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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky redshirt junior Zeke Lewis is tagged after stealing third base during the game against Canisius College on Friday, Mar. 1, 2019 in Kentucky Proud Park in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Rick Childress | Staff

Cats drop final game in series against Tennessee

Kassidy Stumbo April 20, 2019

Coming off a tough 16-1 loss on Friday night to the No. 22 Tennessee Volunteers, the Wildcats looked to redeem themselves on Saturday afternoon. Following pitching troubles in the past few games, the...

Freshman guard Ashton Hagans and Sophomore forward PJ Washington celebrate after a and one play. UK mens basketball team defeated Florida 66-57 on senior night at Rupp Arena on Saturday, March 9, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Scouting the Abilene Christian Wildcats

Madison Dennis March 21, 2019

The No. 2 seeded Kentucky Wildcats are set take on No. 15 seeded Abilene Christian University in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in the teams’ first ever meeting with each other. While UK has...

Freshman guard Immanuel Quickley shakes hands with Seth Greenberg during ESPN College GameDay at Memorial Coliseum on Feb. 16, 2019 in Lexington, Kentucky. No. 5 Kentucky will tip off with No.1 Tennessee at 8:00pm. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky set to face no. 1 team in the country against UT

Alex Weber February 16, 2019

For the second time in the past month, Lexington, Kentucky has played host for ESPN's College GameDay. In January's edition, Kentucky outplayed the Kansas Jayhawks 71-63. This time around, the College...

the Kentucky Wildcats basketball team huddles up during the game against LSU on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

UK defeated last-second by LSU 73-71

February 12, 2019

Riding a ten-game winning streak, the no. 5 ranked Kentucky Wildcats faced the no. 19 ranked Louisiana State Tigers in Rupp Arena and ended their win streak after a last-second 73-71 loss. Kentucky’s...

UK huddles up and listens to a referees explanation of a call. University of Kentucky mens basketball team defeated Vanderbilt University 56-47 at Rupp Arena on Saturday, January 12, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky to face no. 14 ranked Auburn Tigers

Braden Ramsey January 18, 2019

No. 12 Kentucky (13-3, 3-1 SEC) stays on the road this weekend to take on a top SEC contender and one of the top teams in the country. This isn’t your grandpa’s Auburn team; in fact, Kentucky has lost...

Freshman guard Keldon Johnson and Freshman guard Ashton Hagans celebrate after Hagans makes a three point shot. University of Kentucky mens basketball team defeated Vanderbilt University 56-47 at Rupp Arena on Saturday, January 12, 2019, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky jumps to no. 12 in AP poll

January 14, 2019

After its two straight home SEC wins over Texas A&M and Vanderbilt, the Kentucky men's basketball team jumped from no. 18 to no. 12 in the Week 11 Associated Press top 25 rankings. Just one SEC team...

Kentucky Wildcats linebacker Josh Allen (41), Kentucky Wildcats linebacker Jordan Jones (34) and Kentucky Wildcats cornerback Derrick Baity Jr. (8) celebrate after stopping a Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders play during the game on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Kroger Field, in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated MTSU 34-23. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

Wildcats look to take Citrus Bowl over Penn State

Hailey Peters December 31, 2018

New Year’s Day, 1999: The Kentucky Wildcats played the Penn State Nittany Lions in the first sold-out Outback Bowl in history. Through the battle, the Nittany Lions emerged victoriously by a 26-14 margin....

The Kentucky Wildcats volleyball team huddles up after the match against Florida on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018 at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky swept the Gators winning the first three sets. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Crowd helps carry the Cats in sweep over Gators

October 31, 2018

The game between the no. 11 Gators and the no. 12 Wildcats was bound to be one of the biggest games of the season, and it brought a great crowd along with it. The city of Lexington had moved its trick-or-treat...

Kentucky Wildcats running back Benny Snell Jr. (26) shows off his Snell Yeah towel after the game. University of Kentucky football defeated Vanderbilt University 14-7 to become 6-1 on the season on Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky football moves to no. 11 in new AP rankings

October 28, 2018

The Kentucky football team is continuing to make big strides this season, and after beating Missouri 15-14 on a last-second touchdown, the Cats are now ranked no. 11 in the latest Associated Press top-25...

Kentucky Footballs captains before the game Vanderbilt on Saturday, October 20, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

UK football moves up two spots to no. 12 in AP poll

October 21, 2018

Kentucky football climbs up the polls again this week, this time after defeating fellow SEC East contender Vanderbilt 14-7.The Cats, who are 6-1 and bowl eligible after Saturday's win, now sit at no. 12...

UK student section during the University of Kentucky mens basketball game vs. Mississippi State at Rupp Arena in 2014.

Rupp Arena could be without air conditioning Saturday

SPORTS STAFF March 4, 2016

For those planning on attending the UK-LSU game tomorrow at Rupp Arena, make sure to dress for warmer temperatures. Rupp Areana's HVAC system has experienced an electrical switch gear problem, which will...

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