Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News or anytime with Spectrum On Demand. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

NBA BASKETBALL | How does Donovan Mitchell earn longevity in the league

06/23/2017 07:15 PM

Drafted 13th overall by the Denver Nuggets and then immediately traded to the Utah Jazz, Donovan Mitchell is one of the highest drafted Louisville basketball players in recent years. Jeff Greer from the Louisville Courier-journal joined the show today to talk more about Mitchell’s best chance of making his NBA career lengthy and profitable.  Read more 

UofL FOOTBALL | Cards in the mix for top level defensive talent

06/22/2017 06:30 PM

Still a few more months until football season, but recruiting is in full swing, and the Louisville Cardinals are in the mix for a few highly touted prospects. CardinalSports.com recruiting analyst Chris Person was on the show today, and we asked him about running back Lavonte Valentine, and a duo of linebackers, Ben Wilson and Alan Tisdale. We started though by getting his thoughts on the recent loss of wide receiver commit Akeem Hayes.  Read more 

HS BASEBALL | PRP is Sports Night's Team of the Week

06/21/2017 05:03 PM

Public schools have been on summer break for a couple weeks now, but it was just this past weekend that a baseball state champion was crowned. Pleasure Ridge Park out of Louisville won its fifth title in program history, and this one was perhaps the most dramatic of them all. The team survived late game rallies in the semifinal round against McCracken County, and then again in the title game against Simon Kenton. PRP head coach Bill Miller is the winningest... Read more 

NBA DRAFT | Is Donovan Mitchell a Franchise Building Player?

06/20/2017 05:21 PM

With only a couple days remaining before 2017 NBA draft, former Louisville guard Donovan Mitchell has continued to garner attention as one of the top-players in the class. Mitchell is considered a lock to be drafted pretty early in the first round, and analysts like ESPN’s Chad Ford or CBS’ Gary Parish predict he will go somewhere in the first 14 picks. But is Donovan Mitchell the kind of player that can change a franchise, we asked ESPN Louisville’s Jason... Read more 

UofL BASEBALL | Cards start College World Series with win over the Aggies

06/18/2017 08:32 PM

The University of Louisville baseball team started its run in the 2017 College World Series with an exciting win over Texas A&M, holding off an Aggies comeback and winning 8-4 at TD Ameritrade Park. U of L (53-10) took an early lead after plating five runs in the second inning, and it was enough to survive a mid-innings rally by Texas A&M (41-22). The win is Louisville’s first in Omaha since the programs first trip to the CWS in 2007.... Read more 

HS FOOTBALL | Stefan LeFors hosting first ever Bluegrass QB Challenge

06/16/2017 01:01 PM

Former Louisville football quarterback Stefan LeFors is starting a brand new event in the world of high school football. The current head coach of Christian Academy of Louisville is hosting the first Bluegrass Quarterback Challenge. The event takes place at CAL in Louisville from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. and is an invite-only competition between some of the best high school quarterbacks in the state. It is open to the public to watch, and LeFors is bringing in some fellow Louisville... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Reaction to NCAA Sanctions

06/15/2017 06:58 PM

The NCAA Committee on Infractions released its ruling today regarding the sex scandal revolving around the University of Louisville basketball program. Pending an eventual U of L appeal, the basketball team has been placed on probation, and among other sanctions , will vacate up to 123 wins that took place between 2010 and 2014. Sports Night reporter Lyndsey Gough was on the U of L Campus all day and talked more about Louisville’s hopes to put this blemish in the past: Jeff... Read more 

FULL REPORT | NCAA Issues Ruling on Louisville Basketball Sex Scandal

06/15/2017 11:12 AM

Exactly eight weeks after the University of Louisville went before the NCAA Committee on Infractions, the NCAA has delivered its ruling on the sex scandal that centered around the basketball program from 2010 – 2014. Key penalties imposed by the NCAA include: Four years of probation for the university from June 15, 2017 to June 14, 2021 Rick Pitino is suspended from the first five ACC games of the 2017-2018 season A 10-year show cause order for the former operations director Andre McGee A vacation... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Is it completely safe to assume 2013 banner is safe?

06/14/2017 07:00 PM

We are currently on the outer limit of when the NCAA Committee on Infractions expected to return its ruling regarding the sex scandal surrounding the University of Louisville basketball program. Rick Pitino and select U of L officials went before the COA in April to address the allegations stemming from the scandal, and hopefully mitigate any further punishment from the NCAA. Pat Forde from Yahoo Sports was on Sports Night this evening, and said trying to guess the extent of... Read more 

FC CINCINNATI | Defender Matt Bahner previews Open Cup game against Columbus

06/14/2017 09:52 AM

Over 20,000 tickets have been sold for tonight’s game between FC Cincinnati and MLS side Columbus Crew SC. The US Open Cup game is the first MLS opponent for FCC, and a chance to prove the club belongs in the USA’s highest level of the sport. Cincy defender Matt Bahner joined the show to talk more about the matchup, and the crazy atmosphere he expects at Nippert Stadium.  Read more 


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