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BCS Rankings Are Out and UK is 7th

Posted: 10/14/2007 - The First BCS Polls came out Sunday(Oct. 14th), and after upsetting # 1 LSU on Saturday, the Kenucky Wildcats find themselves sitting at # 7 in the polls.

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UK Ranked 8th AP, 13th USA Today

Updated: 10/14/2007 - The Kentucky WIldcats are back in the top ten in this week's Associated Press College Poll. The Cats are ranked 8th by AP, a jump of nine spots from last week, but only 13th in the USA Today Coaches Poll also released Sunday.

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Cats and Gators on CBS

Updated: 10/14/2007 - The Florida at Kentucky football game on Oct. 20 will be televised by CBS at 3:30 p.m. the Southeastern Conference has announced. The Florida game will be Kentucky’s fifth nationally or regionally televised game so far this season.

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Bluegrass Miracle: The sequel

Posted: 10/13/2007 - Kentucky became the latest team to shake up the national title race. Andre Woodson found Steve Johnson open in the end zone for a 7-yard score in the third extra period and the No. 17 Wildcats stunned No. 1 LSU 43-37 Saturday.

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Gillispie set for first Madness

Posted: 10/12/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - New Kentucky coach Billy Gillispie will be throwing one of college basketball's biggest parties Friday night, but he's lowering expectations about what surprises might be in store. "I'm not going to propose to anybody or anything," joked Gillispie, a bachelor.

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Madness Invades Downtown Lexington

Updated: 10/12/2007 - A new era of Kentucky basketball tips off Friday night. Billy Gillispie will lead the Wildcats in his first, Big Blue Madness.

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Felton suspends three Georgia players

Posted: 10/11/2007 - ATHENS ----- University of Georgia basketball players Mike Mercer, Takais Brown and Albert Jackson will face suspensions during the 2007-08 season for violating Athletic Association policy, according to an announcement Thursday from head coach Dennis Felton. Mercer will miss 15 games of the coming season, while Brown will miss nine games and Jackson will sit out six contests.

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Reds lose three to free agency

Posted: 10/11/2007 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Right-hander Kirk Saarloos refused an assignment to the minors on Thursday, choosing to leave the Cincinnati Reds and become a free agent. Infielder Mark Bellhorn and outfielder Jason Ellison also refused outright assignments to the minors and became free agents. Cincinnati acquired Saarloos from Oakland in a trade last

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Teuflesberg out of surgery, doing well

Posted: 10/11/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Former Kentucky Derby horse Teuflesberg is resting comfortably after having surgery to fuse bones in his left front foot.

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Little still questionable for Saturday

Posted: 10/11/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky running back Rafael Little has shown little progress in recovering from a deep thigh bruise and his status for Saturday's game against No. 1 Louisiana State

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Tigers and Cats: A preview

Posted: 10/11/2007 - LSU's defense has shown the ability to contain one star quarterback from the SEC. Kentucky's Andre Woodson could provide a tougher test. Owning the nation's top defense, the No. 1 Tigers will try to shut down Woodson and the high-powered offense of the 17th-ranked Wildcats on Saturday in Lexington.

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LSU - UK Sold Out

Posted: 10/11/2007 - No Tickets Available: Tickets are not available for Saturday’s game vs. LSU which is slated for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff at Commonwealth Stadium. Tickets are SOLD OUT. “Buyer Beware” for Tickets Not Bought Through UK or TicketMaster: Fans are reminded “buyer beware” for game tickets not purchased through the official outlets, UK Athletics or TicketMaster.

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EKU men picked to finish 2nd in OVC

Posted: 10/11/2007 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team was picked to finish second out of 11 teams in the 2007-08 preseason Ohio Valley Conference poll conducted by a vote of OVC head men’s basketball coaches and sports information directors. Junior forward Mike Rose and sophomore guard Adam Leonard were named to the preseason all-conference team.

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Florida-LSU game a "Reality Check" for UK's Brooks

Posted: 10/11/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- If Rich Brooks had any job in America other than Kentucky football coach, he says he would have thoroughly enjoyed the classic battle between top-ranked Louisiana State and defending national champion Florida.

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Former Mr. Basketball re-signs with Knicks

Posted: 10/11/2007 - GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- Isiah Thomas expects a friendly crowd Thursday night, and will have a familiar face in practice the following day. One day after signing Allan Houston, the Knicks will make their home exhibition debut on Thursday against Maccabi Tel Aviv, their first game in New York since a jury found Thomas and Madison Square Garden sexually harassed former team executive Anucha Browne Sanders.

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Bengals' Joseph suspended

Posted: 10/09/2007 - CINCINNATI (AP) - The NFL has suspended starting cornerback Johnathan Joseph for Sunday's game at Kansas City, the Cincinnati Bengals said Tuesday. Joseph will forfeit his salary for both this game and the Jets game on Oct. 21, the club said. He was suspended for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

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EKU's Holland National Player of the Week

Updated: 10/09/2007 - CHICAGO – After picking up OVC Offensive Player of the Week honors on Sunday, Eastern Kentucky University quarterback Allan Holland was named one of five national players of the week for the Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) by the College Sporting News.

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Cats and Gators will be televised live

Updated: 10/08/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Florida at Kentucky football game on Oct. 20 will be televised by CBS at 3:30 p.m. or Lincoln Financial Sports 12:30 p.m., the Southeastern Conference has announced.

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UK Facing Top-Ranked LSU This Weekend

Posted: 10/08/2007 - The University of Kentucky football team will try to regroup this week following last week's loss to South Carolina.

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EKU takes control of OVC with win at E. Illinois

Updated: 10/07/2007 - CHARLESTON, Ill. – Junior Taylor Long and freshman Logan O’Connor combined for five field goals while junior quarterback Allan Holland threw for a career-high 321 yards and two scores as the Eastern Kentucky University football team defeated #16 Eastern Illinois Saturday afternoon, 28-21. With the win, the Colonels (4-2, 3-0 OVC) knocked the Panthers (3-3, 2-1) out of the unbeaten ranks in league action.

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LSU heading to Lexington unbeaten

Posted: 10/07/2007 - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gambling at every opportunity, No. 1 LSU stayed perfect. Florida's hopes of another national title appear to be over after a remarkable Saturday night in Death Valley.

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