I imagine people around the country seeing the crawl, “ULM 14, UK 3,” must have thought [a], “Who’s ULM??” But also [b], “Same old Kentucky.” Sure, they’re 4-1. Sure, they beat a struggling Vanderbilt and an obviously overrated South Carolina. But, like all Kentucky football teams of old, they lose the game they shouldn’t lose [...]
I’m not talking about Louisville football this week. Nope. Rather than dwell on the snore-fest of ineptitude that was the Cardinal’s victory over Wake Forest on Saturday, let’s instead focus on some other interesting things that happened in the week of sports.
The University of Kentucky staged an unlikely comeback against Auburn, with a Ka’ai Tom single from a ground ball pushing the Wildcats to a narrow 6-5 at home. Sunday’s game did not start well for Kentucky as Auburn raced to a 5-0 lead by the fourth inning while Kentucky totaled a mere two hits through [...]
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 [...]