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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Barion Brown

Get to know Barion Brown

Barkley Truax November 24, 2021

Barion Brown, a four-star ATH out of Pearl-Cohn High School in Nashville, has committed to Kentucky, he announced Wednesday afternoon. It felt like home,” Brown told On3’s Chad Simmons. “It is not...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) hugs offensive coordinator Eddie Gran after the UK vs Arkansas football game on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 24-20. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Eddie Gran, QB’s coach Darin Hinshaw let go by Mark Stoops

Braden Ramsey December 6, 2020

It was all but a foregone conclusion that Kentucky offensive coordinator Eddie Gran would be relieved of his duties following this football season, but he wasn’t the only coach to receive the boot.Both...

Kentucky football players stand in unison with statues of Nate Northington, Greg Paige, Wilbur Hackett and Houston Hogg while protesting social injustice. The Cats canceled their Thursday afternoon practice to protest the ongoing social injustice in the United States.Image obtained from the official Kentucky Football Twitter account (@UKFootball)

Kentucky Football makes powerful statement against Social Injustice

Braden Ramsey August 27, 2020

Kentucky Football made a big statement on Thursday afternoon, deciding not to practice in protest of the continued social injustice in the United States.The move comes after NBA playoff games on Wednesday...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) runs the ball down the field during the Belk Bowl football game between Kentucky and Virginia Tech on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. UK won 37-30. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Lynn Bowden’s grandmother’s searched by Federal officials

Braden Ramsey June 10, 2020

Kentucky fans woke up to some nerve-wracking news earlier this week. Lynn Bowden's grandmother's house was searched before 8:00 a.m. by U.S. Marshals and DEA agents, according to WKBN in Youngstown.Bowden...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1), offensive guard Logan Stenber (71), and defensive end Calvin Taylor Jr. (91) watch the coin toss before the Belk Bowl football game between Kentucky and Virginia Tech on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, North Carolina. UK won 37-30. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Where the Wildcats are: Predictions for the NFL Draft

Braden Ramsey April 20, 2020

The NFL Draft will open on Thursday evening with – in all likelihood – the Cincinnati Bengals anointing Heisman winner Joe Burrow the first overall pick.The number two pick appears fairly set in stone...

Kentucky Wildcats linebacker Kash Daniel (56) waves to the crowd during the senior day ceremony before the University of Kentucky vs. University of Louisville Governor’s Cup football game on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 45-13. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Cats seeking back-to-back bowl victories

Mohammad Ahmad December 30, 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- After a culminating win in last season's VRBO Citrus Bowl, the Kentucky football team looks to add another trophy to the shelf. The Cats (7-5) will look to cap off their season with...

Kentucky quarterback Walker Wood poses for a photo on the field after the game against Vanderbilt on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. Kentucky won 38-14. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Quarterback Walker Wood enters transfer portal

Mohammad Ahmad December 18, 2019

After spending two years on the bench for the Kentucky football team, quarterback Walker Wood will be entering the transfer portal. 247Sports.com reporter Josh Edwards first tweeted out that Wood would...

Kentucky quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. celebrates a touchdown scored by running back AJ Rose during the game against Tennessee on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Tennessee won 17-13. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Lynn Bowden wins Paul Hornung Award

Mohammad Ahmad December 11, 2019

For the first time in school history, the Kentucky football team has a Paul Hornung Award winner.Wide receiver-turned-quarterback Lynn Bowden was named the 2019 Paul Hornung Award winner on Wednesday morning...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) screams after scoring a touchdown during the University of Kentucky vs. University of Louisville Governor’s Cup football game on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 45-13. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Lynn Bowden to enter 2020 NFL Draft, will play in Belk Bowl

Erika Bonner December 9, 2019

Kentucky junior Lynn Bowden has announced via Twitter that he will enter the 2020 NFL Draft after he plays one last game with the Kentucky Wildcats at the Belk Bowl. In a video posted to his Twitter,...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) high fives fans after the University of Kentucky vs. University of Louisville Governor’s Cup football game on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 45-13. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

UK football headed to Charlotte for Belk Bowl

Braden Ramsey December 8, 2019

After a whirlwind regular season, Kentucky earned a spot in the Belk Bowl against Atlantic Coast Conference member Virginia Tech. The Cats have never played in the Belk Bowl before, and the new experience...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) and Kentucky Wildcats running back Christopher Rodriguez Jr. (24) celebrate after a UK touchdown during the University of Kentucky vs. University of Louisville Governor’s Cup football game on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 45-13. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Bowden, running backs run over Cards in historic Governor’s Cup win

Mohammad Ahmad November 30, 2019

Kentucky’s rushing offense continues to run through the record books. After rushing for an in-game school record 462 rushing yards last weekend against UT-Martin, the Cats delivered quite an encore...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) and Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver Bryce Oliver (85) celebrate after a UK touchdown during the University of Kentucky vs. UT Martin football game on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 50-7. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Top takeaways from UK football’s win over Skyhawks

November 23, 2019

1. Cats become bowl eligibleWith their 50-7 rout over UT-Martin, Mark Stoops and his Kentucky Wildcats (6-5, 3-5 SEC) have become bowl eligible for the fourth consecutive season.Stoops’ 2019 team was...

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