Posted: 03/19/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Senior guard A’dia Mathies has been named Southeastern Conference women’s player of the year by The Associated Press for the second straight season. Mathies also was a unanimous first-team selection for the second year in a row, while junior center DeNesha Stallworth was named to the second team.
Posted: 03/19/2013 - PIKEVILLE, Ky. – A squeeze bunt in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the University of Pikeville a win over Cumberland University in the finale of a three-game series on Saturday.
Posted: 03/19/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky women’s basketball senior standout A’dia Mathies has been named an All-Region 3 nominee for the 2013 WBCA Division I Coaches' All-America Team, the WBCA announced.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The No. 7/7 University of Kentucky women’s basketball team earned its school-record fourth straight bid to the NCAA Tournament, and 10th overall, with a No. 2 seed in the Bridgeport Regional. The Wildcats’ No. 2 seed ties its highest ever in the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats (27-5) will face 15-seeded Navy in the first round Sunday, March 24 at Carnesecca Arena in Queens, N.Y. The game will air live on ESPNU at 12:05 p.m. ET.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After a disappointing showing last weekend in its second Southeastern Conference series of the season at No. 13 LSU, the No. 17 University of Kentucky softball team returns to the friendly confines of the UK Softball Complex to host two midweek games against Western Kentucky University and Iowa this week.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Fresh off its first series win at Florida in 14 years, No. 8 Kentucky returns to action with a midweek game against Western Kentucky, with first pitch slated for 6:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Cliff Hagan Stadium.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - CINCINNATI, Oh. - The Bengals today re-signed LB Rey Maualuga as an unrestricted free agent.
Posted: 03/18/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Despite missing out on an NCAA Tournament at-large bid to defend their national championship, the Kentucky Wildcats have been selected to play in the National Invitation Tournament.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union College softball team snapped a five-game losing streak with a thrilling 3-2 win in the first game of a doubleheader against Minnesota, Crookston on Sunday at Union Field. UMC came back in game two, recording a 5-4 win after holding off a late Lady Bulldog rally.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - MONTREAT, N.C. - Union received solid performances from Drew Hillard (Lexington, Ky.) and Justin King (Barbourville, Ky.) while catcher Gabby Juarbe (San Juan, P.R.) drove in six runs as the Bulldogs defeated host Montreat (N.C.) 12-3 in Appalachian Athletic Conference play on Sunday.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - AIKEN, SC -- The 13th-ranked and second-seeded Railsplitters rallied from a 14-point second-half deficit to cut to within two points with 9:40 remaining, however, the three-seeded Barton College Bulldogs closed the game on a 21-8 run to oust Lincoln Memorial from the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional, 76-61, on Sunday in Aiken, South Carolina.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- All-America southpaw Corey Littrell fired eight one-run innings and catcher Micheal Thomas belted a three-run homer in the second inning, leading No. 9 Kentucky to a 6-2 win over Florida, its first series win at UF in 14 years and just the fifth in program history, on a gorgeous Sunday afternoon at McKethan Stadium.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Despite out-hitting Tennessee Tech, 9-5, the Morehead State baseball team was unable to avoid the series sweep, falling in game three, 5-2.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. - On Friday, March 15th the University of the Cumberlands (UC) baseball team hosted Mid-South Conference (MSC) foe #12 Lindsey Wilson College (LWC) at Doyle Buhl Stadium for a three game series.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - WILLIAMSBURG, Ky. - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Women’s basketball team traveled to Frankfort, KY this past week in hopes of bringing home a National Championship as they competed in the NAIA Division I National Championships. Their motto “Work for Tuesday” fell short in the first round of action as the #8 seeded Patriots were defeated by #1 seeded Westmont College Warriors 63-58.
Posted: 03/17/2013 - BATON ROUGE, La. – The No. 13 LSU softball team rallied for three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning, getting a two-out, two-run single from outfielder A.J. Andrews to erase a 2-0 defeat and clinch a 3-2 victory, sealing the three-game sweep over No. 17 Kentucky on Sunday at Tiger Park.
Updated: 03/17/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (WYMT) - For the first time in the John Calipari-era in Lexington, the Kentucky Wildcats will not be participating in the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats were left out of the field of 68 teams that were announced on Sunday evening.
Posted: 03/16/2013 - MONTREAT, N.C. - Union splite an Appalachian Athletic Conference doubleheader at Montreat (N.C.) Saturday, winning the first game 9-3 but dropping the nightcap 3-2.
Posted: 03/16/2013 - COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- The Morehead State baseball team recorded double-digit hits for a second straight game on Saturday, but it wasn't enough in an 11-5 setback to Tennessee Tech at Bush Stadium.
Posted: 03/16/2013 - AIKEN, SC - Fueled by a game-winning jumper by Lorenza Ross with four seconds remaining, the 13th-ranked and second-seeded Railsplitters advanced past the seventh-seeded University of North Carolina at Pembroke, 82-80, in the quarterfinal round of the 2013 NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Saturday afternoon in Aiken, South Carolina. With the win, Lincoln Memorial University (25-5) will advance to the semifinals of the Southeast Regional, where they are set to square off against three-seeded Barton College on Sunday at 5 p.m.
Posted: 03/16/2013 - WEST POINT, Ga. - The Union College softball team dropped a pair of Appalachian Athletic Conference games at Point (Ga.) on Saturday. The host Skyhawks won game one, 2-0, then completed the sweep with a 14-1 victory over the Lady Bulldogs in game two (in five innings).
Posted: 03/16/2013 - GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- All-America centerfielder Austin Cousino went 3-for-5 with four RBI and his fourth homer of the year, a double and a steal, leading No. 9 Kentucky to a series-evening 11-5 win over Florida, on a gorgeous Saturday afternoon in front of 3,120 at McKethan Stadium.
Posted: 03/15/2013 - CINCINNATI, Oh. - Bengals DE Michael Johnson, who was designated March 1 as the team’s franchise player for 2013, today signed the one-year tender offer extended by the club as part of the NFL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement.
Posted: 03/14/2013 - FRANKFORT, Ky. - Westmont (Calif.) held off a late threat by Cumberlands (Ky.), 63-58, Thursday to advance to the second round of the 2013 NAIA Division I Women's Basketball Championships.