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UK Women Prepare for Oakland

Posted: 03/14/2007 - ROCHESTER, Mich. – For a school-record third consecutive season, the Kentucky women’s basketball team was selected for postseason play when the Women’s National Invitation Tournament field was announced. The Wildcats are set to begin their postseason quest Thursday, March 15, when they face Oakland at 7 p.m. EDT in the O’Rena. The game will be carried live on the Big Blue Sports Network (radio) with Neil Price.

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North Carolina Prepares For EKU

Updated: 03/15/2007 - WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - More than a week has passed since the flagrant foul that left Tyler Hansbrough's nose broken and gushing blood. Yet the North Carolina star's injury is still the focus of attention as the Tar Heels prepare to open the NCAA tournament.

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Rose Says He Bet on His Team Every Night

Posted: 03/14/2007 - NEW YORK (AP) - Pete Rose says he bet on the Cincinnati Reds every night when he managed them, but would like another chance in a major league dugout despite his lifetime ban because of gambling.

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Pitino Doesn't Enjoy Coaching in Rupp

Updated: 03/15/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Louisville coach Rick Pitino says he doesn't look forward to coaching in the University of Kentucky's Rupp Arena again. He says he doesn't enjoy being the villain in the arena where he coached for eight years.

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North Hardin Stops Clay Co. in Overtime

Posted: 03/14/2007 - BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Linda Dixon made a layup with eight-and-a-half seconds to play in overtime to help North Hardin to a 51-to-49 overtime victory over Clay County this afternoon.

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Breathitt County Falls in Sweet 16

Posted: 03/14/2007 - Adia Mathies scored 22 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as Louisville Iroquois outlasted Breathitt County 57-46 in the opening game of the Girls Sweet 16 state basketball tournament Wednesday.

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Breathitt Co. Ousted in Girls Sweet 16

Posted: 03/14/2007 - BOWLING GREEN, Ky. - Adia Mathies scored 22 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as Louisville Iroquois outlasted Breathitt County 57-46 in the opening game of the Girls Sweet 16 state basketball tournament Wednesday.

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UK Baseball Suffers Setback

Posted: 03/13/2007 - Kentucky preseason All-American outfielder Collin Cowgill will undergo hand surgery Thursday and is expected to miss 2-5 weeks before returning to practice.

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NCAA Tournament Central

Updated: 03/13/2007 - Get all the NCAA Tournament Info with NCAA TOURNAMENT CENTRAL

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UK Women Head to WNIT

Posted: 03/13/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Kentucky women’s basketball team will be a part of postseason play for a school-record third consecutive season as it was selected to participate in the Women’s National Invitation Tournament. The Wildcats will meet the Oakland Golden Grizzlies located in Rochester, Mich., Thursday, March 15. Game times and ticket information will be announced Tuesday, March 13.

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Mitch Barnhart Talks About Tubby Smith

Updated: 03/13/2007 - Q: How have you, aside from the loss to Mississippi State, down the stretch the last couple of weeks have you seen any sort of progress? A: Well, you know that I think that's Tubby's job in terms of gauging player-personnel issues.

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NCAA Tournament Info for Lexington

Updated: 03/12/2007 - Remaining tickets for the first and second rounds of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament to be held Thursday and Saturday in Rupp Arena are selling quickly.

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EKU to Face UNC

Posted: 03/12/2007 - The Ohio Valley Conference champion Eastern Kentucky University Colonels face #1-seed North Carolina in the NCAA Tournament opening round Thursday, March 15, in Winston-Salem, N.C.

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Cats Face Villanova in NCAA Opener

Posted: 03/11/2007 - LEXINGTON -- Kentucky earned its 16th consecutive bid to the NCAA Tournament, earning the No. 8 seed in the West Region, when the tournament bracket was announced Sunday evening.

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UK Improves to 15-0, Ties School Record

Posted: 03/10/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After demolishing the Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks to the tune of 27-0 on Saturday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium, the No. 17 Kentucky baseball team improved to 15-0, tying the 2000 club for the best start in the 103-year history of the Wildcat baseball program.

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UK's Meeks Named All-American

Posted: 03/10/2007 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky freshman guard Jodie Meeks has been named to the Collegeinsider.com Freshman All-America team as announced by the organization.

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Wildcat Diver Set to Defend National Title

Posted: 03/10/2007 - MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.-Senior Taryn Ignacio is one step closer to defending her crown as national champion on the platform when she placed fifth overall today to advance to the finals competition in the last night of the 2007 NCAA Championships.

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O.J. Mayo Cited for Marijuana Possession

Posted: 03/10/2007 - HUNTINGTON — O.J. Mayo was one of four young males cited for misdemeanor possession of marijuana late Friday night at the 2200 block of 10th Avenue, Cabell County Sheriff's Deputy Doug Adams said.

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Another Bengal Appears in Court

Posted: 03/09/2007 - BATAVIA, Ohio (AP) - Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Deltha O'Neal has pleaded guilty to a charge of reckless driving in a plea agreement negotiated with prosecutors.

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Bus Crash Claims Another Bluffton Player

Updated: 03/09/2007 - ATLANTA (AP) - A college baseball player pulled from the wreckage of his team's charter bus died of his injuries Friday, raising the death toll from last week's crash to seven.

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Upsets Aplenty In Conference Tournaments

Posted: 03/09/2007 - (AP) - In Los Angeles, fourth-ranked UCLA was knocked out in the quarterfinals of the Pac-10 tournament by California. Ayinde Ubaka scored eight of his career-high 29 points in overtime for the Golden Bears, who are a mere 16-16 after springing the surprise.

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LSU Will Have New Coach for NCAA Tournament

Posted: 03/08/2007 - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - LSU women's basketball coach Pokey Chatman said Thursday she won't coach in the NCAA tournament, and The Times-Picayune of New Orleans reported on its Web site the resignation was prompted by the school's discovery of inappropriate conduct between Chatman and one or more players.

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