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Team USA, Anthony Davis cap Olympics with gold medal in men's basketball

Anthony Davis. (Photo from Team USA) Staff report   Former UK basketball player Anthony Davis became the youngest American men’s basketball player to win a gold medal with Team USA’s 107-100 win versus Spain Sunday in one of the final events of the London Olympics.   Davis did not score in 37 seconds on the floor at the end of the game, but he did grab the last rebound of the...

Olympics roundup: Donahue helps relay qualify for finals with strong butterfly

Claire Donahue. (Photo from Team USA) Staff report   Friday, the seventh full day of the London Olympics, was the busiest day yet for former Kentucky high school and college athletes. You can see a rundown of the performances from the five Kentucky athletes who competed Friday below:   Track and Field   Former UK runner Jenna Martin qualified 14th for the women’s 400-meter dash...

Donahue qualifies for butterfly finals
to lead Kentuckians on Olympics first day

Four Kentucky high school or college athletes competed in the first full day of the London Olympics Saturday. You can see a rundown of their performances below:   Swimming   Claire Donahue (Photo from USA Swimming) Former WKU swimmer Claire Donahue qualified for the women’s 100-meter butterfly finals with the fifth fastest time. Donahue finished the event in 58.06 seconds in the preliminary...

Donahue qualifies for butterfly finals to lead Kentuckians on Olympics first day

Four Kentucky high school or college athletes competed in the first full day of the London Olympics Saturday. You can see a rundown of their performances below:   Swimming   Claire Donahue (Photo from USA Swimming) Former WKU swimmer Claire Donahue qualified for the women’s 100-meter butterfly finals with the fifth fastest time. Donahue finished the event in 58.06 seconds in the preliminary...