close bond with Shane

Updated: 09/10/2012 - After two games senior Aaron Boyd is Kentucky's leading receiver. Boyd caught 11 passes against Kent State and his brother Shane, a former Wildcat was on hand to see it.

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Joker looks ahead to WKU Saturday

Updated: 09/10/2012 - Lexington, KY. (WKYT) - UK coach Joker Phillips Talked about his team Monday afternoon as the Cats begin getting ready to play Western Kentucky Saturday night at Commonwealth Stadium. Kickoff is at 7:00pm.

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Offense Erupts in 47-14 Smashing of Kent State

Updated: 09/09/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Maxwell Smith threw for 354 yards and four touchdowns to lead Kentucky to a 47-14 smashing of Kent State in the 2012 home opener, on Saturday night at Commonwealth Stadium.

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Cal announces Drake will coach in Rupp

Updated: 09/07/2012 - UK Coach John Calipari announced on Twitter Thursday night that rapper and entertainer Drake will be a coach when the UK Alumni games are played September 15th in Rupp Arena.

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Gearing up for game day

Updated: 09/07/2012 - With less than 48 hours until game time, preparations are in full swing to address safety concerns for the football season.

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Newcomers could see more playing time for UK

Updated: 09/07/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - To prevent big-yardage allowances from becoming an old habit, Kentucky's defense could have a new look for Saturday night's home opener against Kent State.

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Johnson held out of Bills practice

Posted: 09/06/2012 - ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Stevie Johnson has been held out of practice because of a groin injury, leaving the Buffalo Bills' top receiver's status uncertain for their season-opening game at the New York Jets this weekend.

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Miller signs with Hornets

Updated: 09/06/2012 - The New Orleans Hornets announced Thursday they have signed 2012 second-round pick Darius Miller. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Williams will miss Kent State game

Updated: 09/07/2012 - Senior tailback CoShik Williams will miss UK's home opener on Saturday due to an injury. Coach Joker Phillips made the announcement following Thursday's practice.

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Joker talks defense, looks for improvement against Kent State

Updated: 09/07/2012 - UK coach Joker Phillips came off the practice field Wednesday and talked about his team's defensive woes and the importance of putting a good performance on the field Saturday night. Kentucky plays Kent State in Commonwealth Stadium with kickoff at 7:30.

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Cats face short week, then Kent State

Updated: 09/04/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team hit the practice fields for the first time Tuesday since its season-opener, focusing on fine tuning things on both sides of the ball before opening up the home schedule on Saturday against Kent State at 7:30 p.m. ET.

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Boyd grateful for opportunity to start against Kent State

Updated: 09/07/2012 - Senior Aaron Boyd will get the start alongside La'Rod King at wide receiver when the Wildcats host Kent State this Saturday. "He'll be a starter," coach Joker Phillips announced on Tuesday. "Other guys will play, but Aaron deserves to start."

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UK football comes up short against Louisville

Updated: 09/02/2012 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Jeremy Wright rushed for 105 yards and three touchdowns and Teddy Bridgewater passed for 232, helping No. 25 Louisville start the season strong with a 32-14 victory against rival Kentucky on Sunday.

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Lindley, other Cats cut by NFL teams

Posted: 09/01/2012 - The Philadelphia Eagles cut former Wildcat Trevard Lindley on Saturday to make room for offensive lineman Nathan Menkin.

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UK Alumni Charity Game tickets on sale

Updated: 08/31/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Tickets for the Sept. 15, UK basketball Alumni Charity Game at Rupp Arena go on sale Friday, beginning at 10:00 a.m. ET.

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Cats put finishing touches on preparation

Updated: 08/30/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips and the UK football team are putting the finishing touches on their preparation for the season-opening tilt at in-state foe Louisville on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. ET on ESPN.

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UK takes off pads, will be ready for rain

Updated: 08/29/2012 - After going through a physical practice Tuesday, Joker Phillips had his team take the pads off Wednesday morning as they prepared for their season opener with Louisville. Phillips also said his team will prepare for the possibility of wet conditions Sunday.

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Louisville outlasts No. 10 Kentucky in wild finish

Posted: 08/29/2012 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The No. 10 Kentucky volleyball team suffered a heartbreaking 3-1 (21-25, 25-23, 25-15, 30-28) loss to Louisville at the KFC Yum! Center on Wednesday in front of 5,007 fans in a wild affair. UK claimed the opening set and the Cardinals fired back to win the next three including outlasting the Blue and White 30-28 in the fourth frame to claim the match. With tonight’s win, the home squad has claimed the match in each of the last four seasons.

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Dez Wells reportedly on UK campus

Updated: 08/29/2012 - Multiple sources reported Wednesday that former Xavier guard Dez Wells was on the UK campus today. Wells was expelled from Xavier for a violation of the student code of conduct, but a grand jur ydeclined to indict Wells of a criminal offense.

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Football Wildcats, it says here, will win games, show ‘progress’

Posted: 08/29/2012 - Posing the question takes but a second or two: “Can Joker survive?” And we’ve heard it all summer. The answer will take about a dozen weeks to present itself – more or less. That’s a long time, but fear not - we’re here to answer your queries before they inflate the first football.

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