UK Hoops traded in the warm weather of the Virgin Islands in its return from the Paradise Jam Island Tournament for the winter chill of Kentucky in preparation for a home game against Northern Kentucky.
Walk-on senior guards Tod Lanter and Sam Malone have been suspended from the UK basketball team for a violation of team rules, UK basketball spokesman Eric Lindsey confirmed to the Kernel. Lanter and Malone were absent from the bench during the Cats’ matchup with Providence on Sunday. Malone, from Scituate, Mass., is a three-time All-SEC Academic […]
Follow this page for live updates of the Cats’ matchup against Providence in Rupp Arena. Starting for UK are Andrew Harrison, Aaron Harrison, Karl Anthony-Towns, Willie Cauley-Stein and Alex Poythress. Starting for Providence are guard Kris Dunn, guard Kyron Cartwright, forward LaDonte Henton, forward Tyler Harris and center Carson Desrosiers. Karl Anthony-Towns had a line to the […]
By Joshua Huff email@example.com UK was a dropped interception away from defeating Louisville and leaving Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium with the Governor’s Trophy hoisted on its shoulders and a trip to a bowl game on the horizon. However, just as unpredictable as the whipping winds blowing throughout the stadium, the Cardinals turned what would typically […]
Defensive tackle Michael Evans-Douglas, who is from Largo, Fla., earned a starting spot his senior season in the second year of the Mark Stoops era. At the close of the season, Evans-Douglas has tallied 18 solo tackles and 12 assisted tackles for a combined 30 on the season. His most notable play came in the Cats’ matchup with South Carolina when Evans-Douglas batted Gamecock quarterback Dylan Thompson’s pass into the air, which gave Bud Dupree the opportunity to snag it for a pick six.
On Nov. 16 the Cats played with a virtual “looking ahead” mentality when they took on Buffalo in Rupp Arena two days prior to playing then-No. 5 Kansas in Indianapolis. But the Cats learned their lesson since their Buffalo game and throttled UT Arlington from the opening tip-off Tuesday to a 92-44 victory.
No. 13 UK Hoops (2-0) will try to avoid falling into that trap when they take on Morehead State at Memorial Coliseum on Wednesday.