Category Archives: UK hoops

BBL: Finally, UK football starts today

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Opening of Kentucky football season an invitation to optimists, says my column. Quick note, column should have said UK went 2-8-1 two years (1975) before going 10-1 in 1977, not the year before. H-L looks … Continue reading

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BBL: Patrick Towles’ leash, Damien Harris’ visit

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Herald-Leader photo gallery from UK women’s basketball photo day. No. 1 running back and UK target Damien Harris schedules official visit to Ohio State, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. Mark Story of Herald-Leader writes … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Ready for SEC Network Launch

Big Blue Links for Thursday: – The SEC Network launches at 6 p.m. and the local providers have set their channel lineups. – David Paschall of the Chattanooga Times Free Press writes about the SEC Network roll-out. “At 6 o’clock … Continue reading

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Kentucky men and women in ESPN Tip-Off Marathon

ESPN has released the schedule for this year’s Tip-Off Marathon, which includes the UK men and women. The Kentucky women play Baylor on Monday, Nov. 17 at 7 p.m. in Lexington. The Kentucky men play Kansas on Nov. 18 at … Continue reading

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BBL: Top Class of 2016 quarterback to visit UK again

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Sports Illustrated’s newest NBA mock draft has Julius Randle going at No. 7 to the Lakers. Class of 2016 quarterback Austin Kendall will visit UK next Wednesday, reports 247Sports (pay). Florida State has hired away … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari talks tour; ESPN ranks coaches

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Calipari discusses “challenging” foreign tour for ESPN interview Analyst says new UK women’s assistant a top recruiter Kentucky football targeting defensive end Darius Fullwood ESPN ranks college basketball coaches 26-to-50 with more to come No … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky baseball faces transition

Got back from Louisville at 3:30 a.m., so trying to make up ground this Monday. Here are some Big Blue Links.

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BBL: Kentucky meets Florida again in SEC

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Ole Miss blew a six-run lead and lost to Arkansas 8-7 in the SEC Baseball Tournament. The Rebels were the West Division champs but have not been eliminated from the Hoover tournament. Arkansas plays LSU … Continue reading

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BBL: Billy Gillispie testifies in fraud trial

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Billy Gillispie was among the coaches¬†who¬†testified at the trial of former Georgia football coach Jim Donnan, who is accused of bilking investors out of millions. Seth Emerson of the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer reports, “Gillispie lost about … Continue reading

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BBL: More post-season basketball doings

Big Blue Links for Friday: UK basketball makes hire of Barry Rohrssen official Kentucky women hire familiar face as assistant basketball coach ESPN says Lakers plan to court Calipari, Ollie Mark Story writes on new SEC basketball coaches UK’s 2014 … Continue reading

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