Despite having another nearly-new roster, Kentucky basketball is being hyped as a national championship favorite. Despite having 17 starters returning, Kentucky football is an afterthought when it comes to most national media.
The NCAA announced Wednesday it has adopted several changes to college basketball recommended by a commission headed by Condoleezza Rice. Ex-Louisville coach Rick Pitino won’t go away. Cincinnati Reds should do a manager search.
Kentucky football’s top two quarterback candidates have never played in a Division I college football game. To prepare, offensive coordinator Eddie Gran and quarterbacks coach Darin Hinshaw teach them how to react to failure.
Kentucky football held its annual Fan Day and open practice on Saturday at the Joe Craft Football Training Facility. An older, more experienced team, the Wildcats were business-like in their work for head coach Mark Stoops.
Kentucky football enters fall camp looking to choose a starting quarterback after the graduation of Stephen Johnson. Sophomores Gunnar Hoak and Terry Wilson have never taken a snap in a Division I college football game.
ESPN’s first College Football Power Index has Kentucky ranked 13th among the 14 teams in the SEC. Urban Meyer in trouble at Ohio State? Good Magic new favorite for Breeders’ Cup Classic. Benny Snell leads way in breaking tackles.
Kentucky football starts practice for the 2018 season this week. The Wildcats face several questions going into Mark Stoops’ sixth year as head coach. Who is the quarterback? Can UK finally beat Florida? Will Benny Snell excel again?
Justify’s ownership group announced Wednesday that the Triple Crown champion is being retired from racing. Justify won six of six races in 112 days to become the 13th thoroughbred to win the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes.
Even after back-to-back losing seasons, Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis was given a new two-year contract by owner Mike Brown. Lewis starts his 16th season when the NFL team opens training camp for the 2018 season.
The PGA’s Barbasol Championship was held in Kentucky for the first time. Weekend rains extended the event, won by Troy Merritt. Despite the weather, players gave the course and the event positive reviews.
Brittany Lincicome became just the sixth female golfer to play in a PGA Tour event when she participated in the Barbasol Championship in Nicholasville, Ky. The LPGA star missed the cut, but shot a one-under par 71 on Saturday.
Alabama Coach Nick Saban has won six college football national titles, including two in the past three seasons. The SEC’s 13 other schools are copying and chasing Saban, but can anyone challenge the Crimson Tide?
Despite back-to-back bowl berths and successive winning seasons, Kentucky football is again being picked near the bottom of the SEC East. There are reasons for that, however, including an inability to get over the .500 mark in league play.
The Barbasol Championship begins Thursday, July 19, 2018, at the Champions at Keene Trace course in Jessamine County. The PGA event offers qualifying points for the FedExCup playoffs. Local organizers are hoping to grow the tournament and its impact.
Triple Crown winner Justify has been taken out of training because of a possible ankle injury. The 3-year-old is a perfect 6-for-6 in his career. He has never raced against older horses, however, which complicates his legacy.
Kentucky football season ticket sales are down 10 percent from last year. That fits a growing trend with regards to college football. Average attendance figures dropped again in 2017, even in the football-crazy SEC.
The Golden State Warriors have the NBA debating the effects of a so-called "superteam." Kentucky basketball has worn the "superteam" label in the past. Kentucky football is always competing against an SEC "superteam."
With the football season a couple of months away, news came this week that a college football quarterback who committed suicide was suffering from CTE and had the brain of a "65-year-old." What can be done to make the game safer?
Cincinnati Reds interim manager Jim Riggleman has done a terrific job with a team that started 3-18. The Reds have won nine of their last 10 games and 12 of their last 15. They are now 31-31 under the veteran Riggleman.