If you want proof that new coach Mark Stoops is generating buzz surrounding Kentucky football, look no further. Going on sale yesterday, ticket orders for the Kentucky spring game have already topped 23,000. That’s five times the announced attendance at last year’s spring game.
A fired-up Stoops took to Twitter to announce the totals.
— Mark Stoops (@UKCoachStoops) February 28, 2013
The attendance record for a UK spring game is 20,325 – that occurred back in 1987.