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Cats edge Cards in 9th 3-2

Updated: 04/12/2011 - With the game tied at 2-2 in the top of the ninth inning, junior Chad Wright painted a one-out double down the line and senior Taylor Black connected on a 1-0 offering from Louisville flame-throwing closer Tony Zych for the go-ahead RBI single, lifting the Kentucky Wildcats to a drama-filled 3-2 win over the 28th-ranked Cardinals, in front of a UL season-high 3,245 fans on a gorgeous Tuesday night at Jim Patterson Stadium.

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Dunlap selected by Washington in WNBA Draft

Updated: 04/11/2011 - Kentucky All-American Victoria Dunlap was the 11th overall selection in the 2011 WNBA Draft as she was chosen by the Washington Mystics in the first round on Monday at ESPN headquarters in Bristol, Conn.

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UK's Dunlap invited to WNBA Draft

Updated: 04/06/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky's Victoria Dunlap will be one of the top women's basketball prospects invited to the 2011 WNBA Draft Presented by adidas Monday at ESPN in Bristol, Conn. ESPN will provide coverage and analysis of the first round beginning at 3 p.m. ET in addition to ESPN3.com offering a simulcast. ESPNU and NBA TV will broadcast the second and third rounds.

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Batcats Roll Over Xavier, 15-2

Posted: 04/05/2011 - Behind a grand slam from catcher Luke Maile, a home run and five RBI from third baseman Thomas McCarthy and the first homer of the season from centerfielder Brian Adams, the Kentucky Wildcats pounded out a season-high 15 runs in a 15-2 drubbing of Xavier, on Tuesday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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UK finishes in Top 5 of final poll

Posted: 04/05/2011 - The top 25 teams in the USA Today-ESPN men's college basketball poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, final records, points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote and previous ranking:

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UK Best of Final Four Teams, with No Trophy to Show For It

Updated: 04/05/2011 - I said it prior to Saturday and I’ll say it again: Kentucky is the best team of the Final Four. It’s even more apparent after watching whatever it was that passed for basketball Monday night, in the championship game between Connecticut and Butler at Reliant Arena in Houston.

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Harrellson withdraws from Portsmouth

Updated: 04/05/2011 - Kentucky senior Josh Harrellson has withdrawn from the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament. The 6-foot-10 forward has been recommended by the UK medical staff to not have any physical activity for a week due to flu-like symptoms.

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Wall suspended for scuffle

Posted: 03/31/2011 - NEW YORK - Wizards rookie John Wall has been suspended one game without pay and two Miami Heat players were fined for their actions in Wednesday night's game at Washington.

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Cats prepare for Final Four game against Connecticut

Updated: 03/31/2011 - Experts are starting to weigh in on Saturday night's game. CBS Sports Analyst Clark Kellogg says both UK and UConn are playing at a much higher level than the first time the teams met in November.

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Harrellson one of country's most improved

Posted: 03/29/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky center Josh Harrellson said in October he'd give up his eligibility if it meant freshman big man Enes Kanter could play.

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Dunlap repeats on AP All-American team

Posted: 03/29/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- University of Kentucky senior Victoria Dunlap was one of five players chosen to the All-America Third Team by The Associated Press, the wire service announced Tuesday. Dunlap, UK’s first AP All-American, also earned third-team honors last season.

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UK’s Veterans Never Gave Up on Themselves

Posted: 03/29/2011 - Admit it. You wanted DeAndre Liggins gone. On that November, 2008 night in Las Vegas, when he refused Billy Gillispie’s order to check into the Kansas State game, choosing instead to sit on the bench and pout, you threw up your hands in exasperation and demanded that the freshman be kicked off the team.

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Calipari Paying Dividends At Kentucky

Posted: 03/28/2011 - When Kentucky officials met with coach John Calipari two years ago to talk about the program's vacant head coaching position, they came armed with a sales pitch.

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Final Four Ticket Applications Are Available

Updated: 03/28/2011 - The University of Kentucky is proud to announce that applications are now being accepted for NCAA Final Four tickets through the UK Ticket Office. Fans can go online to www.ukathletics.com/tickets for their Final Four ticket application.

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Cats return home to heroes' welcome

Posted: 03/28/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - About 2,500 fans greeted the Final Four-bound Kentucky Wildcats at Blue Grass Airport on Sunday night, hours after they beat North Carolina in the East Regional final.

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