Category Archives: UK basketball

BBL: Kentucky among nation’s biggest surprises

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: LSU is a special place for former UK assistant Bradley Dale Peveto, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Mark Stoops is still in contact with his old friend. Punt coverage is a big concern for LSU, … Continue reading

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BBL: LSU knows it’s facing a much-improved Kentucky

Big Blue Links for Monday: Saturday Down South reports that LSU opened as an 11.5-point favorite over Kentucky for Saturday night’s game at Tiger Stadium. Kickoff is 7:30 p.m. on SEC Network. Scott Rabalais of The Advocate has some thoughts … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links as Cats improve to 5-1

Big Blue Links for Sunday: After falling behind in first quarter, Kentucky rallies to roll over Louisiana-Monroe 48-13, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Suddenly, UK football is in a position to dream big, writes Mark Story of Herald-Leader. Cats are … Continue reading

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BBL: ULM ready to bounce back versus Kentucky

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BBL: Televised practice and shoe companies

Big Blue Links for Friday: ESPN jumped at opportunity to televise Kentucky basketball practice, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Calipari makes sure recruits are watching, reports Tipton. Dominique Hawkins confident he fits, reports Tipton. Kentucky football now boasting one of … Continue reading

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BBL: Bluegrass Poll and more basketball profiles

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Bluegrass Poll shows majority of Kentuckians think UK will beat U of L in football this year, says my column. Warrant provides details into alleged attack in UK football rape case, reports Herald-Leader. Brian Long … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky trying to move past arrest

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: UK freshman Lloyd Tubman is suspended after rape charge, report Jennifer Smith and Justin Madden of Herald-Leader. Video: Mark Stoops talks about rape charge Jojo Kemp a star in the Wildcat and on Twitter, reports … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky-South Carolina underrated matchup

Big Blue Links for Friday: On a Saturday of great SEC matchups, Greg Ostedorf of ESPN says don’t overlook Kentucky-South Carolina. “Speaking of great atmospheres, don’t sleep on Kentucky this weekend. The Wildcats are planning a blackout for Saturday’s game … Continue reading

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BBL: Dylan Thompson, Pharoh Cooper ready for USC

Big Blue Links for Thursday: My column gives five reasons why you should do the Keeneland/Kentucky football doubleheader on Saturday. Kentucky wants its running backs more involved in the passing game, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. Major Ohio State … Continue reading

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BBL: Rex Chapman enters treatment facility

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Rex Chapman has entered a substance-abuse treatment facility in Louisville, reports Rick Bozich of WDRB. Kentucky basketball’s 2014-15 talent, experience fit Cats’ traditional national championship formula, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Derek Willis thinks Cats … Continue reading

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