RICHMOND, Ky. (EKU) – First-year Eastern Kentucky University men’s basketball head coach A.W. Hamilton will throw out a ceremonial first pitch at the Lexington Legends game on Thursday night, June 14.
The game is slated to begin at 7:05 p.m. ET against the Columbia Fireflies at Whitaker Bank Ballpark in Lexington, Kentucky.
The first pitch is conjunction with ‘EKU Night at the Lexington Legends.’ The EKU Alumni Office will have the Pepsi Party Deck reserved.
Hamilton became EKU’s 21st men’s basketball head coach on March 23, 2018.
The Georgetown, Kentucky native and graduate of Scott County High School spent the 2017-18 season as an assistant under Kevin Keatts at North Carolina State University. He was the head coach at one of the top prep basketball programs in the country, Hargrave Military Academy, from 2011 to 2017.