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Former Union AD Wins NAIA-ADA Athletic Director of Year Award

Posted: 09/14/2011 - KANSAS CITY, Mo.– Darin Wilson, the long-time athletics director at Union, recently was named the NAIA-Athletics Directors Association Athletics Director of the Year for 2010-11. The annual award recognizes Wilson’s competent, comprehensive, practical, innovative and principled approach to college athletics.

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UK, Nike end baseball bat commitment

Posted: 09/14/2011 - Nike is the king of basketball sneakers and sports apparel but when it comes to college baseball bats, the swoosh has apparently struck out. Every college under contract with Nike has been let out of its commitment to use Nike baseball bats during the upcoming season.

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Union Collects Key 3-1 AAC Victory

Posted: 09/13/2011 - Union picked the perfect time to collect its first road win of the year as the Lady Bulldogs defeated host Milligan (Tenn.) 3-1 in Appalachian Athletic Conference action on Tuesday.

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#10 Pikeville prepares for #3 Belfry

Updated: 09/14/2011 - The #3 Belfry Pirates came out victorious on the road at then ranked Prestonsburg in last week's Appalachian Wireless Game of the Week.

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Phillips homers to back Leake, Reds beat Cubs 2-1

Posted: 09/13/2011 - Brandon Phillips homered again, hitting a leadoff shot that helped Mike Leake and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 Tuesday night and end a three-game losing streak.

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Wildcats Begin Preparation for Louisville

Posted: 09/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky head football coach Joker Phillips and the Kentucky football team begin preparation for in-state rival Louisville on Tuesday with Phillips not overly pleased with his team’s performance.

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Knight waiting for NBA lockout to end

Posted: 09/13/2011 - Brandon Knight knew he was entering the NBA under less-than-ideal circumstances. A lockout went into effect eight days after he was drafted in the first round by the Pistons.

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Strong says Cards lack confidence

Posted: 09/13/2011 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Charlie Strong knows that snapping a four-game losing streak on the road against in-state rival Kentucky on Saturday would be a major step in the rebuilding of his Louisville program.

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Calipari announces coaching clinic

Posted: 09/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky men’s basketball has announced the date for the 2011 John Calipari Coaches’ Clinic. Scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 23 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. ET at Memorial Coliseum, the day-long event, intended for male and female coaches and fans, gives a unique glimpse into the coaching philosophies and strategies that Coach Calipari uses in guiding the defending NCAA Tournament East Regional champion, Kentucky Wildcats. Included in this unique clinic will be a chance to tour the Joe Craft Center and Wildcat Lodge with experts available to answer questions.

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Louisville, Kentucky get ready for rivalry game

Posted: 09/13/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A pair of unimpressive starts for Kentucky and Louisville hasn't tampered the importance of when the two teams play each other on Saturday.

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Kentucky Football Prep Polls

Posted: 09/12/2011 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school football polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings:

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Clemons Named SEC Co-Freshman of the Week

Posted: 09/12/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky true freshman tailback Josh Clemons has been named the Southeastern Conference’s Co-Freshman of the Week after his superb rushing performance in Kentucky’s home opening win over Central Michigan on Saturday, the league office announced Monday.

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3 Football Colonels Earn OVC Honors

Posted: 09/12/2011 - BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Linebacker Ichiro Vance (Defensive), kick returner Jeremy Caldwell (Co-Specialist) and running back Jeremiah Williams (Newcomer) came away with adidas OVC Player of the Week honors following Eastern Kentucky University’s 28-24 win over Missouri State Saturday night.

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Three Wildcats Honored by College Football Performance Awards

Posted: 09/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – Three University of Kentucky football players, including seniors Danny Trevathan and Ryan Tydlacka and sophomore Joe Mansour, have been named honorable mention players of the week by the College Football Performance Awards for their impressive performance in Kentucky’s win against Central Michigan on Saturday.

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Late score gives Bears 24-17 win

Posted: 09/11/2011 - PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Junior quarterback Trevor Hoskins hit senior Axxel Rivas from 21 yards out with 53.3 seconds remaining to give the University of Pikeville a 24-17 win over Kentucky Wesleyan College Saturday night.

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Patriot Football Crushes Cavaliers; Move to 2-0

Posted: 09/11/2011 - The University of the Cumberlands (UC) Patriots came into Saturday’s game with the mindset that their defense could set the tone and come away with a big win. Although the “goose egg” was taken away early, the Patriots were heavy hitters on both sides of the ball as they came away with a big victory over UVA-Wise 42-13.

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Bulldogs Pitch Shutout, Defeat KCU 27-0

Posted: 09/11/2011 - BARBOURVILLE, Ky. - Union got what it needed Saturday: a victory. The Bulldogs collected their first win of the 2011 campaign with a 27-0 decision over visiting Kentucky Christian.

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Kentucky rallies to beat Central Michigan 27-13

Posted: 09/11/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Josh Clemons scored on an 87-yard run, and Morgan Newton ran in a fourth-quarter touchdown to seal Kentucky's 27-13 comeback win over Central Michigan on Saturday.

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Guy, Tydlacka Named Game Captains for Central Michigan Game

Posted: 09/09/2011 - LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky senior safety Winston Guy and senior punter Ryan Tydlacka have been named game captains for Kentucky’s home opener with Central Michigan on Saturday at Commonwealth Stadium at Noon ET.

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#16 Cumberlands Preps for UVa Wise

Posted: 09/08/2011 - The 16th ranked University of the Cumberlands will host UVa Wise, who is coming off of a big win against Webber International.

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