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Cats pick up Priester

Updated: 11/09/2010 - Jerrell Priester, a three-star athlete from Allendale-Fairfax, South Carolina, has signed a letter-of-intent with Kentucky.

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Patterson picks Cats

Updated: 11/09/2010 - Louisville Central linebacker Tim Patterson has signed with Kentucky.

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Cats hold off Rebels, 85-75

Updated: 02/05/2010 - John Wall shook off a recent slump to score 17 points to go with seven assists while leading No. 4 Kentucky to an 85-75 win over No. 25 Mississippi on Tuesday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Cousins growing up quickly for Cats

Updated: 02/01/2010 - DeMarcus Cousins doesn't answer questions after games so much as he holds court. The gregarious freshman center is as refreshingly unfiltered as head coach John Calipari is polished. Blunt and direct, Cousins is unapologetically honest whether the topic is his sometimes eccentric postgame attire or his ability to attract controversy wherever he goes.

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UK Hoops Ranked #20 by AP

Updated: 02/01/2010 - After two impressive road wins over No. 18/19 LSU and Mississippi State last week, the Kentucky women’s basketball team entered The Associated Press Top 25 poll for the first time this season, ranking No. 20 it was released Monday afternoon.

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UK falls from #1 in polls

Updated: 02/01/2010 - The Kentucky Wildcats are no longer on top in college basketball falling from the No. 1 spot in both major polls Monday. UK slips No. 3 in the USA Today ESPN Poll and to No. 4 in the Associated Press poll.

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UK Hoops wins 5th straight SEC game

Updated: 01/31/2010 - The UK Hoops team defeated Mississippi State Sunday 69-59 for its 5th striaght SEC win, the longest streak in the history of the program. Victoria Dunalp scored 19 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead Kentucky.

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Kentucky bounces back, dominates Vanderbilt, 85-72

Updated: 02/05/2010 - DeMarcus Cousins posted his 12th double-double with 21 points and 10 rebounds as No. 1 Kentucky bounced back from an upset loss to South Carolina with a 85-72 win over No. 21 Vanderbilt on Saturday. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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49 Wildcats make SEC Honor Roll

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – A total of 49 University of Kentucky student-athletes were named to the 2009 Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll for Fall Sports, announced Friday by SEC Commissioner Mike Slive.

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Ray "Rock" Oliver rejoins UK strength staff

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Ray “Rock” Oliver, a former strength coach with the University of Kentucky and Cincinnati Bengals, has returned to Lexington as the director of strength and conditioning for the UK football team, Coach Joker Phillips has announced.

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UK Hoops wins 4th straight, 5-2 in SEC

Posted: 01/29/2010 - Kentucky coach Matthew Mitchell was happy his team snapped a 16-game losing streak to LSU. What really excited him, though, was how the Wildcats performed against a ranked squad. (Post Game Notes Inside)

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Red-hot Vandy heads to Rupp on top in the SEC East

Posted: 01/28/2010 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Kevin Stallings has coached in the Southeastern Conference long enough to know the value of each league win. That might be why he is getting a little greedy.

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ESPN Gameday tickets sold out

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, KY – Tickets to the ESPN College Gameday on Feb. 13 have been sold out according to Ticketmaster.

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Calipari receives call from Texas coach after Carolina loss

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - John Calipari says the day after his top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats were knocked from their unbeaten perch, he got a call from the last coach who lost after climbing to No. 1 in the polls.

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Cal puts Cats back on top

Updated: 01/26/2010 - Kentucky is back in a familiar place, and so is its coach. The Wildcats, the last unbeaten team in Division I, were an unanimous No. 1 in The Associated Press' college basketball poll on Monday, their first time on top since the final poll of 2002-03. "We've gone from a guy that's not very good looking to just a beautiful young man," Calipari said with a laugh.

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UK Seeks to Set GameDay Attendance Record

Updated: 02/05/2010 - The University of Kentucky was the first college basketball team to win 2,000 games. Now, UK hopes to be the first to pack its arena for ESPN’s College GameDay. To accomplish that feat, UK needs your help.

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UK ranked #1

Updated: 01/25/2010 - It's official, both the Associated Press and coaches poll both have the University of Kentucky men's basketball team #1 in the nation.

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Banner placed in front of Coach Cal's home

Updated: 02/05/2010 - The big blue nation is buzzing, as the men's basketball team moves up the polls, taking the number one ranking in the nation. Fans were celebrating across Kentucky today. A banner was even placed in front of Coach Cal's home.

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UK climbs to #1 in both major polls

Updated: 01/25/2010 - Kentucky is on top of The Associated Press' college basketball poll, and the Wildcats are a unanimous No. 1. UK is also No. in the ESPN Coaches' Poll Released earlier today.

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UK Hoops whips Auburn 68-50

Updated: 02/05/2010 - The 25th-ranked University of Kentucky women’s basketball team forced 25 turnovers en route to a 68-50 win over Auburn Sunday afternoon in Memorial Coliseum. The Wildcats featured a balanced offensive attack with three players in double digits, led by freshman guard A’dia Mathies with 11. The second-highest crowd of 6,784 was on hand for the victory as UK celebrated National Girls and Women in Sports Day and Alumni Day.

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UK carves up Razorbacks, 101-70

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Darius Miller had a career-high 18 points and DeMarcus Cousins got his 10th double-double as No. 2 Kentucky coasted by Arkansas 101-70 Saturday. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Phillips announces hiring of Summers and Turner

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky football coach Joker Phillips has announced the hiring of David Turner and Mike Summers, both of whom have coached previously at Kentucky, coached at other schools in the Southeastern Conference and have been recruiting coordinators at the Division I level.

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UK Hoops wins easily 69-52 over Arkansas

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Junior forward Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) had a game-high 22 points, senior forward Lydia Watkins (Hopkinsville, Ky.) grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds, and the 25th-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team used a dominating first half to defeat Arkansas 69-52 Thursday night in Memorial Coliseum.

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Ex-Cat Blaton re-signs with Phillies

Updated: 01/25/2010 - PHILADELPHIA -- Joe Blanton and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a $24 million, three-year contract that avoided a salary arbitration hearing next month.

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