UK basketball

Kentucky A 4 Seed In The East, Will Open Tournament Against Stony Brook

Mar 13, 2016
UK Athletics

Despite their victory over Texas A & M in the SEC Tournament the Kentucky Wildcats only earned a 4 seed in the East region and will play Stony Brook in their NCAA opening round game.

UK Athletics

Tyler Ulis scored a career-high 30 points, including Kentucky's final point on a free throw with 8.7 seconds left to help the Wildcats to an 82-77 victory over Texas A & M in the Southeastern Conference Tourney Final.

Ulis, Murray Pick Up Top Honors In SEC

Mar 8, 2016
UK Athletics

Accolades continue to pour in for Kentucky Sophomore guard Tyler Ulis.  In addition to being named a USA Today All American, the coaches in the Southeastern Conference on Tuesday selected the Chicago native, player and defensive player of the year. 

No. 2 Kentucky Shuts Down No. 5 Duke For 74-63 Victory

Nov 18, 2015
UK Athletics

Tyler Ulis had 18 points and six assists, and No. 2 Kentucky used its speed and athleticism to hold off No. 5 Duke for a 74-63 victory in the Champions Classic on Tuesday night.

Six Former Wildcats Hear Their Names Called In NBA Draft

Jun 26, 2015
UK Athletics

It was another good night for the UK Men's Basketball program.  Six of seven eligible players heard their name called last night during the NBA draft.  Karl Anthony Towns was the overall number one pick.  He went to the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Seven Wildcats Leaving For NBA Draft

Apr 9, 2015

Kentucky has a lot of spots to fill now that a record seven players have announced they will enter the NBA draft.

Associated Press

UK Men’s Basketball fans know their team’s shot at the national championship game hangs in the balance Saturday, but for Gov. Steve Beshear a win will also mean another gift basket from a fellow governor.

Saving Stories: UK And National Championships

Mar 26, 2015
UK Athletics

A highly talented basketball team, top ranked all season long, heavily favored to win a national title...sound familiar?  It should.  In this special edition of Saving Stories we recall Kentucky's triumphant march to the title in 1978.  Who better to talk about that historic run than Mr. Wildcat?  Bill Keightley served as the team's equipment manager until his death in 2008.

Top-Ranked Kentucky Holds Off Louisville 58-50

Dec 27, 2014

Tyler Ulis shook off a bloody cut by his right eye to score 12 key second-half points and lead top-ranked Kentucky to a hard-fought 58-50 victory over No. 4 Louisville on Saturday.

Kentucky, UCLA Announce Home And Home Series

Dec 8, 2014

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.

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