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.

LOUISVILLE CITY FC | Purple and Gold attack Saint Louis but end in a season opening draw

03/25/2017 04:58 PM

The USL Soccer season is officially underway, and Louisville City takes home one point to start the season, drawing Saint Louis FC 0-0 at Louisville Slugger Field. Louisville City controlled the game for the full 90 minutes, but were never able to crack the Saint Louis defense. City won the possession battle and earned 16 corner kicks compared to Saint Louis’ 2. And the it really was the SLFC defense that kept the visiting team in the game, because Louisville... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | NCAA maintains position that Rick Pitino failed to monitor Andree McGee

03/23/2017 05:13 PM

The University of Louisville on Thursday released the NCAA reply to the institution’s own response to the Notice of Allegations that came down in October of last year. The notice of allegations charged Louisville with four Level I violations, one of which was disputed by U of L: that head men’s basketball coach rick Pitino failed to monitor former staffer Andre McGee who provided and paid for adult entertainment and sex acts for visiting recruits and current players. In the... Read more 

HS FOOTBALL | Trinity Football says the state championships are earned in the spring

03/22/2017 07:30 PM

“You can win seven games a year just on strength and conditioning.” A motto that Trinity High School head football coach Bob Beatty takes into every one of the Shamrocks’ spring practices. Since Beatty took over as the head coach of Trinity football, the program has brought home 12 state championships, and he owes a lot of the success to the hard work the players put in in the offseason.  Read more 

UofL FOOTBALL | What to watch for in spring practice

03/20/2017 07:00 PM

The University of Louisville football team begins spring practice tomorrow afternoon, and after a disappointing finish to last season, head coach Bobby Petrino says he has seen major improvement from his players this offseason. The Cardinals finished 2016 with three consecutive losses, after suffering only one loss in the first 10 games. Three of the Cards spring practices will be open to the public. The first is this Friday, March 24 at 3:45 pm. The team will also hold public... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Cardinals knocked out of NCAA Tournament by Michigan

03/19/2017 02:18 PM

No. 2 seed Louisville was in control at halftime, but no. 7 seed Michigan made the in-game adjustments to completely control the second half and upset the Cards 73-69 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. U of L started the game in a rhythm, shooting 50 percent from the floor and entering halftime up 36-28. Then, out of the break, Michigan sophomore forward Moritz Wagner went off for the Wolverines, scoring 17 second half points and helping the... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Cards win big in NCAA Tournament opener

03/17/2017 05:32 PM

It took the no. 2 seed Louisville Cardinals a full eight minutes to find any sort of offense, but when the shots started to fall, it spelled the end for no. 15 seed Jacksonville State. The Cardinals beat the Gamecocks 78-63 in Indianapolis and advance to the second round of the NCAA tournament. JSU started the game with 10-2 run, Louisville was unable to execute on offense, and saw two separate dunk attempts rejected by the rim. Jacksonville held the... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Louisville women have a tough tournament road

03/15/2017 07:00 PM

The Louisville women’s basketball team has the luxery of playing at home to start the NCAA Tournament, and at first glance, that might seem like all it needs to make it pretty far. But when you look closer at the Oklahoma City Region, it becomes clear that the Cards have their work cut out for them. If Louisville wants to reach the final four, they are looking at potential matchups against Tennessee, Dayton, Baylor, and Mississippi State to name a few.... Read more 

HS BASKETBALL | Early game highlights from KHSAA Sweet Sixteen

03/15/2017 05:31 PM

The KHSAA Boy’s Sweet Sixteen is up and running, and Bowling Green High School did not waste time establishing itself as one of the team’s to beat. The Purples won the opening game of the tournament 68-51 over Graves Co. Bowling Green used a strong second half to pull away from the Eagles, and now wait for a quarterfinal match up with the winner of Scott Co. and Pulaski Co. on Friday at noon ET. In the second game of the tournament,... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Rick Pitino sees his team making great strides offensively

03/15/2017 05:00 PM

The University of Louisville men’s basketball team is less than 48 hours away from playing in the NCAA Tournament, and as a no. 2 seed, are positioned pretty well to go far. But as good as Louisville has been, and as many quality wins the team has in the regular season, there are still a handful of examples of the team getting a lead and then collapsing and losing. Most recently it was in the ACC Tournament when Louisville lost... Read more 

HS BASKETBALL | Previewing the KHSAA Boy's Sweey Sixteen field

03/14/2017 06:21 PM

It’s tournament time across the county, and that includes the high school level too. The KHSAA Boy’s Sweet Sixteen tips off Wednesday afternoon at Rupp Arena in Lexington, and there will be a few very competitive games right away. To breakdown the field, we spoke with Jason Alexander of who gives his picks of teams with thebest chances to win the title.  Read more