• North Carolina blows past Miami 12-4 in ACC semifinal

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Ashton McGee and Logan Warmoth each knocked in three runs, and North Carolina reached double digits for the second consecutive game in rallying past Miami 12-4 on Saturday night in the semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

  • Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who went on to serve in Congress, has died. He was 85.

  • Ex-Senate staffer: Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning has died

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning, a Hall of Fame pitcher who parlayed his sports fame into a political career as an uncompromising advocate for conservative causes, has died. He was 85.

    Updated: 8:55 pm

  • Former Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who also served in U.S. Senate, has died

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Former Hall of Fame pitcher Jim Bunning, who also served in U.S. Senate, has died.

  • Oregon opens super regional with 4-0 win over Kentucky

    EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Megan Kleist allowed three hits and struck out eight over seven innings as Oregon downed Kentucky 4-0 on Friday to open the NCAA super regional in Eugene.

  • South Carolina beats Kentucky 3-1 to reach SEC semifinals

    HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — TJ Hopkins’ pinch-hit, three-run homer in the seventh inning helped South Carolina rally past Kentucky 3-1 on Friday to reach the Southeastern Conference Tournament semifinals.

  • Florida State eliminates top-seeded Louisville in ACC

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Tyler Holton scattered four hits over eight innings, Jackson Lueck and Matt Henderson each had two-run hits and Florida State eliminated top-seeded Louisville 6-2 on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament.

  • 7 people who threatened NCAA ref after Kentucky loss ID’d

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Seven people have been identified for threatening basketball referee John Higgins after an NCAA Tournament game in March. Information will be referred to authorities in their jurisdictions and to the FBI’s Omaha field office, a Nebraska prosecutor said Friday.

  • Steve Asmussen saddles 600th winner at Churchill Downs

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Steve Asmussen became just the third trainer in Churchill Downs history to saddle 600 winners when he won Friday’s second race.

  • LSU beats Kentucky 10-0 at SEC Tournament

    HOOVER, Ala. (AP) — Alex Lange threw seven impressive innings, Kramer Robertson hit a three-run homer and LSU cruised past Kentucky 10-0 in the Southeastern Conference Tournament on Thursday night.