1. 5-Star UK Target Labissiere Back from Injury

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Hard work pays off, but it can come with a cost, too. Skal Labissiere knows first-hand...

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  2. UK Once Had Talks to Do What U of L Is Now Doing Join the ACC

    On July 1, the tectonic plates beneath college sports in the commonwealth will shift when the University of Louisville joins the Atlantic Coast Conference...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 2,320 reads 0 comments

  3. Kentucky Basketball: How Each Freshman Can Earn a Starting Role in 2014-15

    It's odd to enter a college basketball season and see a John Calipari -led Kentucky Wildcat team returning superstar talent from the previous recruiting class, especially coming off a trip to the Final Four...

    Scott Henry Written by Scott Henry about 1 month ago 6,385 reads 11 comments

  4. Tyler Ulis Has a Right Ankle Sprain

    One very astute commenter noticed that in the picture we posted of some of the players this morning, Tyler Ulis was wearing a walking boot...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 180 reads 0 comments

  5. Top 100 MVP Diallo Thrilled to Pocket Offer from Kentucky

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Much was made of Kentucky's chances to land top basketball recruit Cheick Diallo after the program hired Barry "Slice" Rohrssen as a new assistant coach last month...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 962 reads 0 comments

  6. Lexington Mayor Gray Suspends Rupp Arena Project After Losing UK Support

    Mayor Jim Gray announced Wednesday that he is scuttling a $351 million renovation of Rupp Arena and attached convention center after the University of Kentucky told city and state officials ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 1 month ago 3,462 reads 0 comments

  7. Kentucky Basketball: The Biggest NBA Success Stories in Wildcats History

    Kentucky basketball has turned into a powerhouse for great NBA talent. With 22 players (and counting) currently in the NBA, the Wildcats have the most former players in the big leagues...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 1 month ago 1,584 reads 0 comments

  8. Kentucky Basketball: What to Expect from the Harrison Twins as Sophomores

    No program in college hoops expects to lose more of its freshmen than Kentucky basketball, but next year’s Wildcats will actually have some sophomores worth celebrating...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 1 month ago 6,241 reads 108 comments

  9. Draft Express Predicts Five Cats Will Go in the First Round of the 2015 Draft

    The 2014 NBA Draft is next Thursday, but that hasn't stopped some analysts from getting a head start on their 2015 mock drafts...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 25 reads 0 comments

  10. The Sporting News Ranks Andrew Harrison as Top 5 Point Guard

    Mike DeCourcy of The Sporting News has ranked his top 10 point guards and has Kentucky's Andrew Harrison at #5.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 6 reads 0 comments

  11. Spradlin Moves from UK to Morehead's Basketball Staff

    Preston Spradlin, a five-year member of the University of Kentucky's basketball staff, has moved on to become an assistant coach at Morehead State, his new school announced Monday...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 1 month ago 315 reads 0 comments

  12. Indiana Recruit Blackmon Had Big Game, Wanted to Make UK Fans Mad

    When John Calipari goes after a top recruit, the prospect usually ends up playing their college basketball at Kentucky. It's not often that the Wildcats' coach pursues an elite talent and misses, but that's what happened with James Blackmon Jr...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 1,280 reads 1 comments

  13. Men's Basketball to Take 'Big Blue Bahamas' Tour

    NASSAU, Bahamas – The University of Kentucky men's basketball team, the 2014 NCAA Division I national runner-up, will face international teams from the Dominican Republic, France ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 1 month ago 863 reads 0 comments

  14. Lyles' Father Says UK Signee Doesn't Have Meningitis

    The father of UK basketball signee Trey Lyles told the Herald-Leader on Thursday that his son does not have meningitis and is instead being treated for extreme dehydration. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 1,635 reads 1 comments

  15. Kentucky Basketball: Dakari Johnson Will Be the Most Improved Player in 2014-15

    Kentucky basketball will have no shortage of talent on its roster in the 2014-15 season. However, one player in particular will stick out when it comes to improvement from the year prior...

    Bobby Reagan Written by Bobby Reagan about 1 month ago 3,826 reads 6 comments

  16. Meningitis Might Cause UK Signee Trey Lyles to Miss Kentucky-Indiana

    The Indiana boys' all-star team could be missing its main attraction for this weekend's basketball doubleheader against the best players from Kentucky...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 245 reads 0 comments

  17. Karl Towns Has His Number and Locker at Kentucky

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 10 reads 0 comments

  18. Jarrod Polson Reveals Hurt by Criticisms

    Now that Jarrod Polson had graduated, he finally revealed that he was hurt when fans and the media criticized the team.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 8 reads 0 comments

  19. Barnhart Not Bothered About Calipari's NBA Suitors

    Keeping an unusually successful coach — not the idea of outbidding an NBA team — led the University of Kentucky to re-write John Calipari 's contract, Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart said Tuesday...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 122 reads 0 comments

  20. Kentucky Basketball: How Will Trey Lyles Compare to Julius Randle as a Freshman?

    For the second season in a row, Kentucky basketball will be pinning a large share of its offense on a top-notch freshman power forward. When Julius Randle filled that role, he helped carry the Wildcats to the national title game...

    Thad Novak Written by Thad Novak about 1 month ago 2,738 reads 2 comments

  21. Todd Svoboda Battling Bone Cancer

    On Twitter today, University of Kentucky Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart asked for prayers for former UK basketball player Todd Svoboda, who is battling bone cancer at the Markey Cancer Center...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 190 reads 0 comments

  22. Owner Names Rare Twin Colts After the Harrison Twins

    We've often joked about UK fans naming their twins after the Harrison Twins, but what about horses? According to WHAS11, a mare in Elizabethtown gave birth to two very rare twin colts ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 600 reads 0 comments

  23. Harrison Twins Returning to Kentucky with Renewed Focus After Forgoing NBA Draft

    HOUSTON — Aaron Harrison appreciates the praise and pats on the back, but they haven’t made the past few months any easier...

    Jason King Written by Jason King about 1 month ago 22,507 reads 31 comments

  24. Report: Calipari's Deal Worth over $52M

    John Calipari 's new contract at Kentucky is a seven-year deal that's worth a total of more than $52 million. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 18 reads 0 comments

  25. Cal Now 2nd-Highest Paid Behind Coach K

    According to the USA Today database, this new deal makes Calipari the second-highest paid coach in college basketball behind Krzyzewski. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 1 month ago 13 reads 0 comments