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UK Announces 2010 Hall Of Fame Class

Posted: 07/19/2010 - The class includes former UK student-athletes Mike Casey (men’s basketball), Steve Flesch (men’s golf), Nancy Napolski Johnson (rifle), Billy Ray Lickert (men’s basketball), Valerie McGovern Young (cross country, track and field) and Tayshaun Prince (men’s basketball).

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Pro Days Set For Calipari Camp

Posted: 07/19/2010 - The University of Kentucky announces the schedule of appearances for the Coach Calipari “ProCamp” presented by the Garth Brooks Teammates for Kids Foundation.

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EKU's Caldwell Named To Watch List

Posted: 07/19/2010 - 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.

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Florida, NCAA Investigating Former Player

Updated: 07/19/2010 - According To ESPN, Florida and NCAA officials are investigating a potential rules violation that allegedly occurred last December involving former Gators football standout Maurkice Pouncey.

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Magloire Re-signs With Miami Heat

Posted: 07/19/2010 - It'll be the third season Magloire spends with Miami, which wanted him back to bolster its depth inside. Magloire has averaged 7.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game in his 10 NBA seasons with one All-Star appearance.

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Wall Sits Out, Impresses Wizards This Week

Posted: 07/17/2010 - John Wall had already shown the Washington Wizards enough. The No. 1 overall draft pick sat out his team's final Summer League game on Saturday, and watched the Wizards blow a 20-point lead and lose 109-107 in overtime to the New York Knicks.

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Wall scores Summer League-best 31

Posted: 07/17/2010 - LAS VEGAS - John Wall scored 31 points in the Washington Wizards' 90-89 summer-league win over the New Orleans Hornets on Friday night.

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Padgett officially introduced as new Manhattan assistant

Posted: 07/16/2010 - RIVERDALE, N.Y. - The Manhattan men's basketball program welcomes another new face to its coaching staff for the 2010-11 campaign. Jaspers fifth-year head coach Barry Rohrssen has named eight-year NBA veteran and former University of Kentucky standout Scott Padgett an assistant coach.

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Former UK sprinter wins back Olympic medal

Updated: 07/16/2010 - LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) - Seven U.S. sprinters have won back the Olympic relay medals that were stripped from them because teammate Marion Jones was doping at the time.

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Rondo to host one-on-one event at Alcatraz

Updated: 07/16/2010 - SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - July 15, 2010) - On September 18, basketball superstar Rajon Rondo will be bringing "the rock" to The Rock. The all-star guard will set foot on the infamous island to host the finals of Red Bull King of the Rock, a one-on-one basketball tournament that will culminate with a showdown in The Yard of the former prison. Those wanting to reach the hallowed grounds of Alcatraz must earn their spot through one of six qualifier tournaments that kick off starting July 17 in Los Angeles. After Los Angeles, additional qualifiers will take place in San Diego, Phoenix, Seattle, San Francisco and Oakland. Sixty-four finalists will emerge from these six qualifiers and meet at one of the world's most iconic locations for the final battle. In the end, there can be only one King, so out of the 64 finalists, only one will be crowned "King of the Rock."

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Rondo added to Team USA roster

Posted: 07/15/2010 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Rajon Rondo could play for the United States after all.

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UK's Mullens new AD at Oregon

Updated: 07/15/2010 - The University of Oregon has scheduled a news conference for 11 a.m. Thursday to introduce its new director of athletics, Rob Mullens, the deputy director of athletics at the University of Kentucky. The selection of Mullens was reported by Portland radio station 95.5 and confirmed by sources contacted by The Register-Guard.

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Wall wins ESPY

Posted: 07/15/2010 - LOS ANGELES -- Former Kentucky All-American point guard John Wall, the 2009-10 Southeastern Conference Player of the Year, was selected as the Best Male College Athlete at the 2010 ESPY Awards, announced by ESPN during the ESPYs Countdown show at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.

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Johnson steps down as Vandy coach

Posted: 07/14/2010 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Vanderbilt coach Bobby Johnson retired abruptly Wednesday as the Commodores' head coach for what he called personal reasons.

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Steinbrenner patient horse owner

Updated: 07/13/2010 - As impetuous as he could be with the New York Yankees, George Steinbrenner was downright patient and low-key when it came to horse racing. He wasn't as successful, though. While the Yankees won seven World Series championships, 11 pennants and 16 division titles under his ownership, Steinbrenner never realized his dream of winning the Kentucky Derby. He made six attempts at capturing America's most famous horse race, but none of his horses finished better than fifth.

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Patterson, Rockets agree to 2-year deal

Updated: 07/13/2010 - HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Rockets have reached a deal with its top draft pick, forward Patrick Patterson of Kentucky.

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Proffitt earns Academic Honor

Posted: 07/13/2010 - Morehead State junior guard Ty Proffitt has earned a prestigious award from the National Association of Basketball Coaches, securing spot on the organization’s Honors Court

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UK officially announces hiring of Nord

Posted: 07/13/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – For Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips, the decision to hire Greg Nord as special teams coordinator and tight ends coach was as simple as 1-2-3.

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Cousins Shines In Summer League Debut

Posted: 07/12/2010 - DeMarcus Cousins, the fifth overall pick in the 2010 NBA Draft, notched a double-double with a combined 14 points and 10 rebounds.

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New NCAA Tournament format set

Updated: 07/12/2010 - The NCAA has decided to add a new round to the NCAA men's basketball tournament next year, when the field expands to 68 teams. The men's basketball committee announced its plans Monday to four early games, with the winners earning their way into the 64-team second round. There has been only one early game since 2001, when the field expanded to 65 teams.

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