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BC-Kentucky Sports Digest

November 6, 2018

Here’s a look at how AP’s sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. All times are Eastern.

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College Basketball:



INDIANAPOLIS — John Calipari’s new recruits will get their first taste of big-time college basketball Tuesday when No. 2 Kentucky faces No. 4 Duke in a match-up of college basketball blue-bloods at the Champions Classic. By Michael Marot.


SEATTLE — No. 25 Washington opens the college basketball season with a challenge facing Western Kentucky, the preseason favorite in Conference USA. By Tim Booth.



BOWLING GREEN, Ky. — No. 5 Louisville opens the season at in-state rival Western Kentucky and new coach Greg Collins.

College Football:


LEXINGTON, Ky. — No. 12 Kentucky is determined not to let the disappointing loss to No. 5 Georgia derail the rest of the season. The Wildcats will look to shake off the setback and try to correct a myriad of issues heading into their SEC matchup this week against Tennessee. By Gary B. Graves.


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