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EKU outruns Racers, 28-21

Posted: 10/30/2010 - RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Quarterback T.J. Pryor scored on a 29-yard run with 4:19 remaining and Eastern Kentucky held on for a 28-21 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Murray State on Saturday.

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Bulldogs prepared for UK's offense

Posted: 10/29/2010 - STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi State's recent success has been built on defense, but during last week's 29-24 victory over Alabama-Birmingham, that defense showed some holes.

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UK women tabbed to finish 2nd in SEC; Dunlap to repeat as POY

Posted: 10/28/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - The University of Kentucky women's basketball team was picked to finish second in the Southeastern Conference this season in a voting of the 12 league coaches, as announced by the league office Thursday.

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Cats check in at No. 11 in AP poll

Posted: 10/28/2010 - Defending national champion Duke was a runaway No. 1 in The Associated Press preseason Top 25 men's basketball poll.

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Locke Officially Out Against Mississippi State

Posted: 10/28/2010 - University of Kentucky senior tailback Derrick Locke will not travel with the Kentucky football team to Starkville, Miss., for Kentucky’s battle with No. 23 Mississippi State on Saturday, head coach Joker Phillips announced Thursday.

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Super Saver Retired

Updated: 10/28/2010 - Kentucky Derby winner Super Saver has been retired due to a bone bruise. WinStar Farm racing manager Elliott Walden says concern over the bruise led to the decision to retire the 3-year-old colt, who romped through the slop under Calvin Borel to win the Run for the Roses

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UK sees improvement in student-athlete graduation rates

Posted: 10/27/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The NCAA’s annual graduation rates report was released Wednesday, featuring dramatic improvement by University of Kentucky student-athletes in the Federal Graduation Rate and the highest showing ever in the NCAA’s Graduation Success Rate.

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Locke likely out for Mississippi State game

Posted: 10/27/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Senior tailback Derrick Locke, who hoped to return from a shoulder injury and play this weekend against Mississippi State, did not participate in the University of Kentucky football practice Wednesday because of fatigue in his arm, Coach Joker Phillips said.

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Cats must stop MSU rushing attack

Posted: 10/27/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - When Kentucky defensive coordinator Steve Brown was asked if he's confident the Wildcats could stop Mississippi State's rushing attack on Saturday, he stammered a bit before answering.

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Bengals Jones out for rest of season

Posted: 10/26/2010 - Cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones will miss the rest of his comeback season with the Cincinnati Bengals because of a neck injury that might require surgery.

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Kentucky Football Tuesday Practice Report

Posted: 10/26/2010 - Kentucky is expected to return senior tailback Derrick Locke, who has missed the past two games with a severe shoulder stinger. Head coach Joker Phillips joked with reporters after practice that he ran a few routes with the offense because wide receivers Randall Cobb, Chris Matthews and La’Rod King all took decreased reps in practice Tuesday.

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Basketball Cats shine in Blue-White Scrimmage

Updated: 10/26/2010 - Brandon Knight scored 37 points Tuesday night to lead the Blue team past the White squad 101-74 in Kentucky's intrasquad scrimmage. (Post Game Notes Inside)

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Cats switching goals with 4 games left

Updated: 10/25/2010 - It's on to Plan B at Kentucky. Plan A - winning the SEC East - ended with a mistake-prone 44-31 loss to Georgia on Saturday, a game in which the Wildcats turned it over four times and once again fell into a massive first-half deficit from which they could not escape.

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Wizards ready to roll with Wall as point guard

Posted: 10/25/2010 - WASHINGTON - This Washington Wizards season ought to be all about newness and rebirth. No.1 overall pick John Wall appears to be everything advertised and more, a 20-year-old with a court presence and maturity beyond his years. New owner Ted Leonsis' energy and enthusiasm is infectious, and his willingness to connect with fans and respond to the most mundane of concerns is helping rebuild the franchise's tattered image.

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OSU suspends ex-Cat Pilgrim

Posted: 10/23/2010 - STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) - Oklahoma State has suspended forward Matt Pilgrim without giving a reason or a time frame for when he might return.

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Rondo saving money for "lockout"

Posted: 10/22/2010 - WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) - Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo says he's saving his money as if the lockout is going to happen. Reacting to NBA Commissioner David Stern's comments that he wants player salaries cut by one-third, Rondo said he wants to be prepared.

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Pearl's contract terminated after violations found

Posted: 10/22/2010 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - According to a letter from Tennessee officials notifying Bruce Pearl his contract would be terminated, the Volunteers coach told men's basketball recruits and their families that a visit to his home for a team cookout would be an NCAA violation.

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Cats, Dawgs eye wide open SEC East

Posted: 10/22/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Most seasons in the Southeastern Conference, having three losses before Halloween relegates a team to spoiler status. This isn't most seasons, at least not in the wide-open SEC East.

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Pitino, Cardinals rebranding program

Posted: 10/21/2010 - Following a difficult 18 months in which he acknowledged a brief sexual encounter in 2003 with a woman later convicted of trying to extort him for millions, Pitino is trying to rebrand both himself and his program.

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