WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | Sports

More Headlines

Floreal named UK track & field coach

Updated: 07/09/2012 - After a successful six-year stint as director of track and field at Stanford, Edrick Floreal has been named the head coach of the University of Kentucky men’s and women’s track and field teams, UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart announced Monday.

Read More

Alex Meyer pitches in MLB Futures Game

Posted: 07/08/2012 - Former Kentucky star right-hander Alex Meyer became the third former Wildcat and the second UK pitcher to play in the MLB Futures Game in the last two years.

Read More

Davis fails to make U.S. national team

Updated: 07/08/2012 - Five members of the gold medal winning lineup at the 2008 Bejing Games were included in the 12-man U.S. Olympic basketball team announced by USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo on Saturday.

Read More

Holmes three shots off lead at Greenbrier

Posted: 07/07/2012 - WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) - U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson shot a 5-under 65 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Greenbrier Classic.

Read More

Kidd-Gilchrist signs first pro contract

Updated: 07/07/2012 - The Charlotte Bobcats have signed No. 2 overall pick Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, which will allow the rookie small forward to participate in summer-league practices and games starting Tuesday in Las Vegas.

Read More

Davis attends USA workout

Posted: 07/06/2012 - LAS VEGAS (AP) - The U.S. men's Olympic basketball team has opened training camp and quickly had its first injury.

Read More

UK's Maile named honorable mention All-American

Posted: 07/06/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After leading Kentucky with 12 homers and 51 RBI during its historic 2012 campaign, junior catcher Luke Maile has been named honorable mention All-America by College Baseball Insider, it was announced on Friday morning.

Read More

Calipari's Cats to face Lafayette in November

Updated: 07/06/2012 - EASTON, Pa. – Lafayette College head coach Fran O'Hanlon released the 2012-13 men's basketball schedule on Thursday and the campaign is highlighted by several high-profile non-conference matchups, including a meeting with the reigning national champion Kentucky Wildcats.

Read More

Barnhart to climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Updated: 07/06/2012 - Later this month UK Athletics Director is planning to climb Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa, the highest solitary peak in the world.

Read More

Transy, UK exhibition game announced

Posted: 07/05/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - For the second year in a row, Transylvania's men's basketball team will take on the University of Kentucky in an exhibition game at Rupp Arena.

Read More

Miller to play with Hornets Summer League team

Posted: 07/05/2012 - NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Hornets first-round pick Austin Rivers and third-year pro Al-Farouq Aminu are among those who've been named to New Orleans' Las Vegas summer league roster.

Read More

Davis to report to Team USA

Updated: 07/03/2012 - Yahoo! Sports reported Tuesday night that No. 1 draft pick Anthony Davis, despite a sprained ankle, will report to the Team USA training camp later this week.

Read More

UK's Henderson inks new 5-year deal

Posted: 07/03/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky baseball coach Gary Henderson, who directed the Wildcats to a school-record 45-win season in 2012, has signed a new five-year contract, UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart announced Tuesday.

Read More

Former Wildcat Johnson helps USA to World Cup win

Posted: 07/03/2012 - OKLAHOMA CITY.– For the sixth time in the history of the event the United States captured the World Cup of Softball held in Oklahoma City. UK’s assistant coach and former All-America player, Molly Johnson, started five contests in the event and ended the series on a three-game hitting streak.

Read More

Calipari creates Coach Cal Book Club

Posted: 07/03/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari is recommending his favorite books to visitors to his website, which has created the "Coach Cal Book Club."

Read More

UK football announces women's clinic

Updated: 07/02/2012 - Coach Joker Phillips and the University of Kentucky football staff will host the 2012 women’s football clinic on Saturday, July 28 at the UK football facilities.

Read More

Henderson signs new contract with UK

Updated: 07/02/2012 - UK baseball coach Gary Henderson has agreed to a new five year contract with the school. The Wildcats won a school record 45 games last season advancing to the NCAA tournament.

Read More

Teague introduced in Chicago

Updated: 07/02/2012 - DEERFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Marquis Teague got a taste of big-time basketball last season, helping Kentucky win an NCAA title as a freshman. Now he's on an even bigger stage in Chicago with the Bulls, a step that will require him to pick his game up even more.

Read More

Davis sprains ankle, awaits evaluation

Updated: 07/02/2012 - Anthony Davis has a left ankle sprain that must be evaluated later this week before he can practice with the U.S. team.

Read More

Crawford joins EKU staff

Updated: 07/02/2012 - RICHMOND, Ky. - Eastern Kentucky University head men's basketball coach Jeff Neubauer announced today that Rodney Crawford has joined the Colonel coaching staff for the upcoming 2012-13 season.

Read More

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability
Gray Television, Inc.