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Kentucky Kernel

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Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari stands on the sideline during the Kentucky vs. South Carolina mens basketball game on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2023, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. South Carolina won 71-68, ending Kentucky’s 28-game home winning streak. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Kentucky suffers second loss in a row with defeat against South Carolina, moves to 1-3 in SEC

Ali Cetinok, Assistant Sports Editor January 10, 2023

In a game that was supposed to be a confidence boost for John Calipari’s squad at home on Tuesday night turned out to be anything but, with a crushing 71-68 loss to South Carolina. The loss snapped...

Kentucky Wildcats head coach Kyra Elzy coaches forward Ajae Petty (13) during the Kentucky vs. No. 7 LSU womens basketball game on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2023, at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 67-48. Photo by Isabel McSwain | Staff

Kentucky hoping to recreate last year’s magic against No. 1 South Carolina

Ali Cetinok, Assistant Sports Editor January 10, 2023

Kentucky womens basketball is currently in a position it did not expect to be in thus far into the SEC season. With four conference games played and zero wins, the Wildcats have not had the best of showings...

Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari coaches his team during the Kentucky vs. No. 7 Alabama mens basketball game on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2023, at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Alabama won 78-52. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Cats look to regroup against struggling Gamecocks

Ali Cetinok, Assistant Sports Editor January 9, 2023

A tough 26-point loss on the road Saturday against Alabama and expectedly receiving zero votes in the AP Poll means John Calipari’s squad is in need of a confidence boosting conference win at home. Luckily...

A group of South Carolina Gamecocks players make a tackle during the South Carolina vs. Georgia State football game on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022, at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia, South Carolina. Photo by Sydney Dunlap | Daily Gamecock

Across the (By)Line: South Carolina Gamecocks

Cole Parke, Sports Editor October 6, 2022

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 Daily...

Kentucky freshman forward Hannah Richardson kicks the ball down the field during the game against South Carolina on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at the Bell Soccer Complex in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

UK women’s soccer faces defensive battle, falls to No. 7 South Carolina

Eric Decker October 11, 2019

The work of freshman goalkeeper Steph Stull was a vital piece in allowing Kentucky to stay within striking distance of the No. 7 ranked Gamecocks (11-1-0, 5-0-0 SEC). She accrued five saves in total, four...

Kentucky football open practice on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019, at the Joe Craft Football Training Facility in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Kentucky football practice report: Sep. 25

Mohammad Ahmad September 25, 2019

Hoping to avoid a 2-3 start on the year, the UK football team knows they’re facing a critical road test against the South Carolina Gamecocks this weekend. Select players and coaches met with the media...

Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops yells at a referee during the game against South Carolina on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated South Carolina 24 to 10. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Kentucky finds little to celebrate about after win

September 29, 2018

Beating a quality SEC opponent by two touchdowns to move to 5-0 for the first time since 2007 would be enough to spark a rowdy postgame locker room celebration, many would think.However, that was not the...

Kentucky Wildcats head coach Mark Stoops talks on his headset during the game against Mississippi State on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Stoops thinks there’s room to improve for No. 17 Kentucky

September 25, 2018

A third of the college football regular season has passed, and Kentucky is off to one of its best starts in recent memory.The Wildcats are one of 21 college football teams nationally to still be undefeated....

Freshman Line Backer Deandre Square of the University of Kentucky football team during Media Day at Kroger Field on Friday August 3, 2018 in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Olivia Beach | Staff

Kernel Sports Staff predictions for the 2018 football season

August 27, 2018

Another season of Kentucky football is only days away, and between an All-American running back candidate and a veteran defensive unit, excitement for the Cats is high.Kentucky will kickoff its 2018 campaign...

University of Kentucky senior Luke Heyer gets a hit early in the game against Louisville on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

UK wins Sunday rubber match to secure second SEC series of the season

Charlee Schaefer April 8, 2018

The No. 9 UK baseball team locked up its second SEC series win of the season on Sunday with a 10-5 victory in the rubber match against the South Carolina Gamecocks.The Cats has their backs against the...

Senior Catcher Troy Squires attempts to hit the ball on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky was defeated 8 - 6. Photo by Edward Justice | Staff

Explosive offense leads UK past South Carolina in game one

Charlee Schaefer April 6, 2018

The No. 9 UK baseball team devastated the South Carolina Gamecocks in game one of the weekend series on Friday, beating the Gamecocks 14-1.The victory was the first time the Cats have faced an SEC East...

Arkansas played Tennessee in the SEC tournament semifinals on Saturday, March 10, 2018, in St. Louis, Missouri. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

Who’s in? Who’s out? SEC in the NCAA Tournament

Abbie Long March 11, 2018

It’s the day college basketball fans have been waiting for since November: Selection Sunday. Bracketology expert Joe Lunardi has projected that eight SEC teams will make it into the field of 68 teams,...

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