Cason to the rescue

Big Blue over Maize and Blue in Hall of Fame London Showcase (AP Photo/Ian Walton). Kentucky made its visit across the pond a memorable one Sunday. The 19th-ranked Wildcats extended its winning streak to three with a 73-69 triumph over Michigan in London, England, a win Kentucky (6-2) needed to show it

It’s the Tradition, Man!

Jacob Toppin, Sahvir Wheeler, Antonio Reeves, and Oscar Tshiebwe on the floor in Rupp Arena (Dr. Michael Huang Photo). (LEXINGTON, Ky.) –According to Bellarmine head basketball coach Scotty Davenport, it’s important for his players to understand the history and tradition of the teams they are competing against and the historic venues

Puppy Love

Vicky Graff Photo Kentucky coaches knew center Ugonna Onyenso was an intelligent player who ran the floor very well and had great timing when it came to blocking shots. However, even the Kentucky coaches really didn’t know how quickly the 7-footer might develop. “He really is still a puppy and is learning a

Pre Thanksgiving Turkey

Kentucky's Antonio Reeves scoops up a shot against North Florida. (Photo by Les Nicholson) LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky coach John Calipari tweaked his starting lineup after suffering two losses in one week span. Antonio Reeves made his first start of the season and provided a spark for the Wildcats in a 96-56

November to Forget

Dr. Michael Huang Photo It hasn’t been a November to remember for Kentucky. The Wildcats have two losses in their first five games, both coming in the past six days. The tumble began following late-game breakdowns in an 86-77 double-overtime loss to Michigan State in the Champions Classic on Tuesday. An 88-72

CJ to the rescue

Kentucky's CJ Fredrick (1) shoots between South Carolina State's Dallas James, left, and Justin Wilson (34) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lexington, KY., Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022. LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — CJ Fredrick wasn’t happy with his performance in Kentucky’s double-overtime loss to Michigan State

Oscar returns, but Cats fall in 2 OTs

Oscar Tshiebwe dunks the ball in Kentucky's loss to Michigan State Tuesday night. (Jeff Houchin Photo) Oscar Tshiebwe made his first appearance of the season and made an immediate impact in the State Farm Champions Classic Tuesday night. The Kentucky senior scored 22 points and grabbed 18 rebounds but it wasn’t enough

Calipari inks five winners

Dr. Michael Huang Photo LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky coach John Calipari signed five players during the early signing period, including heralded guard D.J. Wagner. Aaron Bradshaw, Robert Dillingham, Justin Edwards and North Laurel High School standout Reed Sheppard joined the class anchored by Wagner, the school announced Monday. “I couldn’t be more

“Sahvir did good”

Kentucky's Sahvir Wheeler scrambles for a loose ball Friday against Duquesne. (Kentucky Today/Keith Taylor) LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky senior guard Sahvir Wheeler made his presence known in his return Friday night. Wheeler had a double-double with 11 points and 11 assists to lead No. 4 Kentucky to a 77-52 win over

Cruising

Casen Wallace just missed a triple-double in his debut with the Wildcats Monday night at Rupp Arena. (Jeff Houchin Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky was missing two of its five starters in the season opener Monday night but it didn’t matter. Antonio Reeves scored 22 points to lead the fourth-ranked Wildcats