Offense impresses at UK Spring Scrimmage

Quarterback Patrick Towles (14) gets ready to throw the ball during the scrimmage on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Though it felt like a fall day, the unfinished Commonwealth Stadium reminded those on Saturday at UK’s spring practice that fall was more than a season away. The performance of the team, however, dispelled any thought that it was still April. Despite numerous injuries on offense, big plays highlighted the scrimmage […]

Arkansas nabs another from UK

Sophomore outfielder Ka’ai Tom fields a hit during the game between the University of Kentucky baseball team vs. University of Missouri in Lexington , Ky.,on Sunday, April 13, 2014. Photo by Michael Reaves | Staff

Arkansas starting pitcher Keaton McKinney pitched eight scoreless innings on Sunday in a complete game, 7-3 win against UK. McKinney held the Cats to just five hits, striking out five and allowing only three runs to earn his second win of the season. Arkansas scored one run in the bottom of the first and three […]

UK’s season was a failure

Kentucky players sit on the back of a golf cart as they are taken back to the locker room after their press conference after their Final Four game of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, In. Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com The college men’s basketball season has officially ended. And now the talk has turned from what could have been to who will or won’t stay for another season. But before the murmurings become a roar, let’s look at whether this UK season was a bust or not. So was it? In […]

Cauley-Stein talks plans to leave UK

Willie Cauley-Stein of the Kentucky Wildcats fights for a rebound with Forward Frank Kaminsky during the game against the Wisconsin Badgers in the Final Four of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, In. Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Anthony Davis, Nerlens Noel and now Willie Cauley-Stein. All three exceptional big men who have left lasting legacies at a program rich with history. Now, it’s Cauley-Stein’s turn to ditch the training wheels and ride off into the lucrative sunset called the NBA. The 7-foot junior ended his potential last game […]

A shocking end to a near-perfect story

Kentucky players sit on the back of a golf cart as they are taken back to the locker room after their press conference after their Final Four game of the 2015 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Lucas Oil Stadium on Saturday, April 4, 2015 in Indianapolis, In. Photo by Jonathan Krueger | Staff

By Kevin Erpenbeck kerpenbeck@kykernel.com   Time has passed, the team has landed back in Lexington and the tears have dried from (most of) the fans’ faces. And still, the ending to UK men’s basketball season doesn’t seem real. Throughout the entire year, the Cats wove this beautiful tale of a team sacrificing individual success and […]