Vandy, Virginia play for NCAA title; Cats beat both this year

Vandy, Virginia play for NCAA title; Cats beat both this year

V is for victory – and it also stands for Vanderbilt, or Virginia. One of these teams will be this year’s College World Series champion. If they get the chance, Kentucky’s baseball Wildcats likely will be watching the winner-take-all game and you couldn’t blame them if they can’t shake one overriding thought: We beat both […]

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A.J. Reed wins Dick Howser Trophy, one of baseball’s top awards

A.J. Reed wins Dick Howser Trophy, one of baseball’s top awards

OMAHA, Neb. – Kentucky junior pitcher/first baseman A.J. Reed, who enjoyed possibly the greatest individual season in UK history this year, is the 28th recipient of the Dick Howser Trophy, presented by Easton Foundations, as college baseball’s Player of the Year. The presentation was made Saturday during a national news conference at TD Ameritrade Park, site of […]

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KENTUCKY MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM TO TAKE “BIG BLUE BAHAMAS” TOUR

KENTUCKY MEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM TO TAKE “BIG BLUE BAHAMAS” TOUR

Wildcats to play three international opponents over six games in Nassau NASSAU, Bahamas – The University of Kentucky men’s basketball team, the 2014 NCAA Division I national runner-up, will face international teams from the Dominican Republic, France and Puerto Rico during a foreign tour – named the Big Blue Bahamas tour – from August 10-17 […]

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June 12th podcast with Mark Buerger again!

June 12th podcast with Mark Buerger again!

On this edition of the Big Blue Insider Mark Buerger guest hosts again! He talks about ranking coaches who prepare NBA players, Julius Randle’s injured foot or non-injured foot, and Mark’s favorite topic flopping/taking a dive. Listen live weeknights at 6pm on 630 WLAP or wlap.com Hour 1 Hour 2

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Dominique Hawkins on his trip to China and next season (video and transcript)

From UK sports video Kentucky Wildcats TV: Dominique Hawkins Press Conference From UK Athletics Kentucky Men’s Basketball Dominique Hawkins Media Availability Thursday, June 12, 2014 Memorial Coliseum – Lexington, Ky. Dominique Hawkins On the food in China … “Oh my gosh, I don’t even want to talk about it. I found something that I ate […]

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REED NAMED FIRST-TEAM ALL-AMERICA, SIGNS WITH ASTROS

From UK Athletics Former UK Star A.J. Reed Inks First Pro Contract with Houston Astros LEXINGTON, Ky. – The 2014 Baseball America College Player of the Year, Kentucky’s A.J. Reed has been named a first-team All-America as the utility player, it was announced by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association. Reed, a second-round pick of […]

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June 11th podcast with guest host Mark Buerger

On this edition of Big Blue Insider Mark Buerger guest hosts. We ask what sport would you play if you could professionally, and talk about many other topics. Chris Fischer of 24/7 and Cats Pause calls in to talk about the football recruits that are camping at UK. Frank Minnifield (former Cardinal and Brown but […]

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June 10th podcast featuring John Clay, Kent Taylor, and Dan Manley

On this edition of the Big Blue Insider we are joined in studio by John Clay @johnclayiv of the Lexington Herald Leader, Kent Taylor @KentTaylorWAVE of WAVE TV to talk the Belmont and Hall of Famer Dan Manley. Listen live weeknights at 6pm on 630 WLAP or wlap.com Hour 1 Hour 2

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