Kentucky has named Maxwell Smith as the starting quarterback for the Wildcats' home opener against Miami (Ohio).
Smith will make his first start Saturday in nearly a year. He started four games last season and threw for 975 yards, eight touchdowns and four interceptions before sustaining a season-ending ankle injury against South Carolina.
The 6-foot-4 sophomore replaced struggling...
Kentucky sophomore quarterback Maxwell Smith is out indefinitely with a torn left ankle ligament that will require surgery.
Smith injured his ankle on the second play of Saturday night's 38-17 loss to South Carolina. He had missed the previous game at Florida with a separated shoulder.
Wildcats coach Joker Phillips said Monday that he will seek a medical hardship for Smith...
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October 01, 2012
Kentucky quarterback Maxwell Smith expects to play with a separated shoulder Saturday night against No. 6 South Carolina.
The sophomore missed Saturday's 38-0 rout at No. 11 Florida with what was described as a bruised right shoulder. Smith was injured during a 32-31 loss to Western Kentucky on Sept. 15.
He threw on Tuesday and practiced handoffs on Wednesday, switching the...
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September 26, 2012
Maxwell Smith: future NFL quarterback. That’s right. I’m going all-in on Max Smith. General Maximus Smith. Read more about why the Wildcat signal caller has quickly won over our KentuckyScout guest blogger.
Kentucky has a quarterback in Maxwell Smith. That defensive line seen as a strength coming into this season? Well, the Wildcats have plenty of work to do.
Smith threw for 280 yards and two touchdowns Sunday, but the Wildcats couldn't get off the field defensively as No. 25 Louisville beat Kentucky 32-14 in the season opener in taking the Governor's Cup for a second straight...
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September 02, 2012
Kentucky on Monday named sophomore quarterback Maxwell Smith the starter entering the new season and the Wildcats' opener at Louisville.
Kentucky Wildcats quarterback Maxwell Smith wore a helmet cam during a recent preseason practice session, and the school recently posted some of the video to Youtube.
The video was primarily taken during 7-on-7 drills from a practice where the players wore only helmets and shoulder pads, but seeing the plays unfold from the quarterback's vantage point was extremely cool...
Today I had a chance to talk to a long-time friend who is an assistant college football coach with some ties to the Southeastern Conference who also happened to see Kentucky freshman quarterback Maxwell Smith play high school football in California.
Maxwell Smith threw for 283 yards and the go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter as Kentucky beat Ole Miss 30-13.
UK true freshman quarterback Maxwell Smith will start at quarterback in Kentucky’s contest against Southeastern Conference foe Ole Miss on Saturday at Commonwealth Stadium, UK head coach Joker Phillips announced after practice Thursday.