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ESPNU Midnight Madness tips off the season featuring nine basketball programs October 18

Posted: 10/04/2013 - ESPNU will tip off the basketball season with more than four hours of ESPNU Midnight Madness coverage on Friday, Oct. 18, at 9 p.m. ET. This year’s ESPNU special will feature on-site coverage from nine basketball programs, eight of which are in ESPN.com basketball writer Jason King’s Top 25: No. 1 Kentucky, No. 6 Duke, No. 9 Syracuse, No. 11 Oklahoma State, No. 13 Wichita State, No. 15 Memphis, No. 17 New Mexico, No. 21 UConn and Florida Gulf Coast. ESPN analysts will provide commentary from each site, with additional previews and interviews live from the ESPNU studio in Charlotte, N.C.

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Reds fire manager Dusty Baker after playoff loss

Posted: 10/04/2013 - The Reds have fired manager Dusty Baker, who led them to their best stretch of success since the Big Red Machine but couldn't get them past the first round of the playoffs.

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UPIKE volleyball falls 3-1 at Shawnee State

Posted: 10/03/2013 - Led by three players with double-digit kills, Shawnee State (Ohio) rallied past the University of Pikeville volleyball team 3-1 (25-16, 23-25, 25-16, 25-21) on Thursday.

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Cumberlands named Five-Star Champions of Character institution

Posted: 10/03/2013 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) athletics department is recognized year in and year out as one of the most highly regarded departments in the country. One reason why UC is thought highly is its participation in the NAIA Champions of Character program. Once again, UC was named in the NAIA’s latest announcement on the Champions of Character program.

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Mansour named semifinalist for NFF Campbell Trophy

Posted: 10/03/2013 - University of Kentucky senior placekicker Joe Mansour has been named one of 170 candidates for the 2013 National Football Foundation National Scholar-Athlete Awards, making Mansour a semifinalist for the 2013 William V. Campbell Trophy, which recognizes an individual as the absolute best school-athlete in the nation, the NFF announced recently.

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Tickets for UPike men's basketball at Louisville available now

Posted: 10/03/2013 - University of Pikeville men’s basketball tickets for the away game against Louisville at the KFC Yum! Center on Nov. 6 are now available online at upikebears.com by credit card or locally at the UPIKE Gym by personal check.

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Patriots win thriller in overtime to stay unbeaten in MSC play

Updated: 10/03/2013 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Men’s Soccer team extended their dominant reign in Mid-South Conference (MSC) play this past Tuesday as the Patriots defeated the Bulldogs of Cumberland University 2-1 in an overtime thriller. With the last-minute win, the Patriots now move to 4-3-1 overall but an impressive 4-0 in MSC play.

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Basketball season tickets on sale now

Posted: 10/03/2013 - Season tickets for the 2013-14 Morehead State basketball seasons are now on sale. Fans have several packages to choose from. The men's team hosts 15 games in Johnson Arena, while the women have 14 home dates.

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UC men’s bowling competes in first tournament of the season

Posted: 10/03/2013 - This would be a tournament that would allow the Patriots to know where they stand as a first year program as the Patriots competed against several Mid-South Conference (MSC) opponents in the tournament such as University of Pikeville, Bethel University, Campbellsville University, Union College, St. Catherine College, and Lindsey Wilson College.

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Time change for UK-Providence game; additional TV info

Posted: 10/03/2013 - Tip-off time for the Kentucky-Providence men’s basketball game on Dec. 1 has been changed to 8:30 p.m. ET. The game will air live on Fox Sports 1 from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.

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UC women’s bowling competes in first tournament of the season

Posted: 10/03/2013 - ead Coach Kevin Reigle knew that this would be a great test for the Patriots as they competed against several Mid-South Conference (MSC) opponents in the tournament such as the University of Pikeville, Bethel University, Campbellsville University, Union College, St. Catherine College, and Lindsey Wilson College.

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Vance named a semifinalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy

Posted: 10/02/2013 - Senior football player Ichiro Vance was named a semifinalist for the 2013 William V. Campbell Trophy today as announced by the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF). The trophy, endowed by HealthSouth, recognizes an individual as the absolute best football scholar-athlete in the nation.

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Pirates beat Reds 6-2 in NL wild-card game

Posted: 10/02/2013 - Russell Martin homered twice, Marlon Byrd also connected and the Pittsburgh Pirates roared past Cincinnati for a 6-2 victory in the NL wild-card game Tuesday night.

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Madness tickets distributed Oct. 5

Posted: 10/01/2013 - Tickets for the 2013 Big Blue Madness at Rupp Arena will be available Saturday, Oct. 5 at 7 a.m. ET at the Memorial Coliseum ticket windows on Euclid Avenue and online at UKathletics.com and Ticketmaster . Madness, the first open practice opportunity for UK’s 2013-14 men’s and women’s basketball teams, is Friday, Oct. 18 at 7:30 p.m. Television broadcast info will be released at a later date.

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Rookies on wild-card rosters for Reds, Pirates

Updated: 10/01/2013 - Cincinnati rookie outfielder Billy Hamilton and Pittsburgh rookie pitcher Gerrit Cole were both placed on the 25-man roster for Tuesday night's NL wild-card game.

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Pitching dominates third scrimmage of fall season

Posted: 10/01/2013 - Scoreless outings from Dylan Dwyer, Chandler Shepherd, Trace Vorbeck, Zach Strecker and Spencer Jack highlighted the third scrimmage of the Kentucky baseball fall practice season, on a gorgeous Tuesday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Kentucky High School Prep Polls (Oct. 1)

Posted: 10/01/2013 - The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings:

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2014 SEC men's basketball tournament tickets on sale

Posted: 10/01/2013 - Tickets for the 2014 Southeastern Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament are now on sale. The 2014 tournament will be held March 12-16, 2014 at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta.

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Official women's basketball practices underway

Posted: 10/01/2013 - Official team practices have commenced for the Morehead State women's basketball program. With legislation set forth by the NCAA, The Eagles are allowed 30 practices in a 40-day window leading up to the regular season opener on Nov. 8.

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Patriot football rewrites history books in latest NAIA Top 25 poll

Posted: 10/01/2013 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Football program is off to one of his hottest starts in history at 4-0 including 2 wins over Top 25 programs. With their latest 59-3 over the University of Pikeville on Thursday night, the Patriots have turned some heads as the latest NAIA Top 25 Coaches Poll was released on Monday and UC made a historic move.

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