UK Women’s Basketball coach Matthew Mitchell reportedly recovering from brain surgery

LEXINGTON, KY (WTVQ) - Kentucky Women’s Basketball head coach Matthew Mitchell is recovering from brain surgery. Coach Mitchell’s wife Jenna posted to Facebook that...

Zeke Lewis will return to UK for 2021 season

Kentucky senior Zeke Lewis will return next season, taking advantage of the NCAA’s ruling on eligibility relief for spring sports student-athletes whose season was cut short due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Max Duffy named First-Team Preseason All-American by Sporting News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) –  University of Kentucky senior punter Max Duffy can add another preseason accolade to his resume as Sporting News lists him...
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Former UAB, Ole Miss, WKU cheer coach to lead UK

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ/UK Public Affairs) – Ryan Martin O’Connor, who built the UAB and Ole Miss cheerleading programs into national contenders in recent years,...

Initial screening process will begin for Kentucky Men’s basketball team on June 28

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – UK Athletics’ phased approach to its return to activity continues. The initial screening process has been completed for the...

Xavier Peters transferring from Kentucky

LEXINGTON, KY (WTVQ) - First reported by @JUCOFootballACE on Twitter then confirmed by ABC 36 Sports, Kentucky linebacker Xavier Peters is transferring from Kentucky....

UK Athletics proposes $148.5 million budget

Full board to consider proposal Friday.

NCAA approves plan for basketball summer activities to begin July 20

(NCAA) - The Division I Council approved a plan for summer athletics activities for men’s and women’s basketball. The Council met virtually Wednesday. The Division...
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Beshear: Will have college football, not sure about crowds

States will agree on handling large crowd events

Kentucky season opener vs. Eastern Michigan moved to Sept. 3

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – Kentucky football will return a bit earlier than expected this fall, breaking out of the starting gate first on...

Tim Couch named to 2021 College Football Hall of Fame ballot

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) –   Former Kentucky quarterback Tim Couch has been named to the 2021 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall...
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Former Lexington Catholic, Kentucky pitcher Carson Coleman talks signing with Yankees

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - Sunday was the first day Major League Baseball teams could begin to sign undrafted free agents. And it didn’t take...
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Former Lexington Catholic and UK pitcher signs with Yankees

University of Kentucky relief pitcher Carson Coleman signs with the New York Yankees. 

Max Duffy named First-Team Preseason All-American by Walter Camp

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – University of Kentucky senior punter Max Duffy has been named a first-team preseason All-American by the Walter Camp Football...
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Kentucky football team returns to campus for summer workouts amid pandemic

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - The Cats are back! It will be awhile before they throw the pads on, but for the first time since...
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Erik Daniels and Ravi Moss organize BLM march this weekend

LEXINGTON, KY (WTVQ)- Former Kentucky Wildcats Erik Daniels and Ravi Moss are putting together a march this weekend to raise awareness for the Black...

REPORT: US Marshals, DEA seize guns from Lynn Bowden’s childhood home

Update 1:44 PM: Lynn Bowden’s agent tweeted a statement on what exactly happened this morning. No one was arrested or charged with any crimes. https://twitter.com/element_sports/status/1270764716571443206?s=21 Update...
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Kentucky football’s Josh Paschal and team united in common fight

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - Get off the sideline and in the game.  That was the message from Mark Stoops as he and his players...

Former Wildcat, Minneapolis native Reid Travis talks racial injustice on “Coffee with Cal”

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - The tragedy of George Floyd and the protesting and unrest that has followed in Minneapolis, has affected many around the...

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