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Liggins, Marbury Stories Play Out Differently – Right In Front of Us

Posted: 12/02/2008 - They were stories breaking on different sides of the country. One involved professional basketball, the other, college. At the center of each was one of the most storied teams in the history of their respective strains of the sport. They were similar and yet, each couldn’t have been more different. And “we” – members of the Big Blue Sports Network – had front-row seats.

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Cobb Injured, Status For Bowl Unknown

Updated: 12/01/2008 - Kentucky coach Rich Brooks says quarterback/wide receiver Randall Cobb will undergo knee surgery on Tuesday. Cobb will have arthroscopic surgery to repair cartilage he injured in his left knee during Saturday's game at Tennessee.

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Meeks SEC Player of the Week

Updated: 12/01/2008 - Kentucky guard Jodie Meeks has been named SEC Player of the Week after leading the Wildcats to a victory in the Las Vegas Invitational. Meeks was named the tournament's MVP after averaging 28.0 points

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Gillispie, Liggins move forward after Vegas incident

Posted: 12/01/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky coach Billy Gillispie says he's not mad at freshman point guard DeAndre Liggins anymore. Gillispie said he's moved on from an incident last Friday when Liggins refused to enter the game in the second half of a win over Kansas State in Las Vegas.

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UT Will Introduce Kiffin On Monday

Updated: 12/01/2008 - Athletic director Mike Hamilton announced that the former Oakland Raiders coach will be on campus for news conference.

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Western Kentucky Tops Louisville

Posted: 11/30/2008 - Western Kentucky found a way to stop Samardo Samuels and No. 3 Louisville. Double-teaming Louisville's freshman big man at every turn, the Hilltoppers stunned the Cardinals 68-54 on Sunday for their first victory over a top-three opponent in more than 40 years.

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Bengals Lose Again!

Posted: 11/30/2008 - Bengals Fall To 1-10-1 On The Season After Losing To Baltimore.

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Kentucky Wins Las Vegas Invitational

Posted: 11/30/2008 - Jodie Meeks scored a game-high 19 points to lead Kentucky to an upset win over West Virginia 54-43 in the championship game of the Las Vegas Invitational on Saturday.(Stats Included)

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Fulmer Beats Cats One Last Time

Updated: 11/30/2008 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Volunteers sent coach Phillip Fulmer out after 17 seasons with one last win over Kentucky. The Vols (5-7, 3-5 Southeastern Conference) cruised to a 28-10 win over the Wildcats on Saturday night to extend the nation's longest active winning streak by one team over another to 24 games.

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Eastern Kentucky Falls To Richmond

Posted: 11/29/2008 - The Eastern Kentucky University football team played host Richmond to a 10-all tie in the first half, but the Spiders responded with 28 unanswered second half points to tally a 38-10 win in the opening round of the 2008 NCAA Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) playoffs Saturday afternoon at UR Stadium. The #21 Colonels conclude their season with an 8-4 overall record.

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UK Takes Out Kansas State 74-72

Updated: 11/29/2008 - Jodie Meeks scored a game high of 37 points along with six rebounds and four steals to lead Kentucky over Kansas State 74-72 in the third round of the Las Vegas Invitational Friday night.

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High School Playoff Scores 11-28

Updated: 11/28/2008 - Class AAAAAA Lou. Male 56, Scott Co. 35 Lou. St. Xavier 53, Lou. DuPont Manual 0 Lou. Trinity 63, Lou. Eastern 15 Simon Kenton 14, Boone Co. 7 PLUS MORE SCORES!!

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UK Hoops Beat Yale

Posted: 11/28/2008 - The Kentucky women’s basketball team advances to the championship game of the Courtyard LaGuardia Turkey Classic after a hard-fought 87-82 win over Yale.

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Lane Kiffin To Be Named Tennessee Coach

Posted: 11/28/2008 - Tennessee and Lane Kiffin have reached a tentative agreement with the former Oakland Raiders coach to lead the Volunteers, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Friday.

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Cats Open Play in Las Vegas

Posted: 11/28/2008 - After going 2-0 in the first two rounds of the Findlay Toyota Las Vegas Invitational in Rupp Arena, the Wildcats travel to Las Vegas for the final two rounds of the tournament.

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Kentucky Heads West To Vegas

Posted: 11/27/2008 - Kentucky (2-2) heads to Las Vegas for the final two rounds of the Las Vegas Invitational this weekend looking for some consistency out of guards Michael Porter and DeAndre Liggins.

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Chick-fil-A Bowl to scout Cats in Knoxville

Updated: 11/27/2008 - ATLANTA (November 26, 2008) – Chick-fil-A Bowl representative Kurt Patberg will visit Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday to scout the Tennessee-Kentucky game.

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Masthay named first-team Academic All-American

Posted: 11/26/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Senior punter/kicker Tim Masthay has been named first-team Academic All-America as sponsored by ESPN The Magazine and elected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

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Funny Cide moving to Horse Park

Posted: 11/26/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Former Kentucky Derby champion Funny Cide is moving to a new home.

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TV Schedule for Las Vegas Invitational

Updated: 11/26/2008 - Billy Gillispie and his Wildcats travel to Las Vegas on Friday, for the third round of the Findlay Toyota Las Vegas Invitational. UK faces Kansas State in the last game -- tip is scheduled for just after midnight on ESPNU.

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Indiana basketball program hit with 3-years probation

Posted: 11/25/2008 - INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The NCAA has placed Indiana University on three years of probation and imposed stiff penalties on former basketball coach Kelvin Sampson and an assistant for a telephone recruiting scandal that decimated the once-storied program.

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Former Mr. Football out of the NFL, again

Posted: 11/25/2008 - ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - Former NFL MVP Shaun Alexander was released by the Washington Redskins on Tuesday after getting only 11 carries in five games.

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Cobb returns to Knoxville as UK quarterback

Updated: 11/25/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky freshman quarterback Randall Cobb says he won't have revenge on his mind when he leads the Wildcats against Tennessee on Saturday.

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