Tag Archives: sec football

Quarterback Reese Phillips Injured During Workout


Kentucky backup quarterback Reese Phillips ruptured his Achilles tendon during a workout this morning. Phillips will undergo surgery and miss spring practice. UK spokesman confirms QB Reese Phillips ruptured his Achilles in a workout today. Surgery coming. Will miss spring, could be back in fall. — Kyle Tucker (@KyleTucker_CJ) March 4, 2015 Phillips is expected to return in the fall. ...

Read More »

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. ...

Read More »

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

calipari and stoops at catspys

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. ...

Read More »

Andy Buh Joins Kentucky Football Staff

andy buh

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 ...

Read More »

Three Star Cornerback Commits to Kentucky

Photo: @4waydb

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.

Read More »

YAHTZEE! Three Star Defensive Tackle Commits to Kentucky Football

Photo: 24\7

According to Justin Rowland of rivals.com, three star Warren, Ohio defensive tackle Javon Provitt has committed to Kentucky. BREAKING: Three-star defensive tackle Javon Provitt commits to Kentucky. Had offers from WVU, Purdue, Cincinnati, others. — Justin Rowland (@RowlandRIVALS) January 25, 2015 Provitt (6-3 315) is the 53rd ranked player in Ohio according to rivals. 247 sports has Provitt as the ...

Read More »

Vince Marrow agrees to Contract Extension with Kentucky

Photo: Regina Rickert

UK announced that recruiting coordinator Vince Marrow has agreed to a contract extension through June 2018. Financial terms of the contract are not available at this time. .@UKCoachStoops has announced that TE coach and recruiting coordinator @vincemarrow has agreed to a contract extension through June of 2018. — Kentucky Football (@UKFootball) January 5, 2015 .@vincemarrow: “I’m thankful for the support ...

Read More »

Vince Marrow has been Offered a Job at Michigan

vince marrow

The most up to date news we have so far on Kentucky Football assistant Vince Marrow possibly leaving for Michigan is he has been offered a job. Michigan has offered a position to Kentucky TE coach Vince Marrow. No decision yet from Marrow.($) http://t.co/SQF1BIQaYd — Bill Greene (@BillBankGreene) January 2, 2015 Football Scoop posted this earlier: Still trying to decide ...

Read More »

Several Kentucky Football Players Out for Spring

fred tiller

During Kentucky Football head coach Mark Stoops press conference today he announced several players that will not participate in spring practice. Ryan Timmons, Fred Tiller, Regie Meant, and Charles Walker had surgery during the offseason and are officially listed as out for the upcoming spring workouts. Sophomore wide receiver Ryan Timmons had 45 catches for 536 yards and 2 touchdowns ...

Read More »

Lincoln Riley Answers Questions about Kentucky Offensive Coordinator Job

lincoln riley

East Carolina offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley was asked about leaving for other jobs, including Kentucky, during a press conference yesterday. This from 24/7 Sports: The Pirate offensive coordinator – who’s been linked to a potential opening with Kentucky by multiple outlets – met with the media Saturday and addressed the rumors for the first time. “I’ve still got that on ...

Read More »

Dupree, MacGinnis Grab More SEC Honors


Bud Dupree and Austin MacGinnis named first-team All-SEC by league coaches LEXINGTON, Ky. – Another day, another set of honors for University of Kentucky senior defensive end Bud Dupree and redshirt freshman kicker Austin MacGinnis, who have been named first-team All-Southeastern Conference selections by league coaches, it was announced Tuesday. Dupree was named a first-team defensive lineman, joining Missouri’s Shane ...

Read More »