Author Archives: John Clay

Patrick Towles has a new look

QB Patrick Towles has a new look. Here he is with Sandy Griffin from the UK football office. What do you think? #BBN pic.twitter.com/pz0b2scrDi — Jennifer Palumbo (@JenNimePalumbo) November 13, 2015

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College basketball on television: Nov. 13

It’s back. And not a moment too soon. College basketball returns for real Friday with an interesting slate of opening-night games, including both the AP’s No. 1 (North Carolina) and No. 2 (Kentucky) teams plus the defending national champion (Duke).

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BBL: Real (Kentucky) college basketball is finally here

Big Blue Links for Friday:

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Three-spot as Kentucky starts ‘Bahamas’ stretch

A quick three-spot from Kentucky basketball’s media availability Thursday previewing Friday’s opener against Albany. In addition, we have videos from John Calipari on Jamal Murray’s shot selection; Marcus Lee calling the opening this team’s “Bahamas” and Murray responding to Albany’s … Continue reading

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Podcast: Kentucky-Vanderbilt football preview

Time for this week’s podcast, where I talked to Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader and Adam Sparks of the Tennessean about Saturday’s Kentucky-Vanderbilt game in Nashville, which can be seen at 4 p.m. on the SEC Network.

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BBL: Preparing for basketball opener, UK-Vandy football

Big Blue Links for Thursday:

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SEC: Mississippi State a bigger game for Alabama

SEC links for Wednesday: LSU game was big, but matchup with Mississippi State is bigger, says Cecil Hurt of the Tuscaloosa News. Alabama travels to Starkville on Saturday for a meeting with the Bulldogs. Alabama stands in the way of … Continue reading

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Videos: Kentucky quarterback plan

As you might expect, quarterbacks were a hot topic during the interviews after Kentucky’s Tuesday football practice. Offensive coordinator Shannon Dawson said he has plan on how to use his quarterbacks on Saturday at Vanderbilt. Quarterbacks Patrick Towles and Drew … Continue reading

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BBL: Decision day coming for recruits, quarterbacks

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: De’Aaron Fox is expected to pick Kentucky on Thursday, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. “Fox — the No. 1 point guard in the class of 2016 — has narrowed his college choices to Kentucky, … Continue reading

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SEC: Reaction to the Missouri protests, results

SEC links for Tuesday: Last few days at Missouri have college administrators worried, writes Sam Mellinger of the Kansas City Star. The organized boycott by Missouri football players helped bring down the school president, who resigned amid criticism over his … Continue reading

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