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Wall, SEC Freshman for the Forth Straight Week

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Wall, a 6-4 guard from Raleigh, N.C., averaged 18.0 points, 5.0 assists, 4.0 rebounds and 3.5 steals in leading the Wildcats to wins over 14th-ranked Connecticut and at Indiana.

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James a fan of John Wall

Posted: 12/13/2009 - CLEVELAND -- Kentucky freshman point guard John Wall has been electrifying crowds and wowing fans this season. He won over LeBron James long ago.

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EKU falls on road, 83-72 at Maryland

Posted: 12/12/2009 - COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) - Greivis Vasquez scored 20 points in an unwanted reserve role, Landon Milbourne had 19, and Maryland outlasted stubborn Eastern Kentucky 83-72 on Saturday.

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Hartline, Cats return to practice

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After the coaches spent a week on the recruiting trail and the players prepared for final examinations, the Kentucky football team returned to practice Saturday morning with a two-hour workout in the Nutter Field House.

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UK Volleyball Loses 3-2 Thriller To Florida State

Posted: 12/11/2009 - Another gritty comeback effort ended in a heartbreaker as the Kentucky volleyball team suffered a 3-2 (16-25, 26-24, 25-17, 19-25, 17-15) loss to Florida State in the round of 16 at the NCAA Tournament in Minneapolis, Minn.

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Newton, Warford selected to SEC All-Freshman team

Posted: 12/10/2009 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Eleven of the Southeastern Conference football squads are represented on the 10th annual SEC Coaches’ All-Freshman Team, it was announced Thursday.

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Volleyball Wildcats in NCAA Sweet 16

Updated: 02/05/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After matching a school record with two victories in the NCAA Tournament a week ago in Lexington, the Kentucky volleyball team is set to meet the No. 3 overall seed in Florida State in its first Sweet Sixteen appearance since 1992. The Wildcats and Seminoles will meet at 6 p.m. ET at the Sports Pavilion in Minneapolis, Minn., on Friday.

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Kentucky Improves To 9-0 With 64-61 Win

Posted: 12/10/2009 - Freshman John Wall scored a season-high 25 points, including 12 of Kentucky's last 15 in the game, and the fourth-ranked Wildcats beat No. 14 Connecticut 64-61 on Wednesday night in the SEC/Big East Invitational. (Stats & Game Notes Inside)

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Ex-Cat waived by Colts

Posted: 12/09/2009 - Former UK quarterback Shane Boyd, signed to the Indianapolis Colts practice squad several days ago, has been waived by the team.

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Wildcats place 3 on Coaches' All-SEC team

Posted: 12/08/2009 - BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- SEC Champion Alabama and SEC Eastern Champion Florida each had a league-high nine representatives on the 2009 All-Southeastern Conference Coaches’ Football Team, the league office announced on Tuesday. Alabama had eight members on the first team, while Florida had seven.

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Wall Again SEC Freshman of the Week

Updated: 12/08/2009 - UK men’s basketball player John Wall was named the SEC Freshman of the Week as announced by the league office on Monday. The honor was the third straight SEC Freshman of the Week honor for Wall. The Wildcats have won all four weekly freshman honors from the conference office this season, beginning with Eric Bledsoe in the first week and Wall the last three weeks.

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Blackwelder earns LPGA status

Updated: 12/08/2009 - Former University of Kentucky women’s golfer Mallory Blackwelder earned LPGA category 20 status Monday after completing Qualifying School with a 4-over-par 364 (74-72-74-72-72) at LPGA International. Blackwelder combines with her mother, Myra Blackwelder, a 17-year LPGA veteran and current head coach at Kentucky, to become the first mother/daughter duo in tour history.

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Cobb named first team All-SEC

Updated: 12/07/2009 - Kentucky wide receiver/quarterback Randall Cobb has been named first team ALL-SEC by the Associated Press. UK tailback Derrick Locke was named to the second team All-SEC offense. Tackle Corey Peters and linebacker Sam Maxwell were named All-SEC second team defense. Offensive tackle Zipp Duncan received honorable mention.

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Clemson falls into Music City against UK

Updated: 12/07/2009 - The Clemson Tigers have fallen all the way from a possible BCS-bowl berth to a trip to the Music CityBowl to play Kentucky. Clemson (8-5) missed out on the Atlantic Coast Conference championship with a 39-34 loss to No. 10 Georgia Tech on Saturday. The Tigers will get a rematch of the 2006 Music City Bowl won by Kentucky 28-20 in a pairing announced Sunday night.

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Kentucky Holds Off North Carolina 68-66

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Freshman star John Wall shook off a leg injury to finish with 16 points, including the clinching free throws with 4 seconds remaining, and the fifth-ranked Wildcats held off No. 10 North Carolina 68-66 on Saturday. (Stats & Game Notes Inside)

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UK women run record to 8-0

Posted: 12/04/2009 - CINCINNATI – Senior forward Lydia Watkins (Hopkinsville, Ky.) came off the bench to record a career-high 18 points and grab a season-high nine rebounds and three steals in helping the Kentucky women’s basketball team advance to 8-0 and survive a scare by Cincinnati, 68-57 on Friday morning.

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Wall anxious to hook up with Heels

Posted: 12/04/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky freshman star John Wall says he's not angry he never received a scholarship offer from North Carolina even though he grew up hoping to play for the Tar Heels.

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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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