It was a cold, windy morning, but it didn’t keep a couple hundred fans from the Tim Couch Practice Fields to watch Shannon Dawson’s offense put on a show.
In a quick break from basketball talk, let’s take a look at Big Blue Nation’s favorite football player.
The original title of this AP articleis “Confident Cauley-Stein is thriving in mentor role with the Wildcats”, however I think it is more about how Willie has found his confidence on and off the court and less about the players around him.
News coming from the UK football team just now. Ben Roberts of NextCats just tweeted out that Kordell Looney has committed to the Wildcats.
Three-star defensive tackle Kordell Looney has committed to Kentucky.
Kentucky is coming off a very impressive win against West Virginia Thursday night. They were extremely focused on both sides of the ball and dominated nearly every aspect of the game.
Numerous people are saying Rick Barnes has been fired from the head coaching job at Texas. This isn’t necessarily surprising as Barnes has massively underachieved with a ton of talent. Maybe, this just goes to show that you also have to be a great coach when you are a good recruiter, cough cough USBWA voters.
Bob Kravitz of WTHR in Indianapolis has a warning for those who hate Kentucky. Don’t read the column where he explains you should be cheering for the Wildcats.
We’re about 40 minutes from tip off, and The Q is starting to buzz. To help you pass the time, here are some sights and sounds, starting with the Cats taking the court:
Our favorite tatted fan, Thomas Younce, is ready:
New Jersey governor Chris Christie is here in a Notre Dame hoodie (his daughter goes to school there):
Finally, Sam Malone’s mother Linda and Jake Craft are sporting #13 Malone jerseys:
Now all they need are some headbands and they’re set.
Live blog in 30…
— John Wall (@JohnWall) March 28, 2015
Yeah, I guess if you play at Kentucky for a year you don’t care about the program. Once again these guys continue to be proud to have worn Kentucky’s jersey no matter how long it was.