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January 21, 2020

Kentucky Hosts Talented In-State Football Recruits at Rupp Arena

Nick Roush 9:40pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Handcuffed by the SEC basketball schedule, Kentucky’s football coaching staff altered their schedule to use Rupp Arena as a recruiting tool. Kentucky does not have many recruiting advantages over the SEC counterparts, except in the spring at Rupp. Each year one Saturday in late January or early February is christened as Junior Day. A star-studded…

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Kentucky’s 2020 Football Recruiting Class up to No. 15 in National Rankings

Nick Roush 5:10pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Kentucky continues to rise in the national recruiting rankings. When the Wildcats officially received signatures from 20 recruits on Early Signing Day, Kentucky’s 2020 class ranked nineteenth in the Rivals national rankings. Since then UK added two four-star defensive backs — Joel Williams and Vito Tisdale — into the mix and Rivals re-ranked their prospects…

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January 5, 2020

Today on KSR: Richards leads Cats to 1-0 start in SEC play

Sam Gormley 10:00am January 5, 2020 1/5/20 Comments Disabled

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Junior Nick Richards scored 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to help lead the Kentucky Wildcats to a win over Missouri to start SEC play on Saturday. The Cats took down the Tigers 71-59. Here is the news you need to start your day: Nick Richards impressive again Drew Franklin has been preaching it…

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January 4, 2020

Watch Vito Tisdale’s Commitment to Kentucky at the All-American Bowl

Nick Roush 3:47pm January 4, 2020 1/4/20

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Vito Tisdale knew for a while he wanted to be a Kentucky Wildcat. The Bowling Green defensive back waited a little longer to make the announcement ceremony special. Tisdale announced his college decision at the 2020 All-American Bowl in San Antonio. The NBC host said Derrick Henry’s decision back in 2013 inspired Vito to make…

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YAHTZEE! Vito Tisdale Commits to Kentucky at the All-American Bowl

Nick Roush 3:28pm January 4, 2020 1/4/20

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Vito Tisdale will be a Kentucky Wildcat. Ranked as a four-star prospect by 247 Sports and ESPN, the Bowling Green defensive back picked Kentucky over Alabama, Georgia and Texas A&M in a nationally-televised announcement during the All-American Bowl. Recruited by Vince Marrow, Tisdale first received an offer from the University of Kentucky following his freshman…

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January 3, 2020

REMINDER: Vito Tisdale Announces his College Decision at Saturday’s All-American Bowl

Nick Roush 1:00pm January 3, 2020 1/3/20

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The highest-ranked uncommitted prospect from the state of Kentucky will announce his college decision in just over 24 hours. Vito Tisdale is in San Antonio for the All-American Bowl. In the middle of Saturday’s game the four-star defensive back from Bowling Green will choose between Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia and Texas A&M on national television. Ranked by…

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January 2, 2020

WATCH: Damien Harris Says He Picked Alabama at Last Second

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm January 2, 2020 1/2/20

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Either Damien Harris is a pretty good liar, or he made the most important split-second decision of his life. In a sitdown interview with CampusLore, former Alabama running back and Richmond, KY native, Damien Harris, explains how he chose the Crimson Tide. Apparently, the one-time five-star high school recruit had planned on picking the Wildcat…

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January 1, 2020

Frederick Douglass four-star lineman Jager Burton cuts list to seven, includes Kentucky

Jack Pilgrim 6:45pm January 1, 2020 1/1/20

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The top in-state player in the class of 2021 trimmed his list on Tuesday evening, and the Kentucky Wildcats made the cut. Jager Burton, a four-star offensive guard out of Frederick Douglass, cut his list to seven, leaving Kentucky, Texas, Oregon, Penn State, Ohio State, Alabama, and Clemson as the final contenders. Here was the…

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December 24, 2019

How Linebacker D’Eryk Jackson Earned a Spot on Kentucky’s Roster

Nick Roush 11:30am December 24, 2019 12/24/19 Comments Disabled

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There’s a story behind every signee in Kentucky’s 2020 football recruiting class. D’Eryk Jackson sacrificed to secure his spot. A class that is defined by star-power in the recruiting rankings, Jackson did not get to Kentucky by impressing scouts at recruiting camps. The lowest-ranked recruit in Kentucky’s class saved his best work for UK’s coaches…

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December 19, 2019

Mark Stoops Read to a Classroom of Children to Secure a Four-Star Commitment

Nick Roush 11:00pm December 19, 2019 12/19/19 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky’s coaching staff is willing to go to great lengths to create lasting connections with talented recruits. If that means reading a book to a group of elementary school children, so be it. On the penultimate weekend of the recruiting period, Auburn was blitzing Jeremy Flax. In need of a tackle to play right away,…

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January 21, 2020

Kentucky Hosts Talented In-State Football Recruits at Rupp Arena

Nick Roush 9:40pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Handcuffed by the SEC basketball schedule, Kentucky’s football coaching staff altered their schedule to use Rupp Arena as a recruiting tool. Kentucky does not have many recruiting advantages over the SEC counterparts, except in the spring at Rupp. Each year one Saturday in late January or early February is christened as Junior Day. A star-studded…

Read More

Kentucky’s 2020 Football Recruiting Class up to No. 15 in National Rankings

Nick Roush 5:10pm January 21, 2020 1/21/20

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Kentucky continues to rise in the national recruiting rankings. When the Wildcats officially received signatures from 20 recruits on Early Signing Day, Kentucky’s 2020 class ranked nineteenth in the Rivals national rankings. Since then UK added two four-star defensive backs — Joel Williams and Vito Tisdale — into the mix and Rivals re-ranked their prospects…

Read More

January 5, 2020

Today on KSR: Richards leads Cats to 1-0 start in SEC play

Sam Gormley 10:00am January 5, 2020 1/5/20 Comments Disabled

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Junior Nick Richards scored 21 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to help lead the Kentucky Wildcats to a win over Missouri to start SEC play on Saturday. The Cats took down the Tigers 71-59. Here is the news you need to start your day: Nick Richards impressive again Drew Franklin has been preaching it…

Read More

January 4, 2020

Watch Vito Tisdale’s Commitment to Kentucky at the All-American Bowl

Nick Roush 3:47pm January 4, 2020 1/4/20

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Vito Tisdale knew for a while he wanted to be a Kentucky Wildcat. The Bowling Green defensive back waited a little longer to make the announcement ceremony special. Tisdale announced his college decision at the 2020 All-American Bowl in San Antonio. The NBC host said Derrick Henry’s decision back in 2013 inspired Vito to make…

Read More

YAHTZEE! Vito Tisdale Commits to Kentucky at the All-American Bowl

Nick Roush 3:28pm January 4, 2020 1/4/20

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Vito Tisdale will be a Kentucky Wildcat. Ranked as a four-star prospect by 247 Sports and ESPN, the Bowling Green defensive back picked Kentucky over Alabama, Georgia and Texas A&M in a nationally-televised announcement during the All-American Bowl. Recruited by Vince Marrow, Tisdale first received an offer from the University of Kentucky following his freshman…

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January 3, 2020

REMINDER: Vito Tisdale Announces his College Decision at Saturday’s All-American Bowl

Nick Roush 1:00pm January 3, 2020 1/3/20

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The highest-ranked uncommitted prospect from the state of Kentucky will announce his college decision in just over 24 hours. Vito Tisdale is in San Antonio for the All-American Bowl. In the middle of Saturday’s game the four-star defensive back from Bowling Green will choose between Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia and Texas A&M on national television. Ranked by…

Read More

January 2, 2020

WATCH: Damien Harris Says He Picked Alabama at Last Second

Zack Geoghegan 11:00pm January 2, 2020 1/2/20

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Either Damien Harris is a pretty good liar, or he made the most important split-second decision of his life. In a sitdown interview with CampusLore, former Alabama running back and Richmond, KY native, Damien Harris, explains how he chose the Crimson Tide. Apparently, the one-time five-star high school recruit had planned on picking the Wildcat…

Read More

January 1, 2020

Frederick Douglass four-star lineman Jager Burton cuts list to seven, includes Kentucky

Jack Pilgrim 6:45pm January 1, 2020 1/1/20

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The top in-state player in the class of 2021 trimmed his list on Tuesday evening, and the Kentucky Wildcats made the cut. Jager Burton, a four-star offensive guard out of Frederick Douglass, cut his list to seven, leaving Kentucky, Texas, Oregon, Penn State, Ohio State, Alabama, and Clemson as the final contenders. Here was the…

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December 24, 2019

How Linebacker D’Eryk Jackson Earned a Spot on Kentucky’s Roster

Nick Roush 11:30am December 24, 2019 12/24/19 Comments Disabled

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There’s a story behind every signee in Kentucky’s 2020 football recruiting class. D’Eryk Jackson sacrificed to secure his spot. A class that is defined by star-power in the recruiting rankings, Jackson did not get to Kentucky by impressing scouts at recruiting camps. The lowest-ranked recruit in Kentucky’s class saved his best work for UK’s coaches…

Read More

December 19, 2019

Mark Stoops Read to a Classroom of Children to Secure a Four-Star Commitment

Nick Roush 11:00pm December 19, 2019 12/19/19 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky’s coaching staff is willing to go to great lengths to create lasting connections with talented recruits. If that means reading a book to a group of elementary school children, so be it. On the penultimate weekend of the recruiting period, Auburn was blitzing Jeremy Flax. In need of a tackle to play right away,…

Read More