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Sitton sends Union past St. Thomas, 6-5

Updated: 06/03/2010 - Troy Sitton pulled out some late-game heroics as he belted a solo home run in the bottom of the ninth to left fourth-seeded Union to a 6-5 win over fifth-seeded St. Thomas (Fla.) in the NAIA Baseball National Championship Opening Round.

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NBA Lottery

Posted: 05/18/2010 - Kentucky freshman point guard John Wall is considered the top prize in this year's class, with player of the year Evan Turner of Ohio State also expected to go high.

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Reds sign Cuban OF Perez to minor league deal

Posted: 05/17/2010 - The 25-year-old Perez was suspended for a year by Major League Baseball for falsifying age records when he was negotiating with the New York Yankees. The Reds gave him a $550,000 signing bonus.

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Hodges Named Morehead State Women’s Basketball Coach

Posted: 05/17/2010 - Morehead State University Director of Athletics Brian Hutchinson announced Monday that Tom Hodges has been named as the Eagles’ ninth women’s basketball coach. He becomes the youngest head coach in Division I.

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Shelby Valley's Jason Booher Takes Holmes Coaching Job

Posted: 05/17/2010 - After a weekend of speculation of whether or not Shelby Valley coach Jason Booher was taking the Holmes job, it was officially announced this morning that he will indeed be the next head coach at Covington Holmes.

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Nidiffer slam gives UK first sweep of no. 20 LSU in 19 years

Posted: 05/17/2010 - Trailing by two runs, with one out and the bases loaded in the bottom of the eighth inning, Kentucky fifth-year senior catcher Marcus Nidiffer – in the final at-bat of his home career – connected on a 3-2 offering from LSU All-American closer Matty Ott, sending the ball soaring over the left-field fence for the game-winning grand slam, with UK sweeping the 20th-ranked Tigers for the first time in 19 years with a 6-4 win Sunday afternoon at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Wolfe County's Dylan Creech, One RBI Shy of State Record

Updated: 05/16/2010 - Wolfe County's Dylan Creech finds himself one RBI shy of breaking the state record. The mark is set at 83 by former Taylor County player Brandon Gupton. But that is not where the story ends.

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South Laurel's Emily Gaines Breaks State Record

Posted: 05/16/2010 - South Laurel's Emily Gaines has now broken the state record for consecutive games with a hit. In her third at bat of the game versus Somerset, Gaines ripped a shot up the middle for a single to extend the hit streak to 44 games.

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Union College Girls Basketball Camps

Updated: 05/15/2010 - The Union College Lady Bulldogs basketball program has announced their summer schedule for their basketball camps. Three different camps will be hosted by Union.

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Bulldogs Headed to Embry-Riddle

Posted: 05/14/2010 - The Union College Bulldogs (38-16, 20-7 AAC) will be headed to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – located in Daytona Beach, Fla., at Embry-Riddle Sliwa Stadium as the No. 4 seed.

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Calipari: I'll coach at Kentucky next year

Posted: 05/14/2010 - John Calipari is reassuring Kentucky basketball fans that he plans to coach the Wildcats next year, despite speculation he is being pursued by the NBA.

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Bulldogs' season not over yet

Posted: 05/14/2010 - Union (38-16 overall) received the 14th At-Large berth into the 46-team field. In all, there were 32 automatic qualifiers and 14 at-larges.

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UK Reorganizes Men’s Basketball Office

Posted: 05/13/2010 - At his request, assistant coach Rod Strickland will take on an administrative role in operations to reduce travel requirements. The search for a new assistant coach will begin immediately.

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Energy to hold open tryouts May 22

Updated: 05/13/2010 - The American Basketball Association expansion franchise in Pikeville will be holding its first open tryout on May 22 at the Pikeville High School gym.

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Bulldogs fall short, lose 4-2 to Bluefield

Posted: 05/12/2010 - Union had several opportunities to try to rally, but all efforts were in vain as Bluefield (Va.) held on for the 4-2 victory Tuesday to advance to the 2010 Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament Championship game.

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UK leads nation in basketball attendance

Posted: 05/12/2010 - The top five teams were Kentucky, Syracuse, Louisville, Tennessee and North Carolina. Either Kentucky or Syracuse has finished No. 1 in home attendance for the last 34 seasons.

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Pikeville to play UK

Posted: 05/11/2010 - The Pikeville Bears will face UK in an exhibition basketball game.

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