UK clawed through a rough-shooting first half against Notre Dame

University of Kentucky vs. Notre Dame

The Cats were sloppy to begin their Elite Eight game against Notre Dame at Quickenloans Arena Saturday. They turned the ball over, their field goal percentage was dreadful – at one point they missed five shots in a row and nine of 11. The Fighting Irish, however, came out swinging and most of their punches […]

Tugging on Superman’s cape

Kentucky guard Aaron Harrison shoots the ball during the first half of the UK vs. Cincinnati game at the KFC Yum! Center on Saturday, March 21, 2015 in Louisville , Ky. Kentucky defeated Cincinnati 64-51. Photo by Adam Pennavaria | Staff

By Kyle Arensdorf karensdorf@kykernel.com “They don’t play hard.” Wait, what? West Virginia’s Daxter Miles Jr. made headlines and caused quite a stir in the Mountaineers’ presser Wednesday with those four words. “They don’t play hard.” Let’s set aside the idiocy of saying something like that about a team that has won every time it’s stepped […]

UK rebounds with home win against Morehead State

Kentucky junior Storm Wilson celebrates his first home run of the season with teammate Thomas Bernal during UKs game against Morehead State at Cliff Hagan Stadium on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Taylor Pence | Staff

By Derek Terry sports@kykernel.com UK baseball used a five-run first inning on Wednesday to power its way to a 9-4 win over Morehead State. UK head coach Gary Henderson said the win was much needed for the Cats after losing Tuesday to Western Kentucky 12-3. “Anytime you lose it’s important to come out and play […]