Kentucky is 4-3 on the season. The University of Louisiana at Monroe
Kentucky leads the series, 3-1. UK has won three straight.
Next for Kentucky: the Wildcats have Homecoming against Mississippi State
on Oct. 31 at 7 p.m. The game will be televised by selected regional
channels on the Fox Sports Network.
UK Team Notes
Kentucky has won 17 consecutive non-conference games, tying the school-record
streak previously set from 1954-60.
Kentucky's 28 first half points were the most since scoring 28 points in
the opening half vs. Florida Atlantic, Sept. 29, 2007.
The last time Kentucky blocked a PAT was also by Matt Roark vs. East Carolina,
Jan. 2, 2009
UK scored the most points since posting 42 against Miami in the season
T he last time Kentucky recorded a safety was versus Florida, Oct. 25,
Kentucky was perfect on fourth down conversions going 2-of-2. UK is 10
of 13 on the year.
Recorded three interceptions in a game for the first time since the 2008
season opener at Louisville.
Kentucky was 2-of-2 on red zone conversions in the game. UK has converted
19-of-23 (82.6 percent) this season for 121 points (16 touchdowns, three
field goals, one blocked FG, two loss on downs and one end of half).
Five UK defenders posted a total of seven team tackles for a loss in the
game, a season high.
1st Quarter Summary
UK's John Conner rushed for 37 yards to the ULM 1 yard line. (11:42)
It was the longest rush of Conner's career.
UK's John Conner rushed for a 1-yard TD (11:04); UK 7, ULM 0
It was Conner second rushing TD of the season and fourth of his career.
UK's Randall Cobb returned a punt 73 yards for the TD (9:18); UK
14, ULM 0
It was Cobb's first punt return for a TD in his career
ULM's Nate Brown intercepted UK's Morgan Newton at the UK 42-yard line
It was the first interception of Newton's career.
ULM's field goal attempt failed at the UK 10-yard line.
UK's Matt Lentz intercepted ULM's Cody Wells and returned it 23 yards
to the UK 36. The interception is the second of Lentz's career.
UK's Ashton Cobb intercepted ULM's Cody Wells and returned it 3 yards
to the ULM 38.
UK Individual Notes
Randall Cobb's 1 st quarter punt return for a TD was the first for UK since
Rafael Little's 84-yard return vs. ULM on Nov. 18, 2006
Cobb has scored at least one touchdown in 10 of 18 career games and eight
of the last 10.
Randall Cobb led the team with 152 all-purpose yards with 27 yards receiving,
41 yards rushing and 84 yards on punt returns.
La'Rod King hauled in his first career reception good for eight yards and
a first down.
John Conner scored a TD both rushing and receiving which was the second
time this season a UK player accomplished this feat. Randall Cobb pulled
off the combo earlier vs. South Carolina.
Conner's 46 yards rushing was a career high.
Derrick Locke gained 36 yards on 10 carries to increase his career total
to 1, 319 yards and move into 20 th on UK's all-time rushing list. He needs
52 yards to overtake Alfred Rawls (1988-9) for 19 th overall.
Alfonso Smith gained 14 yards on four carries to increase his career total
to 867 yards, only 133 shy of the 1,000-yard mark.
Corey Peters recorded the only UK sack of the evening to increase his team
lead to four on the season.