Author Archive: Earl Cox

Earl Cox, Sports Columnist
502.897.8910

Earl doesn¹t just write about sports legends, he counts many of them as his
friends. A member of the Kentucky Athletic Hall of Fame, he has been writing
about sports for 60 years. Incidentally, that¹s about how long it's been
since he¹s cleaned his desk but he knows where everything is.

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Long Overdue For Pitino

Long Overdue For Pitino

| September 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

The people who run the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame induction ceremony know how to keep a crowd no matter how long or how boring the acceptance speeches are.

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Three Cheers For Tom Jurich

Three Cheers For Tom Jurich

| September 5, 2013 | 1 Comment

Remember when a UK official put down UofL by calling the Cardinals’ athletic program “Little Brother?”

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The Cards Heard Around The World

The Cards Heard Around The World

| August 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

This is for Teddy Bridgewater and other young football fans of the University of Louisville.

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Kicking Off The School Year

Kicking Off The School Year

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Are you ready for some more sports on television?—I  mean a LOT MORE sports.

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UK Elevates U of L To Alabama’s Rare Air

UK Elevates U of L To Alabama’s Rare Air

| August 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

This may surprise you, but the University of Kentucky has paid the University of Louisville football team a nice compliment—and has put coach Charlie Strong’s Cardinals on the same level as mighty Alabama, the king of college football.

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No More Brewers Or Cuba Champs

No More Brewers Or Cuba Champs

| August 1, 2013 | 2 Comments

Each time I hear of another little high school closing and being absorbed by a larger school, I shed a few tears.

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Former Barnhart Aide Runs Troubled Nike U

Former Barnhart Aide Runs Troubled Nike U

| July 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The University of Oregon, otherwise known as NIKE U because when any college needs any kind of apparel, NIKE is quick to oblige.

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UK, Martha Layne And The Redmans

UK, Martha Layne And The Redmans

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The college basketball team that could gain the most from LeBron James’ spectacular performance in leading the Miami Heat to the National Basketball Association championship is the University of Kentucky.

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Baseball Best Game, But Can Be Cruel

Baseball Best Game, But Can Be Cruel

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Baseball is the best game ever invented. That is my opinion, and I will be the first to admit that it can be a cruel game – even a deadly game.

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Kentucky Honors Sports Stand-Outs

Kentucky Honors Sports Stand-Outs

| June 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Big week for Kentucky sports, and it’s all happening in Louisville.

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