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Tennessee pulls upset, hands Kentucky second loss, 74-65

Updated: 03/08/2010 - J.P. Prince had 20 points and Scotty Hopson added 15 and No. 19 Tennessee withstood a late rally to upset No. 2 Kentucky 74-65 Saturday, handing the Wildcats just their second loss of the season. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Batcats win home opener 6-4 over Bowling Green

Posted: 02/26/2010 - Sophomore Chad Wright and junior Chris Bisson both launched two-run homeruns and Kentucky got 5.2 strong innings for sophomore Alex Meyer on the mound, who allowed only two earned runs, as UK took its seventh consecutive home opener with a 6-4 win against the Bowling Green Falcons at Cliff Hagan Stadium on Friday.

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UK pitcher tosses softball no-hitterCHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Senior Amber Matousek tossed the first no-hitter of her career en route to an 8-0 Kentucky victory over Evansville to begin the Frost Classic in Chattanooga, Tenn., this morning. The flawless p

Posted: 02/26/2010 - CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Senior Amber Matousek tossed the first no-hitter of her career en route to an 8-0 Kentucky victory over Evansville to begin the Frost Classic in Chattanooga, Tenn., this morning. The flawless pitching effort is second no-hitter in school history.

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Cats one win shy of clinching tie for 44th SEC title

Updated: 03/08/2010 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - John Calipari is one win away from clinching a Southeastern Conference championship in his first season at Kentucky - just what he was brought in to do.

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Kentucky gets revenge, 82-61 over South Carolina

Posted: 02/26/2010 - Patrick Patterson had 23 points and No. 2 Kentucky avenged its only loss this season with an 82-61 victory over South Carolina on Thursday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Snow named UK's director of football operations

Posted: 02/25/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Clifford Snow, a veteran football administrator and coach, is the new director of football operations at Kentucky, Coach Joker Phillips has announced.

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Wildcats go for first win in Knoxville since '85

Updated: 03/08/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Southeastern Conference’s top two teams meet in Knoxville, Tenn., when the No. 16/14 Kentucky women’s basketball team takes on the fourth-ranked Tennessee Lady Volunteers Thursday, Feb. 25 at 7 p.m. EST in Thompson-Boling Arena. The game will be televised live on FSN (Fox Sports South, Fox Sports Southwest and Sun Sports), ESPN360.com and broadcast live on the Big Blue Sports Radio Network and UKathletics.com with Neil Price.

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Phillips speaks in Frankfort

Updated: 02/22/2010 - With Joker Phillips at Kentucky, Charlie Strong at Louisville and Willie Taggart at Western Kentucky, all three of the Commonwealth’s head coaches at NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision schools are African-American. Each of the coaches spoke on Monday at a gathering in Frankfort, sponsored by the state’s Administrative Office of the Courts, in honor of Black History Month.

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Cousins named SEC Player of the Week

Updated: 03/08/2010 - UK men’s basketball player DeMarcus Cousins was named the SEC Freshman of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday.

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UK Hoops sweeps weekly awards again

Updated: 03/08/2010 - Once again, Kentucky has swept the Southeastern Conference weekly awards as women’s basketball players Victoria Dunlap and A’dia Mathies were named the SEC Player and Freshman of the Week. The duo received the honors after leading the Wildcats to wins over Florida and South Carolina last week, the league office in Birmingham, Ala., announced Monday.

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Cats avoid upset, end 4-game Nashville skid, 58-56

Updated: 03/08/2010 - John Wall sank a pair of free throws with 20 seconds left and had a big blocked shot to send No. 2 Kentucky to a 58-56 win over No. 17 Vanderbilt on Saturday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Kentucky holds off Miss State in overtime, 81-75

Updated: 02/17/2010 - John Wall scored 18 points, including five in overtime, and came within two assists of a triple-double to lead No. 2 Kentucky to an 81-75 victory over Mississippi State on Tuesday night. (Stats & Post Game Notes Inside)

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Wall, Cousins finalists for Oscar Robertson Trophy

Posted: 02/16/2010 - STARKVILLE, MS – The U.S. Basketball Writers Association has announced that UK freshmen DeMarcus Cousins and John Wall were finalists for the 2010 Oscar Robertson Trophy, to be presented to the association's national player of the year.

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Cousins gets calls, Varnado next

Updated: 02/15/2010 - If the way he handled Mississippi State fans is any indication, DeMarcus Cousins is more than ready to face Jarvis Varnado. After some Mississippi State fans got hold of Cousins' phone number, the Kentucky center received hundreds of calls and text messages ahead of Tuesday's game.

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J.B. Holmes ties for 2nd at Pebble Beach

Updated: 02/15/2010 - Former University of Kentucky men’s golf standout J.B. Holmes continued his hot start to the 2010 season by finishing tied for second at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Tournament with an overall score of 15-under-par on Sunday.

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UK Hoops win streak ends at Vandy

Updated: 02/14/2010 - Jence Rhoads scored 18 of her career-high 25 points in the second half to help Vanderbilt beat 17th-ranked Kentucky 68-55 on Sunday. Meredith Marsh added 11 points, including a pair of 3-pointers, for the Commodores (18-7, 7-5 Southeastern Conference). Lauren Lueders had 10 points, making three 3-pointers.

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No. 3 Kentucky beats No. 12 Tennessee 73-62

Posted: 02/13/2010 - John Wall had 24 points - one short of his career high - and Eric Bledsoe added 16 as No. 3 Kentucky fought off No. 12 Tennessee for a 73-62 victory Saturday night.

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Calipari delivers hope to gravely ill Indiana boy

Updated: 02/12/2010 - Kevin Massey loves the Kentucky Wildcats. Has all his young life. The only problem with Kevin's affinity for the the Big Blue is that he lives deep in the heart of IU country.

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UK Hoops keeps rolling, 64-48 over Georgia

Posted: 02/11/2010 - A'dia Mathis and Amani Franklin each scored 15 points, and No. 17 Kentucky pushed its home winning streak to 16 games with a 64-48 victory over No. 19 Georgia on Thursday night.

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UK seeks to avenge earlier loss to Georgia

Updated: 02/10/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The hot-streaking University of Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to keep its winning ways alive and avenge a 61-60 loss to then-No. 8 Georgia earlier this season when the No. 17/16 Wildcats play host to the 19th-ranked Lady Bulldogs Thursday, Feb. 11 in Memorial Coliseum at 7 p.m. EST. The game will be televised live on FSN (Fox Sports South, Fox Sports Southwest and Sun Sports). It also will be broadcast live on the Big Blue Sports Radio Network with Neil Price and online at UKathletics.com.

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Rachel owner proposes series with Zenyatta

Posted: 02/10/2010 - The owner of Horse of the Year Rachel Alexandra says his filly won't run against Zenyatta in a $5 million race in Arkansas, but he's proposing a three-race series in which racing's leading ladies will meet.

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Kentucky holds off Alabama, 66-55

Updated: 02/10/2010 - John Wall had 22 points and 10 rebounds for his first double-double, and fellow freshman DeMarcus Cousins got his seventh in a row, as No. 3 Kentucky outmuscled Alabama 66-55 on Tuesday night.

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