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Keeneland concludes September Yearling Sale

Posted: 09/23/2008 - Lexington, KY (September 23, 2008) – In the midst of national economic difficulty, Keeneland on Tuesday concluded it’s fourth-highest grossing September Yearling Sale ever, with sales totaling nearly $328 million.

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UK to hold basketball camp for adult men

Updated: 10/14/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The second annual Kentucky Basketball Tip Off Camp will held October 24 – 26 at the Joe Craft Center as announced by the men’s basketball office on Monday.

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Reds say poor play to blame for attendance figures

Updated: 09/23/2008 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Take me out to the ballgame, take me out to the crowd - though not necessarily in Cincinnati. Cincinnati Reds officials say attendance at Great American Ball Park fell short this year and say the team's poor play was a factor.

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From The Sidelines - Wildcats Won’t Celebrate 3-0 Start

Updated: 10/02/2008 - Right now, it’s easier to count teams in the Top 25 with one loss (seven in both the AP and USA Today polls) than it is the undefeated ones. Kentucky is ranked in neither, but just might end up there if the Wildcats can knock off Western Kentucky this Saturday night in Commonwealth Stadium.

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Cats Unbeaten, Brooks Not Happy

Updated: 09/22/2008 - The Kentucky Wildcats may be undefeated, but they are far from unblemished. The team is off to a perfect 3-0 start as it prepares for a final nonconference tuneup against Western Kentucky Saturday, but the Wildcats' players understand now how thin the line between perfection and disaster can be.

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Curlin Ready For Record Run

Updated: 09/22/2008 - Curlin is ready for a run at the record. The reigning Horse of the Year put in his final workout before attempting to become the first American racehorse to break the $10 million mark in Saturday's $750,000 Jockey Club Gold Cup at Belmont Park.

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WKU Routs Murray State

Posted: 09/20/2008 - BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - David Wolke passed for 254 yards and accounted for two touchdowns to lead Western Kentucky to a 50-9 romp against Murray State.

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EKU falls at Tennessee State, 34-20

Updated: 03/05/2010 - Nashville, Tenn. (AP) - Antonio Heffner threw for 312 yards and three touchdowns to lead Tennessee State in a 34-20 win against Eastern Kentucky on Saturday night.

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Captains differ in approaches to final pairings

Updated: 01/05/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - U.S. captain Paul Azinger and his European counterpart, Nick Faldo, competed ferociously at golf when both were still players, then added poker, fly fishing, and even who could make the most commercials to the mix once they became Ryder Cup captains. On Saturday night, they crossed swords one final time.

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Americans Hold Slim Ryder Lead Entering Final Day

Updated: 01/05/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Birdie putts kept falling, one on top of the other, until the Americans finally secured a Saturday lead in the Ryder Cup for the first time since 1995 and players from both teams had nothing left to give. The final hour defined the pressure and passion of the Ryder Cup.

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U.S. trying to maintain lead

Updated: 01/05/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - With Sergio Garcia and Lee Westwood reduced to the role of spectators, the Europeans tried to cut into a commanding U.S. lead at the Ryder Cup on Saturday.

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Big Blue Madness Tickets Available Sept. 27th

Posted: 09/19/2008 - Tickets for the 2008 Big Blue Madness at Rupp Arena will be available Saturday, Sept. 27, at 7 a.m., at the Memorial Coliseum ticket windows on Euclid Avenue and online at UKathletics.com and Ticketmaster.com.

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Perry & Holmes Help U.S. Take Day 1 Lead

Updated: 09/21/2008 - So far, so good for the United States Ryder Cup team. Kentuckians Kenny Perry and J.B. Holmes halved their respective matches helping the U.S. to a 5 1/2 to 2 1/2 lead. (Saturday Morning Lineups Inside)

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U.S. takes early lead at Valhalla

Posted: 09/19/2008 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Americans find themselves in an unusual position: leading the Ryder Cup.

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J.B. Holmes Will Not Play In Morning Matches

Updated: 09/18/2008 - The Ryder Cup tee's off in the morning with foursome play. Campbellsville native J.B. Holmes was not selected to play, but more than likely he'll play in the afternoon on Friday. (Match-Ups Inside)

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Morehead State To Play in Cancun Challenge

Posted: 09/18/2008 - FT. COLLINS, Colo. - Cancun Challenge organizers announced the official game schedule for the inaugural event this fall in men's basketball. The Cancun Challenge features 10 men's college basketball teams, including Morehead State, and includes eight games played in the United States, and 10 games played at the all-inclusive Moon Palace resort in Cancun, Mexico. Vanderbilt, New Mexico, Virginia Commonwealth, and Drake headline the field, and will be joined by Central Arkansas, Central Florida, Citadel, Grambling State, MSU, and South Dakota State. This exclusive tournament is comprised of four host teams (Vanderbilt, New Mexico, Virginia Commonwealth, Drake) who will each host two games in their home arenas, then play each other for two games in Cancun. The other six teams will travel to U.S. games, then play two games in Cancun. The Cancun Challenge is run by Fort Collins, Colo.-based Triple Crown Sports, which also organizes women's college basketball tournaments in Cancun. Triple Crown coordinates the Preseason and Postseason Women's NIT as well.

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Louisville Knocks Off Kansas State

Posted: 09/18/2008 - Freshman Victor Anderson ran for 176 yards and three touchdowns and Louisville raced by Kansas State 38-29 on Wednesday night.

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UK Soccer Beats Michigan, 2 - 1

Posted: 09/17/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Behind goals from freshman Marco dos Santos and junior All-American defender Barry Rice, the Kentucky men’s soccer team utilized a strong second-half to secure a dominating 2-1 win over the Michigan Wolverines, in front of 1,988 fans – the sixth-largest crowd in UK history – on a perfect Wednesday night at the UK Soccer Complex.

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J.B. Holmes Enjoying Ryder Cup Experience

Posted: 09/17/2008 - J.B. Holmes is a Ryder Cup rookie, but he's practically a Ph.D. at handling pressure. Even though the 26-year-old from Campbellsville won't make his debut on golf's biggest stage until later this week, something about it will seem familiar.

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Miller Criticizes Pick Of J.B. Holmes

Posted: 09/17/2008 - Johnny Miller still thinks the U.S. will snap its losing streak to the Europeans, but the outspoken former PGA Tour star turned commentator isn't a fan of Paul Azinger's four captain's picks. Miller called Azinger's selections of Holmes, Hunter Mahan, Steve Stricker and Chad Campbell "OK," but would have traded Holmes for a more veteran player like Scott Verplank.

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Kentucky Practice Report Wednesday 9-17-08

Posted: 09/17/2008 - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks acknowledges the Wildcats' offense hasn't played like a well-oiled machine through the first three games.

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