Skip to content

Kentucky Sports Radio

University of Kentucky Basketball, Football, and Recruiting news brought to you in the most ridiculous manner possible.


September 25, 2020

Kentucky WBB extends offers to two more players from class of 2022

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm September 25, 2020 9/25/20

3 categories

4 tags

Matthew Mitchell continues to stock up his database for future recruits. The Kentucky Wildcats Women’s Basketball team has extended a couple of scholarship offers to two prospects from the high school class of 2022: Saniah Tyler and Kiersten Johnson. Tyler is a 5-foot-6 guard from Florissant, MO who is ranked as the nation’s 50th best…

Read More

Sources Say Podcast Ep. 57: Olivier Sarr’s waiver, Skyy Clark’s commitment date, and Hunter Sallis’ timeline

Jack Pilgrim 5:30pm September 25, 2020 9/25/20 Comments Disabled

3 categories

0 tags

Unless you’ve been living under a rock you know the NFL is back and the NBA playoffs are in full swing – which can only mean one thing – it’s WINNING SEASON at MyBookie! Right now, MyBookie has a $100K Super Contest for only a $10 entry, and they’re giving away $5000 in cash prizes…

Read More

September 23, 2020

Five-star guard Skyy Clark schedules commitment date

Jack Pilgrim 6:30pm September 23, 2020 9/23/20 Comments Disabled

3 categories

0 tags

Skyy Clark’s recruitment will officially be coming to an end in October. Tuesday evening, the five-star guard in the class of 2022 announced he would be making his final decision on Oct. 22, choosing between Kentucky, Memphis, North Carolina, and UCLA. october 22nd… #commitmentdate — Skyy Clark (@skyyclark) September 23, 2020 Clark, a 6-foot-3 guard…

Read More

September 19, 2020

Where did Kentucky’s top 2022 targets land in updated Rivals rankings?

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm September 19, 2020 9/19/20

3 categories

1 tag

After updating its 2021 rankings earlier this week, Rivals has since updated its rankings in the class of 2022, with several of Kentucky’s top targets seeing significant bumps. With Emoni Bates (No. 1) headed to Michigan State and Jalen Duren (No. 2) expected to explore the professional ranks, six of the next eight prospects in…

Read More

Sources Say Podcast Ep. 56: The latest with Kentucky’s 2021 offers

Jack Pilgrim 8:45pm September 19, 2020 9/19/20

3 categories

0 tags

KSR’s Jack Pilgrim is joined by Travis Graf and David Sisk of Cats Illustrated for episode 56 of the Sources Say Podcast, where the trio discuss the latest with Kentucky basketball’s offers in the class of 2021 and who may be favoring the Wildcats. One by one, Pilgrim, Graf and Sisk discuss the latest with…

Read More

September 16, 2020

Bryce Hopkins’ father breaks down weekend visit to Lexington with KSR

Jack Pilgrim 2:00pm September 16, 2020 9/16/20

4 categories

1 tag

With the world of in-person recruiting shut down for the foreseeable future, both coaches and prospects have gotten creative in terms of contact and visits. On one end, coaches are hosting virtual visits and maintaining face-to-face contact through video calls. On the other, recruits are taking trips on their own dime for self-guided tours of…

Read More

September 15, 2020

BASKETBALL REWIND: Zion Williamson says Tyler Herro is the most underrated recruit in the nation (2018)

Jack Pilgrim 6:00pm September 15, 2020 9/15/20

4 categories

0 tags

Tonight, Tyler Herro and the Miami Heat will face off against the Boston Celtics in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. With four wins, the Heat rookie would have an opportunity to compete in the Finals and potentially hold up the Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy as one of the team’s top contributors. In…

Read More

Corey Evans leaving Rivals to take scouting job with Thunder

Jack Pilgrim 2:30pm September 15, 2020 9/15/20

3 categories

0 tags

Corey Evans, arguably the top basketball recruiting analyst in the game, is leaving his job at Rivals to join the Oklahoma City Thunder staff as a scout. After weeks of rumors in recruiting circles that Evans was on his way out, Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports officially broke the news this afternoon that the Thunder…

Read More

September 14, 2020

Nolan Hickman, other Kentucky targets receive boost in updated Rivals rankings

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm September 14, 2020 9/14/20

2 categories

0 tags

Kentucky commit Nolan Hickman was one of the highest-rising prospects in the latest Rivals.com player rankings released Monday afternoon. In the latest release of the 2021 rankings, the future Wildcat jumped 24 spots from No. 76 overall to No. 52, making him the No. 13 point guard in the nation. Only eight other prospects in…

Read More

Breaking down Kentucky’s complete offer list for 2021

Jack Pilgrim 9:00pm September 14, 2020 9/14/20

4 categories

1 tag

Heading into 2020, John Calipari and the UK basketball coaching staff had extended just five scholarships in the class of 2021, with Paolo Banchero (June 18), Patrick Baldwin Jr. (Aug. 2), Jaden Hardy (Sept. 20), AJ Griffin (Oct. 10), and Kennedy Chandler (Dec. 26) all receiving offers in a six-month span. Following Chandler’s offer to…

Read More

August 24, 2013

Emmanuel Mudiay Picks SMU

Wilder Treadway 7:57pm August 24, 2013 8/24/13

2 categories

0 tags

Emmanuel Mudiay, the third ranked recruit for the class of 2014 from Texas chose Southern Methodist University tonight at the Under Armour Elite 24 game. Kentucky was thought to be the front runner for the highly touted point guard, but after taking five visits in the past few months to legendary Larry Brown’s Mustang team,…

Read More

UK Fans of the Day Want Mudiay/Site Redesign Update

Matt Jones 10:59am August 24, 2013 8/24/13

4 categories

0 tags

Two updates on what has been a very hectic 24 hour period: — The news that Emmanual Mudiay is going to pick a college tonight is surprising and likely not good for UK. I had assumed, as most others had as well, for some time that Mudiay was an almost certain Cat and most of…

Read More

August 23, 2013

Emmanuel Mudiay to announce tomorrow

Drew Franklin 6:40pm August 23, 2013 8/23/13

2 categories

0 tags

There’s a new development in the recruitment of Emmanuel Mudiay. The top point guard in the 2014 class has to decided to announce his decision tomorrow at the Under Armour Elite 24 game. Mudiay has long been considered to be a Kentucky lean, but the timing of the announcement is concerning. He has visited SMU…

Read More

August 22, 2013

Luke Kennard visited last weekend, Stanley Johnson will do an in-home visit before Big Blue Madness

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 7:30pm August 22, 2013 8/22/13

2 categories

0 tags

A few recruiting tidbits before you start your night: — 2015 shooting guard Luke Kennard took his second unofficial visit to Kentucky this month this past weekend. His father told the Herald-Leader’s Ben Roberts that the family decided to swing by Lexington after dropping their daughter off at college: “It was kind of a spur…

Read More

August 20, 2013

2014 Kentucky Basketball Recruiting Big Board

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 8:00pm August 20, 2013 8/20/13

3 categories

0 tags

A lot has happened since the last time we posted the Big Board, so I decided it was time to dust if off and give it a good update. Check out UK’s latest offers and who’s moving up and down Cal’s radar in the 2014 class (green up arrows: good for UK; red down arrows:…

Read More

Five UK commitments make new Rivals 250 rankings

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:30pm August 20, 2013 8/20/13

2 categories

0 tags

Rivals released their updated Top 250 players in the 2014 class this morning, and five of UK’s commitments made moves. Check out the updated list below: Commitments #106 Stanley Boom Williams (RB) Previously #96 #121 Drew Barker (QB) Previously #117 #128 Mikel Horton (RB) Previously #131 #182 Darius West (DB) Previously #185 #206 Nick Richardson…

Read More

August 19, 2013

Karl Towns will not participate in the Elite 24 game

Drew Franklin 7:10pm August 19, 2013 8/19/13

2 categories

0 tags

If you were excited to see Karl Towns playing basketball on television this weekend, I’m afraid I have some bad news for you. Towns is no longer on the Elite 24 game roster because he’s out of the country with the Dominican National team. But you can still catch Stanley Johnson, Emmanuel Mudiay, Devin Booker…

Read More

James Blackmon Jr. will take an unofficial visit to UK on August 29

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:45pm August 19, 2013 8/19/13

2 categories

0 tags

According to Dave Telep, 2014 shooting guard James Blackmon, Jr. will take an unofficial visit to UK on August 29th. Blackmon recently decommitted from Indiana, and is now considering a whole bevy of schools, including Kentucky, Michigan, Michigan State, North Carolina State and Louisville. In fact, he was planning to visit Louisville unofficially tomorrow, but…

Read More

August 18, 2013

Kentucky Reaching Out to 2015 Power Forward

Wilder Treadway 5:30pm August 18, 2013 8/18/13

2 categories

0 tags

I think we all know there are no off days in the land of college recruiting, and earlier this afternoon Adam Zagoria reported 5-star power forward Carlton Bragg has been getting increased interest from the University of Kentucky. Bragg is ranked as the fourth best player in his position, and has offers from a number…

Read More

Luke Kennard’s father speaks very highly on unofficial visit to Lexington

Ally Tucker 11:30am August 18, 2013 8/18/13

2 categories

0 tags

One of Kentucky’s early targets from the class of 2015 is Luke Kennard, a 4-star shooting guard out of Franklin, Ohio. The 6’5 guard is currently ranked as the 21st best player in the class AND he has Kentucky ties. Mark Kennard is Luke’s father and he played college basketball in Central Kentucky. Kennard already…

Read More