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Report: Kyle Wiltjer returning to Gonzaga

Jim Meehan of the Spokesman Review reports that Kyle Wiltjer will return to Gonzaga for his senior season. The former Kentucky forward, who had a terrific first season for Gonzaga this past season after transferring to the Zags, was reported to … Continue reading

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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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