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UK Football Fan Day is Saturday August 8th

July 21, 2015

 

UK Football Fan Day Set for Saturday, Aug. 8
Annual event to be held Saturday, Aug. 8 at 9 a.m. at Nutter Field House

 

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky football Fan Day will be held Saturday, Aug. 8 at 9 a.m. inside Nutter Field House, followed by an open practice at approximately 10:45 a.m. at the Tim Couch Practice Fields at the Nutter Training Center. Admission and parking for the event are free of charge.

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Free throws and steal by Kentucky’s Linnae Harper lift US women past Cuba

08_hsum_logoLinnae Harper shoots one of her two game-winning free throws in the USA’s win over Cuba on July 19.
TORONTO, Canada (July 19, 2015) – Two made free throws and a last-second steal from Linnae Harper (Kentucky/Chicago, Ill.) helped the 2015 U.S. Pan American Women’s Basketball Team (4-0) survive its semifinal game against Cuba (2-2) with a 65-64 win on Sunday that put the USA into the championship game of the 2015 Pan American Games at Ryerson Athletic Center in Toronto, Canada.The USA will play the winner of today’s second semifinal between Brazil (2-1) and host Canada (3-0) in the gold medal game at 8:45 p.m. EDT on July 20 (live on ESPNU). Cuba will play the loser of Brazil-Canada in the bronze medal game at 4 p.m. EDT. Continue reading: Free throws and steal by Kentucky’s Linnae Harper lift US women past Cuba
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EKU football preseason pick by league media to finish second in OVC

RICHMOND, Ky. – Media members from across the Ohio Valley Conference picked the Eastern Kentucky University football team to finish second in the league this season and recognized senior running back Dy’Shawn Mobley as the Preseason Offensive Player of the Year.

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2015 UK football posters available

July 17, 2015

 

2015 UK Football Posters Available Saturday
Free posters available in Kroger stores throughout Kentucky

UK Football Poster 

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The official 2015 Kentucky football team poster – which celebrates the inaugural season in The New CWS – will be exclusively available in Kroger stores throughout the state of Kentucky and in parts of southern Indiana beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 18.

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UK football single-game tickets now available

July 16, 2015

Football Single-Game Ticket Sales Announced

General public sale starts Monday, July 27 at 9 a.m.

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Mini-packs and single game ticket sales for the upcoming 2015 University of Kentucky football season will begin Monday, July 27 at 9 a.m.
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Kentucky football kickoff luncheon July 24th

July 16, 2015

2015 Kentucky Football Kickoff Luncheon Information

Annual luncheon set for Friday, July 24 at Noon ET at Hyatt Regency’s Patterson Ballroom

LEXINGTON, Ky. – The annual University of Kentucky Football Kickoff Luncheon has been set for Friday, July 24 at noon ET inside the Hyatt Regency’s Patterson Ballroom in Lexington, Ky. The event is presented by Kroger.
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Big Blue Madness information

Big Blue Madness, Ticket Distribution Dates Set for October
Big Blue Madness to take place Oct. 16 in Rupp Arena; ticket distribution will be Oct. 2

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Big Blue Madness, the unofficial tip-off to the 2015-16 men’s and women’s basketball seasons, has been set for Oct. 16 in Rupp Arena. The ticket distribution will take place on Friday, Oct. 2.

Tickets are free again this year for the annual spectacle in Rupp Arena, which will feature introductions of both the men’s and women’s basketball teams, practice drills, videos, and more.
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USA defends FIBA Under-19 basketball title

USA holds off Croatia to complete historic U19 title defense

United States of America (USA) – Winners of the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship. USA v Croatia, 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship, Heraklion – Heraklion Arena (Greece), Final, 5 July 2015

HERAKLION (2015 FIBA U19 World Championship) – The United States became the first country since 1983 to successfully defends its title, holding off Croatia, 79-71, after overtime in Sunday’s Final in capturing the 2015 FIBA U19 World Championship.

The USA claimed their sixth U19 title as four players scored in double figures paced by Jalen Brunson’s 14 points

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Middlesboro’s Page part of 2015 UK Athletics Hall of Fame class

Seven Wildcats Named to UK Athletics Hall of Fame

Will be Inducted Sept. 25-26 in Conjunction with Missouri Football Game

 

LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky Athletics will induct seven members into the UK Athletics Hall of Fame in late September. The 2015 class includes Lisa Breiding Duerr (cross country/indoor and outdoor track), Andy Green (baseball), Jared Lorenzen (football), Nate Northington (football), Greg Page (football), Taryn Ignacio Patrick (swimming and diving) and Antoine Walker (men’s basketball). The class will be formally inducted during Hall of Fame Weekend, Sept. 25-26, in conjunction with the football game against Missouri.

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Wildcats make history again with six NBA draft picks

Kentucky men’s basketball ties its own record with six picks in a single draft;  Towns goes No. 1 overall

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Continuing a recent trend of making and breaking NBA Draft history, a record six Kentucky men’s basketball players were selected at the 2015 NBA Draft on Thursday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y., including the No. 1 overall pick in Karl-Anthony Towns. The six draft picks is the most in NBA history and ties its own record set in 2012. Continue reading: Wildcats make history again with six NBA draft picks

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