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BBL: UK target Matt Elam is ready (almost)

Big Blue Links for Monday: Matt Elam will announce his college choice on Thursday, reports Ben Roberts of the Herald-Leader. John Hardin defensive tackle Matt Elam announced Sunday night that he will reveal his college decision at noon Thursday. Elam … Continue reading

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Video: Matthew Mitchell wants “competitiveness”

The day after his team lost 57-55 at home to Alabama, Kentucky women’s basketball coach Matthew Mitchell said his team showed no “competitiveness” in the loss to the Crimson Tide. He said he was looking for players who will compete … Continue reading

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BBL: P.J. Hairston, Leslie McDonald now UNC scouts

Big Blue Links for Thursday: P.J. Hairston and Leslie McDonald are adding punch to North Carolina’s scout team as their status remains in limbo, writes Stephen Schramm of the Fayetteville Observer. Willie Cauley-Stein reveals he battles a sickle-cell trait, reports … Continue reading

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Video: Post-game after UK women’s epic victory

ARLINGTON, Texas — Clips from the post-game press conference after the fifth-ranked Kentucky women’s epic 133-130 four-overtime win over No. 9 Baylor at AT&T Stadium. In the first clip, UK coach Matthew Mitchell and players Bria Goss and Jennifer O’Neill … Continue reading

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Video: Matthew Mitchell on playing Baylor

It’s press conference day at Memorial Coliseum, where we just heard from UK women’s basketball coach Matthew Mitchell about Friday night’s game against Baylor. Kentucky is ranked No. 5 and Baylor No. 9 in the latest Associated Press poll. UK … Continue reading

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Video: Matthew Mitchell’s Big Blue Madness dance

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Kentucky’s last win over Florida and more notes

Some late-lunch or post-lunch notes and links: Here is the Herald-Leader’s coverage from the last time Kentucky beat Florida, which was a 10-3 win over the Gators in 1886, er, 1986. Jerry Caliborne’s Cats finished 5-5-1 that season. They followed … Continue reading

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BBL: UK women fall; Football gets Florida lineman

Big Blue Links for Monday: Georgia ends UK women's 34-game home court winning streak. Khaalidah Miller scores 25 to lead Lady Bulldogs to win in Lexington. Matthew Mitchell takes the blame after soft week of practice. Complainers complain, but UK … Continue reading

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Video: Matthew Mitchell previews LSU game

On Friday, UK women’s coach Matthew Mitchell talked about his team’s loss at South Carolina on Thursday and Sunday’s game with LSU.

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BBL: One Cat says he is staying while one is told to go

The two hot UK topics for today’s Big Blue Links are the one player who said he is staying, though few may believe him, and the one player who is unexpectedly leaving. Almost as big as Kentucky clinching its 45th … Continue reading

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