Assistant coach Lin Dunn, who came out of retirement last season, signed another one-year deal with Kentucky this week. It’s the first season the staff has stayed the same since 2012.
Matthew Mitchell struggled to nail his 2016 dance routine and considered it a successful Big Blue Madness because nobody booed him. But it also might have helped the Cats land an important new commitment.
Jennifer Smith has covered Kentucky women's basketball since the 2001-02 season. The University of Kentucky graduate started with the Herald-Leader in 2000, reporting on everything from high school sports to auto racing to UK sports.