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Six Kentucky football players test positive for coronavirus antibodies after return to practice

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today The Kentucky men’s basketball team will begin a COVID-19 screening process on Sunday before returning to activities prior to the July 4 holiday. The only staff personnel who will be present at the workouts will be the school’s athletic development and performance coaches “for the safety of student-athletes, including strength and conditioning staff, athletic trainers...

Wildcats dominate top-ranked Volunteers from start to finish with 86-69 win at home Saturday night

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today In the closing minutes of Kentucky’s 86-69 win over top-ranked Tennessee Saturday night, John Calipari made it known he wasn’t fond of the student section’s chant referring to the Volunteers as overrated. “I know how good Tennessee is,” Calipari said. “And that’s what I told our fans, enough of they’re overrated. They’re not overrated. (They’re) probably...

Stoops: No. 20 Florida remains one of the elite teams in the Southeastern Confernence

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Mark Stoops doesn’t want to hear any talk on whether or not No. 20 Florida remains one of the elite teams in the Southeastern Conference. “You’re crazy,” Stoops replied when asked by a reporter if the Gators were as scary as they have been in the past. “I’ve watched them play and they are the same Florida team. They are a very, very good football team. Don’t...

No. 20 Wildcats back at Memorial Coliseum for volleyball showdown with Texas A&M

Following consecutive sweeps on the road, the 20th-ranked Kentucky Wildcats return to the friendly confines of Memorial Coliseum for a Friday night showdown with the Aggies of Texas A&M, beginning at 7 p.m. The matchup features the two top teams in the Southeastern Conference, with UK leading the league at 8-1 and Texas A&M on the Wildcats’ heels at 6-2 in SEC matches. Friday’s contest...

New items added to Legends Winter Bash auction, including UK Sports fan package

The Lexington Legends have added a few more “guests” for their third annual Winter Bash Jan. 19.   The Winter Bash, which will serve as a fundraiser for the Kentucky and Southern Indiana chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, offers an evening of fun, food and drinks in the Kentucky Ale Taproom at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. A silent auction will include items contributed by the Legends’...