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Slive outlines plan at SEC Media Days

Updated: 07/20/2011 - Kicking off SEC media days Wednesday, Slive used his speech to outline an agenda that includes a bid to strengthen academic requirements for incoming freshmen and junior college transfers and restore partial qualifiers.

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Pirates shut out Reds for second straight night

Posted: 07/19/2011 - James McDonald and three relievers combined on a six-hitter to help the Pittsburgh Pirates shut out the Cincinnati Reds for the second straight night, 1-0 on Tuesday.

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Former Cat Ramon Harris suffers knee injury in China

Updated: 07/20/2011 - The injury comes at a tough time for Harris, who has averaged 19.3 points, 6.2 rebounds, 2.5 steals and 1.5 assists per game for Ningxia Hanas in China's National Basketball League.

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Jon Hood tears ACL

Updated: 07/19/2011 - UK men’s basketball junior guard Jon Hood suffered a torn right ACL playing in a pick-up basketball game on Monday, UK head coach John Calipari announced.

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Morehead wins OVC academic award

Posted: 07/19/2011 - BRENTWOOD, Tenn. - Morehead State University has been awarded the 2010-11 Ohio Valley Conference Institutional Academic Achievement Award. The award is presented annually to the member institution with the greatest percentage of its eligible student-athletes earn a 3.25 grade point average or higher for that academic year.

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NCAA: LSU commits major recruiting violations

Posted: 07/19/2011 - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - The NCAA says LSU committed major violations in its football program while recruiting a junior college player and cited a former assistant coach for unethical conduct.

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UK's Quigley, Cox fall in Fifth Third Tennis Doubles

Posted: 07/18/2011 - University of Kentucky men’s tennis senior Eric Quigley and former men’s tennis star Brad Cox, fell in the opening round of the Fifth Third Bank Tennis Championship doubles main draw 6-3, 6-4 to Mathieu Rodrigues and Clement Reix of France at the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex on Monday.

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Tamme building "Swings For Soldiers Classic"

Posted: 07/18/2011 - The Swings for Soldiers Classic is in hits second year spearheaded by former UK and current Indianapolis Colts tightend Jacob Tame making a difference in the lives of wounded soldiers.

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Bengals Benson arrested on assault charge

Posted: 07/18/2011 - Running back Cedric Benson was released from jail on Sunday following an arrest on an assault charge, the second year in a row he has gotten into trouble in his home state.

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EKU's Caldwell on Buchanan Award watch list

Updated: 07/18/2011 - Eastern Kentucky University football player Jeremy Caldwell was one of 20 Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) players named to the initial Buck Buchanan Award watch list today. The award, which is presented by The Sports Network, is handed out annually to the nation’s top FCS defensive player.

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Newman, Stewart run 1-2 in New Hampshire

Posted: 07/18/2011 - Ryan Newman and Tony Stewart started 1-2 in Sunday's Lenox Industrial Tools 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway, and not even a fuel crisis, a wild jumble of divergent strategies or a crew chief with pneumonia could prevent them from finishing that way.

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Japan upsets U.S.A. for World Cup

Posted: 07/18/2011 - Japan upset the Americans for the World Cup title in a riveting final Sunday night, 3-1 on penalty kicks, after coming from behind twice in a 2-2 tie.

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Darren Clarke finally wins British Open

Posted: 07/18/2011 - No one had ever gone more than 15 British Opens before winning. Clarke did it on his 20th try at 42, making him the oldest first-time major winner since Roberto de Vicenzo in 1967.

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Rhodes finds new Kentucky home to his liking

Posted: 07/16/2011 - Rodrick Rhodes is back in Kentucky, but in a place he had never heard of prior to three weeks ago. Lotts Creek, Kentucky is located in Knott County and is the home of the Cordia Lions.

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NFL Cats return to UK, waiting out lockout

Posted: 07/15/2011 - If you take a long hard look over on UK's campus, you will see a number of familiar faces around the football complex. Faces that should be in NFL training camps, but with the NFL still in a lockout former players are spending their time training at their old stomping grounds.

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Reds, Phillips start second half with a bang

Posted: 07/15/2011 - Brandon Phillips hit a two-out, two-run homer in the ninth inning off Fernando Salas on Friday night, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-5 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in another wild finish to the NL Central's nastiest rivalry.

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Matt Lentz getting shot with Reds Organization

Posted: 07/15/2011 - Lentz, 22, has been awarded a second chance at an athletic career, but not in football. Reviving an old love, Lentz will resurrect his athletic career with the Cincinnati Reds organization.

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NASCAR looking into Kentucky Speedway traffic issues

Updated: 07/15/2011 - LOUDON, N.H. (AP) - NASCAR President Mike Helton called the traffic gridlock at the inaugural Sprint Cup Series at Kentucky a "very serious issue" that must be corrected. NASCAR is working with Kentucky Speedway officials to find out why fans were stuck in traffic for hours as they tried to get into Saturday night's race at the track in Sparta, Ky., Helton said.

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71 UK athletes make SEC Honor Roll

Posted: 07/14/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- A total of 71 University of Kentucky student-athletes were named to the Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll for their impressive achievements in the classroom, the league office announced Thursday.

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