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Samantha Lederman

Keeneland's Fall Meet starts on Friday and our own Samantha Lederman has the details of what to expect and how to make the most of it.

UK Athletics

Kentucky coach Mark Stoops says sophomore quarterback Drew Barker will miss "significant" time with a back injury that won't require surgery.

Stoops: Cats Have Fundamentals Down, Time To Grind And Fine Tune

Aug 5, 2016
UK Athletics

The Kentucky Wildcats are gearing up for their home opener September 3rd against Southern Miss.  Today head coach Mark Stoops talked up his team at media day.

Pat Summit, Winningest Coach In D1 History, Has Died At 64

Jun 28, 2016
Associated Press

Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history who helped boost the women's game to the big time in a 38-year career at Tennessee, has died at 64.

Nick Mingione Returns To Kentucky As New Baseball Coach

Jun 14, 2016
UK Athletics

Kentucky has hired former Mississippi State assistant Nick Mingione to replace Gary Henderson as the Wildcats' baseball coach.  It's the first head coaching job for Mingione, who worked with the Bulldogs under John Cohen for the past eight seasons and was his assistant at Kentucky in 2006-07.

UK Baseball Coach Gary Henderson Resigns

Jun 1, 2016
UK Athletics

After failing to make the NCAA Tournament for a second consecutive year UK Baseball Coach Gary Henderson has tendered his resignation. 

Associated Press

Kentucky Derby winner Nyquist will start from the No. 3 gate Saturday in the Preakness as the overwhelming favorite in the 11-horse field.

Nyquist Sweeps To Derby To Stay Unbeaten

May 7, 2016
Associated Press

Nyquist stormed into the lead on the turn for home and won the Kentucky Derby to become just the eighth undefeated horse to win the Run for the Roses.

Cathryn Sophia Wins Kentucky Oaks At Churchill Downs

May 7, 2016
Paulick Report

Cathryn Sophia took charge entering the stretch and rolled to victory Friday in the 142nd Kentucky Oaks Friday at Churchill Downs.

Can Anybody Beat Nyquist In The Derby?

May 5, 2016
Paulick Report

Post positions have been drawn for the 142nd Kentucky Derby and Nyquist has been made the early 3-1 favorite, but what about the rest of the field of 20?  What are some other compelling storylines?  Our Samantha Lederman caught up with the Paulick Report’s Natalie Voss, who’s been hanging out all week at Churchill Downs.