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KENTUCKY BASEBALL: #13 UK defeats #9 LSU 10-2

04/23/2017 06:45 PM

#13 Kentucky Baseball defeated #9 LSU 10-2 and clinched the series against the Tigers 2-1. The Wildcats scored 4 runs in the bottom of the first inning and Cole Cottam with a two run HR and Riley Mahan with a solo HR went back to back in the third inning to extend the lead to 7-1. Justin Lewis threw his 1st career complete game improving the Wildcats to 28-13 overall, 12-6 in SEC. Kentucky will host Xavier on Wednesday, April 26th at... Read more 

UK on eBay | April 21st edition

04/23/2017 05:59 PM

Bradley McKee and Sports Night’s Andrew Chernoff faced off in this week’s edition of “UK on eBay.” The game features a Dan Issel signed ABA jersey, Adolph Rupp’s autograph, a Kentucky bourbon bottle collection and much more.  Read more 

UK Baseball | Recapping the big Louisville win, Looking ahead to LSU with Derek Terry

04/19/2017 05:53 PM

Kentucky baseball ended its six-game losing streak to Louisville on Tuesday night with an impressive 11-7 win over the second ranked Cardinals. Derek Terry of CatsIllustrated.com joined KSTV to discuss some of Kentucky’s key players in the win and also preview this weekend’s home series against No. 8 LSU.  Read more 

UK BASEBALL | Wildcats Top Rival Cardinals in High-Scoring Game

04/18/2017 10:38 PM

Two weeks ago, the Wildcats came up short against their biggest rival. That script was flipped on Tuesday night. The #10 Kentucky baseball team held on to a 11-7 win over #2 Louisville in Lexington. With the victory, the Wildcats (26-12, 10-5) snap a six-game losing streak to the Cardinals (31-5, 15-3). UK jumped out of the gate early, scoring the first 11 runs of the game, including five in the first inning. Four of those five first-inning runs came courtesy of RBI singles. The following... Read more 

On the autograph trail with De'Aaron Fox

04/10/2017 09:48 PM

De’Aaron Fox is finishing off an outstanding year as a Kentucky Wildcat with a tour across the state of Kentucky. During a stop in Simpsonville this weekend, Bradley McKee spent some time with the former UK point guard and the fans who lined up to say hello.  Read more 

New Found Glory guitarist Chad Gilbert explains his UK fandom

04/10/2017 09:43 PM

Big Blue Nation is everywhere and that truth took KSTV to Cincinnati this weekend for a New Found Glory concert and a conversation with guitarist Chad Gilbert, a life-long UK fan who explained why he loves the Cats.  Read more 

Former UK pitcher Taylor Rogers finding MLB success in Minnesota

04/10/2017 09:31 PM

Former Kentucky pitcher Taylor Rogers is one of several UK baseball alums finding success in Major League Baseball. Lyndsey Gough caught up with the Minnesota Twins reliever during their recent trip to Chicago.  Read more 

UK on eBay: April 7th edition

04/09/2017 08:18 PM

Clayton Abernathy and Bradley McKee battle it out in the latest edition of “UK on eBay,” featuring a basketball signed by the 1978 championship team, a homemade Malik Monk action figure and much more.  Read more 

Meet the "Lunch Bunch"

04/08/2017 11:28 AM

Meet the Lunch Bunch, a group of retired professionals that gather Monday-Friday for lunch at Immanuel Baptist Church in Lexington. The group features people from all over the state of Kentucky, including former UK basketball player Bill Lickert and former coach Joe B. Hall. They all share one thing in common, they love the Kentucky Wildcats. I spent an afternoon with them, sharing stories and learning more about the history of Kentucky basketball.  Read more 

A historic edition of "UK on eBay"

04/02/2017 04:30 PM

How much would you pay for a shoe signed by Rick PItino and Joe B. Hall? The “UK on eBay” game returned this week with a historic battle between Bradley McKee and Clayton Abernathy.  Read more 

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