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Spurrier confident, but cautious

Updated: 09/25/2012 - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Coach Steve Spurrier says No. 6 South Carolina is better than Kentucky.

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Smith throws in practice; Cobble still out

Updated: 09/25/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - UK coach Joker Phillips said on Monday quarterback Maxwell Smith wouldn't throw again until Thursday. Smith missed the Florida game after aggrivating a shoulder injury suffered last season.

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2012 State Farm Champions Classic tickets go on sale

Updated: 09/25/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Tickets for the 2012 State Farm Champions Classic will go on sale Monday, Oct. 1. The second annual event will be played Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.

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Wyndham, George named captains for UF game

Posted: 09/21/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky Coach Joker Phillips has announced that senior defensive linebacker/end Taylor Wyndham and junior tailback Jonathan George will be game captains on Saturday when UK faces Florida at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.

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Gators gunning for 26 straight over Cats

Posted: 09/21/2012 - GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - No. 14 Florida has been a second-half team this season, outscoring opponents 50-13 after halftime and 27-0 in the fourth quarter. That could change against Kentucky.

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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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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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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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