This afternoon, Auburn was announced as Kentucky’s first opponent of the season, with the Wildcats headed down to face the Tigers at Jordan-Hare Stadium on September 26.
Now, the rest of Kentucky football’s schedule has been released.
After the week-one matchup against Auburn, Kentucky will host Lane Kiffin and the Ole Miss Rebels in week two on Oct. 3.
In week three, Mississippi State will head to Lexington to take on the Cats at Kroger Field on Oct. 10.
A week later, Kentucky will hit the road and take on the Tennessee Volunteers in Knoxville on Oct. 17.
UK’s week five matchup? Georgia, as Kentucky will host the Bulldogs on Oct. 24, just a week after UGA takes on the Alabama Crimson Tide.
From there, Kentucky will head to Columbia, Missouri to take on the Tigers on Halloween (Oct. 31) in week six.
The following weekend, UK will have its bye, with six other SEC programs taking the week off on Nov. 7.
The Cats will then return to action on Nov. 14, hosting Vanderbilt at Kroger Field in week eight.
In week nine, Kentucky will head to Tuscaloosa to take on Alabama on Nov. 21.
From there, UK will head to Gainesville on Thanksgiving to take on the Florida Gators, the first time UK will play UF later than September since 2008. In fact, the Wildcats have not taken on the Gators in November since 1991.
And then to close out the season, Kentucky will host South Carolina on Dec. 5.
Take a look at Kentucky’s complete schedule below:
- Sept 26: at Auburn
- Oct 3: Ole Miss
- Oct. 10: Mississippi State
- Oct. 17: at Tennessee
- Oct. 24: Georgia
- Oct. 31: at Missouri
- Nov 7: BYE
- Nov. 14: Vandy
- Nov. 21: at Alabama
- Nov. 28: at Florida
- Dec 5: South Carolina
What do you think, BBN?