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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky pitcher Izzy Harrison (42) pitches during the UK vs. Oklahoma softball game on Tuesday, March 22, 2022, at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Kentucky. Oklahoma won 9-1. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

No. 11 Kentucky drops senior day game against Mississippi State, losing 6-2

Ian Alvano May 1, 2022

UK was unable to fight back from an early deficit to take the series versus Mississippi State on Saturday, losing 6-2 on senior day.No. 11 Kentucky falls to .500 in conference play with a 32-15 (10-10...

Kentucky guard Jada Walker (11) dribbles up the court during the UK vs. Vanderbilt womens basketball game on Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 69-65. Photo by Isabel McSwain | Staff

Kentucky rolls Mississippi State 83-67 in SEC Tournament

Cole Parke March 4, 2022

No. 7 seeded Kentucky defeated No. 10 Mississippi State 83-67 in the second round of the SEC Tournament on Thursday, further solidifying itself as an NCAA Tournament team.With the win, Kentucky earns a...

Kentucky Wildcats forward Dreuna Edwards (44) reaches for a rebound during the UK vs. South Carolina womens basketball on Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 59-50. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky womens basketball defeats Mississippi State 81-74, snaps four-game home skid

Cole Parke February 16, 2022

Kentucky womens basketball (11-11) defeated Mississippi State (15-9) 81-74 inside Memorial Coliseum on Tuesday night, snapping a four-game home losing streak.The win came on the back of a 24-2 run in the...

Liam Draxl slides to return a hit during the University of Kentucky vs. Louisiana State mens tennis meet on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2021, at the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky won 4-0. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

No. 11 Kentucky mens tennis defeats No. 21 Mississippi State 4-2 in ITA Kickoff Weekend

Samantha Money January 30, 2022

No. 11 Kentucky mens tennis (6-0) defeated No. 21 Mississippi State (3-1) 4-2 in the ITA Kickoff Weekend in Starkville, Mississippi.The win comes just one day after Kentucky swept Alabama in the first...

Kentucky Wildcats guard Kellan Grady (31) shoots a 3-point shot during the UK vs. Mississippi State basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 82-74. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Kellan Grady erupts in overtime to help UK defeat Mississippi State 82-74

Cole Parke January 26, 2022

Kellan Grady played a pivotal role in No. 12 Kentucky’s (16-4) 82-74 overtime win over Mississippi State (13-6) in Rupp Arena on Tuesday night.The graduate-student transfer from Davidson scored eight...

Kentucky Wildcats forward Oscar Tshiebwe (34) dunks the ball during the UK vs. Mississippi State basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2022, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 82-74. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

No. 12 Kentucky survives overtime scare, defeats Mississippi State 82-74

Hunter Shelton January 26, 2022

No. 12 Kentucky survived inside Rupp Arena on Tuesday night, defeating Mississippi State 82-74 in overtime.  After leading by 15 points with 12 minutes to go, the Wildcats were in full panic mode down...

Kentucky running back Chris Rodriguez Jr. (24) runs the ball during the University of Kentucky vs. Florida football game on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 20-13. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

‘They beat us in all phases.’ Kentucky upset 31-17 by Mississippi State

Barkley Truax October 30, 2021

What a difference a year makes.The Wildcats were dominated from the first quarter on, losing 31-17 against Mississippi State. Kentucky gave up 31-straight points between the second and third quarter, a...

Kentucky linebacker DeAndre Square (5) celebrates during the University of Kentucky vs. South Carolina football game on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina. UK won 16-10. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Across the (By)Line: Mississippi State

Barkley Truax October 29, 2021

The “Across the (By)Line” series will give Kentucky football fans an in-depth look at their opponent for this week — from the mind of the opposing school’s sports editor. This week: The Reflector,...

Kentucky Wildcats defender Sara Makoben-Blessing (19) prepares to kick the ball during UK’s game against Bellarmine on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at Wendell and Vickie Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 4-0. Photo by Jackson Dunavant | Staff

‘Cats get shutout 1-0 at Mississippi State, fall to 0-4 in SEC

Cole Parke September 30, 2021

Kentucky (6-5-2) came up short on the road against Mississippi State (3-4-3) 1-0. The loss was Kentucky’s fifth of the year and dropped them to 0-4 in SEC play.While Kentucky outshot the Bulldogs 9-8–Mississippi...

Kentucky Wildcat John Rhodes (1) high fives a coach while running in to home plate during the University of Kentucky vs. Eastern Kentucky University baseball game on Tuesday, March 2, 2021, at Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 6-3 Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Rhodes’ three RBI lead UK past Bellarmine ahead of highly-anticipated MSU series

Eric Decker March 30, 2021

Following its sweep of Auburn this past weekend, Kentucky baseball made a quick pitstop in Lexington for a Tuesday night affair before heading back out on the road. With sights set on Mississippi State...

Kentucky Wildcats forward Olivier Sarr (30) walks off the court with his teammates after missing a game winning shot during the University of Kentucky vs. Notre Dame basketball game on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Notre Dame won 64-63. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Cats bounced by Bulldogs in SEC second round

Braden Ramsey March 11, 2021

UK's men's basketball lost to the Mississippi State Bulldogs in the second round of the SEC tournament on March 11, ending a season of trials and mishaps and essentially costing Kentucky any chance of...

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