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Vandy's Ezeli out 6-8 weeks with knee injury

Posted: 10/28/2011 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Vanderbilt senior center Festus Ezeli will miss between six and eight weeks with the seventh-ranked Commodores after spraining ligaments in his right knee in practice.

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Cats, Bulldogs clash on Saturday

Posted: 10/28/2011 - The annual Mississippi State-Kentucky football game doesn't often generate a lot of national headlines or even much interest within the Southeastern Conference.

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SEC Media Day: Chasing Kentucky

Updated: 10/27/2011 - Kevin Stallings will withhold his assessment of the Kentucky Wildcats until, say, February. The Vanderbilt coach is plenty familiar with star forward Terrence Jones and probably knows a good bit about Doron Lamb and Darius Miller, too. No assessment of John Calipari's Wildcats is ever complete without taking the full measure of those ballyhooed freshmen that annually parade into Lexington and often become instant stars before turning into NBA millionaires.

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UPike falls to UofL 74-55

Posted: 10/27/2011 - Sophomore Gorgui Deing scored 14 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the University of Louisville to a 74-55 win in its exhibition opener over the University of Pikeville Wednesday night.

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Havre de Grace enters Breeders' Cup Classic

Posted: 10/26/2011 - Havre de Grace is going where Zenyatta once did, taking on the boys in the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic. The 4-year-old filly is 5-of-6 this year and a victory could burnish her credentials for Horse of the Year.

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Tizway out of the Breeders' Cup Classic

Posted: 10/25/2011 - NEW YORK (AP) - Tizway won't run in the upcoming Breeders' Cup Classic because of a leg injury that will force him to be retired to stud.

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UK to wear black uniforms Saturday

Updated: 10/25/2011 - The UK football team will be wearing black uniforms for the first time Saturday when the team takes to the field at Commonwealth Stadium.

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UK Graduation Success Rate highest ever

Posted: 10/25/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The National Collegiate Athletic Association released its annual graduation rates report Tuesday, featuring school-record marks by University of Kentucky student-athletes in the NCAA Graduation Success Rate and the Federal Graduation Rate.

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Coleman chooses 'Cuse over UK

Posted: 10/25/2011 - SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - DaJuan Coleman, a blue-chip prospect for Jamesville-DeWitt High School, has verbally committed to play for Jim Boeheim's Syracuse Orange.

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UK's Goblirsch ends soccer career

Posted: 10/25/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s soccer senior Jenna Goblirsch will not return for her final year of eligibility after suffering a season-ending knee injury during the first training session of preseason, head coach Jon Lipsitz announced.

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EKU men picked to finish seventh in OVC

Posted: 10/25/2011 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team was picked to finish seventh out of 11 teams in the 2011-12 preseason Ohio Valley Conference poll as announced Tuesday at OVC media day in Nashville. The poll was conducted by a vote of OVC head men’s basketball coaches and sports information directors.

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UK Hoops picked to finish third in SEC

Posted: 10/25/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky women's basketball team was picked to finish third in the Southeastern Conference this season in a voting of a select panel of both SEC and national media members.

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UK athletes among those petitioning NCAA for cut of TV money

Posted: 10/24/2011 - More than 300 football and men's basketball players from Arizona, Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Purdue and UCLA want the NCAA and college presidents to set aside a cut of TV sports revenue for student-athletes to cover the cost of their education.

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UK picked to win SEC Championship

Updated: 10/24/2011 - The University of Kentucky men's basketball team was picked by the media to win its 45th Southeastern Conference championship this season as announced by the SEC on Monday. Each SEC school selected media members that cover their team and additional media from across the nation were selected by the conference office to form the voting panel.

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Denham named OVC Offensive Player of the Week

Posted: 10/23/2011 - Running back Matt Denham came away with adidas OVC Offensive Player of the Week honors following Eastern Kentucky University’s 33-22 win over Tennessee State Saturday afternoon.

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EKU rushes past Tennessee State, 33-22

Posted: 10/22/2011 - RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Matt Denham ran for two touchdowns and Eastern Kentucky defeated Tennessee State 33-22 on Saturday.

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U of L cornerback breaks neck making tackle

Posted: 10/22/2011 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville coach Charlie Strong says cornerback Anthony Conner is undergoing additional tests after breaking his neck in a game against Rutgers.

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Dayton tops Morehead, 30-28

Posted: 10/22/2011 - MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) - Dayton used a dominant ground game and solid special teams play to beat Morehead State 30-28 on Saturday.

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Cats end skid 38-14 over Jacksonville State

Updated: 10/22/2011 - CoShik Williams ran for a career-high 148 yards and Kentucky snapped a four-game losing streak with a 38-14 win over Jacksonville State on Saturday.

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WKYT-TV and cn|2 Partner to Produce the "KSTV Minute" with Matt Jones

Posted: 10/21/2011 - WKYT-TV and Insight Communications' cn|2 have announced a partnership to create and air the "KSTV Minute," hosted by Matt Jones, weeknights on WKYT's 27 NEWSFIRST at 11pm and again during the Station's morning show, 27 NEWSFIRST This Morning.

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Committee recommends dissolving UK athletics board

Updated: 10/20/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 20, 2011) − A specially formed committee of the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees (BOT) today unanimously recommended that a new BOT committee on intercollegiate athletics be formed as part of its Governing Regulations.

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UK freshmen named to Tisdale Award Watch List

Posted: 10/20/2011 - LEXINGTON, KY – UK freshmen Anthony Davis, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Marquis Teague are among 12 players announced Thursday by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) as preseason candidates for the Wayman Tisdale Award, honoring the nation's top freshman for the 2011-12 college basketball season.

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Keeneland part of $500,000 Breeders' Cup contest

Posted: 10/20/2011 - LEXINGTON, KY (October 20, 2011) – Keeneland and the Breeders’ Cup this week announced the launch of the $500,000 Pay Day Contest that gives fans the chance to win $500,000 cash.

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