Big Blue Nation, do you want ESPN’s College Gameday to visit Lexington for next weekend’s game against Mississippi State? Here’s who you need to contact on Twitter: Need somewhere to take @CollegeGameDay next wkend. — Lee Fitting (@leefitting) October 16, 2014 Let your voice be heard BBN!
Chad Ford of ESPN.com thinks Kentucky freshman point guard Tyler Ulis really helped himself at the NBA Combine. Here is what he had to say: And perhaps the biggest winner of the weekend was freshman Tyler Ulis. A number of scouts who felt Ulis wasn’t tall enough — he measured 5-foot-9 in shoes with a [...]
Gene Wojciechowski of ESPN has listed the stars of the half season and Kentucky’s Mark Stoops was a nominee for Coach of the Half Season. Coach of the Half Season Nominees: Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly, Florida State’s Jimbo Fisher, Ole Miss’s Hugh Freeze, Mississippi State’s Dan Mullen, Baylor’s Art Briles, Kentucky’s Mark Stoops, USC’s Steve [...]
ESPN has Kentucky projected in a Bowl game. Would you ever think you would read that in Mark Stoops’ second year? Me either. Here is a look: College Football Playoff semifinal (Rose Bowl): Auburn Capital One Orange Bowl: Mississippi State Cotton Bowl: Ole Miss Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl: Alabama Citrus Bowl: Georgia TaxSlayer Bowl: Missouri Outback [...]
SEC Nation to Air Live from Starkville Prior to No. 6 Texas A&M at No. 14 Mississippi State Game Traveling Pre-Game Show to Visit Kentucky on Oct. 25 The SEC Network’s traveling pre-game show, SEC Nation, will make its first visit to Starkville, Miss. next Saturday, Oct. 4 prior to the No. 6 Texas A&M [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]