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June 5, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 75: Ryan McGee

Jack Pilgrim 3:00pm June 5, 2020 6/5/20

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The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Ryan McGee, ESPN senior writer and co-host of the Marty & McGee podcast, to break down the latest in the world of college football and when we could see a return to action.  Highlights: — Is there more of a push to start college football than other sports? —…

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June 4, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep 74: Dr. Ricky Jones

KSR 4:30pm June 4, 2020 6/4/20

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As protests continue across the country, The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Dr. Ricky Jones, a Courier-Journal columnist, host of The Ricky Jones Show and chair of the University of Louisville’s Department of Pan-African Studies. Ricky provides perspective on race relations in Louisville and throughout America that you will not be able to find anywhere else.…

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June 3, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 73: Mina Kimes

KSR 9:00pm June 3, 2020 6/3/20

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*WARNING: The episode contains explicit language.* The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes one of ESPN’s brightest young stars. Mina Kimes does a little bit of everything for the four-letter network. She is a regular on Around the Horn and Highly Questionable and hosts two podcasts, ESPN Daily and the NFL-centric Mina Kimes Show. She discussed her…

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May 29, 2020

Listen to Matt Jones on a pair of podcasts

Nick Roush 4:30pm May 29, 2020 5/29/20 Comments Disabled

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This week KSR’s Fearless Leader branched off from the podcast network he created to talk about life and politics with a few different voices. Up first, Matt spent time on the Trillbilly Worker’s Party, an Eastern Kentucky political podcast. They discuss the impetus of his book, Mitch Please, and politics at the state level before…

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May 27, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 72: Gregg Doyel from the Indianapolis Star

Nick Roush 6:00pm May 27, 2020 5/27/20 Comments Disabled

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The Matt Jones Podcast has relaunched in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. The opening week continues with another one of Matt’s longtime friends, Gregg Doyel. The former CBS Sports writer and current columnist for the Indianapolis Star discussed how he’s evolved as a writer through his own personal growth. Highlights: — Is Gregg now…

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May 26, 2020

The Plan for the Return of UK Football

Matt Jones 11:00pm May 26, 2020 5/26/20

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If you listened to KSR today, I mentioned that I received some information about the plans for returning the UK Football team to campus and how summer workouts may go in Lexington. After spending some time this afternoon talking to folks, I can confirm much of what was written to me earlier today and the…

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The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 71: Bomani Jones

KSR 5:30pm May 26, 2020 5/26/20 Comments Disabled

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The Matt Jones Podcast keeps on rolling through the coronavirus pandemic as one of Matt’s longtime friends, Bomani Jones, joins the program. The ESPN television and radio personality provides a perspective on sports and culture you can’t find anywhere else. Matt and Bomani answer a few important and pertinent questions, like… — Can pro athletes…

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March 8, 2020

LISTEN: Celebrate Kentucky’s win with KSR’s post-game radio show

Maggie Davis 1:00pm March 8, 2020 3/8/20 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky’s wild win over Florida on Saturday afternoon was huge for the team’s momentum heading into the post-season. Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones breaks down the victory (and what it means for the rest of the season) on his post-game radio show, now available on podcast. You can hear Matt’s take on the game, catch…

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December 14, 2019

TRANSCRIPT: John Calipari reacts to 67-53 win over Georgia Tech

Maggie Davis 8:17pm December 14, 2019 12/14/19 Comments Disabled

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Q. What’s the biggest difference between Ashton Hagans this year and Hagans last year? COACH CALIPARI: He knows what to expect. He has no anxiety about what he’s doing. He knows coming into the game. He knows game planning. He’ll watch tape. He’s so far advanced. And again there may be better point guards out there.…

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November 6, 2019

Statement on KSR

Matt Jones 11:00pm November 6, 2019 11/6/19 Comments Disabled

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Nice to be on the blog again, although unfortunately it is for this reason. Due to the Mitch McConnell complaint filed this morning with the FEC against me, iHeart Radio has asked that I not be on the show in the upcoming days. The complaint is absolute nonsense and very disappointing from someone as powerful…

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June 5, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 75: Ryan McGee

Jack Pilgrim 3:00pm June 5, 2020 6/5/20

4 categories

2 tags

The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Ryan McGee, ESPN senior writer and co-host of the Marty & McGee podcast, to break down the latest in the world of college football and when we could see a return to action.  Highlights: — Is there more of a push to start college football than other sports? —…

Read More

June 4, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep 74: Dr. Ricky Jones

KSR 4:30pm June 4, 2020 6/4/20

3 categories

2 tags

As protests continue across the country, The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes on Dr. Ricky Jones, a Courier-Journal columnist, host of The Ricky Jones Show and chair of the University of Louisville’s Department of Pan-African Studies. Ricky provides perspective on race relations in Louisville and throughout America that you will not be able to find anywhere else.…

Read More

June 3, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 73: Mina Kimes

KSR 9:00pm June 3, 2020 6/3/20

3 categories

2 tags

*WARNING: The episode contains explicit language.* The Matt Jones Podcast welcomes one of ESPN’s brightest young stars. Mina Kimes does a little bit of everything for the four-letter network. She is a regular on Around the Horn and Highly Questionable and hosts two podcasts, ESPN Daily and the NFL-centric Mina Kimes Show. She discussed her…

Read More

May 29, 2020

Listen to Matt Jones on a pair of podcasts

Nick Roush 4:30pm May 29, 2020 5/29/20 Comments Disabled

2 categories

1 tag

This week KSR’s Fearless Leader branched off from the podcast network he created to talk about life and politics with a few different voices. Up first, Matt spent time on the Trillbilly Worker’s Party, an Eastern Kentucky political podcast. They discuss the impetus of his book, Mitch Please, and politics at the state level before…

Read More

May 27, 2020

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 72: Gregg Doyel from the Indianapolis Star

Nick Roush 6:00pm May 27, 2020 5/27/20 Comments Disabled

3 categories

2 tags

The Matt Jones Podcast has relaunched in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. The opening week continues with another one of Matt’s longtime friends, Gregg Doyel. The former CBS Sports writer and current columnist for the Indianapolis Star discussed how he’s evolved as a writer through his own personal growth. Highlights: — Is Gregg now…

Read More

May 26, 2020

The Plan for the Return of UK Football

Matt Jones 11:00pm May 26, 2020 5/26/20

4 categories

1 tag

If you listened to KSR today, I mentioned that I received some information about the plans for returning the UK Football team to campus and how summer workouts may go in Lexington. After spending some time this afternoon talking to folks, I can confirm much of what was written to me earlier today and the…

Read More

The Matt Jones Podcast Ep. 71: Bomani Jones

KSR 5:30pm May 26, 2020 5/26/20 Comments Disabled

3 categories

2 tags

The Matt Jones Podcast keeps on rolling through the coronavirus pandemic as one of Matt’s longtime friends, Bomani Jones, joins the program. The ESPN television and radio personality provides a perspective on sports and culture you can’t find anywhere else. Matt and Bomani answer a few important and pertinent questions, like… — Can pro athletes…

Read More

March 8, 2020

LISTEN: Celebrate Kentucky’s win with KSR’s post-game radio show

Maggie Davis 1:00pm March 8, 2020 3/8/20 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky’s wild win over Florida on Saturday afternoon was huge for the team’s momentum heading into the post-season. Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones breaks down the victory (and what it means for the rest of the season) on his post-game radio show, now available on podcast. You can hear Matt’s take on the game, catch…

Read More

December 14, 2019

TRANSCRIPT: John Calipari reacts to 67-53 win over Georgia Tech

Maggie Davis 8:17pm December 14, 2019 12/14/19 Comments Disabled

2 categories

0 tags

Q. What’s the biggest difference between Ashton Hagans this year and Hagans last year? COACH CALIPARI: He knows what to expect. He has no anxiety about what he’s doing. He knows coming into the game. He knows game planning. He’ll watch tape. He’s so far advanced. And again there may be better point guards out there.…

Read More

November 6, 2019

Statement on KSR

Matt Jones 11:00pm November 6, 2019 11/6/19 Comments Disabled

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Nice to be on the blog again, although unfortunately it is for this reason. Due to the Mitch McConnell complaint filed this morning with the FEC against me, iHeart Radio has asked that I not be on the show in the upcoming days. The complaint is absolute nonsense and very disappointing from someone as powerful…

Read More