LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Mark Stoops, who has led UK to a 5-1 record this season, is one of 20 coaches named to the Paul “Bear” Bryant Coach of the Year Award watch list.
The Wildcats are currently ranked No. 14 in the country, their first national ranking since 2007. At 3-1 in the SEC, UK is just a half-game behind Florida and Georgia in the SEC East.
The Paul “Bear” Bryant Award is presented by the American Heart Assocationa.