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EKU Bounces Back with Win Over Western Carolina

Posted: 09/08/2007 - RICHMOND, Ky. – Eastern Kentucky University’s football team used a potent running attack to beat Western Carolina University, 45-21, Saturday night at Roy Kidd Stadium. The Colonels ran the ball 53 times for 326 yards. Eastern running backs Bobby Washington and Mark Dunn each reached the century mark, finishing with 130 and 122 yards respectively.

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Darius Miller Verbally Commits To Play At Kentucky

Updated: 09/07/2007 - Billy Gillispie has won another recruiting battle, this one is his biggest to date so far within the commonwealth. Darius Miller from Mason County said this morning that he will play his college basketball at Kentucky.

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McClinton to Miss Kent State Game

Updated: 09/06/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Starting free safety Marcus McClinton will miss the Kent State game while he recovers from a sprained ankle, Coach Rich Brooks announced following Thursday morning’s practice.

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Pigskin Prognosticators

Updated: 09/06/2007 - WKYT Anchor Picks On Some Of This Weekend's College Football Games.

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Recruit's Father Talks about New Assistant

Updated: 09/05/2007 - UK basketball coach Billy Gillispie is set to announce the addition of Tracy Webster to the Wildcat staff. The Courier-Journal is reporting Webster will become the third assistant coach hired by the new Cat coach. According to the father of one of UK’s prime recruiting targets, Webster’s hiring would be “good.”

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Gillispie Set to Hire Webster as an Assistant

Updated: 09/05/2007 - New UK basketball coach Billy Gillispie is reportedly set to add Tracy Webster to the Wildcat staff as an assistant coach. Webster, who last season was an assistant at Illinois, will be hired as a third assistant, the Courier-Journal is reporting.

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UK Women Release Basketball Schedule

Posted: 09/05/2007 - Sixteen opponents who participated in post season last year, 15 home games, including two match-ups against the defending national champions, and a Thanksgiving trip to Hawaii highlight the 2007-08 Kentucky women’s basketball schedule, UK Coach Matthew Mitchell announced Wednesday.

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Reds Continue Free Fall

Updated: 09/04/2007 - CINCINNATI -- A five-run Mets sixth inning helped send the Reds to an 11-7 loss on Tuesday that extended their losing streak to five games.

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Pinner Signs with Falcons

Updated: 09/05/2007 - FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The Atlanta Falcons announced the signing of defensive tackle Remi Ayodele, offensive lineman D’Anthony Batiste and running back Artose Pinner Monday afternoon. The team waived linebacker Jordan Beck and running back Jason Snelling.

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Week 2 College Football Polls

Updated: 09/22/2007 - The latest Top 25 college football polls are out. After the latest week, several major changes have occured, including Michigan's record fall. The Wolverines fell farther than any team in the history of the polls.

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Four Men Indicted in Antoine Walker Robbery

Posted: 09/04/2007 - CHICAGO (AP) - A grand jury indicted four men in the armed robbery of Miami Heat forward Antoine Walker. Two of the men had been charged previously in the robbery of another NBA player.

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UK Basketball to Conduct Women's Clinic

Posted: 09/04/2007 - LEXINGTON -- Kentucky men’s basketball has scheduled “UK Basketball 101: A Clinic for Women,” Thursday, September 20, from 6-9 p.m. at Memorial Coliseum/Joe Craft Center. The clinic is designed for women with all levels of basketball knowledge. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with and meet Kentucky head coach Billy Gillispie and his staff.

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Ex-Wildcat Webb Denied 15th Win

Updated: 09/03/2007 - Former Kentucky Wildcat Brandon Webb went after his 15th win Sunday but Matt Holliday, homered and drove in two runs as Colorado beat Arizona 4-3. With the loss Webb's record dropped to 14-10.

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Cats Open With Big Win Over Colonels

Updated: 09/02/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Andre Woodson threw for three touchdowns, including a 51-yarder on Kentucky's first snap of the season, and the Wildcats defeated Eastern Kentucky 50-10 Saturday night. It was the first time since 1993 that Kentucky had opened against someone other than No. 10 Louisville, and the Colonels, who play 25 miles down the road in Richmond, didn't present nearly the challenge as that other in-state foe.

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Tyson Gay Does it Again

Posted: 09/01/2007 - OSAKA, Japan -- Tyson Gay collected a third gold medal at the world championships when he helped the United States win the 4x100-meter relay Saturday in 37.78 seconds. Gay ran the third leg on the bend and handed off to Leroy Dixon, who held off world record holder Asafa Powell on the straightaway.

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Gay Brewer Dies

Updated: 09/02/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Professional golfer and 1967 Masters Champion Gay Brewer has died of lung cancer. He was 75. Brewer died today at his home.

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UK Game Day Information

Posted: 08/31/2007 - Tickets Available: Tickets are available for Saturday’s game vs. Eastern Kentucky which is slated for a 6 p.m. kickoff at Commonwealth Stadium. Tickets cost $30 for upper-level sideline and end zone seats, and may be purchased:

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Former Pulaski Star Gets Called Up to the Majors

Updated: 08/31/2007 - RICHMOND, Ky. – Former Eastern Kentucky University baseball star Josh Anderson has been called up to the Major Leagues by the Houston Astros and will be in uniform this afternoon when the club visits the Chicago Cubs at 3:20 p.m. EST.

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UK Names New Trainer

Posted: 08/31/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Eric Fry, who has spent the last three year at the University of Colorado, was named Kentucky men’s basketball athletic trainer Friday.

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Former Cat Morris Pleads Guilty to Reckless Driving

Posted: 08/31/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - New York Knicks center Randolph Morris pleaded guilty Friday to reckless driving and agreed to pay a fine. Morris, who was scheduled to appear in Fayette District Court for a preliminary hearing, didn't attend. His attorney, Jim Lowry, entered the guilty plea on his behalf and said the $100 fine and court costs would be paid Friday.

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