Basketball

Kentucky Snaps Losing Streak With Win Over Alabama

02/17/2018 04:01 PM

Over the course of the last four games, all of them Kentucky losses, head coach John Calipari continued to stress that his team was close to figuring things out and that good things could still be in store. On Saturday, in an 81-71 win over Alabama, the team finally started to put those things together. In what might have been the most consistent effort of the season, the Wildcats dominated the Crimson Tide on the glass, winning the battle of... Read more 

McKees To The Game: Alabama at Kentucky

02/16/2018 06:55 PM

The Kentucky basketball team hopes to end their four-game losing streak on Saturday when Alabama arrives at Rupp Arena. For Kentucky to do so, they must pay more attention to the gameplan and execute for the entire game. These are KSTV’s “McKees” to a Kentucky victory.  Read more 

Looking Back at UK's Loss To Auburn

02/15/2018 05:23 PM

The UK basketball team dropped their fourth-straight game, this time falling on the road to Auburn. John Calipari said his team made progress and still had what it takes to make a run to the Final Four. We discussed what we saw against the Tigers.  Read more 

Is Kentucky An NCAA Tournament Team?

02/13/2018 03:11 PM

With the UK basketball team having lost 5 of their last 8 games and three-straight, we took a look at a couple of questions facing the team in this week’s edition of “Fact or Fiction”.  Read more 

Looking Back At UK's Loss To Texas A&M

02/13/2018 03:07 PM

The UK basketball team lost their third straight game over the weekend, falling to Texas A&M in College Station. Is this rock bottom for Kentucky or only the beginning of a disappointing end to the season? We discussed.  Read more 

Wildcats Get Manhandled In College Station 85-74

02/10/2018 10:59 PM

This game was a totally different outcome than the game back in January when Texas A&M came to Rupp Arena, as the Wildcats won 74-73. Both teams have changed in one month’s span. The Cats are now 4-6 in their last 10 games and Texas A&M is 6-3 in their last nine. Kentucky played a solid first half, leading 30-26 at halftime. But the wheels fell off for Kentucky in the second half. The cats turned the ball over 12... Read more 

UK Reaches Agreement To Stay At Rupp Through 2033

02/08/2018 05:04 PM

The University of Kentucky reached a lease agreement with the Lexington Center Corporation that will keep the UK basketballl team, as well as Big Blue Madness, graduation and some women’s games at Rupp Arena through 2033. In addition to the lease agreement, the school will now control the multimedia rights and the selling of souvenirs inside of the arena. The University of Kentucky will also receive the revenue from the creation of four clubs and club spaces within Rupp Arena,... Read more 

Tennessee Beats Kentucky Again, 61-59

02/06/2018 08:45 PM

John Calipari didn’t get the full 40 minutes of basketball he was hoping for from his young team and, worse, the Cats again proved to have too little, too late as they fell to Tennessee for the second time this season. The first half was one of the roughest 20 minutes of basketball you’ll ever see, with Kentucky going a full 15 minutes without a two-point field goal and Tennessee also struggling to put the ball in the hoop. ... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | No. 21 Wildcats Fall at Mizzou

02/03/2018 09:39 PM

No. 21 Kentucky men’s basketball’s three-game winning streak came to an end on Saturday afternoon. The Wildcats (17-6, 6-4) fell to Missouri (15-8, 5-5) in Columbia, Mo. by the final score of 69-60. The 60 points is a season low for the Wildcats. Missouri controlled most the game, leading for over 33 minutes out of the game’s 40 total minutes. UK struggled from the field, shooting 21-of-67 (31.3%) overall, including 2-of-20 (20.0%) from three-point range. The Wildcats were led by guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander’s... Read more 

Catching up with Malik Monk & Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

01/30/2018 04:51 PM

Yesterday the Indiana Pacers beat the Charlotte Hornets 105-96 in Indianapolis. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist played 23 minutes scoring six points and grabbed four rebounds. Malik Monk didn’t play but on the season he is averaging five-point-two points per game in just seven minutes per game. Bradley McKee caught up with two former wildcats before last night game at their shoot-around.  Read more 

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