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Connor Shaw to start at QB for South Carolina

Updated: 10/04/2011 - The University of South Carolina football squad returned to the practice fields Monday night. It was their first workout since Saturday’s 16-13 loss to Auburn. Following Monday night’s practice, head coach Steve Spurrier announced that sophomore Connor Shaw will make the start at quarterback on Saturday.

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Cats fall to top-ranked Tigers, 35-7

Updated: 10/01/2011 - BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Quarterback Jordan Jefferson scored on his first play back from suspension, cornerback Tyrann Mathieu scored after setting an LSU record for career forced fumbles, and the No. 1 Tigers methodically defeated Kentucky 35-7 on Saturday.

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Pair of ex-Cats ready for baseball postseason

Posted: 10/01/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Former Kentucky baseball stars Joe Blanton and Collin Cowgill have been named to the MLB Playoff rosters for the Philadelphia Phillies and the Arizona Diamondbacks, it was announced.

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Madness tickets sell out

Posted: 10/01/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - Once again, Kentucky fans have demonstrated their insatiable appetite for basketball. All tickets to the 2011 Big Blue Madness were snapped up in the first 60 minutes of availability Saturday morning.

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Burden, Tydlacka named game captains for LSU

Posted: 09/30/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky senior cornerback Randall Burden and senior punter Ryan Tydlacka have been named game captains for Kentucky’s contest at LSU in Baton Rouge, La., on Saturday at 12:21 p.m. ET on the SEC Network.

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Wildcat golfers crack Top 20

Updated: 09/29/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky hosts the Bettie Lou Evans Fall Invitational this weekend, Sept. 30- Oct. 2. The Invitational will be held at the University Club of Kentucky in Lexington

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Hartline waived by Colts

Posted: 09/29/2011 - Former Kentucky quarterback Mike Hartline has been waived by the Indianapolis Colts, that according to the teams web site.

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UK's Clemons to get the start at LSU

Posted: 09/28/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky football team will travel to Baton Rouge, La., on Saturday to face No. 1 LSU for its first true road test of the 2011 season and according to head coach Joker Phillips, true freshman tailback Josh Clemons is healthy and will start against the Tigers.

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UK's Johnson named to Pan Am team

Posted: 09/28/2011 - OKLAHOMA CITY – Kentucky assistant coach and former All-American shortstop Molly Johnson has been named to USA Softball’s 17-member Pan American Games roster it was announced Wednesday.

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UK offensive line preparing for No.1 LSU

Updated: 09/27/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's offensive line, which coach Joker Phillips paraded in the preseason as the team's strength, finally recovered from injuries to allow all five first-stringers to start last week against Florida.

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Number 1 ranking no burden for LSU

Updated: 09/26/2011 - Now that LSU has proved it can overcome off-the-field distractions and win impressively enough to climb to the top of the rankings, the Tigers have to see how they'll handle success. The Tigers faced a challenging September schedule that included three ranked teams away from home - Oregon, Mississippi State and West Virginia.

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Jones, Davis named to preseason All-America team

Posted: 09/23/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – UK sophomore forward Terrence Jones and freshman forward Anthony Davis have been named to the Blue Ribbon All-America teams, the prestigious publication announced this week. Jones was selected to the first team by Blue Ribbon. He was named the 2011 Southeastern Conference Freshman of the Year by the league coaches and SEC Newcomer of the Year by the Associated Press. He averaged 15.7 points, while pulling down 8.8 rebounds per game, ranking seventh and first in the SEC respectively.

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UK challenged by Florida's speed

Updated: 09/22/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky head coach Joker Phillips says hosting No. 15 Florida on Saturday will be a challenge because of the Gators' speed.

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UK women release TV schedule

Updated: 09/22/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Southeastern Conference announced the women’s basketball TV schedule for the 2011-12 season, including two games on ESPN2’s Big Monday series.

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Ukwu questionable for Florida

Updated: 09/22/2011 - UK coach Joker Phillips said on Thursday that Collins Ukwu is questionable for the Wildcats matchup against Florida on Saturday because of a knee injury.

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Ex-Cat Pryor's season over in New England

Updated: 09/21/2011 - FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots have placed center Dan Koppen and defensive lineman Myron Pryor on injured reserve, ending their seasons.

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Goodwin is a Wildcat

Posted: 09/21/2011 - John Calipari has his first commitment for the Class of 2012.

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Clemons' 87-yard TD run nominated for national award

Posted: 09/20/2011 - University of Kentucky tailback Josh Clemons' 87-yard touchdown run against Central Michigan on Sept. 10 has been nominated for the 2011 GEICO Play of the Year. Each week, fans vote for the Play of the Year and the winner will be announced on Best of College Football 2011 on CBS Nov. 25 at 1:30 p.m. ET.

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Phillips pleased with Tuesday practice

Posted: 09/20/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips was pleased with his team’s performance in practice on Tuesday, however, Phillips said his team must have “great practices” in order to compete against the 15th-ranked Florida Gators when they roll into Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday for UK’s Southeastern Conference opener.

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Cats pick up DB commitment

Posted: 09/20/2011 - Clinch County (Homerville, Ga.) defensive back/wide receiver Fred Tiller has given his verbal commitment to coach Joker Phillips and the Wildcats, several recruiting services have reported.

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Cats show improvement in passing game

Posted: 09/20/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's loss to Louisville on Saturday wasn't all bad for the Wildcats; it showed an improvement in the team's passing game which had been near the bottom of the nation's rankings.

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