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Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Head Coach for the Kentucky Wildcats, Mark Stoops walks during the Cat Walk prior to the game against EKU on Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky defeated EKU 27 to 16. Photo by Arden Barnes | Staff

Discipline is the key word for Stoops’ players this week

Jacob Heheman September 11, 2017

As the UK football team travels to Columbia, South Carolina this week, they will be seeking their fourth straight win against the Gamecocks. However, head coach Mark Stoops says past success against South...

Denzil Ware

UK Football’s Ware wins SEC Defensive Lineman of the Week

Kernel Sports Staff September 5, 2017

UK Football’s 6-foot-2, 245-pound junior defensive end/outside linebacker Denzil Ware was named the Southeastern Conference Defensive Lineman of the Week this afternoon. In the Wildcats’ 24-17 victory...

Kentucky defensive end Denzil Ware rushes to the end zone after sacking the quarterback during the Wildcats game against the Southern Miss Golden Eagles at Commonwealth Stadium on Sept. 2, 2016 in Lexington, Kentucky.

Defense comes up big in UK’s victory over Southern Miss

Chris Leach September 2, 2017

Usually when a defense gives up more yards than their opponent’s defense, they lose, but that wasn’t the case for UK football on Saturday night in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.The Cats’ defense gave...

Kentucky linebacker Jordan Jones celebrates a tackle during the Wildcats game against the Southern Miss Golden Eagles at Commonwealth Stadium on September 2, 2016 in Lexington, Kentucky.

UK football holds off another Southern Miss comeback to open season

Chase Campbell September 2, 2017

Saturday, UK football took the win in the rematch of the 2016 season opener as they took down Southern Miss in Hattiesburg, 24-17.In the first matchup, the Golden Eagles stormed back after a 35-10 halftime...

Members of the University of Kentucky Football Team hangout on the field during the media day at Kroger Field on Sunday July 30, 2017 in Lexington, KY.

UK Football practice report: Aug. 31

Chase Campbell August 31, 2017

In the second to last practice before UK Football travels to Hattiesburg to try to exact their revenge on Southern Miss, head coach Mark Stoops spoke to the media Thursday about a couple last-minute focal...

Southern Miss defensive back Picasso Nelson Jr. celebrates with Southern Miss linebacker DNerius Antoine during the football game against Southern Miss on Saturday, September 3, 2016 in Lexington, Ky. Photo by Hunter Mitchell | Staff

Smith, Staggers headline Southern Miss players to watch

Brianna Dooley August 31, 2017

This Saturday, the UK football team will be going up against the Southern Miss Golden Eagles who will look to defeat the Cats for the second straight year after last season’s 44-35 victory. In the 2016...

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