College Basketball – UK gets bounce back win over Utah 12-15-18

UK gets back on track with win over Utah – Photo by Scott Warren – BSN

Michael Willis – BSN Contributor – 12-15-18
Lexington, KY – Rupp Arena

Kentucky Beats Utah; Rights the Ship

Coming off the heartbreaking loss to Seton Hall, the Wildcats looked to get back on track against the Runnin’ Utes of Utah. It was the 12th meeting between the teams with the Cats leading the series 9-2. This was the first game that Kentucky played without Quade Green, who earlier in the week decided to transfer. The fans were eager to see how young Cats would perform without one of the more experienced guards on the floor and they seem to perhaps play better.   Continue reading College Basketball – UK gets bounce back win over Utah 12-15-18

College Basketball – Louisville upends Kent St. 12-15-18

Louisville defeats Kent St. – Photo by Jeff McKinley

Louisville, KY – Hunter Robinson – BSN Columnist

The Louisville Cardinals look to add another win on the season as they host the Kent State Flashes at the KFC YUM! Center. The Card’s will look to keep their perfect home record intact but the task may prove to be difficult as Kent State comes in to today’s matchup with an overall record of 8-1 and are led by senior guard Jalen Avery who comes in leading the flashes in points and assists. The Flashes come in winners of their past six and are challenging Buffalo for the top spot in the MAC conference. Continue reading College Basketball – Louisville upends Kent St. 12-15-18

College Basketball – Louisville slips by Lipscomb 12-12-18

Louisville survives against Lipscomb – Photo by Mont Dawson

Louisville, Kentucky – December 12, 2018

Hunter Robinson – Bluegrass Sports Nation Louisville Basketball Columnist

 After a tough loss to the Indiana Hoosiers in Bloomington this past weekend the Louisville Cardinals return to the KFC YUM! Center looking to get back in the win column. Standing in their way are the Lipscomb Bisons. The Bisons come out of the Atlantic Sun Conference and into tonight’s matchup with an overall record of 7-2. Although they may not be the most recognizable game on the schedule, Lipscomb has solid wins on the season including a win on the road over 18th ranked TCU. Their pair of losses have both came from the Belmont Bruins, who year in and year out are one of the better mid-major teams in Division 1. Taking all this into account, the Card’s should be in for a battle tonight in the ‘Ville. Continue reading College Basketball – Louisville slips by Lipscomb 12-12-18

High School Basketball – WYMT Mountain Basketball Classic: Boys and Girls Champions are crowned

Girls Championship South Laurel Lady Cardinals defeat Clay County Lady Tigers 55- 44.  Boys Championship Clay County dethrones defending Champion Knox Central 65 -59

David Leveridge- Bluegrass Sports Nation High School Basketball Beat Reporter. – December 8th, 2018- Perry County Central John C. Combs Arena

The 32nd annual WYMT Mountain Basketball Classic has concluded with a full day of exciting basketball.  Today the tournament had consolation games for both the Boys and Girls and brackets, taking place earlier in the day.  Continue reading High School Basketball – WYMT Mountain Basketball Classic: Boys and Girls Champions are crowned

College Basketball – CARDINALS DEMOLISH CENTRAL ARKANSAS 86-41!!

Louisville, Kentucky – December 5, 2018
Hunter Robinson – Bluegrass Sports Nation Louisville Basketball Columnist.

The Louisville Cardinals returned to the KFC Yum! Center looking to make it three wins in a row. Standing in their way were the Bears of Central Arkansas. The Bears come in from the Southland Conference with a record of 3-4 on the season, with all 4 of those losses coming away from home. The Card’s come into tonight’s matchup with a record of 5-2 overall with both losses coming at neutral site matchups.

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College Volleyball – NCAA – TWO ROUNDS DOWN IN LEX-TOWN

UK advances with huge win. – Photo by Mont Dawson – BSN

December 1, 2018 – Lexington, Kentucky – BEN WHITE – Bluegrass Sports Nation Volleyball Contributor 

            NCAA Division 1 volleyball tournament came to Lexington this weekend for the first two rounds before heading into regionals! Due to the CATS marvelous undefeated run in their SEC conference this season, and their 23 game winning streak, they earned the right to host the fist two rounds in Lexing-town! Wow! What a weekend to be a CATS volleyball fan! Continue reading College Volleyball – NCAA – TWO ROUNDS DOWN IN LEX-TOWN

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