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Rich Brooks Doesn't Want Distractions

Updated: 11/23/2009 - Fresh off a historic win over Georgia, Kentucky coach Rich Brooks said he doesn't want the Wildcats preoccupied with distractions ahead of their season finale against Tennessee on Saturday.

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UK takes down Georgia 34-27, Improve to 7-4

Posted: 11/21/2009 - Kentucky scored 14 points off four Georgia second-half turnovers and the Wildcats rallied to beat the Bulldogs 34-27 on Saturday night for their first win in Athens in 32 years.

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Kentucky improves to 4-0 with 92-63 win

Updated: 11/21/2009 - Freshman John Wall had 21 points and 11 assists as No. 4 Kentucky dominated Rider 92-63 on Saturday in the Cancun Challenge. (Stats & Game Notes Inside)

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Cobb's status a gametime decision

Updated: 11/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Wide receiver/quarterback Randall Cobb is questionable to play at Georgia on Saturday, Coach Rich Brooks announced Wednesday.

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Big weekend set for Memorial Coliseum

Posted: 11/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky’s nationally-ranked volleyball team and the undefeated UK Hoops women’s basketball team will play host to a double-header in Memorial Coliseum Sunday, Nov. 22. The Wildcats’ volleyball team, ranked No. 10 in the latest AVCA poll, will take on No. 13 Florida at 2 p.m. EST. The match will be televised live on Fox Sports South.

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Calipari not happy in Kentucky's 102-92 win over Sam Houston St.

Updated: 11/20/2009 - The Wildcats were never really in danger during a 102-92 win over Sam Houston State in the Cancun Challenge on Thursday, Calipari was hardly in the mood to celebrate after his team let another opponent stick around thanks to a lackluster defensive performance that at times lacked energy, effort and intensity.

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Cats survive record-breaking shooting performance

Posted: 11/19/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- John Calipari expected growing pains. Welcomed them even. Told anyone who would listen it would take time for Kentucky (No. 5 ESPN/USA Today, No. 4 AP) to embrace and understand his "dribble drive" offense.

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UK working towards facilities upgrades

Posted: 11/19/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 18, 2009) – The University of Kentucky continues to methodically work toward the development of a plan to enhance the athletic facilities of its sports teams. The plan includes major renovations to Commonwealth Stadium, a new baseball facility and working with the Lexington Center Corporation to develop a new downtown arena.

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UK Hoops recruiting class one of nation's best

Posted: 11/18/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky women’s basketball program and head coach Matthew Mitchell are not only excelling on the court this season but in recruiting as well. Mitchell and his staff signed five outstanding high school players during the fall signing period, which ended Wednesday, giving UK a Top-10 national ranking by two recruiting services. The class was ranked No. 5 by Blue Star Basketball and No. 10 by ESPN HoopGurlz. It marks the highest-ranking class for the Wildcats since 2006.

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Cats could be without Cobb on Saturday

Posted: 11/18/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky could be without its most potent offensive weapon when the Wildcats travel to Georgia on Saturday.

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Cobb questionable for Georgia

Updated: 11/18/2009 - Kentucky could be without its most potent offensive weapon when the Wildcats travel to Georgia on Saturday. Kentucky coach Rich Brooks said wide receiver/quarterback Randall Cobb is questionable at best for the showdown with the Bulldogs because of a bruised shoulder. Cobb did not finish practice on Wednesday and there's a chance even if Cobb does play he would be limited.

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UK Hoops Improves To 3-0

Posted: 11/17/2009 - Playing its third game in five days, the Kentucky women’s basketball team improved to 3-0 for the first time since the 2005-06 season, defeating Morehead State Tuesday night, 72-55 in Johnson Arena.

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Former Wildcat Burton out for the season

Updated: 11/17/2009 - Rams head coach Steve Spagnuolo confirmed on Monday that one of the team's leading receivers, Keenan Burton, will miss the remainder of the season due to a "significant knee injury."

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Bengals sign former Chiefs RB Johnson

Posted: 11/17/2009 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Running back Larry Johnson has agreed to terms with the Cincinnati Bengals to be one of their backups, giving the AFC North leaders depth at the position, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.

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Calipari "ecstatic" after Cats fell behind by 18

Updated: 11/17/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky was trailing Miami of Ohio by 18, and for a few moments memories of November losses to Gardner-Webb and VMI came flooding back to the capacity crowd at Rupp Arena.

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Wall's late jumper lifts Cats over Redhawks

Posted: 11/16/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky coach John Calipari looked up at the clock after Miami of Ohio tied the fourth-ranked Wildcats with six seconds left and wondered if he should call timeout.

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Rich Brooks Looks Beyond Bowl Eligibility

Posted: 11/16/2009 - Brooks said the program has moved beyond aiming for a postseason date, saying the Wildcats (6-4, 2-4 SEC) still have a chance to have a great year if they can beat Georgia and Tennessee in their final two games.

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Wall ready to make debut

Updated: 11/15/2009 - John Wall is ready to stop cheerleading and start playing. The heralded Kentucky freshman will make his long-awaited debut on Monday when the fourth-ranked Wildcats take on Miami (Ohio).

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UK Hoops defeats Butler, Dunlap 33 pts.

Updated: 11/15/2009 - Playing in a tie game midway through the second half, junior Kentucky forward Victoria Dunlap took over, scoring 21 of her career-high 33 points in the second half to lead the Wildcats to an 87-66 win over Butler on Sunday in front of 4,014 fans in Memorial Coliseum.

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Hartline to undergo surgery

Updated: 11/15/2009 - Kentucky quarterback Mike Hartline will miss the rest of the regular season to receive surgery on his injured knee, coach Rich Brooks said Sunday. The junior quarterback was featured in the Wildcats 24-13 win over Vanderbilt on Saturday, throwing 2-of-6 for 10 yards and an interception. Brooks said the pace of the game agitated a knee injury Hartline picked up five weeks ago enough to warrant immediate surgery.

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Kentucky is bowl eligible with 24-13 win over Vanderbilt

Updated: 11/14/2009 - Randall Cobb ran for two touchdowns, Derrick Locke rushed for a career-high 144 yards and a touchdown, and Kentucky beat Vanderbilt 24-13 Saturday to become bowl eligible for a school record fourth straight year. (Stats& Post Game Notes Inside)

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Kentucky beats Morehead State 75-59

Posted: 11/13/2009 - Kentucky freshman Eric Bledsoe scored 24 points while starting in place of John Wall, and the fourth-ranked Wildcats opened the John Calipari era with a 75-59 win over Morehead State on Friday night. (Stats Inside)

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Wall out, so Bledsoe gets the start against MSU

Posted: 11/12/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky freshman Eric Bledsoe is eager to prove John Wall isn't the only talented freshman point guard on the fourth-ranked Wildcats.

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