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 | Breaking Down The West Virginia Win

01/29/2018 06:04 PM

John Calipari and his Wildcats went down to Morgantown, WV and got it done against the No. 7 Mountaineers Saturday. Kentucky overcame a 17-point deficit after halftime and went on to win it 83-76 in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. Kevin Knox led the way for Kentucky with 34 points. The Cats are now back up to No. 21 in the latest AP Polls. Bradley McKee and Lachlan McLean of ESPN Louisville joined KSTV to break down the game, Kevin Knox’s play and what... Read more 

UofL WBB | Cardinals Dominate Demon Deacons

01/28/2018 05:47 PM

The No. 3 Louisville Cardinals Women’s Basketball team (22-1, 8-1 ACC) defeated the Wake Forest Demon Deacons (10-12, 2-7 ACC) at the KFC Yum! Center Sunday afternoon, with a final score of 89-52. Junior guard Asia Durr lead the way for Louisville, scoring 26 points, three steals, an assist and four rebounds in 25 minutes. Three other Cardinals also scored in double-figures. Sophomore forward Bionca Dunham scored 16 points and had five rebounds in 24 minutes, sophomore guard Jazmine Jones... Read more 

H.S. BASKETBALL | Marcus Bowie Trying To "Live Up To The Name"

01/26/2018 06:39 PM

There are just 43 names that hang in the rafters of Rupp Arena. One of which, is Bowie. “When I look back at my playing days at the University of Kentucky, that was second-to-none. I was blessed to play 11 years of professional basketball, but whenever I reminisce, I always go back to my collegiate days game and playing in front of 24,000 strong every game at home in Rupp Arena it’s something that will always treasure,” former UK big man... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | UK vs. Mississippi State Game Recap

01/23/2018 11:56 PM

Tuesday night the Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team (15-5, 5-3 SEC) defeated the Mississippi State Bulldogs (14-6, 2-5 SEC) 78-65 in Rupp Arena. The Wildcats are now tied for third in the SEC with Tennessee and Alabama at a 1.5 games back. Freshman forward P.J. Washington had a career-high scoring night for the Cats, scoring 22 points, six rebounds, two assists, two blocks and three steals in 31 minutes of play. Freshman forward Kevin Knox also had a good night, adding... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Padgett Previews The Match-Up Against Miami

01/23/2018 04:25 PM

Wednesday night the Louisville Cardinals Men’s Basketball team (15-4, 5-1 ACC) will face off with the Miami Hurricanes (14-4, 3-3 ACC) at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Florida. Tip-off is set for 8:00 p.m. Eastern. According to ESPN’s match-up predictor, the Cardinals only have a 26.2% chance of winning the game, despite UofL being 2-3 on the road this season and riding a four-game winning streak. The Cards begin this recent stretch of wins on the road at Florida... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Gators Chomp the Wildcats

01/21/2018 12:49 AM

The Kentucky Wildcats (14-5, 4-3 SEC) fell to the Florida Gators (14-5, 6-1) in Rupp Arena with a final score of 66-64. Freshman guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander and sophomore forward Wenyen Gabriel led the way for the Cats with 10 points each. The Cats struggled shooting from the perimeter, going just 4-17 from behind the three-point line. The team shot 40% from the field. In his return to the lineup, freshman point guard Quade Green played 17 minutes, scoring two points.... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Breaking Down The UK-Florida Game

01/19/2018 07:09 PM

Saturday night on ESPN Kentucky and Florida face off at Rupp Arena at 8:15 p.m. eastern. The Gators lead the SEC standings right now at 5-1 in the conference, 13-5 overall. The Wildcats are a game back at 4-2 in the SEC. Kentucky is currently shooting better from the field at 48.6%, while Florida is shooting 44.3%. Kentucky is favored by three. Bradley McKee and Lachlan McLean of ESPN 680 joined KSTV to break down the match-up.  Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Discussing The Latest With The Cats

01/18/2018 06:00 PM

Bradley McKee and Lachlan McLean of ESPN 680 joined KSTV to discuss Hamidou Diallo’s struggles versus South Carolina, Nick Richards breaking out of his slump in Columbia, will Quade Green play against Florida and Seth Greenberg’s harsh comments. Watch the full discussion here:  Read more 

SPALDING UNIVERSITY | Building Renamed In Honor Of Muhammad Ali

01/17/2018 10:30 AM

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 would have marked Muhammad Ali’s 76th birthday. In the spirit of celebrating the Champ on his birthday, Spalding University announced they have officially renamed their athletic and athletics building back to Columbia Gym. In 1954 in Columbia Gym on Spalding’s campus, a young Cassius Clay learned the sport of boxing. Spalding President Tori Murden McClure said in 2016 that the board of trustees planned to change the name of the building at 824 S. Fourth Street from the Spalding... Read more 

UK BASKETBALL | Cats Up To No. 18 In Latest AP Polls

01/15/2018 04:29 PM

In the Associated Pres Men’s Basketball Polls released on Monday, the Kentucky Wildcats (14-3, 4-1 SEC) moved up from No. 21 to 18 after a win at Vanderbilt on Saturday. The Cats defeated the Commodores (6-11, 1-4 SEC) 74-67 in Nashville. The rest of the top 25 is as followed: 1. Villanova 2. Virginia 3. Purdue 4. Oklahoma 5. Duke 6. West Virginia 7. Wichita State 8. Texas Tech 9. Michigan State 10. Kansas 11. Xavier 12. Cincinnati 13. Gonzaga 14. Arizona 15. UNC 16. Arizona State 17. Auburn 18. Kentucky 19. Seton Hall 20. Clemson 21. Tennessee 22. Ohio State 23. Michigan 24. TCU 25.... Read more