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Hornets pick Davis, Bobcats take Kidd-Gilchrist

Updated: 06/28/2012 - The New Orleans Hornets have selected Anthony Davis with the top overall pick in Thursday night's NBA draft. The Charlotte Bobcats took Michael Kidd-Gilchrist with the No. 2 pick. It marks the first time in draft history the first two picks came from the same school.

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Waltrip honors UK at speedway

Updated: 06/28/2012 - SPARTA, Ky. (AP) - Even as he traveled the world racing cars, Michael Waltrip always had a soft spot for his old Kentucky home. On Thursday he announced he was honoring his favorite college team.

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Davis named SEC Male Athlete of the Year

Updated: 06/28/2012 - Kentucky basketball player Anthony Davis has been named the 2011-2012 Roy F. Kramer Southeastern Conference Male Athlete of the Year per a vote by the league's athletics directors, Commissioner Mike Slive announced Thursday.

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Davis named SEC Athlete of the Year

Updated: 06/28/2012 - Kentucky basketball player Anthony Davis has been named the Southeastern Conference Male Athlete of the Year.

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Calipari appears on ESPN's PTI

Updated: 06/27/2012 - UK Coach John Calipari appeared on ESPN's Pardon the Interruption and commented on a number of subjects including Thursday night's NBA draft. Calipari's comments were transcribed by The Cats' Pause.

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Davis trademarks brow

Updated: 06/26/2012 - Anthony Davis is known for his "unibrow" and the man who will become the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft Thursday night has decided to put a trademark on it.

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Memorable UK games set to air this summer on Big Blue Encore

Posted: 06/25/2012 - Want to relive Anthony Davis' blocked shot that secured UK's win over North Carolina? Need a football fix, including Kentucky's improbable win over Tennessee last November? Those games and more will air this summer as part of WKYT's Big Blue Encore, which features some of the "best of" UK games over the past 30 years.

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Big Blue Encore scheduled on CWKYT

Updated: 06/25/2012 - Kentucky fans can watch several past moments in Wildcat history beginning July 8th with UK's victory over North Carolina last December. Big Blue Encore can be seen on CWKYT throughout the summer and into the fall.

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UK Football Recruiters Right in Looking North

Updated: 06/26/2012 - When you want something – REALLY want something – you go where you’ll have the best opportunity of getting it. Including football talent.

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Despite cuts, UK president vows budget protects top priorities

Updated: 06/22/2012 - While the state's flagship university prepares for layoffs and further budget cuts, University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto is making the case that the university's commitment remains steadfast despite challenges ahead.

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Waltrip to sport UK colors at Sprint Cup race

Posted: 06/22/2012 - Michael Waltrip and Aaron's will honor the University of Kentucky at Kentucky Speedway. He and his Aaron’s Dream Machine will sport University of Kentucky colors to honor his favorite college basketball team.

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Alex Meyer named to MLB Futures game roster

Posted: 06/22/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky star right-hander Alex Meyer has been named to the 14th annual MLB Futures Game roster, set for July 8 at 5 p.m. ET at the Kansas City Royals’ Kauffman Stadium as part of MLB All-Star Game festivities, it was announced on Thursday afternoon.

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15 of 22 UK athletic teams surpass national APR

Posted: 06/20/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The NCAA released its Academic Progress Rate report Tuesday, showing that all 22 of the University of Kentucky sports teams surpassed the NCAA cut score and that 15 of the 22 squads exceeded the national average for public universities in their sports.

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UK Hoops adds JUCO transfer

Updated: 06/20/2012 - Head coach Matthew Mitchell is pleased to announce the addition of 6-foot-2 power forward Jelleah Sidney to the University of Kentucky women’s basketball team.

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Davis meets with Hornets

Posted: 06/19/2012 - WESTWEGO, La. (AP) - Anthony Davis is in New Orleans for a meet-and-greet with the team that is expected to make him the NBA's top overall draft pick next week.

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UK hikes ticket prices for basketball

Updated: 06/19/2012 - The University of Kentucky Athletics Department announced a K Fund and ticket increase for the 2012-13 men’s basketball season at a meeting of the University Athletics Committee of the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees on Tuesday.

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Miller Memphis workout cut short

Updated: 06/18/2012 - Darius Miller began a workout Monday with the Memphis Grizzlies but it was cut short when Miller tweaked or slightly pulled a hamstring.

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Dakotah Tyler returns to UK

Updated: 06/18/2012 - Safety Dakotah Tyler has returned to the Kentucky football team, Coach Joker Phillips has announced.

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Kidd-Gilchrist works out for Charlotte

Updated: 06/18/2012 - Florida's Bradley Beal and Kentucky's Michael Kidd-Gilchrist worked out for the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday morning as the team continued evaluations for the June 28 NBA Draft.

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Anthony Davis signs with agent

Updated: 06/15/2012 - Anthony Davis, expected to be the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft, has chosen Arn Tellem of the Wasserman Media Group as his agent. Davis will reportedly work out for the New Orleans Hornets Tuesday.

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UK's Nutter Training Facility gets a facelift

Updated: 06/15/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Nutter Training Facility is the hub of Kentucky football. It houses coaching offices, meeting rooms and the team's main locker room. Almost year-round, the building is somewhat of a second home to players and coaches, save for a short window of time right after the end of the spring semester.

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