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Micah Johnson named SEC Defensive Player of the Week

Updated: 10/19/2009 - Linebacker Micah Johnson has been named the Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office has announced. Johnson claimed 14 tackles in Saturday’s 21-14 win at Auburn, sharing game-high honors with teammate Danny Trevathan. Johnson also had a tackle for loss during the game.

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Brooks says Newton likely starter Saturday

Updated: 10/19/2009 - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks says freshman quarterback Morgan Newton will likely start his second straight game Saturday against Louisiana-Monroe following the Wildcats' first victory over Auburn in 43 years.

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Brooks not naming starting QB for UL-Monroe

Updated: 10/18/2009 - Kentucky's win against Auburn didn't solve the Wildcats' quarterback competition. True freshman Morgan Newton, back-up Will Fidler and receiver Randall Cobb - who led the Wildcat formation - all scored touchdowns in Kentucky's 21-14 win Saturday at Auburn, but coach Rich Brooks said none of them performed well enough to be named the starter ahead of Saturdays game against Louisiana-Monroe.

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UConn player dies after win over UofL

Posted: 10/18/2009 - A University of Connecticut football player died Sunday following an on-campus stabbing, hours after the team's victory over Louisville.

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Cats Run Over Auburn, 21-14

Updated: 10/18/2009 - Randall Cobb scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 4-yard run with 3:17 to play as Kentucky came from behind to defeat Auburn 21-14 Saturday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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EKU enjoys homecoming win over UT-Martin

Posted: 10/17/2009 - RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University football team intercepted four passes on the way to a 31-25 win over UT Martin on Homecoming today at Roy Kidd Stadium. Sophomores Jeremy Caldwell and Patrick McClellan both picked off two passes for the No. 23 Colonels (4-2, 4-1 OVC).

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Morehead falls on the road

Posted: 10/17/2009 - JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Josh McGregor threw four touchdown and Jacksonville defeated Morehead State 39-0 on Saturday.

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High School Football: Week 9 Scores

Posted: 10/16/2009 - Week 9 of the High School Football season is in the books as Boyle County keeps rolling handing West Jessamine their first loss of the season 47-0 in our Friday Night Flights game of the week.

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Big Blue Madness, Calipari Huge Success

Posted: 10/16/2009 - On a stage befitting a rock star, John Calipari got his first taste of a packed house at Rupp Arena on Friday night and promised to return Kentucky basketball to "its rightful place at the top of the mountain."

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Bengals' Blackout Lifted

Posted: 10/16/2009 - CINCINNATI (AP) - The Bengals have avoided a local television blackout for their game against the Houston Texans - with an assist from Motorola and receiver Chad Ochocinco.

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EKU unveils All-Century football team

Posted: 10/16/2009 - RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University athletics department unveiled its All-Century Football Team at a luncheon Friday in the Moberly Building. More than 200 people attended the event, including 12 of the 24 players and the coach selected to the prestigious team.

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Former MSU All-American Passes Away

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Morehead State Hall of Fame member and former basketball standout Leonard Coulter passed away Wednesday.

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Calipari, UK players meet media

Posted: 10/15/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - John Calipari says the buildup to his first season as Kentucky's basketball coach has been a lot like a candidate waiting for election day. Win or lose, he wants to get started.

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UK's Corey Peters earns SEC honors

Updated: 10/12/2009 - Kentucky defensive tackle Corey Peters is the SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week after a stanout effort Saturday at South Carolina.

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Two Louisville players arrested

Updated: 10/11/2009 - Two projected starters for Louisville's basketball team were released from jail Sunday after being arrested the night before on misdemeanor charges of resisting law enforcement in southern Indiana.

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Hartline has MRI, Brooks not optimistic

Updated: 10/11/2009 - Junior quarterback Mike Hartline has undergone an MRI test, the results of which will be evaluated Monday, Coach Rich Brooks announced during his Sunday afternoon teleconference. Brooks expects that the medical staff will find an injury to the medial collateral ligament in Hartline’s left knee, with also the possibility of injury to the cartilage and the anterior cruciate ligament. If the injury is limited to the MCL, Brooks estimated that Hartline would miss two-to-four weeks. Hartline could miss the remainder of the 2009 season if there is additional injury.

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Cats fall in Columbia, 28-26

Updated: 10/11/2009 - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Stephen Garcia threw for three touchdowns and ran for another and No. 25 South Carolina stopped a potential tying two-point conversion in the fourth quarter to beat Kentucky 28-26 on Saturday, keeping coach Steve Spurrier a perfect 17-0 against the Wildcats. (Stats Inside)

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Hartline injures left knee, leaves game

Updated: 10/10/2009 - COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Kentucky quarterback Mike Hartline left the game against No. 25 South Carolina after spraining his left knee in the third quarter.

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