Category Archives: U of L basketball

BBL: Mississippi State loses starting cornerback

Big Blue Links for Friday: Mississippi State cornerback Will Redmond tears ACL, reports Clarion-Ledger. After injury to Melvin Lewis, Matt Elam’s time comes sooner than expected, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. UK commitment fits new mold for tight ends, … Continue reading

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As columnists rip Rick Pitino, Louisville coach publishes blog post saying he won’t give up his job

Thursday, on  his blog, Rick Pitino vowed not to resign over the stripper scandal. “Let’s let the investigators do their job and we will play basketball,” the Louisville basketball coach posted as part of his preview for the 2015-16 season. … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Football news and more Rick Pitino

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ESPN’s Outside the Lines backs up Louisville allegations

ESPN’s Outside the Lines is reporting this Tuesday morning that five former Louisville players and recruits told the network they attended parties at a U of L dorm that included strippers that were paid for by a former assistant coach. … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: A welcome UK football return

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BBL: Bad news for Hawkins, Kidd-Gilchrist

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: The news came Monday night that UK guard Dominique Hawkins fractured a bone in his right hand during practice over the weekend and will miss four weeks. Allen Feldhaus, Jr., Hawkin’s high school coach at … Continue reading

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After Friday’s bombshell allegations involving sex and recruits, Louisville basketball is well, you know

There is a verb that could be used as a noun  that would perfectly describe what Louisville basketball is right now, but we’re all about family here at the blog so we’ll let you use your imagination. I prefer the Big Bang … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Tuesday

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: How much has Mark Stoops changed Kentucky football? Florida will tell us, writes Mark Story of the Herald-Leader. UK football All-American Steve Meilinger dies at 84, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. Jason Hatcher’s return … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links start with Patrick Towles

Big Blue Links starts with Monday’s big news of Mark Stoops naming Patrick Towles as Kentucky’s starting quarterback. It wasn’t a huge surprise. Towles is the returning starter. Challenger Drew Barker is talented but inexperienced. He’s a redshirt freshman. Towles is … Continue reading

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BBL: Damien Harris getting opportunity at Alabama

Big Blue Links for Monday: Kentucky adds size at cornerback, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. After a “wake-up call” last season, Mark Stoops knew he needed more length in his secondary. Ryan Timmons aims for a bigger impact, reports … Continue reading

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