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Kentucky’s men’s soccer matchup with
No. 9 Louisville takes on Lincoln theme

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  Kentucky’s men’s soccer home match with No. 9 Louisville on Tuesday has been designated an “Abe Out,” with multiple President Abraham Lincoln-themed promotions planned.   The match is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. at the Wendell & Vickie …

Billy Reed: New program at Transylvania stirs memories of mentors who made a difference

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On Saturday, I spent most of the day at my alma mater, Transylvania University, learning about a new mentoring program started by President Seamus Carey. It’s called “100 Doors to Success,” and was introduced by Dr. Amelio D’Onofrio of Fordham …

Third-ranked Lindsey Wilson suffers first soccer loss of the season in 2-1 decision

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  The No. 3-ranked Lindsey Wilson men’s soccer program suffered their first loss of the season on Sunday night in a 2-1 loss to Northwestern Ohio at Walter S. Reuling Stadium.   The Blue Raiders (5-1-0) were outshot on the …

Eastern Kentucky’s Mobley claims second straight OVC Newcomer of the Week honor

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  Running back Dy’Shawn Mobley was named the Ohio Valley Conference Co-Newcomer of the Week following his performance in the Eastern Kentucky University football team’s 49-24 win at Tennessee Martin Saturday.   Mobley earned OVC Newcomer of the Week honors …

Keeneland September Yearling Sale concludes with results indicating ‘fair, realistic market’

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  The Keeneland September Yearling Sale closed Sunday with results nearly equal to 2013, continuing a healthy trend toward market stability and confidence in the Thoroughbred industry.   Gross receipts for the 13-day sale, held Sept. 8-21, totaled $279,960,500, nearly …

Mobley goes for 183 yards on the ground, three scores as EKU takes down UT Martin

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  Eastern Kentucky put the pedal to the metal in the second half and pulled away from host Tennessee Martin Saturday afternoon, 49-24.   The No. 22 Colonels outscored the Skyhawks 21-0 in the final 30 minutes of the Ohio …

Gardner connects with Quick twice as Louisville takes 34-3 victory over FIU

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  James Quick caught two touchdown passes from Will Gardner 45 seconds apart late in the first half, Gerod Holliman ran one of his two interceptions back for another score and Louisville topped Florida International 34-3 on Saturday night.   …

No. 19 Lindsey Wilson keeps offensive roll going, knocks off Pikeville once again, 44-14

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  Nineteenth-ranked Lindsey Wilson scored on their first six offensive possessions to power past Pikeville 44-14 on Saturday afternoon at the Hambley Athletic Complex.   The Blue Raiders move to 3-1 on the year and 1-0 in the Mid-South East …

Keeneland records largest across-the-board gains Friday as sale enters final two days

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  The largest across-the-board increases to date highlighted Day 11 of the Keeneland September Yearling Sale.   During Friday’s Book 5, gross sales of $6,626,500 for 289 horses rose 61.5 percent over last year’s $4,103,000 for 236 horses sold. The …

Jamie Vaught: New Schnellenberger book contains much to interest Kentucky fans

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  During the early days, around 1960, when a young Howard Schnellenberger was working as an assistant football coach at Kentucky, he did something that was forbidden on the UK campus.   Since he was late for a team meeting, …

Blue Raiders put 21-match Mid-South streak on the line as No. 12 Georgetown pays a visit

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  The No. 22-ranked Lindsey Wilson volleyball team hosts its home-opener this evening when No. 12 Georgetown visits Biggers Sports Center for a 6 p.m. match.   After 15 matches away from their home court to begin the season, the …

Cats’ men’s soccer team hopes to keep
hot streak alive against No. 19 Furman

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The Kentucky men’s soccer team will try to continue its hot streak against a formidable opponent when it puts its three-game win streak on the line against No. 19 Furman on Friday at Wendell & Vickie Bell Soccer Complex.   …

UK men’s basketball schedule finalized, features 32 nationally televised contests

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  The remainder of the Kentucky men’s basketball start times and television information are finalized, leaving the Wildcats with 32 nationally televised contests this year on either the SEC Network, ESPN’s family of channels (ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU) or CBS.   …

Keeneland September Yearling Sale shows increase in gross for fifth straight session

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  Keeneland realized increases for the fifth consecutive session on Day 10 of the September Yearling Sale when a colt from the family of Kentucky Derby (G1) winner Mine That Bird and multiple Grade 1 winner Dullahan brought the highest …

No. 15 Kentucky adjusts after early loss
to take 3-1 volleyball win over Lipscomb

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  The No. 15 Kentucky volleyball team made the necessary adjustments to defeat Lipscomb, 3-1 (21-25, 25-16, 25-15, 25-17)after a first set loss Thursday night in Memorial Coliseum.   UK improves to 9-2 overall on the season, while Lipscomb drops …