Lyndsey Gough

Lyndsey is a Video Journalist for Spectrum News. You can catch Lyndsey’s work on Sports Night, the only nightly show dedicated to covering everything from high school to college sports in Kentucky. She loves covering all sports but it’s the personal stories that really stand out to Lyndsey, like the story of a community coming together to remember high school track start Trinity Gay who was killed. Lyndsey came to Spectrum News from WBKO in Bowling Green where she was an Anchor, Reporter and Producer covering news and sports. She’s a lifelong Kentuckian and a graduate of UK. Sports Night airs at 6:30 and 10:30 weeknights on Spectrum News and you can watch the shows anytime with Spectrum on Demand. If you have a story idea for Lyndsey email her at

UK BASKETBALL | Big Blue Shines In The Big Apple

12/09/2017 06:36 PM

The #7/8 Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team (8-1) defeated the Monmouth Hawks (3-7) Saturday 93-76. The two met for the first time in program history in the Citi Hoops Classic in Madison Square Garden in New York City in front of a crowd of over 10,000. Under Head Coach John Calipari, the Cats are 7-1 in New York City and 4-0 in Madison Square Garden. Kentucky went with a starting line-up of Quade Green, Hamidou Diallo, P.J. Washington, Kevin Knox... Read more 

UPike BASKETBALL | Coach Kelly Wells And His Daily Battle For His Health

12/06/2017 07:28 PM

Kelly Wells is in his 12th season as the Head Coach of the University of Pikeville Men’s Basketball Team. He has had ten 20-win seasons in the last 11 years, including a 28-8 run last season where they advanced to the quarter-finals in the NAIA tournament. “Sometimes you pick your team up and sometimes your team picks you up and I rely on them sometimes to have to pick me up a little bit,” Wells explained. For Wells, basketball has meant everything... Read more 

UK FOOTBALL | Stoops Tries To Land Recruits, How SEC Coaching Changes Can Help

12/05/2017 04:47 PM

As the SEC coaching carousel continues to spin, Mark Stoops mentioned in his Tuesday press conference that it could be beneficial to Kentucky on the recruiting front. Cats Illustrated’s T.J. Walker joined KSTV to discuss some recruits Kentucky has their eye on and that coaching changes have impacted in some way: Bradley McKee and Mark Krebs discuss how Stoops and his staff need to capitalize on the off-season chaos:  Read more 

VOLLEYBALL | Commonwealth Teams Honored By AVCA

12/05/2017 04:27 PM

The American Volleyball Coaches Association honored three programs across the state of Kentucky for their excellence in volleyball. Western Kentucky Senior outside hitter Alyssa Cavanaugh was named WKU’s first Regional Player of the Year for the South Region. Cavanaugh, along with fellow senior and setter Jessica Lucas, were each named to the All-Region Selection. Each of them have earned the honor all four years. Junior middle blocker Rachel Anderson was also named to the All-Region selection. Senior right-side hitter Sydney Engle was... Read more 

H.S. FOOTBALL | Trinity Football Goes Back-To-Back As State Champions

12/03/2017 07:17 PM

The Trinity Shamrocks completed their second-straight perfect season, going 15-0 en-route to the 2017 6-A State Title over rival St. Xavier at UK’s Kroger Field on Sunday. The final score was 38-21 in front of nearly 10,000 fans. The Rocks now have 25 State Titles. Trinity leads the all-time series with St. X 45-37-2 and has won 14 of the last 15 match-ups. Trinity senior wide receiver, Rondale Moore, accounted for 288 yards and three touchdowns and was named MVP of the game.... Read more 

EKU BASKETBALL | Previewing Game Against WKU

11/28/2017 01:00 PM

The Eastern Kentucky men’s basketball team is gearing up for a big rivalry match-up Wednesday night. East meets West in the latest Battle of the Bluegrass showdown between EKU (3-3) and Western Kentucky (4-2). The Colonels are coming off a big win over Asbury. The Hilltoppers will definitely a tougher test. WKU has won it’s previous two games over SMU and then-ranked Purdue. EKU Head Coach Dan McHale joined Sports Night to discuss the match-up. EKU heads to Diddle Arena in... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Brian Bowen's Attorney Issues Statement

11/28/2017 10:59 AM

Last Wednesday the University of Louisville announced that Brian Bowen, a McDonald’s All-American at the center of the FBI probe into college basketball, would not be allowed to play for the University of Louisville Men’s Basketball team at any point. Bowen has enrolled for spring classes at Louisville, and UofL announced that “may remain on scholarship but will not be allowed to practice or compete,” and granted the five-star a full release. Bowen’s attorney, Miami-based Jason Setchen, issued the following statement to... Read more 

RIVALRY WEEK | Sibling Rivalry As Strong As UK/UofL Rivalry For Josh Allen and Myisha Hines-Allen

11/24/2017 02:07 PM

So far this season, Myisha Hines-Allen has been Miss Double-Double for the Louisville Women’s Basketball team. Josh Allen, has been one of the Blitz Bro’s in Lexington. The two share more than athletic skill. The New Jersey-natives share a last name, because they’re brother and sister. “Growing up he was just a funny kid. I mean, all boys when they grow up in a household filled with girls and women it’s just like they’re- they think they’re like ladies men. So, it was... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Louisville Parts Ways With Assistant Coach Kenny Johnson

11/22/2017 10:58 AM

The University of Louisville announced Wednesday that it had “parted ways with associate head men’s basketball coach Kenny Johnson, terminating his employment per the provisions in his contract.” Johnson, along with former assistant Jordan Fair, had been placed on administrative leave back on October 6, stemming from the F.B.I investigation into a college basketball pay-for-play scheme. Johnson was hired by Louisville in 2014, after spending two years at Indiana. Prior to that, he had coached one year at Towson and... Read more 

UofL ATHLETICS | Breaking Down Basketball and The Governor's Cup

11/20/2017 05:48 PM

Louisville basketball’s season is just getting underway, but they are 2-0 to begin the season, with another test coming Tuesday night against Southern Illinois at 7:00 p.m. eastern at the KFC Yum! Center. Led behind junior Deng Adel, the Cards are off to a solid start. Meanwhile, the football team prepares for the final game of the regular season against rival Kentucky in the Governor’s Cup, which will be played Saturday at noon ET in Lexington. Jason Anderson of ESPN Louisville... Read more 

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