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Lookin At Lucky now Kentucky Derby favorite

Updated: 04/26/2010 - Bob Baffert has suddenly gone from having a solid contender to having the solid favorite for the Kentucky Derby. Last year's 2-year-old champion, Lookin At Lucky, assumed the role after Eskendereya was forced out of the field by a leg injury.

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Filly Devil May Care to run in Kentucky Derby

Updated: 04/26/2010 - Todd Pletcher lost the likely Kentucky Derby favorite when he pulled Eskendereya out of the race with a leg injury on Sunday. He may have found a sentimental favorite instead in filly Devil May Care.

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UK splits doubleheader with Auburn

Updated: 04/26/2010 - Auburn All-American first baseman Hunter Morris capped a two-run rally in the bottom of the seventh inning with a two-out RBI single into rightfield, lifting the 29th-ranked Tigers to a walk-off win over the Kentucky Wildcats, securing the series for the Tigers with a 6-5 win, in front of 2,518 fans on a gorgeous Sunday afternoon at Plainsman Park. UK evened up the series with a dramatic win in game one of the doubleheader Sunday afternoon, posting an 8-7 win in a game that was tied or saw the lead change hands 10 times in the contest.

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Bengals wrap up 2010 NFL draft

Posted: 04/24/2010 - In the NFL's first three-day draft, the Bengals also were looking for players who could catch the ball. They wound up with three.

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Conner selected by the Jets

Posted: 04/24/2010 - The New York Jets have drafted Kentucky fullback John Conner with the fifth-round pick they acquired from Seattle for running back Leon Washington.

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Lindley selected by the Eagles

Updated: 04/24/2010 - The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Kentucky cornerback Trevard Lindley in the fourth round.

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Peters Drafted by Atlanta Falcons

Posted: 04/23/2010 - Peters was the 83rd overall pick in the 2010 draft and the first Wildcat taken in this year’s selection process. Rounds four through seven will be held on Saturday.

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Patterson entering NBA Draft

Updated: 04/23/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky forward Patrick Patterson is skipping his senior season and heading to the NBA.

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Bengals select Gresham with 1st round pick

Posted: 04/22/2010 - The Bengals attempted to fill their biggest hole in the first round of the NFL draft, picking tight end Jermaine Gresham from Oklahoma with the 21st pick.

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Teague will be a Wildcat

Updated: 04/22/2010 - Indianapolis Pike guard Marquis Teague will play college basketball at the University of Kentucky. The 6-foot-2 Teague made the announcement this afternoon at his high school.

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NCAA agrees to CBS, Turner deal on men's tournament

Posted: 04/22/2010 - The NCAA on Thursday announced a new 14-year television, Internet and wireless rights agreement with CBS Sports and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., to present the Division I Men’s Basketball Championship beginning in 2011 and continuing through 2024 for more than $10.8 billion.

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Joe Torre has Derby starter with HomeboyKris

Posted: 04/21/2010 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Joe Torre simply couldn't hold back the smile. Standing on the backside at Churchill Downs on Wednesday morning, the Los Angeles Dodgers manager hardly looked tired hours after watching his team lose up the road in Cincinnati.

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Sources say Roethlisberger to be suspended

Posted: 04/21/2010 - The Associated Press is reporting Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be suspended for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy.

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Batcats fall hard at Western Kentucky, 24-8

Posted: 04/21/2010 - The 26th-ranked Western Kentucky Hilltoppers plated 16 runs on 13 hits in the second inning alone, with the first 16 hitters in the inning reaching base safely before Kentucky recorded an out, as the Hilltoppers posted a dominating 24-8 win over the Wildcats, in front of a record 6,183 fans at Bowling Green Ballpark

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Reds Volquez Suspended 50 Games

Posted: 04/20/2010 - Cincinnati Reds pitcher Edinson Volquez has been suspended 50 games following a positive test for performance-enhancing drugs.

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