TO THE PRESS AND RADIO TV Here is your copy of the 1977-78 facts booklet on Kentucky basketball which we sincerely hope will aid you in covering and answering questions on the Wildcats this season. If you desire additional information, special stories, pictures or have questions not answered herein, please feel free to contact the Sports Information Office in Memorial Coliseum (Telephone A.C. 606-257-3838, 257-3839). RUSSELL RICE JACK PERRY Director of Sports Information Asst. Director of Sports Information Miss Ann Easterling Secretary Athletic Office Phones: Cliff Hagan - (606) 258-2881 Frank Ham (606) 258-5611 Larry Ivy - (606) 258-4911 Coach Joe B. Hall - (606) 257-1916 or 257-1917 Asst. Coaches: Dick Parsons (606) 257-3640; Leonard Hamilton - (606) 257-4781; Joe Dean - (606 257-1918 Information WORKING TICKETSAddress requests to Sports Information Office as far in advance as possible. Tickets will not be mailed unless requested and will be held at the Press Entrance of Rupp Arena for pickup on game night. PRESS DOOREntrance to the area set aside for press, radio and TV is Gate No. 5 on the Patterson Street side of Rupp Arena. PRESS ROOMLocated on floor level under stands behind visitors' bench area. Will feature work space with necessary electrical outlets and telephone service. COMPSNo individual game allotment. TELECOPIERSA Telecopier Service (Telephone, Telecopier, Operator) will be provided for $25.00. Those wishing to use their own machine should order a line through General Telephone Co. RADIO BROADCASTSBroadcasting rights to UK games are assigned exclusively to the Jim Host and Associates, 512 E. Main, Lexington, Ky., 40508 (Telephone 606/252-5696). One free reciprocal outlet is guaranteed opponent schools visiting Lexington. Any additional stations must clear through Jim Host and Associates and the UK Director of Broadcasting, Mr. Pete Manchikes (257-2655). Working passes will be supplied approved stations by Sports Information Office. SERVICESWorking press, radio and TV will be furnished game programs, brochures, running play-by-play, halftime quickie box, final statistics in the form of a complete 12-column dittoed box score and coaches Quotes. ARENA LIGHTINGRupp Arena Lighting will provide 250-275 foot candle on playing floor with a mixture of incandescent and metal halide lights.