KENTUCKY RUMORS & GOSSIP

Kentucky Basketball Recruiting: Marvin Bagley III, No. 1 recruit for 2018, loves Cats’ NBA rep

INDIANAPOLIS — Marvin Bagley III, the unanimous No. 1 basketball recruit in the Class of 2018, was going on about Kentucky’s reputation for preparing players to be pros. The reporter pointed over his shoulder and Bagley turned around to see three giant images of former Wildcats star Anthony Davis splashed across the wall here at this Nike-sponsored AAU event. Bagley, who had...
Via SEC Country
2 hours ago

WATCH: BSB: Kentucky 19, South Carolina 1 - Game One

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Via Kentucky Wildcats Athletics
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky baseball stays scorching as Cats blast South Carolina 19-1 in series opener

After Kentucky baseball took two of three games against then No. 9 LSU last week, second baseman Riley Mahan said he didn’t think the Wildcats were getting the credit they deserved. A 19-1 bashing of No. 21 South Carolina on Friday night might’ve been the statement no one can ignore. The 6th-ranked Wildcats lit up the scoreboard in Columbia, South Carolina, to the tune of 20...
Via SEC Country
12 hours ago

WATCH: BSB: Missouri - Weekend Recap

Taking 2 out of 3 in the series from Missouri, Kentucky continued to stay atop the East. - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/KYwildcatsTV - Twitter- @KYwildcatsTV https://twitter.com/KYwildcatsTV - Instagram- kywildcatstv http://instagram.com/kywildcatstv
Via Kentucky Wildcats Athletics
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Draft: Kentucky Football Lacking in Quality Draft Prospects

Kentucky Football is not quite known as the NFL prospect factory. There is a vision among all college football programs. It is to win a national championship, and produce as many professional football players as they can to help build their brand. If you think of Kentucky Football in terms of the NFL draft, there […] NFL Draft: Kentucky Football Lacking in Quality Draft Prospects...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
22 hours ago

Kentucky Basketball: Hamidou Diallo Appears in the Latest NBA Mock Draft

Kentucky Basketball’s Hamidou Diallo, potentially Calipari’s first “zero-and-done”, declared for the NBA Draft. Last night, his name popped up in DraftExpress’ latest mock draft. Hamidou ‘Hami’ Diallo’s decision to not hire an agent means that he can come back next year if he doesn’t like where he’s projected. Currently, according to DraftExpress, the Kentucky...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
1 day ago

QB prospect Paul Tyson, Bear Bryant’s great-grandson, picks up offer from Kentucky

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky football is trying to bring a member of the Bryant family back to Lexington. Quarterback prospect Paul Tyson, great-grandson of legendary coach Bear Bryant, picked up an offer from the Wildcats on Thursday. Bryant, before his days at Texas A&M and Alabama, led Kentucky to eight winning seasons from 1946-53. Bryant went 60-23-5 with the Wildcats and...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

2017 NFL Draft: Who is Boom Williams? 5 things to know about the Kentucky running back

Boom Williams was a constant threat in Kentucky’s backfield as he led the Wildcats in rushing in each of his three seasons. Williams announced after Kentucky’s TaxSlayer Bowl game that he would declare for the 2017 NFL Draft and forgo his senior season in Lexington. “I felt like I did everything that I needed to do all the years I was at Kentucky,” Williams told SEC Country...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

Sacha Killeya-Jones gets high praise from Derek Willis

Sacha Killeya-Jones didn’t make the impact many hoped he would during his freshman year. Kentucky big man Sacha Killeya-Jones didn’t see a whole lot of playing time during his freshman season. Jones logged a total of 96 minutes for the entire season, shooting 17-29 from the floor while scoring 40 points, grabbing 31 rebounds, and blocking 10 shots. Arguably his best game...
Via A Sea of Blue
1 day ago

Recap of UK Softball’s Midweek Road Trip

The Cats are getting hot at the right time of the season. Two complete games and timely scoring in the later innings helped the No. 18 Kentucky softball team to a pair of midweek wins to extend their current hot streak to six games and overall record to 32-13. The Wildcats will be back in action this Friday in Lexington against the No. 3 Texas A&M with the first pitch coming...
Via A Sea of Blue
2 days ago

WATCH: BSB: Kentucky 6, Xavier 0

Kentucky starts off this week right with a win over Xavier. - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/KYwildcatsTV - Twitter- @KYwildcatsTV https://twitter.com/KYwildcatsTV - Instagram- kywildcatstv http://instagram.com/kywildcatstv
Via Kentucky Wildcats Athletics
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky baseball: Wildcats shut out Xavier to pick up midweek win

LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky baseball picked up home win No. 20 of the season in a 6-0 shutout victory against Xavier on Wednesday night behind the arm of freshman left-hander Zack Thompson. The Wildcats lead the SEC in a number of batting categories such as team batting average and runs, but it was the pitching that secured the midweek win. Kentucky (29-13, 12-6 SEC) went 3-1 last...
Via SEC Country
2 days ago

Kentucky Basketball videos to make you happy during the offseason

Kentucky Basketball is out of season, and that’s okay. These videos should make you feel better while waiting for the next jump ball. If you are like me, then you’re watching John Wall in the NBA Playoffs and you’re entertained. But more than likely, you are the average Kentucky Basketball fan, checking your calendar for the […] Kentucky Basketball videos to make you happy...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
2 days ago

WATCH: 2017 Catspys - Senior Video featuring Marlana VanHoose

The Catspys finale featured Marlana VanHoose lending her vocal skills to our Senior Video with this great rendition of "My Old Kentucky Home". - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/KYwildcatsTV - Twitter- @KYwildcatsTV https://twitter.com/KYwildcatsTV - Instagram- kywildcatstv http://instagram.com/kywildcatstv
Via Kentucky Wildcats Athletics
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranking the Kentucky Wildcats’ biggest 2017 recruits still available

Who does Kentucky have to get to round out their 2017 class? With the 2017 recruiting window closing, there are still some big names and potential key role players out there that Kentucky is hoping to bring in. The Cats have six commits (not counting Diallo), all of them five or four-star players. But for Kentucky to truly be great next year, they still have some holes to fill...
Via A Sea of Blue
2 days ago

Kentucky baseball continuing success

Kentucky’s baseball team is continuing a strong 2017 campaign University of Kentucky Baseball Head Coach Nick Mingione has had quite a successful rookie campaign at the helm of the Wildcats program. The Wildcats are coming off of a big week, where they defeated #2 Louisville last Tuesday 11-7 and then won a series over top-10 conference foe LSU, outscoring the Tigers 25-11 and...
Via A Sea of Blue
3 days ago

Kentucky Basketball: Ranking the Best Shooting Guards of the Calipari Era

Everybody loves a guy who can put the ball in the hole. Today, we’re going to look at the best shooting guards to come through Kentucky basketball in the Calipari Era. Wildcats fans have been spoiled year after year with tremendous production out of the shooting guard position. We’ve had great individual statistical seasons from the […] Kentucky Basketball: Ranking the Best...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
3 days ago

Kentucky Football: Wildcat Quarterback prospect Jarren Williams is reopening his recruitment

Jarren Williams was the first commitment in Kentucky’s 2018 recruiting class. Now, the three-star quarterback has reopened his recruitment. Jarren Williams is a three star quarterback from Central Gwinnett in Lawrenceville, Georgia. Williams had been the first commitment from the 2018 class for Mark Stoops and company. Kentucky Football Quarterback coach, Darin Hinshaw recruited...
Via Wildcat Blue Nation
3 days ago

WATCH: SB: Kentucky 10, Missouri 8

The Wildcats were off to a rocky start but rallied back and scored 6 runs in the 6th inning to beat Missouri 10-8. The Wildcats earned themselves their 2nd sweep of the season. - Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/KYwildcatsTV - Twitter- @KYwildcatsTV https://twitter.com/KYwildcatsTV - Instagram- kywildcatstv http://instagram.com/kywildcatstv
Via Kentucky Wildcats Athletics
5 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA prospects who should return to school

It didn’t take long for some college basketball stars to declare for the 2017 NBA Draft. Lonzo Ball did so in the locker room following UCLA’s season-ending loss to Kentucky in the Sweet 16. Others have taken longer to reveal their intentions. There is no doubt that projected first round pick and 2017 NCAA Champion Justin Jackson will declare for the draft, but he hasn’t said...
Via isportsweb.com
16 days ago  |  Discuss

CNN analyst takes jab at Kentucky while discussing Syria missile strike

A CNN analyst took a jab at Kentucky basketball while discussing the missile strike President Trump launched against Syria on Thursday evening.Talking about the US’ involvement in Syria, Major General James “Spider” Marks, a war analyst for CNN, said that this strike wouldn’t be an isolated incident like Kentucky’s one-and-done basketball program. Anderson Cooper didn...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky fans have destroyed Facebook rating for ref's business

NCAA referee John Higgins has had to deal with around-the-clock harassment and even death threats from Kentucky fans since the Wildcats lost to North Carolina in the Elite Eight, but it’s the damage done to the reputation of his business that could have the longest lasting effect.Higgins, who officiated Kentucky’s NCAA Tournament game on March 26, owns a roofing company in Omaha...
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Ref received death threats from Kentucky fans

Kentucky fans were angry with the amount of fouls called against the Wildcats in their Elite Eight loss to North Carolina on Sunday, and some of them have crossed the line in expressing their frustrations.According to a report from ESPN’s Jeff Goodman and Dana O’Neil, NCAA referee John Higgins met with law enforcement officials on Tuesday to discuss repeated phone calls he has...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 29, 2017  |  Discuss
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