Top 25 Roundup: Florida Loses Franks, Rallies Past Kentucky

www.oann.com | 9/14/2019 | Staff
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No. 9 Florida, with backup quarterback Kyle Trask under center, scored three fourth-quarter touchdowns to rally for a 29-21 victory over Kentucky on Saturday night in their SEC matchup in Lexington, Ky.

Trask, who entered the game after third-year starter Feleipe Franks dislocated his ankle and was carted off, completed 9 of 13 passes for 126 yards. He also rushed 4 yards for the go-ahead touchdown with 4:11 remaining.

Lamical - Perine - Florida - Deficit - Game

Running back Lamical Perine cut Florida’s deficit to 21-16 with 12:41 remaining in the game when he scored on an 8-yard run, capping a six-play, 62-yard drive that required just 2:15. Trask put the Gators (3-0) up for good eight minutes later.

Kentucky (2-1), which dominated the first three quarters, had a chance to retake the lead late when the Wildcats marched 58 yards to set up a 35-yard field-goal attempt with 33 seconds remaining. But Chance Poore’s kick sailed wide right, and Josh Hammond put the game away with a 76-yard rushing touchdown.

Sophomore - Quarterback - Trevor - Lawrence - Touchdowns

Sophomore quarterback Trevor Lawrence passed for three touchdowns and ran for a fourth as the Tigers extended the nation’s longest active winning streak to 18 games with a victory over the Orange at the Carrier Dome.

Despite being intercepted twice, Lawrence completed 22 of 39 passes for a career-high 395 yards, hitting Amari Rodgers for touchdowns of 16 and 87 yards.

Clemson - ACC - ACC - Game - Setback

Clemson (3-0, 2-0 ACC) has not lost an ACC game since a 27-24 setback against Syracuse at the Carrier Dome on Oct. 13, 2017. The Tigers’ 18-game winning streak is the longest in school history and the second-longest by an ACC member.

Junior quarterback Tua Tagovailoa threw for five touchdowns as the Crimson Tide shook off the Gamecocks in the second half for in their Southeastern Conference opener in Columbia, S.C.

Quarter - Time - Season - Tagovailoa

Playing in the fourth quarter for the first time this season, Tagovailoa completed...
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