What We'll See: Cats host SEC softball tourney

May 4, 2013 

Kelsey Nunley and the UK softball team play host to the SEC tourney this week.

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What we'll see

Sunday

The NBA playoffs move on to the second round when Memphis visits Oklahoma City (1 p.m., ABC-36) and Indiana opens at New York (3:30 p.m., ABC-36).

Monday

The Cincinnati Reds begin a six-game home stand with three games against the Atlanta Braves, to be followed after one day off by three more against the Milwaukee Brewers. (7:10 p.m., Fox Sports Ohio)

Wednesday-Saturday

For the first time, the University of Kentucky plays host to the Southeastern Conference Softball Tournament. The 10-team field includes nine of the nation's top 25 teams, which counts the 19th-ranked Wildcats. You'll also be able to see No. 2 Tennessee, No. 3 Florida, No. 7 LSU, No. 8 and defending national champion Alabama, No. 11 Missouri, No. 21 Texas A&M, No. 22 Arkansas and No. 24 Georgia. Action begins with a pair of nationally televised games on Wednesday. (4 and 6:30 p.m., ESPNU)

Thursday

The Lexington Legends play the first of 15 home games this month when they open a three-game series against West Virginia at Whitaker Bank Ballpark. (7:05 p.m.)Friday

Conner High School's four-star quarterback Drew Barker is expected to choose the University of Kentucky when the senior-to-be announces his college choice in the school's auditorium. (3:30 p.m.)

Friday

The UK baseball team opens its final SEC home series of the season when No. 2 Vanderbilt visits Cliff Hagan Stadium for the first of three games. (6:30 p.m., WLAP-AM 630)

Mathew Graf

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