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6:57 pm
Sun March 11, 2012

UK Overall #1 Seed, Plays Either WKU or Miss. Valley State Thursday in Louisville

LEXINGTON, Ky.  The madness in March Madness began before the brackets even came out. Kentucky, Syracuse and North Carolina all earned top seeding for the NCAA tournament Sunday despite weekend losses that brought even more intrigue to the three-week, 67-game tournament.

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3:34 pm
Sun March 11, 2012

Kentucky Drops SEC Championship Game To Vanderbilt

NEW ORLEANS.  Jeffery Taylor scored 18 points and Vanderbilt rallied to beat No. 1 Kentucky 71-64 in the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game Sunday, ending the Wildcats' 24-game winning streak.

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12:31 pm
Sun March 11, 2012

Louisville Wins Second Big East Championship

NEW YORK .  Louisville beat an old foe to win a second Big East championship.  Chris Smith, with his brother who plays for the New York Knicks in the stands, scored 15 points and the Cardinals withstood a closing run by Cincinnati for a 50-44 victory Saturday night that sends the Cardinals to the NCAA tournament for the sixth straight year.

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3:34 pm
Sat March 10, 2012

UK Beats Florida, Will Play Vandy For Championship Sunday

NEW ORLEANS, La.  Anthony Davis had 15 points and 12 rebounds, and No. 1 Kentucky held off Florida 74-71 on Saturday in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament.

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4:42 pm
Fri March 9, 2012

UK Outlasts LSU - Rematch With Gators Next

NEW ORLEANS, La.  Michael Kidd-Gilchrist helped No. 1 Kentucky overcome some early sloppiness against upset-minded LSU until his fellow Wildcats came alive in the second half.

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10:47 am
Fri March 9, 2012

Legends Gearing Up For Fan Fest

LEXINGTON, Ky.  Central Kentucky sports fans will likely stay glued to the tube all weekend long, but there will be a few breaks in the action for other activities.  The Lexington Legends hope a sizable contingent show up for the annual Fan Fest event at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.

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10:11 am
Fri March 9, 2012

Zenyatta Becomes a Mom, Gives Birth to Colt

VERSAILLES, Ky. -  Zenyatta, the Horse of the Year who won 19 of 20 races during her stellar career, has given birth for the first time.

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2:18 pm
Wed March 7, 2012

Kentucky, Syracuse Have Edge For Top NCAA Seeds

LEXINGTON, Ky.  Even the chairman of the tight-lipped NCAA selection committee can't deny this simple fact: Heading into this week's conference tournaments, there's Kentucky and Syracuse, and then everybody else.

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2:48 pm
Tue March 6, 2012

Calipari Coach Of The Year In SEC, Anthony Davis Voted Conference's Best Player

Kentucky Coach John Calipari and Freshman Anthony Davis Won Coach of the Year and Player of the Year Honors in the Southeastern Conference

Kentucky Coach John Calipari has been voted the SEC Coach of the Year after leading the Wildcats to a 30 and 1 record; 16 -0 in the Southeastern Conference.  Freshman big man Anthony Davis was voted the league's best player.  Davis also took home top freshman and defensive player of the year honors.

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7:20 am
Tue March 6, 2012

Jockey Club Website to Show Horse Injuries

NEW YORK - A new website created by The Jockey Club allows racetracks to publish their statistics on injuries or fatalities to horses.

The website, announced Monday, will include statistics from 15 North American tracks, including New York's three major tracks and two of California's three biggest tracks, along with Keeneland in Kentucky.

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