Kentucky and Northwestern set to face off in Music City Bowl

Pat Fitzgerald leads the Wildcats onto the field. Northwestern will face Kentucky in the Music City Bowl on Dec. 29

The Music City Bowl is Friday, December 29, 2017 at Nissan Field in Nashville, Tennessee. They have won twice in bowl games while Fitzgerald has headed up the program, with wins in the 2012 Gator Bowl and last year's Pinstripe Bowl, which was played at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. The Wildcats started 6-2 after a win vs. Tennessee but finished the season on a 1-3 stretch.

The Kentucky Wildcats are going bowing for the second year in a row.

Kentucky will enter the game on a bit of a late-season collapse.

Northwestern: First Music City Bowl appearance and 14th bowl berth overall.

The Cats have gone bowling to end three straight seasons. The Big Blue Nation has made Nashville a second home for us and fan support is going to be so important as our team works for its eighth win. Ticket requests will be filled based on availability.

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Kentucky's bowl destination is set.

This marks the seventeenth time Kentucky will participate in a Bowl game and the fifth time it will be the Music City Bowl, the most of any team in the history of the bowl. The Wildcats also went 4-4 in SEC, giving them a.500 record in conference play in back-to-back seasons for the first time since 1998-99.

United Kingdom is led on offense by sophomore running back Benny Snell Jr., who ended the regular season leading the SEC in rushing yards with 1,318.

Northwestern ended their regular season 9-3 and 7-2 in the Big Ten. Pat Fitzgerald, the head coach of Northwestern, has led the Wildcats to three straight bowl games and eight during tenure. Jackson and 1999 Heisman Trophy victor Ron Dayne of Wisconsin are the only Big Ten players ever to rush for 1,000 yards in four straight seasons.

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