A quick video that was making the rounds on social media Saturday night after Kentucky got creamed by Florida 88-66 featured a smiling, seemingly carefree and happy-go-lucky Malik Monk sitting on the bench while the score read Florida 83 Kentucky 64.
This has become the season of marquee matchups for Kentucky. They've already played traditional blue bloods North Carolina and UCLA. And, of course, they get Louisville EVERY year. Oh, and Michigan State--even if the Spartans aren't very good this year.
In an otherwise forgettable 1988-89 UK basketball season, Chris Mills, in a game against Austin Peay, had 19 points, 10 rebounds, and 10 assists to become the first Wildcat in history to put up a triple-double.
For me, it's not just MARCH Madness. I'm a HUGE basketball fan so it's November, December, January, and February Madness as well. Naturally, it's just as exciting at the high school level as it is anywhere else.
It's the most wonderful time of the year. Yes, it is close to Christmas, but that is not what I'm talking about. For me, the most wonderful time of the year is when the college basketball season starts. While I am definitely a member of Big Blue Nation, I also love Division II basketball..…
In a John Calipari world, being offered a walk-on spot with the Cats is rare, but one of the state's most talented seniors, Taveion Hollingsworth, walked away from that opportunity instead to sign up for a scholarship with WKU.