Wildcats & Legends Series-Opening Games Postponed Due To Rain, Forcing Weekend Schedule Changes


LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The series-opening game between No. 12 Kentucky and Arkansas, scheduled for Thursday night, April 21 at Cliff Hagan Stadium, has been postponed due to inclement weather.


Kentucky (23-13, 9-6 Southeastern Conference) and Arkansas (22-15, 4-11 SEC) are scheduled to play Friday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. ET on ESPNU. The two teams will play a doubleheader Saturday beginning at noon ET. The doubleheader will be televised on SEC Network Plus.

The first game of the weekend series between the Lexington Legends and the West Virginia Power scheduled for Thursday night at Whitaker Bank Ballpark has been rained out. It will be made up as part of a doubleheader Friday, April 22. The first of two seven-inning games will begin at 5:05 p.m. Friday. Gates will open at 4 p.m., and the first 1,000 fans entering the ballpark will receive a bobblehead recognizing former University of Kentucky basketball star Demarcus Cousins.