Posted: 07/10/2010 - Allen Edwards now at WKU.
Posted: 07/10/2010 - Allen Edwards now at WKU.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - Two Tennessee players were charged in an early morning bar brawl that left an off-duty police officer who tried to break up the fight knocked unconscious, and more could be facing charges, police said Friday.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - Former Kentucky first-team All-American centerfielder Collin Cowgill, a native of Lexington, Ky., and member of the Mobile BayBears of the double A Southern League, has been added to the South Division All-Star team and will play in the Southern League All-Star Game in Huntsville, Ala., on Monday.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - The Washington Wizards rookie point guard was held out of practice Friday morning with a groin injury from Thursday night's session.
Posted: 07/09/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A coroner's report says former Kentucky basketball star Melvin Turpin died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Updated: 07/09/2010 - The coroner says 49 year-old Melvin Turpin died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Posted: 07/08/2010 - Ending weeks of silence and drama, two-time MVP LeBron James said on his ESPN special from Greenwich, Conn. on Thursday night that he's decided to join the Miami Heat and leave the Cleveland Cavaliers after an unsuccessful seven-year quest for the championship he covets.
Updated: 07/09/2010 - Melvin Turpin has died of an apparent suicide
Posted: 07/07/2010 - SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Sacramento Kings have signed rookie center DeMarcus Cousins to a contract.
Updated: 07/07/2010 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Federal prosecutors said Wednesday that a Louisville woman charged with trying to extort money from University of Louisville men's basketball coach Rick Pitino had made earlier, false claims of sexual harassment against a businessman.
Posted: 07/07/2010 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A relative and family friend both say they helped former Kentucky player Eric Bledsoe and his mother pay rent when he was in school in Birmingham, and that it wasn't paid by his high school coach.
Posted: 07/06/2010 - The Denver Broncos on Tuesday waived wide receivers Dicky Lyons and Landis Williams.
Updated: 07/05/2010 - Former Wildcat Daniel Orton, a first round draft pick of the Orlando Magic was ejected in the third quarter of his first summer league game Monday. Orton and Indiana's Josh McRoberts began shoving each other under the basket and both players were thrown out.
Updated: 07/05/2010 - Damon Evans resigned as Georgia's athletic director less than a week after he was arrested on a DUI charge. School president Michael Adams made the announcement Monday following a conference call with the executive committee of the athletic association's board of directors. He said Evans resigned on Sunday. Adams read a statement and said he will have no other comment until Tuesday
Updated: 07/03/2010 - The USA Men’s U17 Team’s athleticism won out over Argentina’s 3-point shooting as the USA sprinted its way to a 82-70 victory Friday afternoon in the opening day of preliminary round play at the inaugural FIBA U17 World Championship in Hamburg, Germany. Michael Gilchrist off the bench to spark the Americans with 24 points and 15 rebounds. The impressive showing that saw the 6-7 guard/forward, who has given the University of Kentucky a verbal commitment, shoot 9-of-14 from the field and 6-of-6 from the foul line, while grabbing four offensive boards and 11 defensive boards, and adding three assists in just under 28 minutes of playing time.
Posted: 07/02/2010 - One of the best Kentucky prep stars in recent memory says no to football and basketball. Aaron Watts is heading to Morehead State for baseball.
Updated: 07/02/2010 - Former Wildcat Scott Padgett is leaving the UK basketball staff after one season.
Posted: 07/02/2010 - Speedway Motorsports Inc. has submitted a scheduling request to NASCAR for the 2011 season, perhaps finally opening the door for the company to bring a long-coveted Sprint Cup race to Kentucky Speedway.
Posted: 07/02/2010 - Former Wildcat Greg Nord is returning to his alma mater, where he is expected to coach tight ends.
Posted: 07/01/2010 - UK football spokesperson Tony Neely confirms that Steve Ortmayer will not return next season as assistant head coach, special teams coordinator and tight ends coach.
Updated: 07/01/2010 - Former UK forward Daniel Orton apologizing to UK fans through his Twitter account. Orton said, " "Okay there are some things that I've been needing to address, but I was trying to focus my attention elsewhere. As far as the classes, I want to apologize for not doing what I said I would. I messed up big time and hope I can be somewhat forgiven. I messed up on a few due dates on my online class and I just lost focus in school. I apologize."
Updated: 06/30/2010 - John Wall can't have No. 11, so he's going with No. 2. The Washington Wizards' No. 1 overall draft pick announced Wednesday night on Twitter his choice of jersey for the start of his NBA career.
Posted: 06/30/2010 - Terri Krebs, mother of former UK walk-on Mark Krebs, passed away on Wednesday in northern Kentucky.
Updated: 06/29/2010 - Paul Raines coached Lexington Christian to a state football championship last fall, building the program up from the very beginning. He stepped down Monday as coach of the Eagles.
Posted: 06/28/2010 - They later traded a future first-round pick to Oklahoma City in exchange for Bledsoe, a 6-1 guard who averaged 11.3 points and 2.9 assists in his freshman season at Kentucky, where No. 1 overall draft pick John Wall was the star.