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Former Wildcat Emery joins tennis coaching staff

Posted: 08/14/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After a decorated playing career and several successful coaching and instructing stops over the past few years, including serving as the Wildcats’ volunteer assistant coach last season, Matt Emery has joined Cedric Kauffmann’s staff as assistant coach, Kauffmann announced on Tuesday.

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UK women release non-conference basketball schedule

Posted: 08/14/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team is set to face a tough non-conference schedule in 2012-13, one that features nine home games, including a matchup with DePaul in Rupp Arena, and road games at Baylor and Louisville. The Wildcats, who will face eight teams that advanced to postseason play, will also travel to southern California for two games in mid-December.

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Saturday scrimmage important for the Cats

Updated: 08/10/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky coach Joker Phillips said on Friday that he's almost ready to name a starter at quarterback. The Cats will conduct their first scrimmage of fall practice on Saturday and the coach says the workout could help speed up his decision.

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UK basketball schedule highlighted by traditional rival home games

Updated: 08/10/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Southeastern Conference announced its new-look 14-team, 18-game men’s basketball schedule for the 2012-13 season Friday afternoon and UK’s slate is highlighted by traditional rival home games with Tennessee, Vanderbilt and Florida.

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Bulls announce Teague signing

Updated: 08/09/2012 - CHICAGO (AP) - The Chicago Bulls say they have signed first-round draft pick Marquis Teague.

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Teague inks deal with Bulls

Posted: 08/07/2012 - The Chicago Tribune is reporting that former Wildcat Marquis Teagues has signed a contract with the Bulls.

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Dawson enters Pro Football Hall of Fame

Updated: 08/05/2012 - Dermontti Dawson succeeded Mike Webster as the Pittsburgh Steelers' center. He's also followed him into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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Blanton traded to Dodgers

Posted: 08/03/2012 - PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Right-hander Joe Blanton has been traded to the Dodgers after Los Angeles claimed him on waivers.

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LSU opens season ranked No. 1

Posted: 08/02/2012 - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Despite its lopsided loss to Alabama in last January's BCS national title game, LSU will open the 2012 season ranked No. 1 in at least one poll.

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Big Blue Encore again this weekend

Posted: 08/01/2012 - UK fans, it's time to set your DVRs again. On Sunday, beginning at 9:00 p.m., another Big Blue Encore airs on CWKYT. This week, it’s UK’s win over Florida from March 4, 2012.

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Governor's Cup luncheon starts football talk

Updated: 07/27/2012 - The annual Governor's Cup luncheon was held on Thursday at the Cardinal Club in Simpsonville. UK football coach Joker Phillips and Louisville coach Charlie Strong were on hand to discuss the game between the two schools, which will take place Sept. 2 at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium.

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Kauffman named UK's new tennis coach

Updated: 07/25/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky men’s tennis associate head coach Cedric Kauffmann has been named the 12th men’s tennis head coach in program history after the retirement of 30-year head coach Dennis Emery last week, UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart announced Wednesday.

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Pair of Wildcats get All-Star nod

Posted: 07/25/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky freshman right-hander Chandler Shepherd and sophomore infielder Paul McConkey started their respective summer collegiate league all-star games, with Shepherd starting in the Perfect Game Collegiate League and McConkey getting the nod as the designated hitter in the New England Collegiate League.

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