LIVE UPDATES: Cats take on UCLA in the second CBS Sports Classic matchup

Follow this page for live updates of the Cats’ grudge match against UCLA in the CBS Classic in Chicago. Starting for UK are Andrew Harrison, Aaron Harrison, Karl Anthony-Towns, Willie Cauley-Stein and Trey Lyles. Lyles makes his second start, filling in for Alex Poythress who’s out for the season with an ACL tear. UCLA’s starting lineup: Powell, […]

Cats seek revenge against North Carolina in Rupp

Kentucky guard Aaron Harrison Lays the ball up during the first half of the University of Kentucky men's basketball game vs. University of North Carolina at Rupp Arena in Lexington , Ky., on Saturday, December 13, 2014. Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff

Follow this page for live updates of the Cats’ grudge match against North Carolina in Rupp Arena. Starting for UK are Andrew Harrison, Aaron Harrison, Karl Anthony-Towns, Willie Cauley-Stein and Trey Lyles. Lyles usually comes in with the second platoon but is filling in for Alex Poythress today, who’s out for the season with an ACL tear. UNC starters […]

UK Hoops tries to find right fix

Kentucky guard Bria Goss shoots a layup during the second half of the Kentucky vs. Louisville women's basketball game at the KFC Yum! Center on Sunday, December 7, 2014 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky defeated Louisville 77-68. Photo by Adam Pennavaria | Staff

Despite an 8-1 record, UK Hoops has struggled to play consistent basketball, often trailing by nearly double digits against tough opponents. The most recent example was against Louisville on Sunday, when the Cats had to overcome a 16-point deficit on the road to defeat their in-state rival.

LIVE UPDATES: Cats take on 5-2 Columbia in Rupp

Aaron Harrison dunks the ball during UK vs. Columbia at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Ky., on Friday, December 5, 2014. Photo by Emily Wuetcher | Staff

Follow this page for live updates of the Cats’ matchup against Columbia in Rupp Arena. Starting for UK are Andrew Harrison, Aaron Harrison, Karl Anthony-Towns, Willie Cauley-Stein and Alex Poythress. Freshman guards Devin Booker and Tyler Ulis will not play tonight. Ulis is still sick and Booker is nursing a bad knee. Columbia guard Maodo Lo has scored […]

Report Card: Running backs fail to live up to expectations

Kentucky running back Stanley Williams runs through a hole in the defense during the second half of the game against the University of Georgia Bulldogs at Commonwealth Stadium on Friday, November 7, 2014 in Lexington, Ky. Georgia defeated Kentucky 63-31.Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff

With incumbent Jojo Kemp coming off a freshman season in which he rushed for 482 yards on 100 carries, and the additions of Nebraska transfer Braylon Heard, true freshmen Stanley “Boom” Williams and Mikel Horton, the expectations of the backfield far exceeded that of any other position on the offense.