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Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky defensive back Carrington Valentine (14), linebacker Jacquez Jones (10) and linebacker DeAndre Square (22) celebrate during UK’s game against Missouri on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 35-28. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

Jacquez Jones named Walter Camp National Defensive Player of the Week

Barkley Truax October 3, 2021

Kentucky inside linebacker Jacquez Jones earned Walter Camp National Defensive Player of the Week honors after his role in taking down Florida in Lexington for the first time since 1986.Jones amassed nine...

Kentucky junior Gabby Curry high fives a teammate during the game against South Carolina on Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Gabby Curry named SEC Defensive Player of the Week

Mohammad Ahmad October 28, 2019

Kentucky Volleyball junior libero Gabby Curry has been named crowned the SEC Defensive Player of the Week, the league office early Monday. Curry has received the honor in back-to-back weeks now. The Atlanta-area...

Lynn Bowden UK beats Missouri 15-14. Photo by Elliott Hess | UK Athletics

Allen, Bowden receive SEC Player of the Week honors

October 29, 2018

Two Kentucky football players, Josh Allen and Lynn Bowden Jr., are on the receiving end of SEC honors this week.Senior linebacker/defensive end Allen, who is receiving his fourth league honor of the season,...

The Kentucky Wildcats football team runs onto the field prior to the game against South Carolina on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky defeated South Carolina 24 to 10. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

Josh Allen, George Asafo-Adjei earn SEC honors

Erika Bonner October 1, 2018

Kentucky linebacker/defensive end Josh Allen and offensive tackle George Asafo-Adjei earned Southeastern Conference Defensive Player of the Week and Offensive Lineman of the week, respectively. This makes...

Josh Allen makes a tackle during the game against Central Michigan on Saturday, September 1, 2018 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

Allen, Stallings receive SEC player of the week honors

Kernel Sports Staff September 10, 2018

Two players on the Kentucky football team, Josh Allen and Jervontius “Bunchy” Stallings, have been given SEC honors this week.Allen, senior linebacker, was named Southeastern Conference Defensive Player...

Kentucky Wildcats running back Benny Snell Jr. tries to spin away from Tennessee Volunteers defensive lineman Kendal Vickers during the game at Kroger Field in Lexington, Ky. on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Photo by Josh Mott | Staff.

Cats earn pair of SEC Player of the Week honors

Sports Staff October 30, 2017

Benny Snell and Jordan Jones both had big games in the victory over Tennessee, and on Monday, the SEC recognized those performances by naming Snell and Jones SEC Players of the week.Snell was named the...

Kentucky wide receiver Lynn Bowden Jr. runs the ball down the field during the game against Missouri Saturday, October 7, 2017 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky won the game 40-34.

Lynn Bowden named SEC Freshman of the Week

Sports Staff October 9, 2017

After seeing his most game action of the season against Missouri, Lynn Bowden was named the SEC Freshman of the Week according to the league office. Bowden led the Cats with 128 all-purpose yards, 49...

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