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Cats will face Florida in SEC tourney opener

Posted: 03/01/2012 - Nashville, Tenn. -- Florida had four players in double-digits as the Gators defeated Auburn 70-60 in the opening game of the 2012 SEC Women's Basketball Tournament

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UK restructures athletics department

Posted: 03/01/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart recently announced a restructuring plan of the UK Athletics department, which includes the promotion of Sandy Bell, Marc Hill and DeWayne Peevy to executive associate director of athletics.

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Mitchell, Mathies named to national watch lists

Posted: 03/01/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s basketball head coach Matthew Mitchell and freshman guard Bria Goss have been named to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association watch lists for the National Coach of the Year and National Freshman of the Year.

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UK whips Xavier 9-2

Updated: 02/29/2012 - Behind a dominating first career start from freshman right-hander Chandler Shepherd and a three-hit game from catcher Luke Maile, the Kentucky baseball team pounded out 12 hits and posted a 9-2 win over Xavier at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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EKU falls to SEMO 75-65 in OVC

Updated: 02/29/2012 - In the opening round of the 2012 Ohio Valley Conference tournament, Southeast Missouri held off the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team, 75-65. The Colonels conclude the 2011-12 season with a 16-16 overall record.

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Davis, Kidd-Gilchrist player of the year finalists

Updated: 02/29/2012 - UK freshmen Anthony Davis and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were named among 30 finalists for the 2012 Naismith Men’s Basketball Player of the Year Award the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced Wednesday.

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UK seniors ready for final game at Rupp

Updated: 02/29/2012 - Darius Miller says he'll avoid crying at Kentucky's senior night while fellow honoree Eloy Vargas notes the Wildcats expect to keep playing five more weeks.

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UK's Snowden named to SEC Community Service Team

Posted: 02/28/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky women’s basketball senior guard Keyla Snowden has been named to the Southeastern Conference Community Service Team, as announced by the league office Tuesday morning.

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Pat Washington named to UK staff

Updated: 02/27/2012 - Pat Washington, who has 15 years of coaching experience in the Southeastern Conference and also played in the league, will be the wide receivers coach and passing game coordinator for the Wildcat football team, Coach Joker Phillips has announced.

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Kentucky women clinch SEC title

Posted: 02/26/2012 - A'Dia Mathies and Bernisha Pinkett scored 13 points each to lead No. 13 Kentucky to a 76-40 victory Sunday over Mississippi State and clinch the Wildcats' first regular season Southeastern Conference title in 30 years.

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Davis' 28 leads Cats over Vandy

Updated: 02/25/2012 - Freshman Anthony Davis scored a career-high 28 points on 10-of-11 shooting, and No. 1 Kentucky beat Vanderbilt 83-74 on Saturday to win the Southeastern Conference regular season title for the 45th time.

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UK closing on undefeated SEC season

Updated: 02/24/2012 - Freshman Anthony Davis and No. 1 Kentucky might just be in perfect position as the regular season winds down. Davis is a leading candidate for national player of the year, while the Wildcats (27-1, 13-0) are closing in on the first undefeated run through the Southeastern Conference since accomplishing the feat in 2003.

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UK women face South Carolina on Senior Night

Posted: 02/22/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The No. 13/10 Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to send out its three seniors (Crystal Riley, Amber Smith and Keyla Snowden) on a winning note when the Wildcats play host to South Carolina on Thursday in their home finale. Game time in Memorial Coliseum is 7 p.m. ET.

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No. 1 Kentucky survives Mississippi St, 73-64

Updated: 02/21/2012 - Michael Kidd-Gilchrist scored 18 points, Anthony Davis added 13 points and 11 rebounds and No. 1 Kentucky rallied to beat Mississippi State 73-64 Tuesday night.

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UK heads for Mississippi St. Tuesday

Updated: 02/21/2012 - John Calipari takes his number one ranked Wildcats to Mississippi State Tuesday night riding an 18 game winning streak. Tipoff is at 9pm with the game televised by ESPN.

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UK Hoops ends losing skid vs. Vandy

Updated: 02/20/2012 - Back home after losing three straight on the road and falling out of the Top 10, No. 13 Kentucky recovered with a 70-61 victory over Vanderbilt on Monday night. Samarie Walker scored 15 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for the Wildcats (22-5, 11-3 Southeastern Conference), now tied with Tennessee for the conference lead.

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UK Women return to Memorial Monday vs. Vanderbilt

Updated: 02/19/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. - No. 7/8 Kentucky women's basketball returns to the friendly confines of Memorial Coliseum for its Play 4Kay game vs. No. 24 Vanderbilt on Monday night. Game time is 9 p.m. ET as it will be televised live on ESPN2 with Pam Ward and Rebecca Lobo calling the action.

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