PADUCAH, KY -- Kentucky's dynamic do-it-all junior Lynn Bowden Jr. announced on Monday afternoon that he would be leaving school a year early to enter into the 2020 NFL Draft.

Mississippi State is matched against Louisville in the Music City Bowl on Dec. 30 in Nashville. The Bulldogs had to win three of their last four games to become bowl eligible for a 10th straight year. Their only other Music City appearance was in 2011. Louisville features the top freshman ru…

Indiana is set to face Tennessee in the Gator Bowl in Jacksonville, Florida, on Jan. 2. The Hoosiers are enjoying one of their best seasons in decades. They've won eight games for the first time since 1993. If they beat the Volunteers, they will have nine wins for the first time since 1967. …

LSU will play Oklahoma and Ohio State will face defending national champion Clemson in the College Football Playoff. The selection committee revealed the pairings for the national semifinal. The 13-member committee chose SEC champion LSU as the top seed. The Tigers will head back to Atlanta …

Jordan Nwora scored 19 points, Malik Williams had 13 points and 11 rebounds off the bench, and No. 1 Louisville used a 17-4 second-half run to pull away from Pittsburgh for a 64-46 victory.

Check out some of Murray State's best plays of the week in this edition of the Racer Rewind.

Tennessee freshman Eric Gray rushed for 246 yards and three touchdowns, including breakaways of 56 and 94 yards, as the Volunteers trounced Vanderbilt 28-10 on Saturday to end the regular season with a five-game winning streak.

Lynn Bowden rushed for career highs of 284 yards and four touchdowns to lead Kentucky's school-record 517-yard ground performance that blew out rival Louisville 45-13 on Saturday in the Governor's Cup showdown.

ESTERO, FL -- The Murray State Racers scored just 17 points and shot just 17% from the floor in the second half in a 63-53 loss to Drake in their final game of the Gulf Coast Shootout on Wednesday.

CARBONDALE, Ill. - The SIU men's basketball team made each of its first seven 3-point field goal attempts en route to a 64-48 rout over NC Central on Tuesday night at Banterra Center. The Salukis shot 10-of-13 from the 3-point line in the first half and held a 42-28 lead at the break. 

CANCUN, Mexico (AP) _ Jaheam Cornwall scored a career-high 24 points, going 7 of 8 from 3-point range, as Gardner-Webb got past UT Martin 81-64 in the Cancun Challenge on Tuesday.

ESTERO, FL -- The Murray State Racers made runs in the second half, but could not overcome a hot shooting LaSalle Explorers team in a 75-64 loss in the first game of the Gulf Coast Showcase.

MURRAY, KY -- The Murray State Racers moved to (3-1) on the season this past week by picking up a 79-66 win over Southern Illinois.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ Micale Cunningham passed for a career-best five of six touchdowns accounted for, including a 14-yarder with 1:24 remaining to seal Louisville's 56-34 victory over Syracuse on Saturday.

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) _ Daniel Santacaterina threw a pair of touchdown passes to Zack Smith late in the game that made the difference as Southeast Missouri State rallied to beat Murray State 31-24 in a regular-season finale on Saturday.

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) _ Kobe Johnson, Adam Cofield and Trey Lance all ran for touchdowns and FCS top-ranked North Dakota State completed a perfect regular season with a 21-7 victory over Southern Illinois on Saturday.

PADUCAH, KY -- Murray State's Mitch Stewart has been relieved of his duties as head football coach for the Racers, and reassigned to a new position within the athletic department according to a school release.

Ryan McMahon made consecutive 3-pointers and Dwayne Sutton and Darius Perry had one each during a second-half surge that rallied No. 2 Louisville past USC Upstate 76-50 Wednesday night.

Jordan Bowden scored 16 points to lead four Tennessee players in double figures Wednesday night as the 20th-ranked Volunteers trounced Alabama State 76-41 for their 29th straight home victory.