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Field for PGA Championship at Valhalla taking shape

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The PGA of America announced today the current field of 120 players who will compete in the 96th PGA Championship, Aug. 7-10 at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky. In advance of the final 156-player field being determined on July 28, many of golf’s most recognizable names have already committed to the major championship.

UofL picked to finish third in ACC Atlantic Division

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Defending  national champion Florida State is  the consensus choice to repeat as Atlantic Division champion and defeat Miami in the 10th annual Dr Pepper Atlantic Coast Conference Football Championship Game, according to a poll of media members in attendance at the 2014 ACC Football Kickoff at Grandover Resort.

Coach Calipari's Facebook photo with Hillary Clinton goes viral

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What do you get when you post a photo of one of Kentucky's most recognized sports figures with a well-known politician?

Showtime Shoni !

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PHOENIX (AP) - Shoni Schimmel scored an All-Star game record 29 points and had eight assists as the East pulled out a 125-124 victory Saturday over the West in the first WNBA All-Star Game to go into overtime. Tamika Catchings, an All-Star for a record-tying ninth time, made a layup with six seconds to go to give the East the lead and then knocked the ball away from Skylar Diggins on the defensive end to seal the victory. Diggins finished with 27 points and seven assists, leading a furious We...

Ellbury homer lifts Yankees over Reds 4-3

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Jacoby Ellsbury hit a two-run homer, and David Phelps pitched the Yankees to a fast start in the second half, leading New York to a 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.

UK takes the stage at SEC Media Days

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Mark Stoops has established that Kentucky can bring in highly-rated recruits.

Traffic and parking plan for PGA Championship at Valhalla announced

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PGA of America said the plan's main goal is to ensure all 250,000 anticipated spectators are able to travel safely to and from Valhalla Golf Club during the championship, which runs August 4 to 10.

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  • UK releases 2014-15 non-conference basketball schedule

    UK releases 2014-15 non-conference basketball schedule

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 3:16 PM EDT2014-07-02 19:16:08 GMT
    Kentucky has announced its 2014-15 men's basketball non-conference schedule, which is highlighted by five of the winningest programs in college basketball history.More >>
    Kentucky has announced its 2014-15 men's basketball non-conference schedule, which is highlighted by five of the winningest programs in college basketball history. More >>
  • It's official: Cards join ACC

    It's official: Cards join ACC

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 4:28 PM EDT2014-07-01 20:28:45 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The University of Louisville became an official member of a new athletic conference Tuesday. We've all heard that one before, but this time it's different. This time, it's the AtlanticMore >>
    It's Louisville's eighth conference affiliation in its approximately 90-year athletic history, including the fourth change in just the last two decades.More >>
  • UofL releases 2014 football schedule

    UofL releases 2014 football schedule

    Tuesday, July 1 2014 10:42 AM EDT2014-07-01 14:42:48 GMT
    Cardinals Release 2014 Football Schedule Cardinals set to open the season against Miami on Labor Day night  LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The University of Louisville football program is ushering in a new era in itsMore >>
    The University of Louisville football program is ushering in a new era in its history in the fall when it begins play in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Louisville is scheduled to host Miami (Fla.) at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium for a Labor Day primetime opener, the ACC announced Wednesday.More >>
  • British Open field will include two-time heart transplant recipient

    British Open field will include two-time heart transplant recipient

    Monday, June 30 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-07-01 03:57:02 GMT
    BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - Erik Compton's runner-up finish in the U.S. Open will be enough to get him into the next major championship.    With only two weeks remaining in British Open qualifying, there willMore >>
    Erik Compton's runner-up finish in the U.S. Open will be enough to get him into the next major championship.More >>
  • Keselowski dominant in Cup victory at Kentucky Speedway

    Keselowski dominant in Cup victory at Kentucky Speedway

    Saturday, June 28 2014 11:56 PM EDT2014-06-29 03:56:56 GMT
    SPARTA, Ky. (AP) - Brad Keselowski dominated the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race Saturday night to become Kentucky Speedway's first repeat winner.    The Penske Racing driver and 2012 race winner followedMore >>
    Driver Brad Keselowski became the first repeat winner of the Quaker State 400 as he zoomed past Kyle Busch on lap 248 before taking the checkered flag Saturday night at the Kentucky Speedway in Sparta, Kentucky.More >>
  • Bats pull out a tough one over Indy

    Bats pull out a tough one over Indy

    Saturday, June 28 2014 11:47 PM EDT2014-06-29 03:47:08 GMT
    (Louisville Bats release)LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Bats battled from behind to win the opener of a four-game series with the Indianapolis Indians by a 2-1 margin on Saturday at Louisville Slugger Field. OvercomingMore >>
    (Louisville Bats release)LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Bats battled from behind to win the opener of a four-game series with the Indianapolis Indians by a 2-1 margin on Saturday at Louisville Slugger Field. OvercomingMore >>
  • Silver Max sizzles in Churchill's Firecracker

    Silver Max sizzles in Churchill's Firecracker

    Saturday, June 28 2014 8:43 PM EDT2014-06-29 00:43:22 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Silver Max returned from a seven-month layoff to win the Grade 2 Firecracker Stakes at Churchill Downs, leading all the way in a 1 ½-length victory Saturday.    The 5-year-old ownedMore >>
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Silver Max returned from a seven-month layoff to win the Grade 2 Firecracker Stakes at Churchill Downs, leading all the way in a 1 ½-length victory Saturday.    The 5-year-old ownedMore >>
  • Kenny Perry in second place in Champions tourney

    Kenny Perry in second place in Champions tourney

    Saturday, June 28 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-06-28 22:07:32 GMT
    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Bernhard Langer moved closer to his first Senior Players Championship victory Saturday, shooting a 4-under 66 in the third round to stay in front of hard-charging Kenny Perry.    LangerMore >>
    PITTSBURGH (AP) - Bernhard Langer moved closer to his first Senior Players Championship victory Saturday, shooting a 4-under 66 in the third round to stay in front of hard-charging Kenny Perry.    LangerMore >>
  • Untapable rolls in the Mother Goose Stakes

    Untapable rolls in the Mother Goose Stakes

    Saturday, June 28 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-06-28 21:35:51 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Untapable was once again untouchable, cruising to a 9 1-2 length victory on Saturday in the $300,000 Mother Goose Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Belmont Park.    She has crushed the competitionMore >>
    NEW YORK (AP) - Untapable was once again untouchable, cruising to a 9 1-2 length victory on Saturday in the $300,000 Mother Goose Stakes for 3-year-old fillies at Belmont Park.    She has crushed the competitionMore >>
  • World Cup helps soccer gain fans in Louisville

    World Cup helps soccer gain fans in Louisville

    Thursday, June 26 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-06-26 21:47:01 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - As thousands of fans across the country get ready to watch Team USA take on Germany in the World Cup, soccer fans are hoping this will be the year that tips the balance for theMore >>
    Every four years, soccer experiences a surge in popularity in the United States thanks to increased interest in the World Cup. Could this be the time that it finally sticks? Maybe, maybe not, although the signs are there that Americans are watching.More >>
  • WKU to host fantasy football camp

    WKU to host fantasy football camp

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 10:11 PM EDT2014-06-26 02:11:23 GMT
    WKU ATHLETIC COMMUNICATIONS / MEDIA RELATIONS  HILLTOPPER FOOTBALL SET TO HOST FANTASY FOOTBALL CAMP JULY 25-26   BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Hilltopper Football will offer its second annual WKU Fantasy FootballMore >>
    Hilltopper Football will offer its second annual WKU Fantasy Football Camp for adults age 21 or older at Houchens Industries-L.T. Smith Stadium on July 25-26.More >>
  • UK games in the Bahamas to be televised

    UK games in the Bahamas to be televised

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-06-25 21:35:19 GMT
    TV Information Announced for Bahamas Exhibitions All six games to be televised on ESPNU and SEC Network LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men's basketball Big Blue Bahamas exhibition tour has been selectedMore >>
    The Kentucky men's basketball Big Blue Bahamas exhibition tour has been selected for broadcast on ESPNU and the SEC Network, ESPN announced on Wednesday.More >>
  • Breeders' Cup makes it official - Keeneland to host 2015 event

    Breeders' Cup makes it official - Keeneland to host 2015 event

    Tuesday, June 24 2014 10:13 PM EDT2014-06-25 02:13:11 GMT
    BREEDERS' CUP ANNOUNCES KEENELAND AS THE HOST OF THE 2015 BREEDERS' CUP WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS Announcement marks the debut of the Breeders' Cup at Keeneland Lexington, KY (June 24, 2014) – The Breeders'More >>
    The Breeders' Cup, one of Thoroughbred racing's most prestigious international events, has today announced Keeneland Race Course, in Lexington, KY, as the host site of the 2015 Breeders' Cup World Championships. This is the first time that Keeneland, one of the most iconic tracks in the country, will play host to the Breeders' Cup. The event will be held on October 30-31, 2015.More >>
  • Promise Me Silver takes Debutante Stakes

    Promise Me Silver takes Debutante Stakes

    Saturday, June 21 2014 10:46 PM EDT2014-06-22 02:46:57 GMT
    (Churchill Downs release)LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Saturday, June 21, 2014) - For the second straight year, a 2-year-old Texas-bred gray filly from the barn of trainer Bret Calhoun invaded Churchill Downs to raidMore >>
    (Churchill Downs release)LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Saturday, June 21, 2014) - For the second straight year, a 2-year-old Texas-bred gray filly from the barn of trainer Bret Calhoun invaded Churchill Downs to raidMore >>
  • Wie, Lang share the lead at the women's U.S. Open

    Wie, Lang share the lead at the women's U.S. Open

    Saturday, June 21 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-06-22 02:41:49 GMT
    PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) - Michelle Wie steadied herself over the last four holes on a wild Saturday at the U.S. Women's Open. Now the former teen prodigy from Hawaii is one round away from winning her firstMore >>
    PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) - Michelle Wie steadied herself over the last four holes on a wild Saturday at the U.S. Women's Open. Now the former teen prodigy from Hawaii is one round away from winning her firstMore >>
  • After Friday fiasco, Reds beat Jays

    After Friday fiasco, Reds beat Jays

    Saturday, June 21 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-06-22 00:53:05 GMT
    CINCINNATI (AP) - Jay Bruce's homer helped the Reds get ahead 8-0 for the second day in a row, and Mike Leake made this big lead stand up, pitching eight innings on Saturday for an 11-1 victory over theMore >>
    After blowing an eight run lead and losing to Toronto  on Friday night, the Cincinnati Reds bounced back Saturday beating the Blue Jays 11 to 1.More >>
  • Dodger throws no-hitter

    Dodger throws no-hitter

    Thursday, June 19 2014 4:45 AM EDT2014-06-19 08:45:17 GMT
    Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw threw a no-hitter Wednesday night against the Rockies.More >>
    Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw threw a no-hitter Wednesday night against the Rockies.More >>
  • Former Trinity star Josh Sewell transfers to Bellarmine

    Former Trinity star Josh Sewell transfers to Bellarmine

    Tuesday, June 17 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-06-17 20:19:58 GMT
    Josh Sewell to join Bellarmine Knights for 2014-15 season 6/17/2014 | Men's Basketball LOUISVILLE, Ky.-Bellarmine University Head Basketball Coach Scott Davenport announced today that former TrinityMore >>
    Bellarmine University Head Basketball Coach Scott Davenport announced today that former Trinity High School standout Josh Sewell will transfer into the Knights' program for the 2014-15 season. Sewell, a 6-5 guard who was the runner-up in the 2010 Mr. Basketball voting, will have one year of eligibility after graduating from Miami (Ohio) University this past spring.More >>
  • Local World Cup fans celebrate early USA goal

    Local World Cup fans celebrate early USA goal

    Tuesday, June 17 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-06-17 20:17:18 GMT
    The United States opened play in the 2014 World Cup June 16 against Ghana. WAVE 3 News was watching the game with fans at Saints Pizza and Pub in St. Matthews and caught their reaction when the USA scored in the game's first minute.More >>
    The United States opened play in the 2014 World Cup June 16 against Ghana. WAVE 3 News was watching the game with fans at Saints Pizza and Pub in St. Matthews and caught their reaction when the USA scored in the game's first minute. More >>
  • Russ Smith planning to buy a pet sloth

    Russ Smith planning to buy a pet sloth

    Monday, June 16 2014 11:57 PM EDT2014-06-17 03:57:04 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Russ Smith has big plans for his first NBA paycheck. He's buying a pet. A pet sloth."I want to buy my own animal. I'm working on getting a sloth now," Smith said. "I'm working onMore >>
    Russ Smith has big plans for his first NBA paycheck. He's buying a pet. A pet sloth.More >>
  • UK-UofL basketball game will benefit the Hall of Fame

    UK-UofL basketball game will benefit the Hall of Fame

    Monday, June 16 2014 3:13 PM EDT2014-06-16 19:13:35 GMT
    Louisville Men's Basketball vs. Kentucky on Dec. 27 will be Hall of Fame Shootout LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The University of Louisville's men's basketball game against the University of Kentucky at the KFC Yum!More >>
    The University of Louisville's men's basketball game against the University of Kentucky at the KFC Yum! Center on Dec. 27 will have an added element this season.More >>
  • Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies

    Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies

    Monday, June 16 2014 12:20 PM EDT2014-06-16 16:20:01 GMT
    Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died after a bout with cancer. He was 54.More >>
    Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died after a bout with cancer. He was 54.More >>
  • Billy Reed says Coburn rant 'worst display of poor sportsmanship' he's ever seen

    Billy Reed says Coburn rant 'worst display of poor sportsmanship' he's ever seen

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 8:35 AM EDT2014-06-10 12:35:30 GMT
    By Billy Reed WAVE 3 News Contributor I am glad that Steve Coburn, the clueless and classless co-owner of California Chrome, finally apologized for his unconscionable and indefensible attack on fellowMore >>
    I am glad that Steve Coburn, the clueless and classless co-owner of California Chrome, finally apologized for his unconscionable and indefensible attack on fellow owner Bob Evans only moments after Evans' Tonalist had thwarted Chrome's bid to win the Triple Crown in Saturday's Belmont Stakes.More >>
  • Youth leads UofL baseball to Super Regional win

    Youth leads UofL baseball to Super Regional win

    The Louisville Cardinals defeated Kennesaw State in a two game sweep to win the Super Regional and are headed to Omaha for their second straight appearance in the College World Series. Some of the key players who make this year's success possible are some of the youngest members of the squad.More >>
    The Louisville Cardinals defeated Kennesaw State in a two game sweep to win the Super Regional and are headed to Omaha for their second straight appearance in the College World Series. Some of the key players who make this year's success possible are some of the youngest members of the squad.More >>
  • McDonnell gets emotional after Cardinals earn trip to College World Series

    McDonnell gets emotional after Cardinals earn trip to College World Series

    After the University of Louisville Cardinals defeated Kennesaw State to win the Louisville Regional and earn the school's third trip in eight years to the College World Series, an emotional head coach Dan McDonnell said the success of the program is not about him.More >>
    After the University of Louisville Cardinals defeated Kennesaw State to win the Louisville Regional and earn the school's third trip in eight years to the College World Series, an emotional head coach Dan McDonnell said the success of the program is not about him.More >>
  • Sharapova captures French title

    Sharapova captures French title

    Sunday, June 8 2014 1:16 AM EDT2014-06-08 05:16:30 GMT
    PARIS (AP) - Maria Sharapova won her second French Open title in three years, overcoming some shaky serving Saturday to beat fourth-seeded Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 in the final.    Sharapova hasMore >>
    PARIS (AP) - Maria Sharapova won her second French Open title in three years, overcoming some shaky serving Saturday to beat fourth-seeded Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 in the final.    Sharapova hasMore >>
  • St. X tops Simon Kenton for state baseball title

    St. X tops Simon Kenton for state baseball title

    Sunday, June 8 2014 1:11 AM EDT2014-06-08 05:11:00 GMT
    (Lexington, Ky)The St. Xavier Tigers beat Simon Kenton 5 to 2 and captured the Kentucky state baseball tourney championship on Saturday night in Lexington. The Tigers enjoyed a huge seventh inning whenMore >>
    (Lexington, Ky)The St. Xavier Tigers beat Simon Kenton 5 to 2 and captured the Kentucky state baseball tourney championship on Saturday night in Lexington. The Tigers enjoyed a huge seventh inning whenMore >>
  • Chrome suffered injury during the Belmont Stakes

    Chrome suffered injury during the Belmont Stakes

    Saturday, June 7 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-06-08 03:18:01 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - California Chrome sustained a bloody gash to his right front foot during the Belmont Stakes, an injury that may have hurt his chances in his failed bid to sweep the Triple Crown for theMore >>
    NEW YORK (AP) - California Chrome sustained a bloody gash to his right front foot during the Belmont Stakes, an injury that may have hurt his chances in his failed bid to sweep the Triple Crown for theMore >>
  • Cards get sweep of Kennesaw, headed to Omaha

    Cards get sweep of Kennesaw, headed to Omaha

    Saturday, June 7 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-06-08 03:14:55 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Nick Solak's two-run homer in the top of the fifth inning propelled Louisville to a 7-4 win over Kennesaw State on Saturday night, sending the Cardinals to their second straightMore >>
    The Louisville Cards grabbed the lead in the fifth inning over Kennesaw State and went on to post a 7 to 4 victory to earn a berth in next week's College World Series.More >>
  • No Crown For Chrome,Tonalist takes Belmont

    No Crown For Chrome,Tonalist takes Belmont

    Saturday, June 7 2014 7:53 PM EDT2014-06-07 23:53:57 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - California Chrome has failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years.    Tonalist won the Belmont Stakes, and California Chrome finished far back in a tie for fourth Saturday.More >>
    The Triple Crown remains vacant for at least another year as California Chrome failed to fire in the stretch of the mile and a half Belmont Stakes, won by Tonalist.
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  • Shoe company sponsors California Chrome

    Shoe company sponsors California Chrome

  • California Chrome takes to sloppy track in New York

    California Chrome takes to sloppy track in New York

  • California Chrome prepares for shot at history

    California Chrome prepares for shot at history

    History could be made Saturday in Elmont, New York. California Chrome looks to become the first horse in 36 years to win horse racing's Triple Crown. WAVE 3 News Reporter John Boel spent the afternoon at the Belmont Park barns and found the Derby and Preakness winner in high spirits.More >>
    History could be made Saturday in Elmont, New York. California Chrome looks to become the first horse in 36 years to win horse racing's Triple Crown. WAVE 3 News Reporter John Boel spent the afternoon at the Belmont Park barns and found the Derby and Preakness winner in high spirits.More >>
  • UK's Reed a finalist for Golden Spikes Award

    UK's Reed a finalist for Golden Spikes Award

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:57:51 GMT
    REED ONE OF THREE FINALISTS FOR GOLDEN SPIKES AWARD Kentucky Junior LHP/1B A.J. Reed among Three Finalists LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky junior left-handed pitcher/first baseman A.J. Reed has been named oneMore >>
    Kentucky junior left-handed pitcher/first baseman A.J. Reed has been named one of three finalists for the 2014 Golden Spikes Award, it was announced by USA Baseball on Tuesday afternoon.More >>
  • UofL baseball NCAA Super Regional begins on Friday

    UofL baseball NCAA Super Regional begins on Friday

    Tuesday, June 3 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-06-04 02:53:20 GMT
    Louisville-Kennesaw State Super Regional Begins Friday Night Cardinals and Owls scheduled for Friday at 6:30 p.m., ET (ESPNU), Saturday at 7 p.m., (ESPNU) and Sunday at 6 p.m. (ESPN2)LOUISVILLE, Ky. -More >>
    The Road to Omaha for the University of Louisville baseball team will resume on Friday night when the Cardinals host Kennesaw State in game one of the NCAA Super Regional at Jim Patterson Stadium.More >>
  • Stanford knocks out IU with 5-4 win in Bloomington

    Stanford knocks out IU with 5-4 win in Bloomington

    Monday, June 2 2014 11:46 PM EDT2014-06-03 03:46:38 GMT
    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Tommy Edman hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to lift Stanford to a 5-4 win over Indiana in the championship game of the NCAA's Bloomington Regional.    Stanford (34-24)More >>
    Tommy Edman hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth to lift Stanford to a 5-4 win over Indiana in the championship game of the NCAA's Bloomington Regional.More >>
  • Baylor rally shocks UK in NCAA softball

    Baylor rally shocks UK in NCAA softball

    Saturday, May 31 2014 10:05 PM EDT2014-06-01 02:05:16 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kaitlyn Thumann doubled and scored on an error in the bottom of the eighth inning as Baylor rallied from a seven-run deficit to stun Kentucky 8-7 on Saturday night in an eliminationMore >>
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kaitlyn Thumann doubled and scored on an error in the bottom of the eighth inning as Baylor rallied from a seven-run deficit to stun Kentucky 8-7 on Saturday night in an eliminationMore >>
  • Hoosiers win again in NCAA baseball tourney

    Hoosiers win again in NCAA baseball tourney

    Saturday, May 31 2014 10:01 PM EDT2014-06-01 02:01:31 GMT
    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Sam Travis homered and drove in two runs, Joey DeNato pitched into the eighth inning and Indiana held off Stanford 4-2 at the Bloomington regional Saturday.    Stanford (31-24)More >>
    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) - Sam Travis homered and drove in two runs, Joey DeNato pitched into the eighth inning and Indiana held off Stanford 4-2 at the Bloomington regional Saturday.    Stanford (31-24)More >>
  • Cards defeat Kansas, now two for two in NCAA Tourney

    Cards defeat Kansas, now two for two in NCAA Tourney

    Saturday, May 31 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-06-01 01:55:22 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Anthony Kidston pitched seven solid innings and Louisville used a three-run fourth to help get past Kansas 6-3 in an NCAA regional game Saturday.    The Cardinals (47-15) took aMore >>
    The Louisville Cardinals remain perfect in the NCAA baseball tourney.  U of L never trailed as they beat Kansas 6 to 3 in a second round matchup on Saturday at the Cards' Jim Patterson Stadium.More >>
  • Chrome shines in Belmont workout

    Chrome shines in Belmont workout

    Saturday, May 31 2014 4:57 PM EDT2014-05-31 20:57:21 GMT
    ELMONT, N.Y. (AP) - California Chrome is revving up his bid to become the 12th Triple Crown champion after a fast run at Belmont Park.    He ran the 5 furlongs in 59 4/5 seconds Saturday over a fast mainMore >>
    California Chrome appears primed for next Saturday's Belmont Stakes as he sizzled during his workout Saturday morning at the  New York track.More >>
  • Cats top Kent State, stay alive in NCAA baseball

    Cats top Kent State, stay alive in NCAA baseball

    Saturday, May 31 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-05-31 20:50:52 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's Thomas Bernal hit a two-out, two-run double to highlight a four-run ninth inning as the Wildcats rallied past Kent State 4-2 Friday in an elimination game of an NCAA regional.More >>
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's Thomas Bernal hit a two-out, two-run double to highlight a four-run ninth inning as the Wildcats rallied past Kent State 4-2 Friday in an elimination game of an NCAA regional.More >>
  • Baseball Cards take NCAA opener

    Baseball Cards take NCAA opener

    Saturday, May 31 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-05-31 20:44:23 GMT
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kyle Funkhouser struck out 10 in eight shutout innings as Louisville topped Kent State 5-0 on Friday night in an NCAA regional game.    The Cardinals (46-15) scored two runs in theMore >>
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kyle Funkhouser struck out 10 in eight shutout innings as Louisville topped Kent State 5-0 on Friday night in an NCAA regional game.    The Cardinals (46-15) scored two runs in theMore >>
  • Kansas holds off UK 10-6 in NCAA opener

    Kansas holds off UK 10-6 in NCAA opener

    Friday, May 30 2014 10:35 PM EDT2014-05-31 02:35:42 GMT
    SEVENTH INNING LIFTS KANSAS TO NCAA TOURNEY OPENER Wildcats to Face Loser of Louisville-Kent State on Saturday at 1 p.m. ET LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Kansas broke open a tie game in the seventh inning and postedMore >>
    Kansas broke open a tie game in the seventh inning and posted a 10-6 win over No. 22 Kentucky in the opener of the NCAA Louisville Regional, on a sticky Friday afternoon at Jim Patterson Stadium.More >>
  • Ohio-UK football set for 3:30 p.m. kickoff on September 6

    Ohio-UK football set for 3:30 p.m. kickoff on September 6

    Friday, May 30 2014 3:30 PM EDT2014-05-30 19:30:29 GMT
    UK Football vs. Ohio Slated for ESPNU Game time at Commonwealth Stadium on Sept. 6 is set for 3:30 p.m. ET LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Southeastern Conference and ESPN have announced kickoff times and televisionMore >>
    The Southeastern Conference and ESPN have announced kickoff times and television network designations for the first three weeks of the season, for all SEC contests previously unannounced, and Kentucky vs. Ohio on Saturday, Sept. 6 in Commonwealth Stadium was selected for ESPNU at 3:30 p.m. ET.More >>
  • Southeastern Conference to divide over $300 million between 14 members

    Southeastern Conference to divide over $300 million between 14 members

    Friday, May 30 2014 1:48 PM EDT2014-05-30 17:48:46 GMT
    2013-14 SEC REVENUE DISTRIBUTION SANDESTIN, Florida (May 30, 2014) - Commissioner Mike Slive announced Friday that approximately $309.6 million of total distributions will be divided among the 14 institutionsMore >>
    Commissioner Mike Slive announced Friday that approximately $309.6 million of total distributions will be divided among the 14 institutions of the Southeastern Conference.  The distributions are calculated based on the revenue sharing plan for the 2013-14 fiscal year which ends August 31, 2014.More >>
  • UK wins WCWS opener 4-1 over UL-Lafayette

    UK wins WCWS opener 4-1 over UL-Lafayette

    Thursday, May 29 2014 10:27 PM EDT2014-05-30 02:27:03 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kelsey Nunley threw a one-hitter, Lauren Cumbess homered and had an RBI double and Kentucky won the first Women's College World Series game in program history, beating Louisiana-LafayetteMore >>
    Kelsey Nunley threw a one-hitter, Lauren Cumbess homered and had an RBI double and Kentucky won the first Women's College World Series game in program history, beating Louisiana-Lafayette 4-1 on Thursday night.
      
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  • George scores 37 to keep Pacers alive with 93-90 win

    George scores 37 to keep Pacers alive with 93-90 win

    Wednesday, May 28 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-05-29 03:41:18 GMT
    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Paul George scored 31 of his 37 points in the second half Wednesday night and almost single-handedly kept the Indiana Pacers alive in the Eastern Conference finals with a 93-90 victoryMore >>
    Paul George scored 31 of his 37 points in the second half Wednesday night and almost single-handedly kept the Indiana Pacers alive in the Eastern Conference finals with a 93-90 victory over the Miami Heat.More >>
  • UK's AJ Reed named SEC Player of the Year

    UK's AJ Reed named SEC Player of the Year

    Tuesday, May 27 2014 4:19 PM EDT2014-05-27 20:19:47 GMT
    REED NAMED SEC PLAYER OF THE YEAR, FIVE WILDCATS HONORED Reed is the Second Player in Program History to Win SEC Player of the Year LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Kentucky junior A.J. Reed has been named SoutheasternMore >>
    Kentucky junior A.J. Reed has been named Southeastern Conference Player of the Year and UK's Ka'ai Tom, Max Kuhn, JaVon Shelby and Austin Cousino each earned honors, in the annual league awards, voted on by the SEC coaches and announced by the conference office on Tuesday morning.More >>
  • Chrome could face 11 others in Belmont

    Chrome could face 11 others in Belmont

    Saturday, May 24 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-05-25 00:25:41 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - California Chrome has galloped 1¾ miles over a sloppy track at Belmont Park, with a possible 12-horse field taking shape for the Belmont Stakes in which the colt will try to win the TripleMore >>
    NEW YORK (AP) - California Chrome has galloped 1¾ miles over a sloppy track at Belmont Park, with a possible 12-horse field taking shape for the Belmont Stakes in which the colt will try to win the TripleMore >>
  • Reds put Votto on disabled list

    Reds put Votto on disabled list

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    WASHINGTON (AP) - The Cincinnati Reds have placed first baseman Joey Votto on the 15-day disabled list with a left leg injury.    The Reds made the move before Wednesday's game against the Washington Nationals.More >>
    The Cincinnati Reds have placed first baseman Joey Votto on the 15-day disabled list with a left leg injury.More >>
  • Triathlon for kids on May 31 at Blairwood Swim Club

    Triathlon for kids on May 31 at Blairwood Swim Club

    Wednesday, May 21 2014 10:37 PM EDT2014-05-22 02:37:43 GMT
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    The Second Annual USA Triathlon Splash & Dash Aquathlon will be held on May 31, 2014 at Blairwood Swim Club. Our USAT Splash and Dash Aquathlon is for youth ages 7 - 15 years (age on December 31, 2014).More >>
  • Two jewels for Chrome

    Two jewels for Chrome

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    BALTIMORE (AP) - California Chrome has won the Preakness to keep alive his bid to capture horse racing's Triple Crown.    As a follow-up to his victory in the Kentucky Derby, trainer Art Sherman's horseMore >>
    In almost a rerun of the Kentucky Derby, California Chrome stalked the frontrunners, then shifted into another gear on the turn for home to capture the Preakness Stakes, Saturday afternoon at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore.More >>
  • WAVE 3 News, WHAS-TV team up for ACC coverage

    WAVE 3 News, WHAS-TV team up for ACC coverage

    WAVE 3 NEWS AND WHAS SECURE ACC COVERAGE THROUGH 2017   Louisville Cardinal Basketball and Football will be broadcast live on local channels.   LOUISVILLE, KY, May 20, 2014 — WAVE 3 News and WHAS-TV haveMore >>
    Louisville Cardinal basketball and football will be broadcast live on local channels through 2017.
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  • Trinity High School announces 2014 football schedule

    Trinity High School announces 2014 football schedule

    Wednesday, May 14 2014 2:33 PM EDT2014-05-14 18:33:00 GMT
    Trinity High School Announces its 2014 Football ScheduleLouisville, Ky. – Trinity High School, Kentucky's 22-time football state champion, announces its 2014 varsity football schedule. The schedule featuresMore >>
    Trinity High School, Kentucky's 22-time football state champion, announces its 2014 varsity football schedule. The schedule features games against top-flight competition, with opponents from Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Florida.More >>
  • ACC adjusts men's basketball tourney schedule

    ACC adjusts men's basketball tourney schedule

    Tuesday, May 13 2014 3:05 PM EDT2014-05-13 19:05:14 GMT
    ACC Men's Tournament to Feature Saturday Championship Game Friday evening semifinals, Saturday final to return for the first time since 1981 AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. – The Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Basketball TournamentMore >>
    The Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Basketball Tournament will move to a Tuesday through Saturday format beginning with the 62nd annual event in 2015.More >>
  • Cards well represented on graduation day

    Cards well represented on graduation day

    Sunday, May 11 2014 12:51 AM EDT2014-05-11 04:51:35 GMT
    Louisville, KY (WAVE) U of L basketball players Russ Smith and Tia Gibbs have heard their names called at the K-F-C Yum! Center hundreds of times, but on graduation day it takes on more meaning. Gibbs,More >>
    University of Louisville basketball players Russ Smith and Tia Gibbs have heard their names called at the KFC Yum! Center hundreds of times, but on graduation day, it took on a whole different meaning.More >>
  • Race caller Durkin to retire in August

    Race caller Durkin to retire in August

    Sunday, May 11 2014 12:42 AM EDT2014-05-11 04:42:51 GMT
    NEW YORK (AP) - Tom Durkin will retire from calling horse races in August at Saratoga after a 43-year career that included announcing the Triple Crown and Breeders' Cup.    Durkin said Saturday that heMore >>
    NEW YORK (AP) - Tom Durkin will retire from calling horse races in August at Saratoga after a 43-year career that included announcing the Triple Crown and Breeders' Cup.    Durkin said Saturday that heMore >>
  • IU's Latimer lands with Broncos at #56

    IU's Latimer lands with Broncos at #56

    Friday, May 9 2014 9:57 PM EDT2014-05-10 01:57:24 GMT
    ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - The Denver Broncos gave Peyton Manning another offensive target, selecting Indiana wide receiver Cody Latimer in the second round of the NFL draft.    Denver drafted Latimer 56thMore >>
    The Denver Broncos gave Peyton Manning another offensive target, selecting Indiana wide receiver Cody Latimer in the second round of the NFL draft.More >>
  • Greg Brohm joins WKU football staff

    Greg Brohm joins WKU football staff

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-05-07 21:53:10 GMT
    GREG BROHM JOINS HILLTOPPER STAFF AS DIRECTOR OF FOOTBALL OPERATIONS BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — WKU added a new member to its football staff today as Greg Brohm joins the Hilltoppers as Director of FootballMore >>
    WKU added a new member to its football staff today as Greg Brohm joins the Hilltoppers as Director of Football Operations, the program announced on Wednesday.More >>
  • Cats part of four team CBS Sports Classic basketball doubleheader

    Cats part of four team CBS Sports Classic basketball doubleheader

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-05-07 20:20:37 GMT
    Kentucky Basketball to Participate in CBS Sports Classic UK to play UCLA in the first year of the three-year event LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky men's basketball program, along with NorthMore >>
    The University of Kentucky men's basketball program, along with North Carolina, Ohio State and UCLA, in conjunction with CBS Sports, has agreed to play in the inaugural CBS Sports Classic for the next three years, it was announced on Wednesday.More >>
  • UK basketball to host Texas in December

    UK basketball to host Texas in December

    Wednesday, May 7 2014 4:18 PM EDT2014-05-07 20:18:45 GMT
    Kentucky to Host Texas as Part of SEC/Big 12 Challenge UK to play the Longhorns for just the second time in program history LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky will host Texas on Dec. 5 in Rupp Arena as part ofMore >>
    Kentucky will host Texas on Dec. 5 in Rupp Arena as part of the SEC/Big 12 Challenge the league offices and ESPN announced Wednesday afternoon.More >>
  • Big Ten men's basketball tournament adding Washington, DC to rotation

    Big Ten men's basketball tournament adding Washington, DC to rotation

    Tuesday, May 6 2014 10:59 PM EDT2014-05-07 02:59:50 GMT
    WASHINGTON (AP) - Big Ten Conference Commissioner Jim Delany says Washington will host the league's 2017 men's basketball tournament and join a "rotation" with Chicago and Indianapolis.    Says Delany:More >>
    Big Ten Conference Commissioner Jim Delany says Washington will host the league's 2017 men's basketball tournament and join a "rotation" with Chicago and Indianapolis.More >>
  • Matchups announced for 2014-15 ACC / Big Ten Challenge

    Matchups announced for 2014-15 ACC / Big Ten Challenge

    Thursday, May 1 2014 10:40 PM EDT2014-05-02 02:40:05 GMT
    Louisville Men's Basketball Faces Ohio State in 2014 ACC/Big Ten Challenge The Cardinals last faced the Buckeyes in 2003 and logged a 72-64 victory.TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Louisville men's basketballMore >>
    The University of Louisville men's basketball team faces an already challenging slate as it enters its inaugural season in the ACC. That slate isn't any easier out of conference with Thursday's addition of Ohio State as part of the 2014 ACC/Big Ten ChallengeMore >>

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