UK Women's Basketball

Linnae Harper scored 18 points and Kastine Evans added 14 to lead No. 5 Kentucky to a 96-85 victory over DePaul on Thursday night.

Injury Bug Hits UK Hoops Again

Dec 11, 2013
UK Athletics

UK women’s basketball senior forward DeNesha Stallworth will miss three-to-four weeks after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery on her left knee.


Friday night's Top 25 showdown between UK Hoops and Baylor was not only one for the record books, but perhaps for the ages.

UK Hoops Loses Another Player To Injury

Nov 19, 2013
UK Athletics

UK Hoops Coach Matthew Mitchell's bench got a little thinner on Sunday.  Senior Samantha Drake is out for the rest of the season with a torn ACL.

Reserve Bernisha Pinkett scored 19 points, leading No. 7 Kentucky to a 103-38 rout of Georgia Southern on Wednesday.

Talented Freshman To Miss 2013-14 Hoops Season

Oct 30, 2013
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UK Hoops freshman forward Kyvin Goodin-Rogers will miss the 2013-14 season after being diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism on Monday.

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - Matthew Mitchell is trying to build Kentucky into a women's basketball power. Getting to the Final Four for the first time will be a huge step in reaching that goal.

Kentucky Women Top Texas A&M For Record-Setting Win

Jan 10, 2013

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- A'dia Mathies scored 23 points and No. 6 Kentucky overcame a sluggish first half to rally past No. 20 Texas A&M 65-62 for a record setting win on Thursday night.

Jennifer O'Neill added 15 points as the Wildcats (15-1, 3-0 SEC) extended school-record winning streaks of 14 games overall and 31 in a row at home.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Janee Thompson scored all 13 of her points in the second half, including a 3-pointer with 8.4 seconds left, to lift No. 9 Kentucky to a 48-47 comeback victory over No. 6 Louisville Sunday night.

The freshman guard finished with 13 points and scored the final six for the Wildcats (6-1), who trailed by 14 points in the second half before rallying down the stretch behind tough defense that held Louisville without a field goal for the final 4:54.

WACO, Texas  -- Sixth-ranked Kentucky was never able to press the issue against defending national champion Baylor.

Brittney Griner and the No. 1 Lady Bears are just that good, and easily passed what was supposed to be their first real challenge with an overwhelming 85-51 victory Tuesday night.