UK Men's Basketball

Madness tickets available on Oct. 2

The University of Kentucky filled in the gaps of TV coverage on its men's basketball schedule, the school announced Monday, adding that Big Blue Madness at Rupp Arena on Oct. 15 will be televised by the Big Blue Sports Network and Fox Sports South.

Earlier this summer, UK announced its schedule but left out a few television details.

Those included Fox Sports South picking up the exhibition games against Pikeville and Dillard, plus regular-season games against East Tennessee State, Boston, Winthrop and Coppin State.

UK's game against Mississippi Valley State will be televised by Comcast/Charter Sports Southeast.

UK also announced Monday its plans for ticket distribution for Big Blue Madness.

Tickets, which are free, will be distributed Oct. 2, beginning at 7 a.m., at Memorial Coliseum. Online ticket orders will include a fee. There is a limit of two tickets per person in line and two per household for online orders.

Fans are asked not to begin lining up at Memorial Coliseum until 7 a.m. on Sept. 29.

Control cards will be issued to those camping out at 2 p.m. on Oct. 1. Fans are asked to begin lining up for ticket distribution on Oct. 2 at 4 a.m.