When you make a bowl game as a college football player, life is good. And a prize package from the bowl you’re attending can make it a little bit sweeter. On Wednesday, Kentucky football’s Twitter account @UKFootball posted a video of its players “shopping” in the gift suite provided by the Franklin American Mortgage Company Music City Bowl.
A subplot to Kentucky’s game against Virginia Tech will feature competing cousins. UK’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is a cousin to Virginia Tech’s Nickeil Alexander-Walker. They are like brothers. Or as Tech Coach Buzz Williams called it, “Irish twins.”
Two weeks after telling the Lexington Rotary Club he didn’t know “how long I’ll be in this seat” as Kentucky’s basketball coach, John Calipari posted a video on his website Tuesday addressing the retirement question once again.
Future Kentucky point guard Immanuel Quickley said Big Blue Madness and appearances there by John Wall and DeMarcus Cousins played the biggest role in his decision to sign with the Cats in a video posted by Slamonline.com on Wednesday.
Disney is buying a big chunk of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in $52.4 billion deal, gaining film and television studios and growing overseas as it tries to meet competition from technology companies.