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Alabama running back Najee Harris (22) breaks free for a long touchdown run against Kentucky during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Mickey Welsh/The Montgomery Advertiser via AP)

Smith, No. 1 Alabama rout short-handed Kentucky, 63-3

Nov. 21, 2020 8:22 PM EST

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Alabama didn't quite look like itself at first after an extended period on the sidelines, but it scarcely made a difference on the scoreboard. DeVonta Smith caught nine passes for 144 yards and set the Southeastern Conference career record with two more touchdowns in the top-ranked...

Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith (6) and quarterback Mac Jones (10) celebrate a touchdown pass during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Mississippi State on Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (Gary Cosby Jr./The Tuscaloosa News via AP)

SEC midseason awards: Saban, Ojulari, Jones among ''winners'

Nov. 4, 2020 12:14 PM EST

A season of league-only games in the Southeastern Conference isn't for the meek — or the mediocre. The SEC has reached (roughly) the halfway point of the 10-game season with four teams ranked in the top 10 — No. 2 Alabama, No. 5 Georgia, No. 7 Texas A&M and No. 8 Florida — and nine with...

Kentucky defensive end Joshua Paschal (4) runs 77 yards after intercepting a Mississippi State pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Kentucky visits Missouri with both teams coming off big wins

Oct. 22, 2020 1:00 PM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kentucky finally ended a 17-game losing streak at Tennessee. Missouri beat the reigning national champions for the first time since 1978 while giving coach Eli Drinkwitz his first SEC win with an upset of LSU. Now, two teams that have plenty of momentum are poised to tussle in...

Kentucky snaps skid at Neyland, beats No. 18 Tennessee 34-7

Oct. 17, 2020 5:48 PM EDT

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Two years ago, Kentucky was playing well before being shut down at Neyland Stadium by a Tennessee team with a losing record. Wildcats coach Mark Stoops was convinced something had to change. What he did in 2020 was build a detour into his team's three-hour bus ride Friday from...

Kentucky linebacker Jordan Wright (15) celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Kentucky intercepts 6 passes to beat Mississippi State 24-2

Oct. 11, 2020 12:28 AM EDT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Terry Wilson threw a second-quarter touchdown, and Chris Rodriguez rushed for another after the first of six interceptions that helped Kentucky beat Mississippi State 24-2 on Saturday night. Jordan Wright sealed the hard-earned victory by scoring on an 8-yard interception return with...

Kentucky linebacker Jamin Davis, top, tackles Mississippi wide receiver Demarcus Gregory (3) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, in Lexington, Ky. (AP Photo/Bryan Woolston)

Winless Kentucky seeks breakthrough vs. Mississippi State

Oct. 9, 2020 11:22 AM EDT

Kentucky is still looking for its first win of the season after expecting to contend for the Southeastern Conference. Unlike last fall when the Wildcats started the season 2-3, they have little room for error at 0-2. They’re not playing a 12-game schedule with non-conference opponents and don’t have...