Brown Sports Bag
James Brown, a journalist with more than 20 years experience covering sports, and John Butler, the attorney coach who led the Barren County Trojanettes to 3 state tournaments, talk sports in southcentral Kentucky each Monday from 4 to 5 pm on ESPN 1230 AM in Glasgow.
Thursday night I ran afoul of fans, mostly athletes, at Grambling State University. In a classic Twitter incident that begins with a misunderstanding, a few Tigers took exception to my surprise that they had beaten Ole Miss in the first round of the Women’s NIT. Grambling? Wow. … [Read more...]
What do you remember about the 2016 Men’s NCAA Tournament? Do you recall anything other than the title game? Villanova beat North Carolina, 77-74, in the greatest final two minutes of any national title game in the tournament’s history. What’s his name from North Carolina hit one of the … [Read more...]
BY JAMES BROWN ESPNKY.com Russell County was the sleeper to win the Girls’ Fourth Region Tournament when the postseason began, especially after losing in the championship game of the 16th District Tournament. Through a week’s worth of action, fans of the region learned why the Lady Lakers … [Read more...]
One senior experienced ecstasy Monday night. Another writhed in agony. Glasgow senior Elli Bartley played her final game as a Lady Scottie. She did not see the dramatic finish. Six minutes into the first round 15th District Tournament game, Bartley crumpled to the floor at the top of the 3-point … [Read more...]