Posted: 07/18/2010 - John Wall does it again!
Posted: 07/18/2010 - John Wall does it again!
Posted: 07/18/2010 - Big Cuz gets his first big NBA honor!
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.
Posted: 07/17/2010 - Sophomore third baseman Andy Burns is leaving the UK baseball program.
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.
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.
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.
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."
Posted: 07/15/2010 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Rajon Rondo could play for the United States after all.
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.
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.
Posted: 07/14/2010 - Knight Claims Top Prep Prize!
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.
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.
Updated: 07/13/2010 - HOUSTON (AP) - The Houston Rockets have reached a deal with its top draft pick, forward Patrick Patterson of Kentucky.
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
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.
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.
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.
Posted: 07/12/2010 - The NCAA is looking at whether to ban scholarship offers to recruits before July 1 in the summer between their junior and senior years in high school.
Posted: 07/11/2010 - John Wall makes his NBA debut!
Posted: 07/10/2010 - Allen Edwards now at WKU.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - Two Tennessee players were charged in an early morning bar brawl that left an off-duty police officer who tried to break up the fight knocked unconscious, and more could be facing charges, police said Friday.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - Former Kentucky first-team All-American centerfielder Collin Cowgill, a native of Lexington, Ky., and member of the Mobile BayBears of the double A Southern League, has been added to the South Division All-Star team and will play in the Southern League All-Star Game in Huntsville, Ala., on Monday.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - The Washington Wizards rookie point guard was held out of practice Friday morning with a groin injury from Thursday night's session.