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May 22, 2020

NCAA will allow voluntary activities for all D1 student-athletes beginning June 1

Zack Geoghegan 6:00pm May 22, 2020 5/22/20

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Just two days after the NCAA announced that student-athletes who participate in men’s and women’s basketball or football would be allowed to partake in voluntary activities, they extended those rights to all Divison I sports. On Friday afternoon, the NCAA posted a press release stating that “Division I student-athletes in all sports will be permitted…

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May 19, 2020

Cincinnati Bengals set to open Paul Brown Stadium on Wednesday

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm May 19, 2020 5/19/20

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Tuesday marked the first day since the coronavirus outbreak that NFL teams could open up their facilities, although capacity is still going to be severely limited. According to Ben Baby of ESPN, the Cincinnati Bengals plan to reopen Paul Brown Stadium on Wednesday. As of Tuesday, 22 of the league’s 32 teams were allowed to open…

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May 18, 2020

South Carolina cancels fall break, plans in-person class stoppage on Nov. 24

Jack Pilgrim 10:00pm May 18, 2020 5/18/20

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The University of South Carolina has made a significant change to its academic calendar for the fall semester. In an announcement made by the school late Sunday evening, USC has decided to cancel Fall Break and will stop in-person classes for the fall semester on Nov. 24. President Bob Caslen said the decision was made…

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May 17, 2020

4 UK Softball players make CoSIDA All-District Team for first time in school history

Zack Geoghegan 2:00pm May 17, 2020 5/17/20 Comments Disabled

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The 2020 UK Softball team was on its way to making history on the field before the coronavirus pandemic canceled the season, but they still managed to make history off of it. Four student-athletes – Grace Baalman, Alex Martens, Mallory Peyton, and Bailey Vick – were all named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team on…

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May 15, 2020

KSR SOURCES: In SEC AD meeting, Phil Fulmer was sole voice speaking out against reopening athletic facilities

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:30pm May 15, 2020 5/15/20

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The presidents and chancellors of the 14 universities in the Southeastern Conference will vote on whether or not to lift the league-wide ban on team activities one week from today, but KSR is hearing there is some dissent among SEC athletic directors on when players should return to campus to begin training for football season.…

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KHSAA Commissioner prepares “Doomsday” contingency plan for fall sports

Nick Roush 2:30pm May 15, 2020 5/15/20

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Decision-makers across the state are formulating plans to move forward out of the coronavirus lockdown. As options become clearer, one worst case scenario would radically change the high school sports calendar. Friday morning the athletics subcommittee of Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton’s economic response committee met virtually to discuss recommended procedures and guidelines for the return…

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May 14, 2020

The Roadmap to College Football in the Fall

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00pm May 14, 2020 5/14/20

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What needs to happen for college football to take place this fall? Matt Jones spent yesterday talking to people involved in making those decisions and detailed the three necessary steps towards kickoff on this morning’s Kentucky Sports Radio. 1. Gyms/fitness centers open — This has already happened in a number of states across the South…

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Will California ruin college football for the rest of us?

Aaron Torres 8:00pm May 14, 2020 5/14/20

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It’s no secret that America loves its college football, and there’s no doubt that over the last couple weeks, the conversation about the 2020 college football season has shifted. Whereas six weeks ago, the conversation was, “Will college football be played at all?” the new conversation that being had is, “Will California screw up college…

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Gov. Beshear moves up date for social gatherings and end of travel ban

Drew Franklin 6:15pm May 14, 2020 5/14/20

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Thursday’s Andy Beshear Show included great news for everyone who is tired of looking at the same couple of people every single day and wants to remember what life was like outside of the confines of our own homes. I assume that’s you. It’s definitely me. Governor Beshear dropped the good news bomb when he…

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Beers with Beshear: Natural Bridge

Kindsey Bernhard 5:00pm May 14, 2020 5/14/20

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You’ve heard the phrase “Beers with Beshear,” and now it’s coming to KentuckySportsRadio.com Thursday through Sunday. Like many Kentuckians across the state at 5:00 pm, we are going to start having a “Beer with Beshear” on the website. With taprooms, bars and restaurants closed across the state, the craft beer industry in Kentucky is suffering.…

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