Kentucky Wildcats Basketball

University Press of Kentucky

Doug Brunk, who spent a good chunk of his childhood growing up in Wilmore, Kentucky, talks about his book Wildcat Memories - Inside Stories from Kentucky Basketball Greats, with WUKY's Alan Lytle.  The book is from University Press of Kentucky.

Greg Echlin

Kentucky Junior forward Willie Cauley-Stein may be the best-known Kansas native to be a part of the Wildcats basketball program since former coach Adolph Rupp.  Cauley-Stein was named a consensus All-American this week and he’s poised to lead the undefeated Cats to a 9th national championship.   Greg Echlin reports on the big man’s humble beginnings.

Cats Survive And Advance To Final Four

Mar 28, 2015
UK Athletics

Pushed to the brink, Kentucky's still perfect and still playing.  Andrew Harrison made two free throws with six seconds remaining, and the top-seeded Wildcats kept their unbeaten season and national title hopes intact with a 68-66 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night in the Midwest Regional final.


A local brewing company is getting in on the Kentucky Wildcats’ pursuit of perfection.  Alltech has produced a limited supply of Kentucky Ale Blue and White “Platoon Packs.” 

MVP Cauley Stein Keeps Cats Perfect Going Into Big Dance

Mar 15, 2015
UK Athletics

Willie Cauley-Stein scored 15 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and top-ranked Kentucky never trailed in beating No. 21 Arkansas 78-63 on Sunday in the Southeastern Conference Tournament championship game.

Cauley-Stein Shines In Kentucky's 63-51 Win Over Texas

Dec 5, 2014

Willie Cauley-Stein scored a season-high 21 points and made several defensive plays to key Kentucky's 18-2 run to open the second half, helping the top-ranked Wildcats pull out a 63-51 win over No. 6 Texas on Friday night in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.

Twin Magic Returning To UK

Apr 25, 2014
UK Athletics

UK Athletics has officially confirmed the return of Aaron and Andrew Harrison to the Kentucky Wildcats for the 2014-15 basketball season.

Dakari Johnson Returning To UK For Sophomore Season

Apr 23, 2014
UK Athletics

Freshman center Dakari Johnson will return to the Kentucky men’s basketball program for the 2014-15 season, he announced Wednesday.

James Young Leaving UK Early For NBA Draft

Apr 17, 2014
UK Athletics

University of Kentucky freshman James Young will forego his sophomore season and enter his name in this year's NBA Draft.