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Kentucky holds off Miss State in overtime, 81-75

Updated: 02/17/2010 - John Wall scored 18 points, including five in overtime, and came within two assists of a triple-double to lead No. 2 Kentucky to an 81-75 victory over Mississippi State on Tuesday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Wall, Cousins finalists for Oscar Robertson Trophy

Posted: 02/16/2010 - STARKVILLE, MS – The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has announced that UK freshmen DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall were finalists for the 2010 Oscar Robertson Trophy, to be presented to the association's national player of the year.

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Cousins gets calls, Varnado next

Updated: 02/15/2010 - If the way he handled Mississippi State fans is any indication, DeMarcus Cousins is more than ready to face Jarvis Varnado. After some Mississippi State fans got hold of Cousins' phone number, the Kentucky center received hundreds of calls and text messages ahead of Tuesday's game.

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J.B. Holmes ties for 2nd at Pebble Beach

Updated: 02/15/2010 - Former University of Kentucky men’s golf standout J.B. Holmes continued his hot start to the 2010 season by finishing tied for second at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Tournament with an overall score of 15-under-par on Sunday.

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UK Hoops win streak ends at Vandy

Updated: 02/14/2010 - Jence Rhoads scored 18 of her career-high 25 points in the second half to help Vanderbilt beat 17th-ranked Kentucky 68-55 on Sunday. Meredith Marsh added 11 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, for the Commodores (18-7, 7-5 Southeastern Conference). Lauren Lueders had 10 points, making three 3-pointers.

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No. 3 Kentucky beats No. 12 Tennessee 73-62

Posted: 02/13/2010 - John Wall had 24 points - one short of his career high - and Eric Bledsoe added 16 as No. 3 Kentucky fought off No. 12 Tennessee for a 73-62 victory Saturday night.

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Calipari delivers hope to gravely ill Indiana boy

Updated: 02/12/2010 - Kevin Massey loves the Kentucky Wildcats. Has all his young life. The only problem with Kevin's affinity for the the Big Blue is that he lives deep in the heart of IU country.

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UK Hoops keeps rolling, 64-48 over Georgia

Posted: 02/11/2010 - A'dia Mathis and Amani Franklin each scored 15 points, and No. 17 Kentucky pushed its home winning streak to 16 games with a 64-48 victory over No. 19 Georgia on Thursday night.

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UK seeks to avenge earlier loss to Georgia

Updated: 02/10/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The hot-streaking University of Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to keep its winning ways alive and avenge a 61-60 loss to then-No. 8 Georgia earlier this season when the No. 17/16 Wildcats play host to the 19th-ranked Lady Bulldogs Thursday, Feb. 11 in Memorial Coliseum at 7 p.m. EST. The game will be televised live on FSN (Fox Sports South, Fox Sports Southwest and Sun Sports). It also will be broadcast live on the Big Blue Sports Radio Network with Neil Price and online at UKathletics.com.

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Rachel owner proposes series with Zenyatta

Posted: 02/10/2010 - The owner of Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra says his filly won't run against Zenyatta in a $5 million race in Arkansas, but he's proposing a three-race series in which racing's leading ladies will meet.

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Kentucky holds off Alabama, 66-55

Updated: 02/10/2010 - John Wall had 22 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double, and fellow freshman DeMarcus Cousins got his seventh in a row, as No. 3 Kentucky outmuscled Alabama 66-55 on Tuesday night.

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Dunlap Named SEC Player of The Week

Updated: 02/08/2010 - The 6-1 junior forward posted 18 points, including 13 in the first half, on 6-of-10 shooting to go with seven rebounds in UK's 80-66 win against Ole Miss. She eclipsed 700 career rebounds against the Rebels,

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Cousins named SEC Freshman of the Week

Updated: 02/08/2010 - UK men’s basketball player DeMarcus Cousins was named the SEC Freshman of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday. Cousins, a 6-11 forward from Birmingham, Ala., averaged 18.5 points, 13.5 rebounds and 2.5 blocks in wins over No. 25 Ole Miss and at LSU.

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UK Hoops wins 20th game

Updated: 02/07/2010 - Picked to finish 11th by the Southeastern Conference media, Kentucky is making a serious push for an SEC title. A'dia Mathies scored 27 points and No. 20 Kentucky used a late push to rally past Arkansas 71-57 on Sunday for its seventh straight win.

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Kentucky rolls over LSU, 81-55

Posted: 02/06/2010 - Freshman DeMarcus Cousins had 19 points and 13 rebounds for his sixth consecutive double-double and No. 4 Kentucky cruised past LSU 81-55 on Saturday.

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Two Wildcats in All-Star games

Posted: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Offensive lineman Zipp Duncan and tailback Alfonso Smith will play in the Texas vs. the Nation all-star game, slated for Saturday, Feb. 6 at 2 p.m. EST in Sun Bowl Stadium in El Paso, Texas.

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Wall finalist for prestigous Cousy Award

Posted: 02/05/2010 - FEBRUARY 5, 2010 - The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts today announced the final 11 candidates in consideration for the 2010 Bob Cousy Award presented by The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. This annual award is given to college basketball’s top point guard and is named after Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtics guard Bob Cousy. An original list of 73 candidates made up of players from Division I, II and III schools was trimmed by a Hall of Fame appointed, nationally based committee to 20 and has now narrowed that list to a final 11.

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UK Hoops wins 6th Straight, 80-66

Posted: 02/04/2010 - A'dia Mathies scored 21 points, Victoria Dunlap added 18 and No. 20 Kentucky extended its home winning streak to 15 games with an 80-66 win over Mississippi on Thursday night.

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Martin tells newspaper he's headed to Kentucky

Posted: 02/04/2010 - ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Tee Martin, who led Tennessee to an undefeated national championship in 1998, has resigned after one season as New Mexico quarterbacks coach.

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UK's Phillips brings in top notch recruiting class

Posted: 02/03/2010 - Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips won't make his official debut on the sidelines until September, but Phillips figures he's already 1-0 after the Wildcats inked 25 players on National Signing Day.

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Phillips pleased with first recruiting class

Updated: 11/09/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips is backing up his promise to make sure the best football players in the Bluegrass stay close to home.

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