Kentucky won its first game at the SEC baseball tournament today over Ole Miss 2-0. AJ Reed threw 5 2/3 innings of shutout ball and hit a homerun for the Wildcats. Kentucky will play again Thursday against either Mississippi State, Arkansas or top seed LSU. Vanderbilt and Georgia play a first round game in Hoover, AL this evening.
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports Cincinnati and Xavier will play its cross town rivalry in basketball at the neutral site US Bank Arena for the next two years. The game is being moved to the neutral site after a brawl broke out with 9.4 seconds left in last year’s game at Xavier. The game will be played December 18, 19 or 20 and be on one of the ESPN family of channels, with an official announcement expected in June.