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Meeks traded to 76ers

Updated: 02/18/2010 - A person with direct knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that Milwaukee has agreed to a deal with the Philadelphia 76ers that would bring guard Royal Ivey back to the Bucks and send rookie Jodie Meeks to Philadelphia.

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Billy Gillispie is ready to resume his career

Updated: 02/17/2010 - Billy Gillispie began to receive calls and text messages not long after then-No. 1 Kentucky lost its first game of the season at South Carolina three weeks ago. All were in the same context, speculating that Gillispie was snickering that the team from the university that had fired him less than a year ago had tumbled from its perch as the top-ranked team in college basketball. Gillispie was surprised at the perception.

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Tiger Woods to end silence Friday

Posted: 02/17/2010 - Tiger Woods will end nearly three months of silence Friday when he speaks publicly for the first time since his middle-of-the-night car accident sparked stunning revelations of infidelity.

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Kentucky holds off Miss State in overtime, 81-75

Updated: 02/17/2010 - John Wall scored 18 points, including five in overtime, and came within two assists of a triple-double to lead No. 2 Kentucky to an 81-75 victory over Mississippi State on Tuesday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Lexington Catholic announces agreement with FCPS

Posted: 02/16/2010 - Lexington Catholic put out an email to parents Tuesday that an agreement has been reached with Fayette County Public to resume athletic competition with the 2010-2011 school year.

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Wall, Cousins finalists for Oscar Robertson Trophy

Posted: 02/16/2010 - STARKVILLE, MS – The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has announced that UK freshmen DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall were finalists for the 2010 Oscar Robertson Trophy, to be presented to the association's national player of the year.

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Sean Sutton enters not guilty plea

Updated: 02/16/2010 - Former Oklahoma State basketball coach Sean Sutton has pleaded not guilty to four felony counts. Sutton's attorney, Trace Morgan, entered the plea Tuesday during a hearing in Payne County District Court. Morgan told the judge that Sutton was in a treatment center in Tulsa and could not appear.

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Cousins gets calls, Varnado next

Updated: 02/15/2010 - If the way he handled Mississippi State fans is any indication, DeMarcus Cousins is more than ready to face Jarvis Varnado. After some Mississippi State fans got hold of Cousins' phone number, the Kentucky center received hundreds of calls and text messages ahead of Tuesday's game.

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Wall Named SEC Freshman of the Week

Posted: 02/15/2010 - Wall, a 6-4 guard from Raleigh, N.C., averaged 23.0 points, 7.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists in wins over Alabama and No. 12 Tennessee.

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J.B. Holmes ties for 2nd at Pebble Beach

Updated: 02/15/2010 - Former University of Kentucky men’s golf standout J.B. Holmes continued his hot start to the 2010 season by finishing tied for second at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Tournament with an overall score of 15-under-par on Sunday.

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UK Hoops win streak ends at Vandy

Updated: 02/14/2010 - Jence Rhoads scored 18 of her career-high 25 points in the second half to help Vanderbilt beat 17th-ranked Kentucky 68-55 on Sunday. Meredith Marsh added 11 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, for the Commodores (18-7, 7-5 Southeastern Conference). Lauren Lueders had 10 points, making three 3-pointers.

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Cards Upset Syracuse 66-60

Updated: 02/14/2010 - Samardo Samuels scored all eight of his points during a late surge and Jerry Smith sank a pair of clutch free throws with 17.8 seconds left and Louisville rallied past No. 2 Syracuse 66-60 on Sunday. Syracuse (24-2, 11-2 Big East), which held off Connecticut 72-67 on Wednesday night after squandering a 16-point lead in the second half, had won 11 straight since a loss to Pittsburgh.

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No. 3 Kentucky beats No. 12 Tennessee 73-62

Posted: 02/13/2010 - John Wall had 24 points - one short of his career high - and Eric Bledsoe added 16 as No. 3 Kentucky fought off No. 12 Tennessee for a 73-62 victory Saturday night.

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ESPN GameDay rocks Rupp Arena with record crowd

Updated: 02/13/2010 - A record crowd of 22,144 fans showed up at Rupp Arena for ESPN College GameDay show, shattering the record set two weeks ago of 8,159 set at Kansas State.

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UK Women Ready For Showdown Against Vanderbilt

Posted: 02/13/2010 - The No. 17/16 UK Hoops team takes its school-record eight-game Southeastern Conference win streak to Nashville, Tenn., when it faces No. 22 Vanderbilt Sunday, Feb. 14 at 6 p.m. EST in Memorial Gym.

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Calipari delivers hope to gravely ill Indiana boy

Updated: 02/12/2010 - Kevin Massey loves the Kentucky Wildcats. Has all his young life. The only problem with Kevin's affinity for the the Big Blue is that he lives deep in the heart of IU country.

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UK Hoops keeps rolling, 64-48 over Georgia

Posted: 02/11/2010 - A'dia Mathis and Amani Franklin each scored 15 points, and No. 17 Kentucky pushed its home winning streak to 16 games with a 64-48 victory over No. 19 Georgia on Thursday night.

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Pitino, Cards fall hard at St. John's, 74-55

Posted: 02/11/2010 - D.J. Kennedy scored 15 points, Justin Burrell matched his season high with 14 and St. John's snapped a five-game losing streak with a 74-55 victory over Louisville on Thursday night.

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Langfels tabbed OVC Preseason Player of the Year

Posted: 02/11/2010 - BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Eastern Kentucky University junior third baseman Jayson Langfels has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Preseason Co-Player of the Year along with Morehead State senior shortstop Drew Lee in a vote of conference head baseball coaches. Langfels won the OVC batting crown with a .441 batting average and led the country with 1.67 RBI per game in 2009.

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