Wildcats vs Gamecocks Final: 31-28 - Recap
|Wildcats vs Gamecocks Final: 31-28 - Recap|
Mike Hartline threw for 349 yards to lead the Wildcats over South Carolina 31-28 on Saturday in Week 7 action at Commonwealth Stadium.
Kentucky won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 54.5.
Donald Russell rushed for 41 yards, while Randall Cobb added 27 yards in the win. Chris Matthews and Donald Russell added 177 and 70 receiving yards respectively.
Marcus Lattimore rushed for 79 yards for South Carolina, while Brian Maddox added 13 yards. Stephen Garcia threw for 382 yards for the Gamecocks, while receivers Marcus Lattimore and Ace Sanders had 133 and 70 yards respectively.
Kentucky was outgained by South Carolina 472-401 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 21-17 by the Wildcats.
Kentucky led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 34:47/25:13 split in that important category.
Kentucky looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against Georgia. South Carolina will aim to get back on the winning track at Vanderbilt.