Big Blue Linkapalooza: Rachel Lawson Edition

As I noted yesterday in a FanShot, UK softball coach Rachel Lawson has received a new 5-year deal from UK worth $727,500, a pay increase for Lawson of some $60,000 per year.  Congratulations to coach Lawson for her new contract and for her outstanding work as softball coach.

Now, for the rest of the links:

UPDATE:  Here are some late-breaking stories that didn't make it in the first batch:

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