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Wildcats’ fourth straight shutout clinches berth in SEC women’s soccer tournament

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  Kentucky’s women’s soccer team used a goal in each half to move into third place on the 2014 Southeastern Conference table with a 2-0 win over the LSU Tigers on Friday night at the LSU Soccer Stadium, clinching its …

Billy Reed: Month filled with critical football games could muscle hoops out of spotlight

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Beginning on Saturday, Louisville and Kentucky will embark upon what I believe to be the most important, interesting and significant 35-day period in the history of major-college football in the commonwealth. Heck, it might even be exciting enough to detract …

Northington to be featured in CBS Sports documentary about integrating the SEC

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CBS Sports Network will present “Forward Progress: The Integration of SEC Football,” a one-hour documentary about Nate Northington, the first African American football player in the Southeastern Conference, and the impact his arrival had on the University of Kentucky, the …

High Wire Kitten, Kitty Win both come from off the pace to collect victories at Keeneland

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High Wire Kitten and Kitty Wine used off-the-pace tactics to win separate $60,000 one-mile grass allowance tests for fillies and mares before a Thursday afternoon crowd of 9,715.   In the eighth race, Ken and Sarah Ramsey’s homebred High Wire …

Ashley Scoby: No. 1 Mississippi State not exactly UK’s ideal homecoming opponent

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  When the University of Kentucky scheduled its homecoming festivities for the week of the Mississippi State game, it probably didn’t expect the Bulldogs to be the No. 1 ranked team in America.   That is the case, though, and …

Western Kentucky’s matchup with Monarchs features two of nation’s best passing attacks

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  Western Kentucky’s aerial attack will be on display at Smith Stadium Saturday as the Hilltoppers host C-USA foe Old Dominion at 3 p.m. – a game designated as a “Blackout” as the Tops will don their black uniforms while …

Cyber Secret edges Paris Vegas in Dell Ridge Purse, boosts career earnings to $652,993

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  Charles Cella’s Cyber Secret held off Paris Vegas by a nose to win the $64,000 Dell Ridge Purse for 3-year-olds and up before a Wednesday afternoon crowd of 8,754.   Trained by Lynn Whiting and ridden by Miguel Mena, …

Kentucky men’s soccer team back in national rankings for the first time in three seasons

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The Kentucky men’s soccer team checked into the national top 25 for the first time in three seasons this week, after extending its winning-streak to four games with two more victories.   The Wildcats are ranked as high as No. …

U of L women voted third in ACC hoops
poll, Hammond named All-Conference

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  The University of Louisville women’s basketball team, which returns two starters and boasts a top-10 incoming class, is picked to finish third in the Atlantic Coast Conference in separate polls of the league’s Blue Ribbon Panel and its 15 …

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) …