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Waters collects AAC Player of the Week

Posted: 02/18/2013 - ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Union senior Lindsey Waters is the Appalachian Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday.

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Johnson Tabbed AAC Player of the Week

Posted: 02/18/2013 - ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Union College forward Deante Johnson (Cincinnati, Ohio) has been named the Appalachian Athletic Conference's Men's Basketball Player of the Week, the league announced today.

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Andre Rodriguez named Railsplitter Of The Week

Posted: 02/18/2013 - HARROGATE, TN -- Andre Rodriguez has been named the Railsplitter of the Week for the week ending on February 17th, the Lincoln Memorial University athletic department announced Monday morning.

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Eagles win Alabama A&M Bulldog Classic

Posted: 02/17/2013 - HUNTSVILLE, Ala. -- The Morehead State baseball team moved to 3-1 on the season by splitting a doubleheader with Indiana State on Sunday afternoon at Joe Davis Stadium. The weekend record was also good enough to claim the Alabama A&M Bulldog Classic title.

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Bulldogs enter AAC Tournament as sixth seed

Posted: 02/17/2013 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union College men's basketball team will enter the 2013 Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament as the sixth seed, and will open postseason play against third-seeded Bryan (Tenn.) on Thursday night at 9:15 p.m. The league announced the pairings on Sunday.

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Riddle's six-hit game helps No. 8 Kentucky pound Niagara, 20-3

Updated: 02/17/2013 - SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Junior second baseman J.T. Riddle set a new program record with a 6-for-6 game at the plate and starter Jerad Grundy tied a career-best with nine strikeouts in six innings, sparking No. 8 Kentucky to a 20-3 pounding of Niagara, on Sunday afternoon at Wofford’s Russell C. King Field.

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Lady Bulldogs open AAC Tournament against VIC

Posted: 02/17/2013 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union enters the 2013 Appalachian Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Tournament as the No. 3 seed and will open play against sixth-seeded Virginia Intermont on Thursday, the league announced Sunday.

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Bears take two from Bulldogs

Posted: 02/17/2013 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - The Union baseball team ran into some bad luck Sunday as it dropped both ends of a doubleheader to visiting Shawnee State (Ohio), losing 13-3 and 3-1.

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Colonels pick up first win, drop series finale

Posted: 02/17/2013 - CHARLESTON, S.C. – Eastern Kentucky University’s baseball team picked up its first win of the season, beating Charleston Southern 5-1 in game two of the series. The Buccaneers held off a Colonel rally to take the series finale 6-5.

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Lady Railsplitters' game-winner falls short; dropped at Anderson 57-55

Posted: 02/17/2013 - ANDERSON, SC -- The Lady Railsplitters led by as many as eight in the second half, however, the Anderson University Trojans closed the gap and used a three-point play in the final minute to take a 57-55 victory in South Atlantic Conference women's basketball action.

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No. 25 Kentucky throttled 88-58 at Tennessee

Posted: 02/16/2013 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - If this is how Kentucky plays the rest of the season without Nerlens Noel, the NCAA tournament selection committee won't give the Wildcats a chance to defend their national title.

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No. 20 Railsplitters soar In wire-to-ire victory over Anderson, 62-51

Posted: 02/16/2013 - ANDERSON, SC -- The 20th-ranked Railsplitters rode a stifling defensive effort and a workman-like effort on the offensive end to a 61-52 victory over the Anderson University Trojans in South Atlantic Conference men's basketball action on Saturday afternoon.

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Lady Cavs' post-season hopes end with 70-53 loss

Posted: 02/16/2013 - WISE, Va - Lindsey Wilson College (16-11, 7-10 Mid-South) ended any hope UVa-Wise (7-19, 4-13 Mid-South) had of making the Mid-South Conference Tournament with a 70-53 victory at the Prior Center on Saturday. The Blue Raiders led by as many as 18 and never trailed in the victory.

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Cavs fall late to No. 3 Lindsey Wilson, 60-55

Posted: 02/16/2013 - WISE, Va. - UVa-Wise (10-12, 6-11 Mid-South) held a five point lead with just over four minutes to play but could not hang on as #3 Lindsey Wilson (24-3, 14-3 Mid-South) would go on a 9-0 run in just over three minutes to post a 60-55 victory at the Prior Center on Saturday.

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Union closes out regular season with 78-58 AAC win

Posted: 02/16/2013 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union used a late first-half rally to seize control and never looked back as the Bulldogs registered a 78-58 Appalachian Athletic Conference victory over visiting Bryan (Tenn.) on Saturday.

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Lady Bulldogs rally for 66-60 AAC victory

Posted: 02/16/2013 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union rallied down the stretch to cap the regular-season with a 66-60 Appalachian Athletic Conference victory over visiting Bryan (Tenn.) on Saturday.

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Bears hold off Campbellsville for 21st win

Posted: 02/16/2013 - PIKEVILLE, Ky. – No. 17 University of Pikeville closed out the home portion of the 2012-13 season with a 77-75 win over Campbellsville University on Saturday afternoon at the East Kentucky Expo Center.

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Mountain East Conference approved

Posted: 02/16/2013 - WHEELING, W.Va. – The Mountain East Conference (MEC) announced today that its application for membership has been approved by the NCAA Division II Membership Committee. The MEC will officially become the 25th NCAA Division II conference on Sept. 1, 2013 and immediately assumes active status.

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Reed paces No. 8 baseball in 9-2 opening win

Posted: 02/15/2013 - SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Sophomore All-America southpaw A.J. Reed worked five innings on the mound and went a career-best 4-for-5 at the plate with three RBI, leading No. 8 Kentucky to a 9-2 season-opening win over UNC Asheville, on a gorgeous Friday afternoon at Wofford’s Russell C. King Field.

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UK Hoops signees Epps and Harper named McDonald’s All-Americans

Posted: 02/15/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky women’s basketball signees Makayla Epps (Lebanon, Ky./Marion County HS) and Linnae Harper (Chicago/Whitney Young HS) have been selected to play in the prestigious 2013 McDonald’s All-American High School Basketball Game on Wednesday, April 3 in the United Center in Chicago.

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UK signees to play in McDonald’s All-America game

Posted: 02/15/2013 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – After earning selection to the Jordan Brand Classic earlier in the week, four Kentucky men’s basketball signees have been tabbed to the McDonald’s All-America Game set to take place April 3 in Chicago at the United Center.

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MSU Women's Basketball hosts Tennessee Tech on Play4Kay night

Posted: 02/15/2013 - MOREHEAD, Ky. -- Morehead State's women's basketball team is set to host Ohio Valley Conference foe Tennessee Tech in a 5:15 p.m. ET contest on Saturday. Among a bevy of other promotional events surrounding the doubleheader, Saturday will serve as the Eagles' Play4Kay iniative game.

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