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Fan Day activities set for Aug. 7

Posted: 07/28/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The annual Kentucky Football Fan Day has been slated for Saturday, Aug. 7 at Commonwealth Stadium. There will be a bonus for the fans this year as new head coach Joker Phillips will hold an open practice starting at 6 p.m. ET. Gates open at 5 p.m. ET, when 3-D posters and schedule cards will be given away.

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Rondo survives first cut of Team USA

Posted: 07/28/2010 - USA Basketball trimmed its roster of candidates for the world championships to 15 on Wednesday, cutting Rookie of the Year Tyreke Evans, O.J. Mayo and Gerald Wallace.

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Patterson to attend ProCamp

Updated: 07/26/2010 - Former UK standout and 14th overall pick in the NBA Draft by the Houston Rockets, Patrick Patterson will make an appearance at the 2010 John Calipari ProCamp. Patterson will join Eric Bledsoe, the 18th overall pick and member of the Los Angeles Clippers, on Saturday, July 31. The camp, scheduled for July 29-31, will feature the No. 5 pick and current Sacramento King DeMarcus Cousins on Thursday, July 29, the No. 1 overall pick and current Washington Wizard John Wall on Friday, July 30 and Bledsoe and Patterson on Saturday. The camp will run from 9:00 a.m. – noon for children K-4th grade, and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. for campers 5-12th grade. Each pro player will attend one full day of camp for both age groups.

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Patterson set to appear at Calipari camp

Posted: 07/26/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former UK standout and 14th overall pick in the NBA Draft by the Houston Rockets, Patrick Patterson will make an appearance at the 2010 John Calipari ProCamp.

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Media selects Cobb, Locke to All-SEC team

Updated: 07/23/2010 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- After being named to the Preseason All-Southeastern Conference first team by league coaches earlier in the week, University of Kentucky wide receiver/quarterback Randall Cobb and tailback Derrick Locke have been voted 2010 All-SEC Media Days Football first and second team by members of the media, it was announced Friday.

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UK picked 4th in SEC East, Cobb & Locke 1st Team

Updated: 07/23/2010 - The Kentucky Wildcats are picked to finish fourth in the SEC East in a vote of media attending the 2010 SEC Football Media Days, held July 21-23 at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala. The 177 voters also selected Alabama to defeat Florida in the SEC Football Championship Game on Dec. 4 in Atlanta.

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Joker Phillips, Wildcats On The Right Track

Posted: 07/21/2010 - The first-year Kentucky coach says the Wildcats have received 14 verbal commitments from recruits, a dozen more than last year at the same time.

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Future Batcat Littrell Receives Big Honor

Posted: 07/21/2010 - Trinity standout pitcher and Kentucky signee Corey Littrell has been named the Kentucky Louisville Slugger High School Player of the Year.

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Cobb, Locke, Evans voted All-SEC

Updated: 07/20/2010 - Three University of Kentucky football players, including junior wide receiver/quarterback Randall Cobb, senior tailback Derrick Locke and senior defensive end DeQuin Evans, have been named to the Preseason All-Southeastern Conference Team selected by the league coaches, the conference office announced Tuesday.

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UK Announces 2010 Hall Of Fame Class

Posted: 07/19/2010 - The class includes former UK student-athletes Mike Casey (men’s basketball), Steve Flesch (men’s golf), Nancy Napolski Johnson (rifle), Billy Ray Lickert (men’s basketball), Valerie McGovern Young (cross country, track and field) and Tayshaun Prince (men’s basketball).

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Pro Days Set For Calipari Camp

Posted: 07/19/2010 - The University of Kentucky announces the schedule of appearances for the Coach Calipari “ProCamp” presented by the Garth Brooks Teammates for Kids Foundation.

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Magloire Re-signs With Miami Heat

Posted: 07/19/2010 - It'll be the third season Magloire spends with Miami, which wanted him back to bolster its depth inside. Magloire has averaged 7.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game in his 10 NBA seasons with one All-Star appearance.

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Padgett officially introduced as new Manhattan assistant

Posted: 07/16/2010 - RIVERDALE, N.Y. - The Manhattan men's basketball program welcomes another new face to its coaching staff for the 2010-11 campaign. Jaspers fifth-year head coach Barry Rohrssen has named eight-year NBA veteran and former University of Kentucky standout Scott Padgett an assistant coach.

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Former UK sprinter wins back Olympic medal

Updated: 07/16/2010 - LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - Seven U.S. sprinters have won back the Olympic relay medals that were stripped from them because teammate Marion Jones was doping at the time.

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Rondo to host one-on-one event at Alcatraz

Updated: 07/16/2010 - SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - July 15, 2010) - On September 18, basketball superstar Rajon Rondo will be bringing "the rock" to The Rock. The all-star guard will set foot on the infamous island to host the finals of Red Bull King of the Rock, a one-on-one basketball tournament that will culminate with a showdown in The Yard of the former prison. Those wanting to reach the hallowed grounds of Alcatraz must earn their spot through one of six qualifier tournaments that kick off starting July 17 in Los Angeles. After Los Angeles, additional qualifiers will take place in San Diego, Phoenix, Seattle, San Francisco and Oakland. Sixty-four finalists will emerge from these six qualifiers and meet at one of the world's most iconic locations for the final battle. In the end, there can be only one King, so out of the 64 finalists, only one will be crowned "King of the Rock."

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Rondo added to Team USA roster

Posted: 07/15/2010 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Rajon Rondo could play for the United States after all.

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UK's Mullens new AD at Oregon

Updated: 07/15/2010 - The University of Oregon has scheduled a news conference for 11 a.m. Thursday to introduce its new director of athletics, Rob Mullens, the deputy director of athletics at the University of Kentucky. The selection of Mullens was reported by Portland radio station 95.5 and confirmed by sources contacted by The Register-Guard.

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Wall wins ESPY

Posted: 07/15/2010 - LOS ANGELES -- Former Kentucky All-American point guard John Wall, the 2009-10 Southeastern Conference Player of the Year, was selected as the Best Male College Athlete at the 2010 ESPY Awards, announced by ESPN during the ESPYs Countdown show at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.

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Patterson, Rockets agree to 2-year deal

Updated: 07/13/2010 - HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Rockets have reached a deal with its top draft pick, forward Patrick Patterson of Kentucky.

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UK officially announces hiring of Nord

Posted: 07/13/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – For Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips, the decision to hire Greg Nord as special teams coordinator and tight ends coach was as simple as 1-2-3.

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Cousins Shines In Summer League Debut

Posted: 07/12/2010 - DeMarcus Cousins, the fifth overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, notched a double-double with a combined 14 points and 10 rebounds.

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