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Kentucky Gets Dog Bitten, Lose Third Straight

Updated: 02/03/2009 - Phil Turner scored a career-high 18 points to lead four Mississippi State players in double figures as the Bulldogs handed Kentucky its third straight loss, 66-57, on Tuesday. (Stats Inside)

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Gamecocks, Horn Win Homecoming, Slip By Cats

Updated: 01/31/2009 - Devan Downey's turnaround jumper with 3 seconds left lifted South Carolina to a 78-77 victory over No. 24 Kentucky on Saturday, the Gamecocks' second victory in 23 games in Lexington. (Stats Inside)

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Kentucky Suffers First SEC Loss, Rebels Win 85-80

Updated: 01/27/2009 - Patrick Patterson scored a game high 24, but Jodie Meeks was ice cold for most of the game until hitting his first field goal with 11:46 to go in the second half. Ole Miss dominated on the boards and took advantage of Kentucky's youth handing them their first conference loss 85 to 80.

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Patterson Playing Through The Pain

Posted: 01/22/2009 - Kentucky forward Perry Stevenson looked puzzled when asked about Patrick Patterson's 21-point, 18-rebound performance in a victory over Auburn on Wednesday night despite playing with a badly bruised middle finger on his right hand.

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UK Hoops Improves To 2-1 In SEC Play

Posted: 01/15/2009 - For the sixth straight game, three or more Wildcats scored in double-digits, helping UK (12-6, 2-1 Southeastern Conference) to a 67-57 victory over Alabama (12-6, 0-3 SEC) Thursday night at Coleman Coliseum. It was the Wildcats' seventh win in their last eight games.

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Joker Phillips, Randy Sanders Get New Titles

Posted: 01/15/2009 - Brooks said that Phillips, UK’s offensive coordinator, has been named head coach of the offense while Sanders will now have the title of offensive coordinator.

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UK Hoops Gets Transfer From LSU

Posted: 01/14/2009 - Freshman point guard Crystal Riley of Arlington, Tenn., has transferred from LSU to play women's basketball at the University of Kentucky, Coach Matthew Mitchell has announced.

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Surprise, Surprise! Lindley's Coming Back

Posted: 01/14/2009 - After testing the NFL Draft waters, All-America cornerback Trevard Lindley announced Wednesday that he will stay at Kentucky for his senior season in 2009.

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Williams To Play In Shrine Game

Posted: 01/13/2009 - University of Kentucky linebacker Johnny Williams has accepted an invitation to play in the East-West Shrine Game on Jan. 17 in Houston.

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Junior College DT Signs With Kentucky

Updated: 04/09/2009 - Junior-college defensive tackle Mark Crawford has signed a letter-of-intent to play football at the University of Kentucky, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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Kentucky Hangs On, Wins SEC Opener

Updated: 01/10/2009 - Jodie Meeks scored 21 points and Kentucky's defense suffocated Vanderbilt in a 70-60 victory in the Southeastern Conference opener for both schools on Saturday. (Stats Inside)

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Micah Makes It Official, He's Staying For Senior Season

Posted: 01/09/2009 - 27 Sportsfirst reported on Wednesday that Kentucky linebacker Micah Johnson was returning for his senior season. This afternoon the UK linebacker made it official as he plans to lead the defense in 2009 rather than enter the NFL Draft.

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Cards Top Cats On Sosa Shot In Final Seconds

Posted: 01/04/2009 - Edgar Sosa is finally out of RickPitino's doghouse. The much-maligned Louisville point guard hit a 30-footer with 2.8 seconds remaining to give the 18th-ranked Cardinals a 74-71 victory over archrival Kentucky on Sunday. Sosa finished with 18 points, Terrence Williams had 19 points and eight rebounds and Jerry Smith scored 11 points for Louisville (9-3), which escaped a major meltdown in the final seconds to beat the Wildcats at Freedom Hall for the first time since 2002.

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Kentucky Surging, Cards Reeling On Eve Of Showdown

Posted: 01/04/2009 - The day of the annual Louisville-Kentucky game, Pitino - then the coach at Kentucky - would ask the man dubbed "Mr. Wildcat" what the big deal was about the rivalry with the hated Cardinals.

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Comeback Cats Knock Off ECU, Win Third Consecutive Bowl

Updated: 01/03/2009 - Ventrell Jenkins scooped up a fumble and barreled his 285-pound frame 56 yards for the go-ahead touchdown, helping Kentucky win a program-best third straight bowl game with a 25-19 victory over East Carolina on Friday in the Liberty Bowl. (Stats Included)

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UK Hoops Team Wins 4th Straight

Posted: 01/01/2009 - The Kentucky women’s basketball team hit 29-of-32 free-throw attempts, including 13-of-14 in the final four minutes to lead the Wildcats to their fourth consecutive win with a 72-63 win over North Carolina A&T on Thursday night in Memorial Coliseum.

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Jarmon, Williams Named Game Captains

Posted: 01/01/2009 - Offensive tackle Garry Williams and defensive end Jeremy Jarmon will be the game captains for the AutoZone Liberty Bowl, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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Hartline Ready For Fresh Start

Posted: 12/31/2008 - Because Kentucky quarterback Mike Hartline lacks the arm strength of his predecessor and the foot speed of a freshman teammate, he spent much of the season trying to escape not one shadow, but two.

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