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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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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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