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UK women take 7-game win streak to Cincinnati

Updated: 12/03/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky women’s basketball team looks to keep its seven-game winning streak alive when it travels to Cincinnati, Ohio Friday, Dec. 4 for an 11 a.m. EST matchup against the Cincinnati Bearcats in Fifth Third Arena. The game will be broadcast live on the Big Blue Sports Radio Network with Neil Price.

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UK's Kovach to be honored at SEC Championship

Posted: 12/03/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Dr. Jim Kovach, the leading tackler in Kentucky football history, will be UK’s Southeastern Conference Legend during the SEC Championship Game weekend on Dec. 4-5 in Atlanta, Ga.

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Paxton sues UK

Posted: 12/03/2009 - The New York Times is reporting pitcher James Paxton has filed a lawsuit against the University of Kentucky, charging that athletic department officials threatened to prevent him from playing if he did not agree to meet with NCAA investigators.

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Advance bowl ticket applications due Friday

Posted: 12/02/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – A reminder to fans desiring to order tickets for Kentucky’s bowl game, advance ticket applications are due on Friday, Dec. 4.

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Cats roll in Freedom Hall 94-57

Updated: 11/30/2009 - DeMarcus Cousins scored a season-high 24 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead No. 5 Kentucky to an easy 94-57 win over UNC-Asheville on Monday night. John Wall added 12 points and a school freshman-record 14 assists, while Patrick Patterson had 17 points and nine boards as the Wildcats (7-0) cruised during their annual appearance at Freedom Hall.

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More Freedom Hall games in the future?

Updated: 11/29/2009 - Kentucky coach John Calipari has big plans for Freedom Hall. Calipari said Sunday he could see the Wildcats playing two or three games at the venerable arena in the future. Those games would be played after the Louisville Cardinals, the arena's main tenants, move to a downtown arena next year.

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Streak Reaches 25 Straight, Kentucky Falls 30-24 in overtime

Posted: 11/29/2009 - Montario Hardesty ran for three touchdowns, including a 20-yard game winner in overtime, as Tennessee outlasted Kentucky 30-24 on Saturday night, the Volunteers' 25th straight victory against their border rivals. (Stats & Scores)

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Tennessee, Kentucky game a sellout

Posted: 11/27/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Tennessee at Kentucky football game is a sellout. The Wildcats play host to the Volunteers on Saturday at 7 p.m. The game will be televised by ESPNU.

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UK wins overtime thriller 73-65 over Stanford

Updated: 11/26/2009 - Freshman sensation John Wall scored a season-best 23 points, including clutch shots in the final minute that sent the game to overtime, and No. 5 Kentucky closed with an eight-point run for a 73-65 victory over gritty Stanford on Wednesday night in the championship game of the Cancun Challenge at the Moon Palace Resort. (Stats & Game notes inside)

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UK Hoops wins 68-54, improving to 5-0

Posted: 11/25/2009 - The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team forced 25 turnovers and junior forward Victoria Dunlap (Nashville, Tenn.) scored a game-high 17 points to lead the Wildcats to a 68-54 win over Santa Barbara on Wednesday afternoon in the Thunderdome.

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Kiffin wishes Vols had recruited Cobb harder

Posted: 11/25/2009 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee coach Lane Kiffin wasn't around for Randall Cobb's recruitment. He wishes the previous staff had recruited him a little harder, though.

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Kentucky advances to Cancun Challenge finals, 73-49

Updated: 11/24/2009 - John Wall found his form in the second half and proved too much to handle in the open floor as the No. 5 Wildcats raced past Cleveland State 73-49 on Tuesday in the Cancun Challenge at the Moon Palace Resort. (Stats Inside)

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Chick-fil-A Bowl to Visit Lexington for UK-UT game

Posted: 11/24/2009 - Chick-fil-A Bowl representative Kurt Patberg will visit Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky. on Saturday to scout the Tennessee-Kentucky game. Both teams are considered potential representatives for the 2009 Chick-fil-A Bowl to be held on Dec. 31.

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Rich Brooks Doesn't Want Distractions

Updated: 11/23/2009 - Fresh off a historic win over Georgia, Kentucky coach Rich Brooks said he doesn't want the Wildcats preoccupied with distractions ahead of their season finale against Tennessee on Saturday.

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UK takes down Georgia 34-27, Improve to 7-4

Posted: 11/21/2009 - Kentucky scored 14 points off four Georgia second-half turnovers and the Wildcats rallied to beat the Bulldogs 34-27 on Saturday night for their first win in Athens in 32 years.

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Kentucky improves to 4-0 with 92-63 win

Updated: 11/21/2009 - Freshman John Wall had 21 points and 11 assists as No. 4 Kentucky dominated Rider 92-63 on Saturday in the Cancun Challenge. (Stats & Game Notes Inside)

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Cobb's status a gametime decision

Updated: 11/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Wide receiver/quarterback Randall Cobb is questionable to play at Georgia on Saturday, Coach Rich Brooks announced Wednesday.

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Big weekend set for Memorial Coliseum

Posted: 11/20/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky’s nationally-ranked volleyball team and the undefeated UK Hoops women’s basketball team will play host to a double-header in Memorial Coliseum Sunday, Nov. 22. The Wildcats’ volleyball team, ranked No. 10 in the latest AVCA poll, will take on No. 13 Florida at 2 p.m. EST. The match will be televised live on Fox Sports South.

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Calipari not happy in Kentucky's 102-92 win over Sam Houston St.

Updated: 11/20/2009 - The Wildcats were never really in danger during a 102-92 win over Sam Houston State in the Cancun Challenge on Thursday, Calipari was hardly in the mood to celebrate after his team let another opponent stick around thanks to a lackluster defensive performance that at times lacked energy, effort and intensity.

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Cats survive record-breaking shooting performance

Posted: 11/19/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- John Calipari expected growing pains. Welcomed them even. Told anyone who would listen it would take time for Kentucky (No. 5 ESPN/USA Today, No. 4 AP) to embrace and understand his "dribble drive" offense.

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UK working towards facilities upgrades

Posted: 11/19/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 18, 2009) – The University of Kentucky continues to methodically work toward the development of a plan to enhance the athletic facilities of its sports teams. The plan includes major renovations to Commonwealth Stadium, a new baseball facility and working with the Lexington Center Corporation to develop a new downtown arena.

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UK Hoops recruiting class one of nation's best

Posted: 11/18/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky women’s basketball program and head coach Matthew Mitchell are not only excelling on the court this season but in recruiting as well. Mitchell and his staff signed five outstanding high school players during the fall signing period, which ended Wednesday, giving UK a Top-10 national ranking by two recruiting services. The class was ranked No. 5 by Blue Star Basketball and No. 10 by ESPN HoopGurlz. It marks the highest-ranking class for the Wildcats since 2006.

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Cats could be without Cobb on Saturday

Posted: 11/18/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky could be without its most potent offensive weapon when the Wildcats travel to Georgia on Saturday.

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