Kentucky softball definitely deserves a Quickies edition after winning their way into the Women's College World Series. Kentucky will play sixth-seeded Louisiana-Lafayette in the opening round Thursday at 7:00 PM. It will be televised nationally on ESPN2.
Tweet of the morning
- Drake Jackson is a big UK target for 2016, and he's right in the Wildcats' back yard. This guy would seem to be a must-get for Stoops & Co. if he wants to close the borders of the Commonwealth. Note: Link may be premium.
I noted this the other day. To me, there is nothing dumber than an unnamed NBA scout.
The UK basketball team should be proud of the president of the University of Kentucky for putting academics first. I think this is true, with the caveat that Rupp Arena does need to be upgraded. But in this case, I think Dr. Capilouto's emphasis is on the right things.
2016 UK target Jayson Tatum mixtape.
Ten of the SEC's 14 baseball teams made the NCAA Tournament, a record for any conference. Five of the ten will be hosting regionals.
- 12 rising college basketball teams for next season. Three of them are SEC teams, and one of them may surprise you.
Charles Barkley has a little fun at Kentucky's expense. I for guess Charles doesn't care much for bourbon or horse racing.