Basketball

What are Kentucky's chances with Romeo Langford?

09/27/2016 07:30 PM

Photo: adidas One of the nation’s top basketball players is right across the river from Kentucky in New Albany, Indiana, and John Calipari took a trip there to chat with Romeo Langford earlier this week. Evan Daniels from Scout.com talked with KSTV about Langford’s recruitment, as well as a handful of other players the Cats are pursuing.  Read more 

Watch Chuck Hayes' 2005 Senior Day ceremony

09/21/2016 02:38 PM

Photo: BigBlueHistory.com Former UK basketball star Chuck Hayes will enter the school’s athletic hall of fame this weekend in a class that also includes Rich Brooks and Wesley Woodyard. All week, KSTV will take a look at the legends who will be honored this weekend. Today, we take a look back at Chuck Hayes’ senior day in 2005.  Read more 

Kentucky Men's Basketball will Televise Practice on October 9

09/21/2016 10:18 AM

Kentucky basketball will host a televised practice for the third year in a row, giving fans an early look at the team before Big Blue Madness. The practice will be televised by ESPNU on October 9th from 7-9 pm. The team will showcase their athleticism and skill in various agility and shooting drills. They will also scrimmage. This will be the first opportunity for fans to see freshmen Bam Adebayo, Brad Calipari, De’Aaron Fox, Wenyen Gabriel, Sacha Killeya- Jones and... Read more 

Big Blue Madness campout details and changes for 2016

09/20/2016 01:11 PM

The University of Kentucky released more details Tuesday for this year’s Big Blue Madness, in addition to some changes to the locations. Tickets will be available Friday, September 30 at 10:00pm at the Memorial Coliseum ticket office and on Ticketmaster.com. As they are with every year, the tickets will be free and distributed online, as well as in-person on a limited basis to those who are camping outside of Memorial Coliseum. The cards for those in-person tickets will be... Read more 

Five-star forward PJ Washington discusses his visit to UK

09/19/2016 08:08 PM

John Calipari has focused in on only a handful of players in the class of 2017 and five-star forward PJ Washington was one of his priorities during his stretch of home visits earlier this month. Washington took a visit to Kentucky this weekend and spoke with KSTV Monday night about the visit and what is next for him.  Read more 

Is Derek Willis UK's X-Factor?

09/14/2016 07:48 PM

Earlier this week, CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein said that Derek Willis will be UK’s X-factor this season. Willis is coming off of his best season at UK, where he made 53 3-pointers and shot 44% from behind the arc. He averaged 7.7 points and 4.0 rebounds per game, but is he really going to be the team’s X-factor? We discuss.  Read more 

John Calipari travels the country to meet with UK's 2017 targets

09/13/2016 07:30 PM

Photo: MassLive.com Friday marked the start of the in-home recruiting portion of college basketball’s recruiting calendar and John Calipari made the most of his time. The Kentucky coach has traveled from state to state to meet with the Cats’ top 2017 targets and Evan Daniels from Scout.com joined KSTV to break down the latest news.  Read more 

Projecting UK's 2017 basketball class

09/07/2016 07:30 PM

Photo: NewsOK.com The nation’s top player, DeAndre Ayton, announced Tuesday evening that he’d be playing his college basketball in Tucson for the Arizona Wildcats. Though he listed Kentucky in his final three, the Cats were never much of a factor in his recruitment and John Calipari is focused on “8 or 9” players. KSTV projected their 2017 picks for Kentucky.  Read more 

Looking at the 2018 recruiting class with Evan Daniels

09/06/2016 07:57 PM

Photo: 247Sports.com John Calipari and his staff have yet to land a commitment in the 2017 class, but they’ve already started putting in work with the top class of 2018 prospects. Evan Daniels of Scout.com joined KSTV to look at his new rankings for 2018 and to take a look at a few prospects Kentucky already has on their radar.  Read more 

Kentucky releases SEC basketball schedule

09/06/2016 02:41 PM

The University of Kentucky basketball finalized their schedule today with the announcement of their SEC slate, which will begin in Mississippi against Ole Miss on December 29. That game marks the first time UK has started their conference schedule before January since 1987. In addition to annual home-and-home games with Florida, Vanderbilt and Tennessee, the Cats will add two games with Texas A&M and Georgia. Here is the full conference schedule: The release of the SEC schedule finalizes Kentucky’s games for the... Read more 

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