| Mar 28, 2011
| 7:46 AM
NEWARK, N.J. — Kentucky’s payback tour continues.
At the Southeastern Conference Tournament, the Wildcats beat Mississippi, Alabama and Florida — three teams they lost to during the season. In the NCAA Tournament third round, the Cats...
| Mar 29, 2011
| 7:56 AM
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - When Kentucky officials met with coach John Calipari two years ago to talk about the program's vacant head coaching position, they came armed with a sales pitch.
Turns out, they didn't need one.
Instead, it was Calipari who ended...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:16 AM
LEXINGTON — Kentucky guard DeAndre Liggins says making the all-region team for helping UK beat Ohio State and North Carolina in the NCAA tournament East Regional last weekend won’t change him going into the Final Four.
“It feels great,...
| Dec 31, 2010
| 12:01 PM
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Brandon Knight scored 25 points and Josh Harrellson added a career-high 23 points and 14 rebounds as No. 11 Kentucky defeated No. 22 Louisville 78-63 on Friday.
The Wildcats (11-2) used their size to improve to 2-0 against their...
| Jan 5, 2011
| 7:28 AM
LEXINGTON — Kentucky coach John Calipari wanted to play Eloy Vargas as much as he could Monday to get the backup center ready for the start of Southeastern Conference play because he knows that even as well as Josh Harrellson has played, UK needs...
| Jan 8, 2011
| 7:00 PM
It probably should have not been a surprise that the NCAA again ruled Kentucky freshman center Enes Kanter “permanently ineligible” due to what it ruled was $33,000 in excessive funds his parents took when he was on a Turkish club team...
| Jan 10, 2011
| 7:35 AM
University of Kentucky athletics director Mitch Barnhart learned Friday that Enes Kanter had been declared permanently ineligible by the NCAA - a finding he vehemently disagree with - and then watched the Kentucky football team get pummeled 27-10 by...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 6:24 AM
LEXINGTON — Kentucky coach John Calipari indicated Monday he believes Enes Kanter being ruled permanently ineligible by the NCAA will change the way “everybody” recruits foreign players now.
Kanter, a native of Turkey, was ruled...
| Jan 11, 2011
| 8:39 PM
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - When Doron Lamb set a Kentucky freshman scoring record with 32 points in a victory over Winthrop last month, coach John Calipari didn't get too excited, saying he wasn't sure how long the mark would hold up.
It didn't even last a...
| Jan 21, 2011
| 7:06 AM
Despite Kentucky’s loss at Alabama Tuesday night, ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale says no one should be disappointed by what the Wildcats have done this year.
The No. 12 Wildcats are 14-4 — 2-2 in Southeastern Conference play...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 6:55 AM
Kentucky had four freshmen leave for the NBA after last season — and all were first -round draft picks.
Could the Cats have two more players — forward Terrence Jones and guard Brandon Knight — do the same this June?