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Harrellson drawing interest from Heat

Posted: 08/23/2012 - Lexington, KY (WKYT) - Former Wildcat Josh Harrellson is drawing interest from the defending World Champions, Miami Heat.

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UK's Shepherd named a summer league All-American

Posted: 08/22/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky sophomore right-hander Chandler Shepherd, the 2012 Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League Pitcher of the Year, has been selected a first-team summer league All-America starting pitcher by Perfect Game USA, it was announced on Wednesday afternoon.

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Chris Rusin shines in MLB debut

Updated: 08/22/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In his MLB debut, former Kentucky star southpaw Chris Rusin tossed five innings and allowed one run for the Chicago Cubs at the Milwaukee Brewers, also collecting a triple in his first career plate appearance, on Tuesday night at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wis.

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UK practice shortened

Updated: 08/21/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team had a shortened practice on the final day of fall camp Tuesday as rain and lightning moved into the Lexington area, ending practice and causing the Wildcats to move into position meetings early.

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Big Blue Madness tickets available beginning Sept. 22

Updated: 08/21/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Tickets for the 2012 Big Blue Madness at Rupp Arena will be available Saturday, September 22nd at 7:00 am at the Memorial Coliseum ticket windows on Euclid Avenue and online at UKathletics.com and Ticketmaster.com. Madness, the first open practice opportunity for UK’s 2012-13 men’s and women’s basketball teams, is Friday, Oct. 12. Times and broadcast info will be released at a later date.

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Rusin to start for Cubs tonight

Updated: 08/21/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky southpaw Chris Rusin has been called up from Triple-A Iowa and will make his MLB debut as the starting pitcher on Tuesday at the Milwaukee Brewers.

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Max Smith named UK starting QB

Updated: 08/21/2012 - Lexington Ky. (WKYT) - UK coach Joker Phillips named sophomore Max Smith his starting quarterback as practice ended Monday. Phillips said it was a difficult decsion that was made Sunday night.

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UK women release full basketball schedule

Posted: 08/17/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Southeastern Conference announced its 14-team, 16-game women’s basketball schedule for the 2012-13 season on Friday and Kentucky’s slate is highlighted by home matchups with first-time foe Texas A&M and border rival Tennessee, as well as a road matchup with the Aggies as part of ESPN2’s Big Monday.

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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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