Tag Archives: Nerlens Noel

BBL: Kentucky-Mississippi State prepare for “rivalry game”

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Kentucky’s remaining schedule now not looking so manageable Mississippi State’s linebackers vying to be SEC’s best Maxwell Smith gets the nod as starter for Thursday game Coaches think Jalen Whitlow may be able to play … Continue reading

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BBL: Top recruit Malik Newman deflecting hype

Big Blue Links for Wednesday: Rivals No. 1 Class of 2015 basketball recruit Malik Newman is deflecting hype Kentucky basketball’s recruiting class for 2014 coming into focus UK finding more options as Hatcher proves a quick study Max Smith returns … Continue reading

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Big Blue Links for Tuesday

Big Blue Links for Tuesday: Mark Story on the death of Dallas Owens Mark Maloney catches up with former Cats at Cal’s Pro Camp H-L photo gallery from Calipari’s Pro Camp Brady Taylor picks Virginia Tech over Kentucky Stoops loses … Continue reading

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Noel, Mays, Goodwin and Beckham talk at Pro Camp

This from John Calipari’s Pro Camp this morning, which featured former UK players Nerlens Noel, Julius Mays, Archie Goodwin and Twany Beckham. Mark Maloney of the Herald-Leader covered the presser and has this report.

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BBL: Harrison twins arrive; Sex scandal at Vandy

Big Blue Links for Saturday: – After being at NBA Draft, Kyle Tucker of the C-J arrived back at Blue Grass Field just in time to see the Harrison twins arrive in Lexington. Circle of life. Step off plane from … Continue reading

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Conflicting UK football reports and more notes

Some late afternoon notes for Friday: – Conflicting reports on former Pittsburgh running back Rushel Shell. His mom says he is considering West Virginia, Ohio State and Kentucky. Jason Rowland of Rivals said earlier this week that UK is not … Continue reading

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BBL: The morning after one crazy NBA Draft

Big Blue Links for Friday: – The story in Philadelphia last night wasn’t so much acquiring former Kentucky center Nerlens Noel, but the trade of guard Jrue Holidy to get Noel. New 76ers general manager Sam Hinkie made his first … 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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Jay Bilas has doubts about Nerlens Noel’s offensive game

Just got off ESPN teleconference with Jay Bilas, in which the college basketball analyst said (a) he thinks Ben McLemore is the best prospect in the draft, and (b) he doesn’t see Nerlens Noel as ever being a great offensive … Continue reading

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