Kentucky Basketball Adds Two Walk-Ons for 2015 Season

With the departure of Sam Malone, Tod Lanter, and Brian Long, it was only natural that Kentucky was going to add a few walk-ons this season.  Though, until this point, nobody knew who they would be. Today, the University of Kentucky answered those questions: Dillon Pulliam, a transfer from Transy, and Johnny David, a freshman […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky Fans Named Their Daughter After Willie Cauley-Stein, Walk-On Sam Malone

Kentucky basketball fans are one of the most die-hard groups in college sports, and some members of #BBN take it to the next level. One pair of huge Kentucky fans named their newborn daughter after both Willie Cauley-Stein and UK walk-on Sam Malone, their two favorite players. No, really: A woman just told me her friend named her newborn baby “Cauley-Malone Clark” after @THEwillieCS15...
Via College Spun
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Sam Malone talks Kentucky, his new business, hanging out with Gronk and more (video)

  Former Kentucky wildcats walk on Sam Malone joins Campus Insiders’ Shae Peppler to talk about his new business, his weekend hanging out with Rob Gronkowski and whether he and his teammates are over their loss to Wisconsin.   ____________________________________ Want to continue this Kentucky Wildcats discussion? Subscribe to our RSS feed to always be […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Kentucky Walk-On Sam Malone Announces He’s Starting His Own Company

Former Kentucky walk-on Sam Malone appeared in 17 games during his career, and the Wildcats never lost any of them. Last week, we showed you tee shirts that Malone jokingly had made to celebrate the accomplishment. This week, he’s apparently taken it a step further. Malone, who claims he always dreamed of owning his own company, announced on Twitter that he’d launched his own...
Via College Spun
April 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky Walk-On Sam Malone Earns Spotlight with T-Shirts

Many of you have probably never heard of Sam Malone. No, I’m not talking about the wisecracking bartender played by Ted Danson on Cheers. I mean the Kentucky Wildcats walk-on who spent four years with the team, winning a national championship in 2012. A 5-foot-11 senior guard from Scituate, Massachusetts, Malone averaged 0.27 points over 1.4 minutes per game in his four seasons...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky Walk-On Sam Malone Selling Incredible T-Shirt

A fan favorite, Kentucky walk-on Sam Malone has come out with a t-shirt of him smoking a cigar. Take a look at the t-shirt, which is selling for $24.99: BOOOOOOOM Official: Sam Malone "WON EVERY GAME I PLAYED" Human Victory Cigar T-Shirts — Sam Malone (@SamMaloneuk13) April 9, 2015 Read an interview Malone did […] The post Kentucky...
Via Diehardsport
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Kentucky Walk-On Sam Malone Is Selling “Human Victory Cigar” Shirts Now That His NCAA Career Is Over

Plenty of athletes look to profit off of their likeness, between signing autographs and merchandise, after finishing up their unpaid collegiate athletics careers. Kentucky walk-on Sam Malone may not be one of the seven Wildcats heading to the NBA Draft, but he is no different. In four years, the Wildcats’ record in games that Malone played in was an unblemished 17-0, which includes...
Via College Spun
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Malone enjoying anonymity at end of Kentucky's bench

The name rings a bell. It's OK, you can laugh about it. Sam Malone totally gets it. Grow up an hour south of Boston as the namesake of the one of the most popular TV characters of the 1980s and 90s and you get used to the jokes even if you happened to be born just months before ''Cheers'' and Ted Danson - who played the former Red Sox pitcher turned womanizing barkeep that fetched...
Via Associated Press
March 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarrod Polson, Tod Lanter and Sam Malone Earn NABC Academic Honors

Photo by Jason Marcum Three Kentucky Wildcats have been honored by the National Association of Basketball Coaches for excellence in the classroom during the 2013-14 academic school year. Tod Lanter, Sam Malone and Jarrod Polson were all tabbed to the NABC’s Honors Court on Monday. In order to earn recognition on the Honors Court, a student-athlete must be a junior or senior, own...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky Walk-On Sam Malone Goes Hard In The Paint After ESPN Insider

After ESPN Insider Jeff Goodman made a backhanded swipe at Wildcat Sam Malone, the junior walk-on went hard in the paint after the Worldwide Leader.
Via Gamedayr
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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