Kentucky Rumors & News

  • Kentucky offers scholarship to 6-foot-6, 345-pound 8th grader

    Gridiron Now "In recent years, there have been numerous occasions of college football programs offering a prospect well before the time he reaches high school. But in most cases, that prospect isn’t going to be anywhere nearly as big as Kiyaunta Goodwin. On Friday, Kentucky offered Goodwin, an offensive..." July 16

  • Kroger signs deal with Kentucky for naming rights on stadium

    Lexington Herald-Leader "Commonwealth Stadium underwent a recent facelift and now it’s getting a brand new name — with the emphasis on “brand.” The home of the University of Kentucky football team will now be known as Kroger Field, per a deal struck between the university, UK Athletics and marketing partner JMI..." May 01

  • CB Shaq Wiggins: Louisville blocking transfer to 5 schools

    ESPN "Former Louisville cornerback Shaq Wiggins says he has a solid list of schools he's considering as a graduate transfer, but his release from the Cardinals comes with restrictions. Wiggins told ESPN on Thursday that Louisville coach Bobby Petrino restricted him from transferring to Kentucky,..." April 07

  • Kentucky WR Jeff Badet announces decision to transfer to Oklahoma

    SEC Country "Kentucky’s leading receiver from last season, Jeff Badet, has settled on a new college football program. Badet announced Tuesday that he would be playing football at Oklahoma next season. As a graduate transfer, he will be eligible to play immediately. At Oklahoma, Badet will play for Bob..." March 28