Mark Stoops making progress in second year as Kentucky coach

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John Pennington of MrSec.com has a good article about the progress second year SEC head coaches have made. Here is what he had to say about Kentucky. Kentucky surprised most everyone in SEC country by battling Florida into overtime at the Swamp this past weekend. Neal Brown’s Air Raid offense has taken wing with quarterback [...]

USA Today Ranks College Football Teams 1-128; Kentucky moves up

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After a good showing Saturday night in the Swamp Kentucky is moving up in some college football rankings. USA Today has re-ranked all 128 college teams and Kentucky jumps up 14 spots to #71. 71. Kentucky (2-1, 0-1) – UP 14 | 72. Syracuse (2-0, 0-0) | 73. Louisiana-Lafayette (1-2, 0-0) – DOWN 13 | [...]

UK Ticket Office is having a Kentucky Football Ticket Sale!!

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Tired of the same ole excuses?? Can’t go to a Kentucky Football game because tickets are too high? Now they aren’t!! Get @UKFootball tix in advance of next weeks 12p kickoff vs Vandy. $50 Lower Reserved http://t.co/EEDlsR7SDx or $20 upper GA 800-928-2287 — UK Ticket Office (@UKTix) September 15, 2014 Call the number above and [...]

Garrett Johnson Named SEC Freshman of the Week

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Kentucky freshman wide receiver Garrett Johnson has been named the SEC Freshman of the Week. Johnson caught 6 passes for 154 yards and 2 touchdowns in the 26-20 triple overtime loss at Florida. His 154 yards receiving were the 12th most in school history. From SECSports.com: FRESHMAN Garrett Johnson, WR, Kentucky • Caught six passes [...]

Does ESPN have Kentucky in SEC Bowl Projections?

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ESPN doesn’t have Kentucky in their bowl projections yet, but as you can see below, the Mississippi State and Tennessee games will be pivotal if the Wildcats bowl chances are to improve. Source A win at home vs. Vanderbilt would be a great beginning to the bowl quest for Mark Stoops and the Kentucky Wildcats.

SEC Releases Statement regarding no delay of game call in overtime of UK/UF game

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The SEC has released a statement about the delay of game penalty that was not called in overtime of the Kentucky/Florida game. Here is the Press Release from the SEC. At the request of the University of Kentucky, consistent with SEC protocol, the conference office reviewed the fourth down play in the first overtime of [...]

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly: Kentucky vs. Florida

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Kentucky went into the Swamp and played the best game I’ve seen a Kentucky team play in the last 5 or 6 seasons. Nobody expected UK to compete with Florida last night, everyone expected a blowout. Well Kentucky not only competed, but was one non call away from pulling off the upset and ending a [...]

Patrick Towles gets SEC Helmet Sticker

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Patrick Towles keeps earning respect as he has earned an ESPN SEC helmet sticker for his performance in the 3 overtime loss to Florida. Patrick Towles, Kentucky: The Wildcats weren’t able to pull out the win, but Towles, who is in his first season as Kentucky’s full-time starting quarterback, played a heck of a game. [...]