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T.O. having surgery, season ends

Updated: 12/20/2010 - Terrell Owens is having surgery to repair torn cartilage in his left knee, ending his season.

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Cats Move Up In Both Major Polls

Posted: 12/20/2010 - John Calipari's Wildcats Have Moved Up To 13th In The AP Poll, While Jumping Up To 14th In The Coaches Top 25. (Both Polls Inside)

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Knight Nominated For Bob Cousy Award

Posted: 12/20/2010 - UK men’s basketball freshman Brandon Knight was named a Bob Cousy Award candidate as announced by The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass.

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Pitino to coach Puerto Rican national team

Updated: 12/20/2010 - Louisville's Rick Pitino will coach Puerto Rico's national team next summer in hopes of qualifying for the 2012 Olympics. The Puerto Rico basketball federation on Monday introduced Pitino as its next coach. Pitino met with players and officials Sunday to discuss the possibility.

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Cats win, Calipari ejected

Posted: 12/18/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Terrence Jones scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half and No. 17 Kentucky rolled past Mississippi Valley State 85-60 Saturday night.

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Calipari all for NBA in Kentucky

Updated: 12/17/2010 - Kentucky coach John Calipari is all for the NBA coming to the Bluegrass. Calipari said Friday he believes the NBA would be a success in Kentucky. Louisville city officials have hired an attorney to gauge the possibility of bringing professional basketball to the state's largest city

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Rondo out with sprained ankle

Posted: 12/16/2010 - BOSTON (AP) - Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo will miss a couple of weeks with a sprained left ankle.

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Three UK recruits named to Naismith POY watch list

Posted: 12/16/2010 - LEXINGTON, KY – Three UK men’s basketball signees are among the top 10 senior boys named to the Naismith Trophy High School Player of the Year watch list as announced by the Atlanta Tipoff Club.

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Big East/SEC matchup expanded

Posted: 12/16/2010 - ESPN, the BIG EAST Conference and the Southeastern Conference (SEC) have reached an agreement for 12 members from each of the two premier conferences to play each other in a men’s college basketball inter-conference Challenge the week after Thanksgiving starting in 2011. ESPN will provide exclusive coverage of all 12 games across ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU. The new BIG EAST/SEC Challenge will mark an expansion and modification of the SEC/BIG EAST Invitational, a four-year event from 2007 to 2010 that featured four matchups between the two conferences from two neutral sites.

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Minter Will Be Co-Defensive Coordinator

Posted: 12/16/2010 - One of the most respected defensive minds in football, Rick Minter has joined the Kentucky football staff as co-defensive coordinator, Coach Joker Phillips has announced.

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Pardue Hired To Coach Running Backs

Posted: 12/16/2010 - Steve Pardue, longtime head coach at powerhouse LaGrange (Ga.) High School, has become a member of the University of Kentucky football staff as coach of the running backs, UK Coach Joker Phillips announced.

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EKU's Soucy named AP All-American

Updated: 12/15/2010 - Six Ohio Valley Conference players, including Eastern Kentucky's Andrew Soucy, have been named to the 2010 Associated Press Football Championship Subdivision All-American Team as announced on Wednesday.

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Lewis defends T.O.

Posted: 12/15/2010 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Marvin Lewis is defending Terrell Owens a day after the receiver pointed a finger at the Cincinnati Bengals coaching staff for the team's lousy season.

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Calipari nominated for inaugural Positive Peace Award

Updated: 12/15/2010 - Celebrate Positive announced today that University of Kentucky Men’s Basketball Coach John Calipari has been nominated for the inaugural 2010 United Nations NGO Positive Peace Awards in the Coach category. This award, viewed as a 21st century peace prize, honors and recognizes individuals, businesses, athletes, sports teams, entertainers and schools around the world for their positive contributions.

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#20 Louisville Handed First Loss

Posted: 12/14/2010 - Gerald Colds scored 20 points and Drexel stunned No. 20 Louisville 52-46 on Tuesday night, handing the Cardinals their first loss in their new downtown arena.

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Bruce, Reds agree to 6-year deal

Posted: 12/14/2010 - CINCINNATI - Cincinnati Reds President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Walt Jocketty today announced the signing of OF Jay Bruce to a 6-year contract through the 2016 season with a club option for 2017.

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Cats Ranked 17th by AP, 16th in USA Today/ESPN Poll

Updated: 12/13/2010 - With wins over Notre Dame and Indiana the Kentucky WIldcats held their ground in this week's Associated Press Poll and in the USA Today/ESPN Poll. Kentucky is ranked 17th in the AP Poll and 16th in the USA Today/ESPN Poll.

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Dunlap named Co-SEC Player of the Week

Posted: 12/13/2010 - Kentucky's Victoria Dunlap was named the Southeastern Conference Co-Player of the Week with Vanderbilt’s Hanna Tuomi after averaging a team-high 28.0 points, 9.0 rebounds, 4.0 steals and 2.5 blocks per game in wins over Tennessee Tech and Chattanooga last week, the league office in Birmingham, Ala., announced.

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