Gonzalez Honored by SEC

Oct. 26, 2009

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Center Jorge Gonzalez has been named the Southeastern Conference Offensive Lineman of the Week, the league office announced Monday.

Gonzalez was honored for his performance in Kentucky's 36-13 win over the University of Louisiana at Monroe. Gonzalez graded at 86 percent for the game and did not allow a quarterback sack. Kentucky accumulated 330 yards total offense in the game, averaging 6.3 yards per play. The Wildcats also rushed for 185 yards, the second-most allowed this season by ULM.

Gonzalez, a senior from Tampa, Fla., is the fifth Wildcat this season to receive an SEC Player of the Week award.

“Blackout” for Mississippi State Game: With the Mississippi State game occurring on Halloween, fans are encouraged to wear black clothing to Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday.

Tickets Available: Tickets are available for each of Kentucky's remaining three home games. However, less than 500 tickets are available for the game against Tennessee. Fewer than 1,000 remain for the Eastern Kentucky game.

  • Mississippi State (Homecoming), Oct. 31, 7 p.m., $40 each
  • Eastern Kentucky, Nov. 7, 1 p.m. $35 each
  • Tennessee, Nov. 28, time TBA, $40 each

Tickets may be purchased in-person at the Joe Craft Center Athletics Ticket Office, weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., on the phone by calling 800-928-2287, or via the Internet at ukathletics.com or ticketmaster.com.

The available seats are unused tickets from the visiting team allotment. Kentucky sold out of all available season tickets this season.

“Cat Walk” Set for 4:45: Fans wishing to participate in the “Cat Walk,” cheering the Wildcats when they enter Commonwealth Stadium on Saturday, should be at Gate One of the stadium at 4:45 p.m.