UK basketball

Kentucky will face UCLA next season in a home-and-home series that will bring the Bruins to Rupp Arena for the first time in 2016.

Practice Tickets Sold At 'Maddening' Pace

Sep 20, 2014

Thousands of die-hard UK Basketball fans are already looking forward to a new season which gets under way at Big Blue Madness.

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Camping season has officially opened at the University of Kentucky.

UK Alumni Game Canceled

Aug 13, 2014

The 2014 UK Alumni Charity Game, originally scheduled for Aug. 24, has officially been canceled.

UK Athletics

Guiding the Wildcats to the NCAA Championship Game has paid off big time for Coach John Calipari.

Kentucky has announced that it will celebrate the Wildcats' successful season on Tuesday at Rupp Arena.

Frustrated with his talented young team, Kentucky coach John Calipari turned to a couple of rarely used veterans for a lift.


LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Following a news briefing on football crowd control Friday WUKY asked UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart for his opinion on whether the school should continue to publicly honor former basketball Wildcat Richie Farmer.  His jersey currently hangs in the rafters of Rupp Arena as part of the 1992 Unforgettables Team.

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Former University of Kentucky basketball player Michael Porter has been sentenced to two years in prison after he pleaded guilty to sex crimes involving an underage girl.

Lexington media report Judge Ernesto Scorsone handed down the sentence Thursday despite a request from Porter's attorney for probation.

Porter apologized for his actions and his attorney, Jim Lowry, called him a "quality individual" who wasn't likely to reoffend.

Noel, Goodwin UK's Latest NBA First Rounders

Jun 28, 2013

BROOKLYN, NY -- Two former Kentucky Wildcats are waking up this morning as NBA first round draft picks.  Forward Nerlens Noel had to wait a little longer than expected, but New Orleans made him the sixth overall pick, then later dealt him to Philadelphia.

"It's been whirwind but I'm definitely staying positive," Noel told NBA Network reporter Craig Sager.  "I'm very blessed and fortunate to be in this position...I'm definitely looking for ward to getting to Philadelphia and just playing ball," Noel said.