Coming off the emotional win over Tennessee last week, the Kentucky Wildcats played host to the Ole Miss Rebels for the next to last home game of the season last night at Kroger Field. Ole Miss was coming off an emotional game as well, losing to Arkansas on a last second play just one week before. Earlier this season Ole Miss lost it’s starting quarterback to injury and coming into the game, had the worst rushing defense in the SEC, both of which Kentucky fans had hoped would play to the favor of their beloved Wildcats. Continue reading Cats take it down to the final drive again…→
The 2017 High School Football Playoffs are underway and several teams hopes of a State title have already come to an end. The favorites have advanced as expected with Belfry, Corbin and Johnson Central all advancing. Here is a look at what took place in the first round of each Class involving BSN teams; Continue reading High School Football Playoffs underway→
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Before tonight Kentucky had lost to Tennessee for five straight years. The last win for Kentucky in the series came in 2011 when UK’s backup Quarterback Matt Roark got the start and led the way to snap the 30+ year drought of Kentucky wins. Too many times had the final score of this border rivalry been in favor of Tennessee. The Cats came into tonight looking to start a winning streak of their own and if they were going to do that, tonight as the night. Earlier in the week, Tennessee’s starting RB was suspended after a drug possession charge and just last night their backup QB was released from the team. Kentucky went from an underdog to a 3 point favorite before the game started. Continue reading “A Thing of Beauty”→
Week 8 saw some teams get back on track, some continued to get hotter and some teams fell back. One team’s dream for an undefeated season was derailed and one team is still fighting to find it’s first win after 8 grueling weeks. As the 2017 season closes in on it’s final game, some of the usual characters are still atop the football world. Continue reading High School Football Week 8 Recap & KHSAA STATS→
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Coming off a disappointing one-point loss to Florida, the Wildcats played host on Saturday to an Eastern Michigan team that came into the game 2-1. Big Blue Nation grieved all week about the one that got away and hoped that tonight’s results would help solidify their confidence in the Cats. Continue reading UK Football – Cats Flat After Florida Loss→
Forty-three seconds…Forty-three seconds from ending 30 years’ worth of agony and defeat. Forty-three seconds from ending the longest current losing streak of one team losing to another in NCAA Football. Forty-three seconds is all UK had to hang on to put the Gators away tonight, but with only forty-three seconds to go, the Cats gave up a heartbreaking touchdown to Gators, giving Florida the first lead of the game by one point, 28-27 after overcoming a 13 point 4th quarter deficit. Continue reading UK Football – Kroger Field Heartbreak→