Skip to content

Kentucky Sports Radio

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


January 27, 2021

Kentucky’s 2021 Schedule Defined by Difficult October Three-Game Stretch

Nick Roush 3:30pm January 27, 2021 1/27/21

2 categories

1 tag

Some might say the SEC is out to get Kentucky. When you look at the Wildcats’ 2021 football schedule in totality, if Mark Stoops’ team can steal wins in a three-game stretch, this could be a whole lot of fun. The month of September features four winnable games, leading into a difficult three-game stretch against…

Read More

Greg McElroy says Kentucky has the toughest four-game stretch in the SEC

Drew Franklin 3:00pm January 27, 2021 1/27/21

2 categories

3 tags

Kentucky’s football schedule is out for the 2021 season and it starts with three homes games in Louisiana-Monroe, Missouri and Chattanooga before a difficult four-game stretch beginning with a road game at South Carolina followed by LSU and Florida at home and then Georgia in Athens before a much-needed bye week. Kentucky’s 2021 Football Schedule…

Read More

Kentucky’s 2021 Football Schedule is set

Nick Roush 2:35pm January 27, 2021 1/27/21

3 categories

1 tag

Are you ready for some football? For the second time in less than six months, the SEC Network unveiled football schedules for all of its member schools. We already knew who the Wildcats were set to play this fall. Now we know exactly when they will face off against each opponent. Kroger Field will host…

Read More

Kentucky’s Toughest 2021 Opponent is Kentucky

Freddie Maggard 12:00pm January 27, 2021 1/27/21

4 categories

1 tag

The 2021 Southeastern Conference football schedule will be released on Wednesday. The league is constructing hype surrounding its release of games like an old school heavyweight boxing weigh-in. The Cats will find out the order of its conference slate while its non-SEC games are already set. Kentucky opens the season against the Terry Bowden led…

Read More

January 26, 2021

JUCO LB Joko Willis decommits from Kentucky

Jack Pilgrim 4:15pm January 26, 2021 1/26/21

2 categories

0 tags

One of the final remaining pieces of Kentucky’s 2021 recruiting class will not make it to Lexington. Joko Willis, a three-star linebacker out of Independence Community College, has officially decommitted from Kentucky and will explore other options. Officially De-commited from Kentucky — Official Page of Joko Willis (@elitejoko8) January 26, 2021 The move comes after…

Read More

Wide receiver Kalil Branham is no longer with the Kentucky football team

Nick Roush 3:56pm January 26, 2021 1/26/21

2 categories

2 tags

Wide receiver Kalil Branham is the first player to leave Lexington from Kentucky’s 2020 football recruiting class. A UK spokeswoman confirmed to Derek Terry of the Cats Pause that Branham is no longer with the Kentucky football program. A three-star prospect from Columbus and a one-time Michigan commit, Branham signed with UK and enrolled for…

Read More

Mitch Barnhart joins the CFB Playoff Committee

Nick Roush 12:21pm January 26, 2021 1/26/21

2 categories

3 tags

Kentucky’s director of athletics will play a role in crowning college football’s next champion. Mitch Barnhart is one of five new members added to the CFB Playoff selection committee. Barnhart will serve a three-year term on the 13-member panel that is responsible for ranking the top 25 teams in the country and selecting the top…

Read More

Joker Phillips is headed to NC State, per report

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:45am January 26, 2021 1/26/21

2 categories

1 tag

Joker Phillips is on the move again. According to AL.com’s John Talty and Matt Zenitz, NC State is expected to hire Phillips as its wide receivers coach. Phillips was wide receivers coach and co-offensive coordinator at Maryland the past two seasons, one of many stops since his tenure as Kentucky’s head coach ended in 2012.…

Read More

Kentucky’s Winning Window

Adam Luckett 11:00am January 26, 2021 1/26/21

3 categories

1 tag

For those that do not know, yours truly has a podcast that is featured on this here website. Every week, Nick Roush and myself get together in our virtual studio to discuss everything going on in the college football world with a focus on the Kentucky football program. This past week was quite a fun…

Read More

John Schlarman named Herald-Leader’s 2020 Sports Figure of the Year

Nick Roush 10:00am January 26, 2021 1/26/21

2 categories

1 tag

After polling more than 150 media members from around the state, the Lexington Herald-Leader has named John Schlarman Kentucky Sports Figure of the Year. The Ft. Thomas native transformed Kentucky’s offensive line into one of the best in the SEC as The Big Blue Wall, paving the way for Benny Snell’s historic career and Lynn…

Read More

November 25, 2013

All You Need to Know About the New Commonwealth Stadium

Nick Roush 5:49pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

3 categories

0 tags

The Voice of the Wildcats, Tom Leach, introduced the large crowd gathered at Nutter Fieldhouse to the New Commonwealth Stadium this afternoon. Surrounded by giant 40 ft. banners of what the Stadium looks like now, the unveiling was rather dramatic. With Aerosmith’s “Dream On” playing, those banners fell to the ground revealing what the site…

Read More

The new capacity of Commonwealth Stadium will be 61,000

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:45pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

The Commonwealth Stadium renovation is over, which means those of us watching on the stream just woke up from a nice little nap. Nick Roush is working on a full recap, but here’s one more nugget of news to hold you over: the capacity will go from 67,000 to 61,000. Fans who have tickets in…

Read More

Stoops talks about the five early enrollees of 2014

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:15pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

Stoops took the stage during today’s big press conference and for the first time, was able to talk about the five 2014 players who have signed their financial aid agreements and will enroll in January. Here’s what he had to say about Dorian Hendrix, Mikel Horton, Thaddeus Snodgrass, TV Williams, and Drew Barker: DORIAN HENDRIX…

Read More

Alcohol will be served in the club level and suites of the renewed CWS

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:58pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

We now interrupt this really boring press conference for one very important note: alcohol will be served in the club level and suites of the renewed Commonwealth Stadium. Until now, suite owners have been able to bring in their own alcohol, which is a loophole in the current SEC no-alcohol rules, but now it will…

Read More

A Complete Look at the New CWS Renderings

Nick Roush 3:47pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

 

Read More

Avery Williamson: “I just can’t wait for the future of Kentucky and I’m ready to go beat Tennessee”

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:21pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

Some quick highlights of the presser as it goes on… After the curtain dropped to reveal the dimly lit rendering of the new Commonwealth Stadium, Governor Steve Beshear was introduced and raved about UK’s 2014 recruiting class, turning to Mark Stoops and telling him: “Coach, we are on our way, buddy.” Senior Avery Williamson followed…

Read More

Out with the old and in with the new…

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 3:10pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

The old Commonwealth Stadium…. **Curtain drop** The new Commonwealth Stadium. RIP Wagon Bones BBQ. Don’t worry, better pics coming soon.

Read More

After a “Huge blow to our progress,” Cats look to Finish on a High

Nick Roush 2:00pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

Saturday’s 59-17 loss was bad. I could fill an entire post of the atrocious stats from the game, but it still would not be indicative of how helpless the Cats looked. Coach Stoops described it best today, “It was most disappointing because we had the least amount of competitive plays all year.” Even in other…

Read More

Raymond Sanders suspended for the final game

Drew Franklin 12:31pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

Raymond Sanders will sit out the final game of his career at Kentucky due to a violation of team rules. It was reported late last week that Sanders had been dismissed from the team, but that report proved to be false when Sanders took the field against Georgia on Saturday. Now Sanders will serve a…

Read More

LIVE: Mark Stoops’ pre-Tennessee press conference

Drew Franklin 12:00pm November 25, 2013 11/25/13

2 categories

0 tags

Read More