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    Georgia Thumps Kentucky, 59-17


    By Tim Letcher
    SEC Digital Network

    Aaron Murray had four touchdown passes before leaving the game with a knee injury, as Georgia beat Kentucky 59-17 on Saturday night in Athens.

    Murray was 18-of-23 for 183 yards in the game before being injured. Hutson Mason replaced Murray and had a touchdown pass of his own.

    Todd Gurley had 77 yards on the ground and 90 yards receiving, including a pair of touchdown receptions.

    Georgia piled up 602 yards of total offense in the game, while holding Kentucky to 211.

    Statistical Leaders


    Passing - Maxwell Smith, 10-16, 149 yards, 1 TD

    Rushing - Dyshawn Mobley, 10 carries, 92 yards, 1 TD

    Receiving - Javess Blue, 5 receptions, 93 yards, 1 TD


    Passing - Hutson Mason, 13-19, 189 yards, 1 TD

    Rushing - Todd Gurley, 8 carries, 77 yards, 1 TD

    Receiving - Rhett McGowan, 7 receptions, 90 yards; Todd Gurley, 5 receptions, 90 yards, 2 TD

    Quick Notes:

    Georgia leads the series 53-12-2.
    Aaron Murray started his 52nd game, tying David Greene's school record for starts by a quarterback.
    Mark Richt earned his 125th career win in the game.