Cats play tough but fall to Florida 26-7

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Andre Woodson completed 26 of 38 passes for 208 yards, a touchdown and no interceptions, but it was not enough, as the Cats fell to the Gators for the 20th consecutive time.

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Andre Woodson completed 26 of 38 passes for 208 yards, a touchdown and no interceptions, but it was not enough, as the Cats fell to the Gators for the 20th consecutive time.

Florida's Chris Leak threw two touchdown passes, DeShawn Wynn rushed for over 100-yards as Gators defeated the Wildcats 26-7 Saturday night.

The Wildcats made it a game early, however. The Wildcats led the Gators (4-0, 2-0) 7-6 with less than two minutes to play in the first half. Florida then drove 78-yards for a score that gave them the lead for good.

The Wildcats (2-2, 1-1) moved the ball well in the first half against Florida's defense. The Cats advanced into Florida territory on their first five possessions but managed only a single touchdown, a 1-yard pass from Andre' Woodson to Maurice Grinter with 1:59 remaining.

Kentucky returns to action next week against Central Michigan in Commonwealth Stadium. The Chippewas are 2-2 after beating Eastern Michigan today, 24-17 in overtime. Quarterback Brian Brunner completed 20-29 passes for 214 yards. Receiver Bryan Anderson caught eight passes for 125 yards.


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