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Thursday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/22/2017 10:05 PM
BASKETBALL Cats Illustrated: Breaking down round one while previewing the encore LA Times: Critics come with the territory for Coach Cal scout.com: Cal, Stoops sign two-year contract extensions with the Cats Nation of Blue: Kentucky basketball uniforms ranked near the bottom of Sweet 16 teams MSN: Sweet 16 heavyweight battle CatsPause: Kentucky now the favorite for 2018 5-star PG... Read More

Wednesday Wildcat Links

on 03/22/2017 6:00 AM
BASKETBALL: SEC Country: De'Aaron Fox ready to 'start getting on the rim' for Kentucky KSR: Fox, Monk in top 10 of new DraftExpress mock draft H-L: Calipari's comments suggest UK wont take a grad transfer in 2017 H-L: 'Pure Bile' awaits Calipari in Memphis, a city that once reguarded him as a god Cats Pause: UCLA coach Steve Alford knows Kentucky is a be... Read More

Tuesday Wildcat Links

on 03/21/2017 6:00 AM
BASKETBALL: SEC Country: Kentucky is going to need its bench in sweet 16 SEC Country: Malik Monk's block 'biggest play of the game' for Kentucky KSR: Coach Cal talks lofty expectations and takes a shot at fair-weather fans H-L: As UK plays on, 'scary good' Diallo waits for his turn in the spotlight C-J: UCLA a slight early favorite over Kentucky C-J: Issac&nbs... Read More

Monday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/19/2017 8:23 PM
BASKETBALL USA Today: How Kentucky's freshmen backcourt saved the Wildcats USA Today: Kentucky rises to the occasion SEC Country: Wichita State talked, Kentucky listened Fox Sports: How Kentucky's win hurt the NCAA Tournament NBC Sports: Kentucky outlasts Wichita State in slugfest Herald Leader: Monk shows he is more than just a scorer C-J: Wichita State wakes up Kentu... Read More

Sunday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/18/2017 10:36 PM
BASKETBALL SB Nation: Wichita State is trash talking Kentucky ahead of game Wildcat Blue Nation: Wichita State player calls out Adebayo and Kentucky Wildcats KSR: The Wildcats won't trash talk Wichita WDRB: Comparing Calipari, Pitino and Tubby after 8 seasons UK Athletics: Wichita State- Kentucky, not your typical 10-2 matchup CoachCal.com: Cats, Shockers cross paths again ... Read More

Saturday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/18/2017 12:09 AM
BASKETBALL USA Today: Fox, Adebayo lead Kentucky past NKU USA Toady: Monk insists he is not in a funk scout.com: Bam's 15 points, 18 rebounds lead Kentucky past scrappy NKU Fox News: Freshmen lead Kentucky to win over NKU Lex 18: UK survives and advances SEC Country: Humphries unsure about future at UK Herald Leader: Three takeaways from Kentucky's worrisome March Madn... Read More

Friday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/16/2017 9:23 PM
BASKETBALL WDRB: Calipari does it all, but keeps it simple for the Wildcats A Sea of Blue: How Wildcats can win Tournament in 5 simple steps USA Today: Kentucky has defied doubters before FanSided: Kentucky experiencing unusual doubt prior to NCAA Tournament Herald Leader: Kentucky looks to Bam to lead the way in the tournament C-J: Hawkins: The kid we were 'blessed' to h... Read More

Tom's bracket picks

on 03/16/2017 8:28 AM
   I did one bracket, starting by picking game-by-game with no preconception about what the final product would be.      As I told a listener who asked me on "The Leach Report" earlier this week, I'm picking Kansas as the first '1' seed to go out.  The Jayhawks have had a plethora of distractions this season and I'm thinking that Big 1... Read More

Thursday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/15/2017 8:02 PM
BASKETBALL Sporting News: Why the biggest threat in Kentucky's bracket might appear in Round 2 A Sea of Blue: Wildcats will run as far as Fox will take them SEC Country: Fox hitting stride again changes everything for Kentucky USA Today: Why Kentucky can win it all ESPN: Jeff Ruby promises free steak dinners if NKU upsets Kentucky KSR: Malone's pledges to buy all UK stude... Read More

Wednesday Wildcat Links

on 03/15/2017 6:00 AM
BASKETBALL: SEC Country: Why Kentucky can escape brutal South Region SEC Country: Sacha Killeya-Jones working through frustration KSR: Bam Adebayo tabbed as one of 10 potential breakout stars H-L: For Kentucky to soar in the NCAA tournament, De'Aaron Fox must keep flying H-L: Cal-culated indignation? Kentucky's coach regularly cries foul with NCAA tourney process ... Read More

Tuesday Wildcat Links

on 03/14/2017 6:00 AM
BASKETBALL: SEC Country: Kentucky' Hamdiou Diallo glad he enrolled early, eager for next year Vaughts Views: Monk makes USBWA All-America second team H-L: Kentucky still seeks consistency on path from good to great C-J: Northern Kentucky: 5 things to know about UK's foe KSR: Sean Woods pleads guilty KSR: 10 things to know about Kentucky's run in the south re... Read More

Monday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/12/2017 8:10 PM
BASKETBALL Rant Sports: Arkansas player gets tossed out for smacking Fox in the face FanSided: Kentucky claims the SEC Vaught's Views: Highlights from Sunday's game KSR: Cal questions the purpose of conference tournaments CBS Sports: 2017 NCAA Tournament LA Times: Kentucky, Michigan, SMU win conference tournament titles CoachCal.com: Kentucky tabbed No. 2 seed in South... Read More

Sunday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/11/2017 10:00 PM
BASKETBALL USA Today: Fox takes Kentucky to better places USA Today: Should propensity for close games concern Kentucky? The New York Times: Freshmen keep Kentucky on track for third straight SEC title Rant Sports: Fox's clutch buckets send Kentucky to SEC final C-J: Kentucky 79. Alabama 74 KSR: Calipari explains how Kentucky won Vaught's Views: Arkansas won't be i... Read More

Saturday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/10/2017 7:40 PM
BASKETBALL A Sea of Blue: Biggest improvements UK must make in SEC Tournament Herald Leader: After recent slow starts, Kentucky gets post season off to fast start KY Forward: Kentucky knocks off Georgia for third time this season SEC Country: Briscoe coming out fighting Nation of Blue: Kentucky will face Alabama in semifinals and updated bracket WDRB: Hawkins sets tone in Kentuck... Read More

Friday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/09/2017 10:17 PM
BASKETBALL WDRB: Calipari welcomes this year's SEC experience C-J: Kentucky not holding anything back enter SEC Tournament Nation of Blue: Kentucky will face Georgia on Friday SEC Country: Round 3 with Georgia a good measuring stick for NCAA readiness Wildcat Blue Nation: Kentucky's biggest threat for quarterfinal round of Tournament CoachCal.com: Cats in for a 'war&#... Read More

Thursday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/08/2017 10:12 PM
BASKETBALL Nation of Blue: Updated bracketology has Kentucky with difficult path to Final Four WYMT: Kentucky players not concerned with individual accolades USA Today: The meaning of Cal's tweak SEC Country: BBN should rout for a loss this weekend and here is why CatsPause: Kentucky not the favorite to win SEC Tournament? Vaught's Views: If UK defends at high level, it c... Read More

Wednesday Wildcat Links

on 03/08/2017 4:00 AM
BASKETBALL: SEC Country: Malik Monk wins SEC Freshman of the year SEC Country: John Calipari tweaking again for the SEC Tournament  Sports Illustrated: Sports Illustrated's 18th annual All Glue Team KSR: Monk named AP SEC Player of the Year, Newcomer of the Year Cincinnati.com: Monk named SEC's top freshman, De'Aaron Fox joins him on first team A Sea Of... Read More

Tuesday Wildcat Links

on 03/07/2017 5:00 AM
BASKETABALL: H-L: Kentucky moves up to 8th in AP Poll H-L: Calipari: Kentucky 'has learned to fight' but needs postseason tweak Vaughts Views: Bam Adebayo SEC Freshman of the Week again KSR: Malik Monk named All-American by Sporting News A Sea Of Blue: Malik Monk and De'Aaron Fox: USA Today All-Americans Cats Pause: Jay Bilas on Kentucky: 'They have to d... Read More

Monday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/05/2017 8:13 PM
BASKETBALL scout.com: Cats to open SEC Tournament against Bulldogs or Volunteers MSN: Kentucky's path to another SEC title USA Today: Kentucky waits for Georgia-Tennessee winner in SEC Tournament CoachCal.com: Kentucky opens SEC Tournament play on Friday Herald Leader: Who's hot and who's not Vaught's Views: Is Calipari ready to put Hawkins into the starting lineu... Read More

Sunday Wildcat Links

By Cassie on 03/04/2017 10:56 PM
BASKETBALL scout.com: Wildcats climb out of early hole, close regular season with win against A&M Rant Sports: Kentucky overcomes 15-point deficit Herald Leader: Pattern continues for Kentucky C-J: UK wins the SEC outright with win at Texas A&M KSR: Observations from UK's game against Texas A&M on Saturday Vaught's Views: Another slow start, another big finish... Read More
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