99  Austin MacGinnis
Austin  MacGinnis


Wedowee, Ala.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 175




Five Wildcats Named Preseason All-SEC by Phil Steele CFB

Sophomore kicker Austin MacGinnis named to first team after stellar rookie campaign


Kentucky Ranks Second on SEC Academic Honor Roll

Sixty-three Wildcats Recognized by the League


Football Closes Season With Loss at No. 22 Louisville

Boom Williams rushes for 128 yards and a pair of touchdowns; defense scores two touchdowns


Kentucky Falls at Tennessee

Blue catches six passes for 131 yards


Kentucky Falls to No. 17 Georgia

Boom Williams rushes for 100 yards; Towles is 16-31 passing for 139 yards


FB at Louisville, 112914

Kentucky falls to Louisville 44-40 in the annual Governor's Cup game between the in-state rivals


FB at Missouri, 110114

The UK football team falls to Mizzou at Faurot Field at Memorial Stadium on Saturday, November 1, 2014.


Kentucky @ Missouri

USATSI Gallery, Football -- 11/1/14


FB vs. Mississippi State, 102514

Football falls to top-ranked Mississippi State 45-31 on Saturday, October 25, 2014


FB vs. LSU, 101814

Football falls to LSU 41-3 on Saturday, October 18, 2014, at Tiger Stadium in Baton Rouge, La.

Handled the starting placekicker role in spring practice ... Made a 40-yard field goal in the Blue/White Spring Game ... The presence of senior kicker Joe Mansour enabled him to redshirt his first season.

2013 (Freshman): Redshirt season.
High School: One of the nation's top three kicker prospects according to and ... Played his senior season at Prattville (Ala.) High School under Coach Chad Anderson ... Handled punts, field goals and kickoffs for the Lions, making seven of 10 field goals, including a 50-yarder ... 76 percent of kickoffs went for touchbacks ... Named to the all-area team ... Participated for the winning National team in the Offense-Defense All-America Bowl in Houston following his senior campaign ... Played at Randolph County High School before moving to Prattville his senior season ... Converted six of nine field goals and made all of his extra points as a junior, with 81 percent touchbacks on kickoffs ... Participated in the National Underclassmen Challenge and performed well ... According to, MacGinnis "is a tremendous kicker. He has a huge leg ... kickoffs are Division-I ready right now. A great competitor that kicks well under pressure." ... Spent time with One-on-One Kicking.
Personal: Born in Sacramento, Calif. ... Son of Kevin and Becky MacGinnis ... Currently enrolled in undergraduate studies.
Austin Says ... I wear uniform number 99 because: it is the definition of kicker swag ... Other than the NFL, my dream job is: professional soccer ... My favorite part of game day is: arriving at the stadium ... My hidden talent is: wakeboarding.

2015 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium