Kentucky-LSU Postgame Notes

Oct. 1, 2011

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Tiger Stadium, Baton Rouge, La.
Attendance: 92,660

Team Records and Series Notes

  • Kentucky is 2-3 overall, 0-2 in the Southeastern Conference. LSU is 5-0, 2-0 in SEC play.
  • LSU leads the series 39-16-1, including 23-5-1 in Baton Rouge.
  • Kentucky will travel to Columbia, S.C. to face South Carolina on Saturday, Oct. 8 at 12:21 p.m. ET on the SEC Network.

UK Team Notes

  • Kentucky won the toss and elected to defer until the second half.
  • Kentucky is now 3-10 all-time in games against teams ranked No. 1 in The AP poll.
  • UK held its second straight opponent to only eight pass completions.
  • UK limited LSU to 169 passing yards in the game and has now limited its opponents to 175 passing yards or less in four of its five games, including three straight.

Game Summary

1st Quarter Summary

  • LS-J.Lee completes a 13-yard pass to LS-R.Shepard to the LSU46.
  • LS-J.Lee completes a 11-yard pass to LS-De.Peterson to the UK41.
  • LS-J.Lee completes a 37-yard pass to LS-R.Randle to the UK5.
  • LS-J.Jefferson rushes for a 1-yard TD. LSU 7, UK 0 (7:06)
  • UK-Tydlacka punted for 64 yards downed at the LSU22.

2nd Quarter Summary

  • LS-R.Shepard rushes for a 13-yard gain to the UK49.
  • LS-J.Lee completes a 51-yard TD pass to LS-O.Beckham. LSU 14, UK 0 (11:14)
  • UK-J.Clemons rushes for 11 yards to the LSU48.
  • UK-J.Clemons rushes for 17 yards to the UK37.
  • UK-M.Newton completes a 12-yard pass to UK-L,King to the UK37.
  • LS-S.Montgomery sacked UK-M.Newton for a loss of 4 at the UK33.

3rd Quarter Summary

  • UK-M.Smith in at QB
  • LS-J.Lee completes a 22-yard pass to LS-R.Randle to the UK28.
  • LS-A.Blue rushes for a 1-yard TD. LSU 21, UK 0 (8:07)
  • LS-B.Logan sacked UK-M.Smith for a loss of 4 yards.
  • LS-T.Matthew sacked & caused a fumble by UK-M.Smith for a loss of 20 yards recovered by LS-T.Matthew and returned for a 23-yard TD. LSU 28, UK 0 (4:30)
  • LS-J.Jefferson at QB
  • LS-J.Jefferson rushes for 12 yards to the LSU42.
  • LS-J.Jefferson rushes for 12 yards to the UK46.

4th Quarter Summary

  • LS-J.Lee in at QB
  • LS-J.Lee completes a 23-yard pass to LS-O.Beckham at the UK4.
  • LS-T.Magee rushes for a 1-yard TD. LSU 35, UK 0 (10:39)
  • UK-M.Newton in at QB
  • UK-M.Newton rushes for 11 yards to the UK41.
  • UK-M.Newton rushes for 14 yards to the UK31.
  • UK-M.Newton completes a 19-yard pass to L.King at the LSU9.
  • UK-M.Newton completes a 4-yard TD pass to UK-M.Roark. LSU 35, UK 7 (4:22)
  • LS-Z.Mettenberger at QB.

UK Individual Notes

  • Freshman tailback Josh Clemons had a career-high 21 carries for 69 yards.
  • Senior wide receiver Matt Roark caught his first career touchdown pass, leading UK with four catches for 19 yards receiving.
  • Senior safety Winston Guy totaled 12 tackles, including two tackles for a loss. It marked the fourth time this season and eighth time in his career he has had double-digit tackles.
  • Linebacker Danny Trevathan, the SEC’s leading tackler, led UK with 13 tackles and has double-digit tackles in 13 of the last 14 games, dating back to last season.
  • Senior linebacker Ronnie Sneed totaled a career-high 11 tackles and junior cornerback Martavius Neloms also posted double-digit tackles, tying a career high with 10.
  • Junior safety Mikie Benton totaled a career-high two pass breakups today and leads UK with five for the season.
  • UK punter Ryan Tydlacka punted 10 times for an average of 42.4 per punt and booted a season-long 64-yard punt in the first quarter. Craig McIntosh made his only PAT attempt.
  • Redshirt freshman DE Mike Douglas made his first career start.