Auburn vs Kentucky Wrap - Auburn Wins 37-34
|Auburn vs Kentucky Wrap - Auburn Wins 37-34|
Auburn got a 198-yard performance from Cameron Newton as a key part of its 37-34 victory over the Wildcats on Saturday at Commonwealth Stadium.
Auburn did not, however, defeat the Wildcats against the spread, which closed at 6 at most sportsbooks. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 58.5.
Cameron Newton completed 13 of 21 pass attempts for 210 yards for the Tigers in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Wildcats defense.
Randall Cobb rushed for 47 yards for Kentucky, while Donald Russell added 32 yards. Mike Hartline threw for 220 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers Randall Cobb and La'Rod King had 68 and 49 yards respectively.
Kentucky was outgained by Auburn 521-336 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 27-24 by the Tigers.
Auburn led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 31:46/28:14 split in that important category.
Auburn looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Arkansas. Kentucky will aim to get back on the winning track vs South Carolina.