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Marion Co. ousted from Girls Sweet 16

Posted: 03/10/2010 - BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Ellen Sholtes scored a team-high 16 points to help No. 6 Mercy upset No. 1 Marion County in the first round of the Sweet 16 girls' basketball state tournament in Bowling Green.

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UK the heavy favorite to win the SEC Tournament

Updated: 03/11/2010 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Maybe Kentucky coach John Calipari wants to ease the pressure on his young Wildcats. He's busy talking about playing for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament, though ending a drought with Kentucky's first Southeastern Conference tournament title since 2004 would a big deal, too.

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More awards roll in for Wildcats

Updated: 03/11/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The postseason awards continue to roll in for the Wildcats, as UK received more honors from various national entities. UK freshman John Wall has been named U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) District IV Player of the Year as announced by the organization on Tuesday.

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UK football hosts Pro Day

Updated: 03/10/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 2009 and 2010 Kentucky football seniors put their physical abilities on display Wednesday morning at the annual “Pro Day” workouts for professional scouts.

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Boys Sweet 16 is set with region champs crowned

Updated: 03/10/2010 - The Boys Sweet 16 field was set as the final 9 region championships took place tonight. Scott County wins big over Lafayette 76-50. Gelawn Guyn led the way with 18 points and was named MVP. (Scores & Tourney Times Inside)

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#22 UK Batcats take down Evansville 7-1

Posted: 03/09/2010 - Andy Burns hit his fourth homer of the year and right-hander Nick Kennedy tossed three shutout innings for the save in his first appearance of the season, leading the 22nd-ranked Kentucky baseball team to a 7-1 win over Evansville, Tuesday evening at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Georgetown College wins Mid South Conference tournament

Posted: 03/07/2010 - Georgetown College survived a career high by Mid-South Conference player of the year Nestor Colmenares to knock off Campbellsville University 64-61 and win the league tournament title and automatic bid on Sunday afternoon at the Frankfort Convention Center.

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No. 3 Kentucky wins regular season finale, 74-66 over Florida

Updated: 03/09/2010 - Darius Miller and Eric Bledsoe had 14 points apiece and No. 3 Kentucky withstood a Florida comeback with a 74-66 victory Sunday, completing an 18-0 home season and likely cementing its hold on a top seed in the NCAA tournament. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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KHSAA Boys & Girls Region Scores

Posted: 03/06/2010 - The girls sweet 16 is set with regions champions crowned on Saturday, while a number of boys region semi-finals game took place. (All Your Scores Inside)

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Morehead State falls in OVC Championship

Posted: 03/06/2010 - Isaiah Canaan came off the bench and scored 16 points, and Murray State earned its 14th trip to the NCAA tournament by beating Morehead State 62-51 Saturday night for the Racers' 14th Ohio Valley Conference tournament championship.

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UK Hoops advances to SEC title game, will take on Tennessee

Updated: 03/06/2010 - Kentucky rallied after trailing by 14 points in the second half to beat Mississippi State 76-65 on Saturday night, advancing to only its second Southeastern Conference tournament title game. (Post Games Notes Inside)

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UK outright SEC Champs, as Vandy falls at home

Updated: 03/06/2010 - Devan Downey hit a 3-pointer with 1:48 left to break a tie at 69, and South Carolina held on to upset No. 13 Vanderbilt 77-73 on Saturday in its regular season finale.

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Louisville rocks Orangemen in final game at Freedom Hall

Posted: 03/06/2010 - Louisville gave Freedom Hall a memorable send-off. Kyle Kuric scored all of his career-high 22 points in the second half and the Cardinals upset No. 1 Syracuse 78-68 on Saturday, providing one last highlight at their 54-year-old home.

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Morehead State advances to OVC title game

Updated: 03/08/2010 - Second-seeded Morehead State men’s basketball used a stifling defense and prolific first-half perimeter shooting to soar past sixth-seeded Tennessee Tech, 76-47 in the Ohio Valley Conference semifinal at Bridgestone Arena.

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Wall one of six for Cousy Award

Updated: 03/08/2010 - SPRINGFIELD, MASS. - MARCH 5, 2010 – The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame today announced the final six candidates in consideration for the 2010 Bob Cousy Award presented by The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. This annual award is given to college basketball’s top point guard and is named after Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtics guard Bob Cousy.

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Morehead States Faried tabbed OVC player of the year

Posted: 03/04/2010 - Morehead State University junior center Kenneth Faried was tabbed both the 2009-10 Ohio Valley Conference Player and Defensive Player of the Year as announced by the Conference on Thursday

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UK Hoops team will face Auburn in SEC quarterfinals

Updated: 03/08/2010 - The 19th-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team will face 10th-seeded Auburn in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference Tournament Friday, March 5. It marks the Cats’ third game against Auburn this season, including the second meeting in less than a week.

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Bengals Release Receiver Coles

Posted: 03/04/2010 - The Bengals released receiver Laveranues Coles on Thursday, exactly one year after they signed him to a four-year deal hoping he could replace T.J. Houshmandzadeh.

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Ex-Wildcat Webb not pleased with rehab

Posted: 03/04/2010 - TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona Diamondbacks ace Brandon Webb says he felt 'stagnant' in his latest bullpen session and is impatient with himself for not having mustered much intensity in his rehabilitation.

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Kentucky bounces back against Georgia, 80-68

Updated: 03/08/2010 - John Wall had 24 points and No. 3 Kentucky clinched at least a share of the Southeastern Conference regular-season championship by beating Georgia 80-68 on Wednesday night.

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