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Ashley Scoby: Musings from an airplane seat result in more scrimmaging for Calipari’s Cats

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  For as much as Kentucky head coach John Calipari talks about helping his players escape the “clutter,” he certainly has enough of it in his own life. Phone calls, people knocking on his door, someone always asking for something: …

High-scoring offenses highlight Eastern Kentucky-Southeast Missouri matchup

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  Eastern Kentucky will try to rebound from its first loss of the season Saturday when it entertains Southeast Missouri for Homecoming. Kick-off is set for 3 p.m. at Roy Kidd Stadium.   The Colonels, ranked 18th in the latest …

Cal’s Wildcats unanimous selection to win SEC basketball race, Harrison is top player

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  The University of Kentucky men’s basketball team was tabbed by the media to win its 46th Southeastern Conference championship this season as announced by the league office on Wednesday and sophomore guard Aaron Harrison was selected by the media …

With top-ranked Mississippi State on the horizon, Cats working to forget LSU loss

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  As much as he may have wanted to, Kentucky offensive coordinator Neal Brown couldn’t just throw away the tape from Saturday’s blowout loss at LSU.   Even though it’s a painful reminder, there’s too much to be gained from …

Louisville freshman defender Kubel selected Atlantic Coast Conference Player of Week

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  Louisville freshman defender Tim Kubel earned a pair of honors this week when he was named as the Atlantic Coast Conference Men’s Soccer Player of the Week as well as the TopDrawerSoccer.com National Player of the Week.   Kubel …

Lindsey Wilson drops a spot in women’s soccer ranking, Blue Raider men up to No. 8

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  The Lindsey Wilson women’s soccer team is ranked No. 7 in the latest NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 poll while the Blue Raider men rose one spot to eighth.   In the women’s poll, the Blue Raiders (8-3-2, 5-0-0 MSC) …

Ashley Scoby: Mitchell wants to attack, attack, attack all the way to a Final Four appearance

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  It’s back to the basics for Kentucky women’s basketball – if the “basics” include 20 suicides in 20 minutes, a standard of being the “fastest, most disruptive” team in America and relating to the VCU men’s team.   They …

SEC Network will provide live broadcasts
of Blue-White Scrimmage, both exhibitions

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  Kentucky’s annual Blue-White Scrimmage set for Oct. 27 in Rupp Arena will air live on the SEC Network, it was announced Tuesday.   The scrimmage will also be available on WatchESPN and SECNetwork.com. Dave Baker and Jeff Piecoro will …

Defending OVC champ Eastern picked third in coaches poll, Eagles the second choice

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Defending Ohio Valley Conference Tournament champion Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team was picked to finish third this season in the East Division, the league announced from its annual media day event, and the Colonels’ Corey Walden was selected to …

Sports Notes: Performance at LSU turns feel-good Kentucky season into big question mark

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  What a difference a week makes in the life of a rebuilding college football program.   Just seven days ago, Kentucky Wildcat fans were talking about pulling an upset of unranked but still talented LSU at Tiger Stadium, a …

Lindsey Wilson moves up three spots in latest NAIA football poll; Georgetown rated No. 6

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  Lindsey Wilson moved up three spots to No. 14 in the latest NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 football poll, the national office announced.   The Blue Raiders received 156 total voting points from the panel of national raters. For the …

UK Notes: Swift named SEC Offensive Player of Week; SEC Network adds Delk to lineup

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Kentucky women’s soccer forward Zoe Swift was named the Southeastern Conference’s Offensive Player of the Week on Monday after after she scored two game-winning goals over the weekend to propel Kentucky to a 2-0-0 record.   Swift collected six crucial …

Despite recent record of success, Eastern’s Neubauer isn’t afraid to make a few changes

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Five new players will suit up for the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team in 2014-15, and head coach Jeff Neubauer will be looking for three new starters, but that’s not all that will be changing for the Colonels.   …

Season-high crowd, national TV audience watches Kentucky knock off No. 5 Florida

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  Kentucky’s women’s soccer team picked up its biggest win of the season on Sunday afternoon, as the Wildcats shut out the No. 5/4 Florida Gators 2-0 in front of a season-high 1,172 fans at the Wendell & Vickie Bell …

White Rose escapes five-horse scrum, wins $125,000 Rood & Riddle Dowager by a nose

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  Jake Ballis and Rashard Lewis’ White Rose emerged from a five-horse scramble in the final 50 yards to win the 23rd running of the $125,000 Rood & Riddle Dowager for fillies and mares by a nose over Caroline Thomas …