Big Blue Links for Thursday:
Sports Illustrated’s newest NBA mock draft has Julius Randle going at No. 7 to the Lakers.
Class of 2016 quarterback Austin Kendall will visit UK next Wednesday, reports 247Sports (pay).
In an SEC football countdown, Kentucky is last at No. 14, writes Cory McCartney of Fox Sports.
Mark Stoops says he is confident program is improving, reports Darrell Bird of the Cats Pause.
Thon Maker is ESPN’s No. 1-ranked player for Class of 2016, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats.
MLB draft day bittersweet for A.J. Reed’s family, writes Kyle Tucker of the Courier-Journal.
UK’s Landon Foster builds a special bond on trip to Ethiopia, writes Guy Ramsey of Cat Scratches.
Looking at possible next coaches at nation’s best college basketball programs, by Jason King of Bleacher Report.
DeAndre Liggins hoping to stick in the NBA, reports Adam Zagoria of Zagsblog.
NCAA won’t punish active players who receive settlement checks from EA in O’Bannon lawsuit, reports College Basketball Talk.
Could Alex Poythress become a monster on the court next season? asks Larry Vaught of the Advocate-Messenger.
How much will the Harrison twins improve in 2014-15? asks Brandon Curry of Wildcat Blue Nation.
Western Kentucky adds Alabama to 2016 football schedule, reports Michael Grant of the Courier-Journal.
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