A national basketball figure from Paducah will be honored with a monument and street dedication in August. Clarence “Big House” Gaines garnered numerous achievements during his decades-long coaching career at Winston-Salem State University.
Lexington Center Corporation officials and the University of Kentucky are inking a deal to keep UK playing basketball in Rupp Arena, so that the Wildcats will call Rupp “home” for at least another 17 years.
Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball player Jaylen Babb-Harrison has been charged with first degree rape. According to the Lexington Herald Leader, the 23-year-old is being held at the Madison County Detention Center.