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Cavaliers split baseball doubleheader with Shepherd

Posted: 03/02/2014 - In the opener, UVa-Wise (2-5, 1-3 MEC) received hits from eight different players as the team overcome a 3-1 deficit in earning its first ever Mountain East Conference victory.

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Bailey and Jones lead 13th-ranked Railsplitters to 110-61 win over Catawba in regular-season finale

Posted: 03/02/2014 - On a night dedicated to recognizing the accomplishments of the two-winningest players in program history, it was only right that seniors Vincent Bailey and Chance Jones put on a show. That duo combined for 53 points, leading the 13th-ranked Railsplitters to a whirlwind 110-61 win over the Catawba Indians in the regular-season finale at Tex Turner Arena on Saturday.

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Gaines’ walk-off paces No. 8 softball to DH sweep of PITT, EKU

Posted: 03/01/2014 - University of Kentucky senior outfielder Emily Gaines had been waiting nearly four years for this moment. She made the most of it. With the tying run in scoring position and UK down to its final two outs, Gaines belted her first career home run – a two-run, walk-off winner to leftfield – propelling No. 8 Kentucky to a thrilling 2-1 win over EKU on Saturday evening at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington, Ky.

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Lady Railsplitters roll past Catawba in regular-season finale

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Saturday was a sweet embellishment for what has been a resurgent season in Lady Railsplitter basketball as Lincoln Memorial rolled to a 71-62 victory over the Catawba Indians on Senior Night in the regular-season finale at Tex Turner Arena.

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UPike baseball topped 6-5 at St. Catharine on Saturday

Posted: 03/01/2014 - The University of Pikeville baseball team led at St. Catharine (Ky.) 4-1 after four innings, but the Patriots roared back with a grand slam in the seventh to steal the 6-5 win on Saturday.

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South Carolina beats No. 17 Kentucky 72-67

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Brenton Williams scored 24 points for South Carolina, and Kentucky coach John Calipari was ejected midway through the second half as the Gamecocks held off the 17th-ranked Wildcats 72-67 on Saturday night.

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No. 2 UPike men Rout No. 23 St. Catharine on Senior Day

Posted: 03/01/2014 - It was a regular season to remember for the No. 2 University of Pikeville men’s basketball team after its 95-77 win against No. 23 St. Catharine (Ky.) gave it the most regular-season wins in program history with 27 and broke the record for most Mid-South Conference wins with 17.

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Cavalier men knock off Concord in overtime

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Five Cavaliers scored in double-figures led by Javon Moore’s game-high 19 points as UVa-Wise completed its regular season with a 79-77 overtime win over Concord on Saturday. With the win, the Cavs claimed a season series sweep over the Mountain Lions. UVa-Wise posted a 71-68 win over Concord at the Prior Center in January.

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UPike women overwhelm shorthanded St. Catharine 84-62

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Limited to just five players in uniform due to illness, St. Catharine (Ky.) could only keep up with the University of Pikeville women’s basketball team for so long before taking an 84-62 loss to close out the regular season on Saturday at the East Ky. Expo Center.

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A.J. Reed homers again in sweep-clinching win

Posted: 03/01/2014 - A.J. Reed belted his seventh home run of the year and Max Kuhn collected career-highs with four hits and three RBI, leading No. 30 Kentucky to a series-sweep clinching 13-2 win over Eastern Michigan in the finale of a doubleheader, on Saturday at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Union punches ticket to Nationals with AAC title

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Second-seeded Union led from wire-to-wire in defeating No. 4 seed Milligan (Tenn.) in capturing the 2014 Appalachian Athletic Conference Women's Basketball Tournament championship on Saturday.

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Shepherd stymies UVa-Wise bats in doubleheader sweep

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Shepherd University stymied the UVa-Wise bats as the visitors posted a doubleheader sweep in the inaugural Mountain East Conference games at Stallard Field on Saturday. The Rams scored seven runs over the final three innings of the opener to break scoreless tie in a 7-0 win before earning a 1-0 win in the finale without the benefit of an RBI.

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Railsplitters win third-straight SAC series; split twin bill at Carson-Newman on Saturday

Posted: 03/01/2014 - The Railsplitters dropped a South Atlantic Conference contest for the first time since February 8 as Carson-Newman captured a 6-3 victory in Saturday's opener in Jefferson City, Tennessee. But, Lincoln Memorial University rebounded with a 10-7 triumph in the finale of the series to nab its third-consecutive SAC baseball weekend set.

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Union takes AAC Tournament crown with 74-63 win over Virginia Intermont

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Union College guard DeAntray Stevens (Cincinnati, Ohio) led the way once again with 24 points, as the top-seeded and No. 24 Bulldogs pulled away from sixth-seeded Virginia Intermont, 74-63, to capture the 2014 Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament Championship on Saturday at the MeadowView Convention Center.

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Shepherd, Reed lift baseball to series-clinching win

Posted: 03/01/2014 - Chandler Shepherd worked a career-long eight innings without allowing an earned run and A.J. Reed collected two hits to extend his hitting streak to 12 games, leading No. 30 Kentucky to a 9-5 series-clinching win over Eastern Michigan in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday at Cliff Hagan Stadium.

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Bulldogs hold off Milligan, 92-87, to advance to AAC Tournament title game

Posted: 02/28/2014 - Union College guard DeAntray Stevens (Cincinnati, Ohio) scored a game-high 26 points, as the No. 24 and top-seeded Bulldogs opened up a big second half lead, and held off a late Milligan (Tenn.) rally to defeat the fourth-seeded Buffaloes, 92-87, in the Semifinals of the 2014 Appalachian Athletic Conference Tournament on Friday.

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