Big Blue Nation

Registration open for first-ever Go Big Blue 4-miler

04/03/2018 09:56 AM

Registration is now open for the first-ever Go Big Blue 4-Miler, which will be held on Saturday, April 14. The race will begin outside Kroger Field and wind through various UK Athletics Facilities, before ending on the playing surface at Kroger Field. Top finishers will receive Kroger gift cards, as well as tickets to this season’s football home opener and Big Blue Madness. Race details Saturday, April 14 8:30 a.m. Kroger Field Click here to register First Place: $150 Kroger gift card Second Place:... Read more 

NCAA TOURNAMET | Cats Down Buffalo For A Ticket To Atlanta

03/17/2018 09:33 PM

The fifth-seeded Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team (26-10) defeated the 13-seeded Buffalo Bulls (27-9) 95-75 in the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Round of 32. The game was played in Taco Bell Arena on the campus of Boise State University in Idaho. Freshman point guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander led the way for Kentucky with 27 points, six assists, two steals and eight rebounds. Redshirt freshman guard Hamidou Diallo had one of his best games in a UK uniform, scoring 22 points, two... Read more 

NCAA Tournament | Big Blue Nation in Boise

03/17/2018 05:06 PM

The fifth-seeded Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team (25-10) face the Buffalo Bulls (27-8) for a St. Patrick’s Day match-up in Boise, Id. The round of 32 game between the two will be played in Taco Bell Arena on the campus of Boise State University. ESPN’s match-up predictor gives Kentucky a 75.7 percent chance to win it all, despite only being favored by five-and-a-half points. The two blue and white squads square off Saturday at 5:15 p.m. eastern inside Taco Bell Arena. The... Read more 

NCAA Tournament | Previewing 5-Seed UK vs. 13-Seed Buffalo

03/16/2018 07:18 PM

The fifth-seeded Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team (25-10) held practice Friday prior to their second-round NCAA Tournament match-up against the Buffalo Bulls (27-8). The round of 32 game between the two will be played in Taco Bell Arena in Boise, Id. on the campus of Boise State University. The Bulls already beat the Wildcats one as they pulled off the biggest upset not just in the South Region, but in the entire bracket at that point, beating Sean Miller’s fourth-seeded... Read more 

NCAA Tournament | UK Downs Davidson In Clash Of The Cats

03/16/2018 10:48 AM

The Kentucky Wildcats Men’s Basketball team (25-10) defeated the Davidson Wildcats (21-12) 78-73 in the first round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Thursday night in Boise, Idaho. It was a packed house in Taco Bell Arena on the campus of Boise State University and the Davidson Wildcats came out firing on all cylinders, shooting 20 percent from the three-point line. UK led by ten heading into the locker room at the half. Davidson out-scored UK in the second half, 49-44, but... Read more 

What Do Boise State Students Know About Kentucky?

03/14/2018 05:52 PM

The Kentucky Wildcats are in Boise, Idaho for the opening weekend of the NCAA Tournament. KSTV’s Bradley McKee stopped by the campus of Boise State University to see what the students there know about the Commonwealth.  Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | NCAA Tournament draw sends UK out west

03/11/2018 06:44 PM

The Kentucky Wildcats, fresh off of their 31st SEC tournament championship, found out Sunday night that they are headed to Boise, ID to face the Davidson Wildcats on Thursday. Kentucky’s bracket includes a possible second round match-up with the Arizona Wildcats and a Sweet 16 match-up with the tournament number one overall seed Virginia Cavaliers should UK make it through the tournament’s first weekend. Kentucky is one of eight SEC teams (a conference record) to accept bids to the... Read more 

Former Kentucky Quarterback Sharing His Passion For Football

03/02/2018 09:02 AM

Former Kentucky quarterback Patrick Towles continues to train for an opportunity to play professional football, but he’s also sharing his passion for the game in his new hometown of Paris, Kentucky. Bradley McKee has the story.  Read more 

Former Wildcat Coaching Back in the Bluegrass

02/15/2018 04:41 PM

Former Wildcat Dale Brown is back in the bluegrass coaching in Northern Kentucky. He’s trying to build a program at Calvary Christian, a K-12 school in the 10th Region that has a total enrollment of 129 students. Dale Brown was a member of the 1992-93 and 1993-94 Kentucky team. He transferred to UK after playing two years at Mississippi Gulf Coast Junior College, where he was a First Team All-American. As he rebuilds the program at Calvary Christian the team is having... 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 

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