February 20, 2013 - 3:49pm
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 19, 2013 - 10:00am
The 2013 Naismith Hall of Fame finalists have been announced, and the all too familiar local name of Pitino is among the ranks that could be officially inducted.
Is Rick Pitino hall of fame worthy? The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame says he just might be.This comes after the news that Pitino is among the finalists for induction into the hall for 2013, his friendly competition for the award consists of basketball icons Maurice Cheeks, Tim Hardaway...
February 13, 2013 - 3:17pm
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...
February 12, 2013 - 11:07am
Scratch Relaxin
In what is clearly the Cats’ biggest game of the year to this point, UK travels to #7 Florida with a chance to grab 1st place in the SEC East.
This has been a season of firsts for the University of Kentucky basketball team under John Calipari. UK has lost two home games, the first two of Calipari’s tenure, and lost to archrival Louisville for the first time since Coach Cal came to Lexington. Even the wins have drawn Calipari’s...
February 6, 2013 - 2:51pm
Scratch Relaxin
UK took care of business Tuesday night in Rupp Arena, leading by 21 at halftime and never by less than 15 the rest of the way.
South Carolina had a good six minutes.Kentucky continued its hot play of late to pummel South Carolina 77-55 Tuesday night in Lexington. UK dominated the entire way; save for a six minute stretch early in the 1st half that saw South Carolina go on a 16-6 run that turned an 11-2 deficit into an 18-...