47  Matt Ramsey
Matt Ramsey


Artemus, Ky.

High School:
Knox Central

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 205



Turned down scholarship offers from smaller schools in order to walk on at Kentucky ... Has demonstrated a strong work ethic in practice ... Impressed the coaches as a tough, hard-nosed competitor.

2007 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not see varsity action.

2006 (Freshman): Redshirted.

High School: Four-year letterman and starter for Knox Central HS ... In each of his final three seasons he rushed for more than 900 yards, tallying a career-high 1,168 yards in his junior campaign ... Notched 996 yards rushing as a senior ... Named first-team all-district for three seasons and also picked all-conference three years ... Named first-team All-Mountain by WYMT TV as a senior ... First-team All-Tri-County twice in his career ... Coached by Wayne Mills and Ralph Smith ... Lettered for three seasons in track and field, running the 110-meter hurdles and as a member of the 400- and 800-meter relay squads ... Earned all-region accolades in track.

Personal: Born in Corbin, Ky. ... Son of Bryon and Dowanna Ramsey ... Major is biology.

2015 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium