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UK says Wall cleared to play

Updated: 10/30/2009 - UK announced Friday night that the NCAA has cleared John Wall to play this season, with some stipulations. Questions had been raised about his status because his former coach was a certified agent.

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Patterson & Wall On Preseason Watch List

Posted: 10/30/2009 - Junior Patrick Patterson and freshman John Wall were both named to the Naismith Preseason Watch list as announced by the Atlanta Tip-Off Club.

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Morehead and Murray Share Pre-Season Top Spot in OVC

Posted: 10/30/2009 - MOREHEAD, Ky.—Morehead State men's basketball has been chosen as Ohio Valley Conference preseason co-champions and Eagle junior Kenneth Faried has been selected as the OVC Preseason Player of the Year. MSU senior Maze Stallworth joined Faried as a preseason All-OVC selection.

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SEC will fine and suspend coaches for public criticism of officials

Posted: 10/30/2009 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Oct. 30, 2009) - In a unanimous vote of the Southeastern Conference’s Athletic Directors and with the full support of the Conference’s twelve Presidents and Chancellors, all violations of SEC Bylaw 10.5.4 will be enforced by suspensions and fines, effective immediately.

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UK, MSU taking same paths in rugged SEC

Updated: 10/30/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky and Mississippi State have spent the last few years bumping into each other while knocking against the glass ceiling at the top of the Southeastern Conference.

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Wall heats up Blue-White, but elgibility status still unclear

Posted: 10/29/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- John Wall took off on two feet, pulled his left arm behind his head and threw down a tomahawk dunk. Moments later, the Kentucky freshman point guard took an inbounds pass and beat everybody down the court for a layup.

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Colonels picked to finish 5th in OVC

Updated: 11/11/2009 - RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team was picked to finish fifth out of 10 teams in the 2009-10 preseason Ohio Valley Conference poll conducted by a vote of OVC head men’s basketball coaches and sports information directors. Meanwhile, junior guard Justin Stommes was named to the preseason all-conference team.

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Wildcats Start Season 4th & 5th In Top 25 Polls

Updated: 10/29/2009 - Kentucky receives 3 first place votes and will start the season 4th in the Associated Press Top 25. The Cats are picked to start the season 5th in the ESPN/USA Today Top 25. (Complete AP Poll Inside)

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Micah Johnson Probable, Lindley Doubtful For Mississippi State

Posted: 10/29/2009 - Linebacker Micah Johnson and defensive tackle Shane McCord are expected to be available for Saturday’s game against Mississippi State but cornerback Trevard Lindley remains doubtful to participate, Coach Rich Brooks said after practice Thursday morning.

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Pitino, Cardinals Slip By Georgetown College In Exhibition

Updated: 12/09/2009 - Samardo Samuels scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds and Kyle Kuric added 15 points to lead the University of Louisville to an 80-68 victory over Georgetown College in an exhibition game Wednesday.

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Cats Impressive In Blue-White Scrimmage, Wall Steals The Show

Updated: 10/28/2009 - Wall and the rest of the new-look Wildcats gave their coach plenty of fodder. Wall delivered a handful of highlight reel plays, forward Patrick Patterson displayed a new 3-point stroke and freshman point guard Eric Bledsoe shined while playing alongside his more ballyhooed classmate.

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Bengals Palmer AFC Player of the Week

Posted: 10/28/2009 - Bengals QB Carson Palmer, continuing his successful comeback after missing 12 games with an elbow injury in 2008, was named today by the NFL as AFC Offensive Player of the Week.

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Cats want to hold workout in Freedom Hall

Posted: 10/27/2009 - 27 SportsFirst has learned that UK coach John Calipari hopes to practice his first Wildcats team in Louisville's Freedom Hall on Sunday.

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UK president addresses John Wall's eligibilty issue

Posted: 10/27/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - University of Kentucky president Lee Todd says he has no problem with the way the school has handled the investigation into freshman point guard John Wall's eligibility.

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UK Approves New "Wildcat Coal Lodge"

Posted: 10/27/2009 - University of Kentucky officials have approved the name of a new residence hall for the University of Kentucky men's basketball team.

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Big Blue Madness goes global

Posted: 10/27/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct 27, 2009) - When the University of Kentucky announced the theme of the annual Big Blue Madness as "Blue All Around You," they meant it literally. Today, UK Athletics announced a never done before recap of the event - translated into eight (yes eight) different languages and posted it online at www.kentuckywildcats.tv.

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Brooks: "We don't have black jerseys"

Posted: 10/27/2009 - During Rich Brooks' weekly news conference on Monday, several Wildcat players were asked about Saturday's scheduled "blackout." More than a few expressed an interest in wearing black uniforms against Mississippi State.

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Kentucky Horsemen Cease Operations

Updated: 10/27/2009 - The Kentucky Horsemen announcing Monday evening they will not compete in 2010. General Manager Matt DiLorenzo said after numerous conversations with the Chairman of the Board, it was decided all operations will stop.

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Injuries mount for Cats

Updated: 10/26/2009 - Rich Brooks took a sip of water, cleared his throat and tried to laugh when was asked if he was going to be able to take the field Saturday when Kentucky hosts Mississippi State. "Yeah, I'll play," the decidedly under-the-weather coach said with a rasp. The Wildcats can use any body they can throw out there now. Cornerback Trevard Lindley, linebacker Micah Johnson, quarterback Mike Hartline and running back Derrick Locke - all starters - are dealing with injuries.

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