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General Quarters Pulls Upset At Blue Grass Stakes

Posted: 04/11/2009 - The 3-year-old colt overtook pacesetter Join in the Dance at the top of the stretch, then held off favorite Hold Me Back by 1½ lengths to win the $750,000 Blue Grass Stakes on Saturday at Keeneland.

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UK Football Holds First Scrimmage

Posted: 04/11/2009 - The Kentucky football team held its first major scrimmage of 2009 spring practice Saturday morning at Commonwealth Stadium, with the defense strong early in the scrimmage and the offense rallying in the latter stages.

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UK Hoops Releases Brittany Edelen

Updated: 04/10/2009 - University of Kentucky women’s basketball coach Matthew Mitchell confirmed Friday afternoon that junior Brittany Edelen has been released from her scholarship.

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Horn denies talking to Xavier

Posted: 04/10/2009 - COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina basketball coach Darrin Horn says he hasn't spoken to any other schools about their coaching jobs.

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Former Wildcat Mike Casey dies

Posted: 04/10/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky basketball player Mike Casey died at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn. He was 60.

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"Informed Decision" Wins Thursday Keeneland Feature

Posted: 04/09/2009 - Informed Decision's trainer and jockey thought she had a chance to win the $300,000 Vinery Madison Stakes, at least until they saw heavy favorite Ventura charge from the outside to pull ahead in the stretch.

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Western Kentucky Tops The Wildcats On The Diamond

Posted: 04/08/2009 - Sophomore southpaw Logan Darnell’s balk in the top of the eighth inning forced home the go-ahead run – part of four runs scored off the Kentucky bullpen in the eighth – as the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers secured a 10-9, come-from-behind win over the Kentucky Wildcats, on Wednesday evening at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Calipari Has Hired Three Assistants

Posted: 04/08/2009 - Former Memphis assistants John Robic and Orlando Antigua and Memphis director of basketball operations Rod Strickland have been hired to help Calipari rebuild the Wildcats.

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Spring Football Practice Report: 4-08-09

Posted: 04/08/2009 - The Kentucky defensive line went from dormant to dominant during a mini-scrimmage at the end of Wednesday morning’s practice at the Nutter Training Center.

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Daniel Orton Has Not Asked To Be Released

Updated: 04/09/2009 - A number of media outlets have reported that Daniel Orton has asked for his release from his national letter of intent with Kentucky, but 27 Sportsfirst has talked with Orton's father Larry and he says it's a lie.

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Louisville Falls In Womens National TItle Game

Posted: 04/07/2009 - Tina Charles had 25 points and grabbed 19 rebounds Tuesday night as UConn routed Louisville 76-54 and captured the Huskies' sixth national championship.

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UK's Jarmon on Lott Trophy Watch List

Posted: 04/07/2009 - Kentucky senior defensive end Jeremy Jarmon has been named to the 2009 Lott Trophy Watch List, it was announced today by Ronnie Lott at a luncheon in Newport Beach, Ca.

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Meeks To Enter Draft, Will Not Hire Agent

Updated: 04/09/2009 - Kentucky junior Jodie Meeks will submit his name to the National Basketball Association for its June draft, but will not hire an agent, leaving open the possibility to return to Kentucky next season.

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Quality Road Suffers Quarter Crack, Derby Status In Doubt

Updated: 04/06/2009 - Quality Road has a quarter crack in his right hind hoof, putting in doubt his status for the Kentucky Derby on May 2. The Daily Racing Form reported on its Web site Monday that the Florida Derby winner galloped at Belmont Park and came back to the barn with blood dripping from his foot.

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Memphis Hires Assistant Josh Pastner

Updated: 04/06/2009 - Memphis has hired assistant coach Josh Pastner as successor to coach John Calipari. Memphis athletics spokesman Bob Winn says the school will hold a news conference at noon Central Tuesday to introduce Pastner as the next head coach.

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Crawford To Finish Season With Knicks

Updated: 04/06/2009 - The New York Knicks have signed guard Joe Crawford through the remainder of the season. The 6-foot-5 Crawford has been with the Knicks on a 10-day contract and has yet to appear in a game.

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Holmes Falls To Casey In Playoff, Denied Spot In Masters

Updated: 04/06/2009 - Paul Casey finally considers himself one of the world's top golfers, just in time for the Masters. Casey won the Shell Houston Open on Sunday for his first PGA Tour victory, beating J.B. Holmes with a bogey on the first playoff hole. The 31-year-old Englishman has nine international victories since 2001, but had never won in the United States. The victory boosted Casey from No. 12 to No. 6 in the world rankings, a career high.

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Ole Miss Sweeps Cats Behind Bittle

Updated: 04/05/2009 - Ole Miss All-American pitcher Scott Bittle retired the first 14 Kentucky hitters he faced, hurling a complete-game nine inning shutout, striking out a career-high 13 without issuing a walk, allowing only three hits, as the 15th-ranked Rebels posted a series sweep over UK with an 8-0 win on Sunday afternoon in front of 5,715 fans at Swayze Field.

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The Pamplemousse Won't Run In Derby

Updated: 04/05/2009 - The Pamplemousse won't run in next month's Kentucky Derby, although the colt's racing career isn't over. The Pamplemousse was scratched because of a tendon problem hours before Saturday's $750,000 Santa Anita Derby, in which he was the 9-5 morning line favorite. Pioneerof the Nile went on to win by a length.

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