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Williams To Play In Shrine Game

Posted: 01/13/2009 - University of Kentucky linebacker Johnny Williams has accepted an invitation to play in the East-West Shrine Game on Jan. 17 in Houston.

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Azeri Fails To Sell at Keeneland Despite 4.4 Mil Bid

Updated: 01/12/2009 - A bid of $4.4 million wasn't high enough to pull former Horse of the Year Azeri away from owner Michael Paulson on Monday. The 11-year-old mare in foal to another Horse of the Year, Ghostzapper, was expected to be the highlight of the first day of Keeneland's horses of all ages sale. Instead, her failure to meet the reserve price underscored the impact the national economic crisis is having on the thoroughbred business.

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UK Hoops Grabs First SEC Win

Updated: 01/11/2009 - Seeking their first conference win of the season Sunday, the Kentucky women’s basketball team did what they do best: get the ball to Victoria Dunlap down low early and often and let Amani Franklin take over late. Dunlap, a sophomore forward, scored 15 points, pulled down seven boards and tied a season-high with three blocked shots, and Franklin scored a game-high 16 points to lead UK (11-6, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) over Arkansas 72-63 on Sunday in front of a season-high crowd of 5,570 at Memorial Coliseum.

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JUCO defensive tackle signs with Cats

Posted: 01/10/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Junior-college defensive tackle Mark Crawford has signed a letter-of-intent to play football at the University of Kentucky, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

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Kentucky Hangs On, Wins SEC Opener

Updated: 01/10/2009 - Jodie Meeks scored 21 points and Kentucky's defense suffocated Vanderbilt in a 70-60 victory in the Southeastern Conference opener for both schools on Saturday. (Stats Inside)

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Louisville Squeaks By Villanova

Posted: 01/10/2009 - In another physical-as-always Big East game between two of its record nine teams ranked in the Top 25, Louisville found a way to survive for a 61-60 victory over Villanova on Saturday.

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Kentucky Ready For SEC Opener

Posted: 01/10/2009 - Maybe, but for the first time in years there is no clearly defined favorite, which might be a good thing for the Wildcats (11-4), who host surprising Vanderbilt (11-3) on Saturday in the SEC opener for both teams.

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Scott County Takes Down Defending State Champs

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Scott County found themselves in a tussle on Friday night against the defending state champion Mason County Royals. The Cardinals were down by two points with fifty seconds to play, but came back to win 71-64.(All Your Friday Night Scores Inside)

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Micah Makes It Official, He's Staying For Senior Season

Posted: 01/09/2009 - 27 Sportsfirst reported on Wednesday that Kentucky linebacker Micah Johnson was returning for his senior season. This afternoon the UK linebacker made it official as he plans to lead the defense in 2009 rather than enter the NFL Draft.

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Florida Wins BCS National Championship

Posted: 01/09/2009 - Tebow finished 18-of-30 passing for 231 yards and two touchdowns against No. 2 Oklahoma. He had the first two-interception game of his career, but made up for it by running 22 times for 109 yards and showing more energy than anyone else in Florida's 24-14 victory in the Bowl Championship Series national title game.

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EKU Beats Jacksonville State

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Mike Rose scored 30 points to lead Eastern Kentucky past Jacksonville State 75-67 on Thursday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.

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Brooks says Liberty Bowl win paying dividends

Posted: 01/08/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky football coach Rich Brooks says the team's third consecutive bowl victory seems to be paying immediate dividends on the recruiting trail.

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Kenny Perry Setting Lofty Goal

Updated: 01/08/2009 - For those who thought Kenny Perry set the bar too high last year when he said he wanted to make the Ryder Cup team at age 48, get a load of what he has in mind for an encore. "Y'all may think I'm crazy," he said in his Kentucky drawl, "but I want to get to 20 wins."

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Louisville Handles South Florida

Posted: 01/08/2009 - Earl Clark lost his shooting stroke, but not his confidence.Shrugging off a subpar performance in a win over Kentucky, the Louisville star scored 22 points and helped the No. 23 Cardinals open Big East play with a 71-57 victory over South Florida on Wednesday night.

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Georgia's Stafford, Moreno opt for NFL Draft

Posted: 01/07/2009 - ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Matthew Stafford and Knowshon Moreno are leaving Georgia for the NFL draft. Stafford, a junior, returned to campus from his family's home in Dallas on Wednesday to make the announcement. Moreno, a third-year sophomore, made the trip from Belford, N.J.

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U of L QB Simms to Transfer

Posted: 01/07/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Louisville's football coach says quarterback Matt Simms will transfer from the program.

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Pitino-Louisville Get Scare In The Air

Posted: 01/06/2009 - An official says a charter plane carrying the Louisville men's basketball team to a game in Florida had to return to the Louisville airport after a warning light falsely indicated a fire on board.

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Guy Morriss taking over at Texas A&M Commerce

Posted: 01/06/2009 - (January 6, 2009)--Sources confirmed to KWTX Tuesday afternoon that former Baylor football coach Guy Morriss is taking the head coaching position at Texas A&M Commerce. The school has scheduled a news conference to announce the move for Wednesday at 3:00 p.m.

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Pitino Likes What He Sees – In Wildcats

Posted: 01/06/2009 - Rick Pitino was in an upbeat mood, which you would expect from a coach who just saw his head-case-of-a-point guard, a guy who earlier that week he’d urged to transfer, hit a 28-foot shot to beat Kentucky on national television.

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