Offense impresses at UK Spring Scrimmage

Quarterback Patrick Towles (14) gets ready to throw the ball during the scrimmage on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com Though it felt like a fall day, the unfinished Commonwealth Stadium reminded those on Saturday at UK’s spring practice that fall was more than a season away. The performance of the team, however, dispelled any thought that it was still April. Despite numerous injuries on offense, big plays highlighted the scrimmage […]

Surprises abound on signing day

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By Kevin Erpenbeck kerpenbeck@kykernel.com As national signing day concluded for UK, head coach Mark Stoops and his staff got the two JUCO transfer players they wanted as defensive linemen Courtney Miggins and Alvonte Bell committed to the Cats. Both players are transferring from Pearl River Community College in Poplarville, Miss. “Those guys are difference makers,” […]

National signing day: UK rebounds with strong 2015 class

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By Joshua Huff jhuff@kykernel.com UK football breathed a sigh of relief on Wednesday as it concluded the national signing day with a 2015 recruiting class that adds size, length and speed to a team that struggled down the stretch last season. In addition to the jewels of the class, tight end C.J. Conrad and offensive […]