Stoops Anticipates Joey Gatewood ‘Playing Well’ In First Start As UK QB

Kentucky quarterback and Auburn transfer Joey Gatewood will make his start for the Wildcats Saturday against No. 5 Georgia. (SEC Photo) By KEITH TAYLOR LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky football coach Mark Stoops is expecting good things from Joey Gatewood when he makes his first start at quarterback against No. 5 Georgia Saturday. The

Georgia Coach Insists Both Terry Wilson And Joey Gatewood Present Problems

By LARRY VAUGHT Georgia has owned Kentucky in football. The Bulldogs have won the last 10 games and have six straight wins in Lexington, including 2018 when UK had a chance to win to take the SEC East crown and was no match at all for Georgia. The two teams play again


By Bill Crockett (MANCHESTER, Ky.) — Anyone who played the game of football realizes the importance that focus, detail to attention, and teamwork has on the outcome of a game.  Perhaps the most valuable lesson today’s student athletes learn, however, is that just like everyday life, regardless of the amount of effort

Downer In Mizzou: Tigers Dominate, Beat Wildcats At Their Own Game

Kentucky quarterback Terry Wilson makes a run while fending off a defender in a 20-10 loss at Missouri Saturday. (SEC Photo) By KEITH TAYLOR Kentucky coach Mark Stoops was nearly speechless after watching his team’s disappointing 20-10 loss at Missouri Saturday. “It’s really difficult to put into words because it’s been a long

It’s a Dud!

(COLUMBIA, Mo) – Kentucky’s 20-10 loss to the Missouri Tigers was more than just an irritating defeat to a less-talented opponent. Sadly, any goodwill regained over the past two games was quickly flushed away in a puzzling dud of a performance. After two spirited efforts to get back to .500,

Stoops: Current Winning Streak Against Missouri Meaningless

By KEITH TAYLOR LEXINGTON, Ky. — Kentucky has dominated its yearly series against Missouri. The Wildcats (2-2) have won five straight against the Tigers but Kentucky coach Mark Stoops said the recent success “truthfully means nothing” when the two teams meet Saturday in Columbia. “We have to go win this week,” the Kentucky coach said.

Look For Jordan Wright And J.J. Weaver To Play More Together At Missouri

By LARRY VAUGHT Could Mark Stoops find a way to play outside linebackers Jordan Wright and J.J. Weaver together more starting with Saturday’s game at Missouri? The Kentucky coach said he “definitely will” do more of that even if it means not having Boogie Watson, one of UK’s best playmakers on the

UK Football: A Look Back Before Looking Ahead

(photo credit UK Athletics) Wildcats make history in win over Volunteers By Jordan Brown After a rough two weeks to start the 2020-2021 season, Mark Stoops has the Wildcats back on track with two consecutive wins against Mississippi State and the University of Tennessee. Last weekend, the Wildcats made school history with their