Mark Stoops' weekly press conference previewing Ole Miss

10/30/2017 02:04 PM

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

Spectrum Sports' Tailgate Playlist | 10.27.17

10/27/2017 05:03 PM

Get ready for another weekend of college football. The Spectrum News sports crew has pulled together your playlist. And what would a playlist be at the end of October without a few tracks in the spirit of Halloween. Tailgate Playlist Tailgate Playlist | 10.27.17A playlist featuring Taylor Swift, Dierks Bentley and Rascal Flatts  Read more 

Churchill Downs announces Woodford Reserve as new presenting sponsor of Kentucky Derby

10/25/2017 10:37 AM

Woodford Reserve is the new presenting sponsor of the Kentucky Derby, Churchill Downs announced on Wednesday. Brown-Forman’s bourbon has been the “Official Bourbon of the Kentucky Derby” since 1999. It’s five-year presenting sponsorship makes it only the second in the Derby’s 144-year history. “I don’t recall any of us imagining that in one generation’s time, Woodford Reserve would develop into such a brand that it could today present the Kentucky Derby, which we consider to be one of the premiere events in... Read more 

Three Kentucky universities listed among WalletHub's 2018 Best Colleges and Universities

10/23/2017 02:36 PM

WalletHub has released its rankings for 2018’s Best Colleges and Universities, and three schools in Kentucky crack the Top-500. The schools include Spalding University (225th), University of Louisville (345th) and Brescia University in Owensboro (349th). The WalletHub study compared 973 colleges and universities across seven categories, including student selectivity, cost and financing, faculty resources, campus safety, campus experience, educational outcomes and career outcomes. The University of Pikeville was ranked among the lowest in two categories. The study found the university to have the... Read more 

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