Category Archives: SEC

BBL: A Florida perspective on win over Kentucky

You can read our coverage of Saturday’s Kentucky-Florida game here.  Meanwhile, a look at the coverage from the Florida perspective. Mike Bianchi of the Orlando Sentinel: It seems only appropriate that Calipari’s entire starting lineup on Saturday comprised young, undisciplined … Continue reading

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SEC: Tennessee rolls; Arkansas takes surprising loss

SEC links for Sunday: Alabama routs Arkansas 83-58 on Senior Day Mike Anderson says, “I didn’t see this coming” Tennessee hammers Missouri in regular-season finale Vols are peaking at just the right time Missouri’s NCAA Tournament bubble likely bursts Charles … Continue reading

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SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament schedule

Schedule for the SEC Men's Basketball Tournament this week in Atlanta: Wednesday 7:00 – 12-Auburn vs. 13-South Carolina 9:30 – 11-Vanderbilt vs. 14-Mississippi State Thursday 1:00 – 9-Texas A&M vs. 8-Missouri 3:30 – Auburn-South Carolina winner vs. 5-Arkansas 7:00 – … Continue reading

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Updated SEC basketball standings

The updated SEC basketball standings heading into Saturday’s final regular-season games. The conference tournament starts Wednesday in Atlanta. Kentucky has already clinched the No. 2 seed and will play Friday night. Related link: SEC basketball game-by-game results and leaders in … Continue reading

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BBL: Florida (times two) next up for Kentucky

Big Blue Links for Friday: Battle-tested UK women pull together for SEC Tourney Florida women advance, play Kentucky today in Duluth Kentucky men face savvy, lucky Florida team on Saturday Gators closing in on history-making SEC campaign Mark Story on what’s … Continue reading

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SEC: LSU rallies for win; Tony Barbee fails demand

SEC links for Friday: Vanderbilt’s Senior Night ends poorly with loss to LSU LSU rallies from 16 down to beat Commodores Mark Bradley says Georgia is winning because of Mark Fox Kevin Scarbinsky says Tony Barbee hasn’t met demand for … Continue reading

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Arkansas and Tennessee keep right on trucking

You want to be playing your best basketball at the season. Luckily for the much-maligned SEC, two conference members are clearly playing their best basketball at the end of this season. Arkansas is one. The Razorbacks smashed Ole Miss 110-80 … Continue reading

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Florida could be rare SEC unbeaten not named Kentucky

When it welcomes to Kentucky to the O’Dome on Saturday, Florida will be aiming to be the first SEC basketball team to go 18-0 in the regular season. Kentucky has finished three SEC regular seasons at 16-0. The Cats accomplished … Continue reading

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South Carolina’s Frank Martin goes off again

Earlier this year, South Carolina basketball coach Frank Martin had to issue an apology for the way he angrily berated his guard Brenton Williams during a game. Last night in Carolina’s 72-46 loss to visiting Florida, Martin tore into guard … Continue reading

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BBL: UK wins despite shooting; Florida shoots lights out

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: You can get all the Herald-Leader coverage of UK’s 55-48 win over Alabama at Jerry Tipton has the game story on the cold-shooting Cats. Jerry’s post-game notes lead with Jon Hood and Jarrod Polson … Continue reading

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