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U of L, Strong reach contract extension

Posted: 10/18/2011 - LOUSIVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The University of Louisville has agreed to new seven-year contract with football coach Charlie Strong. Strong is in his second season at Louisville and his current contract ran through the 2015 season. The new deal increases Strong's base salary from $1.6 million to $2.3 million.

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Bengals, Raiders working on Palmer trade

Posted: 10/18/2011 - CINCINNATI (AP) - The Bengals have reversed course and are talking to the Oakland Raiders about a trade for quarterback Carson Palmer, a source familiar with the discussions told The Associated Press.

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Sanford leaves UofL program

Updated: 10/18/2011 - Louisville coach Charlie Strong has announced that offensive coordinator Mike Sanford is no longer with the program.

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Indy Car driver Dan Wheldon killed in Las Vegas

Updated: 10/16/2011 - Indianapolis 500 winner Dan Wheldon died Sunday at Las Vegas Motor Speedway after his car became ensnarled in a fiery 15-car pileup on Lap 13, flew over another vehicle and landed in a catch fence just outside turn 2.

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EKU runs down SEMO 41-17

Posted: 10/15/2011 - Matt Denham ran for two touchdowns and 142 yards as Eastern Kentucky took advantage of six Southeast Missouri turnovers to beat the Redhawks 41-17 on Saturday.

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Morehead St. falls at Jacksonville, 50-14

Posted: 10/15/2011 - JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville senior Josh McGregor will go down statistically as one of the most-accomplished quarterbacks in NCAA Football Championship Subdivision history -- and Morehead State will be happy to see him graduate.

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Cats, UK fans celebrate Big Blue Madness

Updated: 10/14/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - John Calipari knows what Wildcat fans want to hear, and the Kentucky coach is busy preaching to the chorus talking national titles at Big Blue Madness.

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Cats use scrimmage to look at young players

Posted: 10/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team used its practice time on Thursday to hold a one-hour scrimmage at the Nutter Training Facility, allowing head coach Joker Phillips and the UK staff a chance to spend more time with the younger, more inexperienced players.

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Quartet of Cats earn mid-season honors

Posted: 10/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Several University of Kentucky football players have been named to mid-season All-America and/or All-Southeastern Conference teams, including linebacker Danny Trevathan, offensive guard Larry Warford, safety Winston Guy, punter Ryan Tydlacka and wide receiver La’Rod King, Phil Steele’s College Football released Thursday.

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NCAA finds no major violations committed by Auburn

Updated: 10/12/2011 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - The NCAA said it found no major violations committed by Auburn regarding Cam Newton or other pay-for-play allegations and has concluded multiple investigations of the program.

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Cal addresses Jefferson Co. alumni

Posted: 10/12/2011 - A sold out crowd of nearly 800 UK fans attended the annual Jefferson Co. alumni luncheon in Louisville on Wednesday. UK coach John Calipari was the headline speaker.

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Madness to air on WKYT

Posted: 10/12/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Big Blue Madness, the first open practice opportunity for Kentucky's 2011-12 men's and women's basketball teams, is Friday, Oct. 14. This will be the seventh time Madness has been held at Rupp Arena. Fans will be allowed to enter Rupp Arena beginning at 6 p.m. the night of Big Blue Madness. Madness Timeline:

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Morehead Hysteria set for Oct. 19

Posted: 10/11/2011 - MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Eagle fans will get their first chance to see the 2011-12 Morehead State men’s and women’s basketball teams at Morehead Hysteria on Wednesday, Oct. 19. The event is slated for 7 p.m. ET and will be free to the public. Fans can enjoy scrimmages by both teams, as well as a dunk contest and a three-point shooting contest.

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UK's Clemons out for the season

Posted: 10/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky running back Josh Clemons will miss the rest of the season with a torn meniscus.

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Keeneland wins International Simulcast Award

Posted: 10/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, KY (October 11, 2011) – Keeneland Association recently was named the winner of the International Simulcast Award at the 19th annual International Simulcasting Conference in Scottsdale, Ariz. Keeneland also won the award, which honors the horse racing industry’s best simulcast production, in 2003, 2008 and 2009. Keeneland’s latest award was for its coverage of the Giant’s Causeway (L) from April.

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Blind Luck to be offered in Keeneland November sale

Posted: 10/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, KY (October 11, 2011) – Blind Luck, the 2010 Champion three-year-old filly, will be offered at Keeneland’s upcoming November Breeding Stock Sale. She will be offered as Hip 210A, the final horse sold at session one on Monday, November 7.

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Sanford's status unclear on UofL staff

Updated: 10/10/2011 - Mike Sanford's status on coach Charlie Strong's Louisville coaching staff remains in flux. Strong said Monday that he has not met with the Cardinals apparently former offensive coordinator, who did not travel with the team for this weekend's 14-7 loss at North Carolina. Strong said he plans for Sanford to remain on staff, however, it is unclear what his role will be.

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Tickets avaiable for UK-Transy tip-off dinner

Updated: 10/10/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - Coaches and players from both the University of Kentucky and Transylvania University will attend a tip-off dinner on Oct. 30 at Keeneland Entertainment Center in advance of the historic meeting of the teams on Nov. 2. Tickets are available for the event, billed as "Dinner with the Pioneers and Wildcats." The teams will then meet on the court for the first time in 100 years on Nov. 2 at 7 p.m. at Rupp Arena in an exhibition game.

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