Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – Over the last few years, Mark Stoops has employed a running back by committee approach. That strategy may be a little tougher this year since he lost two of his running backs from last year. Check out Offensive Coordinator Eddie Gran talk about who could join Benny Snell, Jr. in the […]
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – Former Wildcat Karl Anthony Towns was back in town this weekend. Towns was putting on his “Summer Slamfest” at Memorial Coliseum. The former Rookie of the Year did take a second to chat while he was in Lexington. Check out what he had to say about that 2014-2015 team who went […]
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – UK’s offense will be returning breakout star Benny Snell, Jr. and quarterback Stephen Johnson. The two will be leaders for the UK offense, but who will lead the defense? Recently, Defensive Coordinator Matt House mentioned a few guys he’s seen rise to the occasion. Check out the video for who he’s […]
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – Last year, the Wildcats’ defense had its struggles, but it also had some bright points. One was linebacker Jordan Jones landing in the top five in the SEC in tackles. Recently, one of Jones’ defensive teammates Courtney Love spoke about the growth the defense has seen over the last two years. […]
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – One moment you’re playing in California for a junior college. The next, you’re playing in the SEC against arguably the best talent in the country. This was the exact case for UK QB Stephen Johnson. Johnson was called on to be the main signal caller for UK last season when Drew […]
CAIRO, EGYPT (July 8, 2017) – The USA’s pursuit of a third-consecutive FIBA U19 World Cup for Men title came to an end in the semifinals on Saturday night in Cairo, Egypt, when Canada (5-1) handed the USA a 99-87 loss. Winners of the 2013 and 2015 U19 World Cups, the USA will meet Spain (5-1) […]
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – Several Cats were in action for the NBA Summer League. De’Aaron Fox has his debut with the Sacramento Kings. Also, a former Wildcat many haven’t heard from in awhile had a breakout game. Here’s the highlights!
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – Coach John Calipari’s U19 Team USA squad has been handling their business pretty easily at the FIBA World Cup in Egypt. Today though, they had their first real test. Check out the highlights above for all the action.
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – While rumors swirled for a little bit here in the states, John Calipari has been busy over in Egypt. On Sunday, Cal and his U19 Team USA World Cup team took on Angola in their second game of group play. Just like in their first game, Hamidou Diallo and PJ Washington […]
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – Malik Monk was a lottery draft pick to the Charlotte Hornets. One thing no one realized was Monk had been suffering from an ankle injury for almost a month. This injury could sideline him for a large part of the summer. Recently, Monk spoke about what he can do and where […]
Lexington, Ky (WTVQ) – Derek Willis may have not been drafted into the NBA, but he was signed to an NBA Summer League contract. On Sunday, Willis started his day taking on the New York Knicks. Willis would finish his second NBA Summer League game with 8 points and 3 assists. Check out the video […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (UK Athletics) – Kentucky track and field junior Kayelle Clarke claimed the Trinidad and Tobago silver medal, and the spot on her national team for the IAAF World Championships that goes along with it, by running a 200-meter personal best 22.94 in the semifinals and then 22.97 in the final on Saturday. Clarke […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – A pair of Kentucky track and field Class of 2015 alumna, Leah Nugent and Kendra Harrison, confirmed places on their respective national teams that will compete at the IAAF World Championships in London later this summer, on Friday. Nugent, who claimed NCAA and Southeastern Conference bronze as a senior in 2015, […]
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (UK Athletics) – Kentucky men’s basketball freshmen Hamidou Diallo and PJ Washington were named to the 2017 USA Basketball Men’s U19 World Cup Team competing in the FIBA World Cup in Cairo in July. UK head coach John Calipari is serving as the head coach of the team. Team USA will be […]
LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – Evan White was honored with the 2017 ABCA Collegiate Rawlings Gold Glove Award at first base, it was announced on Wednesday. It is White’s second consecutive trophy for his glove work The 6-foot-3, 205 pound junior last week was drafted No. 17 overall by the Seattle Mariners. He reported to […]
UK will host to five NCAA events – one national championship and four preliminary round competitions – from 2020-22 in the sports of rifle, outdoor track and field, men’s basketball, cross country and gymnastics, the NCAA announced Tuesday.