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Cats practice in pads for first time

Posted: 08/10/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 2011 University of Kentucky football team held its first full-pads practice Tuesday, with second-year head coach Joker Phillips saying the team entered practice with one goal in mind: helping Kentucky get better.

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UK preview: Cats must find offensive production

Posted: 08/09/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips has spent the off-season picking up pieces on offense and defense. The second-year head coach had to replace a lot of offensive production: Quarterback Mike Hartline, running back Derrick Locke and wide receiver Chris Matthews all graduated, and junior wide receiver Randall Cobb left for the NFL Draft.

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Cal calls Lamb best player for next season

Updated: 08/08/2011 - UK coach John Calipari told ESPN's Andy Katz Monday guard Doron Lamb is his best player for next season. Calipari said Lamb worked extensively on his ballhandling in the offseason. He said he has matured off the courts as well.

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Calipari needs fans to vote for starting 5

Posted: 08/08/2011 - Eight former UK Legends will play against Coach Calipari's Dominican National Team. First he needs you to vote on the starting five for the former UK Pro's. Link is inside.

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Cats open practice for Fan Day

Posted: 08/06/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The 2011 University of Kentucky football team held an open practice as part of fan day at Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday, with UK head coach Joker Phillips again pleased with his team’s performance.

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Cats land younger Newton

Updated: 08/04/2011 - Morgan Newton isn't the only Wildcat in his family. Add lilttle brother Langston to the mix.

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Miller named to USA team

Updated: 08/04/2011 - Kentucky's Darius Miller will be a part of the 12-member roster that will represent the U.S. in the 2011 World University Games. Three prior USA Basketball medalists were selected to the team after six days of training camp at the U.S. Olympic Training Center, in Colorado Springs, Colo.

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Cobb impressing in Packers' practices

Posted: 08/02/2011 - GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - Randall Cobb didn't disappear when the Green Bay Packers finally did some hitting in practice.

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Cats get trio of commitments

Updated: 08/02/2011 - UK coach Joker Phillips picked up a trio of commitments on Tuesday, according to various recruiting web sites.

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Enes Kanter has offers from China

Posted: 07/29/2011 - The Salt Lake Tribune reports that Utah Jazz center Enes Kanter, the No. 3 pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, is weighing multiple offers from teams in China should the ongoing lockout continue into the fall.

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UK football Fan Day set for Aug. 6

Posted: 07/28/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The annual Kentucky Football Fan Day has been slated for Saturday, Aug. 6 at Commonwealth Stadium, as the Kentucky football team will hold an open practice along with an autograph session and fireworks show.

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Cats, Cards talk Governor's Cup

Updated: 07/28/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - University of Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips and his University of Louisville counterpart, Charlie Strong, are starting off two days of previews for September's annual Governor's Cup game.

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John Calipari confirms former Cats-Dominican exhibition

Updated: 07/28/2011 - Everyone has been talking about an exhibition match-up between the Kentucky Pros and the Dominican National Team, and a lot of rumor and speculation has been made about the game. This evening Coach John Calipari confirmed on twitter that everything we have been hearing is true.

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Six added to UK Athletics Hall of Fame

Updated: 07/27/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Six University of Kentucky greats will be inducted into the UK Athletics Hall of Fame in late September. The 2011 class includes former UK student-athletes Jeff Abbott (baseball), Pam Browning (women’s basketball), Ilkka Jantti (men’s soccer), Cedric Kauffmann (men’s tennis), Bill Randsell (football) and former administrator Russell Rice.

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Former Wildcat featured in Golf Channel reality show

Posted: 07/27/2011 - ORLANDO, Fla. – This fall, 12 professionals will journey to the Emerald Isle with hopes of putting their careers on the fast track when Golf Channel’s “Big Break” series returns for its 16th season.

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Jarmon traded to Denver

Updated: 07/27/2011 - The Washington Redskins today traded defensive end Jeremy Jarmon to the Denver Broncos for wide receiver Jabar Gaffney, the team announced this afternoon.

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Five former Cats ready to ink free agent deals

Updated: 07/26/2011 - Five former Wildcats soon will be making their way to various NFL training camps, after a flurry of activity on Tuesday, the first day teams could contact free agents.

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Desmond Allison murdered, former teammate reflects

Updated: 07/25/2011 - Desmond Allison's time in Kentucky Blue was cut short, on Monday afternoon in Columbus,Ohio so was his life. It is shocking news that has former teammates like J.P. Blevins reflecting on their time with Allison.

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Former Wildcat in search of first golf major

Posted: 07/23/2011 - WALTON ON THE HILL, England (AP) - Mark Calcavecchia surrendered a three-shot cushion to end the third round of the Senior British Open on Saturday tied for the lead with fellow American Russ Cochran and South Africa's David Frost.

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