Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

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September 1, 2013

Cats can't best Western

Battle between first-year coaches goes way of Petrino as Hilltoppers trump Cats again

(Continued)

NASHVILLE, TENN. —

W. KENTUCKY 35, KENTUCKY 26

Kentucky    3    14    0    9    —    26

W. Kentucky    7    14    7    7    —    35

First Quarter

WKen—Simpson 3 run (Schwettman kick), 10:53.

Ky—FG Mansour 22, 4:35.

Second Quarter

WKen—Andrews 3 run (Schwettman kick), 14:21.

Ky—Whitlow 19 run (Mansour kick), 12:47.

WKen—Simpson 3 run (Schwettman kick), 7:46.

Ky—George 5 run (Mansour kick), 3:55.

Third Quarter

WKen—Henry 9 pass from Doughty (Schwettman kick), 1:50.

Fourth Quarter

WKen—L.Allen 14 run (Schwettman kick), 13:32.

Ky—FG Mansour 30, 9:52.

Ky—D.Robinson 34 pass from M.Smith (kick failed), 1:37.

A—47,623.

    Ky    WKen

First downs    15    22

Rushes-yards    32-216    41-216

Passing    203    271

Comp-Att-Int    18-28-0    27-34-0

Return Yards    54    17

Punts-Avg.    6-39.5    5-43.2

Fumbles-Lost    2-1    3-2

Penalties-Yards    10-69    5-35

Time of Possession    24:58    35:02

INDIVIDUAL STATISTICS

RUSHING—Kentucky, Sanders 14-98, Whitlow 7-75, Timmons 1-33, George 7-12, Kemp 1-9, M.Smith 2-(minus 11). W. Kentucky, Andrews 20-99, L.Allen 10-92, Simpson 8-34, Team 2-(minus 4), Doughty 1-(minus 5).

PASSING—Kentucky, Whitlow 10-15-0-78, M.Smith 8-13-0-125. W. Kentucky, Doughty 27-34-0-271.

RECEIVING—Kentucky, D.Robinson 5-69, Kendrick 3-56, Blue 3-25, Sanders 3-17, Legree 1-18, Borden 1-13, Timmons 1-6, Montgomery 1-(minus 1). W. Kentucky, Henry 6-65, McNeal 6-57, Taylor 4-23, Higbee 3-41, Andrews 3-37, Norris 2-28, German 2-15, L.Allen 1-5.

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