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Kentucky Wildcats: Morning Quickies - Harrison Twins Edition

Morning Quickies
Morning Quickies

Today, there's lots of commentary about the Harrison twins. Recently, it was revealed that Andrew and Aaron Harrison, star recruits of the 2013 class, were going to Maryland Terrapins version of Midnight Madness. Some, especially Terps fans, interpreted this to mean something significant in their favor.

But Ben Roberts has this observation by Scout's Evan Daniels in our Tweet of the Morning:


You can read more about this in the Quickies, which follow the jump.

Ira Combs' Weekly Column

Defensive adjustments are the key.

Texas Tech AD Kirby Hocutt comments on Billy Gillispie situation (VIDEO) // CollegeBasketballTalk

The drama continues. I wouldn't bet on Gillispie keeping his job much longer.

Joker Phillips and the youth movement // John Clay's Sidelines

Joker has a point -- If the veterans are going to surrender huge yardage, why not play the younger guys? I like his thinking here.

Kentucky Sports Report // Aaron Boyd Scaled Adversities in Reaching the Top

More evidence of "better late than never."

The 188 most followed D-I basketball coaches on Twitter

John Calipari blows the field away. Staggering. analyst Kamalsky shares insights on twins Aaron and Andrew Harrison // vaughtsviews

These guys are huge UK targets, and I think Calipari will get them.

Kentucky Sports Report // Calipari excited about alumni game, 1996 players returning for their game

This should be awesome.

Should UK fans be worried about the Harrison twins // Nextcats

I think the takeaway here is, "No, but you never know." That's pretty much the status quo for recruiting, nobody wants to go out on that limb.

So I will, m'kay? The Harrisons will not be turtles, they will be Wildcats. Book it. Dano. Or, whoever.

"Bulletin board material" gives way to billboards and twitter // John Clay's Sidelines

Reminds me of Louisville trying to get a billboard in Lexington. Really, Texas A&M?

UK commit Derek Willis looks to advance team to Sweet 16 // The Kentucky Kernel

Good luck, young man.

Wildcats Push Through Heat with Strong Wednesday Practice

The relentless good practice reports continue. Can they take it to the field? UK Basketball Roster officially released

Looks good to me.

John Clay: Gillispie's bullying tactics out of date, out of touch // John Clay |

Contrast his style with Calipari's, and the word "anachronism" comes to mind.