Gators vs Wildcats Final: 38-0 - Recap
The battle between the Gators and Wildcats didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Kentucky was handed a 38-0 defeat on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium.
Florida was a favorite by 24 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 51.5.
Jeff Driskel completed 18 of 27 pass attempts for 203 yards for the Gators in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Wildcats defense.
Jonathan George rushed for 52 yards for Kentucky, while Raymond Sanders added 48 yards. Morgan Newton threw for 48 yards for the Wildcats, while receivers Jonathan George and La'Rod King had 24 and 13 yards respectively.
Florida outgained Kentucky 403-219 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-12 by the Gators.
The time of possession battle favored Florida as their offense was on the field for 37:41, longer than the 22:19 of their opponents.
Next game, Florida takes its act home to face LSU looking for another win. For Kentucky, they head home to face South Carolina.