The Early Lead: Kentucky


Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 04/22/2014

Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir will talk Kentucky Derby fashion for NBC

American’s Olympic broadcasting sweethearts returning to TV sports.

By Matt Bonesteel  |  11:16 AM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kentucky Derby

Posted at 07:38 PM ET, 03/21/2014

NCAA tournament 2014: Kansas avoids early exit, holds off Eastern Kentucky

Kansas guard Andrew Wiggins scores a team-high 19 points to avoid earlier fate of fellow freshman Jabari Parker.

By Brandon Parker  |  07:38 PM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Eastern Kentucky, Kansas, NCAA tournament

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Duke-Kansas, Kentucky-Michigan State: Top-ranked teams meet early

The State Farm Champions Classic will feature four of the top five ranked teams.

By Kelyn Soong  |  05:13 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Duke, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan State

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 05/01/2013

Kentucky Derby draw: Viewer's guide

Rosie Napravnik will bid to become the first woman jockey to win Saturday.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:18 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Horse racing, Kentucky Derby

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 03/20/2013

Robert Morris drops Kentucky in NIT first round

Moon Township, Pa., goes nuts for Colonials' stunning win.

By Alex Prewitt  |  10:57 AM ET, 03/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kentucky, NIT, Robert Morris

Posted at 08:06 AM ET, 03/08/2013

John Calipari seeks answers as Kentucky falls again

There's more than just the loss of Nerlens Noel going on with the defending champs.

By Cindy Boren  |  08:06 AM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College basketball, John Calipari, Kentucky, NCAA tournament

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 03/30/2012

Final Four: Kentucky vs. Louisville preview

The way this game was discussed this week, you’d think Kentucky-Louisville was the national championship and the second semifinal was the consolation game. That’s how big this rivalry is — and now it’s elevated to the national stage.

By Matt Brooks  |  04:40 PM ET, 03/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kentucky Wildcats, NCAA Tournament, Final Four