ESPNU to Televise Home Game vs. Missouri

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky and its corporate partners at ESPN announced on Friday that UK’s home game on April 17 has been picked up for a national television audience, and will be shown live on ESPNU. First pitch, as was scheduled, will remain at 1 p.m. ET from John Cropp Stadium in Lexington.

April 17th will mark the eighth nationally-televised game for Kentucky in 2016, marking a new program high in that category, surpassing 2015, which had seven national telecasts. Talent for the game will be announced by ESPN at a later date.

Kentucky, which is off it its best start in program history through 26 games in a season, at 23-3 overall, opens up its first Southeastern Conference home series on Friday beginning at 6 p.m. ET against Ole Miss. That game, along with Saturday and Sunday’s games will all be shown live on the SEC Network+, ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

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