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    Kentucky Blasts Alabama State, 48-14

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    By Tim Letcher
    SEC Digital Network

    Jalen Whitlow passed for two touchdowns and rushed for two more as the Kentucky Wildcats picked up their second win of the year, thumping Alabama State 48-14.

    Whitlow scored on Kentucky's second snap of the game, rolling 88 yards for a touchdown. After Alabama State tied the game at 7-7, Kentucky scored 41 straight points to blow the game wide open.

    Jojo Kemp had a seven-yard scoring run, and Steven Borden caught his first career touchdown pass in the game.

    Statistical Leaders

    Alabama State


    Passing - Daniel Duhart, 8-23, 97 yards, 1 TD

    Rushing - Isaiah Crowell, 12 carries, 84 yards, 1 TD

    Receiving - Jamel Johnson, 5 receptions, 97 yards, 1 TD

    Kentucky

    Passing - Jalen Whitlow, 16-26, 186 yards, 2 TD

    Rushing - Jalen Whitlow, 10 carries, 101 yards, 2 TD

    Receiving - Jeff Badet, 4 receptions, 48 yards

    Quick Notes:

    This was the first meeting between the two schools. In fact, it was Kentucky's first-ever meeting against a SWAC opponent.
     
    Kentucky is 48-20 in Homecoming games since 1946.
     
    The Stoops brothers have now combined to win 199 games. Bob has won 156 at Oklahoma, Mike won 41 at Arizona and Mark has now won two at Kentucky.