COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Kentucky stumbles in loss to South Carolina

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Kentucky’s second-half meltdown on the football field continued as the Wildcats fell to South Carolina, 17-14, in a game played at Williams-Brice Stadium on Saturday night.

It was the Wildcats fifth loss in six games and leaves them at 6-5 heading into the Governor’s Cup matchup at Louisville (10-1) on Saturday. Kickoff is noon.
Ray Davis rushed for 61 yards and a  while quarterback Devin Leary was 17-of-34 through the air for 171 yards and a touchdown and an interception. 

Receiver Dane Key caught four passes for 51 yards and Barion Brown caught four for 30 yards and a touchdown.

At Columbia, SC


UK (6-5)………0   7   7    0 – 14

SC (5-6)…….10   0    0   7 – 17


First Quarter

SC – Xavier Legette, 13-yard pass from Spencer Rattler (Mitch Jeter kick), 7:27

SC – Mitch Jeter, 23-yard field goal, :13

Second Quarter

UK – Barion Brown, 7-yard pass from Devin Leary (Alex Raynor kick), 10:52

Third Quarter

UK – Ray Davis, 31-yard run (Alex Raynor kick), 8:42

Fourth Quarter

SC – Xavier Legette, 17-yard pass from Spencer Rattler (Mitch Jeter kick), 7:44

PK – Brenden Anthony, 2-yard run (Keyton Looney kick), 1:51

Next up: Kentucky (6-5) at Louisville (10-1), Noon, Nov. 25.