UK Basketball – Richards Leads Kentucky to 86-67 Win over Fort Wayne

Richards slams it home versus Fort Wayne – Photo by Brendon Miller

By Ricky Blair

Lexington, KY – In a pre-Thanksgiving night game, I’m not sure you should expect much.  The students were gone for the long weekend.  The band and dance team decided to take the night off and then there was the game.  A strange one indeed.  The first half of the Kentucky-Fort Wayne game in particular was truly strange.  You had Fort Wayne forward Xzavier Taylor faking a flop when he ran into Coach John Calipari on the sideline.  Yes, you read that correctly, he faked being fouled by Calipari while out-of-bounds.  Although that one didn’t count, it was one of the many flops the Fort Wayne players used to draw fouls on this young Kentucky team. Continue reading UK Basketball – Richards Leads Kentucky to 86-67 Win over Fort Wayne

Alice Lloyd Eagles Remain Perfect with Weekend Sweep in Zweifel/Pritchard Classic

Jake Allen – Photo by ALC

Wilmore, KY:  The Alice Lloyd Eagles journeyed to Wilmore, on Friday and Saturday to participate in the Zweifel/Pritchard Classic hosted by Asbury University. The Eagles earned two wins for their efforts over the Kentucky Christian University Knights and the Miami-Middletown College Thunder Hawks. Below are recaps of each contest. Continue reading Alice Lloyd Eagles Remain Perfect with Weekend Sweep in Zweifel/Pritchard Classic

UK Volleyball – Five Wildcats Named All-SEC, Three Win Individual Honors

Dusek wins Libero of the Year, Lilley Freshman of the Year, Skinner Coach of the Year

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Five Kentucky volleyball players earned All-Southeastern Conference honors on Wednesday, headlined by Madison Lilley winning Freshman of the Year and senior Ashley Dusek garnering her third-consecutive SEC Libero of the Year award. Lilley and Dusek join seniors Kaz Brown and Emily Franklin and sophomore Leah Edmond on the All-SEC team. Freshman Avery Skinner appears on the All-Freshman team alongside Lilley. Head coach Craig Skinner was named Co-Coach of the Year. Continue reading UK Volleyball – Five Wildcats Named All-SEC, Three Win Individual Honors

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