HARROGATE, Tenn. — After seeing a ten point lead trimmed to just two after three quarters, the Cumberland Gap Panthers opened the fourth with a 9-2 run and pulled away for a 58-43 win over Hancock County on Friday.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — Coming off a five-win season, the Cumberland Gap Lady Panthers appear to be a much-improved team over their first two games.
LEXINGTON — For the second time in three games, top-ranked Kentucky demonstrated how dominant it can be when it plays tight defense.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Lady Railsplitters' (3-1, 2-0 SAC) revitalized and high-powered offensive attack has been the central storyline early in the season, but it was a suffocating defensive effort that led Lincoln Memorial to a 52-41 win...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — In their first road test of the 2014-14 campaign, the 23rd-ranked Railsplitters (4-0, 2-0 SAC) put away the Queens Royals (1-3, 1-1 SAC) with a 15-4 closing run to capture a 66-51 victory in South Atlantic Conference action on...
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HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial University men's and women's basketball teams are headed to Charlotte, N.C., on Saturday for a South Atlantic Conference double-header against Queens.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lincoln Memorial men's and women's cross country squads aim to extend their seasons for one more race on Saturday in the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional, which is being hosted at the University of...
LEXINGTON — Whether top-ranked Kentucky could beat the NBA's winless Philadelphia 76ers isn't the point for a squad looking strong enough to beat everybody else in college basketball.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — On a week when Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson expected to play the final home game of his productive career, the Volunteers instead must find a way to replace the all-Southeastern Conference performer.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — Senior guard Lorenza Ross scored 15 of his game-high 19 points in the final 10 and a half minutes of regulation to lead the 23rd-ranked Railsplitters (3-0, 1-0 SAC) to a 79-67 victory over the visiting Mars Hill Lions (3-1,...
HARROGATE, Tenn. — On the four-year anniversary of their last 100-point outburst, the Lady Railsplitters (2-1, 1-0 SAC) crested that summit again in a 100-90 victory over the visiting Mars Hill Lions (1-2, 0-1 SAC) in the South Atlantic...
LEXINGTON — Janee Thompson scored 15 points, Jennifer O'Neill added 14 and No. 13 Kentucky routed Morehead State 91-62 on Wednesday.
Middlesboro High School will be hosting the 2014 Jacket Madness at 6 p.m. on Monday at Fuson Brothers gym. It's an annual event introducing the players on the MHS boys' and girls' basketball teams as well as the cheerleaders for the...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kentucky coach John Calipari made one simple adjustment to his game plan Tuesday night.He scrapped the zone.
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HARROGATE, Tenn. — The 23rd-ranked Railsplitters (2-0) wrap up a three-game homestand and open South Atlantic Conference play on Wednesday against the Mars Hill Lions at 8 p.m.
LEXINGTON (AP) — Bad as things looked for Jennifer O'Neill behind a slew of missed first-half shots, the Kentucky senior guard knew she had to keep shooting.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The Lady Railsplitters (1-1) will make their Tex Turner Arena debut and open up South Atlantic Conference play on Wednesday against the Mars Hill Lions in a contest scheduled for a 6 p.m. tip-off.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee linebacker A.J. Johnson and cornerback Michael Williams have been identified as subjects of a rape investigation, according to a Knoxville Police report released Tuesday.
LEXINGTON (AP) — For 20 minutes Buffalo staggered No. 1 Kentucky with the smashmouth aggression that coach John Calipari wanted for his young, talented team.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — Senior guard Lorenza Ross scored 15 of his 17 points in the second half while sophomore Luquon Choice poured in a game-high 25 points to help the 23rd-ranked Railsplitters (2-0) rally for a hard fought 70-63 win over the King...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kentucky is down to its last shot.
LOUISVILLE — In a game full of big defensive plays and swings in momentum, it was Louisville Central making the biggest one of all. The Bobcats were driving for a possible tying score late in the third quarter when sophomore Quincy Baines...
Bell County senior guard Maci Morris signed her National Letter of Intent with the University of Kentucky earlier this week.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kentucky coach Mark Stoops sees a number of similarities between his team and Tennessee.
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The long wait is finally over as the 23rd-ranked Railsplitters open the 2014-15 campaign this weekend by hosting the SAC vs. Conference Carolinas Challenge at Tex Turner Arena. Lincoln Memorial squares off against the...
HARROGATE, Tenn. — The 2013-14 season was a resurgent one for the Lady Railsplitters in many ways, as the women in Blue and Gray compiled a 16-11 overall mark while finishing alone in third place in the South Atlantic Conference standings. That...
The 2013-14 college basketball season was known as the year of the freshman. With the likes of one-and-doners like Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Aaron Gordon, it lived up to the billing, too.
Bell County makes the trip up to Louisville Central on Friday for the second round of the Class 3A playoffs.
ROCK HILL, S.C. — Lincoln Memorial freshman outside hitter Kiera Holland has been named All-South Atlantic Conference second team while also earning the nod for the SAC All-Freshman Team, it was announced by league officials on...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Seven-footer Frank Kaminsky's inside-out game won't take opponents by surprise this year. Getting named a preseason All-American kind of takes away any element of surprise that the jump-shooting big man may have...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The emergence of quarterback Joshua Dobbs is helping Tennessee's young offensive line show signs of growth.
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SALISBURY, N.C. – Led by three All-SAC honorable mention runners, the Lady Railsplitters finished fifth at the 2014 South Atlantic Conference Women's Cross Country Championship, which was hosted at Salisbury Community Park in Salisbury,...
LEXINGTON (AP) — Just because Kentucky coach Matthew Mitchell isn't talking about reaching his first Final Four or fourth regional final in six seasons doesn't mean he's not thinking about it.
Sign-ups for the 2014-15 Tri-State Basketball League start on Thursday at the Middlesboro High School gym.
Campbellsville's team speed was just too much for the Pineville Mountain Lions on Friday as the Eagles ran for 320 yards in a 39-0 win in the first round of the Class A playoffs.
PRESTONSBURG — A star-crossed season for the Middlesboro Yellow Jackets came to an end on Friday with a 29-7 loss to Prestonsburg in the first round of the playoffs.
The Bell County Bobcats overwhelmed Henry County with a physical ground game and strong defensive effort in a 35-6 win in the first round of the Class 3A playoffs.
For the third time in the last four years the Pineville Mountain Lions will be travelling to Campbellsville for the first round of the playoffs.
Kentucky got to the national championship game last season with five freshman starters.Kansas and Duke were also bolstered by players who made smooth transitions from high school to college, and now are in the NBA.
ROCK HILL, S.C. — Headlined by senior striker Fernanda Miaci (Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil), the Lady Railsplitters had five players selected to the All-South Atlantic Conference women's soccer team, the league office unveiled on Wednesday.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee finally may have solved its long-term quarterback dilemma.
Looking at the landscape of Kentucky's Class 3A in football, it's hard to pick a favorite heading into the playoffs.
MARS HILL, N.C. — The seventh-seeded Railsplitters (7-6-3) were eliminated from the South Atlantic Conference Championship with a 1-0 loss to the second-seeded Mars Hill Lions (9-7) in the quarterfinal round on Tuesday night in Mars Hill, N.C.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee is getting closer to a bowl bid that has eluded the program since the members of its heralded freshman class were still in ninth grade.
LEXINGTON — The Southeastern Conference's head coaches have selected the Kentucky women's basketball team to finish fourth in the preseason poll released Wednesday.