Category Archives: UK basketball

Louisville No. 1, UK No. 7 in “Fan Equity” rankings

Emory University has again come out with its “Fan Equity Rankings” for college basketball and again Louisville has placed No. 1. Kentucky is seventh in the rankings, which are based on “a statistical analysis of self-reported revenue data. We create … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Tuesday

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Kentucky quarterback Maxwell Smith is still questionable going into fall camp, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. Miles Simpson forced to give up football, reports Smith. Kentucky hoops legends give theories as to why state’s … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Monday

Big Blue Links for Monday: John Calipari makes four new offers to Kentucky targets, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader. UK commit and hidden lineman gem Larry Wells is sticking to his choice, reports Roberts of Next Cats. According to … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Sunday

Big Blue Links for Sunday: UK shoulders heavy load for promise of SEC Network riches, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Smith also reports that a month before launch major Kentucky providers are not on board with SEC Network. Brandon Ingram, … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Saturday

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Joel Embiid takes a shot at John Calipari on Twitter, reports Nation of Blue. UK golfer Sarah Harris overcomes aching back to win Marion Miley Tournament, reports Nick Gray of the Herald-Leader. H-L reports documentary … Continue reading

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So John Calipari could have coached LeBron James

So if the earlier reports were correct, John Calipari turned down a chance to coach LeBron James By now you’ve surely heard the news, broken by Sports Illustrated’s Lee Jenkins in an as-told-to story, that LeBron James is returning home … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Friday

Big Blue Links for Friday: Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader has updated the UK football “recruits to watch” page with 30 new extended profiles, more info and video links for a lot of the 2015 targets. Next Cats looks at who … Continue reading

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Kentucky’s history in basketball consolation games

Saturday afternoon, a humiliated Brazil will play a heartbroken Netherlands in the third-place game, or consolation game if you will, of the 2014 World Cup. You may (a) have forgotten or (b) not be old enough to know that the … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari’s Breakout; Florida loves Mike Summers

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Florida praises former Kentucky offensive line coach Mike Summers, reports Zach Alboverdi of the Gainesville Sun. Kentucky football signee Mike Edwards injures shoulder, reports Ben Roberts of H-L. A class of 2016 Ohio standout has … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari, Bud Dupree, Nerlens Noel, recruits

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Calipari leads July recruiting storylines, says Adam Zagoria of Zagsblog. Two top UK football targets commit to other SEC schools, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. Jen Smith of the Herald-Leader reports Kentucky football’s guarantee … Continue reading

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