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Kentucky Kernel

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Terry Wilson (3) looks for an open receiver during the University of Kentucky vs. North Carolina State TaxSlayer Gator Bowl game on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021, at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida. Kentucky won 23-21. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Terry Wilson transfers to New Mexico

Braden Ramsey March 30, 2021

The second winningest quarterback in Kentucky football history will be completing his collegiate career in Albuquerque.This afternoon, the University of New Mexico announced that Terry Wilson would be...

Kentucky tight end Keaton Upshaw catches a touchdown during the game against Florida on Saturday, September 14, 2019 in Lexington, Ky. Kentucky lost 29-21. Photo by Chase Phillips | Staff

Keaton Upshaw earning an expanded role for 2021

Eric Decker November 28, 2020

It was another difficult afternoon at the office for the Kentucky offense today in the Cats’ 34-10 loss to Florida. But for the second straight week, the team had a decent first half showing. And tight...

Kentucky quarterback Terry Wilson (3) throws the ball in the first quarter of a game between Tennessee and Kentucky at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.

Kentucky offense shows sparks in first half versus Alabama

Barkley Truax November 21, 2020

Despite getting blown out by Alabama 63-3, Kentucky’s showing was somehow not complete doom and gloom. The offense, particularly in the opening half, provided a little optimism for the season’s final...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Terry Wilson (3) walks the field 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

Kentucky can get back to .500 against Alabama

Barkley Truax November 17, 2020

Do you see the Wildcats’ glass as half empty or half full?Kentucky looks to keep its momentum going following the 38-35 victory over Vanderbilt last week as they prepare for Alabama this Saturday.The...

Kentucky Wildcats tight end Keaton Upshaw (88) runs out onto the field before the University of Kentucky vs. Vanderbilt University football game on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, at Vanderbilt Stadium in Nashville, Tennessee. UK won 38-14.Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky hopes to get its offense on track against Vanderbilt

Barkley Truax November 13, 2020

Following its bye week, Kentucky (2-4) is set to play Vanderbilt (0-5) in Lexington this Saturday.The Cats have had a rough last two games to say the least. Despite the defense leading the nation in interceptions...

Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Terry Wilson (3) trying to break a tackle. University of Kentucky football lost to No. 6 Georgia 34-17 at Kroger Field on Saturday, November 3, in Lexington, Kentucky. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Can UK fix its offensive struggles in time to pull off an upset over UGA?

Barkley Truax October 26, 2020

Coming off a tough loss last Saturday against Missouri, Kentucky football will next take on the no. 4-ranked Georgia Bulldogs in Kroger Field. will try to bounce back from a tough loss this Saturday against...

Kentucky wide receiver Allen Dailey Jr. (89) catches the ball for a touch down in the end zone during a game between Tennessee and Kentucky at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn. on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.Image obtained from SEC Media Portal - 101720_Tenn_Ky_GameAction1902

As Kentucky discovers its Identity, Players are Finding their Roles

Barkley Truax October 20, 2020

As has become tradition under Mark Stoops, Kentucky has a highly touted offensive line and a top rushing attack. The combination of the two when they’re playing at their peak is difficult to contain.The...

Kentucky sophomore Madison Lilley serves during the match against Florida on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018 at Memorial Coliseum in Lexington, Kentucky. Kentucky swept the Gators winning the first three sets. Photo by Jordan Prather | Staff

UK, UT duke it out in three-sport Border Battle

Braden Ramsey October 19, 2020

If you asked members of Big Blue Nation which SEC team they most despise, you’d get plenty of people to say Florida. But the vast majority would pick the team from the Border Battle.Whether it’s the...

Kentucky Wildcats wide receiver Allen Dailey Jr. (89) celebrates after forcing a turnover during the Kentucky vs. Tennessee football game on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 17-13. Photo by Michael Clubb | Staff

Kentucky knocks off No. 18 Tennessee; Ends 17-game losing streak at Neyland Stadium

Eric Decker October 17, 2020

2020 has made it seem like anything is truly possible. The Cats added another tack onto that reality with this afternoon’s milestone.That’s right: Mark Stoops and company defeated arch-rival No. 18...

Kentucky Wildcats running back Christopher Rodriguez Jr. (24) runs down the field for 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

Establishing the Run will be a challenge for UK vs. Mississippi State

Barkley Truax October 6, 2020

Kentucky is coming off a game where its offense lit up the scoreboard, posting 41 points and recording 408 rushing yards. Despite playing another school from Mississippi at Kroger Field this week, the...

UK quarter back Terry Wilson (3) try to make it down to the end zone by outrunning defensive tackle Quentin Bivens (94) during the University of Kentucky vs Ole Miss football game on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky. UK lost 41-42. Photo by Victoria Rogers | Staff

Terry Wilson demonstrates overall progression against Ole Miss

Eric Decker October 3, 2020

More than a year had passed since Terry Wilson was last under center for a contest in the Commonwealth. But his showing versus Ole Miss on Saturday didn’t provide any indication that he had just missed...

Ole Miss wide receiver D.K. Metcalf catches the game-winning touchdown pass during the game against Ole Miss on Saturday, November 4, 2017 in Lexington, Ky.

Across the (By)Line: The Daily Mississippian

Braden Ramsey October 3, 2020

As we near dawn on another week of SEC football, the Kernel wanted to provide Kentucky fans an in-depth look at this week's opponent: Ole Miss.In addition to the Kernel's scouting report, Braden Ramsey...

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