Kentucky defeated Mississippi State in front of 50,414 people inside Commonwealth Stadium on a field goal by Austin MacGinnis as time expired.
The freshman running back carried the ball 19 times, many in the wildcat formation, for 129 yards and scored a touchdown. He was not afraid to show emotion after the game.
MacGinnis bounced back after missing an easy 28 yard field goal in the first quarter to hit 4 field goals including the 51 yarder as time expired. He spoke about what his head coach said to him after the game.
The Kentucky offensive coordinator was also not afraid to show emotion after the game and spoke about his team’s toughness.