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Kentucky fans can bleed blue to save lives, beat Tennessee and relieve blood shortage

The Cats beat the Vols on the field this season; now it’s time for UK fans to roll up their sleeves and use their lifesaving powers to help Kentucky beat Tennessee in the 33rd annual Big Blue Crush blood drive event. Crush 2020 Shirt Last year, Kentucky Blood Center and Kentucky fans claimed victory over Tennessee fans and Medic Regional Blood Center after a disappointing 2018 loss. During a year...

Stoops takes responsibility for loss to Vols as Cats prep for final home game: ‘We need to do better’

By Keith Taylor Kentucky Today Mark Stoops didn’t like what he saw in a 24-7 loss to Tennessee last weekend in Knoxville. He wasn’t much happier after breaking down his team’s second consecutive setback to close out the Southeastern Conference schedule. 
As he did following the Wildcats’ 17th consecutive setback at Neyland Stadium, Stoops pinned the loss on himself for not having his team...