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Kentucky Wildcats and Eastern Michigan Agree to Football Series

Kentucky will play Eastern Michigan in a three-game series beginning in 2017.

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The Kentucky Wildcats have agreed to a three-game deal with the Eastern Michigan Eagles. The series will begin in 2017 and continue in 2019 and 2020, according to FBSchedules.com.

The first game of the series will be in Lexington on September 30, 2017. Kentucky will then travel to Ypsilanti, Michigan on September 7, 2019 for a return game. The Eagles will then return to Lexington for the final game of the series on September 5, 2020.

There is only one more non-conference slot remaining for the 2017 season. Kentucky will travel to Hattiesburg, Mississippi to play the Southern Miss Golden Eagles on September 2 and will host the Louisville Cardinals in Lexington on November 25.

Also in 2017, UK will have SEC home games against Florida, Missouri, Tennessee and Ole Miss. The Cats will have SEC road games against Georgia, South Carolina, Vanderbilt, and Mississippi State.