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Volleyball wins third straight tournament

For the third consecutive weekend, the UK volleyball team took home a tournament crown after going 3-0 at the Kansas State Invitational. The No. 17 Cats improved to 10-0 and lost only two sets in the three matches. UK opened the tournament with a 3-1 (25-19, 21-25, 25-23, 25-15) win over  No. 21 Kansas State […]

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Men’s soccer beats SIU-Edwardsville 2-1

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Freshman midfielder Matt Lodge led UK in a furious comeback over SIU Edwardsville on Sunday afternoon, scoring both goals in a 2-1 win over the Cougars. The Cats (4-0-0) fell behind when SIU Edwardsville (1-3-0) scored in the 23rd minute, but Lodge netted an equalizer shortly after and scored the eventual game-winner in the 58th minute. […]

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Longhorns extend Cats’ winless streak

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After starting 2-0, the UK women’s soccer team has gone winless in its last four matches. The Cats (2-2-2) lost to Texas 2-0 in Austin, Texas on Sunday afternoon. The Horns (3-3-3) got the best of the Cats in a chippy match that saw five yellow cards handed out and 17 combined fouls. Sophomore midfielder […]

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Women’s soccer ties Morehead

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The offensive woes of the women’s soccer team continued Wednesday night in its first road game of the year as the Cats failed to score for the third consecutive game. UK tied Morehead 0-0 after 110 minutes of dominating defensive play. The Cats (2-1-2) have not scored since Aug. 29, a span of three games […]

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Gillispie checks into rehab

Former UK head coach Billy Gillispie has checked into a rehab clinic in the Houston area. Lexington TV station WKYT reported late Tuesday night Gillispie had checked himself into the John Lucas Aftercare Program. John Lucas, a former NBA player who fought a well-documented battle with drugs and alcohol years ago, opened the rehab center […]

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Hiler steps up, Cats remain perfect

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Hiler steps up, Cats remain perfect

For the UK volleyball team, the 2009 season hadn’t seen many close matches. Cincinnati didn’t get the memo. Lucky for UK, the emergence of junior outside hitter Blaire Hiler and the experience of a veteran-laden UK team saved the Cats’ perfect season. “Tonight Blaire showed what she’s made of,” UK head coach Craig Skinner said. […]

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A second former UK men’s basketball player has been connected with a ticket-selling scandal. Derrick Miller, 42, was cited with felony theft by deception for accepting payment in advance for UK basketball tickets that were not his to sell, according to Lexington police. Miller was not arrested and the investigation is ongoing, police said. Miller […]

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Cats win second tournament of season

The UK volleyball team traveled to Bloomington, Ind., over the weekend for their second tournament of the season. And for the second time, the Cats were crowned champions. UK defeated Murray State and Indiana on Friday, before knocking off Tennessee-Martin on Saturday to win the Indiana Adidas Classic. In the first match of the tournament the […]

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Men’s soccer picks up pair of victories

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The UK men’s soccer team picked up a pair of victories over the weekend in the UK Invitational. On Friday, behind goals from senior forward Marco dos Santos and junior midfielder Tyler Burns, the Cats picked up a season-opening 2-1 victory over visiting Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis. The Cats followed that win up with a 4-1 […]

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Cats shut out Redhawks 42-0

CINCINNATI — From the first three-and-out to the third quarter pick-six from senior cornerback Trevard Lindley, there were zero questions about UK’s defense after the Cats shut out Miami of Ohio before a crowd of 41,037 at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio. UK started its season with a dominating 42-0 victory over Miami of […]

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