Grady to the rescue

Kellan Grady goes ups for a shot in Kentucky's win over Mississippi State Tuesday night at Rupp Arena (Dr. Michael Huang Photo) LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky was without its second-leading scorer but one of its most experienced players provided the heroics against Mississippi State Tuesday night. Kellan Grady scored eight points

Know Thy Enemy: Mississippi State 

RETURNING PLAYERS  Javian Davis  Derek Fountain  Andersson Garcia  Cameron Matthews  Iverson Molinar  Tolu Smith  NOTABLE LOSSES  Abdul Ado  Jalen Johnson  Quinten Post  Deivon Smith  D.J. Stewart Jr.  INCOMING PLAYERS  Alden Applewhite  Garrison Brooks  Camryn Carter  D.J. Jeffries  Shakeel Moore  KeShawn Murphy  Rocket Watts  PROJECTED LINEUP  Starters:  G Iverson Molinar, 6’3 Jr.  G Rocket Watts, 6’2 Jr.  F D.J. Jeffries, 6’7 Jr.  F Garrison Brooks, 6’10 Gr.  F Tolu Smith, 6’10 Rs. Jr.  Bench:  F Derek Fountain, 6’9 So.  G Shakeel

Roger That!

Former Kentucky coach Joe Hall never missed a chance to interact with fans like Beau Robinson, left, and John Coffey. Roger Harden can still remember listening to Kentucky coach Joe Hall telling him and his teammates how he grew up idolizing UK basketball and even had a scrapbook of the Fiddling

Playing Hurt

Kentucky guard TyTy Washington Jr. (3) is helped off the court after an injury during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Auburn Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022, in Auburn, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill) Kentucky gave Auburn everything it had, even without one of its top players. The Wildcats (15-4,

Is Shaedon gonna play (ever)?

I’m not sure anyone should really be surprised that ESPN NBA Draft expert Jonathan Givony, founder and co-owner of, reported Thursday that Kentucky freshman Shaedon Sharpe can put his name into the 2022 NBA Draft as an early-entry candidate. Givony reported a source told him. For months there has been

Down the stretch they came

Kentucky's Davion Mintz shoots next to Texas A&M guard Tyrece Radford during the first half of the Wildcats' big win over the Aggies. Justin Rex -- freelancer FR171750 AP Kentucky stayed together when it mattered the most. The No. 12 Wildcats overcame a 13-point deficit and escaped with a 64-58 win at

Know Thy Enemy: Texas A&M

Photo Credit Texas A&M Athletics Buzz Williams tenure with Texas A&M has been underwhelming to say the least. After last season’s 8-10 campaign, Williams will be feeling the heat this year. It’s not time for the Aggies to shop around just yet but should this year end in another losing record

Growing before our eyes

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — TyTy Washington is on a roll. The Kentucky freshman guard was named Southeastern Conference Co-Freshman of the Week after leading the Wildcats to wins over Vanderbilt and Tennessee last week. He scored a career-high 28 points in a 107-79 win over the Volunteers and averaged 21.5 points

Cats honor Joe B. by crushing Vols

John Calipari clings to a rolled-up game program during Kentucky's game against Tennessee Saturday at Rupp Arena. (Photo by Mike Cyrus) LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) — Kentucky crushed its oldest rival in a performance late Kentucky coach Joe B. Hall would have enjoyed witnessing as a fan or a coach. On a day

The Most Beloved Coach In America

Coach Joe B. Hall passed away at the age of 93. I penned this piece a little less than two years ago right after his memoir was published. It was my last encounter with the "keeper of the flame." As you'll see, it provided for a heck of a good