Joker Phillips: ‘We’re 2-1. We’re not 0-3.’

Joker Phillips heads the to locker room after being defeated by the Louisville Cardinals Saturday, Sept. 18. Photo by Mike Weaver | Staff

A full transcript of Joker Phillips’ comments, provided by UK, in his Monday press conference following UK’s 24-17 loss to Louisville. Opening Statement: COACH PHILLIPS: First our injury report. Billy Joe Murphy actually ran today. We’ll try to find out tomorrow how he does with swelling. If he doesn’t, we’ll get him into some individual […]

Full 2011-12 UK basketball schedule announced

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A full schedule for the 2011-12 UK basketball season, including dates, times and TV information, was released Monday. In total, UK will play on an ESPN platform 16 times (8 on ESPN, 2 on ESPN2, 3 on ESPNU, 1 on ESPN3.com, and 2 flex options for ESPN/ESPN2) and on CBS 5 times. A full schedule […]

Louisville upsets UK 24-17, ends Governor’s Cup streak

Jamaine Brooks carries the Governor Cup trophy after the University of Kentucky football game against Louisville at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky., on 9/17/11. UK lost the game 17-24. Photo by Mike Weaver | Staff

After Louisville’s loss to Florida International in week two, head coach Charlie Strong told the media that he thought UK’s football team was better than his. Saturday, his team proved him wrong, defeating the Cats 24-17 in Lexington for the first time since 2006.

Lack of ground game leaves Cats grounded against Cardinals

By Cody Porter– “They supposed to be SEC,” exclaimed Western Kentucky linebacker Andrew Jackson during a timeout of the Hilltoppers game against UK on September 1.