| Mar 13, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Just like the NFL wouldn't be the same without betting lines, the NCAA men's basketball tournament wouldn't be "March Madness" without its beloved brackets.
And the brackets are also fuel for the TV and radio sports community, allowing them in the...
| Mar 14, 2012
| 7:57 AM
Dick Vitale says the NCAA Tournament selection committee did Kentucky “no favor” by setting the Wildcats up to possibly have to face defending national champion Connecticut in the second round.
Kentucky will play Western Kentucky on Thursday,...
| Mar 31, 2012
| 3:41 PM
As we now head toward the national-championship game of college basketball Monday night, there has been but one pervading thought as I've watched the three-week NCAA tournament unfold:
Who are these guys?
And if you're in the business of college...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Mike Viglianti, Dick Vitale and the late Jim Valvano have much more in common than being basketball coaches and having a last name that begins with "V."
Viglianti, the Palisades boys basketball coach, and Vitale, the ESPN broadcaster, share Valvano's...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 8:11 AM
As expected, Kentucky’s 73-72 loss at Indiana Saturday cost the Wildcats the top spot in the weekly Associated Press rankings.
Unbeaten Syracuse (10-0) climbed to No. 1 after both UK and Ohio State, last week’s No. 2 team, lost over the...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:37 AM
College basketball analyst Dick Vitale says he “loves young kids” and having a chance to combine that with raising funds for pediatric cancer made it easy for him to be part of a the first in what will be a series of educational and...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 9:16 AM
The more Michael Kidd-Gilchrist plays at Kentucky, the more people he seems to be impressing.
Start with Kentucky coach John Calipari, who probably knew better than anyone how good Kidd-Gilchrist was when he came to UK. He likes the physical way Kidd-...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Louisville’s loss to Georgetown on Wednesday was “damaging” to the fourth-ranked Cardinals going into Saturday’s game at No. 3 Kentucky and ESPN college basketball analyst Dick Vitale says that’s one reason he’s picking...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 10:00 AM
Before we get into the picks this week, I just want to take a quick moment to acknowledge the death of Beano Cook.
I really appreciate it when an analyst is devoted to the sport they cover. People talk shit about Dick Vitale, but no one can argue that he...
| May 18, 2012
| 8:27 AM
While many other college basketball writers and analysts have Kentucky projected as a top-five team going into next season, Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook editor Chris Dortch isn’t sure his preseason publication will have the Wildcats quite...
| May 29, 2012
| 12:16 PM
The recent Dick Vitale Gala again was a huge success as it raised about $1.6 million for the V Foundation for cancer research.
Jennifer Palumbo, FOX 56 (WDKY-TV) news anchor, was at the gala along with her husband Joe to cover the event that Kentucky...