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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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Cards Crush DePaul, Knowles Career-High 19

Updated: 02/15/2009 - Reserve Preston Knowles scored a career-high 19 points to lead No. 5 Louisville to a 99-54 victory over DePaul on Sunday, the Blue Demons' 13th straight loss to match their worst streak ever.

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Coach's Prosecutor Vilified, Lauded

Posted: 02/15/2009 - ... Jefferson County Prosecutor Dave Stengel is taking heat and garning praise over the case involving a popular football coach and the death of a player

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High School Basketball Scores 2-14-09

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Richie Phares led Scott County with 26 points in a 82-76 win over Lexington Catholic. Also Elliott County takes down Ballard. All your Saturday hoops scores inside.

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Eastern Kentucky Cruises Past Panthers

Posted: 02/14/2009 - The Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team scored 19 unanswered points early in the second half to cruise past Eastern Illinois Saturday night in McBrayer Arena, 73-55. It was EKU’s (16-10, 9-6, OVC) seventh straight win over EIU (11-14, 8-7) at home.

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Stewart Wins Nationwide Race

Posted: 02/14/2009 - Just five hours after Stewart stood brooding over his battered Daytona 500 car, he found himself celebrating a second straight season-opening Nationwide Series win at Daytona International Speedway.

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Morehead State Rolls Past SEMO

Posted: 02/14/2009 - Leon Buchanan scored a season-high 26 points, including a career-best 18 of 19 free throws, to lead Morehead State to a 79-67 win over Southeast Missouri State on Saturday.

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Meeks scores 45, Cats blow out Hogs

Updated: 02/14/2009 - FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Jodie Meeks scored 45 points, setting a Bud Walton Arena record and leading short-handed Kentucky to an easy 79-63 win over Arkansas on Saturday. (Stats Included)

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