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Jude's four touchdowns lead EKU football team to blowout win versus Morehead State

Running back JJ Jude tallied four touchdowns while wide receiver Devin Borders chipped in with two touchdown catches as the EKU football team earned a 56-24 victory at Morehead State Saturday night. This was the first meeting between the long-time rivals in Morehead since 1993.   Jude, a redshirt freshman out of Hager Hill, Ky., carried the ball 33 times for 195 yards. He registered three scoring...

Teddy Bridgewater throws for 397 yards to lead Louisville to blowout win versus EKU

The Eastern Kentucky University football team fell at No. 8 Louisville, 44-7, on Saturday afternoon at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.   The EKU defense limited the Cardinals to just 78 yards on 28 carries, but the Colonels could not contain Louisville quarterback and Heisman candidate Teddy Bridgewater, who finished the day 23 for 32 for 397 yards and four touchdowns.   Bridgewater orchestrated...

Jon Hale: Unlikely rise to prominence makes Josh Harrellson state's top 2011 sports figure

What image comes to mind when you think of the 2011 Kentucky sports year?   [widgets_on_pages id=”Jon”] Is it Matt Roark being lifted off the field after the University of Kentucky football team finally took down Tennessee? Is it Brandon Knight sending the Wildcats to the Final Four? Is it the Kentucky Derby or maybe the NBA draft?   Or maybe, like me, when you think about the...