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Cats feeling sense of urgency

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Cats feeling sense of urgency

After dropping two Southeastern Conference road games, UK is entering a three-game stretch in the friendly confines of Commonwealth Stadium. First up for the Cats (3-2, 0-2 SEC) is No. 10 Auburn (5-0, 2-0 SEC). Facing a top-10 team is usually daunting, even with home-field advantage, but after losing to Ole Miss in part because […]

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Cats volleyball stumbles against Ole Miss

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Cats volleyball stumbles against Ole Miss

The UK volleyball team returned to Memorial Coliseum for the first time in over a week Sunday when they hosted the Ole Miss Rebels. But home did not treat UK (8-8, 2-4 Southeastern Conference) too kindly, as they fell to the Rebels in straight sets 25-22, 25-20, 25-17. “Disappointing is just not the word,” freshman […]

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Ole Miss batters UK 42-35

OXFORD, Miss. – The scoreboard said Ole Miss beat UK 42-35 on Saturday at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium. Derrick Locke had a different idea. “We’re a good team, we’re just killing ourselves,” UK’s senior tailback said. “We are killing ourselves, man. The way that score should have been at half time, everybody knows what it should have […]

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OXFORD, Miss. — Saturday was a distressing day for Blue and White enthusiasts. UK played ugly when it couldn’t afford to, and it cost itself a win. The Cats suffered one thing coaches of all sports fear — implosion. It began with a dropped pass or a missed blocking assignment, and it ended with a […]

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Live Blog: UK vs. Ole Miss

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Live Blog: UK vs. Ole Miss

OXFORD, Miss.: Kernel writers Ben Jones and Chandler Howard are in the press box at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium for today’s football game. The Cats (3-1, 0-1 Southeastern Conference) are trying to find their first win in league play and get back on track after being hammered by Florida last week, while the Rebels (2-2, 0-1 SEC) […]

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Beyond a dream: Former UK guard releases book

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Beyond a dream: Former UK guard releases book

Last March when former UK guard Mark Krebs met his mother, Terri, on the court at Senior Day and gave her a kiss, their two dreams converged in one place. For Mark, it was finishing an unlikely career as a scholarship basketball player for UK. For Terri, it was seeing her children reach adulthood. That […]

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The Edge: UK vs. Ole Miss

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Key Matchups: Running back Derrick Locke vs. Ole Miss defensive line Locke became only the fourth back in UK history to rush for 100 yards against Florida when he gashed the Gators for 103 yards last game, and he is the first UK running back to record four consecutive 100-yard games since Artose Pinner in […]

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Louisville soccer knocks off UK 2-0 at home

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By Mills Armbruster sports@kykernel.com The rivalry has been renewed. The UK men’s soccer team (3-5-1) took on the Louisville Cardinals (5-0-2) at the UK Soccer complex Wednesday night. 2,107 fans showed up to watch the Cats and Cards duel it out under the complex lights. The Cardinals, No. 8 in the nation according to Soccer […]

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Big Blue Madness Photo

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Big Blue Madness Photo
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UK defense wants to contain Ole Miss QB Masoli

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UK defense wants to contain Ole Miss QB Masoli

Ole Miss has lots of new faces on its offense this year. But of all the faces on the unit that lost 10 starters from last year, none is newer — or maybe more frightening —than quarterback Jeremiah Masoli. The UK defense has spent plenty of time preparing for the former second-team All Pac-10 selection […]

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