Spectrum Sports' Tailgate Playlist | 10.20.17

10/20/2017 03:19 PM

Which songs seem to summarize your week? Take a listen to the ones we chose as you tackle your weekend TO DO list. Tailgate Playlist Tailgate Playlist | 10.20.17A playlist featuring Usher and New Found Glory  Read more 

Road closures planned ahead of Louisville's Urban Bourbon Half Marathon

10/20/2017 10:11 AM

If you’re planning to head to downtown Louisville this weekend, you’ll want to pay attention to scheduled road closures in the area as the city prepares for Saturday morning’s Urban Bourbon Half Marathon. Road Closures *Main Street (2nd Street to 4rd Street) 7:30 am – 8:50 am *1st Street (Main Street to Witherspoon) 8:00 am – 8:50 am *Witherspoon (1st Street to River Rd) 8:00 am – 9:00 am *River Road (Preston to Witherspoon) 8:00 am – 9:00 am *Preston (Witherspoon to Muhammad Ali... Read more 

FC Cincinnati | Midfielder Jimmy McLaughlin Previews Tampa Bay

10/19/2017 05:16 PM

USL playoffs begin this weekend for our area teams and that includes FC Cincinnati and Louisville City FC. Lou City will face Bethlehem Steele on Friday night at Slugger Field in Louisville. The winner of that match will take on either Rochester or Charlotte in the second round. Meanwhile, FC Cincinnati will play Tampa Bay on Saturday night with the winner taking on either Charleston or New York in round two. FCC midfielder Jimmy McLaughlin spoke with Spectrum News’ Lyndsey Gough about... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Greg Paulus Joins MBB Program as Assistant Coach

10/19/2017 02:06 PM

Former Ohio State assistant Greg Paulus is the newest member of the UofL men’s basketball coaching staff. Interim Head Coach David Padgett made the announcement during a press conference on Thursday. Paulus has worked on the basketball staffs at Ohio State and Navy a combined seven years. Prior to beginning his coaching career at Navy, Paulus had a successful four-year playing career at Duke (2006-09) and one year as the team captain and starting quarterback at Syracuse while pursuing a master’s... Read more 

UofL ATHLETICS | The trustees who will decide the fate of Tom Jurich

10/17/2017 02:03 PM

On Wednesday, the University of Louisville’s Board of Trustees will meet to discuss and decide the fate of suspended athletic director Tom Jurich. Jurich, along with former UofL men’s basketball head coach Rick Pitino, were placed on leave last month following the release of details of the FBI’s college basketball investigation. On Monday, the University of Louisville Athletic Association (ULAA) voted unanimously to fire Pitino for “just cause.” However, it is not the same group of people who will determine whether... Read more 

Mark Stoops' weekly press conference: Previewing Mississippi State

10/16/2017 01:36 PM

Mark Stoops met with the media on Monday ahead of Kentucky’s game against Mississippi State on Saturday. Watch the video below to hear what he had to say coming off a bye week:  Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Trent Johnson Joins MBB Program as Assistant Coach

10/11/2017 02:10 PM

Trent Johnson is the newest member of the UofL men’s basketball coaching staff and will fill the role previously held by acting head coach David Padgett. Padgett made the announcement during a press conference on Wednesday, calling Johnson “highly experienced” with 36 years of coaching on his resume. Johnson’s coaching career also includes 17 years as head coach at four collegiate programs. Johnson has an extensive coaching resume and was a head coach from 1999 until 2016. He also served as a... Read more 

UofL ATHLETICS | Vince Tyra named acting athletic director

10/03/2017 03:42 PM

The University of Louisville has named local businessman and University of Louisville Foundation board member Vince Tyra as the acting athletic director. Interim president Greg Postel made the announcement during a press conference on Tuesday, one week after UofL confirmed its involvement in a federal investigation of alleged criminal activity within college basketball recruiting. Tyra said on Tuesday he will resign his position from the UofL Foundation Board. In the business world, he is an operating partner for Southfield Capital and is an... Read more 

UofL Basketball | Head coach Rick Pitino releases statement as interim announced

09/29/2017 05:17 PM

Just minutes before the University of Louisville officially announced David Padgett as the interim men’s basketball head coach on Friday afternoon, Rick Pitino released the following statement: There’s been a lot of turmoil the last few days and I’ve intentionally avoided making any public statements – primarily because so few facts are known. But I wish to make a few now. First, I want to thank all my players from Providence, UK and Louisville. Your support means more to me than I... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Postel not commenting on identity of 'Coach-2'

09/28/2017 01:16 PM

Interim University of Louisville president Dr. Greg Postel appeared before lawmakers in Frankfort on Thursday for a previously scheduled meeting to discuss the state of the university. Among the main talking points — the ongoing FBI investigation involving the university’s athletic department. Despite multiple media reports earlier in the day alleging the identity of ‘Coach 2’ in federal documents is UofL men’s basketball head coach Rick Pitino, Postel declined to comment. “I can’t comment on an ongoing investigation that’s being conducted by... Read more