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Montana State at Kentucky Men’s Basketball
Rupp Arena, Lexington, Ky.
Nov. 23, 2014
FINAL SCORE: Kentucky 86, Montana State 28
RICHMOND, Ky. – The Eastern Kentucky University football team learned Sunday morning it earned one of 13 at-large bids to the 2014 NCAA Division I FCS playoffs. The Colonels will host Missouri Valley Football Conference foe Indiana State in the first round this Saturday, Nov. 29 at 1 p.m.
Saturday’s playoff game will be televised on ESPN3.
No. 6 Lindsey Wilson Football travels to No. 3 Saint Xavier on Saturday in FCS Quarterfinals
COLUMBIA, Ky. – Lindsey Wilson football is heading to the Windy City for a Saturday date with Saint Xavier (Ill.) in the Football Championship Series Quarterfinals.
Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m. CT at Bruce R. Deaton Memorial Field in Chicago.
The No. 6-ranked Blue Raiders (10-2) won their first-ever FCS game on Saturday, 20-17 over No. 11-ranked Faulkner (Ala.) at Blue Raider Stadium. The win extended Lindsey Wilson’s winning streak to a program-high seven straight games.
No. 3-ranked Saint Xavier defeated Campbellsville (Ky.) 38-35 yesterday at home to run its all-time home playoff record to 9-1. The Cougars have won six straight, including three wins over ranked opponents during the streak.
Lindsey Wilson football coach Chris Oliver says he has great respect for Saint Xavier and looks forward to the opportunity to play such a storied program.
“Saint Xavier has been a mainstay on the national scene since Coach Feminis has been there, including their national championship in 2011,” Oliver said. “They are well coached and play a great style of football. We’re excited about the opportunity to play against such a quality opponent.”
The Lindsey Wilson and Saint Xavier game is one of four quarterfinal games set for Saturday. The remainder of the FCS Quarterfinals includes:
Game 1: Southern Oregon (10-2) at Carroll (Mont.) (10-1)
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Host Florida tossed five touchdown passes on the way to a 52-3 victory over the Eastern Kentucky University football team Saturday afternoon. This was the first-ever meeting between the two programs.
Florida (6-4) never trailed as the Gators scored on three of their first four possessions.
The No. 14 (FCS) Colonels (9-3) trailed 10-0 until senior kicker Andrew Lloyd connected on a career-best 51-yard field goal late in the first quarter.
UK Hoops 2014-15 Postgame Notes
McGuirk Arena – Mt. Pleasant, Mich.
Nov. 22, 2014
Team Records and Series Notes
COLUMBIA, Ky. – Josh Haney’s fourth-quarter, 45-yard touchdown run proved to be the game-winner as No. 6-ranked Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) football defeated visiting Faulkner (Ala.) 20-17 today at Blue Raider Stadium.
Haney broke free from a crowded line of scrimmage into the open field and made one man miss en route to the end zone to give the Blue Raiders at 20-9 lead with 4:25 left in regulation. Haney finished with 108 rushing yards on 11 carries and the score on his way to earning Most Outstanding Offensive Player of the Game. Continue reading: Lindsey Wilson advances to NAIA quarterfinals, beats Faulkner 20-17
FINAL SCORE: Kentucky 89, Boston 65
Team Records and Series Notes
Football Finals- Kentucky Playoff Edition Regional Scores
Raceland 32 Paintsville 21
Beechwood 46 Frankfort 21
Williamsburg 48 Hazard 14
Mayfield 42 Russellville 14
Mayfield at Beechwood
Williamsburg at Raceland
DeSales 7 Louisville Christian Academy 6
Newport Catholic 42 Newport 26
Shelby Valley 20 Prestonsburg 14 OT
Murray 47 Caldwell County 28
Murray at DeSales
Newport Catholic at Shelby Valley
Russell 17 Bourbon County 7
South Warren 36 Paducah Tilghman 0
Belfry 48 Lawrence County 14
Central 36 Corbin 33
South Warren at Central
Russell at Belfry
Highlands 37 Covington Catholic 34
Lexington Catholic 40 Boyle County 35
North Oldham 47 Fairdale 18
Owensboro 29 Madisonville-North Hopkins 28
Owensboro at North Oldham
Lexington Catholic at Highlands
John Hardin 7 Iroquois 6
Cooper 61 Anderson County 14
Pulaski County 24 Southwestern 16
Graves County 7 Bowling Green 0
Graves County at John Hardin
Cooper at Pulaski County
Dixie Heights 24 Simon Kenton 0
Meade County 30 Central Hardin 8
Trinity 9 St. X 3
Ballard 14 Butler 7
Trinity at Meade County
Ballard at Dixie Heights