Found September 01, 2013 on
The Mark Stoops era at Kentucky didn’t exactly get off on the right foot this evening, with the Kentucky Wildcats falling to Western Kentucky yet again, this time by a score of 35-26. Bobby Petrino, of course, is thrilled with the win — he also is probably thrilled with linebacker Andrew Jackson, who played a great game, stifling the UK offense. He also had one particularly notable hit on Kentucky’s running back Jonathan George. Ouch.
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Western Kentucky linebacker Andrew Jackson delivered the hit of the weekend on Saturday. The senior busted through the middle of the Kentucky line and absolutely obliterated Wildcats running back Jonathan George on a fourth-down inside handoff in the third quarter. It wasn’t quite as good as Jadeveon Clowney’s hit on Vincent Smith because the helmet […]
When it comes to size, Tyler Ulis is not a typical John Calipari point guard. Standing at only 5’8”, he can be viewed as diminutive compared to other guards that have graced Kentucky’s campus. In the Calipari era at Kentucky, his most vertically challenged guard was Eric Bledsoe. Ulis is still four to five inches smaller than Bledsoe, but they have a trait in common that Calipari...
The helmet for Kentucky RB Jonathan George didn’t go flying like Vincent Smith’s on the legendary Jadeveon Clowney hit in last season’s Outback Bowl, but otherwise the hit delivered by Western Kentucky LB Andrew Jackson on Saturday night was a near replica of Clowney’s last January.
After a blown block by the Wildcats, Jackson crushed George as soon as he touched the ball...
(Photo Courtesy of James Blackmon Jr.’s Twitter page: @JBlackmon2)
After making some big news by backing out of his commitment from Indiana, James Blackmon Jr. was immediately rumored to be favoring the Kentucky Wildcats. His father, James Blackmon Sr. spent four seasons playing basketball in Lexington and his son may want to keep the family tradition alive. Due to a multi-million...