Coleman Signs with Yankees

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LEXINGTON, Ky- It's official, Carson Coleman is a Yankee!  Coleman, a Kentuckian through-and-through, was born in Lexington and began his career at Lexington Catholic High School. During his time with Lexington Catholic he volunteered 70 hours with God’s Pantry. He committed to Kentucky after leading his team to Region 8 Final Four on a 4-1

Rhodes Named National Co-Freshman of the Year

LEXINGTON, Ky.- John Rhodes was named Collegiate Baseball News’ National Co-Freshman of the Year. This was Kentucky’s first Freshman All-American named by a national outlet since Zach Thompson in 2017.  The award is well deserved. Rhodes batted .426, the best from a Wildcat since Jeff Abbott batted .445 in 1994. In his 61 at bats, he recorded

UK Athletic’s Statement on George Floyd

LEXINGTON, Ky.- 2020 has been one for the record books. Unfortunately, those record books will not be recording a 2020 Kentucky championship.   Amid the tragic events in Minneapolis and the protest nationwide, the University of Kentucky Athletics released the following statement through Twitter.   https://twitter.com/UKAthletics/status/1267913373104189442 Kentucky’s own Karl Anthony-Towns is tied to Minneapolis. Towns is an all-star big for the Minnesota Timberwolves and spends

Women’s Basketball to play Kansas State

LEXINGTON, Ky.- The women’s basketball SEC Big 12 Challenge matchups have been announced and Kentucky women’s basketball will once again take part. This time around, the Wildcats will play Kansas State.  This will be the first time Kentucky has played in the event since 2017 and the Wildcats first meeting ever with Kansas State. This Wildcat on Wildcat

Kentucky Freshman to Leave School

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kahlil Whitney tweeted today, Jan. 24, that he has chosen to leave Kentucky.   https://twitter.com/KahlilWhitney/status/1220750723752828928?s=20 This will make Whitney the 12th player under Coach John Calipari to transfer from Kentucky. The others are: Darnell Dodson, Stacey Poole, Ryan Harrow, Kyle Wiltjer, Marcus Lee, Charles Matthews, Sacha Killeya-Jones, Tai Wynyard, Jemarl Baker, Quade Green, and Brad Calipari.  Whitney will also make six transfers in the last three seasons.  The Chicago native started his first seven

Historic Game for Kentucky Alum

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, a breakout star on Kentucky’s 2017-2018 roster, posted a historic 20-20-10 triple-double against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday, Jan. 15. The young guard led the Thunder to a 117-104 victory.   Gilgeous-Alexander was a four-star recruit in the class of 2017. He was ranked 31st in his class and fought for playing time at Kentucky

Buzzer-beater Ends Wildcat’s Four Game Win Streak

Kentucky lost 81 to 78 in a last second heart breaker against South Carolina. Jermaine   Couisnard capped off his career high 26-point night with a three-point buzzer-beater from well behind the line.  Coach Calipari knew this game would be a difficult one well before tip-off. After this win the Gamecocks have won two straight against the Wildcats in Columbia and three of the last five games.   “He talked