Mitch Barnhart prefers to operate behind the scenes, leaving the headlines and attention for the student-athletes and coaches who have helped bring to life his vision of establishing Kentucky among the best athletics departments in the country.
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Widely considered one of the league’s best on-ball defenders, former Kentucky men’s basketball player Eric Bledsoe was officially anointed one of the league’s top defenders when he was named to the NBA All-Defensive First Team on Wednesday.
At 1:00 AM Eastern time Wednesday morning, University of Kentucky recruit Jaden McDaniels finally made his college and it was not good news for True
Once an overlooked recruit coming out of high school, former Kentucky men’s basketball player Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is now an All-Rookie player in the NBA.
University of Kentucky women’s basketball forward Dorie Harrison will not return to the Kentucky program for the 2019-20 academic year, UK head coach Matthew Mitchell announced Tuesday.
LEXINGTON, Ky. –The (14) Kentucky Wildcats, who advanced to their third-straight Super Regionals on Sunday, will travel to (3) Washington to face the Huskies in a three-game series in the 2019 NCAA Seattle Super Regional.
LEXINGTON, Ky- Just about every “Power 5” school in the country wanted Justin Rogers, and Kentucky now has him.
Alex Martens went 3-for-4 at the plate and drove in five runs to lead the No. 14 Kentucky Wildcats to an 11-1 win over Virginia Tech.
Kentucky falls to No. 2 Vanderbilt, 7-4, ending the 2019 season.
Sophomore pitcher Grace Baalman pitched a complete-game gem in the circle, as she powered the No. 14 Kentucky softball team into the 2019 Lexington Regional final.
Kentucky remains alive for the final spot in the SEC Tournament despite loss to Vandy, thanks to losses by Alabama and South Carolina.
Kentucky wins its way into the winner’s bracket of the 2019 NCAA Lexington Regional with a 7-2 opening day victory over Toledo.
All current upper-level season ticket holders will be selecting new seat locations for the 2019-20 season.
Kentucky junior left-hander Zack Thompson has been named a semifinalist for the Dick Howser Trophy.
Abbey Cheek was named first team, Jenny Schaper and Alex Martens were voted second team and Katie Reed was announced to the third team.