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8:45 pm
Sat March 31, 2012

Kentucky Beats Louisville To Reach National Championship Game

NEW ORLEANS  — Kentucky owns the Bluegrass State. Now it can concentrate on the rest of the country.  Anthony Davis and top-seeded Kentucky will play for the national title Monday night after finally putting away pesky Louisville 69-61 in the Final Four on Saturday night.

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12:01 am
Sat March 31, 2012

Longtime Sports Columnist Talks Cats, Cards, and Hoops Hysteria

With all the hype surrounding Saturday night's Final Four matchup between UK and U of L, we sought the opinion of someone who knows the history of both storied programs quite well.  Sports columnist Billy Reed has worked for both the Louisville Courier Journal and the Lexington Herald Leader. 

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12:01 am
Sat March 31, 2012

Cats-Cards Rivalry From The Players' Perspective

By the end of the night one basketball team from the Commonwealth will be going to the NCAA Championship Game, the other will be going home.  All this week, we've heard stories and anecdotes that illustrate the passion and hatred from both sides of the UK and U of L rivalry, but what are the players thinking as they head into this contest?  WUKY student reporter Adam Warner has their perspectives on the matchup.

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6:55 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

UK's Anthony Davis Wins A.P. Player Of The Year

NEW ORLEANS — Anthony Davis was busier than any of the other players in the Final Four.  The Kentucky freshman had to make the circuit of Player of the Year presentations Friday, not that he was complaining.

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9:52 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

UK Women Fall To UConn In Elite Eight

KINGSTON, R.I.—Tiffany Hayes scored 22 points and top-seed Connecticut beat Kentucky 80-65 on Tuesday night to advance to the Final Four for the fifth straight season.

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9:32 pm
Sun March 25, 2012

UK Women Beat Gonzaga, Will Face UConn In The Elite Eight

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) — Keyla Snowden made five 3-pointers, hitting a pair of them to turn back Gonzaga's last charge as Kentucky beat the Zags 79-62 on Sunday to advance to the East Regional finals of the NCAA women's tournament.

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5:10 pm
Sun March 25, 2012

Kentucky Bests Baylor, Meets Archrival In The Final Four

ATLANTA, Ga.  -Kentucky is taking its highlight show back to the Big Easy and will have to get by the Louisville Cardinals to reach the National Championship Game.

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9:57 am
Sat March 24, 2012

Top Seeded Kentucky Rolls Past Indiana Into The Elite Eight

ATLANTA (AP) -- Michael Kidd-Gilchrist scored 24 points and Kentucky shook off a quiet night by freshman star Anthony Davis, pulling away from Indiana in a showdown of storied programs for a 102-90 victory Friday in the South Regional semifinals.

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10:26 am
Tue March 20, 2012

UK Women Prove It's All About Surviving And Advancing

AMES, Iowa   Keyla Snowden hit a jumper and two free throws in the final 18 seconds, and second-seeded Kentucky held off Green Bay 65-62 Monday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

Samarie Walker had 15 points and 13 rebounds and Snowden added 13 points for the Wildcats (27-6), who will face Gonzaga in the regional semifinals in Kingston, R.I.

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10:41 pm
Sat March 17, 2012

Teague's 24 Leads Kentucky Past Iowa State

LOUISVILLE, Ky.    Freshman Marquis Teague is taking Kentucky to the South Regional semifinals in Atlanta.  And maybe a lot farther than that.

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