Mark Stoops didn’t hold back about Kentucky’s 45-42 loss to Tennessee in a back-and-forth game where the teams combined for more than 1,000 yards.

The Wildcats took the lead at 21-14, but their defense couldn’t slow down Tennessee and Hendon Hooker, who passed for 316 yards and 4 touchdowns.

Here’s a sampling of what Stoops told the media: