UK Gymnastics Reveals 2021 Television Schedule
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky gymnastics program finalized its 2021 schedule on Tuesday, featuring a full slate of meet times and coverage on ESPN networks.
The Wildcats will appear on live television six times throughout the regular season, with their two remaining meets scheduled for live broadcast on SEC Network+.
The eight-installment conference-only arrangement will crescendo with the Southeastern Conference Championship on Saturday, March 20, in New Orleans. The event’s afternoon session is scheduled for 3:30 p.m. ET on SEC Network, while the evening contest will begin at 8 p.m.
Kentucky is set to commence its season with its latest start time, traveling to Alabama on Friday, Jan. 8, at 9 p.m. on ESPNU. The Wildcats will make their debut at Memorial Coliseum next, taking on Auburn on Friday, Jan. 15, at 7 p.m. on SEC Network.
Following back-to-back home meets aired on SEC Network+ at 7 p.m. featuring Alabama (Friday, Jan. 29) and Arkansas (Friday, Feb. 12), respectively, the Cats will return to traditional TV at Florida on Friday, Feb. 19, at 7 p.m. on SEC Network.
Kentucky’s home agenda will end on SEC Network versus LSU on Friday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m., while the regular season will come to a close on Friday, March 5, at Georgia on SEC Network at 7 p.m.
The full 2021 schedule, complete with start times and TV coverage, is as follows:
|Friday, Jan. 8||at Alabama||ESPNU||9 p.m.|
|Friday, Jan. 15||AUBURN||SEC Network||7 p.m.|
|Friday, Jan. 22||at Missouri||SEC Network||7 p.m.|
|Friday, Jan. 29||ALABAMA||SEC Network+||7 p.m.|
|Friday, Feb. 12||ARKANSAS||SEC Network+||7 p.m.|
|Friday, Feb. 19||at Florida||SEC Network||7 p.m.|
|Friday, Feb. 26||LSU||SEC Network||7 p.m.|
|Friday, March 5||at Georgia||SEC Network||7 p.m.|
|Saturday, March 20||SEC Championship||SEC Network||3:30 p.m.
UK Athletics is offering fan cutouts, which may feature an image of a person or pet, to be placed inside Memorial Coliseum on the day of each meet. Full attendance plans will be announced at a later date.
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