Times set for Halloween Saturday: UK football, Breeders Cup and trick-or-treating

Horses are washed during morning workouts at Keeneland race track on October 8,2015. Photo by Michael Reaves

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Tis the season. The Southeastern Conference announced Monday that UK’s Oct. 31 game against Tennessee in Commonwealth Stadium will be played at 7:30 p.m. on the SEC Network. The time coincides with the running of the 2015 Breeders Cup and trick-or-treating for Lexington residents. The post time for the $5 million Breeders […]

UK suffers first SEC loss verse No. 17 Florida

Sophomore outside hitter Darian Mack (8) digs the ball during the match against the Florida Gators on Sunday, October 18, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Florida defeated Kentucky 3-1. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

By Lamar Smith sports@kykernel.com The No. 20 Cats received the team’s first blemish in the SEC this season, as the No. 17 Florida Gators brought the swamp to Lexington as UK lost 3 sets to 1 (25-22, 21-25, 22-25, 20-25). The loss ends a nine-game winning streak, including six consecutive wins in the SEC. Both […]

Men’s soccer stays undefeated in C-USA

By Brendan Hill sports@kykernel.com UK men’s soccer got back on track, winning 1-0 over South Carolina in a hard fought game. This was goalkeeper Callum Irving’s 23rd career shutout making him UK’s all-time leader in clean sheets. “It feels nice, but it’s a whole team effort not just me,” Irving said. This was his fifth […]

There is plenty that I found Cialis disturbing about Will Wright’s recent opinion piece in the Kentucky Kernel. For example, Wright leans a major portion of his article against the statement, “Muhammad openly took sex slaves and allowed his soldiers to rape slaves during their conquests.” Not only is this a vast overgeneralization of an […]


NBA Cats return to Rupp

UK fans came out in droves Saturday to welcome Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, Willie Cauley-Stein and Rajon Rondo back to Rupp Arena as the New Orleans Pelicans faces the Sacramento Kings.

Top takeaways from Big Blue Madness


By Josh Ellis and Jordan Ondrof sports@kykernel.com Rupp Arena hosted Big Blue Madness for the 11th time Friday night, providing UK fans plenty of preseason hype. Women’s head coach Matthew Mitchell continued to show off his wild dance moves, some Cats in the NBA joined the fun and hip-hop artist Drake had a convincing video […]