Author Archives: Josh White

I'm a lifelong, die-hard Kentucky fan who loves UK sports as much as I hate UL and everything they stand for. I'd rather lose with the Boys in Blue than win with Cardinal red. That pretty much sums me up.

A Call to Arms for Kentucky Fans

*+-  If you’re anything like me, you’re going through a wide range of emotions today. You’re probably sad, sad that the nation  is giddy with anticipation of the upcoming NCAA tournament, filling out brackets five at a time, and here we sit as UK fans, left out of the Big ...

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John Calipari, Ryan Harrow

NATION OF BLUE PREVIEW: Kentucky vs. Tennessee

*+-  Tennessee Volunteers vs. Kentucky Wildcats Tuesday, January 15, 2013, Rupp Arena, Lexington, KY 7:00 Tipoff on ESPN/WatchESPN     After a heartbreaking loss on Saturday, the Cats look to rebound and get back into contention in the SEC, as they take on the hated Tennessee Volunteers.   Tennessee (8-6, ...

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Ex-UL Football Player Sues University, Coach Charlie Strong

*+-    On the eve of the biggest basketball matchup in the country, the last thing the University of Louisville needs is a distraction.   Apparently, they’re getting one anyway.   The Associated Press is reporting Former Louisville defensive lineman Patrick Grant has filed suit in Jefferson County Circuit Court ...

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NATION OF BLUE PREVIEW: Kentucky vs. Louisville

*+-    Kentucky Wildcats vs. Louisville Cardinals Saturday, December 29, 2012, KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, KY 4:30 start time, coverage by CBS     In the state of Kentucky, this is the big one. This is the game that fans circle when the schedules come out. This is the game ...

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Butch Jones

BREAKING: Tennessee Hires Butch Jones as Head Coach

*+-    After being rejected by Super Bowl-winning coach Jon Gruden and Louisville head coach Charlie Strong, it appears the Vols have found their new head coach in Cincinnati Bearcat head man Butch Jones.   Jones, as you’ll remember, was a candidate for the Kentucky job and was strongly rumored ...

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UK Gets Outplayed By Baylor, Loses at Home 64-55

*+-    In what could be dubbed as one their worst-played games of the past three years, the Kentucky Wildcats allowed an unranked Baylor Bears team to sneak out of Rupp Arena with a 64-55 win, snapping Kentucky’s 55 game winning steak at Rupp Arena and handing John Calipari his ...

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Will Any UK Football Coaching Hire Satisfy the Masses?

*+-    It looks like the UK Football coach’s search could be drawing to a close. Ever since the rumors started swirling around about Joker’s job security after the Louisville loss, we’ve had our noses stuck in computer monitors (or iPhones or iPads, if you’re one of those hoity-toity types) ...

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Cats Fall Short, Lose to Duke 75-68

*+-  It may have been a better overall effort than the Maryland game, but the Cats fell short after rallying to within three points, losing to the hated Blue Devils of Duke 75-68.   The rebounding effort was somewhat better than last Friday night, winning the battle of the boards ...

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Big Blue Preview: Kentucky vs. Duke

*+-  #3 KENTUCKY WILDCATS vs. #8 DUKE BLUE DEVILS Tuesday, November 13, 2012, Georgia Dome, Atlanta, Georgia 9:30PM Tipoff, ESPN/WatchESPN   At times it was exciting, at times it was ugly, and it even ended up downright surprising at certain points of the game. Despite struggling mightily in the rebounding ...

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Big Blue Preview: Kentucky vs. Maryland

*+-KENTUCKY WILDCATS vs. MARYLAND TERRAPINS Friday, November 09, 2012, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY 8:30PM Tipoff, ESPN This is it, folks. This is the moment we’ve been waiting for since the final buzzer of the Kentucky/Kansas National Championship game. Tonight is the night a new generation of Wildcats takes the floor ...

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Sonny Dykes

Why Sonny Dykes Will Be UK’s Next Head Coach

*+-It may have been a little earlier than we had thought, but the inevitable occurred on Sunday, when it was announced that embattled UK football coach Joker Phillips would not return to Lexington for the 2013 campaign. Almost immediately, fans took to social media and message boards with a veritable ...

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