Hamidou Diallo Plans to Return to Kentucky for 2017-18 Season

Hamidou Diallo Plans to Return to Kentucky for 2017-18 Season

From UK Athletics Freshman guard tested NBA Draft waters but did not hire an agent to protect his eligibility LEXINGTON, Ky. – Hamidou Diallo is coming back to Kentucky. Diallo, a freshman guard, plans to return to UK for the 2017-18 season after going through the process of declaring for the NBA Draft. Utilizing NCAA […]

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Wildcats Will face Virginia Tech and West Virginia next season

Wildcats Will face Virginia Tech and West Virginia next season

From UK Athletics  UK will make its third all-time trip next season to Morgantown, West Virginia BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Always one of the main events of the college basketball season, the Kentucky men’s basketball team’s draw in the annual Big 12/SEC Challenge will once again be an enticing one as the Wildcats will travel to […]

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Kentucky Rolls to Win in SEC Tournament Opener

Kentucky Rolls to Win in SEC Tournament Opener

From UK Athletics Third-seeded Wildcats get six scoreless innings from bullpen HOOVER, Ala. – Kole Cottam’s fourth inning home run over the 405-foot mark in centerfield gave No. 8 Kentucky the lead for good and the bullpen worked six scoreless innings as the Wildcats opened the SEC Tournament with a 7-2 win over South Carolina […]

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May 23rd podcast with Tom Leach and Sean Hjelle

May 23rd podcast with Tom Leach and Sean Hjelle

On this edition of the Big Blue Insider we talk to Tom Leach on UK Basketball and Football. The SEC Pitcher of the Year Sean Hjelle calls in from Hoover Alabama where UK Baseball prepares for the SEC Tournament. Also possible Diallo news and a fake recruit. Listen live to Big Blue Insider weeknights at […]

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An elite athlete, then a head coach, Guy Morriss now in the battle of his life

  Fifteen years ago in my then-position as Sports Manager at WKYT, I would spend hours in an editing room, copying the highlights from UK football games to archive master tapes. It was tedious, but I enjoyed it. I love covering college football and it was especially fun during that 2002 season. That’s the year […]

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May 22nd podcast with Rachel Lawson and Julian Tackett

On this edition of the Big Blue Insider Mark Buerger guest hosts. We are joined by UK Softball coach Rachel Lawson, to talk about advancing to the Super Regional, and Julian Tackett of the KHSAA to discuss the state track meet that was canceled. Plus UK basketball is getting new lorcker rooms. Listen live to […]

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Seven Wildcats Receive All-Southeastern Conference Honors

From UK Athletics Sean Hjelle Named SEC Pitcher of the Year; Pompey, Salow First-Team All-SEC LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sean Hjelle was named Southeastern Conference Pitcher of the Year to highlight a bushel of honors the Kentucky baseball team earned in a vote of league coaches, the conference announced Monday. Joining Hjelle on the First-Team All-SEC […]

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Mingione Named Southeastern Conference Coach of Year

From UK Athletics First-year head coach led Kentucky to most regular season wins since 2012 LEXINGTON, Ky. – First-year Kentucky head coach Nick Mingione has been named Southeastern Conference Coach of the Year by his peers, it was announced by the league on Monday. Kentucky enters this week’s SEC Tournament with 38 wins, ranked in […]

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