Category Archives: UK basketball

College basketball on television: Jan. 29

Thursday night features a University of Kentucky basketball doubleheader. The No. 10-ranked Kentucky women’s and No. 1-ranked Kentucky men’s basketball teams are both on the tube Thursday night. The UK women play No. 6 Tennessee at 7 p.m. on the … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky women’s, men’s basketball in action

As UK travels to Missouri on Thursday night, Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader writes on Missouri coach Kim Anderson, a former Mizzou player and assistant now in his first year as head coach of the Tigers. Anderson is starting a … Continue reading

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Video: Marcus Lee on blocking shots

Kentucky’s Marcus Lee has blocked seven shots in his last three games. He’s only played 37 minutes in those three games. That’s a blocked shot every five minutes or so. Here’s Marcus talking about Thursday’s game at Missouri and his … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Wednesday

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Kentucky can fght off complacency, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Missouri loved and lost on Devin Booker, writes Tipton. Future Cats could be in McDonald’s game, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. Two top UK … Continue reading

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Video: John Calipari previews trip to Missouri

If you missed it from Tuesday, here’s John Calipari’s press conference previewing Thursday’s game at Missouri.

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Devin Booker says it’s ok if he gets booed Thursday

As you might expect with Kentucky playing at Missouri on Thursday night, Devin Booker got a lot of questions Tuesday about Mizzou, where his father Melvin was a great player in the 1990s. Devin said he had been to “four … Continue reading

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BBL: Report says Mark Stoops to add defensive coach

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Andy Buh could be joining Mark Stoops’ staff, reports WKYT. Buh is a former defensive coordinator and linebackers coach at California. Devin Booker wins another award, but can do more, report Jerry Tipton of the … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links with a New Zealand touch for Monday

Big Blue Links for Monday: Tai Wynyard, a basketball prospect from New Zeland, commits to Kentucky for 2016, reports Ben Roberts of Herald-Leader. The 6-foot-9 Wynyard has an athletic background. “His parents, Jason and Karmyn Wynyard, are internationally successful athletes … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Sunday

As you would expect, Sunday’s links have much to do with Kentucky’s 58-43 win at South Carolina on Saturday. The Cats are now 19-0, equaling the start of John Calipari’s first UK team back in 2009-10. There’s also some news … Continue reading

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Three more things about UK’s win at South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. — In addition to my column on UK’s chemistry, here¬†are¬†three more things from Kentucky’s 58-43 win at South Carolina. 1. Kentucky’s OPR was just 12.0. OPR is offensive rebound percentage and Kentucky entered Saturday leading the nation in … Continue reading

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