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Davis, Kidd-Gilchrist among 25 finalists for Wooden Award

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Updated: 01/17/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Freshmen Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist are among 25 players honored as the midseason finalists for the John Wooden Award it was announced live on ESPNU’s show “The Experts” Tuesday afternoon.

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Liggins to ZagsBlog: Cats could win it all

Updated: 01/17/2012 - NEW YORK — Former Kentucky standout and Orlando Magic rookie DeAndre Liggins believes his alma mater is better this year than it was a year ago when it reached the Final Four w

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UK Hoops knocks off Tennessee 61-60

Updated: 01/13/2012 - A'dia Mathies drove the lane and scored in traffic with 4.2 seconds left to finish with a career-high 34 points and No. 9 Kentucky beat No. 6 Tennessee 61-60 Thursday night to snap the Lady Volunteers' 36-game Southeastern Conference winning streak.

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UK Hoops game with Tennessee a sellout

Posted: 01/12/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s basketball head coach Matthew Mitchell said Thursday’s game against Tennessee was a “huge game.” The Big Blue Nation listened.

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Up next for UK: Tennessee

Posted: 01/12/2012 - After putting away Auburn, 68-53, on Wednesday night, the Kentucky Wildcats now head to Knoxville for a noon tip against the Vols this weekend.

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UK women set for battle with Tennessee

Posted: 01/11/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Thursday marks a battle between border rivals and two of the nation’s top 10 teams when No. 9/8 Kentucky women’s basketball plays host to No. 6/7 Tennessee in Memorial Coliseum. The game will be televised live on FSN at 7 p.m. ET with Dave Baker and Debbie Antonelli calling the action.

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Burden, Mosley to play in All-Star game

Posted: 01/11/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky offensive lineman Chandler Burden and cornerback Anthony Mosley are set to play in the 2012 Casino Del Sol College All-Star Game at Kino Stadium in Tucson, Ariz., on Jan. 16.

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Cats host Tennessee; Vols have won 36 straight in league

Posted: 01/11/2012 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee point guard Ariel Massengale hasn't had much to do with the Lady Volunteers' Southeastern Conference winning streak. The freshman still feels plenty of pressure to keep the run going, though.

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Johnson named to women's National Team

Updated: 01/12/2012 - The Amateur Softball Association (ASA) announced 12 athletes to the squad, and also revealed 11 additional athletes invited to the try-out in January on Wednesday.

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Cats play at Auburn Wednesday

Updated: 01/11/2012 - UK coach John Calipari takes his team on the road for the first time in the S-E-C Wednesday night. The Cats play the Auburn Tigers at 8:00pm in a game that will be televised by WKYT, Channel 27.

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Cats travel to Auburn on Wednesday

Posted: 01/10/2012 - John Calipari and the Kentucky Wildcats travel to Auburn for a Wednesday night SEC matchup. The game will be broadcast on the SEC Network, which can be seen on WKYT. Tip is set for 7:00 p.m. Dave Neal and Joe Dean will have the call.

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Injury knocks former Cat Hayes out of action

Posted: 01/06/2012 - SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Chuck Hayes is expected to miss three to four weeks with a dislocated left shoulder, the latest injury to sideline the Sacramento Kings big man.

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Mathies leads UK over Arkansas 84-72

Updated: 01/05/2012 - A'dia Mathies scored 21 points and had six assists as No. 11 Kentucky used a late surge to beat Arkansas 84-72 on Thursday night.

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Kidd-Gilchrist named MVP of UofL-UK game

Posted: 12/31/2011 - LEXINGTON – The Bluegrass Sports Commission (BSC) today named Kentucky’s Michael Kidd-Gilchrist the Most Valuable Player of today’s men’s basketball game between the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville. The Wildcats won the game 69-62.

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Jones leads EKU to 73-68 win over TSU

Posted: 12/31/2011 - RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Jaron Jones scored 24 points and Eastern Kentucky withstood Tennessee State's second-half surge for a 73-68 victory on Saturday in an Ohio Valley Conference game.

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