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Kentucky Wildcats Football History, Records and Database

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Mark Stoops
Head Coach
First Year: 2013
School: Kentucky
Nickname: Wildcats
Current Conference: SEC
Former Conference(s): SIAA,  Southern Conference
Location: Lexington, Kentucky
First year of football: 1881

STADIUM

Name: Kroger
Year built: 1973
Capacity: 67,942
Playing Surface: Artificial Turf
Kroger Field

KENTUCKY CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPION(S)CONFERENCE
1976Georgia, KentuckySEC
1950KentuckySEC

KENTUCKY YEAR BY YEAR SCHEDULES AND SCORES


Kentucky Football Schedules & Scores 1915-2019
1890s1900s1910s1920s1930s1940s1950s
1960s1970s1980s1990s2000s2010s
Kentucky Wildcats Football Database

KENTUCKY BOWL RECORD

SCHOOLWINSLOSSESTIESTOTAL PLAYEDWIN %
Kentucky1090190.526

KENTUCKY BOWL HISTORY

BOWLDATEWINNERPOINTSLOSERPOINTS
Belk31-Dec-19Kentucky37Virginia Tech30
Citrus01-Jan-19Kentucky27Penn State24
Music City29-Dec-17Northwestern24Kentucky23
Gator31-Dec-16Georgia Tech33Kentucky18
Birmingham08-Jan-11Pittsburgh27Kentucky10
Music City27-Dec-09Clemson21Kentucky13
Liberty02-Jan-09Kentucky25East Carolina19
Music City31-Dec-07Kentucky35Florida State28
Music City29-Dec-06Kentucky28Clemson20
Music City29-Dec-99Syracuse20Kentucky13
Outback01-Jan-99Penn State26Kentucky14
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl31-Dec-93Clemson14Kentucky13
All-American29-Dec-84Kentucky20Wisconsin19
All-American22-Dec-83West Virginia20Kentucky16
Chick-Fil-A-Bowl31-Dec-76Kentucky21North Carolina0
Cotton01-Jan-52Kentucky20TCU7
Sugar01-Jan-51Kentucky13Oklahoma7
Orange02-Jan-50Santa Clara21Kentucky13
Great Lakes06-Dec-47Kentucky24Villanova14

KENTUCKY AP FINISHES

YEARRANKINGTEAM
194911Kentucky
19507Kentucky
195115Kentucky
195220Kentucky
195316Kentucky
197618Kentucky
19776Kentucky
198419Kentucky
201812Kentucky

KENTUCKY NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

YearCHAMPIONS
1950Kentucky: Sagarin*
Oklahoma: AP, Berryman, Helms, Litkenhous, UPI, Williamson
Princeton: Boand, Poling
Tennessee: Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)*

KENTUCKY HEAD COACHES

Year(s)CoachYearsGamesWinLossTieWin %School
1881-1891Unknown241300.250Kentucky
1890-1890No Team111001.000Kentucky
1892-1892Professor A.M. Miller172410.286Kentucky
1893-1893John A. Thompson185210.625Kentucky
1894-1894W.P. Finney175200.714Kentucky
1895-1895Charles B. Mason194500.444Kentucky
1896-1896Dudley Short193600.333Kentucky
1897-1897Lyman B. Eaton162400.333Kentucky
1898-1899W.R. Bass21612220.750Kentucky
1900-1901W.H. Kiler21971110.368Kentucky
1902-1902E.W. McLeod193510.333Kentucky
1903-1903Charles A. "Jack" Wright187100.875Kentucky
1904-1905F.E. Schact22015500.750Kentucky
1906-1908J. White Guyn32517710.680Kentucky
1911-1911P.P. Douglass1107300.700Kentucky
1909-1912Edwin R. Sweetland32823500.821Kentucky
1913-1914Alpha Brumage21611500.688Kentucky
1915-1916John J. Tigert21510230.667Kentucky
1917-1917S.A. Boles193510.333Kentucky
1918-1919Thomas A. "Andy" Gill2115510.455Kentucky
1920-1922William J. "Bill" Juneau325131020.520Kentucky
1923-1923John J. "Jack" Winn194320.444Kentucky
1924-1926Frederick James "Fred" Murphy327121410.444Kentucky
1927-1933Harry G. Gamage762322550.516Kentucky
1934-1937Chet A. Wynne439201900.513Kentucky
1938-1944A.D. Kirwan656242840.429Kentucky
1945-1945Bernie Shively1102800.200Kentucky
1946-1953Paul W. "Bear" Bryant888602350.682Kentucky
1954-1961Blanton Collier880413630.513Kentucky
1962-1968Charlie Bradshaw770254140.357Kentucky
1969-1972John Ray443103300.233Kentucky
1973-1981Fran Curci9100475120.470Kentucky
1982-1989Jerry Claiborne890414630.456Kentucky
1990-1996Bill Curry778265200.333Kentucky
1997-2000Hal Clay Mumme446202600.435Kentucky
2001-2002Guy Morriss22391400.391Kentucky
2003-2009Rich Brooks786394700.453Kentucky
2010-2012Joker Phillips337132400.351Kentucky
2013-PRESMark Stoops788444400.500Kentucky

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