Big Blue Madness Coverage
Oct. 14, 2011
Basketball season has nearly arrived. The Kentucky men’s and women’s basketball teams will take part in Big Blue Madness 7:30 p.m. Friday Oct. 14, ending the long wait for the highly anticipated 2011-12 season. A capacity crowd will pack Rupp Arena to bear witness to the spectacle that is Big Blue Madness, but fans keeping up with the festivities from home have a number of options for watching on television and online.
- 6:00 p.m. - Doors Open
- 7:30 p.m. - Event Begins
- 9:30 p.m. - Event Concludes
Fans are also invited to participate in the live blog.
Watching on TV
UK fans without tickets to Big Blue Madness have a variety of TV options for watching Kentucky’s first open practice opportunity.
|Market||Station||Start Time (all times local)|
|Bowling Green||WBKO-Fox||9:00 p.m. (delayed)|
|Evansville, Ind.||WTVW-TV||10:30 p.m. (delayed)|
|Huntington||WSAZ-DT (My Z)||7:00 p.m.|
|Paducah, Ky./Cape Girardeau, Mo.||WDKA-TV||9:00 p.m. (delayed)|
|Fox Sports South||(Delayed to the entire FS South full footprint same night at 10:00 p.m. ET)|
Kentucky is also one of 11 schools that will be featured in the sixth annual ESPNU Midnight Madness special on Oct. 14 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. ET on ESPNU.
FS South will replay the broadcast on Saturday, Oct. 15 at 10:00 p.m. ET to their entire footprint.