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Cal needs stopper, may play more zone

Updated: 01/15/2013 - John Calipari has coached several young teams in the past but he says this one is different. It does not have a defensive "stopper" on the perimeter. Going into Tuesday night's game with Tennssee, Calipari talked about playing more zone than he ever has coaching.

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Calipari upbeat, Tennessee next

Updated: 01/15/2013 - Kentucky coach John Calipari remained upbeat, preparing his team to face Tennessee Tuesday night in Rupp Arena. Calipari said his team will have to get it right. "Again, my vision is there's no one late in the season is going to want to play this team, if we get it right."

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UK Hoops moves up to No. 5 in AP Poll

Updated: 01/14/2013 - The Kentucky women's basketball team is now ranked No. 5 in the country in this week's Associated Press Poll. The Cats move up one spot after winning their 15th straight game Sunday. UK won at Missouri 69-43.

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Wall returns, boosts Wizards past Hawks

Posted: 01/12/2013 - John Wall gave his teammates a lift with 14 points and four assists in his first game of the season, and the worst-in-NBA Washington Wizards have their first winning streak after a 93-83 victory Saturday night over the Atlanta Hawks.

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Stoops says facility upgrades helps program

Posted: 01/12/2013 - Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops said the upcoming $110 million renovations to Commonwealth Stadium, which were announced Thursday, reinforced, to him, the school's commitment to its football program that has struggled in recent years

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Mainord named UK receivers coach

Posted: 01/12/2013 - After spending the past three seasons helping Neal Brown build an electric offense at Texas Tech as an assistant coach for outside receivers, Tommy Mainord has agreed to rejoin Brown as Kentucky’s wide receiver coach, head coach Mark Stoops announced Saturday.

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Ansley hired as UK defensive backs coach

Posted: 01/12/2013 - After stints with Southeastern Conference foes Alabama and Tennessee, former Troy University star defensive back Derrick Ansley has agreed to join Mark Stoops’ coaching staff as an assistant coach in charge of the cornerbacks, Stoops announced Saturday.

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UK women put streaks on the line at Missouri

Posted: 01/12/2013 - After winning its school-record 31st straight home game on Thursday, the sixth-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team will put its school-record 14-game winning streak on the line when it travels to Missouri for the first matchup between the teams in Columbia, Mo., on Sunday, Jan. 13 at 1:30 p.m. EST

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Win at Vandy 10 Years Ago Sparked Special Season for Cats

Posted: 01/10/2013 - Perhaps Kentucky's last-second win at Vandy, aided by a questionable call, will trigger a run similar to the streak Kentucky ripped off 10 years ago - and the jump start that year came in Nashville.

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UK Hoops wins again, 31 straight at home

Updated: 01/11/2013 - The UK Hoops team won its 31st consecutive home game Thursday night, setting a new school record. The Cats rallied in 2nd half for a 65-62 win over Texas A&M. UK is also riding a school record 14 game winning streak.

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Poythress returns to Tennessee

Updated: 01/10/2013 - UK forward Alex Poythress will be back in his home state Thursday night as Kentucky opens SEC play at Vanderbilt.

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UK women hope to keep streaks alive

Posted: 01/09/2013 - Kentucky has a couple of impressive winning streaks that it plans to keep intact when No. 20 Texas A&M comes to town.

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Calipari: 30-40 teams can make Final Four

Updated: 01/09/2013 - Kentucky hasn't played its first league game and already coach John Calipari has been asked to handicap the race for the national championship.

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Wall could suit up this weekend

Posted: 01/09/2013 - John Wall says he's tired of wearing suits and is ready to put on a jersey - perhaps as soon as this weekend.

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Stoops dismisses Caffey and Reed

Updated: 01/09/2013 - UK football coach Mark Stoops has dismissed two cornerbacks from his team, redshirt freshman Marcus Caffey and freshman Jonathan Reed.

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Phillips enrolls early at UK

Posted: 01/09/2013 - Quarterback Reese Phillips, who was the Most Valuable Player of the Tennessee High School East/West All-Star Classic in December, has enrolled at the University of Kentucky for the spring semester, head coach Mark Stoops announced Wednesday.

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