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UK Looks For Turnaround at SEC Tournament

Updated: 03/09/2009 - Kentucky's stumble down the stretch has left the Wildcats in unfamiliar territory heading into the Southeastern Conference tournament. Rather than use the tournament they've won a record 43 times to bolster their seeding in the eyes of the NCAA tournament selection committee, the Wildcats likely need to run the table in Tampa to simply make the field of 65.

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Brooks Wants Coaches Taught About Dangers Of Heat

Posted: 03/09/2009 - University of Kentucky football coach Rich Brooks is calling for Kentucky coaches to be trained in how to recognize symptoms of heat stroke and how to deal with it.

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Wade Grand Slam Lifts Cats

Updated: 03/08/2009 - With two outs, down 6-5 and with the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth, sophomore shortstop Chris Wade belted the first pitch he saw over the left-field fence, giving No. 29 Kentucky a dramatic, walk-off grand slam – propelling the Wildcats to a series sweep with a 9-6 win over Indiana State – on a windy Sunday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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High School Basketball Scores 3-07-09

Updated: 02/08/2010 - Scott County and Lexington Catholic Advance To The 11th Region Championship Game Tuesday Night. (Scores Inside)

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Morehead State Going to Big Dance

Updated: 03/08/2009 - Steve Peterson's only basket sent Morehead State to the NCAA tournament for the first time in 25 years. The freshman made a pullup jumper with 1.4 seconds left in double overtime to give the Eagles a 67-65 win over Austin Peay in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament final Saturday night. (Stats Inside)

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Rich Brooks Hall Of Fame Bound

Posted: 03/07/2009 - University of Kentucky head football coach Rich Brooks has been named to the Northern California Sports Association Hall of Fame.

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Kentucky Gets Chomped By Gators

Posted: 03/07/2009 - The Wildcats dropped their fourth straight and eighth in their last 11 games - a slide that could keep the storied Southeastern Conference program out of the NCAA tournament for the first time since 1991. (Stats Inside)

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Bat Cats Win 6th Straight

Posted: 03/07/2009 - Senior southpaw Chris Rusin hurled eight shutout innings with nine strike outs and freshman Andy Burns charted a 3-for-3, three-RBI game, to lead the No. 29 Kentucky Wildcats to a 5-0 win over the Indiana State Sycamores, on a gorgeous Saturday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Morehead Advances To OVC Title Game

Updated: 03/08/2009 - Kenneth Faried scored 22 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to lead Morehead State to a 63-55 upset over top-seeded Tennessee-Martin in the semifinals of the Ohio Valley Conference tournament on Friday night.

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Kentucky-Florida In Same Situation

Posted: 03/06/2009 - Same goes for Kentucky. And when the Gators (21-9, 8-7 Southeastern Conference) and Wildcats (19-11, 8-7) meet in the regular-season finale Saturday, a matchup that looked last week like it might serve as a play-in game for the NCAA tournament will be more like an elimination game.

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UK Hoops Loses At SEC, Awaits Bid From WNIT

Posted: 03/05/2009 - Thursday's first round SEC Tournament between UK and Georgia came down to one glaring weakness: the Lady Bulldogs were hitting shots; the Wildcats were not. Behind a 63.3 percent shooting afternoon, Georgia defeated UK 82-64 in the first round at the Alltel Arena in North Little Rock, Ark.

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Louisville Rolls Past Seton Hall

Posted: 03/04/2009 - Junior Earl Clark scored a career-high 27 points in his final home game and senior Terrence Williams added 14 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists as No. 6 Louisville raced by Seton Hall 95-78 on Wednesday night.

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Bat Cats Win 4th Straight

Posted: 03/04/2009 - Sophomore Chris Bisson’s two-out, two-run walk-off shot in the bottom of the ninth – his first career home run – lifted the No. 29 Kentucky Wildcats to a dramatic 9-8 comeback win over Eastern Kentucky.

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Bubble Buster! Georgia Beats Kentucky

Updated: 03/05/2009 - Terrance Woodbury had 30 points as Georgia defeated Kentucky 90-85 Wednesday night, delivering a potentially fatal blow to the Wildcats' hopes of securing an at-large bid to the NCAA tournament. (Stats Inside)

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Basketball legends highlight Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame class

Updated: 03/04/2009 - Louisville, Ky. (March 4, 2009) – The Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame has names its 2009 inductees; Mike Casey, Travis Grant, Patti Jo Hedges-Ward, Elmore Just, Bobby Keith, Marty O’Toole, Dan Ulmer and Mary Jean Wall. The inductees will be honored at a banquet on April 29 in Louisville. The event is sponsored by Kentucky Farm Bureau and proceeds benefit Kosair Charities.

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UK's Roddy finalist for Comeback Award

Posted: 03/04/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky senior center Eleia Roddy has been named a finalist for the ninth annual V Foundation Comeback Award, the foundation announced Tuesday. The award is presented in conjunction with ESPN and the recipient will be announced during ESPN’s basketball Final Four/NIT weekend coverage.

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Morehead State Advances, EKU's Season Ends

Posted: 03/03/2009 - Morehead State defeated the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team, 91-72. The No. 4 Eagles (17-15) advance to the tournament semifinals to face No. 1 UT Martin while the No. 5 Colonels end their year at 18-13 overall.

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Kentucky Baseball Team Comes From Behind, Wins 12-6

Posted: 03/03/2009 - Trailing Western Michigan through the top of the seventh inning, No. 29 Kentucky used a two-run, game-tying home run from outfielder Troy Frazier and a go-ahead RBI single from freshman Braden Kapteyn – part of a seven-run bottom of the seventh – to post its 23rd consecutive non-conference home win, on Tuesday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Kentucky Needing Late Season Run

Posted: 03/03/2009 - Kentucky coach Billy Gillispie says finding a third reliable scorer behind Jodie Meeks and Patrick Patterson remains a "crapshoot."

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UK's Dunlap, Roddy named All-SEC

Posted: 03/03/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sophomore Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) and senior Eleia Roddy (Columbus, Ohio) were named to the All-Southeastern Conference second team the league office in Birmingham, Ala., announced Tuesday.

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Transy's Verax named Player of the Year, Lane named Coach of the Year

Posted: 03/03/2009 - GREENWOOD, IN – Transylvania University’s Joey Verax (Falmouth, Ky./Pendleton Co.) has been named the 2008-2009 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Most Valuable Player and headlines the 12-member All- HCAC team. The senior forward helped lead the Pioneers to their third HCAC Men’s Basketball crown and tournament title, holding a 21-5 record overall heading into NCAA tournament play.

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