(Britney McIntosh, UK Athletics)
The end-of-the-year awards show celebrating all things Kentucky athletics at UK will be Monday night in Memorial Coliseum. A spin-off of the ESPY Awards held each year by ESPN, the CAYSPYS will feature 24 honors for individuals and teams, with some categories receiving multiple winners.
The list of awards includes:
Male and Female Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Academic Team of the Year
Community Service Award
Blue Heart Award
Bill Keightley “Assist” Award
Supporting Role Award
Coaches of the Year
Mr. and Miss Wildcat
Male and Female Play of the Year
Male and Female Rookie of the Year
Male and Female Performance of the Year
K-Association Male and Female Athlete of the Year
Teams of the Year
The ceremony will begin at 7:30 p.m. with doors opening at 6:30. The public is invited, and tickets cost $5 each, and can be purchased at the ticket office in the Joe Craft Center.
Public parking will be available in the E lot located on the north side of the Craft Center. Additional parking will be available in structure #5 near Kennedy’s Book Store.
Last season the 2012 National Championship basketball team dominated the awards, with Darius Miller, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, Anthony Davis, John Calipari, and the team itself all taking home seperate awards.