In response to the current economic environment, and more specifically the higher education budget cuts in the state of Kentucky, the Morehead State Office of Intercollegiate Athletics announced today that it would restructure its 16 intercollegiate athletic programs.
Rachel's Valentina is the 7-2 morning-line favorite in the $1 million Kentucky Oaks for 3-year-old fillies on Friday at Churchill Downs.
Dean Hood, the assistant head coach at Charlotte, has declined an offer to coach at Kentucky.
The Reds roughed up Johnny Cueto in his return to Great American Ball Park, but the San Francisco Giants rallied against Cincinnati's historically bad bullpen, riding Brandon Crawford's three-run homer to a 9-6 victory Monday night.
After the game was postponed on April 12, the No. 28 Kentucky baseball team will faceoff with in-state opponent Eastern Kentucky in a rescheduled game Tuesday, at 6:30 p.m. ET at Cliff Hagan Stadium.