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Anthony Davis, Jacob Tamme newest members of UK Athletics HOF class

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Anthony Davis made a lasting impact during his short career at the University of Kentucky. Davis helped lead the Wildcats to their eighth national title in 2012 and will also be among six newest inductees into the University of Kentucky Athletics Hall of Fame this fall. Davis, a six-year NBA veteran and currently plays for the New Orleans Pelicans, owns the school record...

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...

As UK returns to classes, Matthew Mitchell looks forward to upcoming hoops season

With the 2011-12 academic year underway, UK women’s basketball coach Matthew Mitchell is excited about the upcoming season.   [widgets_on_pages id=”Jon”] “We had out first day of class yesterday and our first opportunity to see the players work out in groups of four and that went well,” Mitchell told reporters Thursday morning. “We’re excited about the...