The Dan & Mary Jo Show

 

Dan Rieffer and Mary Jo Perino, two veterans of the Lexington, KY sports media market, come your way every Saturday morning 10-noon and Sunday morning 9-11.

Email Dan Rieffer: dan@wlxg.com

Email Mary Jo Perino: maryjo@wlxg.com

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Dan & Mary Jo with Matthew Laurance (center)

 

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Dan & Mary Jo Show 12/3/2017

On this edition of The Dan & Mary Jo Show: Courier-Journal’s Jon Hale, Boyle Coach Chuck Smith, Danville Coach Clay Clevenger, KHSAA commissioner Julian Tackett, and information about Marty Brennaman at the Lexington Reds’ HOF chapter.

Dan & Mary Jo Show Live at Redsfest

Dan & Mary Jo go on the road to Cincinnati for Redsfest2017. They welcome Phil & Bob Castellini, Marty Brennaman, Tucker Barnhart, Bryan Price, Devin Mesoraco, Austin Brice, Amir Garrett, and Phillip Ervin. Whew.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 11/19/2017

Dan & Mary Jo talk UK football & basketball with Jon Hale from the Courier-Journal on today’s show. Plus some talk of Thanksgiving & much more.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 11/18/2017

Today’s Dan & Mary Jo Show was live at Truck and Auto Extras. Full breakdown of the HS football playoffs, review of UK basketball vs. ETSU & preview of UK football vs. Georgia

Dan & Mary Jo Show 11/12/2017

Dan is joined by WKYT’s Brian Milam filling in for Mary Jo. Reviews of UK-Vandy football, previews of UK-Vermont basketball, and general lunacy.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 11/11/2017

Dan rolls solo today and talks UK Basketball season opener, high school football playoffs, and looks ahead to UK – Vandy football game.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 10/21/2017

Dan & Mary Jo are live at Experimac. Former UK baseball and women’s basketball and current Mississippi St. football and basketball play by play voice Neil Price joins them.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 10/14/2017

On today’s Dan & Mary Jo Show we talk high school football with LCA coach Ethan Atchley and UK Basketball Media Day and Big Blue Madness with SEC Country’s Kyle Tucker

Dan & Mary Jo Show 10/7/2017

Dan & Mary Jo break down Friday’s high school slate and talk UK football and more with the Lexington Herald-Leader & Kentucky.com’s John Clay

Dan & Mary Jo Show 9/24/2017

On today’s show Dan & Mary Jo recap, bemoan, and shake their fists to the heaven’s over the latest Kentucky football loss to Florida and welcome Adam Lefkoe from Bleacher Report to discuss issues in the NFL.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 9/9/2017

Dan & Mary Jo welcome former UK player and current Phelps HS coach David Jones to tell his amazing story and preview UK-EKU with The Coach, Steve Ortmayer.

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Alex Risen fills in for Mary Jo. He and Dan speak with Josh Moore from the Herald-Leader and Bryan Station head football coach Frank Parks.

Dan and Mary Jo Show 8/12/2017

Dan Rieffer and Alex Risen talk UK and high school football with Cats’ Pause Derek Terry and Frederick Douglass High School coach Brian Landis.

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On Saturday’s show Angelo and Shawn filled in and welcomed Big 3 stars Bonzi Wells and Kenyon Martin to the show.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 5/27/2017

Dan and Mary Jo are live at the BIG USED CAR SUPERSTORE at Toyota on Nicholasville. They welcome Chris Fisher and Eric Crawford to the show.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 4/22/2017

Dan & Mary Jo spend Earth Day at the BIG USED CAR SUPERSTORE at Toyota on Nicholasville. Guests are Caleb Keller from TVG and Kendrick Haskins from Wave 3 in Louisville

April 15, 2017

On the show today we talked about the UK spring game and the Jordan Brand Classic.

April 9, 2017

On the show today we were joined by Jon Hale to discuss the UK football scrimmage and who should be starting at QB.

April 8, 2017

On the show today we talked about the Bluegrass Stakes with Todd Schrupp. We also talked about UK football and what we will take away from this basketball season. We even talked about UK baseball.

April 2, 2017

On the show today we were joined by Kyle Tucker to discuss the end to the UK basketball season and the beginning of next season. We also discussed UK baseball and UK football.

April 1, 2017

On the show today we were joined by Preston Spradlin to discuss being named the new basketball coach for Morehead State. We also had Dan Torjeman to discuss the Derby prep races today.

March 26, 2017

On the show today we talked the Elite Eight match-up for UK. We also had Nick Mingione on to talk about the UK baseball season so far and Jon Hale on to talk about UK against the

Dan & Mary Jo Show 3/25/2017

Dan & Mary Jo were on the road at the Toyota on Nicholasville BIG Used Car Center discussing UK moving on to the Elite 8 with T.J. Beisner and much more.

March 19, 2017

On the show today we talked March Madness and the final four of the Kentucky Sweet 16 tournament with Josh Moore. We also discussed Dan’s struggles with a grill.

March 18th, 2017

On the show today we talked March Madness. We also heard the craziest March Madness story ever told.

March 5th, 2017

On the show today we talked to Lexington Catholic basketball coach Brandon Salsman about the championship game against Scott County. We also talked about the UK game yesterday against Texas A&M and the derby prep races.

March 4th, 2017

On the show today we talked UK basketball and high school basketball region match ups going on today. We also were joined in studio by Matthew Laurance.

February 26, 2017

On the show today we discussed about LCA’s first ever district championship and region tournament appearance with the eagles head coach Nate Valentine. We also talked about UK basketball with Chris Fisher.

February 19, 2017

On the show today we discussed high school district match-ups coming up this week with Josh Moore. We also talked opening weekend for UK baseball with Derek Terry. We even talked UK vs Georgia.

February 18, 2017

On the show today we talked about NBA All-Star weekend and the UK game against Georgia with John Clay. We also talked about the Grammys.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 2/12/2017

Alex Risen once again fills in for Mary Jo. He and Dan welcome Alex Forkner from The Cat’s Pause and Dunbar Boy’s Basketball Coach Scott Chalk.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 2/11/2017

Alex Risen filled in for MJP today and, coincidentally I’m sure, our computer decided to update in the middle of recording. So, here’s the partial podcast.

February 5, 2017

On the show today we discussed the Super Bowl with Shane Boyd. We also talked about the Kentucky Sports Figure of the year award with Mark Story.

February 4,2017

On the show today we heard some stories of Dan and Mary Jo’s karaoke days. We also talked high school basketball and UK vs Florida with Kyle Tucker.

January 29, 2017

On the show today we had Josh Moore on to talk about the Kentucky Mr. Football award. We also were joined by Kent Spencer to discuss the loss for UK basketball yesterday.

January 28, 2017

On the show we discussed the UK vs Kansas game today. We had The voice of the Jayhawks Brian Hanni on to discuss the game and Eric Bosse to discuss the match ups for the game.

January 22, 2017

On the show today we talked UK football with Jen Smith and we also talked about the UK game yesterday as well as the NFL playoffs later today.

January 21, 2017

On the show today we had Jon Hale to talk about UK football and who could be the next defensive coordinator. We also had UK baseball coach Nick Mingione on to talk about his predictions for this

January 15, 2017

On the show today we talked about the basketball game yesterday as well as the sports figure of the year vote and the NFL playoffs today.

January 14, 2017

On the show today we had Chris Fisher on to talk about UK football and basketball. We also had Jon Hale on to talk UK football.

January 8, 2017

On the show today we talked about the huge win for the basketball team against Arkansas. We also talked NFL playoffs.

January 7, 2016

On the show today we talked about how well UK matches up against Arkansas and some high school basketball. We also discussed our time off during the holidays.

December 18, 2016

Dan & Mary Jo were joined by Eric Crawford from WDRB Fox41 and former UK running back and current graduate assistant Moe Williams.

December 11, 2016

On the show today we had Kent Taylor from Wave 3 news and UK commit Walker Wood. Dan and Mary Jo also opened gifts during the show as well.

December 10, 2016

On the show today we had Kent Spencer on to talk about Lamar Jackson and the Heisman race. We also talked about new food options in Lexington.

December 4, 2016

On the show today we had Mark Story on to discuss the loss against UCLA yesterday. We also had Taxslayer bowl President and CEO Rick Catlett on to discuss UK’s potential bowl bid in the Taxslayer bowl.

November 27, 2016

On the show today we talked about the huge win for the UK football team against Louisville. We also had Lafayette head coach Eric Shaw on to talk about the state title match up against Trinity.

November 26, 2016

On the show today we had coach Ortmayer and Alex Risen talk about the UK vs UL game today. We also discussed the high school football state title match ups.

November 19, 2016

On the show today we talked about how a win today would make UK bowl eligible. We also talked about UK thumping Michigan State.

November 12, 2016

On the show today we had former UK assistant coach Steve Ortmayer in the studio with us to discuss the game against Tennessee. We also talked UK hoops opening night win yesterday.

November 6, 2016

On the show today we had Alex Risen and Keith Farmer hosting the show. We talked plenty of college football and even some basketball. We also talked about the Breeders Cup.

November 5, 2016

On the Show today we talked about the huge game for UK football today against Georgia. We also talked high school football playoffs and the Breeders Cup.

October 30, 2016

On the show today we talked to Caleb Keller about the Breeders Cup and we also had Jen Smith on the show to discuss the huge win for UK football yesterday.

October 29, 2016

On the show today we were joined in studio by former UK assistant coach Steve Ortmayer to discuss the match up against Missouri. We also had Evan Daniels on to talk UK basketball.

October 23, 2016

On the show today we had John Clay on to discuss the huge win for UK football last night. We also had Kentucky State Head Coach John Smith to discuss the thoroughbreds division clinching win yesterday.

October 22, 2016

On the show today we talked plenty of UK football and basketball. We also talked to Jon Hale about the prediction for the game today.

October 16, 2016

On the show today we had CJ Johnson filing in for Mary Jo and we were joined by UK Baseball Coach Nic Mingione. We also had Adam Lefkoe of Bleacher Report and Alex Forkner of the Cats

October 9, 2016

On the show today we were joined by Scott County head coach Billy Hicks to discuss the legacy of Bobby Keith. We also had Todd Schrupp on the show to discuss the races at Keeneland. We even

October 8, 2016

On the show today we were joined in studio by CJ Johnson to discuss the match up against Vanderbilt today. We also talked about the races at Keeneland this weekend with Bob Eliston.

October 2, 2016

On the show today, we had Jon Hale who was at the UK vs. Alabama game to discuss how the wildcats looked last night. We also discussed what we think of this years Superbowl halftime show selection

October 1, 2016

On the show today we discussed the odds of UK beating Alabama. We also talked to Steve Stonebreaker about the Casey County football teams success this season. We talked plenty of college football as well.

September 25, 2016

On the show today we had Kyle Tucker and CJ “Poop” Johnson on the show to discuss how huge this win was for UK Football and what we saw that was good.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 9/24/2016

Dan & Mary Jo are live at Banks Floor Coverings. Former UK head football coach, and newly inducted UK Sports Hall of Fame inductee Rich Brooks joined the show. Also, UK quarterback Stephen Johnson’s coach at College

September 18, 2016

On the show today we talked to Scott County head coach Jim Mckee about the controversy surrounding his teams last game against Lafayette. We also had Derrick Terry from Rivals to discuss how UK looked yesterday.

September 17, 2016

On the show today we talked about the UK vs New Mexico State game. We had Jon Hale to discuss the match up. We also had Maury Hanks to discuss the NBA exhibition between the Kings and

September 11, 2016

On the show today we discussed the terrible loss UK suffered yesterday for the 30th consecutive year to Florida. We also had President/CEO for Pizza Wholesaleof Lexington, Inc, (founding distributor of Hunt Brothers Pizza) Erin Hunt Ferguson

September 10, 2016

On  today’s episode we talked to former Tates Creek head coach Mike Harmon. We also talked about the chances of beating Florida for the first time in 29 years.

September 4, 2016

On today’s show we were joined by SEC Country writer Joe Mussatto to talk about the heart breaking loss UK had last night.

September 3, 2016

On the first game day episode of this season we talked about the game predictions today against Southern Miss. We also talked about our favorite game day foods and we also were joined by Jen Smith and

August 28, 2016

On today’s show we talked about the UK football season predictions and how they will fare against Southern Miss. Kent Spencer and Mark Story joined the show as well.

August 27, 2016

On today’s show we had Jon Hale from the Louisville Courier Journal on to discuss the UK training camp and the depth chart on defense. We also had UK head basketball coach John Calipari on to discuss

August 21, 2016

On today’s show we talked about the second scrimmage for the UK football team and how crucial the game against Southern Miss. is. We also talked high school football with Bryan Station coach Frank Parks on the

August 20, 2016

On today’s show we discussed the Olympics and we had Lafayette head coach Eric Shaw to discuss the week one win against Dunbar.

August 14, 2016

On today’s show we discussed UK Football’s scrimmage yesterday and the Olympics. We also had a discussion o Making a Murderer.

August 13, 2016

On today’s show Dan and Mary Jo talked about their first seven jobs and we also talked about the Olympics and UK Football

August 7, 2016

On today’s show we heard from several UK freshman football players on what they expect for this season.

August 6, 2016

On today’s show we were joined by Jon Hale to discuss the atmosphere at UK fan day today and how the team looks so far. We also discussed our favorite Olympic events.

July 31, 2016

On today’s show we were joined by Mark Story to discuss the upcoming season for UK football. We also discussed what we would do if we won the lottery.

July 30, 2016

On today’s show we talked with Brian Kenny of MLB Network who released a book “Ahead of the Curve”. We also talked college football.

July 24, 2016

On today’s show we talked about the suites at Commonwealth Stadium and who will be sitting there this season. We also talked to UK hall of fame inductee Molly Johnson Belcher on her time at UK both

July 23, 2016

On today’s show we talked about UK football’s new training facility. We also talked UK basketball and we chatted with Jason Jones of the Sacramento Bee about the Sacramento Kings and DeMarcus Cousins.

July 17, 2016

On today’s show we talked to Josh Moore about some high school football and Pokemon Go. We also had Kyle tucker on to discuss SEC media days and the upcoming season for UK Football.

July 10, 2016

On today’s show we talked to Kentucky high school hall of fame inductee and Scott County basketball coach Billy Hicks to talk about his coaching journey that led to his hall of fame career. We also discussed

July 9, 2016

On today’s show we talked to UK baseball assistant coach Roland Fanning. We also talked to college football columnist Phil Steele. Then last but not least we talked to former UK quarterback Morgan Newton.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 7/3/2016

Alex Risen sits in for Mary Jo. He & Dan speak with Justin Rowland about UK Sports. Plus, they discuss their favorite sitcoms, Hacksaw Jim Duggan, the proper method of grilling & more!

Dan & Mary Jo Show 7/2/2016

Dan is joined by Alex Risen, filling in for Mary Jo. Guests include Steve Moss from WKYT, new UK Baseball hitting coach Todd Guilliams, and former UK great, and current Houston Astro, AJ Reed.

Dan & Mary Jo Show 6/26/16

Dan and guest host Jon Hale of the Courier-Journal are live at Jack Kain Ford with special guest Dennis Johnson, head football coach at Woodford County and former UK Football great.

June 19, 2016

On this Father’s Day episode we talked about our favorite sports memories with our fathers and Chris Fisher of 247 sports talked about UK basketball team outlook for next season. We also had UK commit Walker Wood

June 18, 2016

On today’s show we were joined by UK baseball coach Nick Mingione. We also had Shelving Mack of the Utah Jazz discuss his local basketball camp. We also talked UK football and basketball.

June 12, 2016

On today’s episode we had former UK basketball player and current GM of the Bluegrass Boys basketball team  Mark Krebs on to discuss the basketball tournament. The team is made up of former UK players that you

June 11, 2016

On today’s show we had Alex Risen of ABC 36 news guest host for us and we had Justin Rowland of rivals.com on to discuss Mac Jones committing to Alabama. We also had Todd Schrupe of TVG

June 5, 2016

On today’s show we talked high school baseball with Josh Moore of the Herald Leader. We also talked more in depth about the Cincinnati zoo gorilla incident.

June 4, 2016

On today’s episode we had Television host and crime author Aphrodite Jones to explain the book that launched her career as a crime author and reporter. Then we had Jon Hale of the Courier Journal to discuss

May 29, 2016

On this Memorial Day edition of the show we had special stories from Dan and Mary Jo’s fathers who served and we also talked sports of course.

May 28, 2016

On today’s show we talked UK basketball and NBA playoffs. Brett Dawson who is the beat writer for the New Orleans Pelicans joined the show to talk NBA and the playoffs.

May 22, 2016

On today’s show we talked about food poisoning and we also talked sports. Kyle Tucker joined the show to talk UK basketball and the NBA draft.

May 21, 2016

On today’s show we had Janet Patton to talk about craft beer week. We also had Matt House to talk UK football and how he became the special teams coordinator at UK. Last but not least we

May 15, 2016

Today’s show was a little out of the ordinary. We talked about social media and the good and bad that come along with it. Oh and we also talked sports.

May 14, 2016

On today’s show we talked about next years basketball team at UK and we discussed our favorite

May 8, 2016

On today’s show we had Kenny Rice from NBC talk about the derby results and then later we had UK softball coach Rachel Lawson to talk about the great season for the UK softball team.

May 7, 2016

On today’s show Derby day has taken over! We had Kendrick Haskins, G.D. Hieronymus and Paul Espinosa. We even had Kent Spencer on to discuss the Kentucky Derby.

May 1, 2016

On today’s show we talked to Kyle Tucker to talk about Mens and Womens basketball at UK. We also had Bart Williams to discuss the upcoming season for Bath County boys basketball. Then last but certainly not

April 24, 2016

On today’s show we talked with Todd Schrup about the Kentucky Derby. We also talked to Josh Moore about semi-trucks at prom and Kentucky football recruiting.

April 23, 2016

On today’s episode we talked to Chris Fisher of the Cats Pause and 247 Sports and we talked to Cheryl Truman of the Herald Leader to discuss new food options in Lexington and of course we talked

April 17, 2016

On today’s show we talked to John Clay about the UK spring football game and we even talked with KHSAA commissioner Julian Tackett about the current state of the Sweet 16 basketball tournament.

April 16, 2016

On today’s show we talked about the Blue-White game for UK today. We also talked about the Jordan Brand Classic and several horse races going on today.

April 10, 2016

On today’s show we talked to Alex Forkner of The Cats Pause to discuss how to UK football team looks before the blue-white scrimmage next Saturday. We also talked about the Kentucky all stars basketball team and

April 9, 2016

Today’s show featured us talking about horse racing today and former UK basketball players that should have stayed. Ellis Star was on the show talking horse racing.

April 4, 2016

On today’s show we talked football with Jon Hale and the one and done rule for college basketball. We also talked about what we currently watch on Netflix.

April 2, 2016

On today’s show we had horse racing analyst Todd Schrup on talking about the Florida Derby. We also talked about the Lakers controversy. We also talked about the 20 year anniversary of the 1996 championship team.

March 27, 2016

On the show today we had Jen Smith of The Herald Leader discussing the end of UK women’s basketball season and the open practice for the UK football team. We also had Brent Ingram on to talk

March 26, 2016

Today we talked to Dunbar head coach Scott Chalk talking about winning the state title this past week. We also had Georgetown College head basketball coach Chris Briggs whose team had a runner up finish in the

March 20, 2016

Today’s show featured Herald Leader sports writer Josh Moore and Alex Forkner from the Cats Pause.

March 19, 2016

Gregg Doyel from the Indianapolis Star, Mark Story from the Lexington Herald-Leader, and more live from Courtesy Acura. Sweet!

2/13/2016

Dan & Mary Jo are on the road again at Fayette Mall talking UK Basketball, All-Star Game. Matthew Laurance joins the show for the 2nd hour.

February 7, 2016

Dan and Mary Jo preview the Super Bowl and discuss Kentucky’s beatdown of Florida. Plus they welcome Jenkins High senior Whitney Creech, the leading scorer in Kentucky high school basketball history who’s averaging over 50 PPG this

February 6, 2016

Live from Fayette Mall helping our listeners figure out “What Women Want” for Valentine’s Day. Featuring an interview with former Wildcat Jacob Tamme.

January 31, 2016

Featuring Alex Forkner from The Cats’ Pause, Ben Roberts from the Lexington Herald-Leader, and discussion of the Kentucky-Kansas game.

January 24, 2016

Featuring Kyle Tucker from the Louisville Courier-Journal, Coach Josh Cook of the undefeated Mercer County basketball team, and Winter Storm Jonas