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July 11, 2020

SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey not optimistic about football this fall: “The direct reality is not good.”

Nick Roush 10:00pm July 11, 2020 7/11/20

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“We are running out of time to correct and get things right.” Greg Sankey’s words on Saturday morning’s edition of Marty and McGee cast doubt on the likelihood of college football being played this fall. The statement comes on the heels of the Big Ten and Pac-12’s decisions to exclusively play conference games this fall.…

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July 10, 2020

90 Wildcats named to SEC Spring Sports Academic Honor Roll

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm July 10, 2020 7/10/20 Comments Disabled

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While they didn’t experience a full season on the field, they still succeeded in the classroom. On Friday, it was announced by SEC commissioner Greg Sankey that 90 Kentucky Wildcats were named to the SEC Spring Sports Academic Honor Roll. The baseball team led the way with 23 student-athletes named to the list, more than…

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July 9, 2020

What an All-SEC Football Schedule may look like for Kentucky in 2020

Nick Roush 11:00pm July 9, 2020 7/9/20

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Thursday afternoon the Big 10 became the first Power Five conference to announce that its member schools will exclusively play football games against conference foes in the 2020-21 season amid the coronavirus pandemic. The consequences of this decision are far-reaching across all levels of college sports, but for now, let’s simply take a look at…

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June 23, 2020

Greg Sankey believes fate of college football will be known in late July

Zack Geoghegan 8:00pm June 23, 2020 6/23/20

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Everyone involved expects college football to happen in some form or fashion this fall, but the actual concept is still a work in progress. During an appearance on The Rich Eisen Show this past Monday, SEC commissioner Greg Sankey said that the fate of the upcoming college football season will be known by the end…

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June 4, 2020

Five Alabama Football Players Test Positive for COVID-19

Brent Wainscott 3:30pm June 4, 2020 6/4/20

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Some of Alabama’s football players have chosen to come back to campus a few days before voluntary workouts for the SEC can begin. Unfortunately, according to 247Sports, five members of the Crimson Tide have tested positive for COVID-19. The names of those five players have not been disclosed. The SEC announced last month that it…

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May 26, 2020

UK Swimmer Asia Seidt is the SEC’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Nick Roush 1:00pm May 26, 2020 5/26/20

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The University of Kentucky’s most decorated swimmer has added a prestigious honor to her crowded trophy case. Tuesday morning UK swimmer Asia Seidt and LSU men’s basketball member Skylar Mays were named the the 2019-20 Southeastern Conference H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athletes of the Year. Along with a trophy, this honor comes with a $20,000 post-graduate…

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May 22, 2020

SEC votes to allow athletes back on campus June 8

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 11:00pm May 22, 2020 5/22/20

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Beginning June 8, SEC student athletes will be allowed back on campus for voluntary workouts. The league’s presidents and chancellors voted on the matter today, and announced the news via press release. UK athletic director Mitch Barnhart followed up the announcement by tweeting that from here, UK will work with state and local government to…

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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

Who is on the KSR All-2010s SEC Villain Team?

Wynn McDonald 9:00pm May 19, 2020 5/19/20

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Here at Kentucky Sports Radio, we’re all about anniversaries: not only are they convenient justifications to write absurd posts like this one, but they offer us all a chance to reflect on the truly special moments in UK history. (Seriously. We do this a lot.) Another thing that people like is lists, according to a…

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May 14, 2020

SEC establishes medical task force to advise ahead of return to sports

Nick Roush 1:00pm May 14, 2020 5/14/20

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As the Southeastern Conference prepares for the return of college sports from the coronavirus pandemic, the SEC will receive receive assistance from the brightest minds the conference has to offer. Thursday afternoon the SEC revealed it has created a task force comprised of medical professionals from each of its 14 member schools. The SEC’s Return…

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