Kentucky players react after Chance Poore’s missed goal against Florida. (Vicky Graff Photo)
By KEITH TAYLOR, Kentucky Today
LEXINGTON — Kentucky ended a 31-game losing skid to Florida last season, but starting a streak of their own against the Gators proved to be a difficult task for the Wildcats in a 29-21 setback to the ninth-ranked Gators Saturday night.
Florida (3-0, 1-0 Southeastern Conference) scored 19 unanswered — all in the fourth quarter — after its starting quarterback Feleipe Franks went down with an injury in the third frame, putting a damper on Sawyer Smith’s debut as Kentucky’s starting quarterback. The Wildcats (2-1, 0-1) suffered their first loss after wins over Toledo and Eastern Michigan to open the season. Read more... (701 words, 1 image, estimated 2:48 mins reading time)