One of the things that people not from Eastern Kentucky don’t realize is how much we support talent from our region. It doesn’t matter if they are musicians, athletes or artist we want to see them succeed. For evidence of our loyalty look no further than Paintsville’s own Kash Daniel. Now playing at the University of Kentucky in the middle linebacker position, Kash is one of ours. Continue reading UK Football – Kash Daniel: Representing Eastern Kentucky at UK→
Before we begin a Sports Alert for you:
John Huang will be the guest host of Morning Tip Off WKJK1080 (also on iheart) at 8 am this Wednesday, August 1. Leading off for The Leach Report and Kentucky Sports Radio.
(LEXINGTON, Ky.) – The term “make or break” is far too often used to describe a season poised on the slippery slope of either astounding success or demoralizing failure. Once again this year, a tortured Kentucky football fan base is perched precariously on such a slope—with emotions running high and patience running low. Whether he likes it or not, head coach Mark Stoops finds himself in that proverbial make or break year entering his sixth season at the Wildcat helm. A 26-36 (12-28 SEC) won-loss record and back-to-back bowl appearances is nothing to scoff at, but neither is it something that will put talk of buyouts and hot seats to permanent rest. This is the year to poop or get off the pot, fish or cut bait, win big or strike out. Continue reading Coach Bobblehead—By John Huang→
Junior record-setting back among 50 players recognized as some of the nation’s top players LEXINGTON, Ky. – University of Kentucky junior running back Benny Snell Jr., has been named to the preseason watch list for the 2018 Walter Camp Player of the Year award, it was announced today. College football’s fourth-oldest individual honor is awarded by the Walter Camp Football Foundation. Continue reading UK Football – Benny Snell Jr. Named to Walter Camp Player of Year Watch List→
15 Wildcats featured on five posters to be available at area Kroger locations LEXINGTON, Ky. – Kentucky football’s 2018 schedule posters, presented by Kroger, were unveiled on Friday.
Fifteen Wildcats are featured on five different editions of this year’s posters, which will be distributed at Kentucky Football Fan Day on Aug. 4, as well as area Kroger locations starting Aug. 4 at 8 a.m. The four players who received preseason All-Southeastern Conference recognition and were named to major preseason award watch lists are all featured. Continue reading Kentucky Football Schedule Posters Unveiled→