By JIM PORTER
The Time Has Come To Register for OHIO’s 27th Annual UK Convention!
The UK Convention is an annual get together of UK fans to celebrate the University of Kentucky basketball and other UK teams. It is held annually on the 3rd Saturday in July. Various guest speakers are featured who provide current information and/or historical perspectives of UK athletics.
For the 2016 convention:
When: Saturday, July 16, 9:00am-3:30pm
Where: Eastview Baptist Church, 4289 St Rt 122, Franklin, Ohio 45005
Take exit 32 off I-75 and go east on St Rt 122 for about 2 miles. (View map at right)
You may use the “contact us” form at www.ukconvention.com to get more information or pre-register.
The 2016 UK Convention will be held Saturday, July 16th 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Registration 8:30 – 9:00 am
Lunch and Fellowship 12:00 -1:30 pm
Registration costs $25
Guest Speakers for 2016:
Jack “Goose” Givens
MVP of 1978 NCAA Basketball Champions-UK Wildcats,
Kentucky Mr. Basketball, Parade All-American, UK All-American, Pro player
Eight-time Kentucky Sports Writer of the Year
Centre College Athletics Website Writer
WLAP, Sunday Morning Sports Talk WLEX18.com Writer; UK minute 2x/daily on 8 radio stations
Editor of vaughtsviews.com
Weekly column on UK sports in 31 Kentucky newspapers
Deputy Athletic Director; Men’s Basketball Program Overseer
Liaison: Southeastern Conference and SEC Network Offices
Ryan Clark and Joe Cox
authors, Latest book: The Ky Wildcats Fans Bucket List (our UK Convention made the list of 100 things to know and do before they die)
University of Kentucky Football Team Captain; Three-time All SECAcademic Team 1989, 1990, 1991
Kentucky Sports Radio Writer; Host of WYMT’s Chalk Talk
UK Radio Network Analyst (Leach Report’s Monday Morning Quarterback Analyst)
Note: A Convention 1st! Former Basketball Player, Cameron Mills, will conduct his radio show on Fox Sports 1580AM and iheart Radio live from our convention from 10-12 noon.
Question? Call Jim Porter 937-746-8758 or use the contact form to email him.