Tag Archives: Dominique Hawkins

Notes from the John Calipari Media Day presser

In addition to the tweets, here are my notes from the John Calipari portion of UK Basketball Media Day which took place Thursday morning:

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Big Blue Links: Meet the basketball Cats

With UK football off this week, we’re using Saturday’s Big Blue Links to review our Kentucky basketball “Meet the Cats” (so far) series: Kentucky a picture-perfect situation for Mychal Mulder, reports Jerry Tipton of the Herald-Leader. “After leading Windsor’s Catholic … Continue reading

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BBL: Bad news for Hawkins, Kidd-Gilchrist

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: The news came Monday night that UK guard Dominique Hawkins fractured a bone in his right hand during practice over the weekend and will miss four weeks. Allen Feldhaus, Jr., Hawkin’s high school coach at … Continue reading

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New York Times writes Dominique Hawkins profile

Marc Tracy of the New York Times went to Richmond to write an in-depth feature on UK sophomore Dominique Hawkins, an in-state hero who doesn’t get much playing time for the undefeated Cats. An excerpt: If he is called upon … Continue reading

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BBL: Shannon Dawson settling in at Kentucky

Big Blue Links for Thursday: Hawkins proves he’s always ready to give Kentucky what it needs Jay Williams says Calipari is doing a balancing act Cauley-Stein, Wiltjer among mid-season Top 25 for Wooden Award Shannon Dawson will be judged on … Continue reading

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Three things from John Calipari’s media opp

Three quick things from John Calipari’s media opportunity Thursday: 1. Derrick Willis, Dominique Hawkins are not ready to take playing time With the first platoon, Kentucky raced to a 12-0 lead over Ole Miss. When the second platoon entered, the … Continue reading

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Video: Dominique Hawkins on his assists high

At the UK basketball media opp on Tuesday, sophomore guard Dominique Hawkins talked about his career-high six assists against Eastern Kentucky on Sunday. That came after Hawkins did not play against either Providence or Texas. Hawkins also did not know … Continue reading

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Video: Dominique Hawkins on his first start

Kentucky sophomore Dominique Hawkins got his first college start on Friday, subbing for Alex Poythress, who missed the game with an illness.  Hawkins scored seven points in 16 minutes. He also had a nice dunk off a lob in which … Continue reading

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BBL: Televised practice and shoe companies

Big Blue Links for Friday: ESPN jumped at opportunity to televise Kentucky basketball practice, reports Jerry Tipton of Herald-Leader. Calipari makes sure recruits are watching, reports Tipton. Dominique Hawkins confident he fits, reports Tipton. Kentucky football now boasting one of … Continue reading

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Diving into UK’s individual stats in Bahamas

With another day before the Kentucky basketball team returns to action for the final three games of its Big Blue Bahamas Tour, lets take a data dive into the individual stats from the first three games. We should note right … Continue reading

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