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Joiner, Nunley named Preseason All-SEC by league coaches

Posted: 02/05/2015 - University of Kentucky senior catcher Griffin Joiner and junior pitcher Kelsey Nunley have been named to the 2015 Southeastern Conference Softball Coaches Preseason All-SEC Team, it was announced Thursday.

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A.J. Reed named Kentucky Sportsman of the Year

Posted: 02/05/2015 - After sweeping every national player of the year award, winning Southeastern Conference Male Athlete of the Year and starting his professional career with an all-star season, Kentucky two-way star AJ Reed has been named Kentucky Sportsman of the Year, it was announced by the Lexington Herald-Leader at the Bluegrass Sports Awards on Wednesday night at the Lexington Convention Center’s Bluegrass Ballroom.

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Red-hot Eagles upset top-ranked Railsplitters 87-72

Posted: 02/05/2015 - Charles Clark and Carson Brooks led a high-powered offensive attack and combined for 50 points as the Carson-Newman Eagles (11-10, 9-6 SAC) upset the top-ranked Railsplitters (20-1, 14-1 SAC) 87-72 at Tex Turner Arena on Wednesday night.

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No. 23 Bulldogs race past Point (GA) 81-65 for 12th straight win

Posted: 02/04/2015 - Forward Gerrard Newby (SO/Lexington, Ky. ) and center Deante Johnson (SR/Cincinnati, Ohio) scored 17 points, apiece, as the No. 23 Union College men's basketball team never trailed against Point (Ga.) on Wednesday night, rolling to an 81-65 victory in Appalachian Athletic Conference play at Robsion Arena.

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No. 24 Union cruises to 78-62 victory over Point (GA)

Posted: 02/04/2015 - Center Lydia Nash (JR/Florence, Ky.) poured in a team-high 20 points as the Union College women's basketball team cruised to a 78-62 win over Point (Ga.) in Appalachian Athletic Conference action, Wednesday night.

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Harding, Lee combine for 47 points in Lady Railsplitters' gutsy win over Carson-Newman

Posted: 02/04/2015 - Sophomore forward Josey Harding (Middletown, Ohio) carried the load early with a monster double-double and senior Aisjah Lee (Louisville, Ky.) authored a second-half performance for the ages as the Lady Railsplitters (12-9, 9-6 SAC) outlasted the Carson-Newman Eagles (15-6, 9-6 SAC) in a 90-85 overtime victory in South Atlantic Conference women's hoops action on Wednesday at Tex Turner Arena.

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Syracuse self-imposes men's basketball postseason ban

Posted: 02/04/2015 - Syracuse University announced Wednesday that it has instituted a self-imposed postseason ban for the current men's basketball season as part of its case pending before the NCAA Committee on Infractions.

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Barnhart to receive award from Bluegrass Sports Commission

Posted: 02/04/2015 - Mitch Barnhart, University of Kentucky Director of Athletics, will be bestowed with the Jim Host Sports Business Award during the Bluegrass Sports Commission annual dinner Wednesday night at the Lexington Convention Center.

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Buh joins Kentucky football staff

Posted: 02/04/2015 - Andy Buh, who has been defensive coordinator or co-defensive coordinator at Stanford, Nevada and California, and also coached for a Big Ten champion at Wisconsin, has joined the Kentucky football staff, Coach Mark Stoops announced Wednesday.

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UPike football adds 42 student-athletes on National Signing Day

Posted: 02/04/2015 - Allan Holland Jr., entering his second season as head coach of the University of Pikeville football team, announced the signing of 42 student-athletes to his first recruiting class during a national signing day ceremony on Wednesday.

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UK Athletics to award full cost-of-attendance scholarships

Posted: 02/04/2015 - UK Athletics will award scholarships that include the full cost of attendance for student-athletes on all 22 Wildcat teams beginning with the 2015-16 season, Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart announced on Wednesday.

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Reserves help UPike top KCU, 89-56

Posted: 02/03/2015 - Kentucky Christian (8-16) got 12 points from Jana Glick as she was the only Knight to reach double figures scoring.

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Cats improve to 22-0 with a 69-58 win over Georgia

Updated: 02/03/2015 - Twice on the verge of running away from a Georgia squad playing its second straight game without leading scorer and rebounder Marcus Thornton (concussion), the Wildcats needed both starters to fend off the determined Bulldogs.

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