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October 21, 2020

JuTahn McClain Grateful for Early Opportunity

Nick Roush 6:00pm October 21, 2020 10/21/20

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Kentucky’s 2020 football recruiting class is one of the most talented groups of individuals ever assembled at UK. A group ranked in the top 25 nationally that featured five-star defensive lineman Justin Rogers, four-star quarterback Beau Allen and four-star receiver Michael Drennen, the first number called was actually from a three-star prospect, running back JuTahn…

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October 6, 2020

Gran on JuTahn McClain and Travis Tisdale: “I’m excited about those two youngins”

Jack Pilgrim 8:00pm October 6, 2020 10/6/20

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Monday afternoon, UK head coach Mark Stoops broke the news that redshirt sophomore running back Kavosiey Smoke would miss the next several weeks with a rib injury, leaving the Wildcats with just AJ Rose and Chris Rodriguez in their stable of core rotation backs. With UK missing one piece of its three-headed monster in the…

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September 1, 2020

Eddie Gran Shares Uncharacteristic Effusive Praise for JuTahn McClain

Nick Roush 7:30pm September 1, 2020 9/1/20

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In five years Eddie Gran has spoke highly of plenty of Wildcats. In less than a year on campus, JuTahn McClain might be receiving more praise than any of his predecessors. “JuTahn who?”  A name few probably circled when he enrolled early this spring, it was not for lack of ability. In three years a…

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March 11, 2020

Wildcat Running Backs Then and Now

Freddie Maggard 5:00pm March 11, 2020 3/11/20

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Benny Snell Jr. left Kentucky for the Pittsburgh Steelers as the program’s all-time leader in rush-yards (3,873) and touchdowns (48). Considered the best running back in school history, Snell was preceded by a collection of rushers whose status has remained unprecedented and rarely discussed. Kentucky had a string of six running backs selected in the…

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March 10, 2020

Freshman running back JuTahn McClain “is not afraid of anything”

Nick Roush 4:00pm March 10, 2020 3/10/20

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In Kentucky’s crowded running back room, one newcomer has already made an outstanding first impression. Offensive coordinator and running backs coach Eddie Gran is always quick to pump the brakes on lofty expectations. He has made an exception for JuTahn McClain. “Whoa, I’m gonna tell you something: I’m impressed with that young man,” Gran said…

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December 12, 2019

Player Preview: JuTahn McClain

Adam Luckett 3:30pm December 12, 2019 12/12/19 Comments Disabled

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We stay on the offensive side of the football to continue our profiles of the 2020 recruiting class and next up is a quick, slashing back from just north of Cincinnati. JuTahn McClain rushed for 1,947 yards during his senior season and is bringing a different element to UK’s backfield. To bolster the position, Kentucky…

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November 2, 2019

Friday Night Lights: UK Coaches Watch Beau Allen, Izayah Cummings ‘100 Percent Committed’ to UK

Nick Roush 2:00pm November 2, 2019 11/2/19

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The final Friday of regular season action in Kentucky high school football pitted rivals against one another across the state. One matchup put all of Lexington’s top football recruits on the same field. Mark Stoops and Eddie Gran were on hand to watch Beau Allen’s Lexington Catholic team host an unbeaten Frederick Douglass team that…

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June 8, 2019

YAHTZEE! Four-star running back JuTahn McClain commits to KENTUCKY

Jack Pilgrim 11:00pm June 8, 2019 6/8/19

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How about a Yahtzee to close out your Saturday evening? 2020 four-star running back JuTahn McClain announced this evening that he would be committing to the University of Kentucky. “First off I would like to thank God for blessing me with the talent and opportunity to wake up everyday and play this game of football,”…

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