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EKU ends season with win

Posted: 11/20/2010 - RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University football team rallied in the second half and defeated Austin Peay, 17-3, Saturday afternoon on Senior Day at Roy Kidd Stadium. The Colonels (6-5, 5-2 OVC) close out the 2010 season having won their last four games.

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UK tops Portland, Maui next

Posted: 11/20/2010 - PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Brandon Knight scored 21 points to help No. 12 Kentucky rout Portland 79-48 on Friday night in the Wildcats' first trip to Oregon.

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UT's Pearl suspended

Posted: 11/19/2010 - Tennessee Volunteers coach Bruce Pearl has been suspended by the SEC for the Volunteers' first eight conference games of the season.

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Matthew Mitchell signs contract extension

Updated: 11/18/2010 - Kentucky women's basketball coach Matthew Mitchell, who led the Wildcats to a top-10 finish nationally and an appearance in the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight last season, has been rewarded a new five-year contract worth $600,000 annually, plus the opportunity for performance-based incentives, UK Director of Athletics Mitch Barnhart announced Thursday.

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UK's Terrence Jones headed home to Portland

Updated: 11/18/2010 - Kentucky freshman Terrence Jones has his homecoming all mapped out. There'll be some time hanging out with his mother and his grandmother. A stop by his old high school. Maybe at least one home-cooked meal. Coach John Calipari hopes his talented 6-foot-8 forward can squeeze in a couple of hours for Friday's game against Portland while he's at it.

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UK scrimmage ends bye week

Updated: 11/18/2010 - After 11 straight game weeks, Kentucky coach Joker Phillips said he needed "a Kentucky week." The first-year head coach finished a bye week's worth of practices Thursday with a scrimmage for redshirts and younger players before the Wildcats (6-5, 2-5) dig deeply into preparing for Nov. 27's regular season finale against Tennessee.

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Bogans sticks in NBA thanks to his defense

Updated: 11/17/2010 - To make the 2003-04 Magic, Keith Bogans spent every day in preseason guarding Tracy McGrady, then one of the league's elite scorers.

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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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