Kentucky takes over SEC Network for 24 hours on July 4th

07/02/2015 03:05 PM

SEC NETWORK — Don’t have plans for the Fourth of July?

Well, thanks to UK Athletics and the SEC Network, now you do.

The SEC Network Takeover (#SECNTakeover) will continue through this weekend, with the University of Kentucky taking over national television for 24 straight hours on Independence Day.

The BBN showcase will replay 13 memorable events from the UK vault and will feature content from Kentucky men’s basketball, women’s basketball, football, baseball, softball, women’s soccer, volleyball, and gymnastics.

Coverage will start at midnight ET on July 4 with the 2011 Kentucky vs. Kansas men’s basketball game and conclude at 10 p.m. with a replay of last season’s Kentucky vs. Louisville men’s basketball game.

The “SEC Network Takeover” is a two-week programming initiative dedicated to airing programming selected by Southeastern Conference schools. All 14 schools will craft their own 24-hour schedule which may include classic game films, ESPN original content and some school-produced content.

The University of Kentucky and the SEC Network created the July 4 Wildcat schedule from available television inventory; NCAA Championships were not available to re-air.

Below is a complete list of the July 4 programming.

  • 12:00 a.m. 2011 Kentucky vs. Kansas (Men’s Basketball)
  • 2:00 a.m. 2012 Kentucky vs. Tennessee (Volleyball)
  • 3:30 a.m. 2015 Kentucky vs. Auburn (Gymnastics)
  • 5:00 a.m. 2014 Kentucky vs. Florida (Women’s Soccer)
  • 7:00 a.m. 2010 Kentucky vs. Mississippi State (Men’s Basketball)
  • 9:00 a.m. 2012 Kentucky vs. South Carolina (Baseball)
  • 11:00 a.m. Big Blue InterNATIONal: Kentucky Volleyball to China
  • 11:30 a.m. Big Blue (P)Review
  • 12:00 p.m. 2014 Kentucky vs. LSU (Softball)
  • 2:00 p.m. 2015 Kentucky vs. South Carolina (Women’s Basketball)
  • 4:00 p.m. 2014 Kentucky vs. Kansas (Men’s Basketball)
  • 6:00 p.m. 2007 Kentucky vs. Louisville (Football)
  • 8:00 p.m. 2014 Kentucky vs. South Carolina (Football)
  • 10:00 p.m. 2014 Kentucky vs. Louisville (Men’s Basketball)


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