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Kentucky Sports Radio’s Matt Jones says he will not be running for Mitch McConnell’s Senate seat

By Mark Maynard Kentucky Today Kentucky Sports Radio host Matt Jones said Friday he will not be a candidate for the U.S. Senate race in 2020.

 The announcement ends speculation that Jones, who has gone back and forth on the decision, would take on U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Matt Jones 

“I am coming on this morning to make the announcement that I have decided not to do...

College basketball official files federal harassment lawsuit against Kentucky Sports Radio

By Mark Maynard Kentucky Today College basketball referee John Higgins filed a federal civil lawsuit against Kentucky Sports Radio, accusing it of causing conditions that led to the harassment of him and his family after an NCAA tournament game in March. Higgins, of Nebraska, his wife Carol Higgins and their roofing and siding company, Weatherguard, filed the suit Tuesday in U.S. District Court for...

Due to popular demand, Legends restart Coach Cal Bobblehead Series ticket package

Due to popular demand, the Coach Cal Ticket Plan, originally released in March, is being re-released by the Lexington Legends for purchase with an added home game date of May 26, 2017, which is Kentucky Sports Radio Night and also be when the Legends play the Columbia Fireflies with Tim Tebow on the roster. The Legends are teaming up with University of Kentucky men’s basketball coach John Calipari...