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Parsons to Play for Patriots in 2011

Posted: 07/11/2010 - Ethan is a graduate of Lawrence County High School. During his 2010 senior season, Parsons had an impressive .357 batting average with 13 doubles, 5 home runs, 37 runs batted in.

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WKU Assistant Search Focusing on Edwards

Posted: 07/09/2010 - Western Kentucky University interviewed former University of Kentucky guard Tony Delk for its vacant men's basketball assistant coaching job a couple of months ago, but the search appears to have settled on another former Wildcat guard.

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Ex-Kentucky center Turpin dies in suicide

Posted: 07/08/2010 - Mel Turpin, an All-American center dubbed "The Big Dipper" who led Kentucky to the Southeastern Conference championship in 1984 and played in the NBA, committed suicide Thursday, authorities said.

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LeBron chooses Heat

Updated: 07/08/2010 - Ending weeks of silence and drama, the two-time MVP said on his ESPN special from Greenwich, Conn. on Thursday night that he's decided to join the Miami Heat and leave the Cleveland Cavaliers after an unsuccessful seven-year quest for the championship he covets.

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Votto, Swisher win vote for final All-Star spots

Posted: 07/08/2010 - Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto and the New York Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher have been chosen by fans for the final roster spots for Tuesday's All-Star game in Anaheim.

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Bledsoe's friend, relative say they paid rent

Posted: 07/08/2010 - A relative and family friend both say they helped former Kentucky player Eric Bledsoe and his mother pay rent when he was in school in Birmingham, and that it wasn't paid by his high school coach.

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Sacramento Kings Sign DeMarcus Cousins

Posted: 07/07/2010 - SACRAMENTO, CA, July 7, 2010 -- The Sacramento Kings today signed rookie center DeMarcus Cousins to a contract, it was announced by Kings’ President of Basketball Operations Geoff Petrie. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. Cousins was Sacramento’s first round selection (5th overall) of the 2010 NBA Draft out of the University of Kentucky as an undergraduate.

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Men’s Basketball Announces Prasco John Calipari ProCamp

Posted: 07/07/2010 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – The UK men’s basketball program has announced the 2010 Prasco John Calipari ProCamp, where three recent NBA First Round Draft picks will join campers for three days in late July.

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Friedrich to Pitch for U.S. in All-Star Futures Game

Posted: 07/07/2010 - DENVER – Former Eastern Kentucky University All-American left-hander Christian Friedrich will pitch for the U.S. team in the 12th annual XM All-Star Futures Game during All-Star weekend in Anaheim. The U.S. vs. World game will be held July 11 at 7:00 p.m. at Angel Stadium.

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Marvin Lewis and 4 coaches visit troops

Posted: 07/06/2010 - Andy Reid, John Fox of the Carolina Panthers, Marvin Lewis of the Cincinnati Bengals and Brad Childress of the Minnesota Vikings met with hundreds of soldiers at the air field north of Kabul over the Fourth of July weekend.

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NASCAR considers changes

Posted: 07/06/2010 - NASCAR fans are reluctant to change, even when tweaks are made to grossly outdated policies and procedures. They like how things were done "in the old days" and are quick to criticize new ideas.

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Orton struggles in first Summer League game

Posted: 07/05/2010 - Orton committed three offensive fouls in the first four minutes against the Indiana Pacers. He went 1-for-8 from the field, grabbed three rebounds and committed four turnovers.

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Joey Votto tops early vote for final spot

Posted: 07/05/2010 - Nick Swisher of the New York Yankees and Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds topped the early returns from the more than 10 million votes registered in the opening 24 hours of the 2010 All-Star Game Final Vote.

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Former Patriot Fitzgerald Getting It Done Down Under

Posted: 07/05/2010 - The University of the Cumberlands has produced its fair share of great athletes who you just know can make an impact at the next level. The men’s basketball program has also had its share of success over the years, but one player right now is standing out among the rest.

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Harlan County’s Martin Signs with UC Softball

Posted: 07/05/2010 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) softball team is reloading for the upcoming 2011 season and another key signee had the ability to make an immediate impact on the team. Whitley Martin has signed to be a member of the Patriots softball team in 2011

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Cumberlands starts football season in Top 10

Posted: 07/04/2010 - The Patriots have landed their second highest ranking in a pre-season poll ever as College Fanz have ranked them at #7 in their poll, just behind their #6 ranking last season.

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