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Jordan Blann Wins State Amateur Golf Tourney

Updated: 02/05/2010 - After shooting an opening round five-under par 67, Kentucky senior golfer Jordan Blann shot a two-under par 70, totaling a 137 for the 36-hole tournament to claim the AT&T Kentucky State Amateur Championship, Friday afternoon at Champion Trace Golf Club.

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Three Football Wildcats Leave Team

Updated: 06/12/2009 - Wide receiver E.J. Adams, and tight ends Chris Cessna and DeAunte Mason have left the University of Kentucky football team, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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UT's Tyler Smith Opts Out Of NBA Draft

Posted: 06/11/2009 - University of Tennessee rising senior Tyler Smith announced today he's returning for his final year of eligibility with the Vols.

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Alabama Placed On Three Year Probation

Posted: 06/11/2009 - The NCAA has placed Alabama's football program and 15 other of the school's athletic teams on three years probation for major violations due to misuse of free textbooks.

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Galloway & Pilgrim Will Not Return Next Season

Updated: 06/11/2009 - Three different sources have confirmed with 27 Sportsfirst that guard Kevin Galloway and forward Matt Pilgrim will not return next season, lowering Kentucky,s scholarship number to the maximum of 13.

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Willard Reunited With Pitino

Posted: 06/10/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville has hired Holy Cross head basketball coach Ralph Willard as "associate coach" to Rick Pitino.

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Two more Wildcats taken in MLB Draft

Posted: 06/10/2009 - SECAUCUS, N.J. -- Kentucky senior southpaw Chris Rusin was selected with the 140th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2009 MLB Draft by the Chicago Cubs, it was announced Wednesday. Chris Wade has been selected 338th overall in the 2009 MLB Draft, going to the Florida Marlins in the 11th round, it was announced Wednesday afternoon.

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UK's Paxton Selected In First Round Of MLB Draft

Posted: 06/09/2009 - Kentucky junior left-handed pitcher James Paxton has been selected in the supplemental first round of the 2009 MLB Draft by the Toronto Blue Jays with the 37th overall pick, it was announced at the MLB Network Studio 42 Tuesday night.

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Belmont runner-up Dunkirk undergoes surgery

Posted: 06/09/2009 - NEW YORK (AP) - Belmont Stakes runner-up Dunkirk has had surgery for a leg injury but is expected to return to racing as early as this fall.

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EKU announces 2009 athletic Hall of Fame

Posted: 06/09/2009 - RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University Athletics Hall of Fame 2009 induction class features six distinguished individuals and the first-ever Team of Distinction. The class will be enshrined in the historic Keen Johnson Building on Friday, October 30.

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Holmes qualifies for U.S. Open

Updated: 06/09/2009 - Kentuckian J.B. Holmes was among those who qualified Monday to play in next week's U.S. Open Championship at Bethpage Black. Holmes shot 134 for 36 holes in Columbus, Ohio. Others qualifying in Columbus included David Duval and Tom Lehman.

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Three Legends, pitching coach named to SAL All-Stars

Updated: 06/08/2009 - Three Lexington Legends players -- pitchers Robert Bono and Ross Seaton and third baseman Ebert Rosario -- have been named to the South Atlantic League Southern Division All-Star team. The 50th SAL All-Star game will be played at Appalachian Power Park in Charleston, West Virginia June 23.

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Kelley named coach at West Jessamine

Updated: 06/08/2009 - Damon Kelley lost his job as basketball coach at Lafayette High School at the end of last season, he was introduced as the new coach at West Jessamine High School Sunday.

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A Different "Bird" Wins The Belmont Stakes

Posted: 06/06/2009 - Summer Bird has won the Belmont Stakes, rallying past Mine That Bird to spoil jockey Calvin Borel's attempt at winning all three legs of the Triple Crown.

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NCAA meets with Memphis about allegations

Updated: 06/06/2009 - INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA has concluded a meeting with Memphis officials to discuss major violations and the school must now wait at least six weeks for a ruling on whether its 38 wins from the 2007-08 season will count.

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Another former Memphis player questioned about entrance exam

Posted: 06/05/2009 - ATLANTA (AP) - Robert Dozier is the second men's basketball player who starred on the Memphis team that made it to the 2008 championship game to have questions arise about his entrance exams. University officials already were preparing for an NCAA hearing Saturday to answer charges that a former player, believed to Derrick Rose, cheated on his SAT exam.

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Lawyer asks for delay in Pitino extortion trial

Posted: 06/04/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The lawyer for a woman accused of trying to extort millions of dollars from Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino has asked a federal judge to delay her trial.

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Bills invite Holland, Jr. to workout

Posted: 06/04/2009 - Former Perry Co. Central star Allan Holland, Jr. has accepted an invitation from the Buffalo Bills to attend a workout later this month at the team's practice facility.

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UK Fans Want Recruiting Results, Without the Mess

Updated: 06/04/2009 - No matter what his level of culpability within the current investigation at his former school, John Calipari’s reputation always will precede him. And that bothers a faction of Kentucky fans.

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