Cauley-Stein a finalist for Oscar Robertson Trophy

Kentucky center Willie Cauley-Stein dunks the ball during the second half of the University of Kentucky Men's Basketball game versus University of Florida basketball game at O'Connell Center in Gainesville , Fl., on Saturday, February 7, 2015. . Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff

UK Basketball forward Willie Cauley-Stein was named as a finalist for the 2015 Oscar Robertson Trophy by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association on Thursday. Cauley-Stein, according to UK Athletics, is one of 15 finalists. The award will be presented at the Devon Energy College Basketball Awards on April 14 at the National Cowboy and Western […]

Ex-Louisville guard Chris Jones pleads not guilty to rape, sodomy

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Former Louisville basketball player Chris Jones pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and sodomy on Thursday after surrendering himself to the court. According to the police report, Jones, Jalen D. Tilford and Tyvon Julah Walker are accused of attacking, raping and sodomizing two women on Saturday. Of the two victims, one being 19-years old and […]

UK Athletics announces partnership with Keeneland, Maker’s Mark

Second floor of new CATS facility. Photo courtesy of UK Athletics.

By Kevin Erpenbeck kerpenbeck@kykernel.com UK Athletics announced a new partnership with Keeneland and Maker’s Mark on Tuesday in plans of funding for an expansion to the Center for Academic and Tutorial Services. As part of the expansion, a new tutorial facility will be included in the planned football training center being built on the south […]