UK prepared for physical matchup with Crimson Tide


By Kyle Arensdorf UK basketball goes on the road for the third time this season to take on a veteran Alabama team that’s not far behind the Cats in the SEC standings. Despite the Cats’ perfect record through 16 games, their short three-game conference schedule has seen its share of lumps. Both Ole Miss […]

UK Hoops triumphs over Florida with second half push

Kentucky guard Makayla Epps leaves the bench to shake Janee Thompson's hand during the second half of the UK Hoops vs. Florida women's Basketball game at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, KY on Thursday, January 15, 2015. Kentucky defeated Florida 62-56. Photo by Taylor Pence | Staff

By Kevin Erpenbeck Life without starting point guard Janee Thompson began for UK Hoops against Florida Thursday night, and it proved to be quite the difficult one. The Gators battled with the Cats all night as both teams exchanged the lead 17 times in the game. UK was even down by seven points during […]

UK Hoops confident in face of Thompson’s injury


By Josh Huff Any bit of good news is welcoming for a UK Hoops team mired in a midseason injury spell that claimed another victim on Sunday. Junior point guard Janee Thompson suffered a devastating leg injury that ended her season in the loss against No. 1 South Carolina. Thompson’s injury was the second […]

Platoons Important

UK Men's Basketball vs. Mizzou

Two-platoon system key to Cats’ dominance in SEC By Kyle Arensdorf UK head coach John Calipari was questioned, if not knocked, early in the season by some who were skeptical of whether or not his players would buy into his proposed two-platoon system. But he maintained that it was the only way to get […]

Live Updates: UK dominant over Missouri, wins big 86-37


Follow this page for live updates as UK looks to remain undefeated on the season. Standing in its way is a young Missouri team looking to continue the SEC’s success against the Cats. Dominique Hawkins gets another shot in the starting lineup along with the Harrisons, Willie Cauley-Stein and Karl-Anthony Towns. — Kernel Sports (@KYKernelSports) […]