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UK Hoops Falls at LSU 57-56

Updated: 02/22/2009 - Matthew Mitchell spoke on Friday about the uphill battle Kentucky still faced despite its upset victory over No. 13/19 Tennessee. On Sunday at Louisiana State, the climb got unexpectedly steeper. Rallying from 12 points down, UK (14-13, 4-8 Southeastern Conference) got as close as one in the final seconds before falling 57-56 to LSU (15-9, 8-4 SEC) on Sunday at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

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Cats Fall To Coastal Carolina 14-5

Updated: 02/22/2009 - No. 22 Coastal Carolina totaled nine runs in the fifth inning on six hits and an error, to post a 14-5 win over the 19th-ranked Kentucky Wildcats, on a windy Sunday afternoon at Coastal Carolina’s Vrooman Field.

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Winchester Awaits News On Sports Complex

Posted: 02/22/2009 - ...Kenneth Bardwell presented to the board of trustees in Huron Township excited the community of nearly 14,000: a multimillion-dollar recreational facility with basketball courts, an ice arena, workout area and pools.

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Morehead State Loses To Kent State

Posted: 02/22/2009 - Al Fisher scored 27 points, leading Kent State to its 8th-straight win Saturday over Morehead State, 79-76, at the MAC Center.

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Eastern Kentucky Takes Down Ohio

Posted: 02/22/2009 - The Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team led from start to finish in a 73-51 victory over Ohio. The Colonels (18-10) have now won four straight games and handed Ohio (13-13) its sixth consecutive road loss

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Bat Cats Split Saturday Games

Posted: 02/21/2009 - The 19th ranked Kentucky Wildcats baseball team split their games on Saturday beating James Madison, then losing to Coastal Carolina.

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Louisville Flexes Muscle, Beats Cincinnati

Posted: 02/21/2009 - Terrence Williams scored 20 points Saturday, and No. 7 Louisville dominated up front in a 72-63 victory over Cincinnati that got the Cardinals back on track and, perhaps, back into their coach's good graces.

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Patterson Returns, Kentucky Dismantles Vols

Updated: 02/21/2009 - The Wildcats got scoring from eight different players to defeat the Volunteers for a second time this season. UK (19-8, 8-4 Southeastern Conference) downed the Vols (16-10, 7-5 SEC) 77-58 in front of a season-high crowd of 24,394 fans in Rupp Arena. (Stats Inside)

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Bat Cats Win Season Opener

Posted: 02/20/2009 - Behind the bat of senior first baseman Spencer Korus and stellar pitching performances from starter James Paxton and reliever Nick Kennedy, the No. 19 Kentucky Wildcats posted an 8-3, season-opening win over the Troy Trojans, on a beautiful Friday afternoon at BB&T Coastal Field.

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Jodie Meeks Ready For Encore Performance

Posted: 02/20/2009 - The last time Kentucky played Tennessee, the Wildcats rode a 54-point performance from Jodie Meeks to an emphatic road victory in Knoxville.

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UK Hoops Stuns 13th Ranked Lady Vols

Posted: 02/19/2009 - Eleia Roddy and Amani Franklin scored 18 points each as Kentucky beat No. 13 Tennessee 66-56 Thursday, handing the struggling defending champion Lady Vols their first defeat at Memorial Coliseum in 23 years.

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Louisville Rolls Past Providence

Posted: 02/18/2009 - Terrence Williams had 17 points, eight assists and six rebounds as No. 7 Louisville overcame a shaky first half and pulled away for a 94-76 victory over Providence on Wednesday night.

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Cats Fall at Vandy 77-64

Updated: 02/18/2009 - Jermaine Beal and Lance Goulbourne each scored 17 points as Vanderbilt routed Kentucky 77-64 Tuesday night, handing the Wildcats their fourth loss in six games. Kentucky (18-8, 7-4) came in part of a three-way tie atop the Southeastern Conference's Eastern Division with two straight wins. But the Wildcats played a second straight game without sophomore center Patrick Patterson because of a sprained ankle, and his teammates didn't give enough help to Jodie Meeks, the nation's fourth-leading scorer averaging 25.8 points a game.

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Former Wildcat cut by Broncos

Posted: 02/17/2009 - ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — High-priced defensive tackle Dewayne Robertson is among six players cut by the Denver Broncos.

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A-Rod Says He Took Over-the-Counter Substance

Posted: 02/17/2009 - Alex Rodriguez has offered new details about his performance-enhancing drug use, saying his cousin injected him with an over-the-counter substance to gain an energy boost.

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Meeks shouldering the burden for the Cats

Posted: 02/17/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Billy Gillispie has been watching Jodie Meeks evolve into one of the best players in the country over the last three months, and the Kentucky coach still has a hard time describing exactly how important his do-everything guard has become to his enigmatic team.

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Speedway set for tax break if Sprint Cup comes to state

Updated: 02/17/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky legislature is working to give Speedway Motorsports Incorporated a major tax break if the company can bring a lucrative NASCAR Sprint Cup race to Kentucky Speedway.

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Horse-collar tackles banned at high school level

Posted: 02/17/2009 - INDIANAPOLIS -- Following the lead of the NFL and the NCAA, the National Federation of State High School Associations has banned the horse-collar tackle from high school football.

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Patterson Status Still Uncertain

Updated: 02/16/2009 - Kentucky coach Billy Gillispie says star center Patrick Patterson is day-to-day and isn't certain whether the sophomore will play on Tuesday night when the Wildcats travel to Vanderbilt.

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