Category Archives: UK hoops

BBL: Georgia has been through this before

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Georgia has had its back to the wall before, writes Jason Butt of the Macon Telegraph. “Coming off a disappointing 6-7 season in 2010, the Bulldogs dropped their first two games in 2011 to Boise … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Dawgs battling disappointment, dysfunction

Apparently, Athens, Ga., is not a fun  place to be this week. The Bulldogs are coming off a dispiriting 27-3 loss to Florida, causing many fans to call for the job of head coach Mark Richt. Alhough a two-touchdown favorite, Georgia … Continue reading

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Matthew Mitchell’s wish list starts with more made shots

Kentucky women’s basketball held its annual Media Day on Tuesday. Matthew Mitchell is entering his ninth season as head coach. His teams have gone 194-80 in his previous eight seasons. Last year’s team went 23-9 overall and 10-6 in the … Continue reading

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BBL: Freshmen look to play early role for Kentucky football

Big Blue Links for Friday: C.J. Conrad has Jacob Tamme on his mind, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. Kentucky’s true freshman tight end wants to follow in the footsteps of the former UK tight end who has carved out … Continue reading

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BBL: New coordinators and new bands

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Shannon Dawson isn’t alone. There are 14 new offensive or defensive coordinators in the SEC this season, says my Thursday column. Auburn’s hire of defensive coordinator Will Muschamp was big news. So was John Chavis … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Friday

Jamal Murray continues to impress. Melvin Lewis’ story gets more publicity. Makalya Epps gets an object lesson. Maurice Clarett shares his story. Big Blue Links for Friday:

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BBL: UK news plus Bob Stoops, Steve Spurrier, Nick Saban

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: My notes column says Kentucky football is going to need some run-stoppers in 2015. Five 1,000-yard rushers from 2014 face UK this season. Henry Clay’s Davonte Robinson is attracting big-time attention, but he’s all-in with … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari asks ‘Who’s next?’

After the holiday weekend, John Calipari penned another one of his recruiting manifesto points for his website. Kash Daniel predicts better days to come for Kentucky football. The Harrison twins are trying to beat the odds. A look at the college … Continue reading

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BBL: More NBA Draft workout updates

Big Blue Links for Monday: Kentucky’s Harrison twins are trying to raise their draft stock through workouts, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader. Aaron Harrison works out for the Utah Jazz, reports Salt Lake Tribune. “Even so, Aaron Harrison will … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for June 2

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: John Calipari says the 30-second shot clock is not going to have an impact on the game. He may be right. I still think it’s a step in the right direction. That’s five less seconds … Continue reading

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