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BC-Kentucky Sports Digest

February 27, 2019

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(at)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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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:

Men:

LOUISVILLE-BOSTON COLLEGE

BOSTON _ Louisville, losers of four out of its last five, looks to get back on track when it travels to Boston College. The Cardinals beat the Eagles by 10 earlier this season. By Jimmy Golen. UPCOMING: Developing from 9 p.m. game; 600 words.

Women:

POTENTIAL PLAYER OF YEAR CANDIDATES

NEW YORK _ With a few weeks left in the regular season, the college women’s basketball player of the year race is wide open. Take your pick. There’s a little bit of something for everyone with talented post players, guards and wings. By Basketball Writer Doug Feinberg. SENT: 1040 words, photos.

Thoroughbred Racing:

SANTA ANITA-CLOSED, from Arcadia, Calif.: Santa Anita will reopen for training and racing on Thursday after its main track was closed for evaluation in the wake of 19 horse deaths during the winter meeting. SENT: 190 words.

_FLORIDA THOROUGHBRED BREEDING, from Ocala, Fla.: Data shows that Florida’s thoroughbred breeding industry still has not recovered from the recession a decade ago. SENT: 150 words.

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