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Controversial homer ends UK baseball season

Posted: 06/04/2012 - GARY, IND. -- Minutes after the end of one of the most glorious seasons in UK baseball history, Gary Henderson shared with reporters the story of a candid moment from last season, which might have seen his tenure as the Wildcats’ head coach cut short. “(Athletics Director) Mitch Barnhart and I had a real personal moment last year, after about nine straight losses,” Henderson said. “You’re wondering if you can get this thing right.”

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Baseball Cats allow coach to relax - finally

Updated: 06/02/2012 - Judging by the response to reporters’ postings on Twitter and Facebook, Kentucky baseball fans were worried about their Wildcats, and why not? They’re down to their final loss in the NCAA regional, thanks to the 21-inning loss to Kent State – the longest NCAA tournament game in which a Southeastern Conference team has ever been involved. Imagine how their coach feels.

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UK defeats Valpo, 8-1, advances in NCAA Tourney

Updated: 06/02/2012 - After playing 21 innings less than 24 hours ago, the Kentucky Wildcats knock off Valparaiso, 8-1, in a loser's bracket game of the NCAA Tournament in Gary, Ind.

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UK falls in 21 innings, 7-6 to Kent State

Updated: 06/02/2012 - Kent State pushed across a run in the top of the 21st inning Friday and then held on to defeat Kentucky 7-6 in the opening game of the NCAA Tournament in the Gary, Ind. Regional.

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SEC backs 4-team playoff system

Posted: 06/01/2012 - DESTIN, Fla. (AP) - College football's most dominant conference has its wish list for a playoff.

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Davis to grace cover of SLAM magazine

Posted: 06/01/2012 - Former UK center Anthony Davis will be featured in the upcoming SLAM magazine. A picture of Davis wearing a New Orleans jersey is on the cover.

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UK to play Notre Dame in SEC/Big East Challenge

Posted: 06/01/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The UK men’s basketball team will take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Nov. 29 in the 2012 SEC/Big East Challenge, ESPN announced on Friday. The squads will meet in South Bend, Ind., at a time yet to be determined.

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Anthony Davis wants to play Kobe

Updated: 05/31/2012 - Anthony Davis went on The Dan Patrick Show this morning to talk about his NBA future. The player he'd most like to go against? Davis said he'd like to shut down Kobe Bryant.

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No. 11 UK opens NCAA with No. 25 Kent State

Posted: 05/31/2012 - GARY, Ind. -- The No. 11 Kentucky baseball team will open its seventh all-time NCAA Tournament by traveling to the NCAA Gary, Ind., Regional, opening up with No. 25 Kent State in the opener on Friday at 4 p.m. ET at the independent league US Steel Yard.

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Anthony Davis going back to New Orleans

Updated: 05/30/2012 - The New Orleans Hornets won the NBA draft lottery tonight in New York earning the right to take UK's Anthony Davis with the No. 1 pick.

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UK could still play IU this year

Updated: 05/30/2012 - Apparently Kentucky and Indiana could still play this season. UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart has responded to IU's letter that detailed an unsuccessful attempt to keep the series going. Barnhart concludes by saying he hopes the series can be continued in December.

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Calipari thinking triple-header

Updated: 05/29/2012 - UK coach John Calipari is tossing out the idea of Kentucky playing a triple-header with men's basketball, women's basketball and football.

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Coach Cal sends letter to players

Updated: 05/29/2012 - UK Coach John Calipari has posted a letter to his players on his website CoachCal.com. In the letter he explains what it will take for his team to reach its dreams.

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UK's Henderson named SEC Coach of the Year

Posted: 05/29/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky baseball centerfielder Austin Cousino has been named the freshman of the year and Gary Henderson has been named the coach of the year to highlight a bevy of UK honorees in the 2012 Southeastern Conference postseason awards, it was announced by the league office on Tuesday morning.

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Quigley falls in NCAA final

Posted: 05/28/2012 - Steve Johnson of Southern Cal won his second straight NCAA singles title with a 6-4, 6-4 victory Monday over Kentucky's Eric Quigley.

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UK to play Kent St. in NCAA Tournament

Updated: 05/28/2012 - The Kentucky baseball team has been selected for its seventh all-time NCAA Tournament, traveling to the Gary, Ind., regional as the No. 2 seed, hosted by No. 1 seed Purdue. UK will face off with No. 3 seed and 25th-ranked Kent State in the opener on Friday, with No. 4 seeded Valparaiso taking on Purdue.

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Quigley wins tiebreaker to advance to NCAA Singles Final

Posted: 05/27/2012 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After dropping the first set of his national semifinals match to No. 9 Blaz Rola, University of Kentucky men’s tennis senior Eric Quigley responded in a big way, winning the second set in convincing fashion before clinching the match with a thrilling win in a third set tiebreaker to advance to the NCAA Singles Championship Final on Sunday at the Dan Magill Tennis Complex in Athens, Ga.

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