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Morris Charged With Reckless Driving

Updated: 08/16/2007 - New York Knicks player Randolph Morris was arrested in Lexington early Tuesday and charged with reckless driving, a court official said.

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Spurrier Upset With USC

Posted: 08/07/2007 - South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier blasted the school's admissions process, apologizing to two recruits who signed with the Gamecocks last winter and were denied academic entry this summer.

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Former UK Golfer Wins on PGA Tour

Posted: 08/06/2007 - Flesch, who began the day with the same lead after rounds of 63-69-69, had three birdies and three bogeys to finish at 15-under par 273 as winds gusted up to 30 mph at the 7,472-yard Montreux Golf & Country Club on the edge of the Sierra Nevada.

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Bonds Hits Home Run 755

Updated: 08/04/2007 - By JANIE McCAULEY AP Sports Writer SAN DIEGO (AP) - Barry Bonds swung, took a half-dozen steps and clapped his hands. With no trace of a smile but a strong shot for all the doubters, he caught Hank Aaron and tied the career home run record Saturday night. No. 755 was an opposite-field drive to left-center field, moving Bonds within one swing of having baseball's pinnacle of power all to himself.

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Jones Returns to Cornerback

Posted: 08/04/2007 - Junior David Jones has returned to the cornerback position after a year at wide receiver, Coach Rich Brooks announced following Saturday afternoon’s practice at the Nutter Training Center.

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Cats Meet the Media

Posted: 08/03/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky quarterback AndrDe Woodson and the rest of the offensive cast are back for a sequel to last year's breakout season. The Wildcats beat Clemson in the Music City Bowl in December, the team's first post-season victory in 22 years.

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Tubby Smith Reacts to Minneapolis Tragedy

Updated: 08/16/2007 - Minnesota basketball coach Tubby Smith was sitting in his office, when he received a text message from his secretary. The message simply read, “Turn on the TV.”

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Bonds Chasing Record on Steroid Awareness Day

Updated: 08/02/2007 - LOS ANGELES (AP) - It was steroids awareness day at Dodger Stadium, and it had nothing to do with Barry Bonds. Approximately 100 Little Leaguers were at the ballpark before Thursday night's game against Bonds' San Francisco Giants for a two-hour session led by Los Angeles center fielder Juan Pierre, hitting coach Bill Mueller and former Dodger Lou Johnson. The boys and girls, ages 12 to 17, received a Dodger goodie bag.

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Pistons' Coach Near Minneapolis Bridge Collapse

Posted: 08/02/2007 - DETROIT (AP) - Road construction put Detroit Pistons coach Flip Saunders on the 10th Avenue bridge Wednesday in Minneapolis. The detour perhaps saved his life.

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Former Wildcat Hayes Inks Deal with Rockets

Updated: 08/01/2007 - HOUSTON (AP) -- Chuck Hayes and the Houston Rockets have reached agreement on a four-year contract to keep the forward in Houston, Hayes' agent said Tuesday.

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Trip to Duke Highlights EKU Schedule

Updated: 08/01/2007 - RICHMOND, Ky. – Sixteen home games await the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team this winter, along with road trips to Duke and UAB, highlighting the 2007-08 schedule as released Wednesday by third-year head coach Jeff Neubauer.

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Deener's Dozen 2007

Updated: 08/06/2007 - Thank You for participating in this year's Deener's Dozen.

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Reds Deal Lohse To Phillies

Updated: 07/31/2007 - The Cincinnati Reds sent starter Kyle Lohse to the Philadelphia Phillies Monday for lefthander Matt Maloney.

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Jockey Jose Santos Retires

Updated: 07/30/2007 - Six months after breaking his back in a spill at Aqueduct, jockey Jose Santos is retiring. Santos rode Funny Cide to victory in the 2003 Kentucky Derby and Preakness.

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Couch Signs 2-Year Contract With Jags

Updated: 07/29/2007 - 27 Sportsfirst learned Sunday afternoon that former UK quarterback Tim Couch came to terms with on a two-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Couch will make the veteran minimum of $595,000 this season if he makes the team, there is no signing bonus.

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Street Sense Pulls Away To Win Jim Dandy

Updated: 07/29/2007 - Kentucky Derby winner Street Sense returned to the track Sunday at Saratoga and turned in an impressive performance pulling away in the stretch to win the $500,000 Jim Dandy Stakes. It was the first race for Street sense since finishing second in the Preakness.

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Tim Couch Signs With Jacksonville

Updated: 07/29/2007 - 27 Sportsfirst has learned that Tim Couch has signed a 2-year contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars

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Askew Sets TD Record, Horsemen Advance to Finals

Posted: 07/28/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Lexington running back Rayshawn Askew has become professional football’s all-time touchdown scoring leader with his 209th career touchdown Saturday in the fourth quarter of the Horsemen’s playoff game with Bloomington in Rupp Arena. Askew surpasses NFL great Jerry Rice, who retired in 2005 as the NFL’s all-time touchdown record with 208 career scores. Joe B. Hall former coach of the University of Kentucky was at the end zone to shake Rayshawn’s hand and congratulate him.

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UK Schedule Released

Updated: 08/16/2007 - Kentucky announced its 2007-08 men’s basketball schedule Saturday, which includes as many as 17 games televised on CBS, ESPN or ESPN2. The schedule features a potential trip to New York’s famed Madison Square Garden, 18 regular-season games at Rupp Arena and matchups with traditional foes North Carolina, Indiana and Louisville.

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UK Baseball Get Two Huge Commitments

Updated: 07/28/2007 - In college basketball, McDonalds All Americans are all the rage, but in college baseball circles, it's all about Aflac All Americans.

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UK Allowing Big Blue Fans a Chance to See Craft Center

Posted: 07/27/2007 - Fans wanting a first-hand look at the Joe Craft Center have two upcoming opportunities. Kentucky Athletics is hosting an ‘open house’ of the Craft Center, Friday, Aug. 10 from 5-8 p.m. and Saturday, Aug. 11 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

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Six Cats Selected Preseason All-SEC at Media Days

Updated: 02/05/2010 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (July 27, 2007) - The LSU Tigers, with 15 starters returning from last year's 11-2 team, has been predicted to win the Southeastern Conference championship by media voting at the 2007 SEC Football Media Days, concluded today at the Wynfrey Hotel in Hoover, Ala.

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