Subscribe: WAVE - Sports
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade B rated
Language: English
back  cubs  field  game  indians  kentucky  louisville  night  season  series  state  team  win  world series  world  year 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: WAVE - Sports

WAVE 3 - Sports

Copyright: Copyright 2000 - 2016 WorldNow and WAVE 3

Cats field goal at the horn beats Bulldogs

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:21:00 EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Austin MacGinnis kicked a season-long 51-yard field goal as time expired to lift Kentucky to a 40-38 win over Mississippi State on Saturday night and end a seven-game skid.      MacGinnis also made field goals of 46, 32 and 32 yards but missed a 28-yard attempt Kentucky's opening series.      Mississippi State trailed 34-24 with 14:57 remaining, but used two late touchdowns to make things interesting down the stretch, setting the ton...

Media Files:

1993 high school yearbook predicts Cubs win in 2016

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:32:00 EDT

In 1993, the caption below Mike Lee's senior yearbook photo read, “Chicago Cubs. 2016 World Champions. You heard it here first.” He said the idea came to him in a dream he had as a kid.

Media Files:

Indians and Cubs update World Series rosters

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:37:00 EDT

Danny Salazar has made the Cleveland Indians' World Series roster. The right-hander hasn't pitched since in a game since Sept. 9 because of forearm tightness, but after some rehab and rest, the Indians feel he's ready to help them against the Chicago Cubs. It's possible that Salazar, who was picked for his first All-Star team this season, will start Game 4. He may also pitch in relief if rookie Ryan Merritt starts at Wrigley Field. Merritt emerged as an unlikely postseason hero when...

Media Files:

Josh Brown admits abusing but says he never hit his wife

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:32:00 EDT

New York Giants placekicker Josh Brown has issued a statement in which he admits abusing his former wife but he insists he never hit her. Brown issued the statement to ESPN on Tuesday. Giants spokesman Pat Hanlon confirmed that the statement was from Brown, who was placed on the NFL commissioner's exempt list last week after authorities released emails and personal journals in which Brown admits to abusing his former wife. In his statement, Brown says he has taken measures to get he...

Media Files:

Fan dies after leaving Broncos game

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:29:00 EDT

Authorities say a fan has died after falling 30 to 50 feet at the Denver Broncos' stadium after a game on Monday night. Stadium Management Co., which operates Sports Authority Field at Mile High, said the fan fell over a stairwell railing. The medical examiner's office said Tuesday the man was transported to a hospital and pronounced dead. His name has not been released and a Denver police spokesman did not immediately provide details about the investigation. The incident occurred...

Media Files:

NBA makes international history on opening night

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:24:00 EDT

The NBA begins its season Tuesday night with international players making up one-quarter of the league. The 113 international players come from 41 countries and territories. A maximum of 15 players are allowed on the 30 NBA teams. The NBA said Tuesday that the Utah Jazz lead the way with seven international players. Every team has at least one such player. Canadians are most represented for the third straight year. Eleven players from Canada are on NBA rosters, followed by France at...

Media Files:

UofL's Creque earns ACC honors

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:50:00 EDT

University of Louisville redshirt freshman placekicker Blanton Creque was named the Atlantic Coast Conference Specialist and Co-Rookie of the Week after his performance in the Cardinals’ 54-13 win over NC State on Saturday.

Media Files:

Monarchos, 2001 Kentucky Derby winner, dies

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:57:00 EDT

The horse who has come the closest to breaking the record for the fastest Kentucky Derby has died at the age of 18.

Media Files:

VIDEO: 4-year-old Louisville fan upset over cheering for Kentucky in dream

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:49:00 EDT

A four-year-old Louisville girl is winning over both Big Blue Nation and Cardinal Nation with her guilt over cheering for the wrong team in a dream.

Media Files:

JUST JOSHIN': Lamar is Heisman frontrunner by almost a mile

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 01:53:00 EDT

L-A-M-A-R.  The person who engraves the Heisman Trophy should already have that chiseled into college football's most coveted individual award. 

Media Files:

Justin Thomas posts 2nd PGA Tour win

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:04:00 EDT

Louisville native Justin Thomas notched his second career PGA Tour victory Sunday. 

Media Files:

UofL football rises to No. 5

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:00:00 EDT

The University of Louisville football team is up to No. 5 in the national rankings.  

Media Files:

What We Learned from the SEC in Week 8

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 11:42:00 EDT

After Saturday's 33-14 win over the Aggies, one thing is perfectly clear: There's Alabama and then there's everybody else.

Media Files:

Cubs beat Dodgers 5-0 to reach 1st World Series since 1945

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:24:00 EDT

Anthony Rizzo caught the ball for the final out and Wrigley Field erupted.

Media Files:

White tosses 4 TDs, Western Kentucky tops Old Dominion 59-24

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:41:00 EDT

Mike White threw for 378 yards and four touchdowns and Western Kentucky beat Old Dominion 59-24 on Saturday night.

Media Files:

Jackson has 4 TDs, No. 7 Louisville routs NC State 54-13

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:12:00 EDT

Lamar Jackson broke a school single-season record with four first-half touchdowns, Louisville had three interceptions and the seventh-ranked Cardinals burst past North Carolina State 54-13 on Saturday.

Media Files:

Jacksonville State has 3 pick-6's in 24-7 win over EKU

Sat, 22 Oct 2016 20:11:00 EDT

Joel McCandless, Jaylen Hill and Reggie Hall each returned an interception for a touchdown and Jacksonville State forced five turnovers in a 24-7 victory over Eastern Kentucky on Saturday.

Media Files:

TDFN -- Week 10 scores

Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:19:00 EDT

Take a look at Friday night's high school football scores on the Week 10 scoreboard.  

Media Files:

Arrieta deals, Cubs awaken, top Indians to even Series at 1

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 00:56:00 EDT

Jake Arietta made a brief run at a no-hitter and ended another 71-year pause between celebrations for the Chicago Cubs and their faithful fans.

Media Files:

Kluber, Perez, Indians beat Cubs 6-0 in World Series opener

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 01:36:00 EDT

Corey Kluber and the Cleveland Indians are off to a pitch-perfect start in the World Series.

Media Files:

World Series: Cubs, Indians playing for more than a title

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:32:00 EDT

So much mythology surrounds the Cubs and Indians, it's hard to cut through the superstition and folk tales to get to the nitty-gritty comparisons of these two excellent ball clubs. We did so you don't have to.

Media Files:

AP Was There: Cubs win the 1908 World Series

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:46:00 EDT

The Chicago Cubs often were the team to beat in the National League early in the 20th century, rather than the lovable losers they became in the decades that followed.

Media Files:

4-time Pro Bowl RB Arian Foster announces his retirement

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:56:00 EDT

Four-time Pro Bowler Arian Foster says he can no longer take the punishment an NFL running back endures, so he is retiring midway through an injury-plagued season with the Miami Dolphins.

Media Files:

World Series ticket prices soar to record highs

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:58:00 EDT

Smash the piggy bank and sell grandmother's china if you want to see a 2016 World Series game - those prices are outta here!

Media Files:

Indians embrace underdog role in World Series against Cubs

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:45:00 EDT

Any other year, against any other team, the Cleveland Indians would be the sentimental choice in this year's World Series.

Media Files:

LEADING OFF: Cubs, Indians loosen up day before World Series

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 02:55:00 EDT

By The Associated Press A look at what's happening all around the majors today:

Media Files:

Chargers beat Falcons 33-30 in OT on Lambo's 42-yard FG

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:14:00 EDT

Josh Lambo said kicking his game-winning field goal - his fourth of the game - was no more difficult than an extra point.

Media Files:

Cubs pondering World Series return for slugger Schwarber

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:34:00 EDT

Kyle Schwarber smiled and held his arms in the air, his teammates spraying him with champagne. The Chicago Cubs had just won their first NL pennant in 71 years, and the slugger was at the heart of the party.

Logano wins Talladega to advance in NASCAR's playoffs

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:44:00 EDT

When an engine failure knocked title favorite Martin Truex Jr. from NASCAR's playoffs, the rest of the top contenders got a little bit of breathing room.

Media Files:

Indians' Kipnis dealing with sprained ankle as Series nears

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:14:00 EDT

Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis sprained his left ankle during a postgame celebration in the AL playoffs, but is expected to be ready for Game 1 of the World Series.

Dueling Droughts: Cubs, Indians set to meet in World Series

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 09:54:00 EDT

By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer At long, long last, it's true: Either the Chicago Cubs or Cleveland Indians will win the World Series.

Media Files:

UPSET! Penn State topples No. 2 Ohio State 24-21

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 06:04:00 EDT

The white out in the stands became the white out on the field as Penn State fans mobbed their Nittany Lions. Well after the biggest victory of the post-Joe Paterno era was over, the cries of "We Are! Penn State!" echoed...

Media Files:

Baez, Lester share NLCS MVP award

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 01:34:00 EDT

When Jon Lester was a free agent two years ago, one of the reasons he decided to sign with the Chicago Cubs was a group of promising prospects that included all-around dynamo Javier Baez.

Media Files:

Kershaw struggles; Dodgers search for 1st title since 1988

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:34:00 EDT

Clayton Kershaw's playoff renaissance is over, at least for this year. The Los Angeles Dodgers ace flopped at a big moment - again.

Media Files:

NCAA: UofL penalties could include Pitino suspension, vacation of 2013 national championship

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:07:00 EDT

About a year after the NCAA began investigating the University of Louisville basketball program, the governing body released its notice of allegations against the school.

Media Files:

UofL ranked No. 14 in USA Today poll; UK fourth, IU 12th

Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:48:00 EDT

On the day that the University of Louisville escaped any additional postseason penalties from the NCAA, the Cardinals were ranked No. 14 in the USA Today Coaches Top 25 Poll.  

Media Files:

Clemson tailback going through concussion protocol

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:15:00 EDT

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney says starting tailback Wayne Gallman will be out of practice this week as he goes through concussion protocol. Gallman missed most of No. 4 Clemson's 24-17 overtime win against North Carolina State when he took a hard hit in the opening quarter and was taken into the locker room. Swinney says Gallman looked and sounded good when he spoke with him Monday, but added he would the running back will be kept from workouts until he's cleared. The Tigers (7-0, 4-0...

Media Files:

Gary Kubiak is back on the sidelines

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:06:00 EDT

Denver Broncos coach Gary Kubiak is back at work after taking a week off under doctor's orders. The 55-year-old coach suffered a complex migraine following Denver's 23-16 loss to Atlanta on Oct. 9. He spent a night in the hospital after being taken from the stadium via ambulance when he suffered extreme fatigue. Special teams coach Joe DeCamillis was named interim head coach during Kubiak's absence and was in charge when the Broncos (4-2) lost 21-13 at San Diego on Thursday night. ...

Media Files:

Big Ben underwent surgery on knee Monday

Mon, 17 Oct 2016 15:03:00 EDT

The Pittsburgh Steelers will likely head into their showdown with Tom Brady and the New England Patriots without Ben Roethlisberger. A person with knowledge of the procedure says the Steelers quarterback underwent surgery to repair the meniscus in his left knee on Monday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the team had not released details on the nature of the injury. Roethlisberger tweaked the knee in the second quarter of Sunday's 30-15 los...

Media Files:

Hoosiers battle but Huskers prevail

Sat, 15 Oct 2016 23:57:00 EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Terrell Newby ran for one score and Tommy Armstrong Jr. hooked up with Stanley Morgan Jr. on a 72-yard touchdown pass with 9:57 left to play, helping No. 10 Nebraska hold off Indiana 27-22 on Saturday.      The 10th-ranked Cornhuskers (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) won their seventh straight game overall and their fifth in a row in this series, last played in 1978. It's also the first time since 2001 that Nebraska has won its first six.      But t...

Media Files:

Bellarmine begins basketball season with Morning Madness

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 12:50:00 EDT

Fifteen players raced up and down the Knights Hall court during the team's first official practice, a tradition that Head Coach Scott Davenport gets excited about every year.

Media Files:

Pitino says he's moving past NCAA investigation at UofL basketball media day

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 22:42:00 EDT

Rick Pitino says he has moved on from the NCAA investigation that kept his program out of the NCAA tournament last March. 

Media Files:

Rick Pitino - UofL basketball media day transcript

Tue, 11 Oct 2016 22:51:00 EDT

Louisville Head Coach Rick PitinoMedia Day Transcript

Media Files:

UofL is still #7 in AP Top 25

Mon, 10 Oct 2016 14:52:00 EDT

The Top 25 teams in The Associated Press college football poll, with first-place votes in parentheses, records through Oct. 10, total points based on 25 points for a first-place vote through one point for a 25th-place vote, and previous ranking.

Media Files:

Buckeyes top Hoosiers

Sun, 9 Oct 2016 00:07:00 EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - J.T. Barrett ran for 137 yards and a touchdown and passed for another score Saturday and Ohio State beat Indiana 38-17.      Second-ranked Ohio State was forced to rely mostly on its ground game, which accounted for 290 yards, and some tough play by its defense - including a critical fourth-quarter stop on its own 4 yard line following a Barrett inception - to fend off the Hoosiers, who had upset Michigan State last weekend.      Ohi...

Media Files:

Bullitt East kicker makes history in debut

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:03:00 EDT

On September 16, the Bullitt East Chargers won for the first time in the 2016 season. The numbers put up by the Chargers were so impressive that two team members were candidates for the WAVE 3 News Touchdown Friday Night Player of the Week award. But there's a story as to how one of those players ended up on the football team. 

Media Files:

Pitino says NCAA 'satisfied' with self-imposed punishments

Tue, 4 Oct 2016 23:41:00 EDT

Pitino said he thinks a final NCAA ruling could come down any day.

Media Files:

Colts make some moves on Defense

Tue, 4 Oct 2016 18:29:00 EDT

The Indianapolis Colts shook up their defense Tuesday, releasing cornerback Antonio Cromartie and waiving inside linebacker Sio Moore. Both started the first four games. Indy (1-3) signed Cromartie on Aug. 22. He emerged as the starter in a secondary decimated by injuries. But he was benched last weekend after drawing two penalties in a four-play sequence . He became expendable when the Colts got healthy, and they could have their top three cornerbacks available for the first time...

Media Files:

Tim Tebow competes with the leagues best

Tue, 4 Oct 2016 18:27:00 EDT

Tim Tebow will test his baseball skills against some of the game's premier prospects. The New York Mets say they are sending Tebow to the Arizona Fall League after cutting short their instructional league Tuesday because Florida Governor Rick Scott has declared a state of emergency with Hurricane Matthew approaching. Tebow, the former NFL quarterback and 2007 Heisman Trophy winner, is scheduled to report Sunday and play for the Scottsdale Scorpions. Opening day is next Tuesday in th...

Media Files:

Jon Lester will make Cubs playoff start

Tue, 4 Oct 2016 18:20:00 EDT

Jon Lester will start the Chicago Cubs' playoff opener. Manager Joe Maddon announced Tuesday he was going with Lester over Kyle Hendricks and 2015 NL Cy Young Award winner Jake Arrieta in Game 1 of the NLDS against the New York Mets or San Francisco Giants. The series opens at Wrigley Field on Friday, with the Cubs' sights set on winning their first World Series since 1908 after leading the majors with 103 wins. Lester (19-5) was second in the majors to Hendricks with a 2.44 ERA. H...

Media Files:

ACC to hold 2017 baseball championship at Louisville Slugger Field

Tue, 4 Oct 2016 10:39:00 EDT

The games will be played at the 13,331 seat home of the Louisville Bats, the top minor league farm club of the Cincinnati Reds.

Media Files:

Ryan Lochte leans on Vanilla Ice for support

Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:56:00 EDT

Ryan Lochte has found a friend to lean on in "Dancing with the Stars" cast mate Vanilla Ice. The rapper tells USA Today that he calmed Lochte by telling him at the outset of the reality competition, "Yesterday's history and tomorrow's a mystery." Lochte says Vanilla Ice encouraged him to stay on the show after two men rushed the stage to protest the swimmer for lying about a drunken encounter during the Rio Olympics. Lochte also says he's ready to propose to his ...

Media Files:

Strong takes over Texas Defense

Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:48:00 EDT

Texas coach Charlie Strong has taken charge of the Longhorns' defense and demoted defensive coordinator Vance Bedford. Strong made the announcement Monday at his weekly news conference. He said he will run the defense and call the plays. Texas started the season with a win over Notre Dame that pushed the Longhorns into the Top 25, but even then, the Longhorns gave up 47 points. A 50-43 loss to California stung, then the Longhorns had a week off to prepare for Oklahoma State. The Cow...

Media Files:

Deflategate is finally over

Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:45:00 EDT

The New England Patriots have welcomed back Tom Brady from his four-game "Deflategate" suspension. The star quarterback's return marks an end to a 21-month odyssey that has hovered over the franchise since an NFL investigation concluded the Patriots intentionally underinflated footballs used in the AFC Championship game on Jan. 18, 2015. A federal judge initially overturned the suspension, allowing Brady to play last season, but an appeals court reinstated it this spring. ...

Media Files:

49ers lose key linebacker for the season

Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:41:00 EDT

San Francisco linebacker NaVorro Bowman is out for the season with a torn left Achilles tendon. The team announced the news Monday, a day after Bowman left a game against Dallas with the injury. Bowman suffered the non-contact injury in the third quarter Sunday against Dallas. He had to be helped off the field and was taken by cart to the locker room. Bowman is one of the few remaining links to San Francisco's success earlier this decade that featured three straight trips to the NF...

Media Files:

ECU Band members protest anthem

Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:39:00 EDT

East Carolina athletic director Jeff Compher says his department is working with the university and the school of music after several band members kneeled in protest while others performed the national anthem before last week's game against Central Florida. Compher said in a statement Monday that there have been "ongoing conversations" between the music and athletic departments and the university and says he's "confident that there will be a positive resolution" i...

Media Files:

Thunder experience first game without Durant

Mon, 3 Oct 2016 17:37:00 EDT

Life without Kevin Durant began for the Oklahoma City Thunder with a 142-137 overtime loss to Real Madrid in its first preseason game in Spain on Monday. Thunder's revamped team was in control for the first three quarters but allowed the nine-time Euroleague champion to rally for the victory in front of a raucous local crowd in the Spanish capital. Russell Westbrook, newcomer Victor Oladipo and forward Enes Kanter led the way for the Thunder in its first game since Durant left to jo...

Media Files:

A Rod starts new role in Minors

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:03:00 EDT

Alex Rodriguez is back on the field for the New York Yankees in his new role as an instructor. A-Rod arrived Friday at the Yankees minor league complex in Tampa, Florida, to work with prospects in the instructional league. Rodriguez talked with Clint Frazier, Blake Rutherford and Jorge Mateo after hitting drills on Derek Jeter Field. He also spent time talking with coaches and players during regular batting practice. Rodriguez wore a No. 13 uniform while in the dugout during Friday...

Media Files:

Dez Bryant is questionable against Cowboys

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:59:00 EDT

Dez Bryant is questionable for Dallas' game against San Francisco, and remorseful about going AWOL on the Cowboys early in the week over fear about his knee injury. The 2014 All-Pro receiver didn't practice all week after sustaining a hairline fracture in a bone in his right knee in last week's win over Chicago. He was officially listed as questionable Friday. Owner Jerry Jones said on his radio show Friday that an X-ray the night of the game revealed the hairline fracture, and Brya...

Media Files:

Browns have moved on from Josh Gordon

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:53:00 EDT

Browns coach Hue Jackson says the team has "moved on" from suspended wide receiver Josh Gordon. A day after Gordon said he's entering rehab, Jackson made it clear the Browns have ended their relationship with the 25-year-old, whose off-field troubles have prevented him from building on a breakout season in 2013. Jackson reiterated that the team supports Gordon, who was on the brink of returning from a four-game NFL suspension for his latest drug violation. Jackson said his...

Media Files:

Stolen Jose Fernandez jersey is returned

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:51:00 EDT

A high school jersey once worn by Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and stolen after his death has been returned to the Florida school. Hillsborough County Public Schools said in a news release Friday that the jersey was returned Thursday. Officials said a family saw a large envelope leaning up against the ticket booth at Alonso High School with the words "Jose's jersey" written on it. The family took the envelope into to the school Friday morning. The jersey was inside. It ...

Media Files:

UK's Holmes ready for another Ryder Cup

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 19:36:00 EDT

Former Kentucky men’s golf star J.B. Holmes is ready to get his second Ryder Cup weekend underway after finishing in the top five at the BMW Championship and in the top 30 at the Tour Championship to round out the PGA Tour Season. 

Media Files:

Wall will be limited during Wizards camp

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:40:00 EDT

Washington Wizards guard John Wall will be limited at training camp after undergoing knee surgery over the summer and the team has no timeline for his return. The 26-year-old All-Star says he's feeling great and has been able to play 1-on-1 and 3-on-3 with teammates. Coach Scott Brooks doesn't know if Wall will play in any preseason games. Wall and Brooks insist they're "in no rush" with the focus on the point guard getting fully healthy. In May, Wall had a procedure on th...

Media Files:

Puerto Rico Tipoff moves to Orlando

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:34:00 EDT

This year's Puerto Rico Tipoff will move to Orlando, Florida, due to concerns about Zika virus on the island. In a news release posted Monday on the tournament website, ESPN Events senior vice president Pete Derzis said the concern for the welfare of participants and spectators was "the primary driver" in the decision. Derzis said the plan is to return to Puerto Rico in the future. ESPN Events, a division of the sports network, owns and operates the tournament. The eight-...

Media Files:

Bengals get a key player back

Mon, 26 Sep 2016 18:30:00 EDT

Linebacker Vontaze Burfict is back from a three-game suspension, and the Cincinnati Bengals are looking for him to inject some energy into a team that's lost two in a row. Burfict was suspended by the NFL for the first three games of the season because of his numerous illegal hits on opponents. His hit to receiver Antonio Brown's head drew a penalty that set up Pittsburgh's last-minute field goal for an 18-16 playoff win last season. A 29-17 loss to Denver on Sunday left the defendi...

Media Files:

Clemson awaits after Cards blast Marshall

Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:11:00 EDT

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) - Lamar Jackson threw five touchdown passes, ran for two more scores and No. 3 Louisville breezed past Marshall 59-28 on Saturday night.      Jackson capped off a September to remember with another solid effort against an overmatched opponent.      The sophomore completed 24 of 44 passes for a career-high 417 yards against a Marshall secondary whose most experienced player had five starts. Jackson also ran for 62 yards.   ...

Media Files:

UK's Barker out with back injury

Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:49:00 EDT

University of Kentucky quarterback Drew Barker will not play on Saturday against South Carolina.

Media Files:

Bellarmine releases 2016-17 men's basketball schedule

Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:18:00 EDT

The Bellarmine University men's basketball team announced its 2016-17 regular season schedule today with the Knights playing 28 regular season games and an exhibition season that could be the envy of any Division II program in the country.

Media Files:

Reds snap Pirates win streak

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:51:00 EDT

Joey Votto smacked his 25th homer, Tucker Barnhart tied his career high with four RBIs and the Cincinnati Reds snapped the Pittsburgh Pirates' four-game winning streak with a 7-4 victory on Sunday. Votto finished with four hits, including his eighth-inning solo homer, as the Reds finally got to Ivan Nova (12-7) while clouding Pittsburgh's fading postseason hopes and snapping their own four-game skid. The Pirates went into the game in fourth place in the National League wild-card sta...

Media Files:

Titans barely knock off Lions

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:39:00 EDT

Marcus Mariota converted a fourth down with a perfectly lofted 9-yard pass to Andre Johnson with 1:13 left, lifting the Tennessee Titans to a 16-15 win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday. Mariota dropped the pass over linebacker Tahir Whitehead to Johnson just before safety Rafael Bush could get to the veteran receiver to potentially break up the pass. The Titans (1-1) ended a five-game losing streak, dating to last December, after Mariota threw two TD passes in the fourth quarter aft...

Media Files:

Steelers knock off Bengals

Sun, 18 Sep 2016 17:27:00 EDT

Ben Roethlisberger threw for 259 yards and three touchdowns to offset a pair of interceptions and the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Cincinnati Bengals 24-16 on Sunday. DeAngelo Williams churned out 94 yards on a career-high 32 carries and added a 4-yard touchdown grab with 6:48 remaining to give the Steelers all the breathing room they would need. Tight ends Jesse James and Xavier Grimble also caught scoring passes from Roethlisberger as the Steelers (2-0) kept Cincinnati in check at ...

Media Files:

Cards knock off #1 Notre Dame 1-0

Sat, 17 Sep 2016 00:26:00 EDT

Junior Mohamed Thiaw connected for his fourth goal of the season and graduate student Stefan Cleveland registered his fifth shutout as the Louisville men’s soccer team defeated No.1 Notre Dame 1-0 on Friday night at Dr. Mark and Cindy Lynn Stadium.

Media Files:

Cubs Clinch NL Central

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:16:00 EDT

The Chicago Cubs have won the NL Central, becoming the first major league team this season to clinch a division title when St. Louis lost 6-2 at San Francisco. The Cubs lost 5-4 to the Milwaukee Brewers earlier Thursday night, but captured their first NL Central crown since 2008 when the Giants finished off their victory over the Cardinals. Wrigley Field was empty when Matt Adams made the final out on the West Coast, but a loud cheer went up in the neighborhood around the iconic bal...

Media Files:

Reds put Billy Hamilton on DL

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:08:00 EDT

The Cincinnati Reds placed center fielder Billy Hamilton and left-handed pitcher on the 15-day disabled list. Both moves are retroactive to Sept. 5, leaving both players eligible to be activated on September 20. Hamilton hasn't played since Sept. 4 because of a strained left oblique. Reed hasn't pitched since Aug. 29 for Triple-A Louisville because of low back spasms. (Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten...

Media Files:

VIDEO: On the road to Tuscaloosa with the WKU 'Toppers

Thu, 15 Sep 2016 12:11:00 EDT

The Western Kentucky football team traveled to Tuscaloosa to take on No. 1 Alabama last week, and gave WAVE 3 News an all-access pass as the Hilltoppers tried to pull off the upset.

Media Files:

Reds take down Brewers

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 22:49:00 EDT

Joey Votto homered and drove in two runs, Dan Straily pitched a career-high eight innings and the Cincinnati Reds took advantage of some sloppy Milwaukee fielding, beating the Brewers 6-4 Tuesday night for their fifth straight win. Adam Duvall put the Reds ahead for good in the third with the first of his two doubles. The Reds went on to match their longest winning streak of the season. Straily (12-8) pitched around solo home runs by Keon Broxton and Jonathan Villar to improve to 8-...

Media Files:

Vin Scully won't call Dodger playoff games

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 22:32:00 EDT

Vin Scully says the last ballgame he will broadcast is the Los Angeles Dodgers' regular-season finale - regardless of whether they reach the playoffs. The 88-year-old announcer tells the Los Angeles Times his Hall of Fame career will end Oct. 2 in San Francisco. Scully had already said this will be his final season in the booth after 67 years, but until Tuesday had not announced whether he planned to call any potential postseason games on radio. Scully says if he stayed on the air, ...

Media Files:

UofL releases 2016-17 men's basketball schedule

Mon, 12 Sep 2016 15:15:00 EDT

Appearances in three special early season events, the Cardinals' third season in the Atlantic Coast Conference, at least 14 games on national television and 19 home games in the KFC Yum! Center highlight the challenging 2016-17 University of Louisville men’s basketball schedule.

Media Files:

UofL announces dates for Red-White scrimmages

Fri, 9 Sep 2016 16:03:00 EDT

The University of Louisville men’s basketball team will compete in a pair of public Red-White intrasquad scrimmages in the KFC Yum! Center on Wednesday, Oct. 12 and Friday, Oct. 21, the latter of which is presented by Mark’s Feed Store.  Both games will start at 7 p.m.

Media Files:

Surgery gives Bridgewater reason to be optimistic

Fri, 9 Sep 2016 16:01:00 EDT

The rehabilitation of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater's left knee will require recovery from multiple ligament reconstruction. The team issued a statement on Friday from athletic trainer and director of sports medicine Eric Sugarman, revealing the surgery the day before was performed in Dallas by Dr. Dan Cooper at the Carrell Clinic. The dislocation of Bridgewater's knee during practice on Aug. 30 resulted in a complete tear of his ACL, plus other significant damage...

Media Files:

Pancake Thomas joins Western Kentucky basketball team

Wed, 7 Sep 2016 15:21:00 EDT

WKU men’s basketball head coach Rick Stansbury announced Wednesday the addition of graduate transfer Cleveland “Pancake” Thomas (6-4, Guard) to the Hilltopper program in 2016-17.

Media Files:

Teddy Bridgewater will get support from his Louisville family, the Kurowskis

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 22:58:00 EDT

Teddy Bridgewater's knee injury on Tuesday hit many UofL fans hard, but the hardest hit may have been the Louisville family that Teddy is closest to. 

Media Files:

Former Card Burdi is one step from the Majors

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 23:59:00 EDT

Zack Burdi is two months into his pro baseball career and one call away from the big leagues. 

Media Files:

Calvin Borel is back from retirement

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 22:55:00 EDT

3 time Derby Winner Calvin Borel returned to the track on Saturday after a brief 5 month retirement party. "This is all I did all my life and I wasn't ready to retire yet so I decided to come back and ride some more you know I'm just too healthy," said Borel. 49 year old Borel raced twice at Ellis Park right up the road in Henderson, Kentucky coming in third in his first race and fourth in the next. Calvin said, "Well I feel good, I got ...

Media Files:

Gabby Douglas

Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:49:00 EDT

Olympic gymnastics star Gabby Douglas was hospitalized Sunday night, forcing her to miss a scheduled appearance with her U.S. teammates at the MTV Video Music Awards. "Gabby is back in the hospital tonight being treated for a seriously infected past mouth injury. She continues to have deep swelling and adverse reactions to medications," publicist Lesley Burbridge said in an email to The Associated Press. Earlier Sunday, 20-year-old Douglas posted on social media that s...

Turner's opening act leads Pacers past Mavs, 130-121 in OT

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:19:00 EDT

Myles Turner scored 30 points, tied his career high with 16 rebounds and made a 3-pointer with 1:18 left in overtime to start an 8-0 run that allowed the Indiana Pacers to close out a 130-121 victory Wednesday night over...

The Latest: Pittsburgh's Jeter considering anthem action

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:52:00 EDT

The Latest from ACC men's basketball media day on Wednesday (all times local):

Louisville guard: Team focused on season, not investigation

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:20:00 EDT

Louisville guard Donovan Mitchell says the players are not concerned about the NCAA investigation of the sex scandal at the school and will use it and last year's postseason ban as motivation to achieve big things this...

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Indiana sports news from The Associated Press

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:45:00 EDT

Coach Brian Kelly believes winning, not fear of losing, is the biggest motivation for Notre Dame as it tries to avoid one of the school's worst seasons. Kelly says he doesn't spend time talking about negatives. A...

NCAA: UNC's arguments in academic case 'without merit'

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:16:00 EDT

By AARON BEARD AP Sports Writer The NCAA says North Carolina's argument that the governing body lacks jurisdiction in the school's multi-year academic case "without merit."

Latest Indiana sports

Tue, 25 Oct 2016 03:35:00 EDT

Just hours after signing rookie Ben Bentil on Monday, the Indiana Pacers waived the 6-foot-9 forward.

Indiana Pacers fine-tune roster by adding Ben Bentil

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:09:00 EDT

The Indiana Pacers have signed 6-foot-9 rookie forward Ben Bentil.

Latest Indiana sports

Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:39:00 EDT

Andrew Luck threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Jack Doyle with 1:55 left to put Indianapolis ahead to stay, and the Colts rallied to beat the Tennessee Titans 34-26 Sunday for their 10th straight win against their AFC South...

Lewis Hamilton wins US Grand Prix to stay in F1 title chase

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:55:00 EDT

Lewis Hamilton got the victory he needed to keep his Formula One championship hopes alive, winning the U.S. Grand Prix for the fourth time in five years Sunday.

Luck still perfect vs. Titans as Colts pull out 34-26 win

Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:41:00 EDT

Andrew Luck threw a 7-yard touchdown pass to Jack Doyle with 1:55 left to put Indianapolis ahead to stay, and the Colts rallied to beat the Tennessee Titans 34-26 Sunday for their 10th straight win against their AFC South...

The Latest: Pittsburgh's Jeter considering anthem action

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:52:00 EDT

The Latest from ACC men's basketball media day on Wednesday (all times local):

Sassy Little Lila shows the way in Belmont Park feature

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:47:00 EDT

Sassy Little Lila set the pace and held on to win the $77,000 allowance feature for fillies and mares on the turf Wednesday at Belmont Park.

Redskins RB Matt Jones misses practice with knee injury

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 16:16:00 EDT

Washington Redskins running back Matt Jones was held out of practice Wednesday with a knee injury.

Louisville guard: Team focused on season, not investigation

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:21:00 EDT

Louisville guard Donovan Mitchell says the players are not concerned about the NCAA investigation of the sex scandal at the school and will use it and last year's postseason ban as motivation to achieve big things this...

Sports Minute: Here is the latest Kentucky and Tennessee sports news from The Associated Press

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 03:03:00 EDT

Even after missing four games with injuries, Leonard Fournette is poised to make some noise in the Heisman Trophy race. The LSU running back is coming off one of the most impressive individual performances of the season,...