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Football Cats get verbal commitment

Posted: 10/23/2009 - The football Wildcats continue to see results from their recruiting efforts in Georgia. On Thursday, Rich Brooks picked up a verbal commitment from defensive end Alvin Davis.

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No. 7 Wildcats host Tennessee in volleyball

Posted: 10/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Wednesday marks the first time in school history that an ESPN telecast volleyball match will air live from Memorial Coliseum when the seventh-ranked Kentucky Wildcats host Tennessee beginning at 7:04 p.m. ET. The match will air live on ESPNU and air as a Campus Connection match.

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Brooks amazed with team's effort against Auburn

Posted: 10/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Every time Kentucky coach Rich Brooks thinks about one particularly ugly statistic from his team's latest effort, he grows more amazed this was the game that ended 43 years of futility against Auburn.

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Kentucky picked to win SEC, Patterson Player of the Year

Updated: 10/19/2009 - Kentucky is predicted to win the 2010 Southeastern Conference men's basketball championship in a voting by a select panel of both SEC and national media members. Each SEC school selected media members that cover their team and additional writers from across the nation were selected by the conference office to form the 25-member voting panel.

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Brooks says Newton likely starter Saturday

Updated: 10/19/2009 - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks says freshman quarterback Morgan Newton will likely start his second straight game Saturday against Louisiana-Monroe following the Wildcats' first victory over Auburn in 43 years.

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Brooks not naming starting QB for UL-Monroe

Updated: 10/18/2009 - Kentucky's win against Auburn didn't solve the Wildcats' quarterback competition. True freshman Morgan Newton, back-up Will Fidler and receiver Randall Cobb - who led the Wildcat formation - all scored touchdowns in Kentucky's 21-14 win Saturday at Auburn, but coach Rich Brooks said none of them performed well enough to be named the starter ahead of Saturdays game against Louisiana-Monroe.

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Cats Run Over Auburn, 21-14

Updated: 10/18/2009 - Randall Cobb scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 4-yard run with 3:17 to play as Kentucky came from behind to defeat Auburn 21-14 Saturday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Big Blue Madness, Calipari Huge Success

Posted: 10/16/2009 - On a stage befitting a rock star, John Calipari got his first taste of a packed house at Rupp Arena on Friday night and promised to return Kentucky basketball to "its rightful place at the top of the mountain."

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Calipari, UK players meet media

Posted: 10/15/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - John Calipari says the buildup to his first season as Kentucky's basketball coach has been a lot like a candidate waiting for election day. Win or lose, he wants to get started.

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UK's Corey Peters earns SEC honors

Updated: 10/12/2009 - Kentucky defensive tackle Corey Peters is the SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week after a stanout effort Saturday at South Carolina.

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Hartline has MRI, Brooks not optimistic

Updated: 10/11/2009 - Junior quarterback Mike Hartline has undergone an MRI test, the results of which will be evaluated Monday, Coach Rich Brooks announced during his Sunday afternoon teleconference. Brooks expects that the medical staff will find an injury to the medial collateral ligament in Hartline’s left knee, with also the possibility of injury to the cartilage and the anterior cruciate ligament. If the injury is limited to the MCL, Brooks estimated that Hartline would miss two-to-four weeks. Hartline could miss the remainder of the 2009 season if there is additional injury.

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Cats fall in Columbia, 28-26

Updated: 10/11/2009 - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Stephen Garcia threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and No. 25 South Carolina stopped a potential tying two-point conversion in the fourth quarter to beat Kentucky 28-26 on Saturday, keeping coach Steve Spurrier a perfect 17-0 against the Wildcats. (Stats Inside)

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Hartline injures left knee, leaves game

Updated: 10/10/2009 - COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Kentucky quarterback Mike Hartline left the game against No. 25 South Carolina after spraining his left knee in the third quarter.

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Ex-Wildcat Pakulak signs with Redskins

Posted: 10/09/2009 - ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - The Washington Redskins will have a new punter Sunday. Coach Jim Zorn said Friday that Glenn Pakulak will be added to the active roster and will take over Hunter Smith's duties as punter and holder for the game at Carolina.

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Carolina without starting tight end on Saturday

Posted: 10/08/2009 - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier says starting tight end Weslye Saunders will miss Saturday's game against Kentucky because of an ankle injury.

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ESPNU to televise part of Big Blue Madness

Posted: 10/08/2009 - For a fourth consecutive year, the ESPN family of networks’ college basketball season will commence on ESPNU, with its extensive whip-around coverage of Midnight Madness events from several top college basketball programs around the country on Friday, Oct. 16, from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. ET. ESPN2 will simulcast ESPNU’s coverage from 11:30 p.m. – 12 a.m. ESPN has been covering Midnight Madness events since 1993.

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Injuries mounting for Wildcats

Posted: 10/07/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Coach Rich Brooks said Wednesday that junior cornerback Paul Warford will join senior Trevard Lindley on the sidelines for the South Carolina game, leaving the Wildcats with a lot of inexperience at the key pass coverage positions.

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