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Stoops won’t be at Governor’s Cup luncheon

Kentucky Coach Mark Stoops has opted out of attending the annual Governor’s Cup luncheon in Louisville on Wednesday. The luncheon, a charity and golf event raising money for Dare to Care, was set up to kickoff the season for both … Continue reading

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McCracken County’s Hughes commits to Cats

In what could be a huge year for in-state recruits, Kentucky got its second big pickup of the 2016 class from McCracken County athlete Zy’aire Hughes on Saturday. Hughes, a 6-foot-1, 185-pounder who has played multiple positions including quarterback and … Continue reading

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When three meats, two sides aren’t enough

Kentucky’s quarterbacks probably needed to get side jobs by the time they were finished taking their offensive linemen out for dinner this summer. As a thank you to their game-day protectors, UK’s quarterbacks picked up the tab for their linemen … Continue reading

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The dreaded basketball question

The question Kentucky coaches can’t help but get at Southeastern Conference Media Days is the whole “do UK fans have room in their heart for football” query. UK’s Mark Stoops smiled at the person asking the question and nodded, noting he … Continue reading

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Fan Day, other preseason events not set yet

Commonwealth Stadium construction isn’t likely to cause any problems for the team during fall camp but it’s definitely made pre-season events a little more complicated to plan. UK officials are still making decisions about how to handle the team’s annual … Continue reading

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Stadium will move to synthetic surface in 2015

Coach Mark Stoops confirmed on Thursday Kentucky’s plan to move to a synthetic surface at Commonwealth Stadium when the renovations are completed for the 2015 season. “It looks like we will go to turf after this season,” he told a … Continue reading

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Updates on turf at stadium

Coach Mark Stoops’ announcement about turf at Commonwealth Stadium and the new practice facility was discussed early in the stadium renovation discussions … Here’s that blog post with a look at other schools, etc. ++++++++++++++++ One of hundreds of things that … Continue reading

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Media picks are in; UK picked last

The Southeastern Conference Media* picks are out. Here is the order of finish: SEC champion (number of votes): Alabama (154), Auburn (75), South Carolina (32), Georgia (19), Louisiana State (9), Ole Miss (2), Arkansas (1), Mississippi State (1) Eastern Division: … Continue reading

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The day ahead for UK at SEC Media Days

The Southeastern Conference has saved Kentucky for last (and right behind Alabama’s Nick Saban) in this the final day of the conference Media Days here in Hoover, Ala. Remember to follow along on Twitter (@jenheraldleader) for updates on UK Coach … Continue reading

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Will Maxwell Smith be part of QB competition?

The only remaining Kentucky quarterback with any true career starts is still a question mark going into fall camp. Junior Maxwell Smith, who missed spring practice while recovering from off-season shoulder surgery, has been cleared to throw, but it’s unclear if … Continue reading

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