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Meeks Scores A Game High 29 Points In Bucks Loss

Posted: 07/16/2009 - A close game throughout, the Bucks led with as few as 15.1 seconds to play when Jodie Meeks scored a quick four points, connecting on a free-throw and then draining a fade-away three-pointer to give Milwaukee a one-point lead, 83-82.

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Antoine Walker out of jail, playing golf

Updated: 07/18/2009 - Former NBA all-star Antoine Walker is playing golf this weekend in northern Nevada before a scheduled court date Monday in Las Vegas in a case involving an $822,500 gambling debt.

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Mr. Jarmon goes to Washington in NFL supplemental draft

Updated: 07/16/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Kentucky defensive end Jeremy Jarmon was selected by the Washington Redskins in the third round of the National Football League supplemental draft on Thursday, according to the team’s website.

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Six Wildcats selected for coaches' preseason All-SEC team

Posted: 07/16/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Six Kentucky players were voted to the Preseason All-Southeastern Conference Team selected by the league coaches, including cornerback Trevard Lindley, linebacker Micah Johnson, quarterback Mike Hartline, offensive tackle Zipp Duncan, center Jorge Gonzalez and defensive tackle Corey Peters.

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Scratched Derby favorite at center of lawsuit

Posted: 07/16/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A group that owns a share of one-time Kentucky Derby favorite I Want Revenge has sued the colt's other owner, claiming he didn't disclose an injury that caused the horse to scratch the morning of the race.

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South Alabama eyes former Wildcat QB

Posted: 07/15/2009 - The University of South Alabama's search to replace retiring athletic director Joe Gottfried will continue with Coppin State AD Derrick Ramsey scheduled to receive an on-campus interview.

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Former Wildcat Pope joins Georgia staff

Posted: 07/15/2009 - ATHENS ----- University of Georgia basketball coach Mark Fox on Tuesday announced the completion of his first Bulldog staff with the hiring of three new support personnel: Director of Basketball Operations Kent Davison; Operations Coordinator Mark Pope and Graduate Assistant Todd Okeson.

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Rachel will run against the boys

Posted: 07/14/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Preakness-winning filly Rachel Alexandra will run against the boys again in the $1 million Haskell Invitational on Aug. 2 at New Jersey's Monmouth Park.

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State agrees to help UK in its fight with former coach

Posted: 07/14/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The University of Kentucky says it needs lawyers who can practice in Texas in its fight with former men's basketball coach Billy Gillispie, and a state legislative panel has agreed to spend up to $100,000 to help with the bill.

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UK's Peters runner-up for Emmitt Smith award

Posted: 07/14/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky defensive lineman Corey Peters never thought he would be mentioned in the same sentence as the legendary Emmitt Smith.

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Perry back at British Open

Posted: 07/14/2009 - TURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) - Kenny Perry wants to make one thing clear: He's got nothing against the British Open. The 48-year-old American is back at golf's oldest major championship after skipping it last year, a scheduling decision he made early on because he felt it gave him the best chance to play for the U.S. Ryder Cup team in his native Kentucky.

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Meeks making most of summer league play

Posted: 07/14/2009 - Friday night, while all eyes were on Brandon Jennings during the U.S. pro debut of the most talked-about prospect in last month's NBA draft, Jodie Meeks flew under the radar.

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Miller, Mack bring gold back to Bluegrass

Posted: 07/13/2009 - Jamie Dixon, Matt Painter and Chris Lowery wore their gold medals around their necks Saturday night in Auckland, New Zealand. They had them on as they made their way to the airport for the return trip back to the United States on Sunday.

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Rachel Alexandra solid workout at Saratoga

Updated: 07/13/2009 - Preakness-winning filly Rachel Alexandra put in another solid workout at Saratoga Race Course, although it's still not clear when she'll next race. Rachel Alexandra worked five furlongs in 1:01.38 on Monday.

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Jay Bruce to miss 6-8 weeks

Updated: 07/13/2009 - The Cincinnati Reds say outfielder Jay Bruce's broken right wrist shows no damage to tendons or ligaments, but he is expected to be out for six to eight weeks.

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Gay's 100 fastest this year

Posted: 07/11/2009 - Lexington's Tyson Gay scorched to victory in the 100m on Friday in 9.77sec, leaving fierce rival Asafa Powell in his wake as he set the fastest time of the year at the Rome Golden League meeting.

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Arroyo Shuts Out Mets

Posted: 07/10/2009 - NEW YORK (AP) - Bronson Arroyo became the latest struggling pitcher to overwhelm the New York Mets.

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Future Wildcat wins Marion Miley

Posted: 07/10/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. — Future Wildcat Betsie Johnson won first place at the Marion Miley Invitational, recording a 140 (71, 69) on Friday at the Lexington Country Club, while Kentucky sophomore Ashlee Rose took home second place with a 148 (72, 76).

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UK's Mitchell, wife host cooking show at Fayette Mall

Posted: 07/10/2009 - Lexington, KY – Move over, Emeril! UK Hoops' head coach Matthew Mitchell and his wife Jenna, are bringing a live edition of the popular coach's show segment "The Coach's Kitchen" to Lexington's Fayette Mall. The second of five events geared toward the drive for 5,000 new season ticket holders will take place on Saturday, July 18, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET.

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"Pioneer Of The Nile" Is Retired

Posted: 07/09/2009 - Kentucky Derby runner-up Pioneerof the Nile has been retired with a soft-tissue injury in his left front leg.

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Travis Ford Confirms Matt Pilgrim Signing

Posted: 07/09/2009 - Oklahoma State basketball coach Travis Ford says Kentucky transfer Matt Pilgrim has signed a financial aid agreement to play for the Cowboys.

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Keeneland trims purses for fall stakes

Updated: 07/09/2009 - Keeneland Race Course has trimmed purses for seven stakes races during the 2009 Fall Meet due to the economic downturn. The Thoroughbred Club of America, Woodford, Bourbon, Perryville, Bryan Station, Sycamore and Rood & Riddle Dowager races have had their purses cut by a combined $275,000.

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