* Sporting News ranks the FCS college football coaches. Charlie Strong comes in at No. 19. Bobby Petrino is No. 20. Mark Stoops at No. 90.
* UK assistant Vince Marrow jumped 23 spots to No. 22 in these composite recruiting rankings.
* In a move that may put a halt to conference alignment, the ACC agrees to grant rights to schools.
* Kentucky football season ticket sales are way ahead of last season.
* UK football ticket renewals are way ahead of last season
* ESPN’s Eamonn Brennan agrees with me about reducing the time on the shot clock, with a caveat.
* Ex-Reds third baseman Scott Rolen gives a gift to Indiana University to honor his parents.