Tag Archives: Jon Hood

BBL: Former Wake Forest coach loves current Cats

Better late than never, Big Blue Links for Wednesday: In the video above, Dino Guadio raves about the current UK basketball team. Jen Smith of the Herald-Leader on which newcomers could help UK right away. Jon Hood ruffles some feathers … Continue reading

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Lunchtime links for a Thursday

I’m headed out to Keeneland for Herald-Leader Day at the races, but first some links to read over lunch or after lunch. Jon Hood made a trip to Waco Elementary School in Madison County this week Vince Marrow says spring … Continue reading

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Videos: Kentucky’s seniors talk Final Four

In going to the locker room, doing video, writing, booking travel arrangements for Dallas, doing follow-up blog posts, did not get a chance last night to post or download all the video. Here are UK seniors Jon Hood and Jarrod Polson … Continue reading

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Some early thoughts on Kentucky-Georgia

ATLANTA — Some morning-after notes as Kentucky celebrates its impressive 85-67 win over LSU last night and prepares to play Georgia in today’s 3:30 p.m. semifinal. – Kentucky gets a Georgia team that beat Ole Miss 75-73 in the late … Continue reading

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BBL: Florida (times two) next up for Kentucky

Big Blue Links for Friday: Battle-tested UK women pull together for SEC Tourney Florida women advance, play Kentucky today in Duluth Kentucky men face savvy, lucky Florida team on Saturday Gators closing in on history-making SEC campaign Mark Story on what’s … Continue reading

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BBL: UK wins despite shooting; Florida shoots lights out

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: You can get all the Herald-Leader coverage of UK’s 55-48 win over Alabama at Kentucky.com. Jerry Tipton has the game story on the cold-shooting Cats. Jerry’s post-game notes lead with Jon Hood and Jarrod Polson … Continue reading

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BBL: John Calipari, eyeballs, Ukraine, slump

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Jerry Tipton: Cats stay positive, and a little defensive, during slump Andrew Gribble: Alabama’s degree of difficulty doesn’t change in road test Jerry Tipton: Hood, Polson dying breed of four-year players  Mark Story: Two areas … Continue reading

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Video: Jarrod Polson, Jon Hood talk Senior Night

At the UK basketball media opp today, we interviewed first Jarrod Polson and Jon Hood, UK’s two seniors, who will go through Senior Night on Tuesday when Kentucky plays Alabama. Here are the videos.

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Videos: Kenny Payne, Jon Hood, Willie Cauley-Stein

Here are the videos from today’s UK basketball media opp to preview Wednesday night’s game at Auburn. We start with assistant coach Kenny Payne, who subbed for head coach John Calipari.

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Video: Johnson, Hood on win over State

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Jon Hood and Dakari Johnson talk to the media about UK’s 69-59 road win over Mississippi State.

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