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The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

The Student News Site of University of Kentucky

Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky footballs 2022 schedule is comprised of eight home games and four away games. The season begins on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2022, at Kroger Field as the Cats take on the Miami Ohio RedHawks.

A wild season for the Cats: Kentucky’s 2022 match-ups

Cole Parke, Sports Editor September 1, 2022

Game 1: Miami Ohio RedHawks When: Saturday, Sept. 3 at 7 p.m. Location: Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky Series Record: 8-1-4 (Miami last victory in 1979) Last Meeting: Sept. 7, 2013 (UK won 41-7) 2021...

UK students cheer before UK’s game against Missouri on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 35-28. Photo by Jack Weaver | Kentucky Kernel

Student expectations higher than ever as football season approaches

Luke Fetzer, Reporter September 1, 2022

Cue up “Grove Street Party” because Lexington is ready for the 2022 Kentucky football season to get underway. The Wildcats are coming off a 10-3 season, finishing second in the SEC East while also...

The Wildcats lead the Rebels in the fourth set of the UK vs. Ole Miss game on Saturday, March 13, 2021, at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. UK won 3-1. Photo by Jack Weaver | Kentucky Kernel

Stoops vs. hoops: UK athletics coaches fight for fan favorite

Kendall Staton, Reporter August 28, 2022

In-house debate has sparked at the University of Kentucky after mens basketball coach John Calipari used a pregame press conference to compare the success of UK’s mens basketball and football programs. "This...

Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops high fives fans during the Cat Walk before the University of Kentucky vs. Florida football game on Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

What to know about UK football midway through spring practice

Hunter Shelton March 31, 2022

Kentucky is a football school, anyways…right?For fans who are still reeling from the historic loss to Saint Peter’s, not to worry. Mark Stoops is back for his 10th season at the helm of UK football,...

Kentucky tight end Justin Rigg (83) is tackled by a group of Tennessee defenders after catching a pass during the UK vs. Tennessee football game on Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. Tennessee won 45-42. Photo by Jack Weaver | Staff

What went wrong in Kentucky’s losses

Barkley Truax December 2, 2021

For the fifth time since 1949 and the second time in four seasons, Kentucky football has won at least nine games in a single season. What that also means is Kentucky dropped three games over the course...

UK, in partnership with Nike, unveil a new graphic identity, secondary logo and uniforms during a press conference at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington, Ky. on Friday, February 5, 2016. Photo by Michael Reaves | Staff.

Cornerback Maxwell Hairston commits to Kentucky

Barkley Truax August 18, 2020

Mark Stoops and company have gained another recruit from the state of Michigan.In the whirlwind afternoon of football schedules being released, three-star cornerback Maxwell Hairston announced his commitment...

Big M Superstore donated a car to Matt OHara, whose car was destroyed on State Street amid rioting after UK football beat Florida on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. Photo provided by Big M Superstore. 

Big M Superstore donates car to 19-year-old whose car was destroyed on State Street

Bailey Vandiver September 10, 2018

As of early Sunday morning, 19-year-old Matt O'Hara did not have a functioning car. As of today, he has a Mazda3 in "really good condition," according to the owner of Big M Superstore, the company that...

Terry Wilson (LEFT) and Gunnar Hoak

As start of Kentucky football season approaches, top quarterback has yet to be chosen

August 26, 2018

A quarterback battle has the heads of Kentucky fans spinning – and as we get closer to week one on the schedule, there’s more and more buzz about who will take the top quarterback spot.Sophomores Terry...

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