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Big Blue Links on eve of NBA Draft 2015

Big Blue Links for Wednesday:

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BBL: J.B. Holmes three shots back at U.S. Open

Big Blue Links for Sunday: Eagle on 16 keeps J.B. Holmes in U.S. Open contention. [Herald-Leader] Analyst thinks Booker will be better shooter in NBA. [Jerry Tipton] Master Marketer Calipari tries another catch-phrase. [John Clay] Karl-Anthony Towns works out for … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky happy to get Ohio State tackle

Big Blue Links for Saturday: Ohio State offensive tackle Marcyels Jones transfers to UK. [Herald-Leader] Jones was a one-time Kentucky recruit. [Cats Illustrated] Price increases approved for UK basketball tickets. [Herald-Leader] Top 2016 prospect Josh Jackson likes what he’s seen … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: Kentucky track triumph

Big Blue Links for Sunday: Women’s track and field has historic day. Kentucky finishes second overall at the NCAA Track and Field Outdoor Championships, reports the H-L. “Dezerea Bryant and Kendra Harrison both won individual titles and Kentucky’s women finished … Continue reading

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BBL: Quarterback questions in early June

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Patrick Towles has leg up in the quarterbacks race, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. Stoops also praises play of Drew Barker, reports Smith. A lot could change for Cats and Cards between now and Governor’s … Continue reading

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Kentucky will hold an SEC Network ‘takeover’ July 4

Starting June 29,  each SEC member school will have a “Takeover Day” on the SEC Network in which the school will program dedicated content for 24 hours. The schools will go in alphabetical order, with Alabama starting on June 29. … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari would have to be “uprooted” from UK

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Calipari says he would have to be “uprooted” from UK job Kentucky does well in latest APR reports for academic achievement Missouri coach hitches ride with Calipari and Stoops Calipari to be among coaches at … Continue reading

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BBL: Recruiting and draft updates

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Next Cats’ Ben Roberts has updated his football recruiting page with information on 50 players. John Calipari watches son play at EBYL event, reports Roberts. UK basketball target Jamal Murray wants to be No. 1 draft … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Sunday

Big Blue Links for Sunday: UK softball reaches finals of the Notre Dame Regional, reports UK Athletics. Kentucky beat Ball State 5-0 on Saturday after beating Northwestern on Friday. Pitcher Kelsey Nunley was dominant for seven innings. Kentucky baseball beats … 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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