It didn't take long for current players, former Wildcats, commitments and recruits to respond to Kentucky's hiring of Florida State defensive coordinator Mark Stoops Tuesday afternoon.
Reaction from current and former players, commits and recruits has been universally positive.
@jmansour24 Mark Stoops, welcome to the University of Kentucky..#BBN
@Bud_Dupree2: We welcome Mark Stoops as our head coach to the #BBN
@PatGraffree52: It's official! Mark Stoops is my new coach, ready to go to work. #BBN get behind this football team.
@CQ_16 #BBN welcome our new head coach Mark Stoops & his staff !
@YaBoiC2 Congrats to coach stoop. Lets get back on track
@BigBlueKick12 I know it's been said a million times by now, but I'm so happy to see everyone so excited about getting Coach Stoops. Welcome Coach!!
@timcouchtv: Wanna welcome Mark Stoops to #bbn!! I think he is a great hire, let's all support him and his vision for our program!
@JacobTamme Here we go, Mark Stoops. Welcome to #BBN
UK commit and Tallahassee (Fla.) Godby running back Khalid Thomas
@JstCallMeYngWiz Mark Stoops is goin to be my coach
Cincinnati (Ohio) LaSalle DB Jaleel Hytchye
@TheRealLeel_9 waking up to find out that Kentucky hired florida state defensive coordinator.......hmmmm interesting ;)