Register of the Kentucky Historical Society Sports Special Issue Vol. 115, No. 4 Autumn 2017 TOC

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THE REGISTER of the Kentucky Historical Society

New Directions in Kentucky Sport History

Andrew Doyle, Guest Editor



VOL. 115, NO. 4 | AUTUMN 2017                                                                                                                                              


By Andrew Doyle


Defeated by the Accreditors: The Rise and Fall of Big-Time Football at Centre College, 1915–1926

By Andrew Doyle

“Doing Just What the Others Were Doing”: The University of Kentucky Wildcats and the Debate over Commercialized College Athletics, 1946–1954

By Chad Carlson

“On the Opposite Side of the Fence”: The University of Kentucky and the Racial Desegregation of the Southeastern Conference

By S Zebulon Baker

From “Pitifully Ignorant” to the “People’s Champion”: Shifting Perceptions of Muhammad Ali in the Louisville Defender, 1964–1971

By Stephen Townsend

“I Got the Horse Right Here”: New Directions in Horseracing Scholarship

By Katherine C. Mooney


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