LOCAL SPORTS

WSIP Sports 1-4-2018

 

H.S. Boys Basketball

Wednesday Scores

Phelps 48 vs. Prestonsburg 37  

Tonight

Shelby Valley - at Magoffin County - 7:30 PM
Jenkins - at Pikeville - 7:30 PM



H.S. Girls Basketball

Wednesday Scores

Belfry 59 at Tug Valley (Williamson), WV 33  
Paintsville 64 vs. Knott County Central 60  
Piarist School 33 vs. Cordia 20  

Tonight

Prestonsburg - at Shelby Valley - 7:30 PM
Phelps - at Tug Valley (Williamson), WV - 7:30 PM



UK Men’s Basketball

P.J. Washington scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half, and No. 17 Kentucky held off LSU 74-71 on Wednesday night in Baton Rouge. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander capped his 18-point night with two free throws with 16 seconds left, and Kevin Knox had 16 points and 11 rebounds for the Wildcats, who improved to 12-2 overall and 2-0 SEC. Kentucky will travel to Knoxville, TN on Saturday to face the Tennessee Volunteers. Game time is set for 9 PM and available on the SEC Network and the UK Radio Network (WSIP 98.9 FM) pre-game to begin at 7:30 PM.



UK Football

Bryant Koback Jr. is leaving the UK Football team. Koback said his reason for leaving is because of his family. A three star recruit by 247Sports was rated as the 37th best running back in 2017, Koback sat out last season as a redshirt.