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Offense Bounces Back Behind Newton’s Strong Day

Posted: 04/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After Joker Phillips praised the Kentucky defense for playing well in the team’s first major scrimmage of the year last Saturday, the head football coach expressed that same pleasure after practice Wednesday morning, saying the offense responded well on a beautiful day at the Nutter Training Facility.

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Spring Game set for Saturday

Posted: 04/13/2011 - Wise, VA - Fans of the UVa-Wise football program will get an opportunity to see the progress the team has made in the off season this Saturday when the annual Red-Gray takes place inside Carl Smith Stadium.

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Calipari may tell Liggins to enter draft

Posted: 04/13/2011 - UK coach John Calipari, in an interview this afternoon with 27 SportsFirst, said he may tell junior DeAndre Liggins to put his name up for the NBA draft. As for freshmen Brandon Knight and Terrence Jones, Calipari said it was too early to tell where everything is falling.

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Cats edge Cards in 9th 3-2

Posted: 04/12/2011 - With the game tied at 2-2 in the top of the ninth inning, junior Chad Wright painted a one-out double down the line and senior Taylor Black connected on a 1-0 offering from Louisville flame-throwing closer Tony Zych for the go-ahead RBI single, lifting the Kentucky Wildcats to a drama-filled 3-2 win over the 28th-ranked Cardinals, in front of a UL season-high 3,245 fans on a gorgeous Tuesday night at Jim Patterson Stadium.

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Union Softball Sweeps Bluefield

Posted: 04/12/2011 - The Union College softball team swept a doubleheader against Bluefield on Tuesday in AAC action at Union Field. The Lady Bulldogs captured game one 5-0, then pulled away for a 10-5 win in game two.

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Union Baseball climbs to No. 11 in NAIA Poll

Posted: 04/12/2011 - Coming off a 5-0 week, Union moved up three places in the ird edition of the 2011 NAIA Baseball Coaches' Top 25 Poll to come in at No. 11, the NAIA announced Tuesday.

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Bengals announce preseason schedule

Posted: 04/12/2011 - The Bengals’ 2011 preseason schedule, released today by the NFL, features an opener renewing Cincinnati’s longest-running preseason rivalry and later games against two 2010 AFC playoff qualifiers, the New York Jets and Indianapolis Colts.

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Catalano Named AAC Pitcher of the Week

Updated: 04/12/2011 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. -- Union College senior Falon Catalano has been named the Appalachian Athletic Conference's Pitcher of the Week for the period ending Apr. 10th on Monday the league announced.

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Front-line player becomes third BL product to sign with PC

Updated: 04/12/2011 - Taylor Watkins, a 5-9 outside/middle hitter from the Floyd County school, has signed to continue her education and play volleyball at Pikeville College. She is the third member of this year’s senior class to sign a volleyball scholarship with the Bears.

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Shelvin Mack to enter draft, won't hire agent

Posted: 04/12/2011 - Junior guard Shelvin Mack, who led the Butler Bulldogs to their second consecutive NCAA championship game, will enter the 2011 NBA draft, coach Brad Stevens confirmed to Sporting News on Tuesday. Mack is not planning to sign with an agent immediately, which would allow him the option of retaining NCAA eligibility if he withdraws by the NCAA-mandated May 8 deadline. The news was first reported by ESPN.

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Union's Hedrick Collects AAC Baseball Weekly Award

Posted: 04/11/2011 - ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Brandon Hedrick of Union (Ky.) and Cody Gaskill of Tennessee Wesleyan are the Appalachian Athletic Conference Pitcher and Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.

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Freshman infielder named MSC Player of the Week

Posted: 04/11/2011 - PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Pikeville College second baseman Emily Castle wrapped up her phenomenal seven days by being named Player of the Week in the Mid-South Conference on Monday.

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Tennessee Reports Another Secondary Violation

Posted: 04/11/2011 - Tennessee detailed the secondary violation in a March 25 letter to the Southeastern Conference released to The Associated Press on Monday. The name of the athlete was blacked out.

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Baseball travels to face state-rival Louisville

Posted: 04/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Winners of eight consecutive non-conference games, the Kentucky baseball team hits the road for a rivalry tilt at No. 28 Louisville on Tuesday, with first pitch at Jim Patterson Stadium set for 6 p.m. ET.

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WYMT All Mountain Basketball Teams

Updated: 04/10/2011 - Here are the WYMT All Mountain Basketball teams as voted on by the coaches of the WYMT coverage area.

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Good Weather, Good Practice for Kentucky Football

Posted: 04/08/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Using warm, pleasant weather as a springboard, the Kentucky football team turned in another solid effort in practice Friday morning at the Nutter Training Facility.

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Reds lose first game of the season to Houston, 3-2

Posted: 04/07/2011 - Matt Downs doubled home the tiebreaking run with two outs in the ninth inning on Thursday and the Astros held on for their first win of the season, 3-2 over the previously unbeaten Cincinnati Reds.

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Batcats host No. 30 Auburn this weekend

Posted: 04/07/2011 - After exploding for 15 runs in a midweek win over Xavier, the Kentucky baseball team returns to the Southeastern Conference grind, hosting defending SEC Western Division Champion, No. 30 Auburn in a three-game series, with first pitch of game one set for 6:30 p.m. ET on Friday night at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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UK Hoops Attendance Ranks 11th Nationally

Posted: 04/07/2011 - Kentucky women's basketball finished 11th nationally in average attendance according to the official attendance rankings kept by the NCAA.

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No. 18 Wildcats Set for Showdown at No. 2 Georgia

Posted: 04/07/2011 - Riding an eight-game winning streak, including six straight in Southeastern Conference action, the No. 18 Kentucky Wildcats will travel to No. 2 Georgia for a three-game series beginning on Friday.

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