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What We'll See: Cats host SEC softball tourney

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

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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