2020 Mr. and Miss Kentucky Basketball Awards Ceremony Moving to Griffin Gate Marriott

Posted at 7:08 PM, Sep 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-25 19:08:27-04

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The ceremony held to name Kentucky's Mr. and Miss Basketball is on the move in 2020.

The Kentucky Lions Eye Foundation announced on Wednesday the 9th annual Mr. and Miss Kentucky Basketball Awards Ceremony will be Sunday, April 5 at the Giffin Gate Marriott in Lexington. It had previously been held at the Lexington Center. The date is also a change as it had previously been held the Tuesday prior to the Boys Sweet Sixteen starting at Rupp Arena. The 2021 event will be held on Sunday, March 14.

Coaches and select media members will continue to vote each year on the awards and it will culminate in the ceremony which includes a dinner, silent auction, special awards and the announcement of Mr. and Miss Basketball.

Tickets for the 2020 ceremony will be available soon at or by calling 800-232-5308.