Calipari excerpt from coaches clinic

John Calipari held a clinic Sunday for fans and coaches in which he led his team through two practices and answered questions from those in attendance. The clinic was not open to the media. Here is an excerpt of what Calipari said from his website, in which he discusses what style of play this team […]

Talent paves way for young UK defense

By Cody Porter | Kernel columnist It was Homecoming for UK on Saturday against Jacksonville State. A day in which the team is supposed to represent its school and everyone goes home happy to celebrate. When entering the stadium, I was skeptical as to whether or not many fans were going to do their share […]

3 UK freshmen named to award watch

UK freshmen Anthony Davis, Marquis Teague and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were among 12 players named to the Wayman Tisdale Award watch. The award goes to the National Freshman of the Year, as determined by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association. The three comprise 25 percent of the award’s preseason list. Others named on the list are Bradley […]

‘Romeo and Juliet’ as opera and play

The romantic play “Romeo and Juliet” is mostly known for its tendency to exaggerate teenage love. Two very contrasting elements of the fine arts came together Wednesday at the Round Table to discuss their take on the love story.

The UK Department of Theater will be producing the Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” in December, although by no means is it the classic version. UK Opera’s “Romeo et Juliette”, a sung version of the romantic tragedy, opens next week.