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2018 UK BASEBALL/SOFTBALL FAN DAY

01/28/2018 11:22 PM

The Kentucky baseball and softball teams held their second annual Fan Day on Sunday at the Nutter Fieldhouse. KSTV caught up with Coach Mingione of UK Baseball and Coach Lawson of UK Softball to talk about 2018 UK Baseball/Softball Fan Day.  Read more 

UK WOMEN'S BASKETBALL | Kentucky defeats Alabama 79-54

01/25/2018 10:22 PM

Tonight was a night the Kentucky Wildcat’s women’s basketball team have been waiting for. The Wildcats put together a dominating fourth quarter to extend a five point lead going into the fourth to a convincing 25 point victory over Alabama in Memorial Coliseum. Kentucky (10-11, 2-5 SEC) beat Alabama (14-7, 4-4 SEC) 79-54 on Thursday night. Junior guard Taylor Murray became the first Wildcat with a points-assist double-double in SEC play with her 20 points and 10 assists. Murray was... Read more 

UK WOMEN'S BASKETBALL | Kentucky loses to #10 South Carolina 64-81

01/21/2018 03:48 PM

There seemed to be a little more pep in the Wildcats’ step on Sunday in Rupp Arena as they took on #10 South Carolina. But the Gamecocks seemed to have the answer with the return of Senior forward A’ja Wilson after recovering from an injury. Kentucky (9-11, 1-5 SEC) lost to #10 South Carolina (16-3, 5-2 SEC) 64-81. The Wildcats were led by senior guard Maci Morris with 19 points and guard Taylor Murray with 17 points. The Wildcats trailed the Gamecocks... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Avery Williamson's Titans Preparing for Patriots

01/12/2018 09:47 AM

Former Kentucky linebacker Avery Williamson is getting ready for his NFL team’s upcoming playoff game. Williamson’s Tennessee Titans take on the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Ma. on Saturday evening at 8:15 ET in the AFC Divisional Round of the playoffs. Spectrum News’ Lyndsey Gough asked Williamson on KSTV Friday whether or not playoff preparation is any different from the preparation his team does during the regular season: Williamson also talked about the big news the past week involving Kentucky linebacker... Read more 

UK BASEBALL | Pair of Wildcats Named Preseason All-Americans

01/09/2018 12:09 PM

Kentucky baseball players Sean Hjelle and Tristan Pompey have each been recognized as First-Team Preseason All-Americans by College Baseball and Perfect Game, respectively. Pitcher Sean Hjelle was named a First-Team Preseason All-American by Collegiate Baseball and a Third-Team Preseason All-American by Perfect Game. Last season, Hjelle was the SEC Pitcher of the Year after going 11-4 with a 3.89 ERA. He struck out 102 batters in the process. Outfielder Tristan Pompey was named a First-Team Preseason All-American by Perfect Game and... Read more 

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

01/07/2018 05:46 PM

The struggle continues for Kentucky (8-9, 0-3) as they lost their eighth straight on Sunday afternoon to Georgia 42-56. Georgia did not make it easy for Kentucky, as the Bulldogs had 13 blocks and the Wildcats shot a season low 20.4 percent, going 11-of-54 from the field. Senior guard Maci Morris played limited minutes due to a knee injury suffered in practiced on Thursday and the Wildcats also had to deal with foul trouble to ad to the frustrations of the... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Ware Suspended from Music City Bowl

12/26/2017 05:41 PM

Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops announced on Tuesday that linebacker Denzil Ware has been suspended from this week’s Music City Bowl. Stoops cited a violation of team rules. Ware has 47 total tackles this year, including nine for loss. He is also responsible for 6.5 sacks and two forced fumbles. The Wildcats (7-5) will kickoff their bowl game against No. 21 Northwestern (9-3) at 4:30 p.m. ET Friday inside Nashville’s Nissan Stadium.  Read more 

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 

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