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Funny Cide Back In Winner Circle

Updated: 07/05/2007 - Four years removed from making a run at a Triple Crown, Funny Cide returned to the winner's circle on Wednesday at a track far removed from the majesty of Churchill Downs.

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Bonds Hits 751 Against Reds

Updated: 07/05/2007 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Barry Bonds hit his 751st home run on the third pitch he saw in the Giants' series opener against the Reds.

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DeMoss Lands at Texas

Updated: 08/17/2007 - AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former Kentucky women's basketball coach Mickie DeMoss was hired Tuesday as an assistant at Texas.

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Shelby Returns Home

Updated: 07/05/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former Kentucky baseball standout and Lexington native John Shelby returns home on Tuesday evening as his minor league team, the Kannapolis Intimidators, begin a four-game series with the Lexington Legends at Applebee’s Park.

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Reds Fire Bucky Dent As Bench Coach

Updated: 07/03/2007 - The Cincinnati Reds have fired Bucky Dent as bench coach and replaced him with minor league manager Pat Kelly. Dent had been bench coach for Jerry Narron the last two seasons. Narron was fired as manager Sunday.

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Reds Replace Narron with Mackanin

Posted: 07/03/2007 - The Cincinnati Reds have turned to Pete Mackanin (mah-KAN'-in) in hopes of turning their dismal season around.

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Reds Lose Again, Narron Fired

Updated: 07/02/2007 - The Cincinnati Reds fired manager Jerry Narron following Sunday's 11-7 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals. Nearnig the All-Star break the Reds have the worst record in baseball, 31-51.

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Gillispie Grabs Another Commitment

Updated: 08/28/2008 - According to reports UK Coach Billy Gillispie has picked up a verbal commitment from point guard K.C. Ross-Miller of Dallas, Texas.

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No Settlement In Kentucky Speedway Lawsuit

Updated: 07/01/2007 - Officials from Kentucky Speedway and NASCAR failed to reach a settlement on the track's antitrust lawsuit against the racing organization during a five-hour meeting Friday.

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Cats Get Locker Room Makeover

Updated: 07/05/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – When the Kentucky football team reports for the beginning of practice in August, the Wildcats will have the use of a new locker room in the Nutter Training Center.

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Two-Minute Warning with Dick Gabriel

Updated: 07/06/2007 - WKYT and the Big Blue Sports Network are proud to present Billy Gillispie: Fast and Furious, a one-hour documentary about UK’s new basketball coach. 

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McCarty Joins Pitino's Staff at Louisville

Updated: 07/05/2007 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A former University of Kentucky standout who played ten years in the N-B-A has rejoined his mentor Rick Pitino again - this time as Louisville's assistant basketball coach.

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WKYT to Air Billy Gillispie Special

Updated: 07/05/2007 - WKYT and the Big Blue Network is proud to air this Saturday a one-hour special entitled Billy Gillispie: Fast and Furious. The show will detail Gillispie's roots and career, from his humble beginnings growing up in Graford, Tex. to the announcement that he would be the next head coach at UK.

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Former Kentucky Christian Coach Passes Away

Updated: 07/05/2007 - GRAYSON - Dr. Donald R. “Dick” Damron, minister of the Oak Grove Church of Christ in Grayson, KY and professor of History at Kentucky Christian University, passed away Sunday at his home following a brief illness.

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NCAA Committee Rejects 2 Drug-Testing Proposals

Posted: 06/28/2007 - A proposal that would have expanded the NCAA's drug-testing policy to include street drugs was rejected Wednesday by an NCAA committee. The measure would've imposed strong sanctions for violators, including a half-season suspension for first-time offenders.

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Kentucky Speedway Vs NASCAR Lawsuit Update

Posted: 06/28/2007 - Kentucky Speedway has alleged that NASCAR conspired to leave Kentucky and some other tracks out of the coveted Nextel Cup schedule despite their credentials and superior amenities.

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