Later today, the Kentucky Wildcats will find out their bowl destination for their final game of the 2019 football season.
The announcement will come after the New Year’s Six bowl selections are announced at 3 p.m. ET. on ESPN.
While we still have to wait and see the final College Football Playoff standings, all signs point to the Wildcats landing in Jacksonville for the Gator Bowl.
According to Matt Jones of KSR, Kentucky is trending for the Gator Bowl and will likely play Indiana or Iowa.
As of 9 am I am told, Kentucky is trending towards Jacksonville and the Gator Bowl
Big Ten opponent, likely Indiana or Iowa
— Matt Jones (@KySportsRadio) December 8, 2019
Jones isn’t the only person hearing Jacksonville for the Wildcats. A source tells Brett McMurphy of Stadium that the Wildcats will play Indiana in the Gator Bowl.
Stay tuned, the official announcement will be made later today.
Already some updates this AM to @Stadium projections in SEC bowls. Sources said SEC bowls will be:
Entire lineup > https://t.co/CF8Kti7F6I
— Brett McMurphy (@Brett_McMurphy) December 8, 2019