Category Archives: UK football

BBL: Former Wake Forest coach loves current Cats

Better late than never, Big Blue Links for Wednesday: In the video above, Dino Guadio raves about the current UK basketball team. Jen Smith of the Herald-Leader on which newcomers could help UK right away. Jon Hood ruffles some feathers … Continue reading

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Buy 3 Tom Jurich when you buy 1 Tim Couch

ESPN’s Brett McMurphy of ESPN tweeted this picture. No info on whereabouts of store. Store w/unique marketing plan, tries to get UL fans to buy UK Maker’s Mark bottle pic.twitter.com/KkDgP3LM9q — Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) July 29, 2014 Related: SEC East … Continue reading

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BBL: Cordia slammed; Wah Wah Jones; Antonio Blakeney

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: KHSAA suspends Cordia’s boys basketball, coached by former UK player Rodrick Rhodes, for 2014-15 season, reports Mike Fields of Herald-Leader. Mark Story of the H-L on the mystique of Wah Wah Jones. Homegrown UK star … Continue reading

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Report: UK coaches spent $450,000 in chartered air travel

If you missed it on Sunday, Kyle Tucker of the Courier-Journal had an interesting story outlining how UK head basketball coach John Calipari and UK football coach Mark Stoops used charter jets to the tune of $450,000 to go recruiting last … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky opens season against a Favre

Big Blue Links for Monday: Dylan Favre, with a famous name, aims for big season at UT-Martin, which opens at Kentucky, reports Patrick Magee of the Biloxi Sun-Herald. Legendary UK multi-sport athlete Wah Wah Jones dies at 88, reports Jerry … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari returns to find a happy sight

Got off the road, go to my office & find out I’ve got a full team doing what it does just about every night: playing pic.twitter.com/bQhunTKe4C — John Calipari (@UKCoachCalipari) July 20, 2014 Big Blue Links for Sunday: Sidelined by … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Friday

Big Blue Links for Friday: UK target Jaylen Brown comes to the defense of Big Blue, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader. Malik Newman and Diamond Stone could be a blockbuster package deal, reports Roberts of Next Cats. Kentucky football … Continue reading

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Videos: UK players at SEC Media Days

From the SEC, videos of Bud Dupree, Za’Darius Smith and Jordan Swindle during their appearances today at the SEC Media Days 2014. Click here to see video of Mark Stoops.

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Five advantages to installing artificial turf at Commonwealth Stadium

At the SEC Media Days on Thursday at Hoover, Ala., UK football coach Mark Stoops said he expects that Commonwealth Stadium will switch from natural grass to field turf in time for the 2015 season. Here are five benefits to Kentucky … Continue reading

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Kentucky picked last? No surprise there

It was pretty easy to predict that when the SEC Media attending the league’s football Media Days down in Hoover, Alabama got around to making its 2014 season predictions, Kentucky would be picked last in the East. After all, the … Continue reading

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