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Kentucky Announces Spring Football Practice Schedule


Kentucky will start spring practice Saturday March 7. Practice will end on April 15. Kentucky will not have a spring game due to the ongoing renovations at Commonwealth Stadium. Here is a list of the practice schedule. Sat. March 7 Mon. March 9 Wed. March 11 (UK spring break March 14-22) Wed. March 25 Fri. March 27 Mon. March 30 ...

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UK Athletics to Deepen Investment in Center for Academic and Tutorial Services


Partnership with Maker’s Mark, Keeneland to help fund academic center LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of Kentucky’s Center for Academic and Tutorial Services (CATS) – the first-of-its-kind support program in the nation for student athletes – will be expanded to include an additional tutorial center on the south side of the Lexington campus. Fundraising for the center, which will be ...

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Where Does Patrick Towles Rank Among SEC Quarterbacks?


With spring practice getting reading to start for many SEC programs, ESPN has ranked the SEC quarterbacks heading into spring practice. Where do they have Kentucky quarterback Patrick Towles ranked? 6. Kentucky: That’s 6-foot-5 and 238 pounds coming at you. That’s Patrick Towles, the strong-armed rising junior from Kentucky who conjures images of Ben Roethlisberger when he’s on his game. ...

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Which SEC School has the #1 Combo of Basketball and Football Coach?

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It isn’t Kentucky, but they are right at the top. Athlon Sports ranks Kentucky’s John Calipari and Mark Stoops #2 in the SEC. 2. Kentucky Football: Mark Stoops | Basketball: John Calipari Calipari has simply led the Kentucky basketball program to an undefeated start this season — and that’s on the heels of an appearance in the national championship game. ...

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Three Star Cornerback Commits to Kentucky Football

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Three star 2016 Huber Heights, Ohio cornerback Tobias Gilliam has committed to Mark Stoops and Kentucky via twitter. "@Tob7as_: Im officially committed to the University of Kentucky #BBN #ALLIN" — Kevin Turpin Jr (@Turp10_) February 11, 2015 Gilliam (6-0 182) is the 8th known commitment for the 2016 class. Derrick Ansley and Vince Marrow were the lead recruiters for Gilliam.

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Kentucky QB Drew Barker Named as Victim in Richmond Assaults


More details are beginning to come out about the reported assaults that occurred in Richmond last week. Police are currently investigating a bar fight and a second assault that occurred at Eastern Kentucky University’s Telford Hall. The incidents reportedly involved several UK and EKU football players. EKU police are now calling UK quarterback Drew Barker the victim. Here are more ...

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Andy Buh Joins Kentucky Football Staff

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Brings Defensive Coordinator Experience From Pac-12 and Western Athletic Conference LEXINGTON, Ky. – Andy Buh, who has been defensive coordinator or co-defensive coordinator at Stanford, Nevada and California, and also coached for a Big Ten champion at Wisconsin, has joined the Kentucky football staff, Coach Mark Stoops announced Wednesday. “I was looking for a specific fit for this position,” Stoops ...

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JUCO Defensive Tackle Signs With Kentucky

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Three star Pearl River C.C. defensive tackle Courtney Miggins has signed to play for Kentucky. Miggins (6-5 285) picked Kentucky over Mississippi State. This is a huge pickup for Kentucky. Miggins is the 22nd player to sign with Kentucky today.

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UK’s Top Remaining Target Marcus Lewis Picks Florida State


Marcus Lewis, Kentucky football’s top remaining target in the Class of 2015, has signed with Florida State.   Huge pickup for #FSU. Rivals100 DB Marcus Lewis commits. https://t.co/qjfV25IPtb pic.twitter.com/Ry81JTJzrd — Warchant.com (@Warchant) February 4, 2015 Marcus Lewis is also officially signed and is a member of #FSU‘s 2015 class. https://t.co/qjfV25IPtb — Warchant.com (@Warchant) February 4, 2015 Obviously, losing Lewis is ...

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Report: Running Back Josh Clemons is Transferring

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According to Jon Hale of Catspause.com junior running back Josh Clemons is transferring from Kentucky. UK spokesman confirmed to The Cats' Pause that junior running back Josh Clemons will transfer http://t.co/2dLURdcL9D — Jon Hale (@JonHaleTCP) February 4, 2015 Clemons is scheduled to graduate this spring.

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BREAKING: UK Football Gets a Surprise Yahtzee from 3-Star Running Back


The Kentucky football program has just picked up a much needed recruiting boost with the commitment of 3-star running back Sihiem King.   BREAKING: CATS ILLUSTRATED EXCLUSIVE. #BBN gets running back commitment! Three-star Sihiem King ($) https://t.co/szbndGgotk — Justin Rowland (@RowlandRIVALS) February 4, 2015 King is a 5-foot-8, 172-pound all-purpose back from Colquitt County (Ga.). The addition of King, moves ...

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Three Star Cornerback Commits to Kentucky

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Three star Tampa, Florida cornerback Derrick Baity just committed to play his college football at Kentucky. Baity (6-2 170) picks Kentucky over Penn State, UCF and South Florida. Baity recently visited UK, and said Kentucky felt like home. Baity is the 16th commitment for the 2015 class.

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Photo Gallery: SEC Now Visits Rupp Arena


The SEC Network’s SEC Now crew visited Rupp Arena for Kentucky’s game vs. Alabama on Saturday. Host Dari Nowkhah was joined by analysts Dane Bradshaw and Darrin Horn reporting live from the baseline throughout the day and evening. ESPN’s Kaylee Hartung also made a return visit to Rupp Arena. Check out these photos of the day’s events from the famed ...

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