Kentucky

RANK: #47

   

RECORD: 5-6

   

SEC RECORD: 4-6

   
2021 Schedule
09/04
LOUISIANA MONROE
 
09/11
MISSOURI
 
09/18
UT CHATTANOOGA
 
09/25
at South Carolina
 
10/02
FLORIDA
 
10/09
LSU
 
10/16
at Georgia
 
10/30
at Mississippi State
 
11/06
TENNESSEE
 
11/13
at Vanderbilt
 
11/20
NEW MEXICO STATE
 
11/27
at Louisville
 
2020 Results
L
at Auburn
13-29
L
OLE MISS
41-42
W
MISSISSIPPI STATE
24-2
W
at Tennessee
34-7
L
GEORGIA
3-14
L
at Missouri
10-20
W
VANDERBILT
38-35
L
ALABAMA
3-63
L
at Florida
10-34
W
SOUTH CAROLINA
41-18
W
vs. NC State (Gator Bowl)
23-21
Kentucky Honors Smith with Ceremony in Lexington

Kentucky Honors Smith with Ceremony in Lexington

Dick Cox

January 01 Former Kentucky head basketball coach Tubby Smith was honored by having his "jersey" retired in a pre-game ceremony at Rupp Arena. The ceremony took place before the Wildcats game against Smith’s alma mater, High Point, where he now serves as head coach.  FULL STORY

No. 15 Iowa + No. 22 Kentucky = tough Citrus Bowl

No. 15 Iowa + No. 22 Kentucky = tough Citrus Bowl

Field Level Media

December 29 In a sport that's been taken over by spread offenses and flashy passing attacks, Saturday's Citrus Bowl matchup between No. 15 Iowa and No. 22 Kentucky will serve as a reminder of days gone by. FULL STORY

Bowl season set with matchups for all 84 teams

Bowl season set with matchups for all 84 teams

Field Level Media

December 06 Following the revelation that the College Football Playoff would feature Alabama, Michigan, Georgia and Cincinnati, the remaining slate of bowl games was filled out Sunday afternoon with a total of 84 teams learning their destinations. FULL STORY

Kentucky, Mark Stoops agree on contract extension

Kentucky, Mark Stoops agree on contract extension

Field Level Media

November 30 Kentucky has reached an agreement in principle with Mark Stoops that will keep the head coach with the Wildcats through June 2028. FULL STORY

Winning SEC mark assured, Kentucky meets NMSU

Winning SEC mark assured, Kentucky meets NMSU

Field Level Media

November 18 Having wrapped up Southeastern Conference play with a win over Vanderbilt, Kentucky finishes the regular season with a pair of nonleague affairs, starting with the home finale against New Mexico State on Saturday. FULL STORY

On Football Ties and Kissing Your Sister

On Football Ties and Kissing Your Sister

Lyn Scarbrough

October 25 As I followed the progress of the nine-overtime game between Illinois and Penn State at State College on Saturday, I couldn’t help but think about Rip Miller’s old adage. FULL STORY

Kentucky S Yusuf Corker declares for NFL draft

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Field Level Media

January 08 Kentucky safety Yusuf Corker announced Friday that he is entering the NFL draft. FULL STORY

Coaching rumors shift focus as Kentucky visits rival Louisville

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Field Level Media

November 26 The Governor's Cup between Louisville and Kentucky on Saturday is being overshadowed by reports of Wildcats coach Mark Stoops being a candidate for the LSU and Florida coaching vacancies. FULL STORY

Kentucky not dwelling on skid, focused on Vandy

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Field Level Media

November 10 A three-game losing streak has knocked Kentucky out of the Top 25, but the Wildcats have a good chance to finish the regular season on a positive note. FULL STORY

No. 18 Kentucky looks to turn around effort vs. Tennessee

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Field Level Media

November 02 Losing the physical battle at No. 1 Georgia is one thing. Doing so two weeks later at Mississippi State, which as long as Mike Leach is there will always be known as a pass-first team, is another thing. FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 2
Joey Gatewood
6-5
221
Jr.
RB 24
Chris Rodriguez Jr.*
5-11
224
Jr.
RB 20
Kavosley Smoke
5-9
201
Jr.
WR 6
Josh Ali*
6-0
193
Sr.
WR 1
Wan'Dale Robinson
5-11
185
Jr.
TE 88
Keaton Upshaw*
6-6
245
Jr.
LT 70
Darian Kinnard*
6-5
345
Sr.
LG 61
Austin Dotson*
6-6
313
Sr.
C 60
Quintin Wilson
6-1
294
Jr.
RG 79
Luke Fortner*
6-6
300
Sr.
RT 77
Jeremy Flax
6-6
356
So.
Defense
DE 4
Josh Paschal*
6-3
278
Sr.
DT 50
Marquan McCall
6-3
379
Sr.
DT 8
Octavious Oxendine
6-1
318
So.
DE 15
Jordan Wright*
6-5
233
Jr.
LB 42
Marquez Bembry
6-3
232
Jr.
LB 5
DeAndre Square*
6-1
224
Sr.
LB 13
J.J. Weaver
6-5
241
So.
CB 14
Carrington Valentine
6-0
200
So.
CB 3
Cedrick Dort Jr.
5-11
182
Sr.
S 23
Tyrell Ajian*
6-0
190
Sr.
S 29
Yusef Corker*
6-0
197
Sr.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 96
Matt Ruffolo*
5-11
205
Sr.
P 93
Wilson Berry
6-4
193
Fr.
*Returning Starters
2020 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
21.8
107
Rushing
196.5
34
Passing
121.5
122
Total
318.0
115
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
25.9
45
Rushing
156.1
T-53
Passing
224.6
54
Total
380.7
45
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+10
+0.91
T-13
2019 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
27.2
76
Rushing
278.8
4
Passing
113.7
127
Total
392.5
76
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
19.3
14
Rushing
156.8
64
Passing
167.8
2
Total
324.6
21
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-1
-0.08
T-70
2018 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
26.6
84
Rushing
199.4
40
Passing
161.5
116
Total
360.9
103
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
16.8
6
Rushing
151.6
51
Passing
186.3
18
Total
337.9
23
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+2
+0.15
T-54