LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky running back Rafael Little has
shown little progress in recovering from a deep thigh bruise and
his status for Saturday's game against No. 1 Louisiana State
remains undetermined, Kentucky coach Rich Brooks said Thursday.
"He's still very questionable," Brooks said, placing Little in
the same category as starting outside linebacker Johnny Williams.
"We've got 48 hours. We'll just have to wait and see if they make
any significant progress."
Brooks said Little's injury is particularly nagging to a running
"With a thigh bruise you get bleeding, you get swelling and it
restricts your movement with your knee," Brooks said. "That's a
problem. He does not have full function of the knee at this
With Little's status up in the air, Brooks said wide receivers
Keenan Burton, Dicky Lyons Jr. and DeMoreo Ford likely will return
kick-offs and punts.
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