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Calipari developing more than point guards

Posted: 06/26/2013 - Everyone knows that John Calipari is an expert at developing top level point guards; Tyreke Evans, John Wall, Brandon Knight, all were first round NBA draft picks, but since Calipari came to the University of Kentucky, he's also developed some pretty good big men.

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A.J. Griffin allows 2 hits to collect first career shutout

Posted: 06/26/2013 - OAKLAND, Calif. -- No need for A.J. Griffin to glance over his shoulder at the bullpen. This game was all his to finish, something that seemed far-fetched when he walked two of the game's first three batters.

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Athletics pound Bronson Arroyo to beat Reds at home

Updated: 06/26/2013 - OAKLAND, Calif. -- Josh Donaldson hit a two-run homer, freshly promoted Stephen Vogt hit a sacrifice fly for his first major league RBI and the Oakland Athletics beat the Cincinnati Reds 7-3 on Tuesday night.

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UCLA wins championship with 8-0 win over Bulldogs

Posted: 06/25/2013 - Eric Filia drove in a career-high five runs, Nick Vander Tuig limited Mississippi State to five hits in eight innings, and UCLA won its first national championship in baseball, 8-0 Tuesday night.

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Bulldogs miss chances, Bruins take series lead

Posted: 06/25/2013 - Game one of the College World Series finals was a story of missed opportunities for the Mississippi State Bulldogs, who now must win two games to win the program's first national championship.

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Four Wildcats ink professional contracts

Updated: 06/25/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. -- All four of Kentucky’s 2013 MLB Draft selections have inked professional contracts and three Wildcats have made their professional debuts. In addition, several Kentucky standouts are excelling throughout minor league baseball. Learn more in this Kentucky MiLB summer notebook.

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UCLA beats Miss. St. 3-1 in opener of CWS finals

Posted: 06/24/2013 - Adam Plutko limited Mississippi State to a run on four hits in six innings, and UCLA survived some anxious moments to beat the Bulldogs 3-1 in Game 1 of the College World Series finals Monday night.

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Nadal loses to 135th-ranked player at Wimbledon

Updated: 06/24/2013 - In one of Wimbledon's greatest upsets, an ailing Rafael Nadal was knocked out in straight sets Monday by a player ranked 135th - the Spaniard's first loss in the opening round of a Grand Slam event.

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Bulldogs enjoying ride to College World Series

Updated: 06/24/2013 - Since leaving the Kentucky baseball program following the 2008 season, John Cohen has faired pretty well at his alma mater, and now has it two wins away from its first ever College World Series championship.

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Latos, Reds salvage final game in Arizona, 4-2

Posted: 06/23/2013 - Mat Latos matched his career high with 13 strikeouts and the Cincinnati Reds salvaged the finale of their three-game series in Arizona with a 4-2 victory over the Diamondbacks on Sunday.

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Eastern Kentucky closing softball gap

Updated: 06/22/2013 - There are a handful of high school softball programs in the eastern half of Kentucky that are competitive at the state level. In fact, Middlesboro and North Laurel are the only two to win a state title. It's taken some time, but the rest of the region is slowly catching up to programs from the western side of the state.

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Diamondbacks rally against Chapman, beat Reds 4-3

Posted: 06/22/2013 - Jason Kubel hit a two-run single in the bottom of the ninth inning to rally the Arizona Diamondbacks past Aroldis Chapman and the Cincinnati Reds 4-3 Saturday night for their fourth straight victory.

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Moore says athletes must put education first

Updated: 06/22/2013 - On Friday the Kentucky-Tennessee Border Bowl committee held its first ever high school combine, and in attendance to offer advice was former New England Patriot and Super Bowl champion Marty Moore.

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Finch teaches more than softball

Updated: 06/22/2013 - Softball players of all ages were treated to some high quality instruction Saturday afternoon. For the second consecutive year, Olympic gold medalist Jennie Finch held her softball camp in Pikeville.

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Eagles land another Division I transfer in Gaines

Posted: 06/21/2013 - Lyonell Gaines, a 6-foot-6 forward who has already played in 64 Division I games, has joined the Morehead State men's basketball program. He will sit out in 2013-14 and have two years of eligibility beginning with the 2014-15 season.

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Patriot basketball hosts annual Youth Day Camp

Posted: 06/21/2013 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Men’s Basketball program hosted its annual Youth Day Camp this past week at the O. Wayne Rollins Center in Williamsburg. Coach Don Butcher and staff had 52 participants in this year's camp with ages ranging from 8 to 14. The camp attracted youth from Williamsburg, Whitley County, Corbin, McCreary County, Laurel County, Knox County, and Wayne County.

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Patterson impressed with young Wildcats

Posted: 06/20/2013 - One player who knows all about Kentucky and the high expectations that come with it is Patrick Patterson. Patterson just completed his third season in the NBA and recently spent some time in Lexington. While in town he caught a glimpse of next year's Wildcats and was pretty impressed with what he saw.

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Pressure on Cats will come from within

Updated: 06/20/2013 - John Calipari, as we all know has a history of bringing in top tier talent to Lexington, but with that talent comes high expectations, and next season will be no different.

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Alvarez homers, drives in 5, Pirates beat Reds 5-3

Posted: 06/20/2013 - CINCINNATI (AP) - Pedro Alvarez drove in all of Pittsburgh's runs with a solo homer, bases-loaded double and single Thursday, leading the Pirates to a 5-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds and a split of their high-profile NL Central series.

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Inaugural LMU softball all skills camp proves to be a rousing success

Posted: 06/20/2013 - HARROGATE, TN -- The inaugural LMU Softball All Skills Camp held on Dorothy Neely Field and on the campus of Lincoln Memorial University this past week proved to be a rousing success, with ten different states represented by a full field of camp participants.

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