June 18, 2018

In the Biggest Week of His Life, Kevin Knox Takes a Minute to Reflect

The 2018 NBA Draft that once seemed so far in the distance is now right upon us. It seems like the college basketball season just ended […]
June 17, 2018

Hagans Signs with Kentucky, Reclassifies to 2018 Class

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Already verbally committed to the University of Kentucky and now an early graduate out of high school, highly regarded point guard Ashton Hagans […]
June 12, 2018

Kentucky WBB Announces 2018 Non-Conference Schedule

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Big Blue Nation is going to have plenty of chances to see the University of Kentucky women’s basketball team in person this season […]
June 6, 2018

Vanderbilt a possible first round pick

BY LARRY VAUGHT Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook editor/publisher Chris Dortch doesn’t think having Wenyen Gabriel and Jarred Vanderbilt both keep their names in the NBA […]
June 4, 2018

C.M. Newton Passes Away

LEXINGTON, Ky. – C.M. Newton, former student-athlete and director of athletics at the University of Kentucky, passed away Monday in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He was 88. “C.M. […]
May 31, 2018

Keldon Johnson, Brotherly Love

BY LARRY VAUGHT Chris Johnson can remember when his youngest son, Keldon, was a little boy and would be playing basketball outside — sometimes when the […]
May 30, 2018

Wenyen Gabriel Elects to Remain in 2018 NBA Draft

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Hours ahead of the NCAA deadline to return to school, Kentucky men’s basketball sophomore forward Wenyen Gabriel has decided to remain in the […]
May 30, 2018

Washington to Return to Kentucky for Sophomore Season

LEXINGTON, Ky. – PJ Washington will be playing basketball for the Kentucky Wildcats in 2018-19. After going through the NBA Draft process and declaring for the […]
May 24, 2018

Anthony Davis, Karl-Anthony Towns Earn All-NBA Honors

LEXINGTON, Ky. – With all of Kentucky men’s basketball’s success at the professional level, no player has ever earned All-NBA distinction three or more times in […]
May 24, 2018

Brad Calipari Headed to Europe for Basketball Trip

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky men’s basketball junior Brad Calipari is headed for a second tour with the Global Sports Academy. After an eight-day basketball trip to […]
May 23, 2018

The Houston Rockets Run the Historical Gamut In Oracle Arena

The Houston Rockets entered the Western Conference Finals versus the Golden State Warriors with the home court advantage and promptly watched it evaporate in 48 minutes […]
May 16, 2018

Mike Pratt talks Vanderbilt

BY LARRY VAUGHT Former University of Kentucky All-American Mike Pratt played professional basketball and also coached at that level. He has numerous NBA contacts today and […]
May 16, 2018

John Pelphrey has a regret that will never go away

By LARRY VAUGHT John Pelphrey knows he’s led a blessed life – but he does have one major regret that likely will never go away. He […]