Patrick Towles gets SEC Helmet Sticker

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Patrick Towles keeps earning respect as he has earned an ESPN SEC helmet sticker for his performance in the 3 overtime loss to Florida. Patrick Towles, Kentucky: The Wildcats weren’t able to pull out the win, but Towles, who is in his first season as Kentucky’s full-time starting quarterback, played a heck of a game. [...]

Bob Knight Plays Chicken with a Cow

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ESPN.com is reporting that former Indiana head coach Bobby Knight hit a cow recently with his vehicle. CODY, Wyo. — Hall of Fame basketball coach Bob Knight escaped injury when his vehicle struck a cow on a dark northern Wyoming highway. The Wyoming Highway Patrol says the accident occurred about 8:45 p.m. Aug. 22 on [...]

ESPN Super Tuesday, UK to be featured 4 times

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UK will be on four times! ESPN announces its "Super Tuesday" schedule. UK is featured four times (Jan. 13, Feb. 10, Feb. 17 and March 3). — CoachCal.com (@CoachCalDotCom) August 13, 2014 The Super Tuesday games include a matchup with Missouri (Jan. 13), at LSU (Feb. 10), at Tennessee (Feb. 17) and at Georgia (March [...]

Dan Dakich Drinking the Big Blue Kool-Aid

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ESPN basketball analyst Dan Dakich thinks no one will beat Kentucky next season. Said it earlier will say it again..nobody’s beating Kentucky — Dan Dakich (@dandakich) August 12, 2014 Simpletons will shout “like last yr”.. This Kentucky team has maturity and experience and massive talent can’t see it losing — Dan Dakich (@dandakich) August 12, [...]

UK Hoops to Face Baylor in ESPN’s College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon

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Wildcats are one of four women’s teams featured in the seventh annual Marathon along with Baylor, Connecticut and Stanford LEXINGTON, Ky.  – The Kentucky women’s basketball team has been selected to participate in ESPN’s seventh annual College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon, the network announced Monday. UK will play host to the Baylor Lady Bears on Monday, [...]

Kentucky Men’s and Women’s Basketball a Part of Tip-Off Marathon

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John Calipari and Matthew Mitchell’s clubs will both be featured on ESPN’s Seventh Annual College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon. Here is the release from ESPN: ESPN’s seventh annual College Hoops Tip-Off Marathon – more than 24 hours of consecutive coverage to mark the start of the 2014-15 season over Monday, Nov. 17 and Tuesday, Nov. 18 [...]

Mark Stoops to take part in ESPN’s “Car Wash”

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Kentucky’s Mark Stoops is scheduled to participate in  ESPN’s annual “car wash” on Monday, July 21. From secsports.com The schedules for the SEC’s 14 coaches will include a mixture of interviews with more than 25 different shows and writers across ESPN’s television, radio and digital media platforms. The coaches will also be interviewed by ESPN.com [...]

ESPN’S SPORTSCENTER TO TELEVISE GOLDEN SPIKES AWARD PRESENTATION

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Amateur baseball’s top award to be presented live on July 17 during noon ET show DURHAM, N.C. – USA Baseball and ESPN jointly announced on Tuesday that the 2014 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award, presented annually to the top amateur player in the U.S., would be presented live on ESPN’s flagship program, SportsCenter, on Thursday, [...]

NBA Trade Rumors for Rajon Rondo Picking Back Up

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The Houston Rockets are reportedly interested in trading for Rajon Rondo. So look for Rockets to re-enter trade game for longtime Houston target Rajon Rondo as well as try to work their way into mix for Kevin Love — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 14, 2014 The Rockets have missed out on every free agent conquest [...]