http://www.cknj.com/sports/rss.xml en Taylor takes down North Hardin, 49-45 http://www.cknj.com/content/taylor-takes-down-north-hardin-49-45 <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/smith_0.jpg" alt="TreVon Smith floats through the lane to the basket in recent Taylor County basketball action. Smith was the leading scorer for the Cards in their 49-45 win over North Hardin, scoring 17." title="TreVon Smith floats through the lane to the basket in recent Taylor County basketball action. Smith was the leading scorer for the Cards in their 49-45 win over North Hardin, scoring 17." align="left" hspace="6" width="63" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> <p> Despite a tough game through the first three quarters from the North Hardin Trojans (5-12), the Taylor County Cardinals (3-11) used good free-throw shooting down the stretch to pick up a 49-45 win last Thursday night at Ron Vevars Gymnasium.</p> <p> The Trojans built a 10-1 lead to start the game, and the teams were tied after both the first two quarters, but the crawling pace meant baskets and runs were tough to come by.</p> <p> No player finished with more than five rebounds and no one on North Hardin scored in double figures.</p> Campbellsville clipped 59-58 by Bardstown http://www.cknj.com/content/campbellsville-clipped-59-58-bardstown <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/01-04_chsbkbteam.jpg" alt="Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team was the runner-up team in the Holiday Classic tournament Dec. 28-30. From left are junior Taj Sanders, sophomores Malachi Corley and Mikael Vaught, senior Chanson Atkinson, sophomore Noah Hughes, seniors Ethan Lay, Connor Wilson and Logan Cole, freshmen John Orberson, Kameron Smith and Tristin Faulkner, senior Toyse Cox, sophomore Mark Rigsby and junior Davon Cecil." title="Campbellsville High School boys’ basketball team was the runner-up team in the Holiday Classic tournament Dec. 28-30. From left are junior Taj Sanders, sophomores Malachi Corley and Mikael Vaught, senior Chanson Atkinson, sophomore Noah Hughes, seniors Ethan Lay, Connor Wilson and Logan Cole, freshmen John Orberson, Kameron Smith and Tristin Faulkner, senior Toyse Cox, sophomore Mark Rigsby and junior Davon Cecil." align="left" hspace="6" width="173" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> In Memoriam — Don Bishop (1935-2017) http://www.cknj.com/content/memoriam-%E2%80%94-don-bishop-1935-2017-0 <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/01-04_donbishop1.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> Upcoming games (Jan. 5-30) http://www.cknj.com/content/upcoming-games-jan-5-30 <p> <strong>Friday, Jan. 5</strong><br /> HIGH SCHOOL BOYS&rsquo; BASKETBALL &mdash; Taylor County at Campbellsville (7:30).<br /> HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS&rsquo; BASKETBALL &mdash; Taylor County at Campbellsville (6:00).<br /> <strong>Saturday, Jan. 6</strong><br /> HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS&rsquo; BASKETBALL &mdash; West Jessamine at Taylor County (4:00).<br /> HIGH SCHOOL BOYS&rsquo; BASKETBALL &mdash; Taylor County at Owensboro (TBA).<br /> UNIVERSITY WOMEN&rsquo;S BASKETBALL &mdash; Georgetown at Campbellsville (2:00).<br /> UK men's basketball schedule & results http://www.cknj.com/content/uk-mens-basketball-schedule-results <p> <strong>University of Kentucky Wildcats&rsquo; 2017-18 men&rsquo;s basketball (12-2)<br /> Day, date&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Opponent (TV network)&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Time</strong><br /> Friday, Nov. 10&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Utah Valley (SEC)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 73-63<br /> Sunday, Nov. 12&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Vermont (ESPN)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 73-69<br /> Tuesday, Nov. 14&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Kansas&nbsp; in Chicago (ESPN)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 61-65<br /> Friday, Nov. 17&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;East Tennessee (SEC)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 78-61<br /> U of L men's basketball schedule & results http://www.cknj.com/content/u-l-mens-basketball-schedule-results <p> <strong>University of Louisville Cardinals&rsquo;&nbsp; 2017-18 men&rsquo;s basketball (11-3)</strong><br /> <strong>Day, date&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Opponent (TV network)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Time</strong><br /> Sunday, Nov. 12&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; George Mason (RSN)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 72-61<br /> Friday, Nov. 17&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Nebraska Omaha ACCExtra)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 87-78<br /> Tuesday, Nov. 21&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Southern Illinois (RSN)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 84-42<br /> Friday, Nov. 24&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; St. Francis (ACCExtra)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; 84-72<br /> Lady Cards sweep Gonzales field http://www.cknj.com/content/lady-cards-sweep-gonzales-field <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/12-28_ladycardinals.jpg" alt="Taylor County’s Lady Cardinals captured the Delilah Gonzales Memorial Classic on Dec. 22. The squad is, from left: head coach Tim Peterson, Avery Smith, Macy McAnelly, Emma Maynard, Sarah Botkin, LeeAnn Goodin, Roger Witham, assistant coach Bobby Burress, Elaine Witham, Mariah Oliver, MacKenzie Carney, Danielle Sublett, Piper Rucker, Ciara Mosely, Sydnee Beard, assistant coach Jamie Vernon and Shay Mitchell. Roger and Elaine Witham are the parents of Delilah Gonzales, who died after an automobile accident just before her senior season as a Lady Cardinal. " title="Taylor County’s Lady Cardinals captured the Delilah Gonzales Memorial Classic on Dec. 22. The squad is, from left: head coach Tim Peterson, Avery Smith, Macy McAnelly, Emma Maynard, Sarah Botkin, LeeAnn Goodin, Roger Witham, assistant coach Bobby Burress, Elaine Witham, Mariah Oliver, MacKenzie Carney, Danielle Sublett, Piper Rucker, Ciara Mosely, Sydnee Beard, assistant coach Jamie Vernon and Shay Mitchell. Roger and Elaine Witham are the parents of Delilah Gonzales, who died after an automobile accident just before her senior season as a Lady Cardinal. " align="left" hspace="6" width="199" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p> North Bullitt pins first loss on Casey in Food Pantry http://www.cknj.com/content/north-bullitt-pins-first-loss-casey-food-pantry <img src="http://www.cknj.com/sites/www.cknj.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/12-28_gowdywiedewitsch.jpg" alt="Making all-tournament for the fourth-place Campbellsville High School Lady Eagles were Briante Gowdy and Abi Wiedewitsch. North Bullitt overcame a double-digit, fourth-quarter deficit to defeat previously-undefeated Casey County for the championship. Meade County upended Knott County Central for fifth place while McLean County conquered Henry County in the seventh-place tilt." title="Making all-tournament for the fourth-place Campbellsville High School Lady Eagles were Briante Gowdy and Abi Wiedewitsch. North Bullitt overcame a double-digit, fourth-quarter deficit to defeat previously-undefeated Casey County for the championship. Meade County upended Knott County Central for fifth place while McLean County conquered Henry County in the seventh-place tilt." align="left" hspace="6" width="98" height="85" /><p> &nbsp;</p>