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Heels dig in, knock off Cats by nine

Updated: 12/02/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Every time Tyler Hansbrough caught the ball in the post, Kentucky's players swarmed around him, swatting at the ball.

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Motorcycle Daredevil Evel Knievel Dies At 69

Updated: 11/30/2007 - Evel Knievel, the hard-living motorcycle daredevil whose jumps over Greyhound buses, live sharks and Idaho's Snake River Canyon made him an international icon in the 1970s, died Friday. He was 69.

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'Heels might be without Lawson against UK

Posted: 11/30/2007 - CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - Top-ranked North Carolina might be without point guard Ty Lawson for a second straight game when the Tar Heels travel to Kentucky on Saturday.

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UK Women Host Western Friday at Rupp

Updated: 11/29/2007 - After a three-year absence, Kentucky women’s basketball renews its rivalry with instate foe Western Kentucky University when the Wildcats meet the Lady Toppers Friday, Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. ET in Rupp Arena. The game will be broadcast live on the Big Blue Sports Network (radio/TV) and FSN South (TV).

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Tamme, Masthay named Academic All-Americans

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Tight end Jacob Tamme and punter Tim Masthay have been voted to the 2007 Academic All-America Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America and sponsored by ESPN The Magazine.

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Former UK Basketball Star Dies

Updated: 11/29/2007 - Ralph Beard, an All-American guard for Kentucky in the 1940s and a key figure in college basketball's biggest betting scandal, has died. He was 79.

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Football Wildcats exceeded preseason predictions

Updated: 02/05/2010 - A look back at the predictions made by the national preseason magazines shows that the Kentucky football team exceeded the projections by the publications that forecast a final record. Kentucky finished 7-5 during the regular season, tied for fourth place in the Southeastern Conference Eastern Division. Two magazines, The Sporting News and Scout.com, picked a 6-6 record for the Wildcats. Athlon Magazine forecast a 4-6 mark with two games designated as unpredicted swing games.

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Spurrier spotted with Duke AD

Updated: 11/28/2007 - DURHAM, N.C. -- A familiar name from Duke's football past was on campus Wednesday: Steve Spurrier.

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UK names Woodson team's MVP

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Quarterback André Woodson (Radcliff, Ky.), one of the Southeastern Conference’s most prolific all-time passers, commanded two of the top University of Kentucky football team awards for the 2007 season, Coach Rich Brooks announced Wednesday.

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Cats to play in Las Vegas next season

Updated: 11/28/2007 - The Las Vegas Invitational has established itself as one of the nation’s premier early season basketball events, and the 2008 field won’t disappoint as traditional powers Kentucky, Kansas State, Iowa and West Virginia highlight the eight-team field.

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Five-Time Kentucky Derby Winning Jockey Is Dead

Posted: 11/28/2007 - Hall of Fame jockey Bill Hartack has died at the age of 74. He was on a hunting vacation in Texas when he died last night from natural causes due to heart disease.

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Sluggish Cats take down Seawolves

Posted: 11/27/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky was hoping to tune up for North Carolina. A sluggish start Tuesday night instead evoked memories of Gardner-Webb.

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Nutt moves quickly, takes over at Ole Miss

Posted: 11/27/2007 - JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Houston Nutt wasn't out of a job for long: He was hired as Southeastern Conference rival Mississippi's football coach just hours after resigning at Arkansas.

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Cats pick up two commitments

Updated: 11/26/2007 - The UK football team got a dose of good news this weekend. Two local players have given their verbal commitment to play for the Wildcats.

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Gillispie Practices Competitive

Updated: 11/27/2007 - Billy Gillispie used five starters all of last season at Texas A&M. Through four games at Kentucky, he's already used eight.

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King for a day: freshman leads Duke past EKU

Posted: 11/25/2007 - DURHAM, N.C. – In the first ever meeting between the two programs, #10 Duke defeated the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team Sunday afternoon in Cameron Indoor Stadium, 78-43. The Blue Devils improve to 6-0 while the Colonels fall to 2-3.

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UK women fall to Texas, former coach DeMoss

Posted: 11/25/2007 - HONOLULU – Kentucky dropped its second consecutive game in the 29th Annual Jack in the Box Rainbow Wahine Classic as No. 21/22 Texas defeated the Wildcats, 72-60, on Saturday in the second-round of the consolation bracket. Senior guard Samantha Mahoney (Detroit) led three players in double-figures with 12 points.

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Basketball Cats manhandle Texas Southern

Posted: 11/24/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - After Kentucky allowed just five baskets in the second half Saturday, coach Billy Gillispie, never satisfied, told his players that was four too many.

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EKU bows out of FCS playoffs, falls to Richmond

Posted: 11/24/2007 - RICHMOND, Va. – In the opening round of the 2007 NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) playoffs, #6 Richmond defeated #9 Eastern Kentucky, 31-14. The Spiders (10-2) advance to the quarterfinals to face #11 Wofford while the Colonels conclude their season at 9-3.

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Cats Fall In Four Overtimes

Updated: 11/26/2007 - Sorry Georgia, resilient Tennessee is back on top in the SEC East. The Volunteers stuffed a scrambling Andre Woodson on a 2-point conversion attempt in the fourth overtime to secure a 52-50 victory Saturday against Kentucky and a spot in the Southeastern Conference title game.

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Vols compare UK to playoff game

Posted: 11/23/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Who says college football doesn't have playoff games? The way Tennessee quarterback Erik Ainge looks at it, the 19th-ranked Volunteers have been in the playoffs for weeks. To Ainge and the rest of the Volunteers (8-3, 5-2 SEC), Saturday's game against Kentucky (7-4, 3-4) is just another step in a playoff march that began more than a month ago.

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Jones stripped of track titles; governing body recommends teammates be disqualified

Posted: 11/23/2007 - MONTE CARLO, Monaco (AP) - All of Marion Jones' results dating to September 2000, including her Olympic and world championship titles, were annulled Friday because of doping. Track and field's governing body also told her to return her estimated $700,000 in prize money from that period. The International Association of Athletics Federation recommended that Jones' relay teammates be disqualified and lose their medals from the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

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Patterson's Double-Double Leads UK Past Liberty

Updated: 11/21/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) -- Freshman Patrick Patterson had a career-high 23 points and Kentucky brushed off the rust from a two-week layoff with an 80-54 victory over Liberty Wednesday night.

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