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Evan McKissack - Football - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • title Graduate Assistant / Offense
  • Currently in his third season at Kentucky, working closely with Coach John Schlarman and the offensive line
  • Earned a degree in math education from Troy University in 2014, graduating magna cum laude
  • Played center at Troy (2010-13) under current offensive line coach John Schlarman
  • Earned second-team All-Sun Belt honors in 2013 after helping lead Troy to a top-10 national ranking in total offense
  • Member of the 2010 Sun Belt Conference Championship team who advanced to the New Orleans Bowl and defeated Ohio, 48-21
  • Currently working on a master’s degree in sport leadership from UK
  • Native of Birmingham, Ala.
  • Played four seasons at Hoover High School, helping the Buccaneers to three straight Alabama 6A State Championship Game appearances
  • Starting center as a junior and senior
  • Honorable mention all-state
  • First team all-area, all-metro and all-region
  • Member of the wrestling team and participated in track and field in discus and shot put
  • Won a wrestling state championship
  • Son of Jill and Steven McKissack
  • Dad, Steven, played football at West Point
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