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

NCAA Tournament | Big Blue Nation in Boise

03/17/2018 05:06 PM

The fifth-seeded Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team (25-10) face the Buffalo Bulls (27-8) for a St. Patrick’s Day match-up in Boise, Id. The round of 32 game between the two will be played in Taco Bell Arena on the campus of Boise State University. ESPN’s match-up predictor gives Kentucky a 75.7 percent chance to win it all, despite only being favored by five-and-a-half points. The two blue and white squads square off Saturday at 5:15 p.m. eastern inside Taco Bell Arena. The... Read more 

NCAA Tournament | Previewing 5-Seed UK vs. 13-Seed Buffalo

03/16/2018 07:18 PM

The fifth-seeded Kentucky Wildcats men’s basketball team (25-10) held practice Friday prior to their second-round NCAA Tournament match-up against the Buffalo Bulls (27-8). The round of 32 game between the two will be played in Taco Bell Arena in Boise, Id. on the campus of Boise State University. The Bulls already beat the Wildcats one as they pulled off the biggest upset not just in the South Region, but in the entire bracket at that point, beating Sean Miller’s fourth-seeded... Read more 

NCAA Tournament | UK Downs Davidson In Clash Of The Cats

03/16/2018 10:48 AM

The Kentucky Wildcats Men’s Basketball team (25-10) defeated the Davidson Wildcats (21-12) 78-73 in the first round of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament Thursday night in Boise, Idaho. It was a packed house in Taco Bell Arena on the campus of Boise State University and the Davidson Wildcats came out firing on all cylinders, shooting 20 percent from the three-point line. UK led by ten heading into the locker room at the half. Davidson out-scored UK in the second half, 49-44, but... Read more 

NCAA Tournament | Previewing Kentucky vs. Davidson

03/15/2018 06:57 PM

The Wildcats of Kentucky (24-10, 10-8 SEC) face the Wildcats of Davidson (21-11, 13-5 Atlantic 10) Thursday night at 7:10 p.m. eastern on CBS. The game will be played in Boise, Idaho as five-seed UK takes on 12-seed Davidson in the first match-up of the South Region inside Taco Bell Arena on the campus of Boise State University. Major match-up predictors give Kentucky the edge over Davidson, but Davidson is tenth in the nation at made three-point attempts, which could give... Read more 

NCAA Tournament | Having Fun With Kentucky Men's Basketball

03/15/2018 03:00 PM

The Kentucky men’s basketball team (24-10, 10-8 SEC) was sent to Boise, Idaho in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Tournament as a 5-seed out of the South Region. The Wildcats of Kentucky face the Wildcats of Davison Thursday night at 7:10 eastern in Taco Bell Arena on the campus of Boise State University. During the downtime prior to the first tip-off, Spectrum News was able to have some fun with the Cats and fans in Boise. What do Boise... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | No. 1 Virginia Beats Cardinals In A Heart-Breaker

03/01/2018 11:23 PM

The No. 1 Virginia Cavaliers (27-2, 16-1 ACC) defeated the Louisville Cardinals (19-11, 9-8 ACC) 67 to 66 at the KFC Yum! Center Thursday night. Louisville led the game for over 32 minutes, but it ended in dramatic fashion, with a last second three from De’Andre Hunter for UVA to win the game. It was Senior Night for Cardinals point guard Quentin Snider and forward Anas Mahmoud. Snider finished with 13 points, while Mahmoud only had two points, two rebounds, and an... Read more 

NCAA HOOPS SCANDAL | Pat Forde Discusses Latest Column

02/27/2018 05:29 PM

On Friday, Yahoo! Sports released a column on the ongoing college basketball corruption scandal. In the report was evidence of ledgers kept by Christian Dawkins and ASM Sports Agency showing payments to current and former student-athletes across the country. There were also records of meetings between Dawkins and various players. Dawkins has been indicted by the FBI as part of their corruption probe. Some of those named in the report include current Kentucky star forward Kevin Knox, former UK big men Bam... Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | ESPN's Myron Medcalf On College Hoops

02/21/2018 04:59 PM

Myron Medcalf of ESPN joined Sports Night to talk about the NCAA upholding it’s decision to vacate Louisville’s 2013 National Championship and more than 100 wins, Louisville’s match-up with Duke and hope for the NCAA tournament and the Kentucky Wildcats. Watch the full interview here:  Read more 

UofL BASKETBALL | Tar Heels Too Much For Louisville

02/17/2018 11:01 PM

The No. 14/16 North Carolina Tar Heels men’s basketball team (21-7, 10-5 ACC) visited the KFC Yum! Center Saturday night and downed the Louisville Cardinals (18-9, 8-6 ACC) 93-76. Five UNC players scored in double-figures, led by senior guard Joel Berry’s 23 points. Berry also added five assists, eight rebounds, one block and one steal in his 36 minutes. Louisville was led by junior forward Deng Adel, who returned to the court after missing the last two games due to a sprained... Read more 

WKU BASKETBALL | Overcoming Obstacles, The Tops Are On A Tear

02/14/2018 04:58 PM

The WKU Men’s Basketball team has faced it’s share of challenges this season. From the departure of freshman five-star Mitchell Robinson, to eligibility issues with freshman guard Josh Anderson and redshirt sophomore transfer Moustapha Diange, the Hilltoppers have battled adversity this year. Starting out, the Tops were playing with just seven scholarship players. “Every season has it’s difficulties and challenges but I’d say this one a little more from a practice standpoint, because you can’t do everything you want to do in... Read more