Kentucky basketball announced Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, that sophomore guard Quade Green has decided to transfer to another school. Green’s exit takes away an experienced option off the bench for head coach John Calipari.
Kentucky basketball went 4-0 on an August exhibition trip to the Bahamas. Since then, however, UK has experienced a disappointing start to the regular season. Did the preseason success make this young team overconfident?
Kentucky basketball lost 84-83 in overtime to Seton Hall on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018. A 10-minute span without a field goal in the first half contributed to the Wildcats first loss since Nov. 6. UK is now 7-2 on season.
Western Hills football standout Wandale Robinson announced Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018 he is de-committing from Kentucky and will sign with Nebraska on Dec. 19, 2018. New Louisville football coach Scott Satterfield a welcome change.
Louisville hired Scott Satterfield as its new football coach on Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018. Satterfield went 51-24 as the head coach at Appalachian State the past six seasons. Satterfield replaces the fired Bobby Petrino.
The Kentucky Wildcats will play the Penn State Nittany Lions in the Citrus Bowl on Jan. 1, 2019, in Orlando, Fla. It’s just the fourth New Year’s Day bowl game for Kentucky, and its first appearance since the 1999 Outback Bowl.
Kentucky basketball defeated UNC Greensboro 78-61 on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Rupp Arena. With just four games left in December, UK Coach John Calipari says he will get the practice time he needs with his young team.
Kentucky football’s Mark Stoops should be the top candidate for SEC Coach of the Year honors. Other contenders are likely to be Georgia’s Kirby Smart, Alabama’s Nick Saban, Florida’s Dan Mullen and LSU’s Ed Orgeron.
Kentucky basketball plays host to the Monmouth Hawks on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, at Rupp Arena. Monmouth has yet to win a game this season. UK’s strength of schedule ranks near the bottom of all NCAA Division I schools.
Kentucky football quarterback Terry Wilson threw for 261 yards and three touchdowns and rushed for 79 and another score in UK’s 56-10 win at Louisville on Saturday. Wilson was named the Governor’s Cup Most Valuable Player.
Kentucky football visits Louisville for their annual rivalry game Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018, at Cardinal Stadium. UK is 8-3. U of L is 2-9 and playing for an interim coach. The Wildcats lost 44-17 to the Cardinals last season.
Kentucky basketball defeated Winthrop 87-74 on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018, at Rupp Arena. PJ Washington scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds. Coach John Calipari was not happy with his team’s defense or turnovers, however.
James Wiseman, college basketball’s top recruit in class of 2019, chose Penny Hardaway and Memphis over John Calipari and Kentucky on Tuesday. UK lost out to Duke for three top recruits in 2018, ending a dominating stretch for Calipari.
The Louisville Cardinals play host to the Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2018 at Cardinal Stadium. Louisville is 2-9 on the season. Kentucky is 8-3. Strange things can happen in college football rivalry games, however.
As a junior, Kentucky football running back Benny Snell could enter the NFL Draft for 2019. In what might have been his final home game at Kroger Field on Saturday, Snell rushed for 116 yards in UK’s 34-23 win over Middle Tennessee.
Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis is taking over his team’s defense after firing coordinator Teryl Austin. Louisville closes basketball locker room. Nick Saban wants nine-game SEC schedule. Random notes.
Kentucky football is coming off a 24-7 loss at Tennessee on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018. Despite being 113th nationally in total offense, head coach Mark Stoops says there are no plans to change the offensive scheme.
Louisville fired head football coach Bobby Petrino on Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018. The Cardinals are 2-8 overall and 0-7 in the ACC this season. Petrino was 36-26 in his second stint as U of L coach. He was 41-9 in his first tenure.
Kentucky football lost to Tennessee 24-7 on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Neyland Stadium. It was the Wildcats 17th straight loss to the Volunteers in Knoxville. UK Coach Mark Stoops said he accepted responsibility for the loss.