Tag Archives: Bruce Pearl

SEC: Antoine Walker warns Alabama about money woes

SEC links for Tuesday: Former Kentucky basketball star Antoine Walker spoke to the Alabama football team about financial pitfalls, reports the Tuscaloosa News. Walker’s money problems are well-documented both during his time in and out of the NBA. The coach who … Continue reading

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SEC links for Friday

SEC links for Friday: Mark Richt’s newly-born granddaughter is already wearing Georgia gear, reports CollegeSpun. Tennessee picks up a defensive tackle commit at The Opening, reports ESPN. Bruce Pearl says K.T. Harrell is Auburn’s best player and hardest worker, reports … Continue reading

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Bruce Pearl steals one back from Orlando Antigua

That Bruce Pearl is such a sneak. The new Auburn basketball coach has reportedly stolen a transfer away from new South Florida coach Orlando Antigua. After saying he would transfer to USF, former Marshall guard Kareem Canty has instead decided … Continue reading

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Late night links: May 27

Some late night links: SEC picks St. Louis for its 2018 conference basketball tournament and Tampa for its 2022 tourney. Billy Donovan is not guaranteeing he will return to Florida. He doesn’t want to be labeled a liar if circumstances … Continue reading

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SEC: Bruce Pearl not returning; Saban daughter’s lawsuit

Leading off today’s SEC links is turmoil in Tennessee. With the current Vols off to a rocky basketball start, UT fans miss the days when Bruce Pearl was coach. Those who hope for Pearl’s return, however, are fixating on a … Continue reading

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Bruce Pearl picks Michigan State to beat Kentucky

Our friend Mike Griffith of MLive.com caught up with former Tennessee basketball coach Bruce Pearl, now working for ESPN, who has a predicition for Tuesday night’s No. 1 vs. No. 2 showdown in the Champions Classic. Pearl thinks Michigan State … Continue reading

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SEC: Teams turning attention to openers

SEC links for Saturday: * John Adams of the Knoxville News-Sentinel believes that schools should be waiting in line to hire ex-Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl. John’s right, by the way. * Alabama has turned its attention to its August 31 opener … Continue reading

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SEC: Johnny Manziel’s tweet draws attention

SEC links for Monday: Did Johnny Manziel tweet that he can’t wait to leave College Station? Manziel’s tweet sure drew a lot of attention. UCLA beats LSU in College World Series as L.A. baseball tops LA baseball. Mistakes plague Tigers in first-round … Continue reading

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Video: Steven Pearl pokes fun at father’s trouble

In a radio spot fro Calhoun’s BBQ in Knoxville, Bruce Pearl’s son Steven pokes fun at the reason his father was dismissed as the head basketball coach at Tennessee. Bruce Pearl was ultimately let go after lying to the NCAA … Continue reading

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Bruce Pearl says UK is “too big and too slow”

ESPN college basketball analyst Bruce Pearl was the “Five Good Minutes” guest on PTI this afternoon, and Michael Wilbon asked the former Tennessee coach about Kentucky. “Michael, first of all, expectations were way too high on these Wildcats, OK?” Pearl … Continue reading

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