A new coach always injects optimism into a program. It's the nature of the beast, like buying a new car or a new house: you only see the good things. But that enthusiasm is exponentially greater in Lexington, because Mark Stoops is exponentially more exciting and excitable than any coach Kentucky has had in some time.
With a solid signing day under his belt (including four JUCO commitments) the Wildcats are fired up and ready to turn the corner. If energy and a positive outlook will get the job done, Stoops is already well on his way.
2012 Record: 2-10 (0-8 SEC)
Spring Schedule: The Blue-White game will held on April 13 in Commonwealth Stadium at 7:00 p.m. Showing a new-media savvy that his predecessor never had, Stoops announced the game on Twitter and wrote, "Let's fill CWS for the first of many times in 2013."
Last Year: Two in-state losses in the first three weeks set the negative tone early in 2012. After falling to Louisville 34-14, the Cats suffered an embarrassing over...