UK softball’s success is on the mound

Pitcher Kelsey Nunley (33) pitches during the game against #1 LSU on Sunday, March 29, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

By Jordan Ondrof sports@kykernel.com After beating instate rival Louisville on Wednesday, No. 13 softball prepares for a weekend series against No. 5 Alabama. The Crimson Tide are coming off a 17-0 win over Mississippi Valley State on Tuesday and a 12-1 victory over Southern Mississippi on Wednesday. “Alabama is a tremendous program and they have […]

The good and bad of the Final Four

Kentucky Wildcats guard Andrew Harrison (5) goes to shoot during the NCAA Final Four vs. Wisconsin at the AT&T in Arlington, Tx., on Saturday, April 5, 2014. Photo by Emily Wuetcher | Staff

Good: There’s a chance that Willie Cauley-Stein will be matched up with All-American forward Frank Kaminsky. But if head coach John Calipari is smart, he’ll put him on the hot hand — Sam Dekker. Dekker is shooting 48 percent from beyond the arc this tournament, 15 percent higher than his season average. Auburn guard KT Harrell […]