Is Southern Miss really that much better than Kentucky?

08/11/2016 05:38 PM

Yesterday, CBS sports released their preseason rankings of the top 128 college football teams. UK was ranked 74th overall and their first opponent, Southern Miss, was ranked 40 spots higher at 34. The Golden Eagles are returning a lot of key players on both offense and defense, but should they really be ranked that much higher than UK? We discussed.

Clayton Abernathy

Clayton Abernathy is the producer for KSTV. A recent graduate from the University of Kentucky with a degree in journalism, Clayton covered UK sports throughout his four year college career for various radio and television stations, including an internship with KSTV last summer. He is passionate about UK sports, and loves to apply that passion to his work every day. He loves to eat, run, explore nature, jam with his buddies, and play basketball and golf on the weekends. You can follow Clayton on Twitter @Abernathy_cn2.

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