Cobb to Have Arthroscopic Surgery

Dec. 1, 2008

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Freshman quarterback/wide receiver Randall Cobb will have arthroscopic surgery on Tuesday to repair cartilage in his left knee, Coach Rich Brooks has announced.

Cobb sustained the injury during Saturday’s game at Tennessee. His status for Kentucky’s upcoming bowl game will be determined following the surgery.

Cobb has started the last four games at quarterback. For the season, he has completed 52 of 99 passes (52.5 percent) for 542 yards and five touchdowns. He has rushed for 316 yards and seven touchdowns. At wide receiver, he has caught 21 passes for 197 yards and two touchdowns. He also is returning punts, averaging 8.4 yards per return.

Bowl Game Ticket Applications Due Dec. 7: The deadline for the University of Kentucky Athletics Ticket Office to receive advance bowl-game ticket applications from UK season-ticket holders is Sun. Dec. 7.

UK season-ticket holders have three options for filing their bowl-game applications:

  • Fax to the ticket office at 859-323-1269
  • Take to the ticket office at the Joe Craft Center (open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • On the internet at

For ticket questions, fans should call 1-800-928-CATS or (859) 257-1818.