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Cats going for third straight win over Cards

Posted: 09/20/2009 - Kentucky linebacker Micah Johnson remembers all the raised eyebrows he drew when he opted to sign with the Wildcats rather than Louisville four years ago. Kentucky was struggling under Rich Brooks. The Cardinals were a perennial bowl team and burgeoning Big East power under Bobby Petrino. Johnson, however, bought into the rebuilding plan Brooks was selling. And while he isn't one to say "I told you so," he is relishing how swiftly the balance of power in the Bluegrass has changed over the last three years.

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UK Basketball Reports Secondary Violation

Posted: 09/20/2009 - Mike DeCourcy of the Sporting News is reporting that Kentucky reported a secondary violation which involves former aide Bilal Batley.

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Big Blue Madness set for Oct. 16

Posted: 09/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - New Kentucky coach John Calipari will make his debut at Rupp Arena on Oct. 16.

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The 2009 Football Wildcats Will Finish…

Posted: 08/31/2009 - It wasn’t inconceivable, writing about a UK football team that in 2009 could be setting its sights on a bowl appearance. A few years back it seemed possible. Only, what seemed likely was that the head coach would be someone other than Rich Brooks.

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Patrick Patterson Named To Wooden Award Watch List

Posted: 08/19/2009 - For the second straight season, Patrick Patterson has been named to the Top 50 watch list for the John R. Wooden Award All-American Team and Player of the Year trophy.

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UK Football: Gonzalez & Boyd Suspended

Updated: 08/11/2009 - Senior center Jorge Gonzalez and sophomore wide receiver Aaron Boyd have been suspended, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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Cats Enjoy Media Day, Get Ready For Practice

Updated: 08/07/2009 - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks says he thinks this year's team is talented enough to make it to a fourth straight bowl despite a tough schedule.

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From the Sidelines: Freshman Starting Quarterback? Be Careful What You Wish For

Updated: 08/06/2009 - It will come after the first loss; maybe after the first incomplete pass. The pleas from the “faithful,” the fans who believe they have UK’s best football interests at heart. They will scream, shout, cajole, implore – whatever they deem it necessary for head coach Rich Brooks to make a change.

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Sanders reportedly commits to UK

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Scout.com is reporting UK has received a verbal commitment from running back Rymond Sanders of Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, Georgia.

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Brooks tells UK fans three straight bowl games not enough

Posted: 08/03/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky football coach Rich Brooks often gets asked about the doubters - the fans who point out that while the Wildcats have won a record three straight bowls, none were of the high-profile nature they had targeted.

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Coach Cal Leaves Weekend Message about Walk-Ons on Website

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Today (Friday July 31st) Coach John Calipari left a weekend message discussing his take on walk-ons for the UK basketball team. He also mentions he is trying to get Mark Krebs a scholarship for the team.

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UK Fan Day set for Aug. 8

Posted: 08/03/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual Kentucky Football Fan Day has been slated for Saturday, Aug. 8, at Commonwealth Stadium. Gates open at 6:30 p.m., when posters and schedule cards will be given away.

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UK duo upends top-seeded pair at Fifth Third

Posted: 07/22/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Wildcats keep finding success during the Fifth Third Bank Tennis Tournament at the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Center. Junior Megan Broderick and sophomore Caroline Lilley paired together as a wildcard for the first round of main draw doubles. Broderick and Lilley upended the No. 1 seed of Marshona Washington and Yi Chen, 1-6, 6-2, 12-10.

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Galloway & Pilgrim Will Not Return Next Season

Updated: 06/11/2009 - Three different sources have confirmed with 27 Sportsfirst that guard Kevin Galloway and forward Matt Pilgrim will not return next season, lowering Kentucky,s scholarship number to the maximum of 13.

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UK's Paxton Selected In First Round Of MLB Draft

Posted: 06/09/2009 - Kentucky junior left-handed pitcher James Paxton has been selected in the supplemental first round of the 2009 MLB Draft by the Toronto Blue Jays with the 37th overall pick, it was announced at the MLB Network Studio 42 Tuesday night.

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UK's Athletic Director and President Knew Of NCAA Investigation

Updated: 05/28/2009 - University of Kentucky president Lee Todd and Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart say they knew about an NCAA investigation into the Memphis basketball program led at the time by new Kentucky coach John Calipari. (Statement from both Barnhart & Todd Inside)

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Calipari's former team accused of major NCAA violations

Updated: 05/27/2009 - The University of Memphis reportedly is responding to an NCAA notice of allegations accusing the men's basketball program of major violations during the 2007-08 season under John Calipari.

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Second Cat On The Move: Stewart Leaving

Updated: 05/23/2009 - A source close to AJ Stewart has confirmed to 27SportsFirst that the UK Sophomore forward is leaving the University Of Kentucky men's basketball program.

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Jarmon's career over after taking banned substance

Updated: 05/24/2009 - University of Kentucky defensive end Jeremy Jarmon has been ruled ineligible for his senior season after inadvertently taking a dietary supplement that contained a substance banned by the NCAA.

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