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  • Kenny Payne Not Expecting Any Love In Return To Louisville

    December 29, 2010 2:22 PM

    (AP) - Kenny Payne's visits to Louisville in the two decades since he played for the Cardinals have typically been celebrations, a chance for the former small forward and his teammates on the 1986 national championship team to be cheered one more time. Things will likely be different on Friday.... more »
  • Anthony Davis Tells UK He's A Cat

    August 13, 2010 6:19 PM

    John Calipari has a new commitment from what some say is the player to have in the class of 2011. Anthony Davis wants to play at UK. "I think from a long term standpoint he is the best prospect in the 2011 class," says Evan Daniels the National Basketball... more »
  • Payne Officially Joins Calipari's Staff At UK

    June 18, 2010 2:15 PM

    Kenny Payne has joined the UK men’s basketball coaching staff as an assistant coach, head coach John Calipari announced on Friday. Payne comes to Lexington after serving as an assistant at the University of Oregon since the summer of 2004. “Kenny Payne has been a part of our coaching family... more »
  • Kenny Payne Gets Emotional About Leaving Oregon

    May 27, 2010 9:47 AM

    The decision to leave Oregon to come to Kentucky wasn't easy for Kenny Payne. UK's new assistant basketball coach told the Register-Guard of Eugene, Oregon. that he is both honored and torn about the career change. "Kentucky is Kentucky," says Payne." "It's one of the most prestigious... more »
  • Calipari Hires Kenny Payne

    May 26, 2010 8:18 PM

    Oregon coach Dana Altman says that Kenny Payne, an assistant coach with the Ducks will join John Calipari's staff at Kentucky. "Kenny's going to go to Kentucky,'' said Altman to the Oregonian before the Ducks' individual workouts at McArthur Court. "He's done a great job for us, and... more »
  • Kenny Payne Visits UK

    May 24, 2010 5:01 PM

    Oregon assistant Kenny Payne was in Lexington over the weekend meeting with John Calipari about the opening on his staff. Payne is one of the highest paid assistants in country and would reportedly take a pay cut if he came to UK. Jeff Goodman of Foxsports.com reports that sources tell... more »