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Cats have struggled stopping Tebow, Florida

Posted: 09/23/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky defensive tackle Ricky Lumpkin says it would be easier to stop Florida quarterback Tim Tebow if the former Heisman Trophy winner wasn't so nice.

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Ex-Cat Bogans signs with Spurs

Posted: 09/22/2009 - SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Guard Keith Bogans is the latest newcomer to the San Antonio Spurs.

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Brooks looking for better effort against Florida

Updated: 10/06/2009 - Rich Brooks isn't sure what it will take for Kentucky to upset top-ranked Florida when the Gators visit Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday. He does know it what it won't take, namely another poor performance similar to what the Wildcats showed in their 31-27 comeback win against archrival Louisville over the weekend. "We gave up a few too many big plays for my liking," Brooks said.

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Kentucky Wins Third Straight Governors Cup, 31-27

Posted: 09/20/2009 - Derrick Locke returned a kickoff 100 yards for a touchdown and ran for another score as Kentucky outlasted Louisville 31-27 on Saturday, the Wildcats' third consecutive victory against the in-state rival Cardinals. (Stats Inside)

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Brooks can emphathize with counterpart

Posted: 09/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - While Kentucky coach Rich Brooks can empathize with Louisville's Steve Kragthrope, he wouldn't trade places with his Cardinals counterpart.

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Henderson's Bat Cats haul in sixth-best recruiting class

Posted: 09/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- In two seasons as head coach of the University of Kentucky baseball program, Gary Henderson has landed two top-six recruiting classes, as the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper tabbed UK’s newcomers the sixth-best recruiting class in the nation, it was announced Thursday.

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UK's Paxton one of America's top prospects

Posted: 09/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky senior southpaw James Paxton has been tabbed as the seventh-best college baseball prospect available for the 2010 MLB Draft, Baseball America announced Wednesday.

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Brooks, Cats prepare for "bigger, stronger" Cards

Posted: 09/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky football team is preparing for a greater challenge in the second game of the season, Coach Rich Brooks said following Tuesday morning’s practice at the Nutter Training Center.

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UK freshman suspended for Louisville game

Posted: 09/20/2009 - UK coach Rich Brooks announced today that freshman linebacker Ridge Wilson has been suspended for the Louisville game this Saturday in Commonwealth Stadium.

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Cats going for third straight win over Cards

Posted: 09/20/2009 - Kentucky linebacker Micah Johnson remembers all the raised eyebrows he drew when he opted to sign with the Wildcats rather than Louisville four years ago. Kentucky was struggling under Rich Brooks. The Cardinals were a perennial bowl team and burgeoning Big East power under Bobby Petrino. Johnson, however, bought into the rebuilding plan Brooks was selling. And while he isn't one to say "I told you so," he is relishing how swiftly the balance of power in the Bluegrass has changed over the last three years.

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UK Basketball Reports Secondary Violation

Posted: 09/20/2009 - Mike DeCourcy of the Sporting News is reporting that Kentucky reported a secondary violation which involves former aide Bilal Batley.

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Big Blue Madness set for Oct. 16

Posted: 09/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - New Kentucky coach John Calipari will make his debut at Rupp Arena on Oct. 16.

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The 2009 Football Wildcats Will Finish…

Posted: 08/31/2009 - It wasn’t inconceivable, writing about a UK football team that in 2009 could be setting its sights on a bowl appearance. A few years back it seemed possible. Only, what seemed likely was that the head coach would be someone other than Rich Brooks.

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Patrick Patterson Named To Wooden Award Watch List

Posted: 08/19/2009 - For the second straight season, Patrick Patterson has been named to the Top 50 watch list for the John R. Wooden Award All-American Team and Player of the Year trophy.

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UK Football: Gonzalez & Boyd Suspended

Updated: 08/11/2009 - Senior center Jorge Gonzalez and sophomore wide receiver Aaron Boyd have been suspended, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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Cats Enjoy Media Day, Get Ready For Practice

Updated: 08/07/2009 - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks says he thinks this year's team is talented enough to make it to a fourth straight bowl despite a tough schedule.

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From the Sidelines: Freshman Starting Quarterback? Be Careful What You Wish For

Updated: 08/06/2009 - It will come after the first loss; maybe after the first incomplete pass. The pleas from the “faithful,” the fans who believe they have UK’s best football interests at heart. They will scream, shout, cajole, implore – whatever they deem it necessary for head coach Rich Brooks to make a change.

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Sanders reportedly commits to UK

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Scout.com is reporting UK has received a verbal commitment from running back Rymond Sanders of Stephenson High School in Stone Mountain, Georgia.

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Brooks tells UK fans three straight bowl games not enough

Posted: 08/03/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky football coach Rich Brooks often gets asked about the doubters - the fans who point out that while the Wildcats have won a record three straight bowls, none were of the high-profile nature they had targeted.

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Coach Cal Leaves Weekend Message about Walk-Ons on Website

Posted: 08/03/2009 - Today (Friday July 31st) Coach John Calipari left a weekend message discussing his take on walk-ons for the UK basketball team. He also mentions he is trying to get Mark Krebs a scholarship for the team.

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UK Fan Day set for Aug. 8

Posted: 08/03/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual Kentucky Football Fan Day has been slated for Saturday, Aug. 8, at Commonwealth Stadium. Gates open at 6:30 p.m., when posters and schedule cards will be given away.

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