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July 6, 2020

Mitch Barnhart outlines plans for fans at games this fall in call with donors

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00pm July 6, 2020 7/6/20

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If all goes according to plan, Kentucky will have fans at football and basketball games this fall. Two sources have informed Kentucky Sports Radio that UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart has been contacting donors to discuss scenarios for the upcoming seasons, with the primary plan calling for 50% capacity at football and basketball games. For…

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June 29, 2020

Mitch Barnhart: No decision on if fans will be allowed at games yet

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 12:00pm June 29, 2020 6/29/20 Comments Disabled

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Last week, Churchill Downs announced that spectators will be allowed at the Kentucky Derby on September 5, making it the first major sporting event with fans in attendance since the coronavirus pandemic began. Two days prior to the Derby, Kentucky will host its first football game of the season at Kroger Field. Not surprisingly, UK…

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April 27, 2020

Mark Stoops unsure if playing college football without fans is a “viable option”

Nick Roush 12:30pm April 27, 2020 4/27/20

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Like the rest of the nation, Mark Stoops is unsure if and when college football will return. Kentucky’s head football coach is preparing as though the season will start as planned Sept. 5, but the coronavirus may have other plans. To get football back to the gridiron on schedule, a variety of proposals have been…

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March 18, 2020

Alternatives to Avoid a Kentucky Derby-Kentucky Football Conflict

Nick Roush 10:00pm March 18, 2020 3/18/20

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Only a week into the widespread sports cancellations resulting from the coronavirus pandemic, one postponement is creating a conflict for Kentuckians. Tuesday morning Churchill Downs officials announced they have delayed Kentucky Derby 146 to September 5, the Saturday of Labor Day weekend. It’s the first time the longest continuously held sporting event in America has…

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November 29, 2019

Gameday Need-To-Know: Louisville

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 2:00pm November 29, 2019 11/29/19 Comments Disabled

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Going to Kroger Field for tomorrow’s game vs. Louisville? Here’s everything you need to know. It’s Senior Day Eleven Wildcats will be honored before the game: 39 Elijah Barnett OLB 6-3 234 Lexington, Kentucky 53 Blake Best LS 6-1 221 Duluth, Georgia 90 T.J. Carter DE 6-4 287 Mableton, Georgia 56 Kash Daniel LB 6-1…

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November 22, 2019

Gameday Need-to-Know: UT Martin

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 6:15pm November 22, 2019 11/22/19 Comments Disabled

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Going to Kroger Field for tomorrow’s game vs. UT Martin? Here’s everything you need to know. It’s Youth Sports & Activities Day Youth athletes or youth club members can purchase specially priced $10 tickets, with family and friend tickets priced at $20. Two youth football organizations will play a halftime scrimmage on the field and…

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November 10, 2019

Social Media Reactions From Kentucky’s Loss to Tennessee

Hayden Hooper 6:30pm November 10, 2019 11/10/19

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As we all know, last night was not the best game at Kroger Field. As it got colder throughout the night, the more stagnant the offense was as they didn’t score a point in the last three quarters of the game. Even with an interception to his name, Lynn Bowden put the team on his…

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November 9, 2019

Lextran’s Gameday Need-to-Know: Tennessee

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00am November 9, 2019 11/9/19

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A message from our sponsor: Ride Lextran to watch the CATS! You can get to the stadium for only $1 each way on one of Lextran’s football shuttles. Whether you’re coming from downtown or Virginia Avenue, riding the bus is a convenient and safe way to get to and from the game. Learn more here:…

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November 2, 2019

WATCH: Relive a fun night in the rain at Kroger Field in Kentucky’s victory over Missouri

Jack Pilgrim 5:00pm November 2, 2019 11/2/19

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Kentucky football doesn’t have a game today, so why not reminisce about a special night at Kroger Field last weekend? With predictions of a torrential downpour in the Lexington area, it’s no secret fans were a little hesitant to make their way to Kroger Field to watch the Wildcats take on the Missouri Tigers. But…

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October 25, 2019

Lextran’s Gameday Need-to-Know: Missouri

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:30pm October 25, 2019 10/25/19 Comments Disabled

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A message from our sponsor: Ride Lextran to watch the CATS! You can get to the stadium for only $1 each way on one of Lextran’s football shuttles. Whether you’re coming from downtown or Virginia Avenue, riding the bus is a convenient and safe way to get to and from the game. Learn more here:…

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