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Jamie Vaught: C.M. Newton to be honored at SEC Tourney as Alabama's Basketball Legend

C.M. Newton recruited Wendell Hudson to Alabama in 1969 and he was the school’s first African American scholarship athlete (UA Athletics Photo)   C.M. Newton has seen a lot of SEC basketball tournaments during his long career.   He participated in the conference tourney as a UK player (in 1951 before it was discontinued after the 1952 season and later revived in 1979) and as the head...

Jamie Vaught: C.M. Newton to be honored at SEC Tourney as Alabama’s Basketball Legend

C.M. Newton recruited Wendell Hudson to Alabama in 1969 and he was the school’s first African American scholarship athlete (UA Athletics Photo)   C.M. Newton has seen a lot of SEC basketball tournaments during his long career.   He participated in the conference tourney as a UK player (in 1951 before it was discontinued after the 1952 season and later revived in 1979) and as the head...

Former All-American Burrow named Kentucky's 2015 SEC Basketball Legend

Former basketball All-American Bob Burrow will represent Kentucky on the SEC Basketball Legends class of 2015 (Photo from UK Athletics)   Former two-time Kentucky All-America selection Bob Burrow has been tabbed as Kentucky’s Southeastern Conference Basketball Legend and will be honored at this year’s SEC Tournament, which will be held at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn., March...