Big Blue Madness on TV

Big Blue Madness, the first open practice opportunity for Kentucky’s 2011-12 men’s and women’s basketball teams, is Friday, Oct. 14. This will be the seventh time Madness has been held at Rupp Arena. will be allowed to enter beginning at 6 p.m. the night of Big Blue Madness.


Madness Timeline:

  • 6:00 p.m. – Doors Open
  • 7:30 p.m. – Event Begins
  • 9:30 p.m. – Event Concludes


Blue-White Scrimmage: The Blue-White Scrimmage has been scheduled for Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 7:00 p.m. in Rupp Arena. Tickets are available for $10. Tickets can be purchased through Ticketmaster and during regular hours at the UK Athletics Ticket Office (M-F, 9am-4pm) and the Ticket Office.


Madness on TV: UK without tickets to have a variety of TV options for watching ’s first open practice opportunity. The UK IMG Sports Network will televise the festivities live, from 7-9:30 p.m. (ET), on WYMT-TV in Hazard; WKAG-TV in Hopkinsville; WSAZ-DT in Huntington; WKYT-TV in Lexington and on WMYO-TV in Louisville. can also view Big Blue Madness live for FREE on the University of website at or ESPN3.


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.


Other UK IMG Sports Network affiliates will carry on a tape-delayed basis, including FS South (10:00 p.m. ET); WBKO-TV (9:00 p.m. CT) in Bowling Green; WTVW-TV in Evansville (10:30 p.m. CT) and WDKA-TV in Paducah/Cape Girardeau (TBA).