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Wilson, Nelloms to miss UGA game

Posted: 11/17/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky junior linebacker/defensive end Ridge Wilson and junior safety Martavius Neloms will not play Saturday against No. 13/14 Georgia because of injuries, UK head coach Joker Phillips announced Thursday.

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UK announces signing of three players

Posted: 11/17/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – At the completion of the early signing period, UK men’s basketball has received National Letters of Intent from Willie Cauley, Archie Goodwin and Alex Poythress, three of the top players in the Class of 2012, head coach John Calipari announced.

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Lamb, Jones lead No. 2 Kentucky past No. 12 Kansas

Updated: 11/16/2011 - NEW YORK (AP) - Doron Lamb scored 17 points, Terrence Jones had 15 and No. 2 Kentucky raced to a decisive spurt at the start of the second half, passing an early-season test with a 75-65 victory over No. 12 Kansas on Tuesday night in a matchup between the two winningest programs in college basketball.

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Vandy routs Kentucky 38-8

Posted: 11/12/2011 - The Wildcats, with freshman Maxwell Smith making his first road start, never threatened in this game and now must win either at No. 14 Georgia or in their home finale against Tennessee to extend their school-record streak to a sixth straight bowl game.

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Cats attack rim, dump Marist

Posted: 11/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Freshman Anthony Davis had 23 points and 10 rebounds to join Terrence Jones and Sam Bowie as the only freshmen in Kentucky history with 20-10 games in their debuts, leading the second-ranked Wildcats to a 108-58 victory over Marist on Friday night.

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UK women run past Morehead

Posted: 11/11/2011 - MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Morehead State women’s basketball team went toe-to-toe with visiting 15th-ranked Kentucky in both teams’ season opener Friday night, but after holding a one-point lead at the break, the Eagles saw UK use a 21-6 run and a 19-1 run to pull away for a 96-60 victory in front an MSU women’s basketball school-record 3,870 fans in Johnson Arena.

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UK women's soccer hosts Washington State in NCAA soccer

Posted: 11/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky women’s soccer team (13-7-0, 6-5-0 Southeastern Conference) makes its eighth appearance in the NCAA Women’s Soccer Championship Saturday night, hosting the Washington State Cougars (12-6-3) at the UK Soccer Complex at 7:00 p.m. ET.

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UK women ink one of nation's top guards

Posted: 11/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – One of the nation’s top recruits Janee (ju-NAY) Thompson, a 5-foot-7 point guard from Whitney Young High School in Chicago has signed a national letter of intent with the Kentucky women's basketball team, head coach Matthew Mitchell announced today. The early signing period ends Nov. 16.

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Vandy prepares for Cats, final home game

Posted: 11/11/2011 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Vanderbilt coach James Franklin continues to play coy, saying he's not really sure what six wins signifies. His quarterback freely admits the Commodores know exactly where they stand with four victories this season.

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Coach Cal: Two UK players involved in crash

Updated: 11/12/2011 - Coach John Calipari says Terrence Jones and Stacey Poole were inside an SUV that was hit by an alleged drunk driver in Lexington early Friday morning.

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Tydlacka, Guy named captains for Vandy game

Posted: 11/10/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky senior punter Ryan Tydlacka and senior safety/linebacker Winston Guy have been named game captains for Kentucky's Southeastern Conference contest with Vanderbilt on Saturday at 12:21 p.m. ET inside Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, Tenn.

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Poythress picks UK

Posted: 11/10/2011 - 5-Star recruit Alex Poythress is headed to Kentucky. In a ceremony this afternoon at his high school Poythress ended the suspense and picked the Cats over Memphis, Vanderbilt and Florida. With the addition of Poythress John Calipari will again have a chance of landing the number one recruiting class for the fourth straight year.

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UK's Jones, Lamb and Miller tabbed preseason All-SEC

Posted: 11/09/2011 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Southeastern Conference unveiled its eighth annual men’s basketball coaches preseason All-SEC first and second teams Wednesday, tipping off another great season of SEC men’s basketball.

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UK Hoops Picked Second in SEC Coaches’ Poll

Updated: 11/08/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the second straight season, the University of Kentucky women's basketball team was picked to finish second in the Southeastern Conference in a voting of the 12 league coaches, as announced by the league office Tuesday.

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Roark, McDermott named UK captains for Ole Miss game

Posted: 11/04/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky senior wide receiver Matt Roark and senior defensive lineman Luke McDermott have been named game captains for Kentucky's Southeastern Conference battle with Ole Miss on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET inside Commonwealth Stadium.

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UK's Miller candidate for Senior CLASS Award

Posted: 11/04/2011 - LEXINGTON, KY – UK men’s basketball senior Darius Miller has been selected as one of 30 candidates for the 2011-12 Lowe’s Senior CLASS Award

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UK's Hines finalist for sportsmanship award

Posted: 11/04/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky offensive guard Stuart Hines has been named a finalist for the seventh-annual Sportsmanship Award, presented by the Awards and Recognition Association (ARA) to an NCAA Division I football player who best personifies the spirit of sportsmanship.

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Smith to start against Ole Miss

Posted: 11/03/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky true freshman quarterback Maxwell Smith will start at quarterback in Kentucky’s contest against Southeastern Conference foe Ole Miss on Saturday at Commonwealth Stadium, UK head coach Joker Phillips announced after practice Thursday.

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UK Hoops tickets on sale

Posted: 11/02/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - Single-game tickets for Kentucky women’s basketball’s 18 exciting home games, including eight against Southeastern Conference opponents and back-to-back “Pack the House” games vs. Louisville and Duke, are on sale now.

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