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BBL: Decision day coming for recruits, quarterbacks

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: De’Aaron Fox is expected to pick Kentucky on Thursday, reports Ben Roberts of Next Cats. “Fox — the No. 1 point guard in the class of 2016 — has narrowed his college choices to Kentucky, … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Thursday

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Louisville is not in the SEC, but the Cardinals prompted plenty of discussion at SEC Basketball Media Day in Charlotte, reports Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. In the debate over Rick Pitino and what was … Continue reading

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LSU adds to recruiting class — and pressure

The pressure will be on LSU basketball coach Johnny Jones next season now that the Tigers have added another top-50 prospect to an already loaded 2015 recruiting class. Brandon Sampson, a 6-foot-4 shooting guard from Baton Rouge who had originally … Continue reading

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SEC: Tennessee controversy over Lady Vols change

Big controversy at Tennessee over the school’s decision to drop the “Lady” from Lady Vols when it comes to most sports. Athletics Director Dave Hart said the response has mostly been positive, but not all have bought in to the name … Continue reading

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SEC: Fox Sports analyst says people are sick of SEC

SEC links for Tuesday: * Charles Davis of Fox Sports says people are sick of the SEC and people are sick of Alabama. That’s what domination does. And, of course, Fox Sports doesn’t have the SEC contract. * Bristol went … Continue reading

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BBL: Mitch Barnhart excited; Nerlens Noel dropping?

Big Blue Links for Saturday: – Despite down years in football and men’s basketball, Mitch Barnhart told the AP he sees positives in UK sports programs this past year. The AD said, “It’s been an interesting year in that we’ve had … Continue reading

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