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Magloire re-signs with Toronto

Updated: 09/20/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Former UK big man Jamaal Magloire has resigned with the Toronto Raptors. He's the first Canadian-born player to play for the franchise.

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Cats return to practice, focus on Florida

Updated: 09/18/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team hit the practice fields for the first time this week, beginning preparation for the Southeastern Conference opener with No. 14 Florida on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium in Gainesville, Fla.

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Mathies named to Wade watch list

Updated: 09/18/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s basketball senior guard A’dia Mathies has been named to the preseason “Wade Watch” list for The State Farm Wade Trophy, as announced by The State Farm Wade Trophy Committee, along with the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association and the National Association for Girls and Women in Sport. The award is presented annually to the nation’s most outstanding NCAA Division I women’s basketball player.

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Registration underway for UK Hoops Coaching Clinic

Posted: 09/18/2012 - LEXINGTON, KY. – Registration for the inaugural UK Hoops Coaching Clinic, featuring the 2012 SEC Coach of the Year Matthew Mitchell and the Wildcats basketball team is now available for any interested coach. Coaches from all levels, including high school, middle school, AAU and junior college are encouraged to attend. Participants must be 18 years of age or older and no child of any age or person entering 9th -12th grade, junior college, or prep school will be allowed to register or attend.

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Joker defends his team, his program and himself

Updated: 09/17/2012 - Lexington, Ky. - Coming off Saturday's 32-31 loss to Western Kentucky UK coach Joker Phillips will take his team to Florida Saturday to open SEC play. With UK facing difficult schedule ahead, Phillips defended his team, his program and himself.

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WKU tops Cats, 32-31 in OT

Updated: 09/15/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Western Kentucky utilized a trick play in overtime to stun Kentucky on the road 32-31 Saturday night.

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Alumni basketball games raise more than $300,000

Posted: 09/15/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Former Kentucky players past and present gathered at Rupp Arena on Saturday to celebrate Wildcat tradition with a couple of alumni games. It was all part of coach John Calipari's Fantasy Experience.

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Six inducted into UK Athletics Hall of Fame

Updated: 09/14/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 2012 class of the University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame was inducted Friday night and included Derek Abney (football), Leroy Edwards (men’s basketball), J.B. Holmes (men’s golf), Jeff Keener (baseball), Clayton Moss (swimming and diving) and Nancy Scranton (women’s golf).

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Boyd, Simpson, Tyler UK game captains

Updated: 09/14/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips has announced that senior wide receiver Aaron Boyd, sophomore linebacker Miles Simpson and junior defensive back Dakotah Tyler have been named game captains for Kentucky’s in-state contest Saturday against Western Kentucky University at 7 p.m. ET.

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Vitale praises Cal, didn't think he'd win title

Updated: 09/14/2012 - ESPN's Dick Vitale was in Lexington Friday visiting with campers at John Calipari's Basketball Experience. Vitale spoke glowingly of Cal and his ability to mesh players for the common good. That is winning the NCAA Championship. Vitale didn't think he would do it.

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Joker happy with practice, team healthy

Updated: 09/12/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- For the second time in as many days, the University of Kentucky football team hit the Tim Couch Practice Fields at the Nutter Training Facility to continue its preparation for in-state foe Western Kentucky University. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. ET on Saturday at Commonwealth Stadium and will be televised nationally on ESPNU.

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Tayshaun Prince to be featured on commemorative bottle

Posted: 09/12/2012 - FRANKFORT, Ky. — Tayshaun Prince, the former University of Kentucky basketball star, will help launch a commemorative wine bottle that will benefit the Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s child nutrition program.

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Warford, UK linemen, adopt different personalities on game day

Updated: 09/12/2012 - UK guard Larry Warford describes his teammates on the offensive line as nice guys. Warford suggested that when it's game time, he and the his teammates take on different personalities. "When we come onto the field, it's like all of us are a different person."

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UK readies for Western

Posted: 09/11/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky defensive coordinator Rick Minter and offensive coordinator Randy Sanders talked after practice Tuesday about a talented and experienced Western Kentucky University team that will enter Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday at 7 p.m. ET.

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UK plans to renovate soccer facilities

Posted: 09/11/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Plans have been finalized and approved for renovations to the Kentucky men’s and women’s soccer facility, the UK Soccer Complex, UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart and the UK Athletics Board of Trustees announced on Tuesday afternoon.

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WKU coach apologizes for comment

Updated: 09/10/2012 - Western Kentucky players and coach Willie Taggart do not like WKU students wearing UK clothes and hats around campus. The Hilltoppers voiced their displeasure Monday and Taggart later put out an apology.

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Aaron Boyd finds success, close bond with Shane

Updated: 09/10/2012 - After two games senior Aaron Boyd is Kentucky's leading receiver. Boyd caught 11 passes against Kent State and his brother Shane, a former Wildcat was on hand to see it.

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Joker looks ahead to WKU Saturday

Updated: 09/10/2012 - Lexington, KY. (WKYT) - UK coach Joker Phillips Talked about his team Monday afternoon as the Cats begin getting ready to play Western Kentucky Saturday night at Commonwealth Stadium. Kickoff is at 7:00pm.

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Offense Erupts in 47-14 Smashing of Kent State

Updated: 09/09/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Maxwell Smith threw for 354 yards and four touchdowns to lead Kentucky to a 47-14 smashing of Kent State in the 2012 home opener, on Saturday night at Commonwealth Stadium.

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