|SPORTS UPDATE 1/14/13|
High School Basketball: University Heights plays Dawson Springs in the Girls 2nd region All A tournament opening round tonight in Dawson Springs.
In the 4th region Girls All A: Russellville meets Cumberland County in both boys and girls action, with Glasgow playing Todd Central in a boy-girl twin bill.
Other games tonight include in girls action Fort Campbell at Hopkins Central.
College Basketball: Kentucky coach John Calipari has his call in show at 5, with Big Blue Weekly at 6 on Lite 98.7. The Wildcats return to action tomorrow night hosting Tennessee, with pre game coverage at 4:30 on Lite 98.7.
Tonight’s games include third ranked Louisville putting its 11 game win streak on the line against Connecticut. Women’s OVC action has Murray State going against Belmont and Austin Peay meets Morehead State.
PGA Tour: Nike says it has signed a multi-year sponsorship deal with No. 1-ranked Rory McIlroy for a reported $200 million. The deal was announced in a lavish ceremony in the United Arab Emirates ahead of the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship, which begins later this week.Nike now represents golf's two biggest stars in McIlroy and Tiger Woods, who has been with the sportswear company since turning pro in 1996.
In October, McIlroy cut ties with Acushnet Co., which had supplied him with Titleist and FootJoy gear since he turned pro five years ago. And this month, Jumeirah Group announced it was not renewing its five-year sponsorship deal with the Northern Irishman.