Former UK player Nate Northington, who was a pioneer in integrating the SEC, autographed a ball for a fan during UK Football Fan Day inside Nutter Field House in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, August 6, 2016.
Former UK player Nate Northington, who was a pioneer in integrating the SEC, autographed a ball for a fan during UK Football Fan Day inside Nutter Field House in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, August 6, 2016. Matt Goins
Former UK player Nate Northington, who was a pioneer in integrating the SEC, autographed a ball for a fan during UK Football Fan Day inside Nutter Field House in Lexington, Ky., Saturday, August 6, 2016. Matt Goins

UK to unveil statue Thursday to honor school’s first black football players

September 21, 2016 12:17 PM