Category Archives: UK hoops

Big Blue Links for Sunday

Big Blue Links for Sunday: UK women land commitment from No. 1 junior college player, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. “Evelyn Akhator, a 6-foot-3 forward from Lagos, Nigeria, picked the Cats over Tennessee, Texas and Florida State. In her two seasons … Continue reading

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BBL: Caleb Swanigan back on open market

Big Blue Links for Friday: Women’s teams saved Kentucky from being dominated in rivalry with Louisville, writes Mark Story of the Herald-Leader. When Bud Dupree graduates, he’ll fulfill promises to family and himself, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Towns not … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Kentucky baseball, softball both fall

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Mistakes made the difference as UK baseball lost 5-2 to No. 2 Louisville on Wednesday night, reports Mark Maloney of the Herald-Leader.  “We had plenty of opportunity to score some runs,” UK Coach Gary Henderson … Continue reading

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BBL: Name changes; recruiting rankings; Florida job

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Willie Trill Cauley-Stein’s name change is official, reports Hannah Scheller of the Herald-Leader. Kentucky reaches out to possible 2015 basketball recruit, reports Ben Roberts of NextCats. LaGerald Vick drawing interest from UK and others, reports … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Kentucky women hit a stop sign

Big Blue Links for Monday: Dayton knocks the UK women out of NCAA Tournament, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. “‘It hurts the worst because we got beat by a team that wanted it more than we did on our … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Cleveland, here come the Cats

Big Blue Links for Sunday: My column from Kentucky’s win over Cincinnati on Saturday: “After Kentucky’s win over Hampton on Thursday, the Hampton players complimented the way the UK players respectfully conducted business. No trash talk. No chest pounding. But … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: UK men move on; UK women get started

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BBL: Kentucky men, women staying inside state

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Kentucky women earn No. 2 seed in NCAA Tournament, will play Tennessee State at home, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Click here for the 2015 NCAA Women’s Tournament bracket. John Calipari building a college basketball … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Pursuing perfection

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BBL: Kentucky women advance; Senior Day approaches

Big Blue Links for Friday: Kentucky women top Vanderbilt 67-61, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. The Cats will now play Mississippi State in a quarterfinal game of the SEC women’s tournament in Nashville. Tip-off is scheduled for 9:30 p.m. on … Continue reading

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