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  • Historic Win for UK Men's Tennis

    April 9, 2014 9:47 PM

    The No. 14 University of Kentucky men's tennis team used a magnificent comeback in the doubles point, two straight-set wins in singles, and a come-from-behind, three-set singles win from No. 13 Tom Jomby to catapult past No. 1 Ohio State, beating a top-ranked team for just the fourth time in... more »
  • Luke Kennard Picks Duke

    March 24, 2014 8:05 PM

    Luke Kennard still has one more year of high school, but on Monday night, March 24 Luke announced that he will be a Duke Blue Devil. The Franklin (OH) High School guard is considered one of the best high school basketball players in the country and was considering Kentucky,... more »
  • Meet Luke Kennard Play Video

    February 21, 2014 11:08 AM

    (Video story of Kennard begins at approx. 1:27) Luke Kennard's options are aplenty when it comes to playing collegiate basketball. The Franklin (OH) High School guard is considered one of the best players in the state and a top 20 player in the country. "I have a... more »
  • Inside Damien Harris' Decision

    August 1, 2013 12:32 PM

    Damien Harris is committed to being a Michigan Wolverine. "It's a dream come true," Harris said regarding his decision to play football at Michigan. "I loved Michigan as a kid. It was always my favorite team, but I never thought I'd get the opportunity to play there." The... more »
  • Stoops Affirms Interest in Madison Southern's Harris

    January 19, 2013 5:00 PM

    Kentucky's football coach Mark Stoops has affirmed the Wildcats interest in arguably the state's best running back. Madison Southern's Damien Harris was offered a scholarship by Joker Phillips when he was the head coach at Kentucky. However, when Phillips was let go, the sophomore running back didn't know if... more »
  • Madison Southern's Harris at Army All-American Combine

    January 3, 2013 5:39 PM

    In Sept. 2012, Lex18 Sports sat down with Madison Southern's Damien Harris. At that time, Harris was already proving that he was one of the best running backs in the state -- as a sophomore. The Eagles running back finished the season with 160 carries for 1,911 yards (11.9... more »
  • UK Volleyball is Sweet 16 Bound

    December 1, 2012 10:48 PM

    History was made on the Memorial Coliseum floor Saturday night as the Kentucky volleyball team secured a spot in the Sweet 16 for the second-straight season behind a 3-1 (18-25, 26-24, 25-15, 25-18) win over Ohio State. For the first time since the 1987-88 seasons the Blue and White advanced... more »
  • Report: Urban Meyer Hired As Ohio State Coach

    November 28, 2011 9:13 AM

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - ESPN is reporting that Ohio State has hired Urban Meyer as its football coach. Meyer has worked for the sports network the past year. The network did not cite a source for its report. Meyer won two national championships at Florida and is returning to his... more »
  • Ohio State Says Football Coach Jim Tressel Resigns

    May 30, 2011 9:45 AM

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Ohio State says football coach Jim Tressel has resigned as the NCAA investigates the Buckeyes for possible rules violations. The university announced the resignation Monday. Tressel says in a statement that he met with university officials and agreed that it is in Ohio State's best interest... more »
  • Knight Hits Game Winner But Veterans Carry Cats To Elite 8

    March 26, 2011 1:15 AM

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Brandon Knight did it again. Knight knocked down a jumper with 5 seconds remaining as the fourth-seeded Wildcats stunned top-seeded Ohio State 62-60 on Friday in the East regional semifinals. Senior center Josh Harrellson held his own against Ohio State super freshman Jared Sullinger, scoring... more »
  • Cats Win! Knight's Jumper Lifts UK To Upset Victory

    March 26, 2011 12:11 AM

    Brandon Knight's pull-up jump shot with 5 seconds to go lifted the Cats past No. 1 seed Ohio State 62-60. Kentucky advances to a regional final matchup against North Carolina. Josh Harrellson carried Kentucky for most of the game, scoring 17 points and grabbing 10 rebounds and more than... more »
  • Harrellson Has Huge Half, Cats Tied 30-30 With Ohio State

    March 25, 2011 10:54 PM

    Kentucky and Ohio State are tied 30-30 at halftime of their sweet 16 matchup in the NCAA tournament. Josh Harrellson carried the Wildcats for the first 20 minutes, posting 12 points, 7 rebounds and 2 blocks. Foul trouble plagued Kentucky in the first half. Five Wildcats have two fouls.... more »
  • Game Day In True Blue Jersey

    March 25, 2011 6:52 AM

    It's Game Day! The University of Kentucky will take on top-seed Ohio State in the Sweet 16 round of the NCAA Tournament Friday night. The Cats will face a tall task - literally. The Buckeye arsenal includes one of the top big men in the nation. Jared Sullinger... more »
  • Kentucky And Ohio State Ready For Blockbuster Game

    March 24, 2011 6:42 PM

    NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Kentucky prides itself on its history, and rightfully so. The Wildcats have done just about everything there is to do in college basketball. Whether you're talking about their 51 NCAA tournament appearances, 13 Final Fours or seven national championships, few programs rival the bluebloods from the... more »
  • Veteran Trio Key For Cats Against Ohio State

    March 23, 2011 6:38 PM

    (AP) - Until a week ago, Josh Harrellson's NCAA tournament experience consisted largely of towel waving. The Kentucky senior center admits he grew pretty good at it while spending most of last season on the bench watching soon-to-be NBAers DeMarcus Cousins, John Wall and Patrick Patterson revitalize the Wildcats. Harrellson... more »
  • OSU Coach Thad Matta Learned From Kentucky

    March 22, 2011 9:06 PM

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - It's hard to even recall how bleak things were at Ohio State seven years ago when Thad Matta took over as head basketball coach. "It wasn't good," Matta said of the woeful culture of the program. Jim O'Brien had been summarily dismissed for giving a recruit... more »
  • Morehead's Faried Continues To Shine Against Tough Competition

    November 23, 2010 9:00 PM

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Jon Diebler scored 20 points and David Lighty added 11 to lead No. 3 Ohio State past Morehead State 64-45 on Tuesday night to win the Global Sports Invitational. The Buckeyes (4-0) were without one of their top shooters, junior swingman William Buford, who was held... more »
  • NCAA Tournament Game Suspended For UK Softball Team

    May 21, 2010 9:35 PM

    The UK softball team's opening round NCAA tournament game was suspended because of inclement weather after three inning in Columbus, OH. The Cats were leading Ohio State 3-0 after three innings. The game will resume Saturday morning at 10 am. This is the second straight year the Cats have gotten... more »
  • Police: Shooting On Ohio Campus Kills 1, Wounds 2

    March 9, 2010 6:38 AM

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say a shooting on the Ohio State University campus has left one person dead and injured two others. According to a university police dispatcher, the three people were shot early Tuesday inside a maintenance building near the campus power plant. Police told WBNS-TV in Columbus... more »