Kentucky will hire former Arkansas wide receivers coach Michael Smith to the same position. Smith, who is a native of New Orleans, coached at Arkansas from 2013-17. He played at Kansas State and then coached his alma mater for two separate stints. Smith has also coached at Arizona, where he worked with Kentucky coach Mark Stoops, along with one season as running backs coach at Rice.
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