February 21, 2013 - 11:34am
After a week that saw UK lose two games by a combined 47 points; and perhaps the best player in college basketball this year to a torn ACL, the Cats rebounded by holding on to defeat the Commodores 74-70 Wednesday night at Rupp Arena.
Just like we thought at the beginning of the season, right? UK gets a big night from a freshman center, including two key blocks late in the game, to beat a conference opponent and strengthen their tournament resume.Raise your hand if you had this thought at some point prior to last week about...
January 11, 2013 - 10:44am
Less than two weeks after nearly coming back from a 17 point second half deficit against Louisville, UK was almost on the losing end of a similar comeback against Vanderbilt Thursday night.
Last year UK had some of their toughest games, including a loss in the SEC tournament championship game, against Vanderbilt. Last night was more of the same. The difference is that Vanderbilt lost three players to the NBA and own several conspicuous losses this year, including a loss to Marist by...
December 2, 2011 - 10:00am
Two top-20 teams square off at 9 p.m. tonight at the KFC Yum! Center.
SCOUTING VANDERBILT: No. 20 Vanderbilt enters off an 82-70 overtime loss at home against No. 11 Xavier. The Commodores were a preseason top 10 pick but have labored without Festus Ezeli. The 6-11 senior center from Nigeria averaged 13 points and six rebounds a game last year but has yet to play...
June 21, 2011 - 10:00am
Will Wolford has been a legend everywhere he's gone, but for him it all goes back to his hometown, and that's why he's today's Sports legend of the Ville.
Hey, remember the Ville’s Arena Football team, the Louisville Fire? Well, our sports legend of the Ville today was the majority owner/operator of the Fire, as well as a pro-bowl NFL offensive lineman, I’m speaking of Will Wolford.
June 7, 2011 - 10:07am
The MLB's draft kicked off last night and several local talents will be heading to the majors.
A day into Major League Baseball’s draft warranted a professional nod from several local talents. Including two pitchers from Vanderbilt, Sonny Gray who’s going to the Oakland A’s (currently fourth in the AL west) and Grayson Garvin who will be making his way to the Tampa...