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SEC Network will provide live broadcasts
of Blue-White Scrimmage, both exhibitions

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  Kentucky’s annual Blue-White Scrimmage set for Oct. 27 in Rupp Arena will air live on the SEC Network, it was announced Tuesday.   The scrimmage will also be available on WatchESPN and SECNetwork.com. Dave Baker and Jeff Piecoro will …

Defending OVC champ Eastern picked third in coaches poll, Eagles the second choice

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Defending Ohio Valley Conference Tournament champion Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team was picked to finish third this season in the East Division, the league announced from its annual media day event, and the Colonels’ Corey Walden was selected to …

UK Notes: Swift named SEC Offensive Player of Week; SEC Network adds Delk to lineup

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Kentucky women’s soccer forward Zoe Swift was named the Southeastern Conference’s Offensive Player of the Week on Monday after after she scored two game-winning goals over the weekend to propel Kentucky to a 2-0-0 record.   Swift collected six crucial …

Despite recent record of success, Eastern’s Neubauer isn’t afraid to make a few changes

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Five new players will suit up for the Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball team in 2014-15, and head coach Jeff Neubauer will be looking for three new starters, but that’s not all that will be changing for the Colonels.   …

Jamie Vaught: Calipari unfazed by UK’s No. 1 ranking, will take unconventional approach

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  John Calipari covered nearly everything during his 45-minute news conference at Kentucky’s annual basketball Media Day festivities late last week. And he was in a pretty good humor.   The 55-year-old coach, who is beginning his sixth year at …

Eastern, Morehead State trail only Belmont
in preseason OVC East men’s basketball poll

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Eastern Kentucky’s men’s basketball team trailed only Belmont in the Ohio Valley Conference Eastern Division Media Poll, released by the league Friday. The annual OVC Coaches Poll will be released at Media Day on Tuesday in Nashville.   The Colonels …

Tickets for Louisville hoops matchup with Hoosiers in Jimmy V Classic now available

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  Tickets for the University of Louisville’s men’s basketball game against Indiana in the 20th edition of the Jimmy V Classic, to be played at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Dec. 9, are now on sale. Illinois …

Jamie Vaught: College basketball yearbooks predict good things for Calipari’s Wildcats

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  With John Calipari sending his sixth Kentucky team to next Friday night’s Big Blue Madness at Rupp Arena, many folks are beginning to pay a lot more attention to college basketball.   The rabid fans of the Big Blue …

Northern Kentucky men voted fifth in both Atlantic Sun preseason basketball rankings

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  Northern Kentucky University’s men’s basketball team was selected to finish fifth in the both Atlantic Sun Preseason Coaches and Media Polls.   The Norse picked up 24 points in the coaches poll. Florida Gulf Coast was selected to win …

Mitchell vows his Kentucky team will be ‘fastest’ in nation’; Baylor tickets on sale

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  The University of Kentucky women’s basketball team wrapped up its sixth practice of the 2014 preseason at the Joe Craft Center and head coach Matthew Mitchell liked how the Wildcats are going about their business of prepping for the …

Single game tickets for first four Kentucky men’s basketball contests available online

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Tickets for Kentucky’s first four home men’s basketball games will go on sale Wednesday (Oct. 8) at 5 p.m. On Wednesday evening, tickets will only be available online at www.ticketmaster.com, by calling Ticketmaster at (800) 745-3000, or at statewide Ticketmaster …

Thomas More ranked No. 3 in Division III women’s basketball poll; Moss receives honor

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  The Thomas More College women’s basketball team and junior guard forward Sydney Moss (St. Albans, W.Va./Boone County (Ky.) were recognized in the Women’s DIII News preseason publication.   The Saints were ranked No. 3 in the 2014 Women’s DIII …

WKU seniors Fant, Price headline preseason All-Conference USA men’s basketball team

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Western Kentucky Hilltopper seniors George Fant and T.J. Price were voted to the 10-member preseason All-Conference USA Basketball team by the conference’s head coaches, the league announced this week.   Conference USA also announced the top four vote-getters in the …

Changes to NKU women’s basketball schedule result in holiday home game with Cincinnati

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  Changes to the Northern Kentucky University women’s basketball team’s 2014-15 nonconference schedule have created two additional home games for the Norse at The Bank of Kentucky Center, head coach Dawn Plitzuweit announced.   The format of the University of …

Fresh off gold medal performance, MSU’s Faried cashes in with new $60 million deal

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  Former Morehead State star Kenneth Faried has signed a five-year contract extension with the National Basketball Association’s Denver Nuggets worth $60 million, according to Yahoo! Sports, ESPN and several other national media outlets.   Faried, a 6-8 forward, most …