Seiber made a 25-yard FG to extend the Wildcat lead; Kentucky 20-14
Middle Tennessee's Alex Suber blocked UK's Lones
Seiber's 33-yard FG attempt with 0:20 left in the game. It
was picked up by Middle Tennessee's Ted Riley and returned to the Middle
Tennessee 48-yard line.
On a final play Hail Mary attempt, Middle Tennessee's Eldred King caught
a Joe Craddock pass off a tip and was tackled by UK's Robbie
McAtee at the Kentucky 1-yard line.
UK Individual Notes
Hartline completed 28 of 47 passes for 254 yards and two touchdowns,
all career highs.
Drake caught four passes for 82 yards, both career highs.
Dicky Lyons caught a career-high 12 passes for 79 yards. The last
time a UK player caught 10 or more passes was Rafael Little with 11 catches
vs. Tennessee last season. Lyons' previous high was eight twice.
Lyons now ranks eighth on the career receptions list (127), fifth on the
career receiving yards list (1,643) and tied for fourth on the career receiving
TD list (17).
Lyons has caught at least two passes in 24 consecutive games
Lindley broke up one pass against Middle Tennessee to increase his
total to 26 career breakups, one shy of the school record of 27 held by
Kelley had 7 tackles against Middle Tennessee, eclipsing the 200-tackle
career mark with 204 over his four years.
Johnson tied his career high with nine tackles in just the first half.
UK's leading tackler of the night left the game with an ankle injury late
in the first half.
Kelley has made at least three tackles in 15 consecutive games.
Senior cornerback Robbie
McAtee earned his first collegiate start. McAtee recovered a
fumble to set up UK's first touchdown, then made the game-saving tackle
on the final play of the game.
Locke earned his first career receiving TD on a 6-yard reception in
the 4th quarter.
Masthay, the SEC leader in touchbacks, has 12 touchbacks on the season
after two touchbacks against Middle Tennessee.
Dixon rushed for 28 yards on 11 carries. He now has 1,029 career
rushing yards. With the yardage, Dixon passed Terry Samuels (1,012) and
Tom Fillion (1,017) to move into 28th on UK's all-time rushing list.
McClinton intercepted Middle Tennessee's Joe Craddock in the fourth
quarter and returned the ball 20 yards. The pick is his second of the season
and eighth of his career.