John Calipari envisions UK as a national title contender

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John Calipari couldn’t really help himself. Speaking at the Kentucky Tip-Off Luncheon in Louisville Wednesday, the UK head coach said that, while he typically doesn’t “make any promises” about his team, he does envision them being national title contenders. “My vision is, at the end of the year, we’ll be one of those teams up […]

Three women’s basketball recruits schedule visits for Madness

By Les Johns | kykernel.com UK Hoops head coach Matthew Mitchell is counting on Big Blue Madness to deliver huge recruiting results. Recent success on the court for the Cats has helped to lead to success on the recruiting trail for Mitchell, as he has secured top-1 A Good Speech 5 recruiting classes both of […]

Best-case / Worst-case scenarios for every UK player

Kentucky Kernel columnist Aaron Smith analyzes the best-case and worst-case scenarios for every UK basketball player. (For optimal viewing, go full-screen.) Best-case/Worst-case for every UK basketball player View more presentations from amsm222.

Rain gardens can help with pollution, other water problems

Mary Carol Cooper led Tuesday's presentation at the arboretum on "Building a Rain Garden" Photo by Sean LaPlaca

By: Sean LaPlaca In developed areas — such as Lexington — roofs, pavement and other urban surfaces are unable to handle large water volume and flow leading to eroded banks, loss of habitat and aquatic life, and increased flooding and property damage in surrounding areas. A helpful solution to limit pollutants from entering our water […]