Category Archives: Random notes
CLEVELAND — A few random notes as we wait for Thursday night’s Kentucky-West Virginia matchp in a Midwest Regional semifinal: – In case you haven’t heard, late North Carolina legend Dean Smith left $200 to ever player who lettered for … Continue reading
Here are five lunch links for this snowy Wednesday: Grantland on the resurrection of Kyle Wiltjer Frank Deford on John Calipari getting the best out of his one-and-dones After back-to-back bad losses, an analysis of Georgia’s NCAA chances Bill Belichick … Continue reading
Some late-afternoon news and notes:
Some random notes for lunch: – It’s official, Tony Barbee has joined John Calipari’s staff. UK made the announcement just a short time ago. Click here to read the release. – Georgia wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell re-injured his knee and … Continue reading
In my notes column today, I wrote that UT-Martin quarterback Dylan Favre started his college career at Ole Miss. He started his career at Mississippi State. FYI: Here is Favre’s bio.
Ten links for your Friday lunch: Ultimate frisbee could be next sport to go all-in analytics Ten basketball players who need productive summers Who’s playing well at LeBron James’ Skills Academy Andy Dalton and Hue Jackson are odd couple True … Continue reading
I’m taking the next few days off. Be back soon.
Five links for lunch reading: Mark Coomes says everybody deserves a second chance – even Bobby Petrino. At Gonzaga, Kyle Wiltjer is working to improve his game. Mac Engle of Star-Telegram writes on Charlie Strong and Texas culture. Myron Medcalf … Continue reading
Random notes for Thursday night: – Jamal Adams, son of former UK star George Adams, and godson of former UK head coach Joker Phillips, picked LSU over Florida, where Phillips is an assistant coach and recruiting coordinator. Out of Lewisville, … Continue reading