Home » Archives by category » Sports (Page 381)

UK basketball intensifying practice

Comments Off
UK basketball intensifying practice

UK head coach John Calipari saw too many rebounds go ungrabbed, too many drives conceded and not enough fight in the exhibition against Pikeville College. So Calipari intends to amp up the practices.

Continue reading …

Women’s soccer in SEC battle

Comments Off

By Brandon Thomas sports@kykernel.com After being backed into a corner, the UK women’s soccer team came out clawing on senior night against Vanderbilt. The team not only earned its seniors one last victory at home but also clenched a birth to the Southeastern Conference tournament. With the win on Friday, UK (10-7-2, 4-5-2 SEC) finds […]

Continue reading …

UK attempts to forget road woes

Comments Off
UK attempts to forget road woes

Memorial Coliseum has been kind to the UK volleyball team this year. The Cats post an 11-3 record at home so far this season. The road, however, has been tough sledding for UK, which is 2-8 outside the state of Kentucky.

Continue reading …

Late bye gives Cats more than headaches

Comments Off
Late bye gives Cats more than headaches

When the UK football schedule was released, most fans likely glossed over this weekend’s game against Charleston Southern and checked it off as a win before examining the last two games of the season against Vanderbilt and Tennessee.

Continue reading …

UK soccer needs a win to get in

Comments Off

Just like the UK women’s soccer team did, the men’s team faces a win and in scenario heading into the last weekend of the season.

Continue reading …

Bearing down: UK outplays Pikeville, wins 97-66

Comments Off
Bearing down: UK outplays Pikeville, wins 97-66

At the beginning of the game, UK was unorganized on defense, missing rotations and failing to rebound, and Pikeville gained a two-point lead in the first five minutes of the game. And then Brandon Knight hit two shots, and order was restored.

Continue reading …

COLUMN: Cats show potential, youthfulness

Comments Off
COLUMN: Cats show potential, youthfulness

The pieces are there. Calipari just needs to put them together.

Continue reading …

UK not looking past FCS opponent

Comments Off
UK not looking past FCS opponent

When the Cats’ schedule was released, the upcoming game against Charleston Southern appeared to be an afterthought. But things have changed for the Cats.

Continue reading …

Join Kernel writers Aaron Smith and Nick Craddock court side for the UK vs. Pikeville live blog.

Continue reading …

UK ready to see some outside competition

Comments Off
UK ready to see some outside competition

UK has played each other enough. All the scrimmages, all the practices, all the drills — UK will finally encounter five players in different uniforms when the men’s basketball team plays Pikeville Monday.

Continue reading …