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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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Ex-UK coach Guy Morriss involved in newspaper flap

Posted: 03/03/2010 - COMMERCE, Texas (AP) - Campus police say a college football coach in Texas is backing players who removed every campus newspaper because they contained an article about teammates getting arrested on drug charges.

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Kentucky's Wake-Up Call

Updated: 03/03/2010 - The dented but not broken Wildcats (27-2, 12-2 Southeastern Conference) are hoping to show the same kind of resilience as they try to bounce back from their second loss of the season and close in on Calipari's goal of a top seed in the NCAA tournament.

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Louisville Cardinals get beat down from Marquette

Posted: 03/03/2010 - Darius Johnson-Odom scored 22 points and Marquette used an 18-0 run straddling halftime to beat Louisville 69-48 on Tuesday night and improve its NCAA tournament hopes at the expense of another bubble team.

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Morehead State advances to OVC Final Four

Updated: 03/08/2010 - The Morehead State men’s basketball team soared to victory, 87-54, over the No.7 seeded Gamecocks of Jacksonville State in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament in Johnson Arena Tuesday night.

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EKU Colonels fall in first round of OVC tourney

Posted: 03/03/2010 - T.J. Marion scored 15 points and Eastern Illinois ran its winning streak to eight with a 68-61 victory over Eastern Kentucky in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament quarterfinals Tuesday night.

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KSU Thorobreds advance in SIAC tourney

Updated: 03/08/2010 - Alex Somerville connected made his second of two free throws to preserve # 9 seed Kentucky State 72-69 victory of # 8 seed LeMoyne-Owen in the first round of the 77th SIAC Men's Basketball Tournament. Games are played at Frank L. Forbes Arena on the campus of Morehouse College.

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UK Batcats improve to 6-0 with win over Morehead St.

Posted: 03/02/2010 - Behind a three-hit, two-homer performance from sophomore third baseman Andy Burns and the third save of the year from junior Matt Little, the No. 23 Kentucky Wildcats posted a 5-2 win over Morehead State, Tuesday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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UK sweeps SEC women's basketball honors

Updated: 03/08/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Continuing one of the best seasons in school history, the 19th-ranked Kentucky women’s basketball team has been awarded three major postseason honors, the conference office announced Tuesday. Junior forward Victoria Dunlap was named Southeastern Conference Player of the Year, freshman guard A’dia’ Mathies was named Freshman of the Year and head coach Matthew Mitchell was named Coach of the Year.

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UK Hoops Fall in Regular Season Finale

Posted: 02/28/2010 - Kentucky (23-6, 11-5) cut the lead to 48-43 with 5:41 left in the game, but Auburn followed with an 8-0 run. The Tigers led by as many as 15 with 14:20 left in the game.

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UK Baseball Sweeps Bowling Green

Updated: 02/28/2010 - Bisson led the charge for the Wildcats offensively, who fell in a 4-0 hole after the top of the second inning. UK rebounded with three runs in the bottom of the second to stay within striking distance, then utilized a four-run frame

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Canada Wins Gold in Hockey

Posted: 02/28/2010 - Crosby - hockey heir to Canada's own Great One, Wayne Gretzky - won it when he whipped a shot past U.S. goalie Ryan Miller 7:40 into overtime after the U.S. had tied it with 24.4 seconds left in regulation.

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Batcats take second straight over Bowling Green

Posted: 02/27/2010 - Sophomore leftfielder Chad Wright collected two hits, added two RBI and stole a base and freshman southpaw Taylor Rogers tossed six innings with only one run allowed, as the No. 29 Kentucky Wildcats posted a series-clinching 4-3 win over Bowling Green, Saturday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Eastern Kentucky topped by Murray St.

Posted: 02/27/2010 - B.J. Jenkins and Isaiah Canaan scored 22 points apiece to lead Murray State to an 88-74 win over Eastern Kentucky on Saturday night.

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Tennessee pulls upset, hands Kentucky second loss, 74-65

Updated: 03/08/2010 - J.P. Prince had 20 points and Scotty Hopson added 15 and No. 19 Tennessee withstood a late rally to upset No. 2 Kentucky 74-65 Saturday, handing the Wildcats just their second loss of the season. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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