Total Score: 29.5
Kentucky Sports Radio, the largest college sports site in America, allows you to view their articles, podcasts and live blogs on the go. This app is designed for Kentucky fans. It is biased – and happily so. As fans, you’ll keep up with all the latest recruitment news, local events and TV coverage info. The live blogs are particularly exciting as they bring you into the game experience which is thrilling, serious and occasionally silly. Just as an example, on signing day 22,000 fans were on the site waiting for the news of our latest recruits. Kentucky basketball fans are famously passionate and this app is just another way to feed their need for information.
Price Rating = 5 Free. You do occasionally see an ad, but considering the amount of content, it is a bargain.
Ease of Use Rating = 5 Easy. The interface is intuitive and looking for information is easy.
Readability Rating = 5 Nicely organized and easily readable.
Will You Use It Rating = 5 If you are a fan you will likely use it often – at games or while watching TV.
Downsides Rating = 0 Nothing stood out.
Consumer Review Rating = 4.5 This app has over 560 ratings. Most of the comments talk about how big an improvement this is over the first version.
Why Do You Need This App Rating = 5 If you are a Kentucky fan you’ll use this app at least for every game and likely daily to keep up with news.
How does it work?
With this app you have four options.
- The icon choices are all at the bottom of the page. The HOME button brings up featured articles.
- The NEWS icon brings you the latest information.
- You can find a listing of PODCASTS by tapping that icon.
- You can find the various social media platforms on the SOCIAL icon.
- The MORE icon has support and legal info.
It’s a pretty simple setup that offers maximum University of Kentucky sports information. For those who follow this website/app, you know that it occasionally ventures into many other subjects – including politics. It’s topical, witty and generally can’t be missed.
Devices: This app can be used on either the iPhone, iPod Touch or iPad. It requires iOS 7.1 or later. App developed by OneUp Games, LLC.