UofL ATHLETICS | Tyra: "This (Athletic) Department Is Bigger Than Any One Man"

02/08/2018 07:02 PM

Louisville’s Interim athletic director Vince Tyra met with the media Thursday afternoon and was quick to dispel rumors that this press conference was to announce any news from the school’s NCAA appeal: Tyra did, however have plenty of news to share about updates within the athletic department. First, after doing research of the salaries of the top three athletic directors in the ACC, Tyra will be taking a pay cut from his current annual salary of 1.2 million to... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Cats Steal Win Against Vanderbilt, 83-81 in OT

01/31/2018 02:00 AM

If there is one thing we know for certain with these young Wildcats it is nothing is certain. UK, coming off arguably there most impressive (2nd half) performance of the season in their win against West Virginia last Saturday, looked completely disinterested for much of the game against Vanderbilt Tuesday night. Cold shooting led to a deficit that fluctuated between 6-10 points for much of the first half and into the second half. At one point in the second... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Knox Named Naismith Player of the Week

01/30/2018 10:50 AM

Kevin Knox’s career night against West Virginia was enough to earn the Citizen Naismith National Player of the Week award on Tuesday. Knox tallied 34 points as the Wildcats rallied from a 17 point deficit in the second half Saturday night in Morgantown to beat the Mountaineers. The 34 points against West Virginia marked the first time a UK player scored 30 or more points this season and the first since De’Aaron Fox had 39 in a win over UCLA... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | College Game Day Takes Center Stage at Rupp

01/20/2018 05:25 PM

College Game Day invaded Rupp Arena on Saturday morning and a full contingent of Big Blue fans were there to welcome them. The popular ESPN program was in town to cover Saturday night’s big match-up versus the Florida Gators. Our own Regina Rickert was on hand to capture all of the sights and signs in the crowd!  Read more 

It's Time...For Another Edition of UK on Ebay

01/14/2018 09:00 AM

Bradley McKee and Mark Krebs go head to head in the latest edition of UK on Ebay. Today’s items include a UK picnic basket, a fire pit and an actual stuffed wildcat posed on a UK basketball. You will want to see that!  Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Here are the MCKee's to Victory against Vanderbilt

01/13/2018 06:00 AM

Bradley McKee and special guest Lachlan McLean take a look at what Kentucky has to do if they want to come away with a victory in Nashville against the Vanderbilt Commodores. UK (13-3, 3-1) comes in to today’s match-up ranked 21st in the nation and 3rd in the SEC, trailing both Florida and Auburn. The Wildcats are fresh off a narrow victory last Tuesday against against Texas A&M. Vanderbilt (6-10, 1-3) will be looking to end their two... Read more 

USL adds 6 new teams, realigns for 2018

01/12/2018 11:18 AM

The United Soccer League announced 6 new teams will be joining offically for the 2018 season. The USL also will be expanding the regular season to 34 games. ATL UTD 2, Indy Eleven, Nashville SC and North Carolina FC will be joining the Eastern conference. The addition of teams in Nashville and Indianapolis should be ready-made rivalries for Louisville and Cincinnati. St Louis FC will be relocating to the Western Conference where it will join expansion teams Las Vegas Lights... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Cats hang on to beat TAMU, 74-73

01/09/2018 09:42 PM

Some late game turnovers had Big Blue Nation on the edge of their seats Tuesday night but Texas AM wasn’t able to turn them into points as UK squeaked by the Aggies. Kentucky was only able to muster 2 field goals in the final 4 minutes of the game but their 9 made free throws proved to be the difference maker as UK improved to 3-1 in SEC Play. UK finished the game 22-34 from the charity stripe. ... Read more 

Pacers Sign Former UK Forward Alex Poythress

12/28/2017 03:51 PM

The Indiana Pacers announced Thursday they have signed forward Alex Poythress to a contract. Terms were not revealed. Poythress has been a two-way player this season, splitting time between the Pacers and the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the G League. Poythress has appeared in 11 games for the Pacers so far this season. The 6’9 forward has averaged 20.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, and 2.7 assists in six games with the Mad Ants this season. Last year, Poythress averaged 18.5 points and 7.1... Read more 

The Fast & The Furious | Cats outscore Hokies 93-86

12/16/2017 07:39 PM

It was expected to be a high-scoring game as Virginia Tech came in to Rupp Arena with the nation’s highest scoring offense to face a UK team that likes to get up and down the court and it did not disappoint. The Kentucky defense could do very little in the first half to deter the Hokies as Virginia Tech shot 62% in the first half, including 7-12 from beyond the arc, as VT took a 46-41 lead into the break. Many times... Read more 

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