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Gophers report card: Defense makes statement in win

MINNEAPOLIS -- It wasn't flawless, but Minnesota's 42-20 victory over FCS school Eastern Illinois was still convincing. The Gophers defense pitched a shutout for three and a half quarters before the Panthers finally scored. Meanwhile, Minnesota's offense got rolling after a slow start to the game. All in all, there were plenty of positives for the Gophers in the 2014...
Via Fox Sports North
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Leidner leads Gophers to 42-20 win over Easter Illinois in opener

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Mitch Leidner ran for two scores and threw a touchdown pass to Donovahn Jones, leading Minnesota to a season-opening 42-20 victory over Eastern Illinois on Thursday night. Leidner finished 9 for 17 with 144 yards, David Cobb carried 14 times for 78 yards and the defense delivered a punishing performance to overwhelm the Panthers, a perennial FCS power facing the...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Leidner leads Gophers to 42-20 win over Easter Illinois in opener

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Mitch Leidner ran for two scores and threw a touchdown pass to Donovahn Jones, leading Minnesota to a season-opening 42-20 victory over Eastern Illinois on Thursday night. Leidner finished 9 for 17 with 144 yards, David Cobb carried 14 times for 78 yards and the defense delivered a punishing performance to overwhelm the Panthers, a perennial FCS power facing the...
Via Fox Sports North
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Minnesota beats Eastern Illinois 42-20 in opener

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Mitch Leidner ran for two scores and threw a touchdown pass to Donovahn Jones, leading Minnesota to a season-opening 42-20 victory over Eastern Illinois on Thursday night. Leidner finished 9 for 17 with 144 yards, David Cobb carried 14 times for 78 yards and the defense delivered a punishing performance to overwhelm the Panthers, a perennial FCS power facing the...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Kentucky still deciding among 4 QB candidates

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) Kentucky coach Mark Stoops would like to announce his starting quarterback within the next week. His four candidates for the job aren't making that decision easy. Stoops and offensive coordinator Neal Brown are considering junior Maxwell Smith, sophomore Patrick Towles, redshirt freshman Reese Phillips and freshman Drew Barker to put under center for the...
Via AP on Fox
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Quandeski Whitlow commits to South Carolina Gamecocks

The Kentucky Wildcats made the final four of 2015 Alabama defensive end Quandeski Whitlow, but on Monday, he announced his commitment to the South Carolina Gamecocks. This weekend, Whitlow tweeted out a list of his top four schools that included South Carolina, UK, the Miami Hurricanes and Mississippi State Bulldogs. Whitlow visited South Carolina on June 13 and camped at UK on...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Quandeski Whitlow commits to South Carolina Gamecocks

The Kentucky Wildcats made the final four of 2015 Alabama defensive end Quandeski Whitlow, but on Monday, he announced his commitment to the South Carolina Gamecocks. This weekend, Whitlow tweeted out a list of his top four schools that included South Carolina, UK, the Miami Hurricanes and Mississippi State Bulldogs. Whitlow visited South Carolina on June 13 and camped at UK on...
Via Kentucky Recruits
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Quandeski Whitlow Plans to Commit in June; Has Kentucky in Top Four

2015 Alabama defensive end Quandeski Whitlow announced today via Twitter that he would be committing to his school of choice sometime this month. Committing to my school this month!! — Boosie W. 4⃣9⃣ (@BoosieWhitlow) June 15, 2014 Whitlow also tweeted out a top four immediately afterward, which included South Carolina, Kentucky, Miami and Mississippi State. My Top 4! pic.twitter...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Quandeski Whitlow Plans to Commit in June; Has Kentucky in Top Four

2015 Alabama defensive end Quandeski Whitlow announced today via Twitter that he would be committing to his school of choice sometime this month. Committing to my school this month!! — Boosie W. 4⃣9⃣ (@BoosieWhitlow) June 15, 2014 Whitlow also tweeted out a top four immediately afterward, which included South Carolina, Kentucky, Miami and Mississippi State. My Top 4! pic.twitter...
Via Kentucky Recruits
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 62 Kentucky Wildcats season preview

The 2014 Kentucky Wildcats enter year two with head coach Mark Stoops after a 2-10 record in his first season. Despite the poor record, Stoops saw his contract extended through 2018 as he made strides in recruiting a top 20 class according to CFU to make this Kentucky team competitive in the daunting SEC. “I think we have a good foundation with the understanding of our base offense...
Via College Football Universe
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Kentucky QB transfers to Eastern Illinois

Former Kentucky Quarterback will be transferring to play at Eastern Illinois.  According to a report by Jennifer Smith, Kentucky.com, Jalen Whitlow will take his talents to the OVC Champs and home to Jimmy Garoppolo (second round draft pick of the New England Patriots).  Confirmed by Eastern Illinois University that along with Whitlow, two others are transferring into the program...
Via NCAA Football Zone
May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Former No. 1 recruit Dorial Green-Beckham and Kentucky QB reportedly to EIU

After being dismissed from the Missouri football team earlier this month, wide receiver Dorial Green-Beckham has reportedly found a new home. According to Josh Newberg of 247 Sports, Green-Beckham will transfer to FCS Eastern Illinois next season, meaning he will be eligible to play immediately. Green-Beckham was dismissed after forcing his way into an apartment and allegedly pushing...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Dorial Green-Beckham, Jalen Whitlow transferring to EIU?

FCS powerhouse Eastern Illinois is known for its quarterbacks and coaches. The Panthers list Tony Romo and possible first round pick Jimmy Garoppolo, as well as head coaches Sean Payton, Mike Shanahan, and Brad Childress as alumni. The Panthers may be taking another quarterback with some potential, as well as a superstar receiver. 247sports’ Josh Newberg reports that Mizzou receiver...
Via College Spun
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky Wildcats to watch in Spring Game

The Kentucky Wildcat Spring Football Game is finally here. After a full year on the job, now is when we should begin to see the impact of Mark Stoops and co. will have on this program going forward. While this is essentially a glorified scrimmage, it also provides us a preview of things to come in the upcoming season. Last year, some of the biggest performers from the Spring Game...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
April 26, 2014  |  Discuss

TCU QB Tyler Matthews to transfer

Spring practices have -- for the most part -- come to an end in the last week, and it seems that some quarterback battles are leading to a cavalcade of transfers at the position. Wednesday brought with it the news that both Kentucky's Jalen Whitlow and Texas A&M's Matt Joeckel were transferring, and now TCU quarterback Tyler Matthews will be joining them on the transfer...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jalen Whitlow to transfer, is an ex-Kentucky QB.

He's Just Not That Into YouJalen Whitlow is an ex-Kentucky Wildcat quarterback. It was announced on Wednesday that the sophomore QB will be transferring to another school.  "I appreciate the University of Kentucky and what the coaching staff and administration have done for me," Whitlow said. "I also thank the community and the fan support I have received here...
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April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jalen Whitlow transferring from Kentucky

Former Prattville High quarterback Jalen Whitlow, who has started 15 games over the last two seasons at Kentucky, has decided to transfer from the school. Whitlow completed 98 of 159 passes for 1,033 yards in eight starts in 2013, throwing five touchdowns and five interceptions. He also ran for 457 yards and a team-high six rushing TDs, as the Wildcats finished 2-10. "We respect...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky QB Jalen Whitlow Announces He’ll Transfer From The School

Kentucky football fans – change is coming. Junior quarterback Jalen Whitlow, who started eight games last year for the Wildcats, will be transferring from the university. According to reports, head coach Mark Stoops asked Whitlow if he’d be open to playing another position on the team. Whitlow did not agree. Stoops met with Whitlow last night and asked him if he would be open...
Via College Spun
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Jalen Whitlow to Transfer

Coach Stoops announced this morning that Quarterback Jalen Whitlow has decided to transfer from UK. Jalen had been competing for the starting spot during Spring Practice this year, but has decided it would be in his best interest to transfer from UK. Here are the comments from Coach Stoops about Jalen’s transfer:  ”We respect Jalen and his decision as we want the best for him...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky Wildcats Spring Football: Praise for QBs and Receivers

Pads were popping on a beautiful Saturday in Lexington, as the Kentucky Wildcats football team held a private scrimmage in which the quarterback play was the biggest highlight. All four QBs — Patrick Towles, Jalen Whitlow, Reese Phillips and Drew Barker — performed well and did enough that head coach Mark Stoops said it’s still a 4-man race for the starting job: “Yeah, it...
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Kentucky's quarterbacks look like a group upgrade

University of Kentucky offensive coordinator Neal Brown isn't sure who the Wildcats' starting quarterback will be next season, but he seems pretty certain that the position will be upgraded from last year. Brown and head coach Mark Stoops said Wednesday after the Cats' third spring practice and first in full pads that they haven't begun whittling down the competition...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Cats offer Whitlow's cousin

Kentucky has issued a scholarship offer to the cousin of current Wildcat Jalen Whitlow. Read more about him and the family connection in this AllWildcats update.
Via kentucky.scout.com
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Cats continue prep for Mizzou

Kentucky head coach Mark Stoops said he continued to see progress with Jalen Whitlow at the quarterback position Wednesday following the Wildcats' practice for this weekend's matchup with No. 9 Missouri.
Via kentucky.scout.com
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Kentuckiana Fried Pigskin Wrap: Week 10

A recap of Week 10 of the college football season for Louisville, Kentucky, Indiana and Western Kentucky, sans the Cardinals, who had a bye week before this Friday’s game at Connecticut. ALABAMA STATE WAS JUST WHAT THE WILDCATS NEEDED Kentucky finally got off the schnide, and the Wildcats finally have their starting quarterback. Say hello to Jalen Whitlow! The sophomore QB returned...
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November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Kentucky routs Alabama State, 48-14

Jalen Whitlow ran for two touchdowns and passed for two more as Kentucky ended a five-game losing streak with a 48-14 homecoming rout of Alabama State on Saturday night. Whitlow overcame shoulder and ankle injuries to run for an 88-yard TD on the game's second play and a 2-yard score en route to 101 yards rushing on 10 carries. The sophomore quarterback also threw for 186 yards...
Via AP on Fox
November 02, 2013  |  Discuss
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