UK football coaches explain how Patrick Towles won the starting QB job

08/18/2014 05:14 PM

For months on end, the biggest question mark surrounding UK football has been about the quarterback position. Who would be under center when the Cats open the season against UT Martin? Monday BBN got the answer, and the man for the job is Patrick Towles.

Heading into his third year in the program, Towles has seen all kinds of adversity, including injuries, transfer rumors, a redshirt and more. Regardless, he’s fought through it all and has been handed the reigns as Kentucky’s next starting quarterback.

Head coach Mark Stoops and offensive coordinator Neal Brown explained why Towles was their guy and how he earned his new title.


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