The only thing worse than reading all the Fire Joker tweets and Facebook status updates last night was reading that Kentucky should hire Bobby Petrino. I’m sorry but that’s not going to happen. Not in a million years. Whether Joker Phillips remains head coach at the start of the 2013 is a different story but I don’t think it would be wise for the Kentucky Wildcats to do any shakeups during the season.
WKYT reports that the Kentucky basketball alumni game raised more $300,000 for charity.
The #24 Kentucky Wildcats Volleyball team will be opening conference play in Lexington on Sunday at 1 PM. The Wildcats were 6-4 in non-conference play in what was described as “one of the toughest non-conference schedules in the nation.”
The men’s golf team got their season underway this weekend and are tied for 6th after the first day of the Wolf Run Invitational. Individually, Stephen Powers led all Cats with a 2 over par for the first two rounds of play.
The women’s soccer team (6-1-0, 1-0-0 Southeastern Conference) hosts the Mississippi State Bulldogs at 1 PM. The team opened up SEC on Friday and upset #13 Florida with a 2-1 win. Courtney Raetzman scored her first career goal, which also happened to be the game winner.