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UK basketball strength coach won't return

Updated: 05/12/2010 - UK's basketball team is looking for a new strength and conditioning coach. Sources have confirmed with 27 SportsFirst that Todd Forcier will not back after three seasons with the program.

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Batcats fall to Indiana in extra innings

Posted: 05/11/2010 - Indiana plated eight runs in the bottom of the eighth and ninth innings to tie the game and force extra innings and after Kentucky scored one run in the top of the 10th inning to take a one-run lead into the bottom of the 10th, the Hoosiers got a walk-off, two-out, two-run double from Michael Earley, winning a wild 18-17 game on Tuesday afternoon at Sembower Field.

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Tony Delk interviews for opening at Western Kentucky

Updated: 05/11/2010 - Former University of Kentucky star Tony Delk - who spent ten seasons in the NBA with eight different teams - is a candidate to fill the vacancy at Western Kentucky University according to WBKO in Bowling Green.

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UK to play Pikeville in exhibition

Updated: 05/10/2010 - The Kentucky Wildcats will open the exhibition season against Pikeville College. A tentative date for the game is November 1st.

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Johnson signs with Giants

Posted: 05/08/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky linebacker Micah Johnson has signed a National Football League free-agent contract with the New York Giants.

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Batcats fall to South Carolina, 13-9

Posted: 05/07/2010 - With Kentucky owning a three-run lead after five innings, No. 4 South Carolina struck for five runs in the top of the sixth inning and held off a late-inning rally from UK, handing the Wildcats an 13-9 series-opening loss, on a gorgeous Friday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Dieng signs with Cards

Posted: 05/06/2010 - Louisville signed 6-foot-10 center Gorgui Dieng on Thursday, one day after coach Rick Pitino announced sophomore center Samardo Samuels is staying in the NBA Draft.

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UK Players Come Together For Great Cause

Updated: 05/05/2010 - A handful of UK basketball players got together for an autograph session and fundraising effort at the Paul Mitchell School on Wednesday night raising $7,400 dollars.

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Rondo named to NBA All-Defensive team

Posted: 05/05/2010 - Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo was named a first-teamer on the NBA's All-Defensive team today, joining Kobe Bryant (G), LeBron James (F), Gerald Wallace (F), and Dwight Howard (C). Rondo, who makes the team for the first time, received 23 first-place votes, second only to Howard's 28. The team is voted on by the coaches.

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Cal to throw out first pitch

Posted: 05/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- After leading the Kentucky men’s basketball team to a 35-3 record in his first season as head coach, John Calipari will be on hand at the UK baseball game with No. 4 South Carolina on Friday night to throw out the ceremonial first pitch. First pitch is slated for 7 p.m. ET on Friday at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Cal says he's happy at UK

Updated: 05/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky coach John Calipari says while he's open to a contract extension, he's not interested in a raise. Calipari said Wednesday in an audio tweet on lexy.com that athletic director Mitch Barnhart approached him 10 days ago about restructuring his contract.

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UK, Calipari respond to reports

Updated: 05/05/2010 - UK head coach John Calipari released a statement on his facebook page, while athletics director Mitch Barnhart responds as well to Calipari coaching reports.

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Report: Cal Intrigued by Bulls opening

Posted: 05/04/2010 - Kentucky coach John Calipari is intrigued with the Chicago Bulls’ coaching job and would be willing to listen to a pitch from management, NBA and NCAA sources told Yahoo! Sports on Tuesday.

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Cal says Orton, Bledsoe likely gone

Updated: 05/03/2010 - Kentucky coach John Calipari says he would be "shocked" if freshmen Daniel Orton and Eric Bledsoe decide to return to school rather than enter the NBA draft.

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Cats fall to Vols 3-1

Updated: 05/02/2010 - Kentucky got a career-high five innings from freshman Jordan Cooper but couldn’t muster enough offense, as the Tennessee Volunteers posted a 3-1 win over the Wildcats, claiming the series on Sunday afternoon in front of 1,800 fans at Lindsey Nelson Stadium.

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Batcats fall in game two, 8-6 to Tennessee

Posted: 05/01/2010 - With the game knotted at six in the bottom of the sixth inning after Kentucky had come from behind to tie the game, Tennessee scored two runs to take the lead for good and post a 8-6 victory over UK.

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Batcats take series opener against Vols

Posted: 04/30/2010 - Taylor Black had his first career multi-homer game, finishing with a career-high five RBI, as the Kentucky baseball team belted six home runs and posted a 12-8 series-opening victory over the Tennessee Volunteers.

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SEC coaches talk about expansion

Posted: 04/29/2010 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - Georgia coach Mark Richt doesn't think the Southeastern Conference is in any rush to add teams. He figures other power conferences are more likely to expand so they can have two six-team divisions and a league championship game, a la the SEC.

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Batcats blow lead, lose to Cards 10-9

Posted: 04/28/2010 - The 11th-ranked Cardinals plated four runs in the bottom of the ninth off UK closer Matt Little to upstage a late UK comeback and even the season series with a 10-9 win over the Wildcats.

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