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UK's Jones named SEC Freshman of the Year

Posted: 03/08/2011 - LEXINGTON, KY – UK freshman Terrence Jones was named the SEC Freshman of the Year according to league coaches, as announced by the league office on Tuesday.

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UK climbs in latest polls

Updated: 03/07/2011 - Following Sunday's win over Tennessee the Knetucky Wildcats climbed five spots to fifteenth in this week's Associated Press college basketball poll. The cats are ranked sixteenth in the latest USA Today/ESPN Rankings.

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Knight SEC Freshman of the Week

Updated: 03/07/2011 - UK freshman Brandon Knight was named the SEC Freshman of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday.

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UK women advance to SEC finals

Updated: 03/06/2011 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Victoria Dunlap scored 22 points and No. 16 Kentucky withstood a late rally to beat Vanderbilt 69-56 in the Southeastern Conference semifinals on Saturday night. The Wildcats (24-7) will make their third SEC championship appearance, meeting No. 4 Tennessee in a rematch of last year's final. The Lady Volunteers won that game 70-62 and took this year's regular-season meeting, 73-67.

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UK Hoops holds off LSU 60-58

Updated: 03/04/2011 - A'dia Mathies scored on a three-point play with 38.8 seconds left, and No. 16 Kentucky edged LSU 60-58 on Friday in the Southeastern Conference tournament quarterfinals. The second-seeded Wildcats (23-7) will play Vanderbilt or Mississippi State on Saturday

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LSU Advances To Play UK Hoops

Posted: 03/03/2011 - The 16th-ranked Kentucky women's basketball team will face seventh-seeded LSU in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament Friday, March 4.

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Dunlap selected to SEC Community Service Team

Posted: 03/03/2011 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. – In a continuing effort to recognize the accomplishments of student-athletes beyond the field of competition, the SEC once again highlighted a Community Service Team for women's basketball for the 2010-11 season.

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Former Wildcat, Bear Bryant assistant dies

Posted: 03/02/2011 - TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) - Former Alabama assistant football coach Larry "Dude" Hennessey has died. He was 81. The university said the longtime Bear Bryant assistant died Wednesday at his Tuscaloosa home.

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UK Holds Off Vanderbilt, 68-66

Posted: 03/01/2011 - Brandon Knight scored 17 points and No. 20 Kentucky finally found a way to win a close game, edging No. 21 Vanderbilt 68-66 on Tuesday night.

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Webb feeling good after Tuesday bullpen session

Updated: 03/01/2011 - SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) - Brandon Webb threw more pitches this time and was still feeling good. Webb threw 46 pitches Tuesday in another bullpen session for the Texas Rangers, the second time in three days the former NL Cy Young Award winner threw off the mound.

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Azubuike released by Knicks

Posted: 03/01/2011 - NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Knicks have waived forward Corey Brewer and claimed forward Derrick Brown off waivers. The Knicks, who cut guard Kelenna Azubuike on Monday, have been tinkering with their roster as they try to find some size for the stretch run.

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UK Hoops racks up on post season SEC honors

Posted: 03/01/2011 - A trio of Kentucky women’s basketball players have been awarded Southeastern Conference postseason honors after another banner season, the conference office announced Tuesday.

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NCAA Tournament Can Lead to NBA Riches

Posted: 02/28/2011 - Watching from afar as the Knicks, Nuggets and, to a lesser extent, the Timberwolves conducted their recent NBA trade business, I couldn’t help but think of the day Chauncey Billups got paid. I was there to see it.

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Josh Harrellson's Journey

Posted: 02/28/2011 - Harrellson, who will play his final home game on Tuesday when Kentucky hosts Vanderbilt, has endured one of the most bumpy periods in the program's history.

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Jones Up For National Player Of The Year

Posted: 02/28/2011 - UK freshman Terrence Jones was named among 10 finalists for the Oscar Robertson National Player of the Year Award as announced by the United States Basketball Writers Association

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UK Hoops closes with win over Auburn 76-62

Updated: 02/27/2011 - Victoria Dunlap scored 19 points and No. 20 Kentucky closed its regular season with a 76-62 win over Auburn on Sunday. The Wildcats (22-7, 11-5 Southeastern Conference) trailed 33-30 at the half after the Tigers' Alli Smalley swished a 35-footer at the buzzer.

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UK's Bell tosses second career no-hitter

Posted: 02/25/2011 - STANFORD, Calif. – Junior right-hander Chanda Bell tossed the second no-hitter of her career in leading No. 24 Kentucky to a 7-0 victory over Colorado State to open the Stanford Nike Invitational. Bell’s history-making day did not end there; however, as the ace also posted a single-game record with 16 strikeouts in the outing on the same afternoon she broke Keary Camunas’ career-strikeout record. Bell passed Camunas’ 550 career strikeouts with her 26th career game of 10-or more strikeouts tossed on her record setting day. The Indianapolis native nearly completed a perfect game effort as well, as the lone base runner reached on a walk in the sixth inning.

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Batcats Blow Big Lead, Fall In Series Opener

Posted: 02/25/2011 - With the Kentucky baseball team owning a six-run lead heading to the top of the seventh, the University of Illinois Chicago plated eight unanswered runs, including four runs in the top of the ninth when facing a two-run deficit and down to its last strike, handing the Wildcats a 10-8 series-opening loss, on Friday at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Cobb named SEC special teams POY

Posted: 02/25/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky wide receiver Randall Cobb has been chosen for the Bill Hartman Award as the Southeast Special Teams Player of the Year by the Touchdown Club of Atlanta.

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Cal wants Wildcats to stop making excuses

Posted: 02/25/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky is running out of time, and coach John Calipari says it's time for his players to run out of excuses.

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Jones, Knight finalists for Wayman Tisdale Award

Updated: 02/25/2011 - UK freshmen Terrence Jones and Brandon Knight were named among five finalists for the inaugural Wayman Tisdale National Freshman of the Year Award as announced by the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA).

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UK Hoops Win Close One On Senior Night

Posted: 02/24/2011 - A'dia Mathies made a layup with 4.4 seconds left to give No. 20 Kentucky a 55-54 win over Arkansas on Thursday night. (Game Notes Inside)

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