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Students and faculty get an exclusive opportunity to watch the men’s basketball team practice Tuesday. UK will host a faculty/staff and student practice on Tuesday in Memorial Coliseum at 3 p.m., according to a news release. Students must present a UK ID and faculty/staff must present a UK faculty/staff ID. Doors will open at 2 […]

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Defense transforms for the better in second half

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Defense transforms for the better in second half

Orange slices and Rock juice. These snacks could make all the difference for the UK defense at halftime. In the last two games combined, the UK defense has surrendered 59 points in the first half compared to six points in the second half, which includes a shutout of the South Carolina offense in the second […]

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COLUMN: Cats ‘finally’ on winning side

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UK had no option but to win over No. 10 South Carolina Saturday — we all know that. Fans know it, players know it and head coach Joker Phillips knows it. It’s a good thing the Cats prevailed, too. Most fans could not have handled a third consecutive heartbreaking loss. A close defeat would have […]

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Volleyball focusing on fundamentals

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Volleyball focusing on fundamentals

The UK volleyball team is officially halfway through its Southeastern Conference schedule, and after 10 games, the team is right back where it started — dead even. After a slow start to conference play, the Cats (11-9, 5-5 SEC) rebounded with a recent three game winning streak, capped off by wins at home against Alabama […]

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Junior wide receiver Randall Cobb, one of the most passionate and vocal Cats, took to Twitter on Sunday to let fans know how he felt after UK’s win over No. 10 South Carolina. Over the course of several tweets, Cobb delivered the following message: To all the fans: loved seein Yall come late, love hearing […]

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I rushed the field. That’s something I have always wanted to say. But the right moment had to have come. I think a comeback win over a top-10 team against a coach who had beaten UK 17 straight times qualifies as the right moment. It almost didn’t happen. I almost left the game after the […]

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UK comes from behind to upset South Carolina 31-28

For 58 minutes and 45 seconds of football, it looked like a slow start was going to result in heartbreak for the UK football team for the third consecutive week. But with the Cats trailing 28-23 and facing 4th-and-7, UK senior quarterback Mike Hartline connected with junior wide receiver Randall Cobb for a go-ahead 24-yard […]

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Video: UK vs. South Carolina postgame interviews

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UK head coach Joker Phillips discusses the 31-28 victory over No. 10 South Carolina on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010. UK wide receiver Randall Cobb discusses the 31-28 victory over No. 10 South Carolina on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010. UK wide receiver Chris Matthews discusses the 31-28 victory over No. 10 South Carolina on Saturday, Oct. […]

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Live blog: UK vs. South Carolina

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Join Kernel writers Nick Craddock and Chandler Howard as they sit in the press box during the UK (3-3, 0-3 Southeastern Conference) vs. No. 10 South Carolina (4-1, 2-1 SEC) football game on Saturday, Oct. 16. Kickoff is shortly after 6 p.m. and the live blog will begin approximately 10-15 minutes beforehand. Live Blog: UK […]

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People speculated that former UK freshman phenom and the No. 1 pick in this summer’s NBA draft, John Wall, might be a special guest at Big Blue Madness. Wall made an appearance. Sort of. As did his ex-teammates and fellow NBA first-round draft picks, DeMarcus Cousins, Eric Bledsoe, Daniel Orton and Patrick Patterson. All five […]

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