Category Archives: UK football

BBL: Andrew Harrison makes the plays at Missouri

Herald-Leader photo gallery from Kentucky-Missouri in Columbia Big Blue Links for Friday: Missouri delivers more fight, but UK gets the win, reports Jerry Tipton of H-L. Devin Booker’s dad a voice of experience on perfection, reports Tipton. Kentucky-Missouri box score … 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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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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BBL: Kentucky preparing for another Saturday road trip

Most of the Friday links deal with Kentucky’s Saturday trip to play Frank Martin’s South Carolina Gamecocks. And at least some of those links deal with UK’s loss last year in Columbia. On the football front, we’re winding down toward … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky football welcomes newcomers

Two weeks before national singing day, Kentucky football announced four early enrollees and two transfers on Wednesday. The transfers are both from Nebraska. Courtney Love is a linebacker who played in nine games last season. Greg Hart is a tight … Continue reading

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BBL: Aaron Harrison has that “clutch gene”

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Kentucky fends off pesky Vanderbilt to go 18-0, reports Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader.  “That’s what makes them the best team in the country,” Vanderbilt Coach Kevin Stallings said of UK’s many options. “They can … Continue reading

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BBL: Vanderbilt in for a long night at Rupp Arena?

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Derek Willis admits he needs to work harder, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Super-sized UK winning with small ball, writes Tipton. Vanderbilt’s Damian Jones faces an NBA showcase, writes Adam Sparks of The Tennessean. David … Continue reading

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BBL: Alabama says it’s ready for top-ranked Kentucky

Big Blue Links for Saturday: John Calipari seeking greater production from Kentucky’s big men, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Anthony Grant says Alabama will be ready for No. 1-ranked Kentucky, reports Drew Champlin of AL.com. Underdog Tide ready for top-ranked … Continue reading

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