The long journeys to the 2014 renewals of the Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands and the Longines Kentucky Oaks are in the homestretch and, with guidance offered by the standings on the “Road to the Kentucky Derby” and Oaks point system leaderboards, the fields for both races are mostly set.
TONY VANETTI: Two big announcements yesterday. Earlier in the week, Kentucky fans thought it was ridiculous that Montrezl Harrell would come back to Louisville, and then celebrated when Willie Cauley-Stein announced that he would be coming back for another year of college. MATT JONES: Well, I think Willie’s decision makes a lot of sense, while [...]
UK’s amazing NCAA tournament run ended with a 60-54 loss to Connecticut on Monday night in Arlington, Texas. An NCAA record crowd of 79,238 was on hand at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Jarrod Polson was one of two seniors on the UK team. The team featured nine freshman, and as many as five could [...]
TONY VANETTI: Congratulations, Matt. National Championship game came up a little short in what I can describe as a bizarre, but successful season for Kentucky. MATT JONES: Yeah, definitely. It was a heck of a year and a heck of a ride. I would say the four games between Wichita State and Wisconsin are probably [...]