Big Blue Madness Coverage

Oct. 16, 2009

Free, Live Video (requires Silverlight) | Live Blog | List of TV Affiliates Covering Madness

No event epitomizes the passion and dedication of the UK fan base better than Big Blue Madness.

More than 24,000 fans annually pack Rupp Arena for the first open practice opportunity for Kentucky's 2009-10 men's and women's basketball teams. Amid the pyrotechnics, high-flying dunks, celebrity guests and more, it's quickly become of the biggest spectacles in all of college sports.

And now fans can live it from the seat of your couch. Thanks to and the Big Blue Sports Network, fans can watch all the events from this year's Big Blue Madness, which starts at 7:30 p.m. EDT, on their television or computer. will provide live streaming video (requires Silverlight) of Madness starting at 7 p.m., including a live interactive blog (below) of all the action. For those hoping to watch the Madness unfold on TV, tune into the Big Blue Sports Network from 7-9:30 p.m.

Live Blog

Big Blue Sports Network affiliates:

Affiliate Coverage Area Start Time
WBKO-CW Bowling Green 7:00 p.m. ET (live)
WYMT-TV Hazard 7:00 p.m. ET (live)
WKAG-TV Hopkinsville 7:00 p.m. ET (live)
WKYT-TV Lexington 7:00 p.m. ET (live)
WMYO-TV Louisville 7:00 p.m. ET (live)
WTVW-TV Evansville 10:00 p.m. CT (delayed)
WSAZ-DT Huntington 10:30 p.m. ET (delayed)
WDKA-TV Paducah/Cape Girardeau 9:00 p.m. CT (delayed)
FS South Regional Oct. 17 at 4:00 p.m. (delayed)