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UK Climbs To No. 2 In Baseball Rankings

Updated: 03/17/2008 - The hottest baseball club in the nation, Kentucky has continued its dazzling rise in the national rankings, soaring to No. 2 in latest Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Poll, released on Monday morning.

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Georgie Boy wins San Felipe

Posted: 03/15/2008 - ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) - Georgie Boy beat Gayego by three-quarters of a length Saturday in the $200,000 San Felipe Stakes for 3-year-olds at Santa Anita.

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Sierra Sunset wins the Rebel

Posted: 03/15/2008 - HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) - Sierra Sunset won the $300,000 Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn Park by three lengths Saturday, holding King's Silver Son at bay down the stretch in the 48th running of the Kentucky Derby prep.

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ESPN2 will televise SEC Championship game

Updated: 03/16/2008 - ATLANTA (AP) - ESPN2 will replace CBS in televising the championship game of the Southeastern Conference tournament, which was forced to change its schedule after a tornado damaged the Georgia Dome.

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Weather making SEC Tournament "Chaotic"

Posted: 03/15/2008 - By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) - The setting resembled a Pee Wee league game, with seats reserved for family and friends. Most everyone else headed for home while a Southeastern Conference tournament like no other ad-libbed its way through the weekend, trying to pick up the pieces from a devastating storm.

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Georgia's Swansey Stuns Cats in OT

Posted: 03/15/2008 - ATLANTA (AP) - Zac Swansey scored five points in overtime, including an unlikely turnaround 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds left, and Georgia upset Kentucky to 60-56 on Saturday to continue its surprising SEC tournament run.

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Scramble On To Get Left Out UK Fans The Game

Posted: 03/15/2008 - 27 SPORTSFIRST crews in Atlanta are reporting many local hotels and sports bars are carrying the Noon UK/Georgia game for fans unable to go to Georgia Tech's Alexander Memorial Coliseum. The game was moved to the smaller facility after Friday night's storm damaged the Georgia Dome.

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SEC updates tournament schedule

Posted: 03/15/2008 - The Southeastern Conference announced that the remaining schedule of the 2008 SEC Basketball Tournament is as follows: Saturday, March 15 Game 8 – Georgia vs. Kentucky – 12 p.m. ET Game 9 – Tennessee vs. Arkansas – 6 p.m. ET Game 10 – Mississippi State vs. Winner of Game 8 – 8:30 p.m. ET

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SEC Confirms Game Schedule

Updated: 03/15/2008 - The SEC has confirmed that the University of Kentucky will play the University of Georgia at noon Saturday at Georgia Tech's Alexander Memorial Coliseum.

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Severe Weather Rocks SEC Tournament

Posted: 03/14/2008 - ATLANTA (AP) - A severe storm ripped away two panels in the side of the Georgia Dome during the Southeastern Conference tournament, sending debris tumbling from the ceiling, halting the Alabama-Mississippi State game and prompting fans to flee for the exits.

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Arkansas takes out Vandy, 81-75

Posted: 03/14/2008 - ATLANTA (AP) - Darian Townes and Gary Ervin each scored 18 points and Arkansas dominated No. 18 Vanderbilt inside, winning 81-75 Friday to advance to the Southeastern Conference tournament semifinals.

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Lexington Catholic Ranked #25 in Rivals.com Fab 50

Updated: 03/14/2008 - Lexington Catholic punched its ticket to the Sweet 16 earlier this week with a win over Bryan Station in the 11th region finals. Now the Knights are moving up the national polls with a #25 ranking in the latest Rivals.com poll.

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Lofton's 3-Ball Lifts Vols Over South Carolina

Updated: 03/14/2008 - ATLANTA (AP) - Chris Lofton hit a 3-pointer with 11.4 seconds remaining and No. 4 Tennessee survived South Carolina's bid at a huge upset, sending Dave Odom into retirement with an 89-87 victory over the Gamecocks in the quarterfinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament Friday.

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LSU makes Miles one of highest paid coaches

Posted: 03/14/2008 - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU officials have agreed to pay football coach Les Miles at least $3.75 million a year for five years, part of a renegotiated contract deal after the Tigers won the national championship.

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Vandy advances in SEC Tournament

Posted: 03/13/2008 - ALANTA (AP) - Shan Foster played like the Southeastern Conference player of the year. A.J. Ogilvy was even better. Ogilvy scored a career-best 27 points and Foster added 26 after being named the top player on the coaches' All-SEC team earlier in the week, leading No. 18 Vanderbilt past Auburn 93-82 in the opening round of the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday.

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Baseball Wildcats open SEC play on Friday

Posted: 03/13/2008 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After opening its season with an impressive 15-0 start, the No. 4 Kentucky baseball team opens Southeastern Conference play, hosting the Alabama Crimson Tide in a three-game series, with first pitch of game one coming Friday at 4 p.m. ET at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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South Carolina opens SEC Tourney with win

Posted: 03/13/2008 - ATLANTA (AP) - South Carolina broke open a tight game with a 19-5 run and Dave Odom's retirement plans were put on hold as the Gamecocks beat LSU 77-73 in the opening game of the Southeastern Conference tournament Thursday.

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Manual ousts South Laurel in Sweet 16 opener

Posted: 03/12/2008 - BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Brittany Wilson scored 26 points to lead Louisville DuPont Manual to a 68-34 win over South Laurel Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Crimsons and Lady Cardinal met in the opening game of the Kentucky Girls State Basketball Tournament in Bowling Green.

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Georgetown making record 25th NAIA appearance

Posted: 03/12/2008 - KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has officially released the field of 32 teams for the 71st Annual Buffalo Funds-NAIA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship, which will be held March 19-25 in Kansas City, Mo. Coined college basketball's toughest tournament, Municipal Auditorium hosts 32 teams playing in 31 games over a seven-day span.

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Lexington Catholic Punches Ticket to State Tournament

Updated: 03/12/2008 - Jordan Smart scored 24 points, while Nathan Novosel and Taylor Stewart added 19 apiece, as Lexington Catholic claimed the 11th region championship with a 79 - 63 win over Bryan Station.

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AUDIO - New UK Basketball Commitment

Updated: 03/11/2008 - Kevin Galloway has committed to play basketball at Kentucky. Jeff Drummond from The Cats Pause and Rivals.com talks about Billy Gillispie's newest verbal commitment, Kevin Galloway.

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