UofL FOOTBALL | Taking a Look Back at Saturday's Governor's Cup

11/28/2016 05:48 PM

Kentucky (7-5) shocked fans inside Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium on Saturday by upsetting #11 Louisville (9-3) thanks to a 47-yard field goal from Austin MacGinnis in the closing seconds.

The Wildcats won the game 41-38.

It was the first since 2010 that UK has beaten UofL in the two schools’ rivalry game.

Kentucky quarterback Stephen Johnson was named the game’s MVP. As a result, he took home the Howard Schnellenberger Award.

cn|2 Sports’ Lyndsey Gough recapped the game along with Andrew Chernoff on the show tonight. Click here to watch their discussion and to hear from both teams’ head coaches:

Andrew Chernoff

Andrew became managing editor and sports anchor of cn|2 Sports in September 2016. Andrew, a native of Carmel, IN, is glad to be back in the Midwest. Prior to joining cn|2, Andrew spent four years in Beaumont, TX as an award-winning weekend sports anchor/reporter at KFDM/KBTV. Before his time in Texas, he attended school at Syracuse University, where he graduated in 2012 with dual majors in broadcast journalism and political science. Andrew is a huge fan of all sports, but his favorite is open-wheel racing, specifically Formula 1 and IndyCar.
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