Kentucky-Florida Postgame Notes

Sept. 22, 2012

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Team Records and Series Notes

  • Kentucky is 1-3 overall, 0-1 in the Southeastern Conference. Florida is 4-0 overall, 3-0 in the SEC.
  • Florida leads the series 46-17, including 26-4 in Gainesville.
  • Kentucky returns to action on Saturday, Sept. 29, with the SEC home opener vs. South Carolina. Game time is 7 p.m. at Commonwealth Stadium and the game will be televised on ESPN or ESPN2.

Team Notes

  • Kentucky won the toss and elected to defer to the second half.
  • UK rushed the ball a season-high 32 times today.
  • The Wildcats offensive line didn’t allow a sack and totaled three sacks on defense.
  • Kentucky was shutout for the first time since Oct. 14, 2006 vs. LSU, 49-0.

Game Summary

1st Quarter Summary

  • UK-M.Newton completes a 24-yard pass to J.George at the 50.
  • UK-R.Sanders rushes for 10 yards to the UF40.
  • UK-M.Newton pass incomplete to R.Shields on 4th and 3 at the UF33
  • UF-K.Christy punts 53 yards to the UK8.
  • UF-J.Driskel rushes for 38 yards to the UK10.
  • UF-C.Sturgis made a 27-yard field goal. UF 3, UK 0 (5:18)
  • UK-J.George rushes for 12 yards to the UK37.
  • UK-R.Sanders rushes for 12 yards to the UF49.
  • UK-C.McIntosh missed a 54-yard field goal wide left.
  • UF-J.Driskel sacked by UK-A.Dupree for a loss of 6 yards at the UF40.
  • UF-J.Driskel completes a 24-yard pass to F.Hammond at the UK36.

2nd Quarter Summary

  • UF-M.Gillislee rushes for 11 yards to the UK14.
  • UF-M.Gillislee rushes for a 1-yard TD. C.Sturgis made the PAT. UF 10, UK 0 (12:04)
  • UK-M.Newton intercepted by UF-D.Saunders and returned to the UK23.
  • UF-J.Driskel intercepted by UK-M.Neloms in the end zone.
  • It was Neloms second interception of his career and this season.
  • UK-M.Newton intercepted by UF-J.Watkins and returned for a TD. C.Sturgis made the PAT. UF 17, UK 0 (8:24)
  • UK-M.Newton rushes for 24 yards to the UF36.
  • UK-C.McIntosh missed a 46-yard field goal wide right.
  • UF-J.Driskel completes a 52-yard pass to O.Hines at the UK23.
  • UF- C.Sturgis missed a 39-yard field goal. Blocked by UK-C.Okwu (2:55)
  • UF-J.Driskel completes a 19-yard TD pass to Q.Dunbar. C.Sturgis made the PAT. UF 24, UK 0 (0:44)
  • UK-M.Newton intercepted by UF-M.Taylor and returned to the UK29.
  • UF-J.Driskel was sacked by UK-T.Wyndham for a loss of one yard at the UK30.

3rd Quarter Summary

  • UF-J.Driskel completes a 12-yard pass to J.Reed at the UK46.
  • UF-J.Driskel completes an 11-yard pass to M.Gillislee at the UK35.
  • UF-J.Driskel completes a 16-yard pass to F.Hammond at the UK13.
  • UF-J.Driskel rushes for a 1- yard TD. C.Sturgis made the PAT. UF 31, UK 0 (2:50)

4th Quarter Summary

  • UF-J.Driskel was sacked by UK-A.Davis for a loss of 8 yards at the UF33.
  • UK-J.Whitlow in at QB (12:52)
  • UF-M.Jones rushes for 11 yards to the UK26
  • UF-J.Brissett rushes for a 1-yard TD. C.Sturgis made the PAT. UF 38, UK 0 (6:47)
  • UK-J.Whitlow completes a 12-yard pass to A.J.Legree at the UK35.
  • UK-D.Mobley rushes for 13 yards to the UF45.
  • UF-Ch.Johnson rushes for 17 yards to the UF42.

Individual Notes

  • Junior Tailback Jonathan George tied a season high with 52 yards rushing on 13 carries.
  • Freshman Tailback Dyshawn Mobley rushed four times for a career-high 22 yards.
  • Sophomore Linebacker Alvin “Bud” Dupree has made at least one big play (QB sack, tackle for loss, fumble caused, fumble recovery or pass breakup) in eight consecutive games. Dupree finished with eight tackles, including a sack for a six yard loss.
  • Junior TB Jonathan George, junior DT Tristian Johnson and freshman DB Cody Quinn all made their first career starts. Freshman QB Jalen Whitlow also earned his first extended action of the season. Whitlow played sparingly in the Kent State game.