January 29, 2011 - 10:04pm
Cheating. Corruption. Sex scandals. Yeah, baby, we’re talking sports in the modern age and the way the media covers athletes.
This article appears in the January 2011 issue of Louisville Magazine. To subscribe, please visit loumag.com.
January 10, 2011 - 11:54am
Upon reflecting on the 2010 athletics year, here's a wish list from one fan to a university.
Now that 2010 is in the record books, I've got a wish list for my beloved University of Kentucky Wildcats and their athletic program. It's simple and I believe to be, very achievable. And while I'm 99% certain Mitch Barnhart isn't reading louisville.com, maybe just the thoughts will make...
January 6, 2011 - 5:01pm
It's not the BCS Championship Game, but it's UK's fifth bowl game in a row. And, that's enough to impress anybody.
This Saturday, January 8th at noon, UK will take on Pittsburgh at the BBVA Compass Bowl in Birmingham, AL. The game will be televised nationwide on ESPN.
While the Wildcats finished up the season at a dissappointing 6-6, a win against Pittsburgh would go a long way to take...
January 3, 2011 - 9:13am
Who will win this year's contest? My money's on the Wildcats... again.
It is said that when it comes to rivalry games, you can throw all of the "should bes", the advantages, the mismatches and the "underdog" tags out the window. When you're playing for bragging rights- more talent/experience doesn't always equal a victory. This year as last year's meeting,...
November 8, 2010 - 9:56am
We're 1 win away from bowl eligibility, but it's no longer enough.
The news is in: another UK bowl game projection... another TN Bowl Game.
I'm as happy as can be that UK will become bowl eligible with their next win. It's the first milestone for every NCAA team in gauging a successful season. However, it should come before the 11th game of the season. And,...