Rotary Club Honors Mitchell for Service to Boy Scouts

matthew mitchell eagle scout

In honor of @ukcoachmitchell receiving the Cliff Dochterman Award for his service to Rotary and scouting, let’s throw it back to 1984 when Coach Mitchell earned his Eagle Scout, the highest rank attainable in Boy Scouts! #TBT #OURCoach #BePrepared A photo posted by Kentucky Women’s Basketball (@ukhoopcats) on Oct 10, 2014 at 11:49am PDT International Fellowship [...]

Video: UK Hoops at SEC Media Day


Coach Mitchell, Bria Goss and Jennifer O’Neill spent a whirlwind day in Charlotte for #SECTipoff15. They shared some of the fun and excitement on social media. Check out the video above from @KYwildcatsTV and some photos below from the day’s events. First stop: And now time for the Wildcats to visit with College Sports Nation [...]

UK Hoops Selected by Media to Finish Fourth in SEC Race


Cats picked in top four fifth consecutive season BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team was selected to finish fourth in the 2015 Southeastern Conference race in a voting of select panel of both SEC and national media members. It marked the fifth straight season the Wildcats have been selected in the [...]

Video: Matthew Mitchell Post-Practice


Big Blue Madness is just ten days away and UK Hoops is ready for the season to get underway. Take a look inside this morning’s practice and hear what Coach Mitchell had to say about his team. #UKHoops practice is in full swing this morning as the opening days of preseason are well underway: [...]

TV Slate Set for UK Hoops


All 30 games will be either televised or live streamed in 2014-15 LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Southeastern Conference released the women’s basketball broadcast schedule for the 2014-15 season, which gives the Kentucky women’s basketball team at least 16 appearances on television and the rest will be live streamed on the Internet. Sixteen of UK’s 30 [...]

Three Former UK Hoops Players Sign Professional Contracts

*photo by Regina Rickert

Kastine Evans, DeNesha Stallworth and Samarie Walker will play overseas LEXINGTON, Ky. – Recent University of Kentucky women’s basketball graduates Kastine Evans, DeNesha Stallworth and Samarie Walker have signed professional contracts to continue their playing careers overseas. Evans, a native of Salam, Conn., will play for the Leicester Riders in Leicester, England and will also [...]

SEC Schedule Set for UK Hoops


Wildcats’ conference slate highlighted by eight home games, including Tennessee in late January and South Carolina on Senior Day LEXINGTON, Ky. –The Southeastern Conference announced its 14-team, 16-game women’s basketball schedule for the 2014-15 season on Thursday and Kentucky’s slate is highlighted by eight home matchups, including battles in Memorial Coliseum with Florida, Tennessee, Texas [...]

UK Hoops: Samantha Drake Decides to Forego Senior Season


Senior center suffered a torn ACL and meniscus in her left knee last season LEXINGTON, Ky. – Samantha Drake, who suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in her left knee last season, has decided not to play her senior season and will instead focus on her academics and graduating in the spring. “I [...]