Benched Kentucky QB wishes good luck to his replacement

After starting out 4-1, Kentucky has lost five straight and fallen to 4-6 on the year. Not surprisingly, quarterback Patrick Towles has been replaced by backup Drew Barker in the starting lineup.

Towles, meanwhile, is graciously stepping aside, allowing for as smooth a transition as possible.

After the news broke he tweeted his support for his replacement. Hopefully the change is what the Wildcats need to become bowl eligible.

https://twitter.com/patty_ice14/status/666323382867263488?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw

Kentucky returns to action this Saturday against the Charlotte 49ers.

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