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There wasn’t a shortage of drama at Dudy Noble Field in Starkville, Miss., for the UK baseball team (21-17, 6-12 Southeastern Conference) this weekend. In a series they had to have against Mississippi State, the Cats got timely hitting and strong pitching in taking two of three games from the Bulldogs (5-4, 3-4 22-17). The […]

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Women’s tennis gets swept, faces South Carolina at SEC’s

The No. 24 UK women’s tennis team lost to No. 19 Vanderbilt over the weekend, and will now face No. 20 South Carolina in the first round of the Southeastern Conference Tournament at 3:30 on Thursday. The Gamecocks defeated UK earlier this season, 5-2, which ended the Cats’ nine-match winning streak. Freshman Caroline Lilley has […]

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Calipari’s arrival leads to change of style

John Calipari is not bringing just 445 wins with him to Lexington, he’s also bringing change to the men’s basketball program. For some, like the case of DeAndre Liggins, that’s a good thing, but for others, like Josh Harrellson, that can mean something completely different. It has been well-documented Calipari runs the Dribble-Drive Motion, a […]

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Just over two weeks after signing his contract, new UK head coach John Calipari has signed his first recruit. DeMarcus Cousins, a sought-after power forward from Mobile, Ala., signed a letter of intent Wednesday to play for UK next season. Wednesday marked the beginning of the late signing period, which runs until May 20. Cousins […]

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Despite a new head coach and a promising recruiting class coming in, sophomore forward Patrick Patterson had decided to enter the NBA Draft. Patterson announced his decision to the media before practice Tuesday. He will throw his name in the hat and work out for NBA teams, but he will not hire an agent. The […]

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Putting the wheels in motion: UK head coach John Calipari brings new offense to Cats

Basketball traditionalists say a normal offensive set is full of passes, screens, cuts and then, finally, a shot. However, that’s not the case anymore in what is widely considered the Mecca of college basketball — Lexington. With the hiring of John Calipari, a new system is on the horizon. The Dribble-Drive Motion offense, known as […]

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Late-game rally stops Cats’ losing streak

LOUISVILLE — On a cold night in Louisville, the Cats found their bats and possibly their season again. With only one win under their belt in eight April contests, the Cats faced a Louisville team that had only lost one game in eight April contests. The end result for the Cats (19-16, 4-11 Southeastern Conference) […]

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Men’s golf gets weekend win, Cats head to Georgia to battle No. 1 Bulldogs

Jordan Blann shot seven over par in the tournament this weekend, leaving him tied with UK senior Andy Winings. UK won the tournament. Photo by Zach Brake | Staff By Sam Ranard With senior Ben Fuqua at the reigns, the UK men’s golf team drove home its first three-round tournament title since the 2006-07 season this […]

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UK recruits shine in Derby Festival Basketball Classic

LOUISVILLE — Mixed feelings seemed to rule the day at the Wazoo Sports Derby Festival Basketball Classic. A divided crowd of over 13,000 UK, Louisville and Indiana fans booed and cheered their respective recruits and rivals as questions swirled regarding the commitments of a pair of high-profile UK commits and another pair of UK recruits. […]

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Cats get swept by Bulldogs, losing-streak reaches seven

For the UK baseball team, April has not been the kindest of months. With Georgia capturing the series sweep on Sunday afternoon in a 5-4 game, the Cats have now lost seven straight games, and have been swept in each of their last two Southeastern Conference series. The Bulldogs, ranked No. 3 in the country […]

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