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Mark Stoops would “love to play” Reese Phillips Saturday

By LARRY VAUGHT Kentucky coach Mark Stoops won’t guarantee that redshirt freshman quarterback Reese Phillips will play Saturday, but he said Monday he hopes to play Phillips. Phillips and true freshman Drew Barker, who UK hopes to redshirt, are listed as the backup to Patrick Towles. “We’ll get into that honestly as we get through …

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Photos from UK Football open practice Monday

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Father proud of the endurance and commitment Patrick Towles showed to become No. 1

By LARRY VAUGHT Terry Towles got a text from his son, Kentucky sophomore quarterback Patrick Towles telling him that his grandfather would be “partying in heaven” Monday. Terry Towles knew that could mean only one thing — Patrick Towles was going to be UK’s starting quarterback. Kentucky coach Mark Stoops confirmed that on Twitter a …

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Mark Stoops not ready to name a backup quarterback yet

By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — Now that Kentucky has named Patrick Towles the starting quarterback for the season-opening game Aug. 30 against UT-Martin, the next quarterback question is who will be the backup. True freshman Drew Barker and redshirt freshman Reese Phillips drew praise from both coach Mark Stoops and offensive coordinator Neal Brown Monday …

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Mark Stoops most proud of way QB Patrick Towles went to work to become starter

By LARRY VAUGHT LEXINGTON — After coach Mark Stoops and offensive coordinator analyzed data going back to Kentucky’s winter workouts and through Saturday’s scrimmage, they came to the conclusion that sophomore Patrick Towles should be the starting quarterback. Stoops announced the decision on Twitter before Monday’s open practice not long after he had messed with …

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Patrick Towles realized sulking did not help, so he went to work to improve and did

By MIKE MARSEE, Advocate-Messenger It didn’t take Patrick Towles long last summer to realize he had two choices. So he tried them both. Facing the likelihood that he would be redshirted after finishing third in Kentucky’s quarterback battle a year ago, Towles weighed his options. He knew he probably wasn’t going to play, but he …

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Photos from the UK Football open practice Tuesday

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QB Reese Phillips does often feel overlooked by media but he knows he can play

By LARRY VAUGHT Often redshirt freshman quarterback Reese Phillips will emerge from a meeting with Kentucky offensive coordinator Neal Brown feeling good about the way he’s playing. Then he’ll see and read media reports about how the competition to be UK’s starter is between sophomore Patrick Towles and freshman Drew Barker, both in-sate players. So …

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