May 19, 2017

Cats Open NCAA Regional With 6-0 Win Over DePaul

After a sometimes bumpy regular season and less-than-stellar showing in the SEC Tournament, Coach Rachel Lawson’s softball Cats were ready for the real post-season to begin.   […]
May 10, 2017

5 Reasons You Should Go To The Cliff This Weekend

The Big Blue Nation has spent a considerable chunk of time the past couple of weeks analyzing and reacting to a number of events affecting both […]
May 1, 2017

Kentucky – No Longer “Just A Basketball School”

Kentucky is a basketball school.  It must be true because I’ve read it on the internet for years.  Well, that’s the popular narrative, especially from rival […]
April 29, 2017

“The Team” Wins Kentucky AP Award

Last August while enjoying the reunion with his teammates from the 1996 National Championship team, Cameron Mills got the idea to create a documentary on the […]
April 20, 2017

Friday Night Lights For 2017 Blue/White Spring Game

Friday night lights.   When you hear that phrase,  you automatically think of high school football in Kentucky.  But for this one night in April, the […]
April 12, 2017

Leave or Stay, It’s the Player’s Choice

You know April has arrived when the winter sports are coming to an end, the spring football game is gathering more enthusiasm by the day, people […]
March 19, 2017

Weep No More, My Lady

It wasn’t supposed to end this way.  Makayla Epps wanted her Senior Night celebration to keep going far longer than Sunday’s “part 3.”  At first glance, […]
March 17, 2017

Mitchell’s Cats Survive 1st Round, Defeat Belmont 73-70

When you’re a 4 seed and open the NCAA Tournament against a 13 seed, it’s easy to assume the game will be little more than a […]
March 13, 2017

Don’t Let The Madness of March Get You Mad

I awoke Sunday morning with a very familiar feeling.  I had “sprung forward”, losing more sleep than I’d have liked because I just couldn’t stop watching […]
February 27, 2017

Cats Knock Off Gators For Sole Possession of 1st in SEC

It didn’t matter that the Cats were 23-5 and tied for first in the SEC.  It didn’t matter that a spot in the NCAA Tournament, likely […]
February 24, 2017

Epps Once Again MSU Killer in Senior Night OT Thriller

As any Kentucky fan knows, Senior Night is always special at UK, and one cannot help but be teary-eyed hearing “My Old Kentucky Home” being sung […]
February 19, 2017

Field Guide For Identifying BBN Fan Species

There are many things that make the Big Blue Nation unique.   Unlike many other fan bases, we truly are a nation.  For that matter, you could […]
February 1, 2017

Cats Avoid 3-Game Skid With Overtime Thriller

After a very long week that included an exceptionally rare 2-game losing streak (at Tennessee; Kansas), the Big Blue Nation was more than ready to start […]