Oscar Combs, a member of the Kentucky Journalism Hall of Fame, is back for another episode of Wildcat Country, SEC Country’s daily Kentucky podcast.
Combs joins Wildcat Country host Curtis Burch to cover a wide range of topics that include:
- Combs founded The Cats’ Pause magazine. He shares how an NIT trip for the Kentucky basketball team played a part in the magazine’s start. Listen to Combs talk about the first issue, the people who helped him create it, and how Big Blue Nation helped the publication become a success.
- Combs discusses the high point of circulation, slower delivery times in March, and the time he had to sue the NCAA.
- The podcast wraps up with a fun story about covering games at Tennessee.
- This is Part 1 of our conversation with Combs. Make sure to check back for Part 2.
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