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UK women's coach channels Elvis at Children's Charity

Updated: 06/21/2013 - In addition to leading the UK women's basketball team to consecutive Elite Eight appearances, coach Matthew Mitchell has made a name for himself by doing the "Dougie," and by dressing and dancing like M.C. Hammer at Big Blue Madness. On Thursday, the Wildcats coach capped off a night of celebration at the Children's Charity Cabaret by appearing as Elvis Presley.

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Woodson watching UK euphoria from afar

Updated: 06/21/2013 - Andre Woodson begins his first season at Morehead St. and says he couldn't be happier. He's a full-time football coach, has a new son and on Thursday, was hosting his first quarterback camp for young players.

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Calipari named honorary pace car driver

Updated: 06/20/2013 - Kentucky Speedway announced on Wednesday that Kentucky head coach John Calipari has been named the honorary pace car driver for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400, which takes place on June 29.

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Casey to remain Raptors coach

Posted: 06/19/2013 - Dwane Casey will remain as the Toronto Raptors head coach, new general manager Masai Ujiri says.

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UK moves up to No. 1 in Rivals rankings

Updated: 06/19/2013 - Kentucky moved up to No. 1 in the Rivals recruiting rankings for 2014 Tuesday night. Mark Stoops and his staff received a commitment from offensive tackle Derrick Kelly out of Havana, Florida.

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UK's Dupree, Williamson named to defensive award watch list

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Junior defensive end Alvin “Bud” Dupree and senior linebacker Avery Williamson were honored recently by being named to the 2013 College Football Performance Awards Defensive Awards Watch List after their strong play last season for Kentucky.

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Calipari calls Noel top prospect in NBA Draft

Updated: 06/18/2013 - The Cleveland Cavaliers own the first pick in the upcoming NBA Draft and will host UK center Nerlens Noel this weekend. Kentucky coach John Calipari calls Noel the top prospect in the draft, but warns, "everybody is posturing."

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Calipari still mum on "Kentucky Code"

Posted: 06/18/2013 - Kentucky coach John Calipari is still mum on the new points-based accountability system he's implementing with his team this summer.

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Neal Brown looks ahead to start of Stoops era

Updated: 06/18/2013 - After putting together one of the most prolific offenses in the country at Texas Tech, Neal Brown has returned to Kentucky as offensive coordinator. Brown is hopeful of putting up the same kind of numbers with the Cats as he did with the Red Raiders.

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Tyre Brady commits to UK

Updated: 06/14/2013 - The Kentucky coaching staff picked up its 17th commitment for 2014 with the addition of wide receiver Tyre Brady.

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Antigua tabbed as next Dominican coach

Posted: 06/13/2013 - Kentucky assistant coach Orlando Antigua has been named the head coach of the Dominican National Team it was announced by the Dominican Federation on Thursday.

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UK's athletics teams surpass NCAA APR cut score

Posted: 06/11/2013 - The NCAA released its Academic Progress Rate report Tuesday, showing that all 22 of the University of Kentucky sports teams surpassed the NCAA cut score and that 15 of the 22 squads exceeded the national average for public universities in their sports.

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Florida linebacker commits to Wildcats

Updated: 06/11/2013 - Longwood, Fla. linebacker Nico Firios has committed to UK. Firios told the Orlando Sentinel that he chose the Wildcats over Louisville.

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Eight Wildcats named track and field All-Americans

Posted: 06/11/2013 - Eight Kentucky track and field Wildcats were named All-Americans, the United States Track and Field Cross Country and Track and Field Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced Monday.

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UK announces new athletics compliance director

Posted: 06/11/2013 - Rachel Newman Baker, who serves as the NCAA managing director of enforcement for development and investigations, has been named the senior associate athletics director for compliance at the University of Kentucky, UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart announced Tuesday. She will officially begin her duties on July 8, 2013.

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