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9th Inning HR Sinks Cats

Updated: 04/12/2009 - Catcher Joey Lewis belted a lead-off solo home run to left-center field in the top of the ninth inning, giving No. 3 Georgia a 5-4 win over the Kentucky baseball team, completing a three-game sweep of the Wildcats, on Sunday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Jones Down To One Lone Derby Contender

Updated: 04/12/2009 - Larry Jones has known plenty of heartbreak at the Kentucky Derby. Now his hopes for a winner before he retires rests with Friesan Fire. The trainer's other contender, Old Fashioned, is off the Derby trail after a knee injury was discovered following the colt's second-place finish in the Arkansas Derby on Saturday. Jones said the injury - a slab fracture - was not life-threatening but could end the horse's career.

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Orton, Hood Shine In Derby Festival Classic

Posted: 04/11/2009 - Jon Hood was one of eight double-figures scorers for the Gold team tonight in its 151-145 victory over the Black in the Derby Festival Basketball Classic in front of 13,111 fans at Freedom Hall.

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Horsemen Earn First Victory Of The Season

Posted: 04/11/2009 - Kentucky quarterback Jared Lorenzen threw for three touchdowns and ran for four more, and the Horsemen won their sixth consecutive home-opener with a 63-56 win against WB-Scranton on Saturday in Rupp Arena.

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Dogs Beat Cats In Game One, 7-4

Posted: 04/11/2009 - Despite the first career multi-homer game from junior center fielder Keenan Wiley and two RBI from first baseman Gunner Glad, the Kentucky baseball team dropped the series opener, 7-4.

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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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