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Missouri State hires ex-Louisville football coach Bobby Petrino

The former Louisville coach will take over the program at Missouri State, the school announced Wednesday.The Springfield, Missouri-based university said it will hold a press conference Thursday morning to unveil Petrino as its 21st head football coach in its history. ...

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Quinton Bohanna returning to Kentucky football roster

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 2:44 PM EST Jan 5, 2020





























LEXINGTON - An important piece of the Kentucky football defense is set to return for the 2020 season.He is the lone starter returning from that group with seniors Calvin Taylor and T. ...

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How Indiana football finished 8-4, earned bid to 2020 Gator Bowl

31, INDIANAPOLIS – “The first one’s a tough one,” Allen says, after a 34-24 season-opening victory against Ball State.“We have established a standard of how we’re gonna play, on both sides of the football and on special teams,” Allen says. ...

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Louisville football caps improbabe turnaround in win

Read this: Louisville defeats Mississippi State in Music City Bowl, ends two-game bowl losing streak






























































Hard to put a price on that.Still, when you have a handful of playmakers with superior speed, it is possible to gain ground in a hurry. ...

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How to watch or stream Kentucky football vs. Virginia Tech

— Here is the information you need to know to watch, listen and follow along as Kentucky football takes on Virginia Tech in the 2019 Belk Bowl.That's DirecTV 206, Dish 140, U-Verse 602/1602, FiOs 70/570 and Spectrum Cable 31/506 in Louisville, 28/506 in Lexington. ...

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Louisville football defeats Mississippi State

– The Louisville football team saved its best performance of the season for its last game.All of the talk entering the game was about how a Louisville defense that gave up 517 rushing yards against Kentucky would fare against Mississippi State. ...

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ESPN college football reporter Edward Aschoff dies at 34

(AP) — ESPN college football reporter Edward Aschoff, known for his outgoing and friendly personality, dapper dress and great love of sports, has died.The sports network announced Aschoff died Tuesday after a brief illness. ...

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Louisville football to play Mississippi State

That was the last time Louisville played in a bowl game.Initial reports were that Louisville would face Tennessee, but in the middle of Satterfield's press conference it was announced that Mississippi State was the opponent. ...

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Kentucky football state championship extra special for Trinity player

But Jackson had no interest in taking a hiatus from the sport he loves as he sorted through a devastating reality.Two weeks after, he snagged an interception in a Trinity win, and on Sunday, he became a state champion as the Shamrocks defeated Male 28-6. ...

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Male football swallows loss to Trinity in Class 6A state championship

In front of them, Male coach Chris Wolfe was delivering his final message to the players after the Bulldogs lost to Trinity 28-6 on Sunday in the Class 6A state championship game.Behind them, Trinity players couldn’t — and didn't — hide their jubilation. ...

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Kentucky high school football championships: Somerset beats Mayfield

It was Mayfield's (13-2) third straight loss in the state title game.Jayden Stinson’s 11-yard touchdown pass to Tate Puckett and 2-point conversion pass to Nathan Watkins pulled Mayfield within 28-25 at the 7:07 mark. ...

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Kentucky Class 3A football state final: Belfry beats Bell County

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 10:00 PM EST Dec 6, 2019






Isaac Dixon carried 15 times for 228 yards and three touchdowns to lead the Belfry High School football team to a 30-20 victory over Bell County on Friday in the Class 3A state championship game at Kroger Field in Lexington, Kentucky.A crowd of 8,275 saw Belfry complete an 11-3 season and win its fifth state title in seven years. ...

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Ex-Louisville football player Chris Campa found dead in Florida

Friday where a 27-year-old woman was being treated for stab wounds, the Orlando Sentinel reported.The woman, whose identity was not released, reportedly directed officers to a house "she was associated with," the Orlando newspaper reported. ...

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Louisville football motivated by Kentucky loss

Instead the 45-13 loss to Kentucky, the Cardinals’ second-largest loss of the season, was an emotional one.So the message from Louisville coach Scott Satterfield was simple, “One game doesn’t define us for the season,” he said. ...

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Louisville-Kentucky football game: Universities' work more important

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Published 8:32 AM EST Dec 1, 2019










































On Saturday, our football teams met for the annual Governor’s Cup.But off the field — in research labs, communities and cities, towns and centers across Kentucky — we are joined on a more important field of battle. ...

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Joe Burrow breaks Kentucky football QB Tim Couch's SEC passing record

Not much went wrong for the Wildcats in their rivalry game against Louisville, a 45-13 stomping of the Cardinals.But possibly the most legendary UK player of all time lost a record he's held for 21 years. ...

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Kentucky high school football playoffs: KCD loses to Paintsville

For a small school, it brings people together,” KCD coach Matt Jones said.More: Schedules and matchups set for Kentucky high school football state championship games



Also: Kentucky high school football scores for Friday, Nov. ...

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Boyle County football bounces Central from Class 4A playoffs

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 11:03 PM EST Nov 29, 2019

























Will McDaniel carried 23 times for 176 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Boyle County High School football team to a 31-14 victory over visiting Central on Friday in a Class 4A state semifinal.After a scoreless first quarter, Central (8-6) got on the board first with Vernon Duncan’s 1-yard touchdown run that made it 6-0 on the first play of the second quarter. ...

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Kentucky high school football state finals 2019: Times, matchups set

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 10:29 PM EST Nov 29, 2019





























Here are the pairings for the Kentucky state football finals to be played at the University of Kentucky’s Kroger Field.6



Class A - Paintsville (11-3) vs. ...

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Kentucky high school football state semifinals picks

Louisville Courier Journal



Published 8:20 AM EST Nov 27, 2019

























Here are picks for Friday’s Kentucky high school football state semifinal games from The Courier Journal’s Jason Frakes and David Kim and WHAS-11’s Kent Spencer.Class 6A



Trinity (11-2) at North Hardin (13-0), 7:30 p. ...

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