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December 29, 2020

Three reasons to be concerned about NC State

Nick Roush 10:30am December 29, 2020 12/29/20

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Kentucky is just a few days away from taking on No. 23 NC State in the Gator Bowl. While getting acquainted with the Wolfpack, a few things in my research stuck out that do not make me feel all warm and fuzzy inside. 1. Tempo Tim Beck loves the stuff. His uptempo offense ran on…

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December 28, 2020

Stoops sees joy return to the Kentucky football team during Gator Bowl prep

Nick Roush 5:15pm December 28, 2020 12/28/20

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An unprecedented college football season presented unusual challenges. Mark Stoops could not go to his old bag of tricks to find the right balance of work and play. Everything was new to everybody. Kentucky just had to grind through a difficult season to reach the finish line. “It was a challenge for them and for all…

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December 23, 2020

Wildcats weigh in on Gator Bowl matchup with N.C. State

Nick Roush 2:00pm December 23, 2020 12/23/20 Comments Disabled

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In Kentucky’s final game of the 2020 season they will square up against the N.C. State Wolfpack in the Gator Bowl. Ranked in the top 25 after finishing the season on a four-game winning streak, Mark Stoops is excited to face a formidable foe in the season finale. “Looking forward to playing a really good…

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December 22, 2020

The Kentucky Football Team is Fired Up for the Gator Bowl

Nick Roush 11:30pm December 22, 2020 12/22/20

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One Tweet sent the BBN into a tizzy Tuesday afternoon. Not long after South Carolina became the second SEC school forced to postpone their postseason appearance, many feared Kentucky would be the third after 247 Sports’ Brandon Marcello shared the following: Keep your eyes on #Kentucky and whether it is able to play in its…

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December 21, 2020

Mark Stoops’ First Successful Run at UK Ends Where It Began, the Gator Bowl

Nick Roush 4:30pm December 21, 2020 12/21/20

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Mark Stoops will start the New Year by becoming the first person to coach Kentucky in five straight postseason bowl games. He’ll close one chapter of his Kentucky tenure at the place where the success started, Jacksonville. It wasn’t that long ago that we were selling, “Make Kentucky Bowl Eligible Again” hats. After an awful,…

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December 20, 2020

NC State Bio Blast

Adam Luckett 10:00pm December 20, 2020 12/20/20

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The wait is over and now Kentucky knows who they will be playing in the postseason thanks to Brett McMurphy and no real thanks to the ridiculous selection process college football currently has running. Despite the weird shuffle we had last year, Kentucky finally gets the bid to Jacksonville and they’ll face a specific ACC…

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WATCH: Mark Stoops, Players Prepare for TaxSlayer Gator Bowl vs. NC State

Nick Roush 10:00pm December 20, 2020 12/20/20 Comments Disabled

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Kentucky is returning to where their historic bowl streak started, Jacksonville. Now officially the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, the Wildcats will face off against No. 23 N.C. State at noon on Jan. 2. An unusual year for college football, COVID-19 has also altered how the postseason will be played. Teams will not arrive a week early,…

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Zero Kentucky Wildcats Opt-Out of the Gator Bowl

Nick Roush 8:30pm December 20, 2020 12/20/20

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2020 was not the first year of opt-outs. Before the coronavirus forced top draft prospects to reconsider playing one more year of college football, the double-O word plagued some college football programs playing in non-New Year’s Six bowl games. The trend started by Leonard Fournette and Christian McCaffrey has never made it to Lexington. Mark…

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UK confirms they have accepted a bid to play N.C. State in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl

Zack Geoghegan 6:05pm December 20, 2020 12/20/20

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In 2020, four wins are enough to go Bowling. After early reports indicated that the Kentucky Wildcats Football Team (4-6) would take on the No. 23 N.C State Wolfpack (8-3) on Jan. 2 in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl, UK confirmed the news that they had accepted a bid to play in their fifth consecutive bowl…

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Kentucky opens as 3-point FAVORITES against No. 23 NC State

Brent Wainscott 5:00pm December 20, 2020 12/20/20

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Well, paint me blue and call me babe. Kentucky opens as field-goal favorites in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl against No. 23 NC State. The over/under is set at 52.5. kentucky -3/52.5 vs nc state a iowa -14/50.5 vs missouri both available for wagering at @CircaSports https://t.co/jVsEmPL1Ee — Matthew Metcalf (@MMpact) December 20, 2020 Kentucky is…

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