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UK's Lilttrell named to PItcher of Year watch list

Posted: 04/25/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky sophomore southpaw Corey Littrell has been named to the initial watch list for the College Baseball Hall of Fame National Pitcher of the Year, it was announced.

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Strickland staying at UK

Updated: 04/25/2012 - Rod Strickland, special assistant to UK coach John Calipari, is not leaving to join Larry Brown's staff at SMU.

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Cards pound Cats 10-2

Updated: 04/24/2012 - No. 20 Louisville took advantage of a pair of unearned runs in the top of the first inning, opening the game up with a six-run third inning for a 10-2 win over No. 1 Kentucky to sweep the two-game season series.

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Reds honor UK's championship

Updated: 04/24/2012 - Coach John Calipari threw a ceremonial pitch - a strike to infielder Todd Frazier - as the Cincinnati Reds honored Kentucky's eighth national basketball championship.

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Maile named SEC co-player of the week

Posted: 04/23/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After belting two homers and hitting .462 during a four-game week, Kentucky junior catcher Luke Maile has been named Southeastern Conference Co-Player of the Week, it was announced on Monday afternoon by the league office.

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UK baseball edges LSU, 7-6 to claim the series

Posted: 04/22/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Freshman Austin Cousino collected a team-best three hits and Zac Zellers launched his fifth homer of the year to lead No. 2 Kentucky to a series-clinching 7-6 win in the rubber match over No. 1 LSU, in front of 3,086 fans on an overcast Sunday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Cats complete spring drills with Blue-White game

Posted: 04/21/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Since Kentucky ended its 2011 season with a historic win over Tennessee, a lot about the defense responsible for that victory has changed.

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Baseball Wildcats take game two from LSU, 8-1

Posted: 04/21/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Behind home runs from Austin Cousino and Luke Maile and a quality start from Jerad Grundy, No. 2 Kentucky posted an 8-1 win over No. 1 LSU to even the series, snapping LSU’s league leading eight-game winning streak and forcing a rubber match in the finale, on an overcast Saturday afternoon in front of 2,625 at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Walk-Off in extra frames dooms Wildcats

Posted: 04/21/2012 - STARKVILLE, Miss. – The Kentucky softball team dropped a heartbreaking 2-1 contest in extra innings to Mississippi State on Saturday afternoon. The Bulldogs converted a walk-off one-out RBI-single in the home half of the extra frame to prevail and capture the series. Kentucky stranded nine runners in scoring position in the contest.

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National Championship trophy available to fans Saturday

Posted: 04/19/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Before No. 2 Kentucky baseball’s game with No. 1 LSU on Saturday, fans are invited to come to Cliff Hagan Stadium and get their pictures taken with the 2011-12 men’s basketball national championship trophy. The trophy will be on display until first pitch, slated for 2 p.m. ET.

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UK's Gott named to Stopper of the Year Award list

Posted: 04/19/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky sophomore right-hander Trevor Gott has been named to the midseason watch list for the eighth annual National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Stopper of the Year Award, given to the top reliever in college baseball, it was announced by the NCBWA on Thursday afternoon.

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Noel signs with Wildcats

Posted: 04/19/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball program has added the nation’s top recruit in Nerlens Noel, head coach John Calipari announced on Thursday.

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Baseball Cats host top-ranked LSU

Posted: 04/19/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In a matchup of the hottest teams in college baseball, the two clubs tied atop the Southeastern Conference standings will face off in the nation’s premier weekend series, with No. 2 Kentucky hosting No. 1 LSU, starting Friday at 6:30 p.m. ET at Cliff Hagan Stadium. The series will resume on Saturday at 2 p.m. ET and conclude on Sunday at 1 p.m. ET at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Former Wildcat players to help with Calipari Pro Camps

Posted: 04/19/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The UK men’s basketball program has announced the line-up of former Wildcats for the 2012 John Calipari Prasco Pro Camps, where seven former Wildcats will join campers for four days in early August.

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UK's Mitchell responds to Summitt announcement

Posted: 04/18/2012 - UK coach Matthew Mitchell, who got his start in coaching under Tennessee's Pat Summitt, responded Wednesday to the announcement that Summitt was retiring.

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UK to sell surplus gear

Posted: 04/17/2012 - UK Athletics will sell all types of surplus apparel and equipment during the Blue/White Game on Saturday.

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