The Cats will honor the late C.M. Newton when they go head to head with Transylvania, Newton, a former player and athletic director for Kentucky. Newton was a head coach at Transy, Alabama, and Vanderbilt. Kentucky has gone up against Transylvania three times in John Caliari’s tenure at Kentucky. This will be the first match up with the NCAA D3 program since 2013. Transylvania went 17-9 last season under 17th year coach Brian Lane.
Kentucky played Transylvania dating all the way back to 1911, and then 2011,2012,2013, and now 2018. Overall Kentucky is 5-1 against Transylvania and 2-1 officially against Transylvania.
You can watch this game on SEC Network at 7 p.m. ET on Friday October 26th!
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