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Former Raceland player to kick for Bengals

Posted: 11/17/2010 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Former Ohio State kicker Aaron Pettrey (PET'-tree) was working part-time at a shop that sells Buckeyes gear in Columbus, stocking shelves and ringing up sales while waiting for some team to give him a chance.

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Barnhart via Twitter: "I plan to be here..."

Posted: 11/17/2010 - UK athletics director Mitch Barnhart recently released a statement addressing rumors of his interest in the job opening at kansas. On Wednesday morning, Barnhart, again trying to difuse any speculation, released this statement on his twitter account:

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Prince, Pistons coach tangle during game

Posted: 11/16/2010 - OAKLAND, Calif. — It remains to be seen how this season will play out for the Pistons. But after the fireworks of Monday night, it’s safe to say it won’t be boring. After a first half that featured a confrontation between Pistons coach John Kuester and Tayshaun Prince and a whopping deficit of 32 points, the Pistons (4-7) forged a furious seond-half rally only to fall, 101-97, to the Golden State Warriors.

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Former UK, Bama coach headed back to Tuscaloosa

Posted: 11/16/2010 - ATLANTA (AP) - Bill Curry still remembers the night in Baton Rouge, when his Alabama team had just blown out LSU to remain perfect on the season. The home fans had bolted for the parking lot, leaving only the crimson-clad contingent in the visiting section, celebrating and chanting "Roll, Tide, Roll!"

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Cobb Named a Semifinalist for Biletnikoff Award

Posted: 11/16/2010 - University of Kentucky junior wide receiver Randall Cobb has been named one of 10 semifinalists for the 2010 Fred Biletnikoff Award, which is given annually to the best receiver in college football.

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UK Golf Signs 3, Including Dunbar's Will Bishop

Updated: 11/16/2010 - The University of Kentucky men’s golf team added three golfers to its 2011 class, singing three Kentucky natives in Will Bishop (Lexington, Ky.), Todd McDaniel (Manchester, Ky.) and David Snyder (Somerset, Ky.), head coach Brian Craig announced Tuesday

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Knight Named To Naismith Watchlist

Posted: 11/16/2010 - UK freshman guard Brandon Knight was named to the Naismith Preseason Watch list as announced by the Atlanta Tip-Off Club.

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UK-Tennessee to air on WKYT

Updated: 11/15/2010 - The Kentucky-Tennessee game on November 27th will be televised on WKYT with coverage beginning at noon. After beating Vanderbilt 38-20 Saturday, Kentucky is bowl eligible for the fifth straight year and will try to end a 25 game losing streak to the Vols.

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Terrence Jones claims SEC Freshman of the Week honors

Updated: 11/15/2010 - Kentucky’s Terrence Jones was named SEC Freshman of the Week after registering 25 points, 12 rebounds, three steals, two assists and two blocks in a season-opening win over East Tennessee State.

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EKU picks up road win

Posted: 11/13/2010 - COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - T.J. Pryor passed for four touchdowns and ran for another Saturday, leading Eastern Kentucky to a 42-29 win over Tennessee Tech.

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UK Sinks Vandy 38-20, Bowl Eligible

Posted: 11/13/2010 - UK overcomes another slow start, but blasts Vandy in the second half to win 38-20. The victory gives the Cats an unprecedented 5th straight bowl eligible season.

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Morehead State wins big over Asbury

Posted: 11/12/2010 - Four of Morehead State’s five starters scored in double figures and the Eagles overcame early shooting woes to cruise to a 90-49 season-opening men’s basketball win over Asbury Friday night in Johnson Arena.

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#11 Kentucky Rolls In Season Opener Over ETSU

Updated: 11/12/2010 - Terrence Jones had 25 points and 12 rebounds and sparked a second-half surge as No. 11 Kentucky opened the season with an energetic 88-65 win over East Tennessee State on Friday night. (Post Game Notes Inside)

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UK Hoops opens season with a win

Posted: 11/12/2010 - Victoria Dunlap and A'Dia Mathies scored 18 points apiece in helping No. 9 Kentucky pull away for an 82-48 win over Morehead State on Friday.

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Kanter ruled ineligible; Kentucky will appeal

Updated: 11/11/2010 - The NCAA student-athlete reinstatement staff has ruled University of Kentucky men’s basketball student-athlete Enes Kanter permanently ineligible for receiving benefits above his actual and necessary expenses while playing for a club basketball team in Turkey, according to a news release.

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