Rex Chapman excited for new role

10/26/2016 08:00 PM

Rex Chapman is back.

The Kentucky basketball legend will be the new co-host for the UK Radio Network’s pregame basketball show this season, making his debut this Sunday for the exhibition against Clarion.

Chapman played at Kentucky from 1986-1988, scoring over 1,000 points in his career. He was named a third team All-American his sophomore year.

We caught up with Chapman about his new role, and he says he is just happy to be back working closely to a program that gave him so much.

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton is a Producer for Spectrum News. He graduated with a Journalism degree from the University of Kentucky and he lives and breathes UK Basketball, making him the perfect fit to produce KSTV. That’s Kentucky’s only nightly half-hour show dedicated solely to UK sports. You can watch it weeknights at 7:30 and 11 on Spectrum News. Follow Clayton on twitter @ClaySTV1 to stay updated on the latest UK Basketball and recruiting news or to follow his amateur competitive eating endeavors. He once ate thirteen cheese Coney hot dogs in one sitting…on his lunch break.

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