The Wildcats emerged as the leader through 36 holes with a Brian Craig era program record of a 15-under par, 269, score during the second round of play.
Kentucky will host Missouri for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff on the SEC Network.
Big Blue Madness is October 13.
Wall becomes first Wildcat in Calipari era to be inducted
No. 7 Georgia and No. 9 TCU jumped into the top 10 of The Associated Press college football poll for the first time this season and Florida State dropped all the way out of the rankings for the first time since 2011 after starting 0-2.