(Photo Courtesy: Mark Stoops' Twitter)
As recently as six months ago, had you asked most Kentucky fans how they planned to spend Saturday April 13, 2013, most would’ve likely responded by saying that if anything, they’d spend the early evening watching the Jordan Brand All-American high school basketball game. That is of course, if they had an opinion on such an absurd question in the first place.
And really, at the time, who could’ve blamed them? The game, which was played Saturday night, featured six future Wildcats’ hoops signees, as well as the nation’s No. 1 player Andrew Wiggins, who could very end up at Kentucky next fall as well.
Only times are a changing in the Commonwealth of Kentucky, and as an appetizer to the hoops on Saturday, was a subject that isn’t often talked about in Lexington this time of year: Football. Specifically, Kentucky Wildcats football.
Only that was then, and this is now.
Because in an upset that is bigger than any we’ll see on a football...