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Railsplitters retain 13th spot in NABC/Division II Coaches Poll

Posted: 11/26/2013 - The Lincoln Memorial University men's basketball team retained the 13th spot in the second NABC/Division II Coaches Poll of the 2013-14 season, which was unveiled by officials with the National Association of Basketball Coaches on Tuesday. The Railsplitters have now been ranked inside the national top-25 poll for 44-consecutive weeks, the longest mark in South Atlantic Conference history and the third-longest active streak trailing only West Liberty (WV) and Bellarmine (KY).

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Get the new UC Patriot app

Posted: 11/26/2013 - Want to catch up on current Patriot athletics? Want a quick and easy way to find information on your favorite Patriot sports? Don’t want the hassle of going through webpage after webpage to find information on where and how you can listen to Patriot events? Then download the new University of the Cumberlands Athletics app, which is free and available now for download in the Apple App Store. The app is compatible with all Apple products including your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.

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Borders named OVC football Freshman of the Year

Posted: 11/26/2013 - Wide receiver Devin Borders was named the Ohio Valley Conference Football Freshman of the Year the league office announced Tuesday. Meanwhile, five other Colonels earned second team all-league honors.

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UK Hoops inks four in fall signing period

Posted: 11/26/2013 - Four of the nation’s top-rated recruits in Jaycee Coe, Ivana Jakubcova, Alexis Jennings and Alyssa Rice have inked National Letters of Intent to play for the Kentucky women’s basketball program and head coach Matthew Mitchell.

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No. 3 Kentucky rallies past Cleveland State, 68-61

Posted: 11/26/2013 - Andrew Harrison's three-point play broke a 57-all tie before twin brother Aaron followed with a 3-pointer with 1:20 remaining, helping No. 3 Kentucky escape stubborn Cleveland State 68-61 on Monday night.

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Roundball Preview: Middlesboro Lady Jackets

Updated: 11/26/2013 - The Middlesboro Lady Jackets will rely on a slew of young talent this upcoming season, including talented eighth grader Blair Green who, like many, was relied upon to contribute quite a bit last year.

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Day, Moore lead Cavaliers to MEC victory

Posted: 11/26/2013 - UVa-Wise overcame an 11 point second-half deficit to post a 74-70 Mountain East Conference win over Notre Dame College on Monday. Matt Day scored 17 points and grabbed and a career-high 13 rebounds in the victory while Javon Moore nearly recorded a triple-double as he finished with 22 points, nine rebounds, and eight assists.

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Lady Cavs record first-ever Mountain East Conference win

Posted: 11/26/2013 - UVa-Wise recorded the first Mountain East Conference win in school history with a 71-67 win over Notre Dame College at the Prior Center on Monday. Reynesha Archer scored a career-high 20 points and made a career-high three 3-pointers while as a team UVa-Wise made nine 3-pointers in the win.

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Posthumus named OVC men's basketball co-Player of the Week

Posted: 11/25/2013 - Morehead State senior Chad Posthumus has been named Ohio Valley Conference Men's Basketball Co-Player of the Week after posting 37 points (12.3 pg) and 50 rebounds (16.7 pg) in three contests last week. The Eagles went 2-1 with wins over Northern Kentucky and Nevada.

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Pulaski County pumped to be part of the State Semifinals

Posted: 11/25/2013 - Pulaski County quarterback Riley Hall said he went straight home and started watching film on Anderson County after his Maroons defeated Madison Southern to advance to the state semifinals.

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Commonwealth Stadium designs revealed

Posted: 11/25/2013 - Designs for the $110 million renovation of Commonwealth Stadium were revealed Monday afternoon at a news conference at the Nutter Field House.

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Five players announce mid-year enrollment

Posted: 11/25/2013 - Five high school football stars – featuring four highly regarded offensive playmakers and a mainstay middle linebacker -- have signed scholarship papers to enroll in the University of Kentucky in January, Coach Mark Stoops announced Monday.

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Stallworth on Naismith Trophy Watch List

Posted: 11/25/2013 - University of Kentucky women’s basketball senior forward DeNesha Stallworth was selected to the prestigious 2013-14 Naismith Trophy preseason watch list, the Atlanta Tipoff Club announced on Monday.

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No. 1 Patriots set to host No. 6 St. Francis on Saturday in NAIA FCS Quarterfinals

Updated: 11/25/2013 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Football program defended their home field advantage on Saturday as they took down #16 St. Ambrose University 56-28 in the opening round of the NAIA Football Championship Series (FCS). With the win, the Patriots moved to 11-0 on the season. On Sunday, the NAIA announced the matchups for the NAIA FCS Quarterfinals.

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James Young named SEC Freshman of the Week

Posted: 11/25/2013 - Freshman James Young became the second Kentucky basketball player to haul in a Southeastern Conference weekly award for the 2013-14 season when he was named the SEC’s Freshman of the Week on Monday. The honor is the first of his career. Young led the Wildcats with 26 points in a 105-76 win over UT Arlington last week. En route to the 26 points, Young knocked down five 3-pointers and made eight of his 14 (.571) field goal attempts. Young also dished out a career-high three assists and had two rebounds and two steals.

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Roundball Preview: Lynn Camp Wildcats

Posted: 11/25/2013 - The Lynn Camp Wildcats did just enough to finish above .500 last season, finishing the year with a 16-15 record – a rare winning season when you look at the recent past.

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Eagles top Nevada for school-record fifth win in November

Posted: 11/25/2013 - Senior Chad Posthumus notched his sixth career double-double, and the Morehead State men's basketball team tallied a 63-58 win over Nevada on Sunday afternoon at the Lawlor Events Center. The victory was MSU's fifth in November, which marks a school record.

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UK wins two, Bechtel posts UK record for second straight day

Posted: 11/24/2013 - COLUMBUS, Ohio – Junior Christina Bechtel registered a school-record time for the second consecutive day and junior Christa Cabot won the platform diving title as the University of Kentucky swimming and diving team competed in the final day of the Ohio State Invitational Sunday at the McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion.

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Duquesne overpowers Eagles, 83-35

Posted: 11/24/2013 - Duquesne jumped out to a 12-0 lead and did not look back in a 83-35 victory over the Morehead State women's basketball team Sunday at Johnson Arena.

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Fourth-ranked Missouri upends No. 16 Kentucky

Posted: 11/24/2013 - Undefeated and fourth-ranked Missouri claimed a 3-0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-16) win over the No. 16 Kentucky volleyball team on Sunday afternoon in Memorial Coliseum. Senior Whitney Billings logged nine kills and eight digs in the loss to pace the Wildcats.

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