Category Archives: UK hoops

BBL: Kentucky and UCLA differing dynasties

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Kentucky meets UCLA in Chicago today, reports Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. “If you’re looking to contrast basketball dynasties, how Kentucky and UCLA are flying to Chicago for Saturday’s game is one place to start. … Continue reading

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BBL: Counting down to UK-UCLA on Saturday

Big Blue Links for Friday: John Calipari says UCLA’s lack of depth could actually work to the Bruins’ advantage, reports Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. Calipari said his three best teams played six or seven players. Those teams were his … Continue reading

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BBL: Shannon Dawson, Tyler Ulis and more

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BBL: ECU’s Lincoln Riley asked about Kentucky job

Big Blue Links for Monday: Bench bails out UK women in 71-55 win over Belmont, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. “We just don’t seem to really try to play our best,” UK coach Matthew Mitchell said. “It just seems like … Continue reading

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BBL: Samples of Kentucky-North Carolina coverage

Some samples of writing from Saturday’s UK-North Carolina game lead Big Blue Links for Sunday: Andrew Carter of the Charlotte Observer: On a board inside the North Carolina locker room, coach Roy Williams on Saturday wrote three things, three keys … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky must get its mind back on Carolina

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Kentucky’s mood is blue before the battle of the blue bloods, says my column. Kentucky’s preparations for North Carolina after Poythress injury are a hard deal, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. North Carolina facing a … Continue reading

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BBL: John Wall can’t hide grief over death of young friend

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: John Wall breaks down in tears after big game, reports Des Bieler of the Washington Post. After leading the Washington Wizards to an overtime win over Boston, Wall couldn’t hide his grief after a 6-year … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky men and women hoops show Sunday best

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BBL: Busy day for UK men’s and women’s hoops

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BBL: Kentucky women hold on; Texas ready for visit

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