Buccaneers Fall 49-21 Against Kentucky - Game Recap
Donald Russell scampered through the Charleston Southern defense for 110 yards as Kentucky handed the Buccaneers a 49-21 defeat on Saturday at Commonwealth Stadium.
The Wildcats earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 47-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 65.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Mike Hartline completed 15 of 24 pass attempts for 272 yards for the Wildcats in the win. He was picked off 1 time by the Buccaneers defense.
Malcom Dixon rushed for 96 yards for Charleston Southern, while DeMarcus Moon added 42 yards. Andrew Trudnowski threw for 84 yards for the Buccaneers, while receivers Gerald Stevenson and Deon Lee had 68 and 38 yards respectively.
Charleston Southern was outgained by Kentucky 502-269 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 20-15 by the Wildcats.
Charleston Southern led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 40:00/20:00 split in that important category.