Wednesday, October 19
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky pivot men Isaac Humphries and Tai Wynyard sat out yesterday's workout because of injuries. Humphries didn't practice because of right knee soreness. Wynyard has been sidelined since fracturing the left side of his face after an inadvertent elbow hit him during Kentucky's nationally televised practice on Oct. 9. Kentucky will hold its Blue-White scrimmage on Friday night at Rupp Arena.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee linebacker Jalen Reeves-Maybin has undergone season-ending shoulder surgery and defensive tackle Kahlil McKenzie also will miss the remainder of the year with a torn pectoral muscle. Reeves-Maybin has 20 tackles in four games this year. The 18th-ranked Volunteers next play Oct. 29 at South Carolina.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Defending Southeastern Conference women's basketball champion South Carolina has been picked to win a fourth straight league title by a panel of SEC and national media. In the preseason poll, South Carolina was followed by Mississippi State, Tennessee, and then Kentucky. The preseason all-conference team included Kentucky's Makayla Epps.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jason Spezza scored midway through the third period to give the Dallas Stars a 2-1 win over the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night. Adam Cracknell added his second goal of the season for Dallas, and Kari Lehtonen made 27 saves. The Predators have lost two straight.