Jack and Luke Hamm, a pair of young boys from Lexington, have embarked on a ski adventure in Aspen, Colo., after they and their parents got hooked on ski racing. It all began at Perfect North Slopes in Lawrenceburg, Ind.
Former Louisville men’s basketball coach Rick Pitino urged the university Wednesday to fight the “unjust” NCAA ruling that vacated the Cardinals’ 2013 national title. “The NCAA cannot rewrite history by taking a banner down.”
Wednesday, the Kentucky cheerleading squad posted a short clip of one of its routines on its Twitter and Facebook pages, this one performed at the speed skating venue in Pyeongchang. They also did an outdoor performance in Gangneung on Tuesday.
The Kentucky High School Athletic Association on Wednesday finalized the dates for the boys’ and girls’ state basketball tournaments from 2019-2022 and awarded the site for the girls’ state tournament in 2021 and 2022.
Eight players from the University of Kentucky basketball team’s 2016-17 season are playing their first professional seasons. Here is an update on how De’Aaron Fox, Malik Monk, Bam Adebayo, Dominique Hawkins, Derek Willis, Mychal Mulder, Isaiah Briscoe and Isaac Humphries are faring.
The NCAA turned down Louisville’s appeal of penalties leveled against the school last year as a result of the “strippers/escorts for recruits” scandal and ordered U of L to vacate its 2013 NCAA championship. For Louisville and its former coach, Rick Pitino, it is horrid history to make.
In times of trouble, coaches usually preach defense. As in more of it. But Kentucky Coach John Calipari flipped the script. He cited an emphasis on offense as a factor in UK’s about face in victories over Alabama on Saturday and at Arkansas on Tuesday.