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Performances of the Week: Jan. 15

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Jan. 15:

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis helped lead the Wildcats to a 2-0 mark on the road this week, the only team in the league to win a pair of games on the road this week ... Davis tallied eight blocks on the week moving him to within one block of the UK single-season record after only 18 games ... Leads the league in blocks and field goal percentage ... He did break the UK freshman record for blocks this week ... Davis helped lead the Cats in a come-from-behind wins at Auburn and at Tennessee, scoring game-high 14 points at Auburn and a game-high 18 points at Tennessee ... Scored in double-figures in seven-straight games and eight of the last nine.

Swimming & diving: Greg Ferrucci

Greg Ferrucci led the Wildcats on the diving platforms this weekend, winning three of the four events he competed in. The reigning Southeastern Conference Freshman Diver of the Year scored a 327.98 on the one-meter, leading Kentucky. Ferrucci finished second in the three-meter competition, recording a 334.43, only falling short of fellow teammate John Fox who won the event with a 351.08.

Ferrucci won both the three-meter and the one-meter competitions in Atlanta, Ga., against Emory University, recording a 429.90 on the 3m, and a 405.30 on the 1m.

Women's basketball: A'dia Mathies

  • Scored a career-high 34 points vs. No. 6/7 Tennessee, and grabbed nine boards, one shy of tying a career high. Also dished out two assists, blocked two shots and had two steals.
  • Hit the game-winning shot vs. Tennessee with 4.2 seconds left to snap Tennessee's 36-game conference winning streak, give UK its first 4-0 start in conference play in program history, and give UK its third win over a top-10 ranked opponent this season, the first time the program has done that since 1982-83.
  • Her 34 points vs. Tennessee are the most points scored by a UK player since Dec. 20, 1987, when Bebe Croley scored 40 points vs. Morehead State.
  • First player to score 30 points in a game since Dec. 7, 2010 (Victoria Dunlap, 30, vs. Tennessee Tech).
  • Tied a career high with three blocks at No. 24/RV South Carolina, while also getting three steals.
  • Led UK in minutes played this week.
  • Has started in every game she has played this season.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in 14 of 17 games she has played in.
  • No. 16 in scoring all-time at UK (1,208), and is just seven points shy of tying Stacy McIntyre at No. 15.
  • No. 9 in steals all-time at UK (220), and is just four steals shy of tying Sandy Harding at No. 8.

Track and field: Keffri Neal

  • Finished with the second-fastest collegiate time in the men's 800m run at the Kentucky Invitational.
  • Has the third fastest freshman time in the SEC in the 800m run.
  • Ran the third leg of the 4x800-meter relay, helping lead the team to a second-place finish.

Track and field: Luis Orta

  • Ran a career-best time in the one-mile run of 4:09.59.
  • Finished in second in the one-mile run.
  • Has the fastest time in the mile in the SEC.
  • Has the 32nd fastest time in the country in the mile.

Men's tennis: Anthony Rossi

Kentucky men's tennis junior Anthony Rossi claimed the SEC Coaches' Indoor Championships singles title on Monday with an impressive win against No. 10 Sadio Doumbia of Georgia. The win helped Rossi become the first Kentucky player to win the singles title in the annual event since Adam Malik did it back in 1989. The UK star is only the second player in school history to win the event.

Performances of the Week: Jan. 10

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Jan. 8:

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis averaged a double-double for the third straight week, helping the Wildcats to a 2-0 record on the week including a win in the SEC opener over South Carolina ... Davis has tallied five-straight double-doubles and six in his last seven games ... He now has nine double-doubles on the season, tying him for fourth most by a UK freshman in school history ... He blocked 10 shots on the week and is on pace to destroy the UK single season blocks record by nearly 70 blocks ... Davis tallied a 20-10 game against Arkansas-Little Rock, his second 20-10 performance of the season ... He then just missed a triple-double in his first-career SEC outing, with a 12 point, 10 rebound, seven block effort against South Carolina

Swimming & diving: Greg Ferrucci

  • The Kentucky diving team competed in the Georgia Diving Invitational this week in Athens, Ga. UK was paced by sophomore Greg Ferrucci who posted a score of 412.20 in the three-meter competition. The score was good enough to land the defending Southeastern Conference Freshman Diver of the Year the overall champion in the event, taking home first place. John Fox placed eighth in the same competition, posting a score of 334.10.
  • The score of 412.20 on the three-meter dive set a new school record for Ferrucci, passing Ben Starchuk, who held the record since 2005 with a score of 406.43 on Feb. 5, 2005.

Gymnastics: Head coach Tim Garrison

In his first meet as the head coach of the UK gymnastics team, Tim Garrison led the Wildcats to a second-place finish at the Excite Night at the Kentucky Classic event at Memorial Coliseum. A total of 3,686 fans helped open the Tim Garrison Era at Memorial Coliseum with an energetic atmosphere.

Women's basketball: Bria Goss

  • Scored 11 points against Arkansas on a perfect 4-4 shooting from the field, including a career-high tying three 3-pointers, to go along with five rebounds, two assists and two steals.
  • Scored 13 points, including a career-high tying three 3-pointers for the second consecutive game, and had four rebounds and three steals vs Florida.
  • Shooting 6-7 from beyond the arc over the last two games.
  • Is 8-11 from the field over the last two games.
  • Third in scoring (12.0 ppg), tied for second in rebounding (4.5 rpg) and first in steals (2.5 spg) for the week.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in 14 of 16 games for the Wildcats, including each of the last eight.
  • Has started in every game this season.
  • Has at least two steals in seven of UK's last eight games.
  • Leading freshman scorer in the SEC.

Men's basketball: Terrence Jones

Recovering from a dislocated pinkie Jones scored in double figures in back-to-back games helping Kentucky to a 2-0 mark on the week ... Shot better than 73 pct. from the field on the week, averaging15.0 ppg ... Shot over 88 pct. from the field in SEC-opening victory over South Carolina hitting eight of nine shots ... 20 points against South Carolina was most since tallying 26 against St. John's on Dec. 1

Women's basketball: A'dia Mathies

  • Scored a team-high 21 points vs. Arkansas, including a career-high five 3-pointers, a season-high six assists, three rebounds, two blocks and two steals.
  • Scored 20 points and grabbed five rebounds in 20 minutes vs. Mississippi State.
  • Scored 20 or more points in both games this week.
  • Hit three of Kentucky's program-record 14 3-pointers vs. Mississippi State.
  • Was 8-16 from beyond the arc in wins over Arkansas and Mississippi State.
  • Led UK in minutes played this week.
  • Has started in every game she has played this season.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in 13 of 15 games she has played in.
  • No. 22 in scoring all-time at UK (1,166), and is just four points shy of tying Jocelyn Mills at No. 20.
  • No. 9 in steals all-time at UK (215), and is just nine steals shy of tying Sandy Harding at No. 8.

Gymnastics: Storey Morris

Gymnastics senior Storey Morris performed very well in her final season opener as a UK gymnasts, scoring a 9.7 or above on vault, uneven bars and balance beam. Morris started the night by sticking her landing on vault en route to a score of 9.8, while she secured a 9.7 posting on bars and led the Wildcats on beam with a score of 9.75.

Men's tennis: Eric Quigley

Kentucky men's tennis senior Eric Quigley went 2-0 in singles play at the Rainbow Warrior Challenge over the weekend, taking his career singles record to 139-43, sitting only two wins shy of tying Jesse Witten (2002-05) for second all-time in career singles wins.

Performances of the Week: Jan. 1

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Jan. 1:

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis averaged a double-double for the second straight week, helping the Wildcats to a 2-0 record on the week including a win over fourth-ranked Louisville ... Davis has tallied three-straight double-doubles and four in his last five games ... He blocked 12 shots on the week and is on pace to destroy the UK single season blocks record by nearly 70 blocks ... Davis hit a career high 12 free throws in the win over Louisville, finishing with 18 points and 10 rebounds while blocking six shots for the second-straight game and tying his career high in steals with three.

Men's basketball: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist helped lead Kentucky to a 2-0 record on the week, averaging a double-double ... He followed his career-high 18-point night against Lamar with a career-game against fourth-ranked Louisville, where he posted his second career double-double with career highs in points (24) and rebounds (19) ... He has now scored in double-figures in seven-straight games ... For his efforts, he was named the game's MVP by the Bluegrass Sports Commission ... His 19 rebounds was a UK-UofL series record ... He tied his career-high for free throws made with eight

Women's basketball: Bria Goss

  • Scored a team-high 12 points at Middle Tennessee.
  • Finished with 12 points, six boards and two steals at Middle Tennessee.
  • Only UK player to reach double figures in scoring at Middle Tennessee.
  • Played 35 and 36 minutes at Middle Tennessee and Florida, respectively, both team highs.
  • Scored a career-high 11 first-half points against Florida on 5-7 shooting.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in 12 of 14 games for the Wildcats, including each of the last six.
  • Has started in every game this season.
  • Has at least two steals in five of UK's last six games.
  • Leading freshman scorer in the SEC.
  • Averaging 14.3 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.3 steals over Kentucky's last six contests.
  • On the season (among players who have played five or more games), ranks second on the team in scoring (12.2 ppg), third in rebounding (5.1 rpg), third in steals (1.9 spg) and tied for fourth in assists (1.7 apg).

Women's basketball: A'dia Mathies

  • Scored a team-high 14 points at Florida, to go along with six boards, three assists and three steals.
  • Scored all eight of her points vs. Middle Tennessee in the second half. Had eight boards, one assist and three steals at MT to go along with her eight points.
  • With UK trailing by two in the final minute of the first half at Florida, Mathies turned the game around by nailing two 3-pointers, grabbing a rebound and taking a charge in the final 60 seconds to give UK a four-point halftime lead, and they would never trail again.
  • Has started in every game she has played this season.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in 11 of 13 games she has played in.
  • Has at least two steals in every game but one that she has played in this season.
  • No. 22 in scoring all-time at UK (1,125), and is just 10 points shy of tying Karen Mosely No. 21.
  • No. 9 in steals all-time at UK (212), and is just 12 steals shy of tying Sandy Harding at No. 8.

Performances of the Week: Dec. 25

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Dec. 25:

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

The league’s leading shot-blocker averaged a double-double on the week, leading the Wildcats to a 2-0 record with wins over Samford and Loyola (Md.) … Davis tallied his fifth double-double of the season against Loyola, the second most by a Wildcat this year … Davis shot 87.5 pct. from the free throw line on the week … He tallied five blocks and three steals in Kentucky’s win over Samford

Women's basketball: Samantha Drake

  • Scored a team-high 18 points against Samford, going a perfect 6-6 from the field and an impressive 6-7 from the free-throw line, and grabbed three boards and dished out two assists.
  • Is 14-17 (.824) from the field and 11-14 from the foul line (.786) over the last two games, averaging 19.5 points per game.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in six of the last seven games.
  • Had zero turnovers against Samford.

Women's basketball: Bria Goss

  • Scored 11 points and grabbed four boards against Samford.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in 10 of 12 games for the Wildcats.
  • Has started in every game this season.
  • On the season (among players who have played three or more games), ranks second on the team in scoring (12.5 ppg), third in rebounding (5.1 rpg), fourth in assists (1.8 apg) and third in steals (1.9 spg).
  • Averaging 15.8 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.5 steals over the Kentucky’s last four contests.

Men's basketball: Darius Miller

Posted a pair of double-figure scoring games in helping UK to a 2-0 record on the week … Also had eight assists on the week to just two turnovers … Has scored in double-figures in three-straight games … Kentucky’s highest active scoring leader is just 40 points shy of UK’s prestigious 1,000-point club

Dec. 18 Performances of the Week

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Dec. 18:

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis tallied his fourth double-double this season and is now averaging a double-double on the season ... Blocked five shots and is leading the league with a 4.4 block/game average ... His 18 rebounds tied for the second most by a freshman in school history and was two off the freshman record ... He's on pace to finish with 145 blocks on the season, more than 60 blocks better than the current school record

Women's basketball: Samantha Drake

  • Scored a team- and career-high 21 points against No. 3/3 Notre Dame, including a career-high eight made field goals, while also grabbing four rebounds and blocking one shot.
  • Shot over 50 percent from the field, converting on eight of 11 shot attempts.
  • Her 21 points is the second most points scored by a Wildcat this season.
  • Had zero turnovers vs. Notre Dame.
  • Played 22 minutes against Notre Dame.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in five of the last six contests.

Women's basketball: Bria Goss

  • Scored 14 points, grabbed five boards, passed out two assists and had two steals against No. 3 Notre Dame.
  • Played a team- and career-high 35 minutes on the road in a sold-out, hostile environment at No. 3 Notre Dame.
  • Played a career-high 35 minutes against No. 3 Notre Dame, often drawing the assignment of guarding Notre Dame All-America guard Skylar Diggins.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in nine of 11 games for the Wildcats.
  • Has started in every game this season.
  • On the season (among players who have played two or more games), ranks second on the team in scoring (12.5 ppg), third in rebounding (5.2 rpg), fourth in assists (2.0 apg) and third in steals (2.1 spg).
  • Averaging 17.3 points, 4.0 rebounds and 3.3 steals over the Kentucky's last three contests.

Men's basketball: Doron Lamb

Posted a game-high 24 points in Kentucky's win over Chattanooga, two points off his season-best ... Also pulled down a season-high six rebounds while hitting a season-best four 3-pointers ... Leads the team in scoring, 3-point shooting and free throw shooting ... Has hit multiple 3-pointers in four-straight games

Women's basketball: A'dia Mathies

  • Scored 17 points on 5-8 shooting, including 2-3 from beyond the arc and 5-6 at the charity stripe against No. 3 Notre Dame.
  • Also had three rebounds, three assists and two steals against the Fighting Irish.
  • Has reached double figures in scoring in every game this season.
  • Has scored at least 17 points in each of the last three games she has played in.
  • Recorded two steals to move into ninth all-time at UK with 203 career steals.

Performances of the Week: Dec. 11

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Dec. 11:

Volleyball: Ann Armes

In her final collegiate match, she struck for 11 kills on a sizzling .400 hitting percentage. It marked the 10th time this season she has registered 10 or more kills in a match.

Women's basketball: Azia Bishop

  • Averaged 11.0 points, 7.5 rebounds, 2.5 blocks and 2.0 steals in a pair of wins against No. 6/5 Duke and Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
  • Recorded the first double-double of her career when she scored 12 points and grabbed 11 rebounds against Duke.
  • Had a double-double in the second half alone against Duke.
  • Hit 9-14 shot attempts this week.

Volleyball: Ashley Frazier

Was named to the NCAA All-Region team after tallying a team-high 16 kills on .306 hitting in UK's Sweet 16 loss to No. 1 overall seed Texas. Frazier finished the season having notched 25 matches with 10 or more kills.

Women's basketball: Bria Goss:

  • Averaged 19.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 4.0 steals in a pair of wins over No. 6/5 Duke and Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
  • Scored a career-high 19 points against No. 6/5 Duke, only to follow it up with a career-high tying 19 points against Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
  • Recorded a career-high six steals against Arkansas-Pine Bluff en route to leading the Cats to a program-record 49 forced turnovers.
  • Hit a career-high three 3-pointers against Arkansas-Pine Bluff.
  • Played a career-high 32 minutes against No. 6/5 Duke, often drawing the assignment of guarding Duke starting point guard Chloe Wells.
  • Has started in every game this season.
  • On the season, ranks second on the team in scoring (12.3 ppg), third in rebounding (5.2 rpg), third in assists (2.0 apg) and third in steals (2.1 spg).

Men's basketball: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Michael scored in double-figures in the first half in Indiana for the second time this season and the first time since Kentucky's season-opener against Marist ... Narrowly missed his second double-double in three games by one rebound ... Averaging 17.5 points and 10.0 rebounds in last two games.

Volleyball: Stephanie Klefot

Became the first UK player in the history of the program to record 600 or more digs in a season after posting 21 in the loss to Texas. For the season, she has recorded 608 scoops. She also topped 20 or more digs in a match on 11 occasions in 2011.

Women's basketball: A'dia Mathies

  • Scored a season-high 23 points against No. 6/5 Duke, including a career-high tying four 3-pointers, while also grabbing four rebounds and recording four steals.
  • Played a team-high tying 33 minutes against Duke.
  • Shot over 50 percent from the field against Duke, including 80 percent from 3-point range (4-5).
  • Made a career-high tying nine field goals.
  • Made a career-high tying four 3-pointers for the second straight game.
  • Scored 20 or more points for the fourth time this season.
  • No. 23 in scoring at UK all-time, and just three points shy of tying Janet Timperman at No. 22.
  • Tied with Valerie Still at No. 9 on the UK all-time steals list, and is just the 10th player in UK history with 200 or more steals in her UK career.
  • Has started and reached double figures in scoring in every game this season.

Volleyball: Becky Pavan

Playing in her final collegiate match, Pavan made her mark once again. She led the team with a match-high six blocks to run her career total to 402 career block assists. With that number she is one of just four players in school history to achieve 400 or more block assists.

Performances of the Week: Dec. 4

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Dec. 4:

Volleyball: Whitney Billings

Registered 2.75 kills per set and 3.38 digs per set in a pair of NCAA Tournament wins. She notched a career-high 20 digs in a Wildcat win over Dayton, including posting 11 scoops in the decisive fifth stanza. In the win over Texas A&M she led UK with a season-high 17 kills on a sizzling .400 hitting percentage.

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

Anthony averaged a double-double on the week helping UK to a 2-0 record with wins over St. John's and No. 5 North Carolina ... Davis started with a 15-point, 15-rebound, eight block effort against St. John's ... His 15 rebounds was the 10th most by a freshmen (tied with several others) ... He swatted a career-high eight blocks, which was tied for second in the Kentucky record books for a single-game; it was a UK freshman single-game record ... Davis pulled down nine rebounds against North Carolina and blocked two shots, giving him multiple blocks in all eight games this season, but none was bigger than his swat on John Henson's game-winning field goal attempt with seven seconds left ... Davis pulled down the rebound to help secure Kentucky's win over the fifth ranked Heels.

Volleyball: Ashley Frazier

Led the Wildcats with 34 kills for a 4.25 kills per set average in two NCAA Tournament victories. Frazier became the first player to post 20 or more kills in a match this season with 20 to help UK escape with a 3-2 victory over Dayton in the opening round. She followed that performance with 14 kills in three frames of action in a victory over Texas A&M. Her .522 hitting percentage against the Aggies matched a career-high.

Women's basketball: Bria Goss

  • Recorded nine points, five rebounds and two assists in her first collegiate game against a top 10 team.
  • Tied for third on the team in scoring (9 pts) and second on the team in rebounds (5 rebs) against No. 10 Louisville.
  • Tied a career high with two made 3-point field goals.
  • Played a career-high 30 minutes against the Cardinals.
  • Has started in every game this season and is UK's second-leading scorer as a freshman.

Men's basketball: Terrence Jones

Scored in double figures in back-to-back games and has done so in four straight games helping lead UK to a 2-0 record on the week with wins over St. John's and No. 5 North Carolina ... Tallied a season-high 26 points in win over St. John's ... Tied season highs with nine rebounds and four blocked shots and tied career-high with four steals ... Notched career highs in free-throws made (11) and attempted (16) ... Scored 14 first-half points in win over North Carolina and finished the game with three blocks ... Jones has made a 3-pointer in every game he's attempted one this season ... After scoring a career-low six points vs. Old Dominion, Jones has scored in double figures in each of his last four games

Volleyball: Stephanie Klefot

Totaled 45 digs in the two wins to run her total for the season to 587 which is the new single-season record for the Wildcats. She matched a season-high with 28 digs in a win over Dayton and then posted 17 in the victory over A&M. She also notched the biggest ace of the season. With UK trailing 14-13 in the decisive fifth set against Dayton, Klefot sent a rocket across the net that died just in front of the back-line defense for the match-tying 14th point. UK would go on to score the next two points and win the match behind a 16-14 fifth set.

Women's basketball: A'dia Mathies

  • Led Kentucky over No. 10/11 Louisville with a season-high tying 20 points, her third 20-point outing of the season
  • Made a career-high four 3-pointers
  • Shot over 50 percent from the field against Louisville, including 66.7 percent from 3-point range
  • Hit 8-of-11 free-throw attempts, for a 72.7 percent clip
  • Tied a season high with three assists
  • Played a team-high tying 32 minutes

Volleyball: Lauren O'Conner

Struck for a career-high 18 kills in a Wildcat win over Dayton in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. In UK's win over Texas A&M she posted a career-high five blocks as Kentucky turned back 10.5 combined rejections in the sweep.

Performances of the Week: Nov. 27

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Nov. 27:

Women's basketball: Bria Goss

  • Averaged a team-high 12.0 points per game in UK's three wins while shooting a team-high field goal percentage (.519). Also had the most made field goals on the team (14).
  • Reached double figures in scoring every game this week, including a career-high 13 points in two games this week (Nebraska Omaha and Mississippi Valley State).
  • Finished the week second on the team in rebounds (6.0 rpg), third in assists (2.0 apg) and third in steals (2.0 spg).
  • Continues to shoot well from the free-throw line, going 6-7 from the charity stripe this week to push her total to a team-best 15-17 (.882).
  • Led the team in scoring against Nebraska Omaha with a game-high 13 points.
  • Had a team-high tying 13 points against Mississippi Valley State to go along with a team-high tying three steals.

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis just missed averaging a double-double on the week by two rebounds while leading Kentucky to a 2-0 mark on the week and a 6-0 start to the season ... Davis did record his second double-double of the season inn UK's win over Portland with 13 points and 12 rebounds ... He posted a pair of four-block games on the week and is averaging a league best 4.3 blocks per game ... Davis has multiple blocks in all six games this season.

Football: Matt Roark

  • Senior wide receiver Matt Roark made his first start at quarterback for Kentucky in its historic win over Tennessee. Roark was 4-for-6 passing for 15 yards and rushed 24 times for 124 yards. All totals are career highs. Roark's longest completion was a 15-yard toss to tight end Nick Melillo.
  • Roark rushed for over 100 yards in the game, marking the first time a UK player has rushed for over 100 yards since Coshik Williams gained 111 against Ole Miss earlier this season.

Men's basketball: Terrence Jones

Posted season bests in back-to-back games this week helping lead UK to a 2-0 record and a 6-0 mark on the season ... Shot 50 pct. from the field on the week including 75 pct. from 3-point range ... Posted back-to-back multiple block games and has three-straight and four on the season ... Tallied a season-high two steals in win over Portland

Women's basketball: A'dia Mathies

  • Averaged 11.3 points and a team-high 5.6 steals to go along with 5.3 rebounds per game in UK's three wins.
  • Swiped a career-high nine steals against Nebraska Omaha.
  • Her nine steals against Nebraska Omaha are tied for the second most steals in a single game in UK history.
  • Moved into the top 10 all-time in steals at UK (195).
  • Reached double figures in scoring in every game this week and moved up to No. 25 on the UK all-time scoring list (1,034).
  • Helped lead UK to an undefeated week, beating its opponents by an average of 31 points.

Performances of the Week: Nov. 20

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Nov. 20:

Volleyball: Ashley Frazier

Junior Ashley Frazier posted consecutive matches with 10 or more kills to pace the Wildcats to an undefeated season at home in SEC action in 2011. Frazier has now charted 10 or more kills in 14 of the team's last 16 matches. She had an all-around performance and her efficiency was a game-changed. Frazier averaged 3.12 kills per frame and had a .309 hitting percentage including a .500 match against LSU. She also averaged 1.12 digs per set and contributed 0.62 blocks per set including a career-high three solo rejections in the comeback win over Arkansas.

Women's basketball: Bria Goss

Goss, a 5-foot-10 guard, averaged 11.0 points, 5.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game last week. She scored in double-figures in all three of UK's wins and has improved her scoring output in each of UK's four games this season, culminating with a career-high 12 points against Southern Mississippi. She also grabbed a career-high and team-high eight rebounds vs. the Lady Eagles. A tenacious defender, Goss tied her career high with three steals against Northeastern and dished out a team-high tying four assists in the last two games. 

Men's basketball: Doron Lamb

Poured in 17 points in Kentucky's win over No. 12 Kansas in Madison Square Garden in the State Farm Champions Classic ... Scored nine straight points on three 3-pointers against Kansas in a key run to put the game out of reach against the Jayhawks ... Finished with a season-high 26 points against Penn State in the Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament in helping lead UK to the tournament championship ... Tied his career high with seven free throws made against Penn State ... Averaged 17.0 points in the tournament ... Hit 50% of his 3-pointers in three games on the week

Football: Danny Trevathan

  • Forced two fumbles in the game and led UK with a career-high tying 17 tackles, recording three tackles for a loss and one sack.
  • He now has double-digit tackles in 17 of the last 20 games and now owns 21 career games with at least 10 tackles.
  • With 366 tackles in his career, Trevathan moves into 10th place in UK career history, passing Richard Jaffe (76-69) and Brian Williams (82-85), who each had 350 career tackles.

Performances of the Week: Nov. 13

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Every Tuesday, UK Athletics recognizes outstanding performances for our student-athletes. These are the honorees for the week ending Sunday, Nov. 13:

Volleyball: Whitney Billings

Sophomore Whitney Billings had another electrifying weekend for the Wildcats as she guided UK to a pair of tough road victories this week. Billings totaled back-to-back double-double efforts for just the second time this season. She led the squad with 28 kills on the week and an astounding .377 hitting percentage. Her 17 kills in the victory over Ole Miss marked a season-high. With two matches with an above .300 hitting clip, Billings has now notched eight matches this season against league foes with an above .300 percentage. Her all-around performance continues to be UK's "X-factor" as it peaks towards the end of the season. The sophomore averaged 3.25 digs per set and had nearly a block per frame as well. Her 4.12 points per stanza paced the squad, well above her 2.97 season average.

Men's basketball: Anthony Davis

Anthony Davis tallied a double-double in his first career outing He tallied 23 points on 10-of-13 shooting from the field, of which eight of those field goals were dunks ... Davis because the second UK freshman (Terrence Jones) in as many years to post a double-double in his first career outing ... He also added five blocks and three assists to his stat line.

Women's basketball: Kastine Evans

  • Sophomore Kastine Evans came off the bench to crush her previous career high (11 points) with a game-best 23 points in 25 minutes during UK's season-opening win at Morehead State
  • Hit 8-of-12 from the field, including a career-high tying two 3-point field goals
  • Found a way to get to the free-throw line a team-high six times, make five free throws
  • Also charted two steals, three rebounds and an assist in the balanced effort

Rifle: Henri Junghänel

  • Henri Junghänel led UK to wins over Ohio State and Murray State in a dual-match on Saturday, leading the team in both guns.
  • Junghänel posted a 593 in air rifle and a 585 in smallbore to pace the Wildcats. A redshirt junior, he entered the match leading the team in smallbore average and ranking third in air rifle average.

Volleyball: Stephanie Klefot

Junior Stephanie Klefot provides the Wildcat defensive unit with a consistency that is unmatched in the league. Klefot registered 17 digs in a three-set victory over Alabama and also provided the UK offensive effort with a career-high seven assists. She then turned around and matched a season-high with 28 assists in the victory at Ole Miss. She also added her first kill of the season and recorded a pair of aces to open up the scoring in the decisive fifth frame. With 45 digs this weekend, Klefot has now accumulated 494 for the season which is the eighth most in a single-season in UK history. Her 28-dig performance against the Rebels marked the 20th time in her career she had topped 20 or more scoops in a match. She has recorded 10 or more digs in all but one match this season, including a span of 18 consecutive which she is currently holding.

Football: Nick Melillo

  • Had a career game against Vanderbilt, earning his first career touchdown reception and posting a career high in receptions and receiving yards.
  • Finished the game with four catches for 59 yards, including two reception of 20-yards or more. Melillo's touchdown catch was a 22-yarder, while his longest of the game was a 25-yard reception.

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