Patrick Towles threw for 329 yards and three touchdowns, including the go-ahead score in overtime, to lead Kentucky over Eastern Kentucky 34-27 on Saturday night.
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Patrick Towles used the same right arm that threw two touchdown passes against No. 25 Missouri to exhort Kentucky fans to cheer and celebrate as the final seconds ticked off of the Wildcats' biggest win in recent memory.
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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Patrick Towles threw two touchdown passes and ran for another score to lead Kentucky past No. 25 Missouri 21-13 on Saturday night, ending the Wildcats' 18-game losing streak against ranked teams. Towles' arm and feet were critical in the Wildcats' first upset of a ranked team since beating No. 18 South Carolina 31-28 in Lexington five years ago. The junior threw...
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Florida, um, survived a scare from Kentucky to start the Jim McElwain era 3-0. Here are some of the notable takeaways from the game: It was over when… Quincy Wilson picked off Patrick Towles’ desperation heave on fourth and Mogadishu to go … Continue reading →
The Kentucky Wildcats haven’t had a winning season in football since 2009, and have only had four total since the 2000 season began. Needless to say, there isn’t a lot of thought that the team can win the SEC East this year … much less win the conference and make a run toward the College Football Playoff. It’s such a long shot that ESPN had fun with the odds from Las Vegas...
The Kentucky Wildcats have not won a national championship in football since 1950 when legendary coach Paul “Bear” Bryant was at the helm in Lexington. The team is looking to get back on the upswing over the next few seasons, but one player is looking to be much more involved when it comes to the College Football Playoff. ESPN’s College Gameday Twitter handle posted this season’s...
On Monday morning, ESPN’s College GameDay Twitter account posted a tweet about updated college football national championship odds. The tweet mentioned the four programs with the best probability of capturing a title, and also poked some fun at perennial SEC also-ran Kentucky, which is a 500-1 underdog to win it all. Updated odds for National Champion: Ohio State: 5/2 TCU...
Update: Here is more on the announcement from Stoops and Towles, via Kentucky football’s Instagram account. Earlier: Kentucky football showed some improvement last season, improving from a 2-10 record in Mark Stoops first season to 5-7 last year. Much of that improvement can be credited to quarterback Patrick Towles, who was very solid last year, throwing for over 2,700 yards...
The Kentucky-Louisville football rivalry is heating up. Last week, Cardinals’ wide receiver James Quick said he “can’t wait” to play the Wildcats this season. Kentucky running back Stanley Williams responded to the tweet, telling Quick to calm down because “it ain’t (going) down like that this year” (Louisville beat Kentucky in 2014). And now, we’ve got Kentucky...
There are not many teams that can say they are riding positive momentum following a 5-7 overall record and six-game losing streak to close out the season. In Lexington, Kentucky, however, the Kentucky Wildcats are feeling pretty good heading into the heart of summer. A multi-million dollar stadium renovation is almost complete, what was a very young team is now a year older, and...
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