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 […]

Report Card: Special teams suffers despite MacGinnis

The biggest collapse of the 2014 season came from UK’s special teams, especially during the second half of the season. The special teams’ play was so disheartening that whenever it came time to kick off or punt the ball, The Big Blue Nation collectively held its breath until either the ball was out of bounds or the returner was safely on the ground.