Tag Archives: Jim McElwain

BBL: Preparing for basketball opener, UK-Vandy football

Big Blue Links for Thursday:

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SEC: Florida braces for Leonard Fournette

SEC links for Friday: Florida’s defense braces for Fournette, reports Edgar Thompson of Sentinel. Gators must do what others haven’t done, says Graham Hack of Times-Union. Harris back in charge for Gators, reports Jesse Simonton of Miami Herald. McElwain a … Continue reading

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SEC links: Tennessee-Oklahoma brings the history

SEC links: Tennessee-Oklahoma matchup features tradition, writes Mike Strange of the Knoxville News-Sentinel. “In the era in which the Associated Press or coaches polls became the recognized national champions, Oklahoma boasts seven titles. Only Alabama (10) and Notre Dame (eight) … Continue reading

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SEC football 2015 previews: Florida

Florida is next up on our SEC football 2015 preview list: Record last season: A 7-5 overall record and 4-4 SEC mark earned Will Muschamp a pink slip after just four years as the Florida head coach. The Gators started … Continue reading

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An upbeat Drew Barker and more Big Blue Links

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Drew Barker isn’t bitter, reports Jennifer Smith of the Herald-Leader. The redshirt freshman came up just short in the starting quarterback competition with Patrick Towles, but Barker impressed the coaches with his ability. His job … Continue reading

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SEC: Stefan Moody trouble; Georgia loves Nick Chubb

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SEC: Andy Landers retires; South Carolina No. 1 seed

SEC links for Tuesday: Long-time Georgia women’s basketball coach Andy Landers retires, reports Fletcher Page of the Athens Banner-Herald. South Carolina women secure a No. 1 seed, reports David Cloninger of The State. Dawn Staley’s team is in the Greensboro … Continue reading

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SEC: Would Les Miles leave LSU for Michigan?

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SEC: Florida hires Jim McElwain; LSU rallies for big win

SEC links for Friday: Colorado State coach Jim McElwain reaches deal to become Florida’s football coach, reports Jesse Simonton of the Miami Herald. McElwain was once an assistant under John L. Smith at Louisville. Winning is bottom line for McElwain, … Continue reading

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Names Louisville may consider if Charlie Strong leaves

If Charlie Strong does leave for Texas, here are some names Louisville might consider as a replacement: Jim McElwain: A former Louisville assistant under John L. Smith, McElwain was Nick Saban’s offensive coordinator at Alabama before becoming head coach at … Continue reading

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