Category Archives: SEC

Big Blue Links: Indiana’s 1976 undefeated champs would welcome Kentucky into the club

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Indiana’s 1976 undefeated champs would welcome Kentucky into the club, reports Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post. “As such, the 1976 Indiana Hoosiers view the 2015 Kentucky Wildcats with refreshing perspective. They are not the … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: The coach of the year snub

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Why John Calipari was not named Coach of the Year, by Dan Wetzel of Yahoo. “The USBWA probably won’t be the only group to name someone other than Calipari as its national coach of the … Continue reading

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How recent SEC teams have fared in the NCAA Tournament

Ole Miss opens NCAA Tournament play in a “First Four” game against BYU and is one of five conference teams in the tournament. Besides the Rebels, a No. 11 seed, there is No. 1 seed Kentucky, No. 5 Arkansas, No. … Continue reading

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SEC: Andy Landers retires; South Carolina No. 1 seed

SEC links for Tuesday: Long-time Georgia women’s basketball coach Andy Landers retires, reports Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald. South Carolina women secure a No. 1 seed, reports David Cloninger of The State. Dawn Staley’s team is in the Greensboro … Continue reading

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SEC: Five teams in NCAA; Anthony Grant out at Bama

SEC links for Monday: Anthony Grant had to go, says Kevin Scarbinsky of the Birmingham News. Georgia meets Michigan State, reports Macon Telegraph’s Seth Emerson. Georgia will surprise, says Mark Bradley of the AJC. Ole Miss faces BYU in Big … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: SEC Tournament final

Big Blue Links for Sunday: Arkansas grateful for another crack at Kentucky, reports Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. The Razorbacks and Cats meet in the SEC Tournament final at 1 p.m. on ESPN. Jerry leads his Sunday UK basketball notebook … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Auburn facing challenge of all challenges

We get John Calipari vs. Bruce Pearl, which is always fun. Auburn will be facing plenty of depth, height and talent issues when meeting top-ranked and unbeaten Kentucky on Saturday afternoon in an SEC Tournament semifinals, but Pearl’s Tigers are … Continue reading

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More post-game videos from UK-Florida

NASHVILLE — More post-game videos from Kentucky’s 64-49 win over Florida in the SEC Tournament on Friday.

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Billy Donovan not happy about free throw disparity

NASHVILLE — After his team’s 64-49 loss to Kentucky in the first round of the SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament  — Florida’s third loss to UK this season — Gators coach Billy Donovan said he thought the difference in the game … Continue reading

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Auburn, South Carolina survive opening night

Auburn and South Carolina the first-night winners at the SEC Tournament in Nashville. The No. 13 seed, Auburn beat Mississippi State 74-68. South Carolina, the No. 11 seed, beat Missouri 63-54 in the evening’s second game at Bridgestone Arena. Bruce … Continue reading

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