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Elliott, Mahoney tabbed as All-SEC

Posted: 11/01/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Seniors Sarah Elliott (McKee, Ky.) and Samantha Mahoney (Detroit) were named to the preseason All-SEC team as selected by league coaches and announced by the conference office Thursday. The league coaches also picked Kentucky to finish sixth in the standings.

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1958 national champions to be honored Saturday

Posted: 11/01/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky honors its 1958 national championship basketball team, and the team it faced in the finals that year, Saturday night when the Wildcats host Seattle in an exhibition game.

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10 former Cats on NBA rosters

Posted: 11/01/2007 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Southeastern Conference maintains its strong presence in the NBA for the 2007-2008 season as 41 former players are on 21 of the 30 NBA teams on the opening day's rosters. Nine of the 12 SEC schools have former standouts holding roster spots at the beginning of the league's 62nd season.

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Mitchell Era Begins Tonight At The Coliseum

Updated: 11/01/2007 - The Kentucky women’s basketball team opens the Matthew Mitchell era on Thursday when it plays host to NCAA Division II foe Kentucky Wesleyan in the first of two exhibition contests in Memorial Coliseum. Tip-off between the Wildcats and Panthers is set for 7 p.m. EDT and the game will be carried live on the Big Blue Sports Network (radio) with Neil Price. The game will be open to the public free of charge with seating on a first-come, first-serve basis.

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Kentucky Opens Gillispie Era With Exhibition Blowout

Updated: 11/01/2007 - Billy Gillispie took the court as Kentucky's coach for the first time Wednesday night and, if one exhibition game is any indication, he's making good on his promise to turn up the tempo.

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Two Wildcats named to coaches preseason teams

Posted: 10/31/2007 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Southeastern Conference unveiled its fourth annual men's basketball coaches preseason All-SEC first and second teams, Wednesday, to tip off another great season of SEC men's basketball.

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Patterson To Honor Fallen Friends At UK Exhibition Game

Updated: 11/01/2007 - Former Huntington High basketball standout Patrick Patterson was close friends with two Highlander football players who died in an accident on their way back from an end-of-school trip from Florida.

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Former T-Blades goalie inks $35 million deal

National Hockey League

Posted: 10/29/2007 - CALGARY, Alberta -- Former Kentucky Thoroughblades netminder Miikka Kiprusoff agreed to a $35-million, six-year extension with the Flames on Monday that will keep the star goalie in Calgary through the 2013-14 season.

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Woodson a finalist for Davey O'Brien Award

Posted: 10/29/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – André Woodson has been named a semifinalist for the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award as announced Monday.

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Rich Brooks one of five to be inducted into Oregon's Athletics Hall of Fame

Updated: 10/29/2007 - EUGENE – Rich Brooks, who led the University of Oregon to the 1995 Rose Bowl in addition to laying the foundation for the football program’s most successful era in school history, highlights a quintet of individual standouts who will be inducted as part of the school’s 16th class into the university’s Athletics Hall of Fame during festivities spanning the weekend of Nov. 2-3.

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Cats Fall From BCS Standings

Updated: 10/28/2007 - The latest BCS Standings came out Sunday night and the Kentucky Wildcats are no longer ranked.

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Dogs Take Bite Out Of Wildcats

Updated: 10/29/2007 - Two weeks after playing giant killer, No. 14 Kentucky and its high-powered offense took a giant tumble.

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Felton dismisses leading scorer

Posted: 10/26/2007 - ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Georgia senior Takais Brown, the team's leading scorer last year who already was suspended for the first nine games this season, has been dismissed from the team by coach Dennis Felton

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Equine herpes detected at Churchill Downs

Posted: 10/26/2007 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A barn in the stable area at Churchill Downs has been quarantined after a horse tested positive for equine herpes.

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Steelers Look to Deal Bengals Another Home Field Loss

Posted: 10/25/2007 - Steelers looking to win seventh straight in Cincinnati, stifle Bengals hopes again By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer CINCINNATI (AP) - The first-place Pittsburgh Steelers are coming to town with another chance to break some hearts. Lately, they've been really good at it. For the third season in a row, the Steelers (4-2) have a chance to leave the Bengals in a bad way on their home field. Pittsburgh has won six in a row at Paul Brown Stadium, where thousands of their towel-twirling fans find a way to get tickets and create a stir. The Bengals (2-4) can't afford to let it happen again.

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Gillispie Not Fazed By High Expectations

Posted: 10/25/2007 - By JOHN ZENOR AP Sports Writer BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Billy Gillispie's first Kentucky team has two seniors, enough injured players for a starting lineup and a sixth man, and of course the high expectations that greet the Wildcats every season. Don't feel too sorry for him, though.

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A Locke to Succeed

Updated: 10/25/2007 - Until Derrick Locke set an Oklahoma high school record with the best long jump in the country this year, he wasn't on the radar of Kentucky's track coaches, let alone football coach Rich Brooks.

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