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UK Fan Day set for Aug. 4

Posted: 07/11/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The annual Kentucky Football Fan Day has been slated for Saturday, Aug. 4 at Commonwealth Stadium, where the Kentucky football team will hold an open practice along with an autograph session and fireworks show.

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UK's Smith named to Rimington Watch List

Posted: 07/10/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football senior Matt Smith, who has started the past two seasons at center for the Wildcats, has been named to the Rimington Trophy Watch List, which annually honors the best center in the nation, the trophy committee announced Tuesday.

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Alex Meyer pitches in MLB Futures Game

Posted: 07/08/2012 - Former Kentucky star right-hander Alex Meyer became the third former Wildcat and the second UK pitcher to play in the MLB Futures Game in the last two years.

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Davis fails to make U.S. national team

Updated: 07/08/2012 - Five members of the gold medal winning lineup at the 2008 Bejing Games were included in the 12-man U.S. Olympic basketball team announced by USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo on Saturday.

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Holmes three shots off lead at Greenbrier

Posted: 07/07/2012 - WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) - U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson shot a 5-under 65 on Saturday to take a two-stroke lead into the final round of the Greenbrier Classic.

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Kidd-Gilchrist signs first pro contract

Updated: 07/07/2012 - The Charlotte Bobcats have signed No. 2 overall pick Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, which will allow the rookie small forward to participate in summer-league practices and games starting Tuesday in Las Vegas.

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Davis attends USA workout

Posted: 07/06/2012 - LAS VEGAS (AP) - The U.S. men's Olympic basketball team has opened training camp and quickly had its first injury.

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UK's Maile named honorable mention All-American

Posted: 07/06/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After leading Kentucky with 12 homers and 51 RBI during its historic 2012 campaign, junior catcher Luke Maile has been named honorable mention All-America by College Baseball Insider, it was announced on Friday morning.

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Calipari's Cats to face Lafayette in November

Updated: 07/06/2012 - EASTON, Pa. – Lafayette College head coach Fran O'Hanlon released the 2012-13 men's basketball schedule on Thursday and the campaign is highlighted by several high-profile non-conference matchups, including a meeting with the reigning national champion Kentucky Wildcats.

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Transy, UK exhibition game announced

Posted: 07/05/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - For the second year in a row, Transylvania's men's basketball team will take on the University of Kentucky in an exhibition game at Rupp Arena.

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Miller to play with Hornets Summer League team

Posted: 07/05/2012 - NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Hornets first-round pick Austin Rivers and third-year pro Al-Farouq Aminu are among those who've been named to New Orleans' Las Vegas summer league roster.

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UK's Henderson inks new 5-year deal

Posted: 07/03/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky baseball coach Gary Henderson, who directed the Wildcats to a school-record 45-win season in 2012, has signed a new five-year contract, UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart announced Tuesday.

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Former Wildcat Johnson helps USA to World Cup win

Posted: 07/03/2012 - OKLAHOMA CITY.– For the sixth time in the history of the event the United States captured the World Cup of Softball held in Oklahoma City. UK’s assistant coach and former All-America player, Molly Johnson, started five contests in the event and ended the series on a three-game hitting streak.

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Calipari creates Coach Cal Book Club

Posted: 07/03/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari is recommending his favorite books to visitors to his website, which has created the "Coach Cal Book Club."

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Kidd-Gilchrist introduced to Charlotte fans

Posted: 06/29/2012 - CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - The Bobcats have a new coach, a new color scheme and three new players. Charlotte is ushering in what it hopes is a new era in Bobcats basketball.

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Memorable UK games set to air this summer on Big Blue Encore

Posted: 06/25/2012 - Want to relive Anthony Davis' blocked shot that secured UK's win over North Carolina? Need a football fix, including Kentucky's improbable win over Tennessee last November? Those games and more will air this summer as part of WKYT's Big Blue Encore, which features some of the "best of" UK games over the past 30 years.

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UK Football Recruiters Right in Looking North

Updated: 06/26/2012 - When you want something – REALLY want something – you go where you’ll have the best opportunity of getting it. Including football talent.

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Despite cuts, UK president vows budget protects top priorities

Updated: 06/22/2012 - While the state's flagship university prepares for layoffs and further budget cuts, University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto is making the case that the university's commitment remains steadfast despite challenges ahead.

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Waltrip to sport UK colors at Sprint Cup race

Posted: 06/22/2012 - Michael Waltrip and Aaron's will honor the University of Kentucky at Kentucky Speedway. He and his Aaron’s Dream Machine will sport University of Kentucky colors to honor his favorite college basketball team.

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Alex Meyer named to MLB Futures game roster

Posted: 06/22/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky star right-hander Alex Meyer has been named to the 14th annual MLB Futures Game roster, set for July 8 at 5 p.m. ET at the Kansas City Royals’ Kauffman Stadium as part of MLB All-Star Game festivities, it was announced on Thursday afternoon.

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