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BC-Kentucky Sports Digest

May 22, 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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

College Baseball:

ACC-BOSTON COLLEGE-LOUISVILLE

DURHAM, N.C. _ Dan Metzdorf threw a three-hitter, Jake Alu drove in three runs and Boston College beat top-seeded Louisville 5-1 on Wednesday to earn a spot in the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament semifinals. SENT: 150 words.

ACC--GEORGIA TECH-NOTRE DAME

DURHAM, N.C. _ Second-seeded Georgia Tech opens Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament play with a matchup with 11th-seeded Notre Dame. UPCOMING: Developing from 3 p.m. game; 150 words.

ACC-VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA

DURHAM, N.C. _ Fifth-seeded North Carolina and No. 9 seed Virginia meet in their Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament opener. UPCOMING: Developing from 7 p.m. game; 150 words.

SEC-TEXAS A&M-GEORGIA

HOOVER, Ala. _ Texas A&M, which advanced with an extra-innings win over Florida, faces third-seeded Georgia in the second round of the SEC Tournament. SENT: 150 words.

SEC-LSU-MISSISSIPPI ST

HOOVER, Ala. _ No. 4 seed Mississippi State faces No. 5 seed LSU in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. UPCOMING: Developing from 9 p.m. game; 150 words, photos.

SEC-MISSISSIPPI-ARKANSAS

HOOVER, Ala. _ Mississippi faces No. 2 seed Arkansas in the second round of the SEC Tournament, which switches to the double elimination format. UPCOMING: Developing from 2 p.m. game; 150 words, photos.

SEC-AUBURN-VANDERBILT

HOOVER, Ala. _ No. 1 seed Vanderbilt faces No. 8 seed Auburn in the Southeastern Conference Tournament. UPCOMING: Developing from 5:30 p.m. game; 150 words, photos.

Also:

_LOUISVILLE-CRUM HOSPITALIZED, from Louisville: An official with Denny Crum’s foundation says the former Louisville coach has been hospitalized after recently suffering a stroke. SENT: 180 words.

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