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Calipari talks recruiting class, Wiggins

Updated: 05/15/2013 - The pending arrival of eight heralded newcomers has allowed Kentucky coach John Calipari to quickly move on after losing out on top recruit Andrew Wiggins.

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UK rallies to beat Indiana 5-3

Updated: 05/14/2013 - Micheal Thomas led off the seventh inning with a game-tying home run and A.J. Reed singled with two outs to driving in the go-ahead run and lift Kentucky to a 5-3 comeback win over No. 15 Indiana, on Tuesday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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UK athletes on record pace in classroom

Updated: 05/14/2013 - With competition in NCAA-sanctioned winter sports in the books, UK Athletics is on pace for the best Directors' Cup finish in school history. UK ranks 20th in the latest standings, one of the key metrics used by Mitch Barnhart to evaluate the program's progress in competition.

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UK-Baylor part of Big 12/SEC Challenge

Posted: 05/14/2013 - The Kentucky-Baylor men’s basketball game on Dec. 6 will be a part of the 2013 Big 12/SEC Challenge as announced by both conferences and ESPN on Tuesday.

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UK athletes support Kickin It 4 Kelly

Updated: 05/14/2013 - Cancer can be a tough battle for anyone of any age, but for one young Pulaski County boy, he's not in the battle alone. He has an entire Big Blue Nation backing him up.

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Andrew Wiggins will play at Kansas

Updated: 05/14/2013 - After months of speculation, Andrew Wiggins, the nation’s top basketball recruit, announced on Tuesday that he would play at Kansas.

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UK-Vandy rained out, doubleheader Saturday

Updated: 05/10/2013 - With heavy rains in the Central Kentucky area, the series opener with Kentucky and No. 1 Vanderbilt has been postponed, with the teams to play a doubleheader Saturday. Game one will start at 2 p.m. ET, with the second game set for a 7 p.m. ET start at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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UK tennis cruises into regional final

Updated: 05/10/2013 - With singles wins from No. 23 Tom Jomby, Kevin Lai and Grant Roberts, coupled with domination of the doubles point on all three courts, the eighth-ranked University of Kentucky men’s tennis team surpassed a challenge from Western Michigan, as the Wildcats blanked the Broncos 4-0 in the first round of the 2013 NCAA Men’s Tennis Championship to advance to the regional final on Saturday.

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Top recruit Drew Barker will play for UK

Updated: 05/10/2013 - Drew Barker, one of the top players in the country in the class of 2014 and according to some the best player in Kentucky will play his college football at the University of Kentucky.

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Watch Barker announcement LIVE on wkyt.com

Updated: 05/10/2013 - Conner High School quarterback Drew Barker is set to make his college announcement on Friday and fans can watch LIVE on wkyt.com beginning at 3:30 p.m.

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Warford signs with Lions

Updated: 05/10/2013 - The Detroit Lions say they've signed eight players picked in the NFL draft, including second-round selection Darius Slay.

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Cousins says he's still dealing with false image

Updated: 05/10/2013 - Former Wildcat Demarcus Cousins threw out the first pitch at Whitaker Bank Ball Park Thursday night, and afterwards said he'll continue to deal with what he calls a "false image."

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Amber Smith to coach at Tennessee

Updated: 05/09/2013 - Former Kentucky point guard Amber Smith is joining Tennessee's coaching staff as a graduate assistant.

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Maegan Conwright leaves UK

Updated: 05/09/2013 - Guard Maegan Conwright has left the UK women's basketball team. Conwright was sidelined by a knee injury most of last season.

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UK's Stallworth invited to World University Games team trial

Posted: 05/08/2013 - Kentucky women’s basketball junior DeNesha Stallworth is one of 31 top student-athletes in the country who have accepted invitations to participate in the 2013 USA Basketball Women’s World University Games Team trials. Trials will take place May 16-19 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center (USOTC) in Colorado Springs, Colo., and the USA Basketball Junior National Team Committee issued the invitations.

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UK hosts SEC Softball Tournament

Updated: 05/08/2013 - After its first-ever series win over the defending national champion No. 7 Alabama Crimson Tide over the weekend, the No. 19 University of Kentucky softball team looks to keep its momentum alive when it plays host to the 2013 Southeastern Conference Tournament for the first time in school history, beginning Wednesday at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Ky.

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UK defeats Wright St. 4-1 behind Grundy

Updated: 05/08/2013 - Senior Jerad Grundy fired five one-run innings in his first career midweek start, leading Kentucky to a 4-1 win over Wright State, on Tuesday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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