Posted October 30, 2012 on
The Kentucky staff continues to prepare freshman quarterback duo Jalen Whitlow and Patrick Towles for split duty on Saturday against Vanderbilt.

Phillips' future as Wildcats coach in jeopardy

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky coach Joker Phillips has tried to maintain a sense of humor during what has been a difficult season and mounting questions about his job status. "I was coming over here today, and I got in the car, and my seat was hot," he said. "And I looked up, and I had hit the seat warmer." Questions regarding Phillips' future and Kentucky...

Kentucky fires football coach Phillips

Kentucky has fired football coach Joker Phillips, a day after an embarrassing loss to Vanderbilt. Athletic Director Mitch Barnhart announced Phillips' dismissal Sunday in an open letter on the athletic department's web site. The Wildcats lost their eighth straight game on Saturday, a 40-0 home loss to Vanderbilt. It was their worst loss to the Commodores in 96 years. The...

Missouri Makes T-Shirts For First SEC Victory...Over Kentucky

Missouri has made it no secret how proud they are to be a part of the SEC. From the "SEC" chants to this miserable music video, the fans have been loud and proud about ditching the Big 12 for the prestige of the SEC. The only problem? Well, they actually thought they'd compete in their new conference. After four straight SEC losses to Georgia, South Carolina, Vanderbilt...

Joker Phillips Monday Press Luncheon Notebook

Kentucky coach Joker Phillips discusses preparation for this week's SEC East matchup against Vanderbilt at his weekly Monday press luncheon.

No. 3 Kentucky reloads with 4 talented freshmen

Kentucky lost six players from last year's national championship team and is again projected to be title contender this season. Yes, Wildcats coach John Calipari signed another talented freshman class. The high expectations remain after the Wildcats won their eighth title behind freshmen Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Marquis Teague. All were first-round NBA draft...

Calipari: 'Defensively, we're just awful'

Kentucky coach John Calipari says the Wildcats have a lot of work to do in Thursday's exhibition opener against NAIA program Northwood (Fla.) University in order to get prepared for the 2012-13 season.

Calipari in lineup lab

Kentucky coach John Calipari is mixing and matching his personnel as the Wildcats prepare for the upcoming season, trying to find the best lineup combinations.

FSNextTV: Coach John Calipari

After winning a National Championship, providing the top NBA Draft pick and securing another promising recruiting class, the expectations at the University of Kentucky are astronomical. Kristen Ledlow talks to Coach John Calipari at SEC Basketball Media Day in Birmingham, Alabama.
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