Kenny Rice Bio | Wiki
Kenny Rice is an American journalist and sportscaster. He is known nationally for his horse racing reporting with NBC and MMA coverage for HDNet. Kenny serves as a reporter for NBC Sports Group’s coverage of thoroughbred racing. He has contributed to NBC Sports’ thoroughbred racing coverage since 2000. This includes the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes.
He joined NBC and NBC Sports Network’s coverage of boxing in 2012 when he served as the play-by-play announcer for the networks “Fight Night” series.
Kenny Rice Age
Kenny was born on July 28, 1956, in McDowell, Kentucky, United States. He is 65 years old.
Kenny Rice Height
He is a man of average stature and stands at a height of 5 ft 7 in (Approx. 1.75 m).
Kenny Rice Family
He was born in McDowell, Floyd County, Kentucky to his parents. Kenny grew up in the town of Eastern, and started his career as a disc jockey while in high school. He holds an American nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. He has, however, not talked about his parents and/or siblings with the public.
Kenny Rice Wife
Kenny is a man who enjoys his life and career. He, however, keeps his personal life away from the public. Therefore, details regarding his marital status are not know.
While in high school, he started his career as a disc jockey or WDOC in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. Later, Kenny graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1980. After college, he became the Sports Director for WTVQ TV in Lexington.
Kenny Rice NBC | ESPN
Since 1999, Kenny has covered horse racing, reporting on the Kentucky Derby, Breeders’ Cup, Preakness Stakes, and Belmont Stakes. Additionally, he worked two Summer Olympics as a boxing reporter in 2004 and host of Equestrian Competition in 2008. Kenny covered the U.S. Olympic Trials in both Triathlon as a host and Equestrian as a reporter and has reported on the NFL for NBC’s Football Night in America.
Kenny did play by play of Rugby, Track and Field, and Basketball at the 2008 Paralympic Games for NBC’s Universal Sports. Additionally, he called the Pro Bull Riders World Finals ’05, ’07. Since 2008, Kenny has been the host of the Hambletonian Harness race. He worked as an on-site co-host of college basketball’s Midnight Madness for the debut of ESPNU in 2005. In addition, Kenny has also been a frequent contributor of Horse Racing coverage to the ESPN web site.
Kenny’s colleagues at NBC include:
Lucy Bustamante – news anchor
Krystal Klei – meteorologist
Steve Sosna – meteorologist
Glenn Hurricane Schwartz – meteorologist
Bill Henley – meteorologist
Tracy Davidson – anchor
Jo Ling Kent – correspondent
Kenny Rice HDNet
Kenny serve at Mark Cuban’s HDNet since 2003 and hosts the popular Inside MMA with legendary champion Bas Rutten. Together with Paul Maguire, he called play by play of the inaugural United Football League 2009 season . Kenny’s college football play by play includes the game, Harvard VS. Yale among others.
Kenny Rice Salary
He does horse racing reporting with NBC and MMA coverage for HDNet, he, therefore, receives a satisfactory salary. Kenny’s average salary is $75,354 per year.
Kenny Rice Net Worth
He has worked as a journalist for many years. Therefore, there is no doubt he has accumulated decent wealth over the years. The estimated net worth of Kenny is $789,678.
Is Kenny Rice Married
Kenny keeps his personal life away from the public. Therefore, details regarding his marital status are not know.
Who Is Kenny Rice
Kenny is an American journalist and sportscaster. He is known nationally for his horse racing reporting with NBC and MMA coverage for HDNet.
How Old Is Kenny Rice
Kenny was born on July 28, 1956, thus, he is 65 years old.