Tag Archives: Karl Towns

Two down, many more NBA decisions to go

James Young to the NBA was almost a dead-solid certainty. Kentucky announced Thursday afternoon that the freshman guard will put his name in the draft. The Michigan native is the first Cat to make it official. Expect Julius Randle to … Continue reading

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John Calipari spends his Sunday watching Karl Towns

John Calipari was in the stands Sunday night to watch UK signee Karl Towns, Jr. earn MVP honors of the Hoop Group Tip-off in West Orange, New Jersey, reports Zagsblog. Towns scored 19 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the … Continue reading

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BBL: Kentucky football makes “statement” in Ohio

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: – Mike Dyer of the Cincinnati Enquirer writes about Kentucky football’s impressive recruiting push into Ohio. He quotes Mike Porter of ScoutingOhio.com as saying “Kentucky has made a ‘statement’ this year recruiting Ohio. There is no … Continue reading

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BBL: Picture of “Kentucky Code” leaks out

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: A fan tweeted a picture of the much-discussed “Kentucky Code” board. Is this different than the “Kentucky Effect”? Edward Aschoff writes for ESPN’s SEC blog about the recruiting surge taking place in Lexington and Knoxville. … Continue reading

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BBL: Camp reports from Virginia, plus grid news

Our Ben Roberts is all over it at the NBPA Top 100 camp in Charlottesville, Virginia. He has multiple reports on multiple prospects. Meanwhile, here it is June 15 and UK football recruiting is figuring prominently in the local news. … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Friday

Big Blue Links for Friday: Departures test UK’s depth at wide receiver Five UK football players are transferring Wide receiver DeMarcus Sweat one of the departures Three Kentucky football players travel to Ethiopia Wildcats return from trip with newfound perspective … Continue reading

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BBL: ETSU looking at Randy Sanders for head coach

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Ohio State’s Gordon Gee apologizes to UK’s Capilouto Cameron Mills sends a gift to Rick Pitino Randy Sanders a head coaching candidate at East Tennessee State Ethel McBrayer, 99-year-old UK fan, passes away Kyle Wiltjer … Continue reading

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BBL: UK football could pick up two key commits tonight

Big Blue Links for Friday: Kentucky could pick up two prominent Florida football recruits tonight, reports Chris Hays of the Orlando Sentinel. Running back JoJo Kemp and wide receiver Jeff Badet will make their announcements tonight at 7 and 7:15. … Continue reading

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Karl Towns: “I get to wear my favorite color now”

UK basketball commitment Karl Towns might be the best player in the Class of 2014, but that’s not the end of his talents. The Dominican Republic native is well-spoken, as he shows here in this interview with KSTV’s Thomas Beisner. … Continue reading

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Podcast: Next Cats talks Karl Towns, Andrew Wiggins

Karl Towns, the 6-foot-10 star from New Jersey, by way of the Dominican Republic, is expected to make his college choice on Tuesday. Towns is currently Class of 2015 star, but is expected to re-classify to the Class of 2014, … Continue reading

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