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UK Hoops shines during Fan Day

Posted: 11/07/2009 - The 2009-10 Kentucky women’s basketball team debuted their skills for over 200 fans Saturday morning in the third annual “UK Hoops Fan Day” in Memorial Coliseum. The Wildcats defeated the Blue Bombers, the team’s male practice squad, 49-43 in three 10-minute periods.

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Wall impresses, Kentucky wins big 117-52

Updated: 11/06/2009 - John Wall scored 27 points in his collegiate debut and No. 4 Kentucky rolled past Clarion 117-52 on Friday night in an exhibition game.

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SEC fines Florida's Meyer

Posted: 11/06/2009 - GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Florida coach Urban Meyer has been fined $30,000 by the Southeastern Conference for criticizing officials.

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D'Backs pick up Webb's $8.5 M option

Posted: 11/06/2009 - PHOENIX (AP) - Pitcher Brandon Webb's $8.5 million option was exercised Friday by the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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Lindley in, Locke Out

Posted: 11/05/2009 - Following Thursday’s practice, Coach Rich Brooks confirmed that cornerback Trevard Lindley will start against Eastern Kentucky on Saturday, but tailback Derrick Locke will not play against EKU.

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Back injury forces Prince to bench, ends streak

Posted: 11/03/2009 - AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) - Detroit Pistons forward Tayshaun Prince will miss Tuesday's game against the Orlando Magic with a back injury, ending his consecutive-games streak at 496.

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Flu Bug Hurting Football Cats

Updated: 11/03/2009 - Illness and injury thinned the ranks of the Kentucky football team significantly during Tuesday morning’s practice at the Nutter Training Center.

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UK Hoops Fans' Day set for Saturday

Posted: 11/03/2009 - Lexington, KY – University of Kentucky women's basketball fans are invited to the third annual “UK Hoops Fan Day” Saturday, Nov. 7 in Memorial Coliseum. The event is free of charge and will feature inflatable games, music, free posters, an autograph session and a Blue and White scrimmage. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. ET and the first 100 fans will receive a free hot dog and coke. The event will begin at 10 a.m. ET.

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Cats Beat Campbellsville 74-38

Posted: 11/02/2009 - New Kentucky coach John Calipari promised some growing pains, and there were plenty as the Wildcats had 23 turnovers and were 3 of 14 on 3-pointers.

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Rondo agrees to 5 year contract extension

Updated: 11/05/2009 - Rajon Rondo says he has agreed to a five-year contract extension with the Celtics, keeping the star point guard from entering the market as a restricted free agent after the season.

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Rich Brooks Answers Questions about MSU Loss

Posted: 11/02/2009 - Coach Rich Brooks agreed, saying overconfidence caused his team to lose focus. Now he has to find a way to pick the Wildcats back up before things unravel.

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Patterson Named AP Pre-Season All-American

Posted: 11/02/2009 - The 6-9 Patterson averaged 17.9 points and 9.3 rebounds for the Wildcats last season and he's expected to be more of an inside presence this season with the addition of freshman point guard John Wall to new coach John Calipari's offense.

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Gillispie pleads guilty to DUI

Updated: 11/02/2009 - Former Kentucky coach Billy Gillispie appeared in the courtroom this morning in Anderson County where he entered a guilty plea to driving under the influence of alcohol in August.

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Calipari looking for defense against Campbellsville

Updated: 11/01/2009 - Kentucky coach John Calipari says he can't figure out if his team is really good on offense or just really bad on defense. He hopes to get an answer on Monday night when the Wildcats host Campbellsville in an exhibition at Rupp Arena.

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Miss State Runs Over Kentucky 31-24

Updated: 10/31/2009 - Anthony Dixon rushed for two touchdowns and a school-record 252 yards as Mississippi State kept its bowl hopes alive by outlasting Kentucky 31-24 on Saturday night. (Stats & Notes Inside)

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UK says Wall cleared to play

Updated: 10/30/2009 - UK announced Friday night that the NCAA has cleared John Wall to play this season, with some stipulations. Questions had been raised about his status because his former coach was a certified agent.

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Patterson & Wall On Preseason Watch List

Posted: 10/30/2009 - Junior Patrick Patterson and freshman John Wall were both named to the Naismith Preseason Watch list as announced by the Atlanta Tip-Off Club.

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SEC will fine and suspend coaches for public criticism of officials

Posted: 10/30/2009 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 30, 2009) - In a unanimous vote of the Southeastern Conference’s Athletic Directors and with the full support of the Conference’s twelve Presidents and Chancellors, all violations of SEC Bylaw 10.5.4 will be enforced by suspensions and fines, effective immediately.

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UK, MSU taking same paths in rugged SEC

Updated: 10/30/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky and Mississippi State have spent the last few years bumping into each other while knocking against the glass ceiling at the top of the Southeastern Conference.

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Wall heats up Blue-White, but elgibility status still unclear

Posted: 10/29/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- John Wall took off on two feet, pulled his left arm behind his head and threw down a tomahawk dunk. Moments later, the Kentucky freshman point guard took an inbounds pass and beat everybody down the court for a layup.

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Wildcats Start Season 4th & 5th In Top 25 Polls

Updated: 10/29/2009 - Kentucky receives 3 first place votes and will start the season 4th in the Associated Press Top 25. The Cats are picked to start the season 5th in the ESPN/USA Today Top 25. (Complete AP Poll Inside)

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