Gamecocks cruise past Kentucky
Blake Mitchell passed for 277 yards, threw two touchdown passes and ran into the end zone once to lead the South Carolina Gamecocks to a 44-16 win over the Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday.
The Gamecocks were listed as 10.5-point home favorites and easily covered the spread on this day. The game’s combined 60 points went OVER the posted total (52).
Sidney Rice had 125 yards receiving and two touchdowns, while Daccus Turman and Syvelle Newton had a rushing touchdown each for South Carolina. Ko Simpeson recovered a fumble and returned it 21 yards for a TD in the victory.
Rafael Little ran for a 120 yards and a TD on 28 carries and Arliss Beach added rushing touchdown for in the loss for the Wildcats.