UK Announces Football Gameday Protocols

(LEX 18) — The University of Kentucky released its updated requirements tp help combat the spread of coronavirus for those planning to attend the Wildcats’ home opener against Ole Miss on Saturday.

A strict mask policy will be enforced, which includes face coverings to be worn by fans at all times except when eating or drinking.

Gaiters, bandanas and face shields will not be viewed as acceptable face coverings, and all masks must be secured with ties or ear loops.

There will also be no tailgating, no tents, generators, trailers, grills or cooking of any kind in the parking lot of Kroger Field ahead of kickoff Saturday.