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In association with Kentucky Sports Report, one of the country’s leading magazine and internet publications devoted to University of Kentucky athletics, and Sports, the country’s largest and most comprehensive team-specific sports network on the Internet, proudly presents Kentucky Sports Radio.

An innovated product first presented on the internet and podcast, Kentucky Sports Radio is expanding from its original location to radio stations across the bluegrass this November, in an attempt to offer fans outside the walls of Lexington an opportunity to get the latest in UK Sports.

Anchored by experienced and professional hosts, in-depth analysis from former players, as well as nationally known guests, Kentucky Sports Radio has already received high acclaim and praise from representatives across the Bluegrass. Co-hosted by University of Kentucky pre and post-game show analyst Jim Tirey, national recruiting guru and Lexington based radio talk-show guest Rob Gidel and nationally syndicated columnist Matt Jones, Kentucky Sports Radio brings to life the latest in UK sports.

With a partnership with Fox Sports/ and Kentucky Sports Report, Kentucky Sports Radio can provide audiences with a rare combination of entertainment, with the state’s most colorful guests. From’s Pat Forde, ESPN’s Jay Bilas, Kentucky Sports Writer of the Year Larry Vaught, and former 1998 Final Four MVP Jeff Sheppard, Kentucky Sports Radio helps keep fans up-to-date with the latest team news, as well as the latest in recruiting. Programming that cannot be found outside the walls of Lexington!

For additional information, please seek out our nationally syndicated website at, which provides members and fans with the latest and updated material on the University of Kentucky athletic programs. With over 100,000 unique visitors a day and information being supplied to nationally known websites Fox Sports and MSN sports every hour, it is truly a site to see!

To discuss the possibility of getting Kentucky Sports Radio in your area; please contact us at or through telephone at 919-308-6892.

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  • National Guests: With our unique association with Fox Sports, the University of Kentucky media and the Associated Press, the accessibility and opportunity to bring national guests to Kentucky Sports Radio offers us an intense advantage over other competing syndicated radio programs. In our first three months of broadcasting, KSR interviewed such guests as Hall of Fame writer Frank Burlison,’s Pat Forde and ESPN’s national basketball analyst Jay Bilas, and CBS's Gregg Doyel.

  • UK Coverage: With our association with Kentucky Sports Report, one of the largest publications devoted to the University and its athletic program, Kentucky Sports Radio allows its listeners and followers of the program an opportunity to get the latest and up-to-date coverage of UK Athletics. With our website devoted to Wildcat athletics for more than 10 years, and of which garners more than 100,000 unique hits a day, is a tremendous avenue for exposure.

  • Recruiting Coverage: Thanks to our association with co-host Rob Gidel of, the nation’s largest independent online sports network and Kentucky Sports Report, of which is currently apart of their respected family, the opportunity to bring aboard nationally recognized recruiting analysts, as well as the accessibility to their database of recruits, offers Wildcat fans the opportunity to hear and learn about prospective members of the team.

  • Former Players: Former Final Four MVP and member of the 1998 National Championship team, Jeff Sheppard will graciously offer his insights to Kentucky Sports Radio during the upcoming basketball season.

  • State Wide Guests: Thanks to our ties to the University of Kentucky media, as well as our affiliation with Jim Tirey, currently the University of Kentucky’s football and basketball pre and post-game commentator, Kentucky Sports Radio can attract the top guests across the state and of which offers UK fans the most newsworthy subjects. From Kentucky Sports Writer of the Year, Larry Vaught to local television anchor Ryan Lemond, KSR Radio offers its listeners the most respected local coverage.

  • Entertaining Hosts: In addition to Jim Tirey and Rob Gidel, basketball columnist Matt Jones, formerly of, brings forth his entertaining personality and charisma to the show. A long time columnist, Jones’ humorous and often satirical work has been published across the internet on Yahoo!, CBS Sportsline and Fox Sports.

  • Exposure: All radio participants are offered an opportunity to be advertised on, as well as our affiliated site,

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