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Breaking down Kyle Wiltjer’s 45-point night

If you missed it, former Kentucky Wildcat sharpshooter Kyle Wiltjer exploded for 45 points on Thursday night as Gonzaga beat Pacific 86-74. Here are some notes on Wiltjer’s tour-de-force: – The 45 points is the third-highest total in Gonzaga history, … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links: UK women fall; Bruce Pearl’s return

Big Blue Links for Friday:

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Kyle Wiltjer’s dunk gets him in trouble

Kyle Wiltjer scored 22 points as No. 2-ranked Gonzaga overcame a halftime deficit to win its 16th straight game, beating Santa Clara 77-63 on Thursday night. It was Wiltjer’s final basket, however, that got him into hot water. The Kentucky … Continue reading

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SEC: Kyle Wiltjer hits career-high in win over Georgia

SEC links for Thursday: Kyle Wiltjer scores 32 points to lead Gonzaga past Georgia, reports AP. It’s a new Thanksgiving rivalry for LSU and Texas A&M, reports Robert Cessna of the Bryan/College Station Eagle. LSU playing its first Thanksgiving Day … Continue reading

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Kyle Wiltjer’s transfer third-biggest SEC off-season story

Myron Medcalf of ESPN’s college basketball blog has posted a list of the five biggest off-season story lines in the SEC. The transfer of Kyle Wiltjer from Kentucky to Gonzaga was third on the list behind the suspension of Ole … Continue reading

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Kyle Wiltjer’s transfer is no surprise

Update: Wiltjer sends a message to BBN. That the news is now official that Kyle Wiltjer is transferring to Gonzaga is no surprise. Even when Wiltjer’s father seemed to leave the door open for a return to UK earlier this … Continue reading

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Still think a Kyle Wiltjer transfer likely

Greg Wiltjer’s comments to the Portland Tribune have the Big Blue Nation thinking there is a good chance that Greg’s son Kyle will in the end reject the transfer option and return to Kentucky. I’m not buying it. The guess … Continue reading

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BBL: Trent Dilfer helps pull a prank on Drew Barker

Big Blue Links for Monday: – Wescott Eberts of SB Nation has a neat story about how Trent Dilfer helped played a joke on Conner quarterback and UK commit Drew Barker in inviting him to the Elite 11 Nike Camp … Continue reading

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NBA Draft rumors, Bill Raferty and evening notes

The Evening News for Thursday: – UK’s video staff has dropped another profile of a new UK assistant football coach, or in this case support coach. It’s high-performance coach Erik Korem. It follows Neal Brown, Bradley Dale Peveto, Jimmy Brumbaugh, Derrick Ansley, Chad Scott, Tommy Mainord and … Continue reading

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BBL: It’s NBA Draft night; Matt Elam schedules UK visit

Big Blue Links for Thursday: – UK Video continues its profiles of the new coaching staff with offensive line coach John Schlarman. He follows follows Neal Brown, Bradley Dale Peveto, Jimmy Brumbaugh, Derrick Ansley, Chad Scott and Tommy Mainord. – Ben Roberts writes that former UK center Nerlens … Continue reading

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