Corruption Scandal http://wuky.org en Barnhart Takes No Position On Farmer's Jersey Staying Up At Rupp http://wuky.org/post/barnhart-takes-no-position-farmers-jersey-staying-rupp <p>LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Following a news briefing on football crowd control Friday WUKY asked UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart for his opinion on whether the school should continue to publicly honor former basketball Wildcat Richie Farmer.&nbsp; His jersey currently hangs in the rafters of Rupp Arena as part of the 1992 <em>Unforgettables </em>Team.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 18:16:35 +0000 WUKY Staff 37176 at http://wuky.org Barnhart Takes No Position On Farmer's Jersey Staying Up At Rupp Richie Farmer Reaches Plea Deal, Could Get 2 Years http://wuky.org/post/richie-farmer-reaches-plea-deal-could-get-2-years <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">FRANKFORT, Ky. — A former University of Kentucky basketball star whose jersey hangs in the rafters of Rupp Arena has reached a plea deal with prosecutors in a government corruption case that would put him in prison for some two years.</span></p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 13:44:17 +0000 Associated Press 37102 at http://wuky.org Richie Farmer Reaches Plea Deal, Could Get 2 Years