Bowden named to AP All-Bowl team

Kentucky quarterback Lynn Bowden Jr. (1) breaks free for a 25-yard touchdown run against Virginia Tech in the first half of the Belk Bowl NCAA college football game in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky’s Mr. Do-it-all, Lynn Bowden, Jr., was named to the Associated Press All-Bowl Team, it was announced on Friday.

Bowden led UK to a 37-30 win over Virginia Tech in the Belk Bowl, rushing for 233 yards and two scores, before throwing the game-winning touchdown pass with 15 seconds remaining.

ESPN reported Bowden’s 233 yards rushing is an all-time bowl record for quarterbacks.

Bowden was selected as an all-purpose player.

The Youngstown, Ohio native has already declared for the NFL Draft.

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