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LSU's Burrow, Auburn's Brown named AP SEC players of year

Dec. 9, 2019 5:43 PM EST

LSU quarterback Joe Burrow is a unanimous selection as the offensive player of the year on The Associated Press All-Southeastern Conference football team. The top-ranked Tigers also have the SEC’s coach of the year in Ed Orgeron and the newcomer of the year in freshman cornerback Derek Stingley Jr., as...

Kentucky's Lynn Bowden will enter NFL draft after Belk Bowl

Dec. 9, 2019 5:18 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky quarterback Lynn Bowden says on Twitter that “now is the time” to enter the NFL draft and noting he will make that move after the Wildcats face Virginia Tech in the Belk Bowl. Bowden, who was named Monday to The Associated Press' All-Southeastern Conference...

Virginia Tech to meet Kentucky in Belk Bowl in ACC-SEC clash

Dec. 8, 2019 5:37 PM EST

Virginia Tech (8-4, ACC) vs Kentucky (7-5, SEC), Dec. 31, noon ET (ESPN) LOCATION: Charlotte, North Carolina. TOP PLAYERS Virginia Tech: QB Hendon Hooker threw for 1,445 yards and 11 TDs and ran for 306 yards and five touchdowns this season for the Hokies. Kentucky: WR-turned-RB Lynn Bowden Jr. rushed for 1,235...

STAT WATCH: Kentucky is closing in on 1st SEC rushing title

Dec. 2, 2019 2:15 AM EST

Kentucky’s performance against Louisville accentuated how dominant its rushing attack has been this season. With 517 yards on the ground Saturday, the Wildcats set a school single-game record for the second straight week and moved closer to their first Southeastern Conference rushing title. The...

AP Top 25 Takeaways: Tide out; Harbaugh’s Ohio St problem

Dec. 1, 2019 12:33 AM EST

Sometimes it is just not your year. Even if you are the greatest dynasty in college football history. The playoff will be played without Alabama for the first time after No. 16 Auburn won a wild Iron Bowl on Saturday. So that’s it. No debates about resumes, eye tests or how much the Crimson Tide would be...

Bowden’s 4 rushing TDs help Kentucky rout Louisville 45-13

Nov. 30, 2019 11:39 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Lynn Bowden seemingly couldn’t be stopped, no matter how many defenders Louisville stacked up toward that end. And as the game wore on, the Kentucky quarterback became more dominant. Bowden’s reward was a career performance, while the Wildcats claimed milestones along...

Bowl-bound Louisville, Kentucky play for Bluegrass supremacy

Nov. 29, 2019 12:31 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Louisville coach Scott Satterfield learned quickly that the rivalry with Kentucky isn’t limited to basketball. Especially since both the Cardinals (7-4) and Wildcats (6-5) enter Saturday’s football showdown for the Governor’s Cup bowl-bound and seeking a signature...

Bowden, Kentucky race past UT Martin 50-7

Nov. 23, 2019 8:12 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky is bowl-bound. Lynn Bowden rushed for 129 yards and two touchdowns to lead Kentucky to a 50-7 win over UT Martin on Saturday and into the postseason for the fourth straight season. Bowden eclipsed the 100-yard plateau for the fifth time this season as the Wildcats shattered a...

Kentucky hosts FCS UT Martin, seeking bowl eligibility

Nov. 22, 2019 10:44 AM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — All that stands between Kentucky and bowl eligibility is UT Martin. If the Wildcats (5-5) can avoid a letdown and get a win against FCS-level UT Martin (7-4) in Saturday’s nonconference matchup they will be heading to a bowl game for a fourth consecutive season. Though the...

Kentucky pounds Vanderbilt to keep bowl hopes alive

Nov. 16, 2019 9:15 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mark Stoops wasn’t sure how his team would respond after suffering a disappointing loss to Tennessee the previous week. He found out Saturday. Kentucky rushed for a season-high 401 yards and kept its bowl hopes alive with a 38-14 win over Vanderbilt. “We faced some...