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Kentucky Wildcats’ Chance at “Something Historic”

“You have a chance to do something historic.” This was a quote by ESPN’s basketball analyst Jay Bilas made when talking to the Kentucky Basketball team in the locker room during their Big Blue Bahamas trip. Well, Jay, that statement seems a bit vague – doesn’t it? I’m not necessarily surprised that the statement was […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Bilas And Young Jeezy Finally Meet

It’s no secret that ESPN college basketball analyst — and dangerously self-aware NBA Draft Drinking Game guru — Jay Bilas has an affinity for rapper Young Jeezy. Bilas has been referencing Jeezy for years on Twitter and during game broadcasts. In turn, Jeezy rewarded Bilas with a shoutout on E-40′s “Function”,  a track Jeezy guested on:  “City where we don’t do...
Via Next Impulse Sports
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Bilas Fires Back At Texas AD Steve Patterson, Says He Has “Uneducated Views”

Earlier this week, Texas AD Steve Patterson, while taking in the College World Series, spoke his mind about the future of college athletics. In his rant, which was aimed at those who oppose the current state of affairs, he specifically called out ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas, who has been critical of the NCAA and its practices for some time now. Bilas, on Twitter, actually...
Via College Spun
June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Texas AD Steve Patterson Calls Out Jay Bilas During NCAA Rant

Bilas Former Duke basketball player and current ESPN college basketball analyst Jay Bilas has not been shy about his disdain for many of the practices of the NCAA and its member schools. Bilas has long been outspoken about his view on the concept of amateurism, and even once famously called out the organization for selling football jerseys online based on the “likeness” of athletes...
Via College Spun
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Bilas March Madness Bracket Predictions 2014: Picks Michigan State To Win Title

ESPN analyst Jay Bilas rolled out his March Madness bracket predictions for the 2014 NCAA Tournament on Monday. He picks Michigan State to win the tourney.
Via Gamedayr
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Bilas Forced NCAA to Stop Selling Player Jerseys on Their Website

The power of social media strikes again. Jay Bilas exposed the NCAA for using players names to sell jerseys on their NCAA approved website. The bad press forced the NCAA to stop selling the jerseys immediately. Emmert on NCAA selling player merch: "We recognize why that could be seen as hypocritical. … We're going to exit that business immediately." — Matt Norlander...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

How Jay Bilas Got to Delete Its Search Function

It is a pretty good racket the NCAA has going on. They can punish Universities and kids for accepting a cheeseburger, but they are making billions off that same kids’ likeness. It is hypocritical and everyone knows it. ESPN’s Jay Bilas decided to show how hypocritical in a practical way. Go to, type in "Manziel" in upper right search box, hit...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Jay Bilas critical of Notre Dame’s highlighter green uniforms

Jay Bilas is one of the announcers that is not going to shy away from his opinion. During Thursday night’s Notre Dame-Marquette game in the Big East Tournament, Bilas took a shot at the Adidas designed jerseys. Bilas, Bill Raferty and Sean McDonough were also critical of the white uniforms that ND wore for their first-round game. Here’s the shoes that helped fuel Notre Dame to...
Via Diehardsport
March 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Notre Dame’s jerseys are awful, Jay Bilas savages the team’s warmups (pics/video)

As the Cincinnati Bearcats unfortunately were forced to do on Wednesday in spectacular nightmare fuel fashion, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish also debuted the team’s Zubaz-inspired new basketball uniforms designed by adidas during a appearance in the Big East Tournament. And again, much like the Bearcats, the Fighting Irish’s new duds were awful, just awful. I mean really ugly...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Jay Bilas photobombs UCLA Bruins cheerleaders

Jay Bilas and ESPN's College GameDay headed out west for the UCLA vs Arizona game, and Bilas took the opportunity to photobomb to Bruins cheerleaders.
Via Gamedayr
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss
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