March 8, 2013 - 1:34pm
UK came up short in a game they desperately needed to avoid damaging their waning tournament hopes, falling 72-62 to the Goergia Bulldogs Thursday night in Athens.
This was a game they needed to win.To be clear, they can still make it in to the NCAA tournament and have a big opportunity to help themselves Saturday when the Florida Gators come to town. In fact, some bracketologists still have the Cats in after losing to Georgia. These are the games that really...
March 8, 2013 - 9:11am
Derby Festival Basketball Classic features future Cards, Hoosiers and a Cat
Here's your chance to peer into the future of your favorite basketball program.
The 2013 Kentucky Derby Festival Basketball Classic has released the roster of high school basketball stars that will travel to Louisville to play in the 40th incarnation of the game. The Classic tips off on Friday, April 19th at Freedom Hall at the Kentucky Expo Center and is sponsored by Papa...
February 28, 2013 - 11:19am
Rupp Arena
UK showed no signs of a letdown coming off their huge win Saturday, jumping on Miss. St. early and cruising to an easy victory Wednesday night.
UK had every reason to mail in this game. Matching the energy and effort from an overtime win in front of a raucous crowd and a national audience isn’t easy. Neither is staying focused on your opponent when they’re the worst in your conference and have the lowest RPI of any school in a...
February 20, 2013 - 4:49pm
Red State Blue State Series cancels again
Bluegrass hoops fans have to wait a little longer to peer into the future.
The Kentucky Exposition Center announced that the Red State Blue State Series game scheduled for March 3 at Freedom Hall has been canceled. The game was to feature Monteverde Academy and Huntington Prep. If you hold tickets, go back to your point of purchase for a refund.This marks another blow for...
February 13, 2013 - 4:17pm
Nerlens
Florida gave itself some breathing room in the SEC East race by cruising past UK for the team’s first win in their last six tries against the Wildcats.
To say this was a bad night for the Cats would be an epic understatement. Not only did UK fail to collect its first win against a team ranked in the top 40 of the RPI, they may have lost star forward Nerlens Noel to a serious knee injury that left him screaming in pain on the O’Connell Center...