Now ranked eighth in the latest AP college football poll, the Kentucky Wildcats play host to the Northern Illinois Huskies on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Kroger Field in Lexington. UK is 3-0 on the season. NIU is 1-2. ESPN2 has the 7 p.m. telecast. Lexington Herald-Leader sports columnist John Clay talked with Eddie Carifio of the DeKalb Daily Chronicle/Friday Night drive about Northern Illinois and Jon Hale of Kentucky.com about the Wildcats. For more UK athletics coverage visit www.kentuckysports.com.
This story was originally published September 22, 2022 4:20 PM.