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UK BASKETBALL | Wildcats Drop Second Game of the Season

12/23/2017 05:58 PM

The Kentucky men’s basketball team’s seven-game winning streak came to an end on Saturday. The UCLA Bruins (9-3) were too much for the Wildcats (9-2), winning 83 to 75 in the CBS Sports Classic. The game was tied 39-39 at halftime, but the Bruins pulled away in the second half to get the win. The Bruins were led by a pair of 20-point performances from guard Kris Wilkes and guard Aaron Holiday. Meanwhile, the Wildcats were led by guard Hamidou Diallo’s... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Breaking Down Terry Wilson

12/20/2017 05:28 PM

Amid the early college football signing period, one name that has Kentucky fans excited: Terry Wilson Jr. Terry “Touchdown” Wilson is a junior college quarterback out of Garden City Community College in Kansas. The Oklahoma City-native attended Oregon prior to his junior college season. 24/7 Sports and Rivals gives Wilson three stars and ranks him the number two dual-threat Q-B coming out of JUCO. He is six-foot-three and 195 pounds and chose Kentucky over Florida, Ole Miss, Nebraska and Baylor. At... Read more 

UK WOMEN'S BASKETBALL | Kentucky loses third in a row

12/17/2017 08:00 PM

The University of Kentucky women’s basketball struggled defensively against #3 Louisville in Memorial Coliseum on Sunday. Kentucky (8-4) lost to #3 Louisville 87-63 and now have a three game losing streak. Maci Morris led UK with 16 points but most of those points came in the second half when Louisville had command of the game. Kentucky returns to action on Thursday to take on California in Memorial Coliseum at noon.  Read more 

UK VOLLEYBALL: Kentucky loses to Nebraska 3-1 in Elite Eight

12/09/2017 07:49 PM

The 2017 Kentucky Wildcats Volleyball team made it farther than any team in UK history had gone before. They fought til the battle was done but the battle did not in end with a victory. The Wildcats lost to Nebraska in four sets: 19-25, 22-25, 27-25 and 22-25. Sophomore Leah Edmond led the team with 20 kills and Senior Ashley Dusek led with 19 digs. Kentucky finished the season at 29-4 and as the SEC regular season champs at 17-1. Clink link below to... Read more 

UK WOMEN'S BASKETBALL | UK freshman forward Tatyana Wyatt with first career double-double

12/05/2017 10:18 PM

Kentucky jumped out to a 19-0 lead on their way to the century mark as they defeated Evansville 100-62. The Wildcats outscored Evansville 55-23 in the first half, with junior guard Maci Morris leading the way with 18 points in the half and finishing with 20 for the game with limited minutes in the second half. Coach Mitchell was extremely proud of UK freshman forward Tatyana Wyatt, who recorded her first career double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Wildcats to Play in Music City Bowl

12/03/2017 07:29 PM

The Kentucky football team accepted a bid to play in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl on Sunday. The Wildcats (7-5) will face Northwestern (9-3) in Jacksonville on Dec. 29 at 4:30 p.m. ET. It will be the Cats’ second-straight year in a bowl game, after playing in last year’s TaxSlayer Bowl. “We’re very excited to have earned another bowl bid and honored to receive an invitation from the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl,” said UK head coach Mark Stoops... Read more 

Cardinals thump Wildcats 44-17 to win Governor's Cup

11/25/2017 03:26 PM

Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson made amends for a four-turnover game against the University of Kentucky last year, leading the Cardinals to a 44-17 thrashing of the Wildcats Saturday at Kroger Field. Jackson finished the game with 156 yards rushing and 216 yards passing, completing 15 of 21 passes and tossing a pair of touchdowns. Louisville’s (8-4, 4-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) offense racked up 562 yards while the Cardinal defense held Kentucky (7-5, 4-4 Southeastern Conference) to 338 yards and sacked UK... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Wildcats Get Momentum As Match-Up at No. 1 UGA Looms

11/13/2017 06:59 PM

The UK football team is getting ready for arguably its toughest test of the year as it gets ready to face No. 1 Georgia this Saturday in Athens, Ga. Kickoff on Saturday is set for 3:30 p.m. ET. The Wildcats (7-3, 4-3) are coming off a 44-21 win over Vanderbilt (4-6, 0-6) this past weekend in Nashville, Tn. The Bulldogs (9-1, 6-1) on the other hand are coming off their first loss of the season, after falling at No. 10 Auburn this past... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Kickoff Time Announced for UofL Game

11/13/2017 12:15 PM

The annual “Governor’s Cup” match-up between Louisville and Kentucky football will kickoff at 12 p.m. ET on Saturday, Nov. 25. The game will air on SEC Network. Kentucky won 41-38 in last year’s meeting between the two schools, snapping a five-year UofL winning streak against the Wildcats. Kentucky (7-3, 4-3) is getting ready to play No. 1 Georgia this Saturday in Athens, Ga. The Wildcats are coming off a 44-21 win over Vanderbilt, while Georgia will likely drop in this week’s College... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Wildcats Rush Their Way to Win at Vanderbilt

11/11/2017 08:25 PM

For the first time since 2009, the UK football team beat the Vanderbilt Commodores in Nashville, Tn. After trailing 7-0 early in the game, Kentucky (7-3, 4-3) scored the game’s next 34 points, en route to a 44-21 win over Vandy (4-6, 0-6). One of the big storylines in the game was the Wildcats’ running game. They outrushed the Commodores 232-60 in the match-up. RB Benny Snell accounted for 116 rushing yards on 17 carries. He scored three touchdowns. Snell now has... Read more 

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