After a week of bowl projections and rumors it is finally offical.
The Cats are going bowling for the 16th time in school history in Jacksonville, Florida on New Year’s Eve at 11am.
— TaxSlayer Bowl (@taxslayerbowl) December 4, 2016
The Wildcats will play the Georgia Tech YellowJackets.
— GeorgiaTech Football (@GeorgiaTechFB) December 4, 2016
The last time Kentucky played in a Bowl game was in 2011 when they lost to Pittsburgh in the BBVA Compass Bowl in Birmingham, Alabama.
Kentucky’s bowl payout will be around 2.75 million.