This Week in Sports

BELLARMINE | A "full sprint" to the end of the season

02/09/2016 04:18 PM

The Bellarmine Knights have just two remaining home games in the regular season. The first is this Thursday against the University of Missouri – St. Louis, followed by a senior day showdown against Maryville on Saturday. The Knight’s are coming off a loss to Drury University, which means they are now tied for the lead in the GLVC East with Indianapolis. With just five remaining regular season games to build some separation, Bellarmine head coach Scott Davenport is preparing his... Read more 

National Signing Day is upon us.

02/02/2016 05:05 PM

It’s the day looked forward to by college and high school football teams all year. It, is national signing day. It’s the first time a player who has verbally committed to a college, can make it official by signing with that school. Wednesday cn|2 sports and KSTV will be all over the Commonwealth, bringing you the names, schools, and analysis of what it all means in the big picture. Among the colleges covered will be Louisville, Kentucky, EKU, and WKU. We... Read more 

BELLARMINE | George Suggs soaks in his senior season

01/20/2016 11:30 AM

As a team captain and three year starter, senior forward George Suggs has made his mark in the Bellarmine Basketball history books. But one thing that has eluded Suggs in his collegiate career is a NCAA Championship. As the Knights make their push for a Division II title in 2016, Suggs is taking the time to soak in his final season in a Bellarmine Jersey.  Read more 

Should a horse be eligible to be Sportsman of the Year?

01/19/2016 08:00 AM

Do you think American Pharoah should be eligible to be Kentucky Sportsman of the Year? There is no denying the horse had one of the greatest, if not THE greatest, seasons for a horse. The thoroughbred won the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont and Breeders Cup. He was the first triple crown winner since 1978 and the first Grand Slam champ ever. Just wrapping up, and being announced on Tuesday January 26th, is the voting for Kentucky Sportsman of the year. This... Read more 

BELLARMINE | Knights off to dominant start in GLVC

01/15/2016 05:38 PM

The Bellarmine Men’s Basketball team started their three game home stint in dominant fashion, a 86-57 pummeling of Truman State University. But the Bulldogs are just the latest victim of a Knights team tearing through the early rounds of conference play. Now ranked 5th in Divion II, Bellarmine has won nine consecutive games, and are an unblemished 5-0 in the GLVC. The Knights now are forced into a quick turnaround for a Saturday afternoon matchup against Quincy University. Quincy comes... Read more 

Kyle Kuric hopes to be running by next week

01/14/2016 10:26 AM

Former University of Louisville basketball star Kyle Kuric’s recovery from multiple brain surgeries is still going strong. In a message to cn|2 Sports, Kyle relayed that: “recovery is going well. Now I am swimming and doing more movements…should start running by next week!” Kyle underwent three separate brain surgeries in 2015. The first was to remove a benign tumor, and the following to alleviate swelling from the initial surgery. Kyle is currently back in Gran Canaria, Spain undergoing physical therapy... Read more 

"Bengals beat Bengals"; 18-16

01/10/2016 02:01 PM

Carlos Dunlap stood at his locker after the game distraught. He said it felt like a bad dream. “Bengals beat Bengals. Again,” Dunlap said. Many of his teammates could hardly talk. They were at a loss for words. A Vontaze Burfict interception with 1:50 left on the clock seemed to win the Bengals the football game. Until it didn’t. The Bengals first offensive snap after the pick, Jeremy Hill fumbled. And the Bengals unraveled. Ben Roethlisberger returned from a shoulder... Read more 

BELLARMINE | Yasin Kolo thriving in Bellarmine's family atmosphere

01/08/2016 11:30 AM

Yasin Kolo is a senior forward/center for The Bellarmine Knights basketball team, but this is just his first year seeing playing time in a Knights uniform. The 6’10 senior sat out last season after transferring to Bellarmine from Hartford, but in 11 games this year, he is averaging nearly 13 points a game to go with almost seven rebounds. Kolo has played on huge stages while at the Division I level, but he is finding the atmosphere of Knights... Read more 

Bengals 12-4 for first time since 1988

01/03/2016 06:20 PM

The Bengals beat the Ravens 24-16 on Sunday to move to 12-4 on the season for the first time since 1988. It’s their best record under Marvin Lewis. The Bengals offense got off to a slow start in the first half but eventually AJ McCarron found Tyler Eifert for a 22-yard touchdown before halftime. They still went to the locker room trailing 9-7, but it was the defense that provided a much-needed spark to start the second half. Vontaze Burfict... Read more 

Louisville City FC | Taking that next step

12/28/2015 08:00 AM

It was a great first season for Louisville City Soccer. On the field, the team came within a game of the United Soccer League (USL) championship game. Off the field, the team connected with its fan base that saw thousands go to the games. The team is in discussions with the city of Louisville on building a new stadium, and is also exploring the idea of moving up to the top level of soccer in the United States, Major League Soccer... Read more 

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