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NFL Cats return to UK, waiting out lockout

Posted: 07/15/2011 - If you take a long hard look over on UK's campus, you will see a number of familiar faces around the football complex. Faces that should be in NFL training camps, but with the NFL still in a lockout former players are spending their time training at their old stomping grounds.

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71 UK athletes make SEC Honor Roll

Posted: 07/14/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- A total of 71 University of Kentucky student-athletes were named to the Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll for their impressive achievements in the classroom, the league office announced Thursday.

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Three Wildcats named preseason All-SEC

Updated: 07/14/2011 - Three University of Kentucky football players, including senior linebacker Danny Trevathan, junior offensive guard Larry Warford and senior punter Ryan Tydlacka, have been named to the preseason All-Southeastern Conference Team selected by the league coaches, the conference office announced Thursday.

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Nunn named assistant UK golf coach

Posted: 07/14/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Former University of Arkansas standout golfer and LPGA Futures Tour player Lucy Nunn has been named the assistant coach of the University of Kentucky women’s golf team, head coach Golda Johansson Borst announced Thursday.

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Ex-Cat Cowgill gets start in Triple-A All-Star Game

Updated: 07/14/2011 - SALT LAKE CITY, Utah -- The Pacific Coast League was held to just three hits and no runs Wednesday night, dropping a 3-0 decision to the International League at Spring Mobile Ballpark in the 24th annual Triple-A All-Star Game.

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Smith named to Rimington Trophy watch list

Updated: 07/14/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- University of Kentucky starting center Matt Smith has been named to the Rimington Trophy 2011 watch list, which is presented annually to the most outstanding center in NCAA Division I-A college football, the Rimington Trophy Committee announced Wednesday.

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Trevathan, Warford up for Lombardi Award

Posted: 07/13/2011 - Houston, Texas – July 12, 2011 – The Rotary Lombardi Award Committee has released the Official Watch List for the 2011 Rotary Lombardi Award. This is the 42nd year that the Rotary Lombardi Award has named the nation’s college lineman of the year. UK linebacker Danny Trevathan and offensive tackle Larry Warford are candidates for the Lombardi Award.

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EKU opener slated for 6:00 p.m.

Posted: 07/12/2011 - RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University football team will turn on the lights at Roy Kidd Stadium for its first two home games of 2011. EKU’s home opener is slated for Sept. 10 against Missouri State at 6 p.m.

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UK fans now can relive greatest Wildcat moments

Updated: 07/12/2011 - Beginning this Saturday, fans will have a chance to relive some of the greatest moments in UK history, as WKYT begins rebroadcasting classic Wildcat football and basketball games. “Big Blue Encore” will air throughout the season on WKYT and CWKYT.

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UK Gymnastics rounds out staff

Posted: 07/11/2011 - Kentucky gymnastics coach Tim Garrison has retained Wildcats assistant Chuck Dickerson and added Mary McDaniel to his staff.

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Delic set to return to Wildcat football team

Posted: 07/09/2011 - As it turns out, Nermin Delic isn’t quite ready to walk away from football — and the University of Kentucky appears quite ready to welcome him back.

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Trevathan, Warford earn preseason honors

Updated: 07/08/2011 - University of Kentucky football senior linebacker Danny Trevathan has been named to the preseason watch list for the 2011 Bronko Nagurski Trophy, while junior offensive lineman Larry Warford has made the 2011 Outland Trophy watch list, the Football Writers Association of America announced Friday.

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Scoreboards ready to go in at Commonwealth Stadium

Updated: 07/08/2011 - Two months from the start of the 2011 Kentucky football season, construction is set to get underway at Commonwealth Stadium for the installation of a new high definition video and sound system.

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UK hires all-american to be assistant golf coach

Posted: 07/07/2011 - Former PING All-American and former No. 1 ranked junior player in the nation Jessie Mudd has been named assistant men’s golf coach at the University of Kentucky, head coach Brian Craig announced Thursday.

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Joker Phillips announces Game Day Ready Tour

Updated: 07/12/2011 - After a successful five-city tour last summer and a trip to Ethiopia this summer, University of Kentucky football head coach Joker Phillips has announced the Gameday Ready Tour will make two additional stops in July in Pikeville and Covington.

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UK Hoops camps set for August

Updated: 07/07/2011 - University of Kentucky women’s basketball head coach Matthew Mitchell and his staff are excited to announce the dates and times for their inaugural satellite camp tour this summer where they will teach the game of basketball to the youth of the Bluegrass. (Dates Inside)

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Former Batcat Cowgill keeps it all in perspective

Posted: 07/07/2011 - A fifth-round pick of the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2008, Cowgill expected to make his mark on the organization and march to the big leagues. After a solid first professional season, Cowgill was 61 games into his 2009 season when he handled a small-scale failure about as poorly as possible.

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UK Quarterback showing growth in leadership

Updated: 07/07/2011 - Kentucky quarterback Morgan Newton seems comfortable in his new leadership role with the Wildcats as he pushes not only himself to improve in the offseason, but his teammates too.

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Webb unlikely to pitch this season

Updated: 07/06/2011 - ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Brandon Webb likely will not pitch for the Texas Rangers this season after experiencing more pain in his surgically repaired right rotator cuff.

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Former UK video coordinator could be Pacers next coach

Posted: 07/05/2011 - INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana Pacers have scheduled a news conference with Frank Vogel amid speculation that he will be the team's next head coach. Vogel is a former Kentucky video coordinator.

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