Tag Archives: Matthew Mitchell

BBL: ECU’s Lincoln Riley asked about Kentucky job

Big Blue Links for Monday: Bench bails out UK women in 71-55 win over Belmont, reports Jennifer Smith of Herald-Leader. “We just don’t seem to really try to play our best,” UK coach Matthew Mitchell said. “It just seems like … Continue reading

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BBL: John Wall can’t hide grief over death of young friend

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: John Wall breaks down in tears after big game, reports Des Bieler of the Washington Post. After leading the Washington Wizards to an overtime win over Boston, Wall couldn’t hide his grief after a 6-year … Continue reading

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Videos: SEC Women’s Basketball Media Days

Jerry Tipton is in Charlotte covering the SEC Basketball Media Days. The women got things started Tuesday and Jerry filed these videos.

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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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