ESPN analyst Fran Fraschilla says college coaches should follow the example set by the NBA in scrutinizing players. College coaches are too dependent on recruiting lists, he said. UK Coach John Calipari responds.
Kentucky baseball lost its third consecutive game on Saturday at Vanderbilt to end the regular season. The Cats will look to rebound in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference Tournament against Auburn on Tuesday.
Kentucky forward PJ Washington participated in the NBA Draft combine this past week in Chicago. Washington has entered the draft pool, but has not signed with an agent, meaning he could return to school. One analyst believes Washington helped his stock.
Kentucky Coach John Calipari all but shrugged when asked how he felt about a recent Supreme Court ruling allowing states to institute legal gambling on sporting events. Gambling, legal or illegal, will happen regardless, he said.
Three-star defensive end Shawnkel Knight-Goff committed to Kentucky on Friday afternoon, giving the Wildcats their second in-state football commitment in as many weeks. Vince Marrow has been the lead recruiter for Knight-Goff.
Hamidou Diallo is participating in the NBA Combine for a second straight year. Unlike last year, when he was a mystery to NBA scouts, Diallo has found it's a more enjoyable experience being a known commodity.
The 143rd running of the Preakness Stakes is Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Pimlico Race Course. Kentucky Derby winner Justify is the 1-2 Morning Line favorite. Derby runner-up Good Magic is second choice at 3-1. Here are the updated odds.
The University of Kentucky softball team is hosting the Lexington Regional of the NCAA Tournament this weekend. The Wildcats' opening-round game against Illinois-Chicago was postponed until Saturday because of rain.