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National Ice Cream Day’s Sunday Morning Wake Up


For all of you out there with a raging sweet tooth, today is your day! National Ice Cream Day is observed every third Sunday of July in which you are technically allowed to eat copious amounts of sweet semi-frozen deliciousness without judgement from your frenemies or in-laws. This one is for you my friends, now go out there and eat those sweet treats until your heart is content! And if you don’t have plans for this fine Sunday, might I recommend a cross-state journey on an extremely sweet and tasty Kentucky Ice Cream Trail? I on the other hand, neither a lover of sweets or semi-frozen deliciousness, will utilize this time to inform you of any and everything you missed out on yesterday. Now grab your favorite pint of Ben & Jerry’s and listen up!

A Kentucky Legend passed away yesterday

(L to R) Babe Parilli, Bear Bryant and Bob Gain, via UK Athletics.

Former Kentucky quarterback, Vito “Babe” Parilli passed away yesterday at the age at 87. One of the most famed Wildcat quarterbacks, Parilli earned All-American honors his junior and senior year, throwing for 23 touchdowns as a junior and 19 as a senior.

Take a look at Nick Roush’s coverage of Babe here.

Rajon Rondo is headed to the Pelicans

Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

Former Wildcat and free agent, Rajon Rondo, reached a one-year agreement with the New Orleans Pelicans yesterday. He will join former Cats Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins and Darius Miller bringing the total to four. Good luck at our “South Campus” Rondo!

UK Football Countdown: 49 Days

The days are dwindling to pack Commonwealth Stadium Kroger Field (I still don’t accept this) so to get you hype, check out this highlight video!

Tomorrow is UK Takeover on the SEC Network

One of the best days of the year will be here tomorrow: UK Takeover on the SEC Network! Relive some of the best games for the Wildcats in recent years by cashing in a sick day and kicking back with endless hours of replays. The schedule is set to begin with Malik Monk’s 47-point performance vs. North Carolina and end with Kentucky football’s upset over Louisville.

Check out the full schedule here.

It’s UK Week on KSR! 

This week on KSR Radio, our guest hosts are strictly UK and here to deliver all of the news you need to know. Led by Deputy Director of Athletics, Dewayne Peevy and anchored by the coaches of your Kentucky Football team, get ready for plenty of Kentucky sports talk directly from the experts themselves. The exact schedule is below and trust me, you won’t want to miss this:

July 17: Dewayne Peevy
July 18: Nick Mingione
July 19: Tim Couch
July 20: Matthew Mitchell
July 21: UK Football coaches

Don’t Forget: UK Football Women’s Clinic is next Saturday

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Get tickets here!

Article written by Kelsey Mattingly

Drew Franklin is my spirit animal. @kelseyKSR

One response to “National Ice Cream Day’s Sunday Morning Wake Up”

  1. madarchitect

    Don’t forget to get your tickets to the Southern Miss game in Hattiesburg and then hit the beach afterwards for the holiday weekend! Go Cats!